U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-50

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
6 Feb 1940Helgoland4 Mar 1940Kiel28 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Max-Hermann Bauer

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-50

We have 24 daily positions for the 28 days U-50 was at sea.

Ships hit by U-50 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
11 Feb 1940U-50Max-Hermann Bauer Orania1,854swA
15 Feb 1940U-50Max-Hermann Bauer Maryland4,895daB
21 Feb 1940U-50Max-Hermann Bauer Tara4,760nlC
22 Feb 1940U-50Max-Hermann Bauer British Endeavour4,580brOGF-19D

4 ships sunk (16,089 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-50 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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