Patrol info for U-79
Date lookup for 12 Aug 1941
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|21 Jul 1941||Lorient||16 Aug 1941||Lorient||27 days|
Kptlt. Wolfgang Kaufmann
Oblt. Wilhelm von Mässenhausen
U-79's position on 12 Aug 1941
Ships hit by U-79 on this date
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Attacks on U-79 during this patrol
12 Aug 1941
The boat was heavily depth charged by convoy escorts near the Portuguese coast and forced to abort its attack. (Sources: Blair, vol 1, page 336)
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