Patrol info for U-47
Date lookup for 27 Jun 1940
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|3 Jun 1940||Kiel||6 Jul 1940||Kiel||34 days|
Kptlt. Günther Prien
Oblt. Hans-Werner Kraus
Oblt. Amelung von Varendorff
U-47's position on 27 Jun 1940
Wolfpack operations during this patrol
U-47 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
Prien (12 Jun 1940 - 17 Jun 1940)
Ships hit by U-47 on this date
General Events during this patrol
27 Jun 1940. After sinking the Dutch merchantman Leticia, U-47 rescued three survivors and put them in a lifeboat with the rest of the shipwrecked crew.
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Attacks on U-47 during this patrol
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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.