Personal recollections of Hans Von Mohl

Scope and Content

2 typescript copies of recollections published in a South African newspaper in 1930 (nd); Typescript letter to Peter Liddle with recollections (13 April 1973); Typed transcript of an interview recorded with Peter Liddle (May 1973).

Administrative / Biographical History

Hans Von Mohl, born in Berlin in 1882, was a Captain, later Lieutenant Commander, who served with both the German and Turkish Navy on board the Breslau and the Goeben in the Eastern Mediterranean and the Dardanelles from 1913, and commanded a submarine in the North and Irish Seas and on the coast of Asia Minor from 1917.

Access Information

Access is unrestricted.

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by Hans Von Mohl in 1973.


In German and English.

Other Finding Aids

Alternative Form Available


Related Material

Tapes 92 and 85: interview recorded with Peter Liddle in May 1973.