U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-564

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
17 Jun 1941Kiel27 Jul 1941Brest41 days


Officers *

Oblt. Reinhard Suhren

Oblt. Friedrich Mumm

Ltn. Hans-Ferdinand Geisler

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-564

We have daily positions for all 41 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-564 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
27 Jun 1941U-564Reinhard Suhren Maasdam8,812nlHX-133A
27 Jun 1941U-564Reinhard Suhren Malaya II8,651brHX-133B
27 Jun 1941U-564Reinhard Suhren Kongsgaard (d.)9,467nwHX-133C
29 Jun 1941U-564Reinhard Suhren Hekla1,215isD

3 ships sunk (18,678 tons) and 1 ship damaged (9,467 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.
(d.) means the ship was damaged.

General Events during this patrol

We have no events listed for this patrol.

Add more events! If you know of an interesting event either missing from this date or an upcoming event that you'd like to share please contact us. We continuously update these databases.

Attacks on U-564 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-564 duing this patrol.

If you believe we have omitted an attack on U-564 please let us know.

See all patrols for U-564

* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

Return to U-boat Patrols main page