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

Decorations

Iron Cross 2nd class
Iron Cross 1st class
Hanseatic Cross
23 Jul 1917Hausorden von 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

No entry found for this officer.

Media links


Kaiserliche Marine U-Boote 1914-1918

Dufeil, Yves

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