U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-59

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
14 Jan 1940Kiel22 Jan 1940Wilhelmshaven9 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Harald Jürst

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

We have 7 daily positions for the 9 days U-59 was at sea.

Departure from Kiel on 14 Jan 1940.
15 Jan 1940 - 16 Jan 1940 - 17 Jan 1940 - 18 Jan 1940 - 19 Jan 1940 - 20 Jan 1940 - 21 Jan 1940 -
Arrival at Wilhelmshaven on 22 Jan 1940.

Ships hit by U-59 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
19 Jan 1940U-59Harald Jürst Quiberon1,296frA

1 ship sunk (1,296 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.

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.

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