U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-21

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
27 Jan 1940Kiel9 Feb 1940Wilhelmshaven14 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Wolf-Harro Stiebler

Oblt. Robert Bartels

Patrol description

Patrol in the North Sea off the east coast of Scotland.

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-21

We have daily positions for all 14 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-21 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
31 Jan 1940U-21Wolf-Harro Stiebler Vidar1,353daA

1 ship sunk (1,353 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-21 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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