Patrol info for U-99
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|27 Nov 1940||Lorient||12 Dec 1940||Lorient||16 days|
Kptlt. Otto Kretschmer
Oblt. Klaus Heinrich Bargsten
Oblt. Horst Elfe
Kptlt. Dietrich Lohmann
Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-99
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Departure from Lorient on 27 Nov 1940.
28 Nov 1940 - 29 Nov 1940 - 30 Nov 1940 - 1 Dec 1940 - 2 Dec 1940 - 3 Dec 1940 - 4 Dec 1940 - 5 Dec 1940 - 6 Dec 1940 - 7 Dec 1940 - 8 Dec 1940 - 9 Dec 1940 - 10 Dec 1940 - 11 Dec 1940 -
Arrival at Lorient on 12 Dec 1940.
Ships hit by U-99 during this patrol
|Date||U-boat||Commander||Name of ship||Tons||Nat.||Convoy||Map|
|2 Dec 1940||U-99||Otto Kretschmer||HMS Forfar (F 30)||16,402||br||HX-90||A|
|2 Dec 1940||U-99||Otto Kretschmer||Samnanger||4,276||nw||OB-251||B|
|3 Dec 1940||U-99||Otto Kretschmer||Conch||8,376||br||HX-90||C|
|7 Dec 1940||U-99||Otto Kretschmer||Farmsum||5,237||nl||OB-252||D|
4 ships sunk (34,291 tons).
General Events during this patrol
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Attacks on U-99 during this patrol
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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.