U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-77

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
11 Oct 1941St. Nazaire13 Nov 1941Lorient34 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Heinrich Schonder

Ltn. Ernst von Witzendorff

Joachim Guse

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-77

We have daily positions for all 34 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-77 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Reissewolf (21 Oct 1941 - 31 Oct 1941)

Ships hit by U-77 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol


8 Nov 1941. At 0030hrs, U-77 reached the Spanish port of Vigo and was serviced by the German tanker Bessel. The U-boat left harbour at 05.25hrs.

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Attacks on U-77 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-77 duing this patrol.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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