U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-25

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
8 Jun 1940Wilhelmshaven29 Jun 1940Wilhelmshaven22 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Heinz Beduhn

Patrol description

Patrol in the North Atlantic in the Bay of Biscay.

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-25

We have daily positions for all 22 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-25 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Prien (12 Jun 1940 - 17 Jun 1940)

Ships hit by U-25 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
13 Jun 1940U-25Heinz Beduhn HMS Scotstoun17,046brA
19 Jun 1940U-25Heinz Beduhn Brumaire (d.)7,638frB

1 ship sunk (17,046 tons) and 1 ship damaged (7,638 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.
(d.) means the ship was damaged.

General Events during this patrol


28 Jun 1940. U-25 encountered a British submarine in the North Atlantic, but neither boat attacked.

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Attacks on U-25 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-25 duing this patrol.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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