Patrol info for U-13
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|11 Sep 1939||Wilhelmshaven||3 Oct 1939||Kiel||23 days|
Kptlt. Karl Daublebsky von Eichhain
Oblt. Heinrich Driver
Patrol in the North Sea off the east coast of Scotland.
Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-13
We have daily positions for all 23 days on this patrol.
Departure from Wilhelmshaven on 11 Sep 1939.
12 Sep 1939 - 13 Sep 1939 - 14 Sep 1939 - 15 Sep 1939 - 16 Sep 1939 - 17 Sep 1939 - 18 Sep 1939 - 19 Sep 1939 - 20 Sep 1939 - 21 Sep 1939 - 22 Sep 1939 - 23 Sep 1939 - 24 Sep 1939 - 25 Sep 1939 - 26 Sep 1939 - 27 Sep 1939 - 28 Sep 1939 - 29 Sep 1939 - 30 Sep 1939 - 1 Oct 1939 - 2 Oct 1939 -
Arrival at Kiel on 3 Oct 1939.
Ships hit by U-13 during this patrol
General Events during this patrol
12 Sep 1939. U-13 rescued all four crewmen of the drifting Dornier Do18D-2 WNr 717 (2./KüFlGr 106, M2+EK) in the North Sea about 100 miles north-north-west of Terschelling at 2025hrs. Several towing attempts failed and the next morning the flying boat was taken in tow by the German seaplane tender Gunther Plüschow, but subsequently flooded and was scuttled at 1230hrs on 13 September.
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Attacks on U-13 during this patrol
We have no recorded attacks on U-13 duing this patrol.
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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.