Patrol info for U-701
Date lookup for 15 Jun 1942
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|20 May 1942||Lorient||7 Jul 1942||Lost||49 days|
Kptlt. Horst Degen
U-701's position on 15 Jun 1942
Ships hit by U-701 on this date
|Date||U-boat||Commander||Name of ship||Tons||Nat.||Convoy||Map|
|15 Jun 1942||U-701||Horst Degen||HMS Kingston Ceylonite (FY 214) [Mine]||448||br||KN-109||A|
|15 Jun 1942||U-701||Horst Degen||USS Bainbridge (DD 246) (d.) [Mine]||1,190||am||KN-109||B|
|15 Jun 1942||U-701||Horst Degen||Robert C. Tuttle (d.) [Mine]||11,615||am||KN-109||C|
|15 Jun 1942||U-701||Horst Degen||Esso Augusta (d.) [Mine]||11,237||am||KN-109||D|
1 ship sunk (448 tons) and 3 ships damaged (24,042 tons).
General Events during this patrol
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Attacks on U-701 during this patrol
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Mine-laying operations during this patrol
U-701 laid mines on the following dates during this patrol:
|11 Jun 1942||CA 7373||Virginia Beach, off Cape Henry||15 TMB|
* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.