U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-109

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
28 Jun 1941Lorient17 Aug 1941Lorient51 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Heinrich Bleichrodt

Ltn. Siegfried Keller

Oblt. Volkmar Schwartzkopff

Hans-Dieter Wex

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-109

We have daily positions for all 51 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-109 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Süd (22 Jul 1941 - 5 Aug 1941)

Ships hit by U-109 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol


21 Jul 1941. U-109 refuelled from the German supply ship Thalia at Cadiz.

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Attacks on U-109 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-109 duing this patrol.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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