WWI U-boat commanders

Freiherr Wilhelm von Fircks

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 4/01)

Successes
14 ships sunk with a total of 28,050 GRT
1 ship damaged with a total of 6,526 GRT

Born:31 Dec 1881  
Died:14 May 1917 Horns Reef 


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Ranks

29 Sep 1904 Leutnant zur See
30 Mar 1906 Oberleutnant zur See
11 Nov 1911 Kapitänleutnant

Decorations

 Iron Cross 2nd class
 Iron Cross 1st class

U-boat Commands

U 597 Sep 1916 - 14 May 1917 (+)

Notes

No entry found for this officer.

Media links


Kaiserliche Marine U-Boote 1914-1918

Dufeil, Yves

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