WWI U-boat commanders

Fritz Schmolling

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 4/04)

Successes
4 ships sunk with a total of 10,941 GRT
1 ship damaged with a total of 3,998 GRT

Born:10 Mar 1886  
Died:  


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Ranks

6 Apr 1904 Seekadett
11 Apr 1905 Fähnrich zur See
16 Mar 1908 Leutnant zur See
29 Aug 1910 Oberleutnant zur See
17 Oct 1915 Kapitänleutnant
27 Dec 1919 Out of naval service
1 Apr 1930 Korvettenkapitän (Ergänzungsoffizier)

Decorations

 Iron Cross 2nd class

U-boat Commands

U 752 May 1917 - 13 Dec 1917

Notes

No entry found for this officer.

Ships hit by Fritz Schmolling

DateU-boat Name of shipType of shipTonsNat.
 
10 Aug 1917 U 75 SolglimtSailing vessel1,037nw
16 Aug 1917 U 75 PalatineSteamer2,110br
3 Sep 1917 U 75 TreverbynSteamer4,163br
22 Nov 1917 U 75 King IdwalSteamer3,631br
10 Dec 1917 U 75 Aureole (d.)Tanker3,998br
 14,939
4 ships sunk (10,941 tons) and 1 ship damaged (3,998 tons).


Legend
(d.) means the ship was damaged.

Media links


Kaiserliche Marine U-Boote 1914-1918

Dufeil, Yves

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