Death card to an Unteroffizier. He died of wounds on the hospital ship “Ubena”. The ship was build in 1928.


1928  :   Ubena for Deutsche Ost-Afrika Linie

1939  :   Commandeered by German Navy to serve as a U-Boat Depot Ship

1945  :   Role changed to German Hospital Ship

1945  :   Seized by the Allies at Travemunde as war reparation

1945  :   Assigned by British Government for Trooping and renamed S.S. Empire Ken

Roman Kolbeck
Born: 7 Feb 1920 Furth im Wald, Landkreis Cham, Bavaria, Germany
Died: 30 Apr 1945 (age 25)

Burried: Copenhagen, Kobenhavns Kommune, Hovedstaden, Denmark
Block E Reihe 3 Grab 2773

Shows normal traces of wear.

Code: B23204