U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-116

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
27 Jun 194223 Aug 1942Lorient58 days


Officers *

KrvKpt. Werner von Schmidt

Oblt. Horst-Tessen von Kameke

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-116


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We have 57 daily positions for the 58 days U-116 was at sea.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-116 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Hai (3 Jul 1942 - 21 Jul 1942)

Ships hit by U-116 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
12 Jul 1942U-116Werner von Schmidt Cortona (d.)7,093brOS-33
12 Jul 1942U-116Werner von Schmidt Shaftesbury4,284brOS-33

1 ship sunk (4,284 tons) and 1 ship damaged (7,093 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-116 during this patrol

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