Patrol info for U-100
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|12 Oct 1940||Lorient||23 Oct 1940||Lorient||12 days|
Kptlt. Joachim Schepke
Oblt. Philipp Schüler
Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-100
We have daily positions for all 12 days on this patrol.
Departure from Lorient on 12 Oct 1940.
13 Oct 1940 - 14 Oct 1940 - 15 Oct 1940 - 16 Oct 1940 - 17 Oct 1940 - 18 Oct 1940 - 19 Oct 1940 - 20 Oct 1940 - 21 Oct 1940 - 22 Oct 1940 -
Arrival at Lorient on 23 Oct 1940.
Ships hit by U-100 during this patrol
|Date||U-boat||Commander||Name of ship||Tons||Nat.||Convoy||Map|
|18 Oct 1940||U-100||Joachim Schepke||Shekatika (d.)||5,458||br||SC-7||A|
|18 Oct 1940||U-100||Joachim Schepke||Boekelo (d.)||2,118||nl||SC-7||B|
|19 Oct 1940||U-100||Joachim Schepke||Blairspey (d.)||4,155||br||SC-7||C|
|20 Oct 1940||U-100||Joachim Schepke||Caprella||8,230||br||HX-79||D|
|20 Oct 1940||U-100||Joachim Schepke||Sitala||6,218||br||HX-79||E|
|20 Oct 1940||U-100||Joachim Schepke||Loch Lomond||5,452||br||HX-79||F|
3 ships sunk (19,900 tons) and 3 ships damaged (11,731 tons).
General Events during this patrol
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Attacks on U-100 during this patrol
21 Oct 1940
During an attack on convoy HX 79, the boat was shelled by a tanker after missing it with a torpedo at 00.31 hrs. No damage. (Sources: Ritschel)
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