Patrol info for U-69
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|10 Feb 1941||Kiel||1 Mar 1941||Lorient||20 days|
Kptlt. Jost Metzler
Oblt. Günther Heydemann
|WO sea training
Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-69
We have 17 daily positions for the 20 days U-69 was at sea.
Departure from Kiel on 10 Feb 1941.
11 Feb 1941 - 12 Feb 1941 - 13 Feb 1941 - 14 Feb 1941 - 15 Feb 1941 - 16 Feb 1941 - 17 Feb 1941 - 18 Feb 1941 - 19 Feb 1941 - 20 Feb 1941 - 21 Feb 1941 - 22 Feb 1941 - 23 Feb 1941 - 24 Feb 1941 - 25 Feb 1941 - 26 Feb 1941 - 27 Feb 1941 - 28 Feb 1941 -
Arrival at Lorient on 1 Mar 1941.
Ships hit by U-69 during this patrol
General Events during this patrol
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Attacks on U-69 during this patrol
22 Feb 1941
The U-boat was depth-charged twice by a Sunderland flying boat. (Sources: Kenneth Wynn)
24 Feb 1941
After a night attack on convoy OB 288 one of the escorts hunted the boat for three hours, dropping 22 depth charges, but U-69 escaped undamaged. (Sources: Kenneth Wynn)
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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.