Patrol info for U-101
Date lookup for 19 Oct 1940
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|5 Oct 1940||Lorient||24 Oct 1940||Lorient||20 days|
Kptlt. Fritz Frauenheim
Oblt. Georg-Werner Fraatz
Oblt. Egon Reiner Freiherr von Schlippenbach
Oblt. Rolf Steinhaus
U-101's position on 19 Oct 1940
Ships hit by U-101 on this date
General Events during this patrol
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Attacks on U-101 during this patrol
19 Oct 1940
Despite being shelled by an armed freighter, U-101 completed the launch of torpedoes in a final attack on convoy SC 7 north of Ireland. The shells missed, landing astern as U-101 was turning away and zig-zagging. (Sources: Ritschel)
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