Italian submarines in World War Two

Italian Commanders

Francesco Niccoli

Born  13 Aug 1915Unie di Lussinpiccolo (Croatia)
Died  28 Feb 1943(27)Killed in action




1 Feb 1941 Croce di guerra al valore militare
30 Dec 1941 Croce di guerra al valore militare
18 Dec 1951 Medaglia d'argento al valore militare (posthumous)

Career information

TOPAZIO (G.M. officer): from 22.12.1939 to June 1942+.
TOPAZIO (G.M. resp.): from 23.04.1942 to 21.06.1942? (refit at Fiume).
F.R.111 (G.M. officer): from January 1943? to 28.02.1943 (sunk, killed).

Commands listed for Francesco Niccoli

Submarine Type Rank From To
Topazio (TP)Coastal / Sea goingG.M.23 Apr 194221 Jun 1942

Ships hit by Francesco Niccoli

No ships hit by this Commander.

War patrols listed for Francesco Niccoli

 SubmarineDateTimePortArr. dateArr. timeArr. portMilesDescription
Topazio (TP)23 Apr 1942Fiume21 Jun 1942FiumeLong refit in Fiume.

1 entries. 1 total patrol entries (0 marked as war patrols) and 0 events.

Italian Commanders

Italian Submarines