Patrol info for U-101
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|24 Nov 1940||Lorient||7 Dec 1940||Lorient||14 days|
Kptlt. Ernst Mengersen
Oblt. Egon Reiner Freiherr von Schlippenbach
Oblt. Georg-Werner Fraatz
Oblt. Rolf Steinhaus
Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-101
We have daily positions for all 14 days on this patrol.
Departure from Lorient on 24 Nov 1940.
25 Nov 1940 - 26 Nov 1940 - 27 Nov 1940 - 28 Nov 1940 - 29 Nov 1940 - 30 Nov 1940 - 1 Dec 1940 - 2 Dec 1940 - 3 Dec 1940 - 4 Dec 1940 - 5 Dec 1940 - 6 Dec 1940 -
Arrival at Lorient on 7 Dec 1940.
Ships hit by U-101 during this patrol
|Date||U-boat||Commander||Name of ship||Tons||Nat.||Convoy||Map|
|30 Nov 1940||U-101||Ernst Mengersen||Aracataca||5,378||br||A|
|1 Dec 1940||U-101||Ernst Mengersen||Appalachee||8,826||br||HX-90||B|
|1 Dec 1940||U-101||Ernst Mengersen||Loch Ranza (d.)||4,958||br||HX-90||C|
|2 Dec 1940||U-101||Ernst Mengersen||Kavak||2,782||br||HX-90||D|
|2 Dec 1940||U-101||Ernst Mengersen||Lady Glanely||5,497||br||HX-90||E|
4 ships sunk (22,483 tons) and 1 ship damaged (4,958 tons).
General Events during this patrol
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Attacks on U-101 during this patrol
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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.