U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-155

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
8 Feb 1943Lorient30 Apr 1943Lorient82 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Adolf Cornelius Piening

Oblt. Johannes Rudolph

Oblt. Erich Dobberstein

Sigmund Budzyn

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

We have daily positions for all 82 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-155 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
2 Apr 1943U-155Adolf Cornelius Piening Lysefjord1,091nwA
3 Apr 1943U-155Adolf Cornelius Piening Gulfstate6,882amB

2 ships sunk (7,973 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-155 during this patrol

27 Apr 1943
While inbound to France the boat repelled a nighttime attack by an unidentified aircraft, reaching Lorient three days later. (Sources: Blair, vol 2, page 219)

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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