Patrol info for U-9
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|5 May 1940||Kiel||15 May 1940||Wilhelmshaven||11 days|
Oblt. Wolfgang Lüth
Ltn. Franz Gramitzky
Patrol off the Belgian coast to support the German invasion of the Low Countries. On 6 May, the bow of the outbound boat was damaged in a slight collision with a Sperrbrecher when leaving the Kiel canal. U-9 was repaired in Helgoland the same day.
Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-9
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Ships hit by U-9 during this patrol
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Attacks on U-9 during this patrol
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