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Patrol info for U-106


DepartureArrival / FateDuration
26 Feb 1941Lorient17 Jun 1941Lorient112 days

Commander

Officers *


Oblt. Jürgen Oesten
1WO

Oblt. Hermann Rasch
WO

Karl Wunderlich

Patrol description

The translated war diary of U-106 for this patrol is available on our partner website: uboatarchive.net


Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-106

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We have daily positions for all 112 days on this patrol.

Departure from Lorient on 26 Feb 1941.
27 Feb 1941 - 28 Feb 1941 - 1 Mar 1941 - 2 Mar 1941 - 3 Mar 1941 - 4 Mar 1941 - 5 Mar 1941 - 6 Mar 1941 - 7 Mar 1941 - 8 Mar 1941 - 9 Mar 1941 - 10 Mar 1941 - 11 Mar 1941 - 12 Mar 1941 - 13 Mar 1941 - 14 Mar 1941 - 15 Mar 1941 - 16 Mar 1941 - 17 Mar 1941 - 18 Mar 1941 - 19 Mar 1941 - 20 Mar 1941 - 21 Mar 1941 - 22 Mar 1941 - 23 Mar 1941 - 24 Mar 1941 - 25 Mar 1941 - 26 Mar 1941 - 27 Mar 1941 - 28 Mar 1941 - 29 Mar 1941 - 30 Mar 1941 - 31 Mar 1941 - 1 Apr 1941 - 2 Apr 1941 - 3 Apr 1941 - 4 Apr 1941 - 5 Apr 1941 - 6 Apr 1941 - 7 Apr 1941 - 8 Apr 1941 - 9 Apr 1941 - 10 Apr 1941 - 11 Apr 1941 - 12 Apr 1941 - 13 Apr 1941 - 14 Apr 1941 - 15 Apr 1941 - 16 Apr 1941 - 17 Apr 1941 - 18 Apr 1941 - 19 Apr 1941 - 20 Apr 1941 - 21 Apr 1941 - 22 Apr 1941 - 23 Apr 1941 - 24 Apr 1941 - 25 Apr 1941 - 26 Apr 1941 - 27 Apr 1941 - 28 Apr 1941 - 29 Apr 1941 - 30 Apr 1941 - 1 May 1941 - 2 May 1941 - 3 May 1941 - 4 May 1941 - 5 May 1941 - 6 May 1941 - 7 May 1941 - 8 May 1941 - 9 May 1941 - 10 May 1941 - 11 May 1941 - 12 May 1941 - 13 May 1941 - 14 May 1941 - 15 May 1941 - 16 May 1941 - 17 May 1941 - 18 May 1941 - 19 May 1941 - 20 May 1941 - 21 May 1941 - 22 May 1941 - 23 May 1941 - 24 May 1941 - 25 May 1941 - 26 May 1941 - 27 May 1941 - 28 May 1941 - 29 May 1941 - 30 May 1941 - 31 May 1941 - 1 Jun 1941 - 2 Jun 1941 - 3 Jun 1941 - 4 Jun 1941 - 5 Jun 1941 - 6 Jun 1941 - 7 Jun 1941 - 8 Jun 1941 - 9 Jun 1941 - 10 Jun 1941 - 11 Jun 1941 - 12 Jun 1941 - 13 Jun 1941 - 14 Jun 1941 - 15 Jun 1941 - 16 Jun 1941 -
Arrival at Lorient on 17 Jun 1941.

Ships hit by U-106 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
11 Mar 1941U-106Jürgen Oesten Memnon7,506br
16 Mar 1941U-106Jürgen Oesten Almkerk6,810nl
17 Mar 1941U-106Jürgen Oesten Tapanoeli7,034nlSL-68
17 Mar 1941U-106Jürgen Oesten Andalusian3,082brSL-68
20 Mar 1941U-106Jürgen Oesten Meerkerk (d.)7,995nlSL-68
20 Mar 1941U-106Jürgen Oesten HMS Malaya (01) (d.)31,100brSL-68
24 Mar 1941U-106Jürgen Oesten Eastlea4,267br
30 May 1941U-106Jürgen Oesten Silveryew6,373br
31 May 1941U-106Jürgen Oesten Clan Macdougall6,843br
6 Jun 1941U-106Jürgen Oesten Sacramento Valley4,573brOB-324
 85,583

8 ships sunk (46,488 tons) and 2 ships damaged (39,095 tons).

Legend
We have a picture of this vessel.
(d.) means the ship was damaged.

General Events during this patrol

1941

5 Mar 1941. U-106 refuelled from the German supply ship Charlotte Schliemann at Las Palmas, Spain.

31 Mar 1941. U-106 was resupplied with fuel, provisions and 12 torpedoes by the German support ship Nordmark in mid Atlantic.

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Attacks on U-106 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-106 during this patrol.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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