WWI U-boat commanders

Martin Nitzsche

Korvettenkapitän (Crew 4/00)

1 ship sunk with a total of 7,484 GRT

Born:8 Nov 1883  
Died:25 Aug 1944  

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7 Apr 1900 Seekadett
19 Apr 1901 Fähnrich zur See
27 Sep 1903 Leutnant zur See
11 May 1905 Oberleutnant zur See
22 Mar 1910 Kapitänleutnant
29 Oct 1918 Korvettenkapitän
22 Nov 1919 Out of naval service


 Iron Cross 2nd class
 Iron Cross 1st class

U-boat Commands

U 1085 Dec 1917 - 11 Nov 1918


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Ships hit by Martin Nitzsche

DateU-boat Name of shipType of shipTonsNat.
15 Jul 1918 U 108  BarungaSteamer7,484br
1 ship sunk (7,484 tons).

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Media links

Kaiserliche Marine U-Boote 1914-1918

Dufeil, Yves

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