WWI U-boat commanders

Freiherr Volkhard von Bothmer

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 4/00)

15 ships sunk with a total of 26,218 GRT
2 ships damaged with a total of 5,755 GRT

Born:27 Aug 1882  
Died:20 Mar 1948  

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19 Apr 1901 Fähnrich zur See
27 Sep 1903 Leutnant zur See
30 Mar 1906 Oberleutnant zur See
10 Apr 1911 Kapitänleutnant


prewar  Order of the Red Eagle
 Iron Cross 2nd class
 Iron Cross 1st class

U-boat Commands

U 5416 May 1916 - 19 May 1917
UC 235 Jul 1917 - 14 Dec 1917


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Media links

Kaiserliche Marine U-Boote 1914-1918

Dufeil, Yves

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