U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-129

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
25 Jan 1942Lorient5 Apr 1942Lorient71 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Asmus Nicolai Clausen

Oblt. Siegfried Lüdden

Hans-Werner Offermann

Helmut Metz
WO sea training

Rolf Rüdiger Bensel

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-129


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We have daily positions for all 71 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-129 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
20 Feb 1942U-129Asmus Nicolai Clausen Nordvangen2,400nw
23 Feb 1942U-129Asmus Nicolai Clausen George L. Torian1,754ca
23 Feb 1942U-129Asmus Nicolai Clausen West Zeda5,658am
23 Feb 1942U-129Asmus Nicolai Clausen Lennox1,904ca
28 Feb 1942U-129Asmus Nicolai Clausen Bayou2,605pa
3 Mar 1942U-129Asmus Nicolai Clausen Mary5,104am
7 Mar 1942U-129Asmus Nicolai Clausen Steel Age6,188am

7 ships sunk (25,613 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-129 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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