U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-571

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
18 Aug 1941Trondheim27 Aug 1941Kirkenes10 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Helmut Möhlmann

Ltn. Albert Langfeld

Ltn. Gerhard Linder

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-571

We have 6 daily positions for the 10 days U-571 was at sea.

Departure from Trondheim on 18 Aug 1941.
19 Aug 1941 - 20 Aug 1941 - 21 Aug 1941 - 22 Aug 1941 - 23 Aug 1941 - 24 Aug 1941 - 25 Aug 1941 - 26 Aug 1941 -
Arrival at Kirkenes on 27 Aug 1941.

Ships hit by U-571 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
26 Aug 1941U-571Helmut Möhlmann Marija Uljanova (t.)3,870sjA

1 ship sunk (3,870 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.
(t.) means the ship was a total loss (included in ships & tonnage lost).

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-571 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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