WWI U-boat commanders

Heinrich Metzger

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 4/03)

Successes
25 ships sunk with a total of 52,483 GRT
1 warship sunk with a total of 1,290 tons
3 ships damaged with a total of 9,500 GRT
1 ship taken as prize with a total of 1,046 GRT

Born:24 Jun 1884  
Died:  

Heinrich Metzger

Ranks

1 Apr 1903 Seekadett
15 Apr 1904 Fähnrich zur See
28 Sep 1906 Leutnant zur See
27 Mar 1909 Oberleutnant zur See
27 Jan 1915 Kapitänleutnant
27 Dec 1919 Out of naval service

Decorations

 Iron Cross 2nd class
 Iron Cross 1st class
 Friedrich-August Cross (Oldenburg)

U-boat Commands

U 4728 Feb 1916 - 27 Aug 1917
U 6328 Aug 1917 - 14 Oct 1917
U 3915 Oct 1917 - 18 May 1918
U 16321 Aug 1918 - 11 Nov 1918

Notes

No entry found for this officer.

Media links


Kaiserliche Marine U-Boote 1914-1918

Dufeil, Yves

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