U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-564

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
18 Jan 1942La Pallice6 Mar 1942Brest48 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Reinhard Suhren

Oblt. Clemens Schöler

Ltn. Hans-Ferdinand Geisler
WO sea training

Eberhard Rieger

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

We have daily positions for all 48 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-564 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
11 Feb 1942U-564Reinhard Suhren Victolite11,410caA
16 Feb 1942U-564Reinhard Suhren Opalia (d.)6,195brB

1 ship sunk (11,410 tons) and 1 ship damaged (6,195 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.

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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