U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-52

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
3 Apr 1941Lorient1 May 1941Kiel29 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Otto Salman

Oblt. Dietrich Gengelbach

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-52

We have daily positions for all 29 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-52 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
10 Apr 1941U-52Otto Salman Saleier6,563nlOB-306A
14 Apr 1941U-52Otto Salman Ville de Li├Ęge7,430beB

2 ships sunk (13,993 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-52 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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