U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-155

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
7 Nov 1942Lorient30 Dec 1942Lorient54 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Adolf Cornelius Piening

Ltn. Erich Dobberstein
Cdr sea training

Kptlt. Wolfgang Heller

Sigmund Budzyn

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

We have daily positions for all 54 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-155 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Westwall (8 Nov 1942 - 16 Dec 1942)

Ships hit by U-155 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
15 Nov 1942U-155Adolf Cornelius Piening USS Almaack (AK 27) (d.)6,736amMKF-1YA
15 Nov 1942U-155Adolf Cornelius Piening HMS Avenger (D 14)13,785brMKF-1YB
15 Nov 1942U-155Adolf Cornelius Piening Ettrick11,279brMKF-1YC
6 Dec 1942U-155Adolf Cornelius Piening Serooskerk8,456nlON-149D

3 ships sunk (33,520 tons) and 1 ship damaged (6,736 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.
(d.) means the ship was damaged.

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-155 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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