U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-75

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
29 May 1941St. Nazaire3 Jul 1941St. Nazaire36 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Helmuth Ringelmann

Oblt. Horst Wilhelm Kessler

Ltn. Heinz Eckelmann

Oblt. Friedrich-Karl Marks

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-75

We have daily positions for all 36 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-75 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   West (2 Jun 1941 - 20 Jun 1941)

Ships hit by U-75 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
3 Jun 1941U-75Helmuth Ringelmann Eibergen4,801nlOB-327A
3 Jun 1941U-75Helmuth Ringelmann Inversuir9,456brOB-327B
25 Jun 1941U-75Helmuth Ringelmann Schie1,967nlOB-336C

3 ships sunk (16,224 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-75 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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