Patrol info for U-9
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|16 May 1940||Wilhelmshaven||30 May 1940||Kiel||15 days|
Oblt. Wolfgang Lüth
Ltn. Franz Gramitzky
Patrol off the Belgian coast to operate against ships escaping to England.
Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-9
We have daily positions for all 15 days on this patrol.
Departure from Wilhelmshaven on 16 May 1940.
17 May 1940 - 18 May 1940 - 19 May 1940 - 20 May 1940 - 21 May 1940 - 22 May 1940 - 23 May 1940 - 24 May 1940 - 25 May 1940 - 26 May 1940 - 27 May 1940 - 28 May 1940 - 29 May 1940 -
Arrival at Kiel on 30 May 1940.
Ships hit by U-9 during this patrol
General Events during this patrol
18 May 1940. U-9 encountered an enemy submarine in the North Sea, but neither boat attacked.
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Attacks on U-9 during this patrol
We have no recorded attacks on U-9 duing this patrol.
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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.