WWI U-boat commanders

Martin Hoffmann

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 4/07)

No ships sunk or damaged

Born:22 Jun 1888  
Died:9 Sep 1918 North Sea 

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3 Apr 1907 Seekadett
21 Apr 1908 Fähnrich zur See
28 Sep 1910 Leutnant zur See
19 Sep 1914 Oberleutnant zur See


U-boat Commands

U 7918 Aug 1918 - 26 Aug 1918


Hoffmann left the Kaiserliche Marine before the war but returned to duty in January 1917, with a seniority date of September 14, 1914 as an Oberleutnant zur See. He was killed while serving as a commander-in-training on U 92, which sank on a mine in the Northern Barrage on September 9, 1918.

Media links

Kaiserliche Marine U-Boote 1914-1918

Dufeil, Yves

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