Patrol info for U-37
Date lookup for 8 Feb 1941
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|30 Jan 1941||Lorient||18 Feb 1941||Lorient||20 days|
Kptlt. Asmus Nicolai Clausen
Oblt. Ulrich Folkers
Oblt. Hans-Günther Kuhlmann
Ltn. Hans-Achim von Rosenberg-Gruszczynski
U-37's position on 8 Feb 1941
Ships hit by U-37 on this date
General Events during this patrol
8 Feb 1941. U-37 located convoy HG 53 late on 8 Feb 1941. She opened attack on the 9th and sank three ships over the next two days, also calling in Fw Condor aircraft from 2/KG 40 which sank another five ships on the 9th. The heavy cruiser Hipper was also vectored to the position, but by the time she arrived on the 11th there only remained a solitary straggler for her to sink.
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Attacks on U-37 during this patrol
We have no recorded attacks on U-37 on this date.
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