U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-30

Date lookup for 28 Dec 1939

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
23 Dec 1939Wilhelmshaven17 Jan 1940Wilhelmshaven26 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Fritz-Julius Lemp

Oblt. Hans-Peter Hinsch

Ltn. Friedrich Bothe

U-30's position on 28 Dec 1939

Ships hit by U-30 on this date

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
28 Dec 1939U-30Fritz-Julius Lemp HMS Barbara Robertson325brA
28 Dec 1939U-30Fritz-Julius Lemp HMS Barham (04) (d.)31,100brB

1 ship sunk (325 tons) and 1 ship damaged (31,100 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-30 during this patrol

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Mine-laying operations during this patrol

U-30 laid mines on the following dates during this patrol:

6 Jan 194023h0000h12AM 9324Bar LV, Queens Channel12 TMB

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