U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-159

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
22 Apr 1942Kiel3 May 1942Lorient12 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Helmut Friedrich Witte

Oblt. Gerd von Pommer-Esche

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-159

We have daily positions for all 12 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-159 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol

We have no events listed for this patrol.

Add more events! If you know of an interesting event either missing from this date or an upcoming event that you'd like to share please contact us. We continuously update these databases.

Attacks on U-159 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-159 duing this patrol.

If you believe we have omitted an attack on U-159 please let us know.

See all patrols for U-159

* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

Return to U-boat Patrols main page