WWI U-boat commanders

Hugo Thielmann

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 4/08)

Successes
18 ships sunk with a total of 21,385 GRT
3 ships damaged with a total of 16,705 GRT

Born:19 Jun 1889  
Died:15 Mar 1918 Bay of Kiel 


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Ranks

1 Apr 1908 Seekadett
10 Apr 1909 Fähnrich zur See
27 Sep 1911 Leutnant zur See
19 Sep 1914 Oberleutnant zur See

Decorations

 Iron Cross 2nd class
 Iron Cross 1st class

U-boat Commands

UC 14 Nov 1916 - 16 Dec 1916
UC 18 Jan 1917 - 17 Mar 1917
UB 1618 Mar 1917 - 22 Apr 1917
UC 7126 Apr 1917 - 9 Jun 1917
UC 699 Aug 1917 - 6 Dec 1917
UB 1067 Feb 1918 - 18 Mar 1918

Notes

No entry found for this officer.

Ships hit by Hugo Thielmann

DateU-boat Name of shipType of shipTonsNat.
 
15 Jan 1917 UC 1 Port NicholsonSteamer8,418br
20 Apr 1917 UB 16 ArieMotor fishing vessel107nl
2 May 1917 UC 71 WestlandFishing vessel108nl
5 May 1917 UC 71 SimonTrawler150nl
15 May 1917 UC 71 BoreasAuxiliary motor192nl
16 May 1917 UC 71 Hendrika JohanaSailing vessel134nl
17 May 1917 UC 71 JakobaFishing vessel (sail)107nl
17 May 1917 UC 71 MercuriusFishing vessel (sail)80nl
18 May 1917 UC 71 AnnettaMotor vessel177nl
1 Sep 1917 UC 69 EratoSteamer2,041br
2 Sep 1917 UC 69 Ker DurandFishing vessel (dundee)56fr
2 Sep 1917 UC 69 RytonhallSteamer4,203br
4 Sep 1917 UC 69 Sadi CarnotSailing vessel354fr
5 Sep 1917 UC 69  Alesia (d.)Passenger steamer6,006fr
15 Sep 1917 UC 69 SommeinaSteamer3,317br
26 Sep 1917 UC 69 AcornSailing vessel112br
26 Sep 1917 UC 69  Port Victor (d.)Steamer7,280br
6 Oct 1917 UC 69 LamartineSailing vessel424fr
6 Oct 1917 UC 69 Le Coq (d.)Tanker3,419br
2 Nov 1917 UC 69 FarralineSteamer1,226br
27 Nov 1917 UC 69 GladysSteamer179br
 38,090
18 ships sunk (21,385 tons) and 3 ships damaged (16,705 tons).


Legend
(d.) means the ship was damaged.
We have a picture of this vessel.

Media links


Kaiserliche Marine U-Boote 1914-1918

Dufeil, Yves

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