U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-96

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
9 Jan 1941Lorient22 Jan 1941Lorient14 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Heinrich Lehmann-Willenbrock

Oblt. Horst Hamm

Oblt. Hans-J├╝rgen Hellriegel

Ltn. Hardo Rodler von Roithberg

Alfred Radermacher

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-96

We have daily positions for all 14 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-96 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
16 Jan 1941U-96Heinrich Lehmann-Willenbrock Oropesa14,118brA
17 Jan 1941U-96Heinrich Lehmann-Willenbrock Almeda Star14,936brB

2 ships sunk (29,054 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-96 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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