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Patrol info for U-79

Date lookup for 27 Jun 1941

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
5 Jun 1941Kiel5 Jul 1941Lorient31 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Wolfgang Kaufmann

Oblt. Wilhelm von Mässenhausen
WO training

Hans-Erich Kummetz

U-79's position on 27 Jun 1941

Ships hit by U-79 on this date

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
27 Jun 1941U-79Wolfgang Kaufmann Tibia (d.)10,356nlHX-133A

1 ship damaged (10,356 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.

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