Patrol info for U-561
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|11 Jun 1942||Pola||25 Jun 1942||Messina||15 days|
Kptlt. Robert Bartels
Oblt. Hans-Jürgen Reese
Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-561
We have daily positions for all 15 days on this patrol.
Departure from Pola on 11 Jun 1942.
12 Jun 1942 - 13 Jun 1942 - 14 Jun 1942 - 15 Jun 1942 - 16 Jun 1942 - 17 Jun 1942 - 18 Jun 1942 - 19 Jun 1942 - 20 Jun 1942 - 21 Jun 1942 - 22 Jun 1942 - 23 Jun 1942 - 24 Jun 1942 -
Arrival at Messina on 25 Jun 1942.
Ships hit by U-561 during this patrol
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General Events during this patrol
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Attacks on U-561 during this patrol
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Mine-laying operations during this patrol
U-561 laid mines on the following dates during this patrol:
|20 Jun 1942||00h15||03h17||CP 8194||Port Said, Egypt||12 TMB + 8 TMC|
* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.