Patrol info for U-28
Date lookup for 5 Dec 1939
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|8 Nov 1939||Wilhelmshaven||18 Dec 1939||Wilhelmshaven||41 days|
Kptlt. Günter Kuhnke
Oblt. Hans-Jürgen Zetzsche
Minelaying operation in the Bristol Channel.
U-28's position on 5 Dec 1939
Ships hit by U-28 on this date
General Events during this patrol
5 Dec 1939. U-28 laid 12 mines in the Bristol Channel, UK which later resulted in the sinking of one ship.
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Attacks on U-28 during this patrol
We have no recorded attacks on U-28 on this date.
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Mine-laying operations during this patrol
U-28 laid mines on the following dates during this patrol:
|5 Dec 1939||22h47||23h57||AM 9863||Swansea Bay||12 TMB|
* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.