Patrol info for U-47
Date lookup for 20 Oct 1940
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|14 Oct 1940||Lorient||23 Oct 1940||Lorient||10 days|
Kptlt. Günther Prien
Oblt. Hans-Werner Kraus
Oblt. Amelung von Varendorff
U-47's position on 20 Oct 1940
Ships hit by U-47 on this date
|Date||U-boat||Commander||Name of ship||Tons||Nat.||Convoy||Map|
|20 Oct 1940||U-47||Günther Prien||La Estancia||5,185||br||HX-79||A|
|20 Oct 1940||U-47||Günther Prien||Whitford Point||5,026||br||HX-79||B|
|20 Oct 1940||U-47||Günther Prien||Athelmonarch (d.)||8,995||br||HX-79||C|
2 ships sunk (10,211 tons) and 1 ship damaged (8,995 tons).
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Attacks on U-47 during this patrol
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