U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-15

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
9 Jan 1940Kiel20 Jan 1940Wilhelmshaven12 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Peter Frahm

Patrol description

Ordered to lay mines off the southeast coast of England, but the mission was cancelled on 17 January. The boat then patrolled the southern North Sea.

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-15

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

Departure from Wilhelmshaven on 9 Jan 1940.
10 Jan 1940 - 11 Jan 1940 - 12 Jan 1940 - 13 Jan 1940 - 14 Jan 1940 - 15 Jan 1940 - 16 Jan 1940 - 17 Jan 1940 - 18 Jan 1940 - 19 Jan 1940 -
Arrival at Wilhelmshaven on 20 Jan 1940.

Ships hit by U-15 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-15 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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