WWI U-boat commanders

Max Ploen

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 4/09)

1 ship damaged with a total of 502 GRT

Born:3 Apr 1891 Straßburg 
Died:5 Oct 1917 North Sea 

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1 Apr 1909 Seekadett
12 Apr 1910 Fähnrich zur See
19 Sep 1912 Leutnant zur See
2 May 1915 Oberleutnant zur See


 Iron Cross 2nd class
 Military Merit Cross (Mecklenburg-Schwerin)
 Iron Cross 1st class

U-boat Commands

UB 4114 Sep 1917 - 5 Oct 1917 (+)


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Ships hit by Max Ploen

DateU-boat Name of shipType of shipTonsNat.
3 Oct 1917 UB 41 Clydebrae (d.)Steamer502br
1 ship damaged (502 tons).

(d.) means the ship was damaged.

Media links

Kaiserliche Marine U-Boote 1914-1918

Dufeil, Yves

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