U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-24

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
26 Jul 1943Konstanza25 Aug 1943Konstanza31 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Klaus Petersen

Karl Grafen

Patrol description

Patrol in the Black Sea between Sokhumi and Poti. The boat refuelled in Feodosia on 17 August and returned to this port on 23 August to land prisoners.

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-24

We have 29 daily positions for the 31 days U-24 was at sea.

Ships hit by U-24 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
30 Jul 1943U-24Klaus Petersen Emba (t.)7,886sjA
22 Aug 1943U-24Klaus Petersen DB-36 (No 363)16sjB
22 Aug 1943U-24Klaus Petersen DB-37 (No 365)16sjC

3 ships sunk (7,918 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-24 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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