U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-109

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
28 Nov 1942Lorient23 Jan 1943St. Nazaire57 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Heinrich Bleichrodt

Oblt. Joachim Schramm

Patrol description
War patrol to the Caribbean with operational area off Trinidad. Broken off on 30 December 1942 because the commander was no longer fully fit for duty after a nervous breakdown.

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

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Ships hit by U-109 during this patrol

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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