U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-155

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
7 Feb 1942Kiel27 Mar 1942Lorient49 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Adolf Cornelius Piening

Ltn. Erich Dobberstein

Sigmund Budzyn

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-155

We have 47 daily positions for the 49 days U-155 was at sea.

Ships hit by U-155 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
22 Feb 1942U-155Adolf Cornelius Piening Sama1,799nwONS-67A
22 Feb 1942U-155Adolf Cornelius Piening Adellen7,984brONS-67B
7 Mar 1942U-155Adolf Cornelius Piening Arabutan7,874bzC

3 ships sunk (17,657 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-155 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-155 duing this patrol.

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Men lost from U-boats

10 Mar 1942
On the return from the US eastern seaboard, I WO Oberleutnant zur See Gert Rentrop was lost overboard.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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