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Patrol info for U-99

Date lookup for 28 Jul 1940

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
25 Jul 1940Lorient5 Aug 1940Lorient12 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Otto Kretschmer

Oblt. Klaus Heinrich Bargsten

Ltn. Horst Elfe

U-99's position on 28 Jul 1940

Ships hit by U-99 on this date

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
28 Jul 1940U-99Otto Kretschmer Auckland Star13,212brA

1 ship sunk (13,212 tons).

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