U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-1


DepartureArrival / FateDuration
15 Mar 1940Kiel29 Mar 1940Wilhelmshaven15 days

Commander

Officers *


Kptlt. J├╝rgen Deecke

Patrol description

Ordered to hunt for enemy submarines off Southern Norway. The patrol was hampered by very bad weather with snow and rain squalls. On 26/27 March, the boat tried to assist U-21 which ran aground at the Norwegian coast after a navigational error, but did not find her.


Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-1


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Ships hit by U-1 during this patrol

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Attacks on U-1 during this patrol

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