U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-76

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
28 Mar 1941Bergen5 Apr 1941Lost9 days


Officers *

Oblt. Friedrich von Hippel

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-76

We have 6 daily positions for the 9 days U-76 was at sea.

Departure from Bergen on 28 Mar 1941.
29 Mar 1941 - 30 Mar 1941 - 31 Mar 1941 - 1 Apr 1941 - 2 Apr 1941 - 3 Apr 1941 - 4 Apr 1941 -
Sunk on 5 Apr 1941.

Ships hit by U-76 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
3 Apr 1941U-76Friedrich von Hippel Daphne1,939fiA
4 Apr 1941U-76Friedrich von Hippel Athenic5,351brSC-26B

2 ships sunk (7,290 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-76 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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