Patrol info for U-21
Date lookup for 21 Mar 1940
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|21 Mar 1940||Wilhelmshaven||27 Mar 1940||Mandal, Norway||7 days|
Kptlt. Wolf-Harro Stiebler
Oblt. Robert Bartels
Patrol in the North Sea off Southern Norway. At 23.30 hours on 26 March, U-21 ran aground at the Norwegian coast on Oddknuppen Island following a navigational error. The boat was interned by Norway, refloated on 28 March and towed to Mandal, later to Kristiansand-Marviken. After U-21 was recaptured by Germany in April 1940 it was transferred to Kiel and returned to service as training boat after being repaired.
U-21's position on 21 Mar 1940
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