WWI U-boat commanders

Gottfried von Mayer

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 4/10)

1 ship sunk with a total of 3,575 GRT
1 ship taken as prize with a total of 850 GRT

Born:11 Aug 1890 Niederruppersdorf, Saxony 
Died:16 Oct 1918 North Sea 

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1 Apr 1910 Seekadett
15 Apr 1911 Fähnrich zur See
27 Sep 1913 Leutnant zur See
22 Mar 1916 Oberleutnant zur See


 Iron Cross 2nd class
 Iron Cross 1st class

U-boat Commands

UB 9021 Mar 1918 - 16 Oct 1918 (+)


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Ships hit by Gottfried von Mayer

DateU-boat Name of shipType of shipTonsNat.
29 Jul 1918 UB 90  Douro (p.)Steamer850da
3 Oct 1918 UB 90 EupionTanker3,575br
2 ships sunk (4,425 tons).

(p.) means the ship was taken as prize (included in ships & tonnage lost).
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Media links

Kaiserliche Marine U-Boote 1914-1918

Dufeil, Yves

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