U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-59

Date lookup for 17 Dec 1939

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
14 Dec 1939Wilhelmshaven19 Dec 1939Kiel6 days


Officers *

Oblt. Harald Jürst

U-59's position on 17 Dec 1939

Ships hit by U-59 on this date

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
17 Dec 1939U-59Harald Jürst Bogø1,214daA
17 Dec 1939U-59Harald Jürst Jaegersborg1,245daB

2 ships sunk (2,459 tons).

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