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Patrol info for U-37


DepartureArrival / FateDuration
30 Mar 1940Wilhelmshaven18 Apr 1940Wilhelmshaven20 days

Commander

Officers *


KrvKpt. Werner Hartmann
1WO

Ltn. Asmus Nicolai Clausen
3WO

Hans-G√ľnther Kuhlmann

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-37

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We have 19 daily positions for the 20 days U-37 was at sea.

Ships hit by U-37 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
10 Apr 1940U-37Werner Hartmann Sveaborg9,076sw
10 Apr 1940U-37Werner Hartmann Tosca5,128nw
12 Apr 1940U-37Werner Hartmann Stancliffe4,511br
 18,715

3 ships sunk (18,715 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

1940

4 Apr 1940. In the North Atlantic, U-37 was supplied with fuel and oil by the German raider Ship 16 (Atlantis).

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Attacks on U-37 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-37 during this patrol.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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