U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-111

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
5 May 1941Wilhelmshaven7 Jul 1941Lorient64 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Wilhelm Kleinschmidt

Oblt. Heinrich Göllnitz

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-111

We have daily positions for all 64 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-111 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   West (13 May 1941 - 5 Jun 1941)

Ships hit by U-111 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
13 May 1941U-111Wilhelm Kleinschmidt Somersby5,170brSC-30A
20 May 1941U-111Wilhelm Kleinschmidt San Felix (d.)13,037brOB-322B
22 May 1941U-111Wilhelm Kleinschmidt Barnby4,813brHX-126C

2 ships sunk (9,983 tons) and 1 ship damaged (13,037 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-111 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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