Patrol info for U-57
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|15 Jul 1940||Bergen||20 Jul 1940||Bergen||6 days|
|22 Jul 1940||Bergen||7 Aug 1940||Lorient||17 days|
Oblt. Erich Topp
Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-57
We have daily positions for all 23 days on this patrol.
Departure from Bergen on 22 Jul 1940.
23 Jul 1940 - 24 Jul 1940 - 25 Jul 1940 - 26 Jul 1940 - 27 Jul 1940 - 28 Jul 1940 - 29 Jul 1940 - 30 Jul 1940 - 31 Jul 1940 - 1 Aug 1940 - 2 Aug 1940 - 3 Aug 1940 - 4 Aug 1940 - 5 Aug 1940 - 6 Aug 1940 -
Arrival at Lorient on 7 Aug 1940.
Ships hit by U-57 during this patrol
General Events during this patrol
We have no events listed for this patrol.
Add more events! If you know of an interesting event either missing from this date or an upcoming event that you'd like to share please contact us. We continuously update these databases.
Attacks on U-57 during this patrol
15 Jul 1940
The British submarine HMS Tetrarch (Lt.Cdr. R.G. Mills, DSC, RN) fired a spread of three torpedoes at U-57 off the entrance to Korsfjord near Bergen, Norway, none of which found their target.
About this data
If you believe we have missed an attack on a German U-boat in this listing please let us know.
* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.