U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-109

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
5 Oct 1941Lorient18 Nov 1941Lorient45 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Heinrich Bleichrodt

Oblt. Siegfried Keller

Oblt. Friedrich-Wilhelm Wissmann
Cdr sea training

KrvKpt. Eberhard Hoffmann

Hans-Dieter Wex

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

We have daily positions for all 45 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-109 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Mordbrenner (16 Oct 1941 - 3 Nov 1941)

Ships hit by U-109 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol


10 Nov 1941. In the North Atlantic, U-109 met the Silva Plana, a German prize, and escorted her to Vichy French waters.

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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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