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please can someone find me a picture of Gustav Amberger Kapitänleutnant he was the captain

of the u-boat which sunk the kirkland on 20th august 1917, i have all info about the incident

and info on the sub but cannot find a picture of the man, i found one on google but wasnt very plain

ty shirl

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Hello,

the mine which struck the "Kirkland" was laid by U 80 when Alfred von Glasenapp was commander.

I know that the "Deutsches U-Boot-Museum", the former "U-Boot-Archiv", have a picture of him in the photo collection.

Best wishes,

Simon

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Hello,

the mine which struck the "Kirkland" was laid by U 80 when Alfred von Glasenapp was commander.

I know that the "Deutsches U-Boot-Museum", the former "U-Boot-Archiv", have a picture of him in the photo collection.

Best wishes,

Simon

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thank you Tone Joe and Simon

simon the kirkland was hit by a U-80 the captain was Gustav Amberger, here is a link from uboat.net, the kirkland was a minesweeper in the shetland she was a miford haven based trawler from pembrokeshire and my Great Uncle Ernest Axford got killed aboard her while escorting the oiler kremlin the U-Boat hit, best thing about it is that the U-Boat was broke up in Swansea as a few of the men on the kirkland were welsh i find it very fitting that she was broke up for scrap in swansea after being captured.

thanks guys <3 shirl

Hello,

the mine which struck the "Kirkland" was laid by U 80 when Alfred von Glasenapp was commander.

I know that the "Deutsches U-Boot-Museum", the former "U-Boot-Archiv", have a picture of him in the photo collection.

Best wishes,

Simon

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thank you Tone Joe and Simon

simon the kirkland was hit by a U-80 the captain was Gustav Amberger, here is a link from uboat.net, the kirkland was a minesweeper in the shetland she was a miford haven based trawler from pembrokeshire and my Great Uncle Ernest Axford got killed aboard her while escorting the oiler kremlin the U-Boat hit, best thing about it is that the U-Boat was broke up in Swansea as a few of the men on the kirkland were welsh i find it very fitting that she was broke up for scrap in swansea after being captured.

thanks guys <3 shirl

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sorry here is the link

http://www.uboat.net/wwi/ships_hit/search.php

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