U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-37

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
28 Jan 1940Wilhelmshaven27 Feb 1940Wilhelmshaven31 days


Officers *

KrvKpt. Werner Hartmann

Oblt. Asmus Nicolai Clausen

Ltn. Hans-Günther Kuhlmann

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-37

We have 27 daily positions for the 31 days U-37 was at sea.

Ships hit by U-37 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
4 Feb 1940U-37Werner Hartmann Hop1,365nwA
4 Feb 1940U-37Werner Hartmann Leo Dawson4,330brB
10 Feb 1940U-37Werner Hartmann Silja1,259nwC
11 Feb 1940U-37Werner Hartmann Togimo290brD
15 Feb 1940U-37Werner Hartmann Aase1,206daE
17 Feb 1940U-37Werner Hartmann Pyrrhus7,418brOG-18F
18 Feb 1940U-37Werner Hartmann Ellin4,917grG
18 Feb 1940U-37Werner Hartmann P.L.M. 153,754fr65-KSH

8 ships sunk (24,539 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.

General Events during this patrol


8 Feb 1940. U-37 landed an agent at Donegal Bay, Ireland.

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Attacks on U-37 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-37 duing this patrol.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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