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Patrol info for U-69

Date lookup for 21 Mar 1941


DepartureArrival / FateDuration
18 Mar 1941Lorient11 Apr 1941Lorient25 days

Commander

Officers *


Kptlt. Jost Metzler
1WO

Oblt. G√ľnther Heydemann
2WO

Hans-Botho Bade

U-69's position on 21 Mar 1941

Ships hit by U-69 on this date

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Attacks on U-69 during this patrol

21 Mar 1941
The boat was depth charged for several hours by two convoy escorts from an inbound convoy from Halifax. No damage to the boat reported. (Sources: Blair, vol 1, page 259)

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