U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-561


DepartureArrival / FateDuration
20 Aug 1941Brest20 Sep 1941Lorient32 days

Commander

Officers *


Oblt. Robert Bartels
1WO

Oblt. Johann Spindlegger

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-561


We have daily positions for all 32 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-561 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Bosem├╝ller (28 Aug 1941 - 2 Sep 1941)
   Seewolf (2 Sep 1941 - 15 Sep 1941)

Ships hit by U-561 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-561 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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