U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-20

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
27 Feb 1940Wilhelmshaven4 Mar 1940Wilhelmshaven7 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Harro von Klot-Heydenfeldt

Oblt. Johann Jebsen
StObStrm WO

Karl Fleige

Patrol description

Patrol in the North Sea off the southeast coast of England.

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-20

We have 4 daily positions for the 7 days U-20 was at sea.

Departure from Wilhelmshaven on 27 Feb 1940.
28 Feb 1940 - 29 Feb 1940 - 1 Mar 1940 - 2 Mar 1940 - 3 Mar 1940 -
Arrival at Wilhelmshaven on 4 Mar 1940.

Ships hit by U-20 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
29 Feb 1940U-20Harro von Klot-Heydenfeldt Maria Rosa4,211itA
1 Mar 1940U-20Harro von Klot-Heydenfeldt Mirella5,340itB

2 ships sunk (9,551 tons).

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-20 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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