U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-74

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
5 Jul 1941Lorient12 Aug 1941St. Nazaire39 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Eitel-Friedrich Kentrat

Oblt. Ulrich Gräf

Ltn. Karl Friederich
Cdr training

KrvKpt. Karl-Heinz Wolff

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-74

We have daily positions for all 39 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-74 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
5 Aug 1941U-74Eitel-Friedrich Kentrat Kumasian4,922brSL-81A

1 ship sunk (4,922 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-74 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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