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Graves of 29 men of U-85

NameGraves of 29 men of U-85
Date added4 Feb 2002
TypeCemetery
CityHampton Roads, VA
CountryUSA

DetailsThe bodies of twenty-nine men of U-85 were recovered and buried with full military honors in Hampton National Cemetery.

The graves are grouped together in one of the two cemeteries of Hampton National Cemetery. There is not much information on the headstones. Some reflect only the last name. Below is the list of names in alphabetical order, exactly as they appear on the headstones, followed by the grave numbers.

ALBIG, Herbert - 701
ADRIAN, Heinrich - 711
AMMAN, Gerhard - 712
BEHLA - 714
DEGENKOLB, Erich - 694
GANZL - 697
HAHNEFODT - 690
HANSEN, O. - 695
HELLER, H. - 689
KAISER, Helmut - 710
KARL, Herbert Machinist German Navy - 708
KIEFER - 706
KLEIBRINK, Josef - 692
LETZIG, Jan - 699
METGE - 713
PIOTROWSKI, Artur - 707
PRANTLE, O. - 687
ROEDER - 693
UNGETHUM - 698
SANGER, Hans - 688
SCHOEN - 702
SCHULTES, Karl - 700
SCHULZ - 705
SCHULZE - 704
SCHUMACHER, Werner - 696
SPODDIC, Horst - 691
STROBEL, Friederich - 715
WASCHMAN - 709
WEIDMANN, Konstantin - 703

Many thanks to Jay Schmitz for providing the names and numbers.


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