Patrol info for U-16
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|18 Oct 1939||Kiel||25 Oct 1939||Lost||8 days|
Kptlt. Horst Wellner
Ordered to lay mines off Dover but the boat laid the mines off Folkestone, the secondary target.
Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-16
We have daily positions for all 8 days on this patrol.
Ships hit by U-16 during this patrol
General Events during this patrol
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Attacks on U-16 during this patrol
We have no recorded attacks on U-16 duing this patrol (prior to its loss).
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Mine-laying operations during this patrol
U-16 laid mines on the following dates during this patrol:
|23 Oct 1939||AN 7988||Folkestone||9 TMB|
* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.