WWI U-boat commanders

Johannes Spieß

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 4/07)

Successes
39 ships sunk with a total of 77,455 GRT
1 auxiliary warship sunk with a total of 1,261 GRT
2 ships damaged with a total of 4,052 GRT
1 ship taken as prize with a total of 733 GRT

Born:25 Jul 1888  
Died:30 Mar 1972 Hamburg 

Johannes Spieß

Ranks

28 Sep 1910Leutnant zur See
27 Sep 1913Oberleutnant zur See
13 Dec 1917Kapitänleutnant

Decorations

Iron Cross 2nd class
Iron Cross 1st class
Military Merit Order (Bayern)
26 Mar 1918Hausorden von Hohenzollern

U-boat Commands

U 912 Jan 1915 - 19 Apr 1916
U 1911 Aug 1916 - 4 Jul 1917
U 5219 Sep 1917 - 29 Oct 1917
U 1917 Nov 1917 - 31 May 1918
U 13520 Jun 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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