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Patrol info for U-13

Date lookup for 21 Apr 1940

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
21 Apr 1940Bergen2 May 1940Kiel12 days


Officers *

Oblt. Max-Martin Schulte

Patrol description

Formed U-boat group 6 (Pentland Firth) together with U-19, U-57, U-58 and U-59 for Operation Weseruebung, the German invasion of Denmark and Norway. On 11 April, the boat was ordered to patrol off the Orkney Islands.

Second part of patrol for Operation Weseruebung, after the boat went to Bergen for repairs and resupply.

U-13's position on 21 Apr 1940

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