WWI U-boat commanders

Freiherr Wilhelm von Fircks

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 4/01)

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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22 Apr 1902 Fähnrich zur See
29 Sep 1904 Leutnant zur See
30 Mar 1906 Oberleutnant zur See
11 Nov 1911 Kapitänleutnant


 Iron Cross 2nd class
 Iron Cross 1st class

U-boat Commands

U 597 Sep 1916 - 14 May 1917 (+)


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Media links

Kaiserliche Marine U-Boote 1914-1918

Dufeil, Yves

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