U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-22

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
15 Jan 1940Kiel24 Jan 1940Wilhelmshaven10 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Karl-Heinrich Jenisch

Oblt. Karl-Otto Schultz

Patrol description

Patrol in the North Sea off the east coast of Scotland.

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-22

We have 9 daily positions for the 10 days U-22 was at sea.

Departure from Kiel on 15 Jan 1940.
16 Jan 1940 - 17 Jan 1940 - 18 Jan 1940 - 19 Jan 1940 - 20 Jan 1940 - 21 Jan 1940 - 22 Jan 1940 - 23 Jan 1940 -
Arrival at Wilhelmshaven on 24 Jan 1940.

Ships hit by U-22 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
21 Jan 1940U-22Karl-Heinrich Jenisch HMS Exmouth (H 02)1,475brA
21 Jan 1940U-22Karl-Heinrich Jenisch Tekla1,469daB

2 ships sunk (2,944 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.

General Events during this patrol

We have no events listed for this patrol.

Add more events! If you know of an interesting event either missing from this date or an upcoming event that you'd like to share please contact us. We continuously update these databases.

Attacks on U-22 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-22 duing this patrol.

If you believe we have omitted an attack on U-22 please let us know.

See all patrols for U-22

* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

Return to U-boat Patrols main page