U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-14

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
3 Mar 1940Wilhelmshaven11 Mar 1940Wilhelmshaven9 days


Officers *

Oblt. Herbert Wohlfarth
Cdr sea training

Oblt. Hans Heidtmann

Patrol description

Patrol in the southern North Sea.

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-14

We have daily positions for all 9 days on this patrol.

Departure from Wilhelmshaven on 3 Mar 1940.
4 Mar 1940 - 5 Mar 1940 - 6 Mar 1940 - 7 Mar 1940 - 8 Mar 1940 - 9 Mar 1940 - 10 Mar 1940 -
Arrival at Wilhelmshaven on 11 Mar 1940.

Ships hit by U-14 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
7 Mar 1940U-14Herbert Wohlfarth Vecht1,965nlA
9 Mar 1940U-14Herbert Wohlfarth Borthwick1,097brB
9 Mar 1940U-14Herbert Wohlfarth Abbotsford1,585brC
9 Mar 1940U-14Herbert Wohlfarth Akeld643brD

4 ships sunk (5,290 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-14 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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