U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-556

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
19 Jun 1941Lorient27 Jun 1941Lost9 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Herbert Wohlfarth

Ltn. Hans-Jürgen Sthamer

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-556


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We have 4 daily positions for the 9 days U-556 was at sea.

Departure from Lorient on 19 Jun 1941.
20 Jun 1941 - 21 Jun 1941 - 22 Jun 1941 - 23 Jun 1941 - 24 Jun 1941 - 25 Jun 1941 - 26 Jun 1941 -
Sunk on 27 Jun 1941.

Ships hit by U-556 during this patrol

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-556 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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