1870 — 1918
COUNTRY Deutschland LOT 49-0028
MATERIAL DIMENSIONS EAN 2000000502663
Fischer, Waldemar v. - WWI U-Boot photo grouping
Consigned by the grandson and never available on the market before!
Waldemar von Fischer (1189 - 1974) served as a WW1 u-boat commander during WWI and as chief of staff of the WWII shipyards St. Nazaire and La Rochelle during WWII. He became Danish Naval Commander Islands from August 1944 until the end of the war.
Von Fischer has sunk four steamers during WWI: Est, Ottokar, Maja, Laila. 5461 BRT in total. Please see other items at auction.
35 photos and postcards in total including some very rare WWI period time u-boat photographs. Many photos come with period time ink notes of him. Including a German identification card for detect Russian ships.