U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-995

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
2 Feb 1945Narvik6 Mar 1945Narvik33 days


Officers *

Oblt. (R) Hans-Georg Hess

Patrol description

The translated war diary of U-995 for this patrol is available on our partner website: uboatarchive.net

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-995

We have 32 daily positions for the 33 days U-995 was at sea.

Ships hit by U-995 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
2 Mar 1945U-995Hans-Georg Hess BO-224105sjA

1 ship sunk (105 tons).

General Events during this patrol


8 Feb 1945. In a daring move, U-995 entered the Soviet-held harbour at Kirkenes, Norway and fired at the Norwegian freighter Idefjord, but missed.

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Attacks on U-995 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-995 duing this patrol.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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