U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-129

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
20 May 1942Lorient21 Aug 1942Lorient94 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Hans-Ludwig Witt

Oblt. Joachim Zaubitzer

Ltn. Hans-Werner Offermann

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-129

We have daily positions for all 94 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-129 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
10 Jun 1942U-129Hans-Ludwig Witt L.A. Christensen4,362nwA
12 Jun 1942U-129Hans-Ludwig Witt Hardwicke Grange9,005brB
17 Jun 1942U-129Hans-Ludwig Witt Millinocket3,274amC
27 Jun 1942U-129Hans-Ludwig Witt Tuxpam7,008meD
27 Jun 1942U-129Hans-Ludwig Witt Las Choapas2,005meE
1 Jul 1942U-129Hans-Ludwig Witt Cadmus1,855nwF
2 Jul 1942U-129Hans-Ludwig Witt Gundersen1,841nwG
4 Jul 1942U-129Hans-Ludwig Witt Tuapse6,320sjH
12 Jul 1942U-129Hans-Ludwig Witt TachirĂ¡2,325amI
19 Jul 1942U-129Hans-Ludwig Witt Port Antonio1,266nwJ
23 Jul 1942U-129Hans-Ludwig Witt Onondaga2,309amK

11 ships sunk (41,570 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-129 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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