U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-47

Date lookup for 25 Mar 1940

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
11 Mar 1940Wilhelmshaven29 Mar 1940Wilhelmshaven19 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Günther Prien

Oblt. Hans-Werner Kraus

Oblt. Amelung von Varendorff

U-47's position on 25 Mar 1940

Ships hit by U-47 on this date

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
25 Mar 1940U-47Günther Prien Britta1,146daA

1 ship sunk (1,146 tons).

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