U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-564

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
9 Jul 1942Brest18 Sep 1942Brest72 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Reinhard Suhren

Oblt. Ulf Lawaetz

Ltn. Herbert Waldschmidt

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

We have 70 daily positions for the 72 days U-564 was at sea.

Ships hit by U-564 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
19 Jul 1942U-564Reinhard Suhren Lavington Court5,372brOS-34A
19 Jul 1942U-564Reinhard Suhren Empire Hawksbill5,724brOS-34B
19 Aug 1942U-564Reinhard Suhren British Consul6,940brTAW(S)C
19 Aug 1942U-564Reinhard Suhren Empire Cloud5,969brTAW(S)D
30 Aug 1942U-564Reinhard Suhren Vardaas8,176nwE

5 ships sunk (32,181 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.

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