Patrol info for U-5
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|4 Apr 1940||Wilhelmshaven||19 Apr 1940||Wilhelmshaven||16 days|
Kptlt. Heinrich Lehmann-Willenbrock
Oblt. Günther Krech
Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-5
We have daily positions for all 16 days on this patrol.
Departure from Wilhelmshaven on 4 Apr 1940.
5 Apr 1940 - 6 Apr 1940 - 7 Apr 1940 - 8 Apr 1940 - 9 Apr 1940 - 10 Apr 1940 - 11 Apr 1940 - 12 Apr 1940 - 13 Apr 1940 - 14 Apr 1940 - 15 Apr 1940 - 16 Apr 1940 - 17 Apr 1940 - 18 Apr 1940 -
Arrival at Wilhelmshaven on 19 Apr 1940.
Ships hit by U-5 during this patrol
General Events during this patrol
11 Apr 1940. U-5 encountered a British submarine and fired one torpedo, but without success.
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Attacks on U-5 during this patrol
We have no recorded attacks on U-5 duing this patrol.
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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.