Raimund Weisbach (16 September 1886 – 16 June 1970) was an officer of the Kaiserliche Marine, and a U-boat commander during the First World War. He was the torpedo officer on the German U-boat, the U-20, who saw to the preparation and firing of the torpedo that sank the RMS Lusitania on 7 May 1915. He went on to become a successful commander, sinking 36 ships before being captured when his submarine was sunk by the Royal Navy.

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  • Raimund Weisbach (* 16. September 1886 in Breslau; † 16. Juni 1970 in Hamburg) war ein deutscher U-Boot-Kommandant im Ersten Weltkrieg. Er wurde vor allem dafür bekannt, dass er als Wachoffizier auf U 20 am 7. Mai 1915 den verhängnisvollen Torpedo auf die Lusitania schoss. Als U-Boot-Kommandant versenkte er später mit U 19 und U 81 36 Schiffe. (de)
  • Raimund Weisbach (16 September 1886 – 16 June 1970) was an officer of the Kaiserliche Marine, and a U-boat commander during the First World War. He was the torpedo officer on the German U-boat, the U-20, who saw to the preparation and firing of the torpedo that sank the RMS Lusitania on 7 May 1915. He went on to become a successful commander, sinking 36 ships before being captured when his submarine was sunk by the Royal Navy. (en)
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  • 1886-9-16
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  • 1970-6-16
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  • , 16 March – 10 August 1916
  • , 22 August 1916 – 1 May 1917
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  • Recient of the Iron Cross (en)
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  • Raimund Weisbach (* 16. September 1886 in Breslau; † 16. Juni 1970 in Hamburg) war ein deutscher U-Boot-Kommandant im Ersten Weltkrieg. Er wurde vor allem dafür bekannt, dass er als Wachoffizier auf U 20 am 7. Mai 1915 den verhängnisvollen Torpedo auf die Lusitania schoss. Als U-Boot-Kommandant versenkte er später mit U 19 und U 81 36 Schiffe. (de)
  • Raimund Weisbach (16 September 1886 – 16 June 1970) was an officer of the Kaiserliche Marine, and a U-boat commander during the First World War. He was the torpedo officer on the German U-boat, the U-20, who saw to the preparation and firing of the torpedo that sank the RMS Lusitania on 7 May 1915. He went on to become a successful commander, sinking 36 ships before being captured when his submarine was sunk by the Royal Navy. (en)
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  • Raimund Weisbach (de)
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