U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-155

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
9 Jul 1942Lorient15 Sep 1942Lorient69 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Adolf Cornelius Piening

Oblt. Dietrich Giersberg

Ltn. Erich Dobberstein

Sigmund Budzyn

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

We have daily positions for all 69 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-155 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
28 Jul 1942U-155Adolf Cornelius Piening Barbacena4,772bzA
28 Jul 1942U-155Adolf Cornelius Piening Piave2,347bzB
29 Jul 1942U-155Adolf Cornelius Piening Bill2,445nwC
30 Jul 1942U-155Adolf Cornelius Piening Cranford6,096amD
1 Aug 1942U-155Adolf Cornelius Piening Kentar5,878nlE
1 Aug 1942U-155Adolf Cornelius Piening Clan Macnaughton6,088brF
4 Aug 1942U-155Adolf Cornelius Piening Empire Arnold7,045brE-6G
5 Aug 1942U-155Adolf Cornelius Piening Draco389nlH
9 Aug 1942U-155Adolf Cornelius Piening San Emiliano8,071brE-7I
10 Aug 1942U-155Adolf Cornelius Piening Strabo383nlJ

10 ships sunk (43,514 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-155 during this patrol

19 Aug 1942
A man was lost overboard during an air attack off the coast of French Guyana, S. America. [Maschinengefreiter Konrad Garneier]

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