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Patrol info for U-66

Date lookup for 24 Jan 1942

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
25 Dec 1941Lorient10 Feb 1942Lorient48 days


Officers *

KrvKpt. Richard Zapp

Oblt. Karl-Hartwig Siebold

Ltn. Karl-Heinz Sammler

U-66's position on 24 Jan 1942

Ships hit by U-66 on this date

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
24 Jan 1942U-66Richard Zapp Empire Gem8,139brA
24 Jan 1942U-66Richard Zapp Venore8,017amB

2 ships sunk (16,156 tons).

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