U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-956

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
8 Jan 1944Narvik18 Jan 1944Skjomenfjord11 days


Officers *

Oblt. Hans-Dieter Mohs

Edgar Seeliger

Oblt. (R) Ernst-August Stellmann

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-956

We have 10 daily positions for the 11 days U-956 was at sea.

Departure from Narvik on 8 Jan 1944.
9 Jan 1944 - 10 Jan 1944 - 11 Jan 1944 - 12 Jan 1944 - 13 Jan 1944 - 14 Jan 1944 - 15 Jan 1944 - 16 Jan 1944 - 17 Jan 1944 -
Arrival at Skjomenfjord on 18 Jan 1944.

Ships hit by U-956 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol


10 Jan 1944. In the North Atlantic, U-956 assisted the weather reporting ship Hessen, which was experiencing difficulties.

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Attacks on U-956 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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