U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-47

Date lookup for 12 Oct 1939

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
8 Oct 1939Kiel17 Oct 1939Wilhelmshaven10 days


Officers *

Kptlt. G√ľnther Prien

Oblt. Engelbert Endrass

Oblt. Amelung von Varendorff

Wilhelm Spahr

Patrol description

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U-47's position on 12 Oct 1939

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