WWI U-boat commanders

Freiherr Ernst von Wangenheim

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 4/09)

1 ship sunk with a total of 255 GRT

Born:14 Jul 1891  
Died:6 Dec 1945 USSR 

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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
28 Jan 1920 Kapitänleutnant (Charakter)
28 Jan 1920 Out of naval service


 Iron Cross 2nd class
 Iron Cross 1st class

U-boat Commands

UC 2514 Dec 1917 - 15 Feb 1918


No entry found for this officer.

Ships hit by Ernst von Wangenheim

DateU-boat Name of shipType of shipTonsNat.
23 Feb 1918 UC 25 MarionNavy trawler255br
1 ship sunk (255 tons).

Media links

Kaiserliche Marine U-Boote 1914-1918

Dufeil, Yves

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