U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-123

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
21 Sep 1940Kiel23 Oct 1940Lorient33 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Karl-Heinz Moehle

Oblt. Johann Jebsen

Ltn. Ernst Cordes

Walter Kaeding
StObStrm WO

Karl Fleige

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-123

We have daily positions for all 33 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-123 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
6 Oct 1940U-123Karl-Heinz Moehle Benlawers5,943brOB-221A
10 Oct 1940U-123Karl-Heinz Moehle Graigwen3,697brSC-6B
19 Oct 1940U-123Karl-Heinz Moehle Boekelo2,118nlSC-7C
19 Oct 1940U-123Karl-Heinz Moehle Sedgepool5,556brSC-7D
19 Oct 1940U-123Karl-Heinz Moehle Shekatika5,458brSC-7E
19 Oct 1940U-123Karl-Heinz Moehle Clintonia3,106brSC-7F

6 ships sunk (25,878 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-123 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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