WWI U-boat commanders

Karl Vesper

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 4/07)

Successes
24 ships sunk with a total of 17,535 GRT
4 warships sunk with a total of 7,246 tons
2 ships damaged with a total of 19,669 GRT
1 warship damaged with a total of 1,260 tons
3 ships taken as prize with a total of 2,716 GRT

Born:11 Nov 1889  
Died:23 Dec 1984  


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Ranks

28 Sep 1910 Leutnant zur See
27 Sep 1913 Oberleutnant zur See
14 Oct 1917 Kapitänleutnant

Decorations

 Iron Cross 2nd class
 Iron Cross 1st class
 Hanseatic Cross
23 Jul 1917  Royal House Order of Hohenzollern

U-boat Commands

UC 410 Jun 1915 - 28 Dec 1915
UB 3118 Mar 1916 - 11 Aug 1916
UC 2725 Jul 1916 - 7 Feb 1917
UC 5812 Mar 1917 - 19 Apr 1918
U 781 Mar 1918 - 26 Apr 1918

Notes

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Media links


Kaiserliche Marine U-Boote 1914-1918

Dufeil, Yves

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