Patrol info for U-79
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|29 Nov 1941||Salamis||8 Dec 1941||Salamis||10 days|
Kptlt. Wolfgang Kaufmann
Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-79
We have daily positions for all 10 days on this patrol.
Ships hit by U-79 during this patrol
General Events during this patrol
6 Dec 1941. U-79 missed the British battleship HMS Queen Elizabeth with a spread of four torpedoes, and returned to base with no results to show for any of the eleven torpedoes fired during the patrol.
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Attacks on U-79 during this patrol
We have no recorded attacks on U-79 duing this patrol.
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