U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-137

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
3 Nov 1940Lorient22 Nov 1940Bergen20 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Herbert Wohlfarth

Oblt. Hanns-Ferdinand Massmann

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-137

We have daily positions for all 20 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-137 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
13 Nov 1940U-137Herbert Wohlfarth Cape St. Andrew5,094brOB-240A
16 Nov 1940U-137Herbert Wohlfarth Planter5,887brSLS-53B
17 Nov 1940U-137Herbert Wohlfarth Saint Germain1,044brHG-46C
17 Nov 1940U-137Herbert Wohlfarth Veronica1,316swHG-46D

4 ships sunk (13,341 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-137 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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