WWI U-boat commanders

Erwin Sebelin

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 4/05)

Successes
13 ships sunk with a total of 24,684 GRT
1 ship taken as prize with a total of 539 GRT

Born:13 Mar 1888 Kiel 
Died:10 Mar 1917 North Sea 


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Ranks

1 Apr 1905 Seekadett
7 Apr 1906 Fähnrich zur See
28 Sep 1908 Leutnant zur See
27 Jan 1911 Oberleutnant zur See
24 Apr 1916 Kapitänleutnant

Decorations

 Iron Cross 2nd class
 Iron Cross 1st class

U-boat Commands

UC 4325 Oct 1916 - 10 Mar 1917 (+)

Notes

No entry found for this officer.

Ships hit by Erwin Sebelin

DateU-boat Name of shipType of shipTonsNat.
 
31 Dec 1916 UC 43 Lupus (p.)Steamer539nw
 
12 Jan 1917 UC 43 BrentwoodSteamer1,192br
15 Jan 1917 UC 43 BrabantSteamer1,492nw
15 Jan 1917 UC 43 Graafjeld728nw
20 Jan 1917 UC 43 PlanudesSteamer542br
27 Feb 1917 UC 43 Marie MadeleineSailing vessel45fr
1 Mar 1917 UC 43 MabellaSailing vessel1,637nw
1 Mar 1917 UC 43 StorenesSailing vessel1,870nw
6 Mar 1917 UC 43 CorneliaSteamer903br
6 Mar 1917 UC 43 Sawa MaruSteamer2,578jp
7 Mar 1917 UC 43 Baron WemyssSteamer1,605br
9 Mar 1917 UC 43 LauritsSailing vessel183da
13 Mar 1917 UC 43 NorwegianSteamer6,237br
22 Mar 1917 UC 43 MalmangerTanker5,672nw
 25,223
14 ships sunk (25,223 tons).


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

Media links


Kaiserliche Marine U-Boote 1914-1918

Dufeil, Yves

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