U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-48


DepartureArrival / FateDuration
3 Apr 1940Kiel20 Apr 1940Kiel18 days

Commander

Officers *


Kptlt. Herbert Schultze
1WO

Oblt. Reinhard Suhren
2WO

Ltn. Otto Ites
ObStrm

Herbert Engel

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-48

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We have 17 daily positions for the 18 days U-48 was at sea.

Ships hit by U-48 during this patrol

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-48 during this patrol

13 Apr 1940
While attempting to attack the destroyer screen around HMS Warspite U-48 was depth charged, but escaped with minor damage. (Sources: Blair, vol 1, page 152)

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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