U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-564

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
16 Aug 1941Brest27 Aug 1941Brest12 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 12 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-564 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
22 Aug 1941U-564Reinhard Suhren Empire Oak484brOG-71A
22 Aug 1941U-564Reinhard Suhren Clonlara1,203irOG-71B
23 Aug 1941U-564Reinhard Suhren HMS Zinnia (K 98)900brOG-71C

3 ships sunk (2,587 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-564 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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