Patrol info for U-23
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|5 Dec 1939||Kiel||15 Dec 1939||Kiel||11 days|
Kptlt. Otto Kretschmer
Oblt. Adalbert Schnee
Oblt. Hans-Diedrich Freiherr von Tiesenhausen
Patrol in the North Sea off the east coast of Scotland and the Orkney Islands. Reconnaissance off Kirkwall, Stronsay Firth, St. Magnus Bay and Ura Firth.
Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-23
We have 3 daily positions for the 11 days U-23 was at sea.
Ships hit by U-23 during this patrol
General Events during this patrol
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Attacks on U-23 during this patrol
We have no recorded attacks on U-23 duing this patrol.
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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.