U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-5

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
24 Aug 1939Neustadt8 Sep 1939Kiel16 days


Officers *

Kptlt. G√ľnter Kutschmann

Ltn. Georg Staats

Patrol description

Ordered to observe the shipping in the Kattegat. On 29 August, the boat resupplied in Kiel and then went back to the patrol area.

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-5

We have daily positions for all 16 days on this patrol.

Departure from Neustadt on 24 Aug 1939.
25 Aug 1939 - 26 Aug 1939 - 27 Aug 1939 - 28 Aug 1939 -
Arrival at Kiel on 29 Aug 1939.

Departure from Kiel on 30 Aug 1939.
31 Aug 1939 - 1 Sep 1939 - 2 Sep 1939 - 3 Sep 1939 - 4 Sep 1939 - 5 Sep 1939 - 6 Sep 1939 - 7 Sep 1939 -
Arrival at Kiel on 8 Sep 1939.

Ships hit by U-5 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-5 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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