U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-126

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
25 Apr 1942Lorient25 Jul 1942Lorient92 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Ernst Bauer

Oblt. Hans-Adolf Schweichel

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-126

We have daily positions for all 92 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-126 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
3 Jun 1942U-126Ernst Bauer Høegh Giant10,990nwA
15 Jun 1942U-126Ernst Bauer Dutch Princess125brB
16 Jun 1942U-126Ernst Bauer Arkansan6,997amC
16 Jun 1942U-126Ernst Bauer Kahuku6,062amD
27 Jun 1942U-126Ernst Bauer Leiv Eiriksson9,952nwE
29 Jun 1942U-126Ernst Bauer Mona Marie126caF
1 Jul 1942U-126Ernst Bauer Warrior7,551amG
3 Jul 1942U-126Ernst Bauer Gulfbelle (d.)7,104amH

7 ships sunk (41,803 tons) and 1 ship damaged (7,104 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-126 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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