WWI U-boat commanders

Arno Spindler

Korvettenkapitän (Crew 4/98)

Born:10 May 1880 Gleiwitz 
Died:18 May 1967 Hamburg 

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12 Apr 1898 Kadett
18 Apr 1899 Fähnrich zur See
13 Sep 1901 Leutnant zur See
28 Mar 1903 Oberleutnant zur See
9 Nov 1907 Kapitänleutnant
27 Jan 1915 Korvettenkapitän
8 Mar 1920 Fregattenkapitän
1 Apr 1922 Kapitän zur See
31 Oct 1925 Out of naval service
31 Oct 1925 Konteradmiral (Charakter)


prewar  Order of the Red Eagle
 Iron Cross 2nd class
 Iron Cross 1st class
 Military Merit Order (Bavaria)
 Hanseatic Cross
28 Apr 1918  Royal House Order of Hohenzollern
1918 or later  Friedrich-August Cross (Oldenburg)
1918 or later  War Merit Cross (Brunswick)


The rank of Kadett was renamed to Seekadett in about 1899.

Ships hit by Arno Spindler

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