U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-59

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
22 Oct 1939Kiel9 Nov 1939Kiel19 days


Officers *

Oblt. Harald Jürst

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-59

We have 18 daily positions for the 19 days U-59 was at sea.

Ships hit by U-59 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
28 Oct 1939U-59Harald Jürst St. Nidan565brA
28 Oct 1939U-59Harald Jürst Lynx II250brB
30 Oct 1939U-59Harald Jürst HMS Northern Rover (4.58)655brC

3 ships sunk (1,470 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.

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-59 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-59 duing this patrol.

If you believe we have omitted an attack on U-59 please let us know.

See all patrols for U-59

* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

Return to U-boat Patrols main page