Patrol info for U-30
Date lookup for 3 Sep 1939
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|22 Aug 1939||Wilhelmshaven||27 Sep 1939||Wilhelmshaven||37 days|
Oblt. Fritz-Julius Lemp
Oblt. Hans-Peter Hinsch
Ltn. Friedrich Bothe
U-30's position on 3 Sep 1939
Ships hit by U-30 on this date
General Events during this patrol
3 Sep 1939. This boat sank the first ship in the war when she sank the 13,581 ton passenger ship Athenia by mistake (taking her to be an Armed Merchant Cruiser, AMC).
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Attacks on U-30 during this patrol
We have no recorded attacks on U-30 on this date.
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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.