Patrol info for U-48
Date lookup for 18 Sep 1940
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|8 Sep 1940||Lorient||25 Sep 1940||Lorient||18 days|
Kptlt. Heinrich Bleichrodt
Oblt. Reinhard Suhren
Ltn. Otto Ites
U-48's position on 18 Sep 1940
Ships hit by U-48 on this date
|Date||U-boat||Commander||Name of ship||Tons||Nat.||Convoy||Map|
|18 Sep 1940||U-48||Heinrich Bleichrodt||City of Benares||11,081||br||OB-213||A|
|18 Sep 1940||U-48||Heinrich Bleichrodt||Marina||5,088||br||OB-213||B|
|18 Sep 1940||U-48||Heinrich Bleichrodt||Magdalena||3,118||br||SC-3||C|
3 ships sunk (19,287 tons).
General Events during this patrol
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Attacks on U-48 during this patrol
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