U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-585

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
28 Mar 1942Kirkenes30 Mar 1942Lost3 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Ernst-Bernward Lohse

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-585

We have daily positions for all 3 days on this patrol.

Departure from Kirkenes on 28 Mar 1942.
29 Mar 1942 -
Sunk on 30 Mar 1942.

Ships hit by U-585 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-585 during this patrol

29 Mar 1942
06.50 hrs, Varangerfjord, Norway: Russian submarine M-171 fired both of its torpedoes from a distance of about 1800m at an outbound U-boat and claimed a hit after hearing a detonation. This must have been U-585, which did not report any attack. (Sources: Rohwer)

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