Patrol info for U-59
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|14 Dec 1939||Wilhelmshaven||19 Dec 1939||Kiel||6 days|
Oblt. Harald Jürst
Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-59
We have daily positions for all 6 days on this patrol.
Ships hit by U-59 during this patrol
|Date||U-boat||Commander||Name of ship||Tons||Nat.||Convoy||Map|
|16 Dec 1939||U-59||Harald Jürst||Lister||1,366||sw||A|
|16 Dec 1939||U-59||Harald Jürst||Glitrefjell||1,568||nw||B|
|17 Dec 1939||U-59||Harald Jürst||Bogø||1,214||da||C|
|17 Dec 1939||U-59||Harald Jürst||Jaegersborg||1,245||da||D|
4 ships sunk (5,393 tons).
General Events during this patrol
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Attacks on U-59 during this patrol
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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.