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Patrol info for U-37

Date lookup for 23 Aug 1940

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
17 Aug 1940Lorient30 Aug 1940Lorient14 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Victor Oehrn

Ltn. Hans-G√ľnther Kuhlmann

U-37's position on 23 Aug 1940

Ships hit by U-37 on this date

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
23 Aug 1940U-37Victor Oehrn Keret1,718nwOA-200A
23 Aug 1940U-37Victor Oehrn Severn Leigh5,242brOA-200B

2 ships sunk (6,960 tons).

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