U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-109

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
27 Dec 1941Lorient23 Feb 1942Lorient59 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Heinrich Bleichrodt

Oblt. Siegfried Keller

Oblt. Friedrich-Wilhelm Wissmann

Hans-Dieter Wex

Patrol description

The translated war diary of U-109 for this patrol is available on our partner website: uboatarchive.net

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

We have daily positions for all 59 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-109 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
23 Jan 1942U-109Heinrich Bleichrodt Thirlby4,887brSC-66A
1 Feb 1942U-109Heinrich Bleichrodt Tacoma Star7,924brB
5 Feb 1942U-109Heinrich Bleichrodt Montrolite11,309caC
6 Feb 1942U-109Heinrich Bleichrodt Halcyon3,531paD

4 ships sunk (27,651 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-109 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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