U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-75

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
29 Jul 1941St. Nazaire25 Aug 1941St. Nazaire28 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Helmuth Ringelmann

Oblt. Hans Hunger

Ltn. Heinz Eckelmann

Kptlt. Heinrich Bruns

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

We have daily positions for all 28 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-75 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
5 Aug 1941U-75Helmuth Ringelmann Cape Rodney4,512brSL-81A
5 Aug 1941U-75Helmuth Ringelmann Harlingen5,415brSL-81B

2 ships sunk (9,927 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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