Patrol info for U-20
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|24 Aug 1939||Kiel||31 Aug 1939||Wilhelmshaven||8 days|
|1 Sep 1939||Wilhelmshaven||20 Sep 1939||Kiel||20 days|
Kptlt. Karl-Heinz Moehle
Ordered to observe the shipping in the North Sea, but recalled on 29 August.
Second part of the first war patrol in the North Sea. The boat operated between Shetland and Bergen, Norway. Nothing sighted.
Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-20
We have 5 daily positions for the 28 days U-20 was at sea.
Departure from Wilhelmshaven on 1 Sep 1939.
2 Sep 1939 - 3 Sep 1939 - 4 Sep 1939 - 5 Sep 1939 - 6 Sep 1939 - 7 Sep 1939 - 8 Sep 1939 - 9 Sep 1939 - 10 Sep 1939 - 11 Sep 1939 - 12 Sep 1939 - 13 Sep 1939 - 14 Sep 1939 - 15 Sep 1939 - 16 Sep 1939 - 17 Sep 1939 - 18 Sep 1939 - 19 Sep 1939 -
Arrival at Kiel on 20 Sep 1939.
Ships hit by U-20 during this patrol
General Events during this patrol
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Attacks on U-20 during this patrol
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