WWI U-boat commanders

Gernot Goetting

Korvettenkapitän (Crew 4/99)

Successes
4 ships sunk with a total of 12,742 GRT

Born:24 Apr 1882  
Died:8 Aug 1930  


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Ranks

10 Apr 1899 Seekadett
10 Apr 1900 Fähnrich zur See
21 Mar 1903 Leutnant zur See
21 Mar 1905 Oberleutnant zur See
5 Sep 1909 Kapitänleutnant
19 Apr 1918 Korvettenkapitän
10 Sep 1920 Out of naval service

Decorations

 Iron Cross 2nd class
 Iron Cross 1st class

U-boat Commands

U 15317 Nov 1917 - 31 Jul 1918

Notes

Original promotion date to Kapitänleutnant was September 5, 1909 but out of service for some time, so seniority by 1918 had been adjusted to January 27, 1910.

Ships hit by Gernot Goetting

DateU-boat Name of shipType of shipTonsNat.
 
15 Mar 1918 U 153 AlessandraSailing vessel2,394it
14 Apr 1918 U 153 Santa IsabelSteamer2,023br
25 Apr 1918 U 153 Willow BranchQ-ship3,314br
9 May 1918 U 153 EnrichettaSteamer5,011it
 12,742
4 ships sunk (12,742 tons).

Media links


Kaiserliche Marine U-Boote 1914-1918

Dufeil, Yves

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