Patrol info for U-24
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|25 Aug 1939||Wilhelmshaven||31 Aug 1939||Wilhelmshaven||7 days|
|2 Sep 1939||Wilhelmshaven||5 Sep 1939||Wilhelmshaven||4 days|
Kptlt. Udo Behrens
Ordered to observe the shipping in the North Sea off the east coast of Scotland, but was recalled on 29 August to prepare the boat for a mine laying operation.
Second part of the first war patrol - a mine laying operation. On 4 September, the boat had to abort the patrol because the LI became ill.
Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-24
We have 6 daily positions for the 11 days U-24 was at sea.
Ships hit by U-24 during this patrol
General Events during this patrol
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Attacks on U-24 during this patrol
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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.