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Death card to the Dalhoff cousins


Fritz(Friedrich) Dalhoff: Obermaschinenmaat on the U-257. On the death card one can see he was awarded the Iron Cross Second Class and the U-Boat War Badge.


The U-257 had moved to St. Nazaire and she departed from this French Atlantic port on 2 January 1944. On 24 February, she was attacked and sunk in mid-Atlantic(north of the Azores) by the Canadian frigate HMCS Waskesiu, assisted by HMS Nene. Thirty men died in the sinking, there were nineteen survivors.


Hans Bludau (Dalhoff): Oberwachtmeister der Schutzpolizei, KIA on the 16th of March 1945 in  Idrija, Slovenia


condition: good, normal traces of aging

sterbebild-death card Dalhoff relatives ObermaschinenmaatU-257 KIA 24.2.1944

SKU: 23125
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