Patrol info for U-17
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|31 Aug 1939||Wilhelmshaven||8 Sep 1939||Wilhelmshaven||9 days|
Kptlt. Heinz von Reiche
Minelaying operation off South Foreland.
Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-17
We have 8 daily positions for the 9 days U-17 was at sea.
Ships hit by U-17 during this patrol
General Events during this patrol
We have no events listed for this patrol.
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Attacks on U-17 during this patrol
We have no recorded attacks on U-17 duing this patrol.
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Mine-laying operations during this patrol
U-17 laid mines on the following dates during this patrol:
|5 Sep 1939||12h10||12h25||AN 7986||South-Foreland||9 TMB|
* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.