U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-205

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
3 Nov 1941Lorient10 Dec 1941La Spezia38 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Franz-Georg Reschke

Oblt. Rolf Struckmeier

Ltn. Friedrich-Wilhelm Marienfeld

Patrol description

The translated war diary of U-205 for this patrol is available on our partner website: uboatarchive.net

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-205

We have 36 daily positions for the 38 days U-205 was at sea.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-205 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Arnauld (5 Nov 1941 - 18 Nov 1941)

Ships hit by U-205 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol


13 Nov 1941. At 05.06hrs, U-205 fired three torpedoes at the British aircraft carrier Ark Royal, but they all missed.

28 Nov 1941. In the evening, U-205 encountered a British submarine in the Mediterranean, but neither boat attacked.

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Attacks on U-205 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-205 duing this patrol.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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