U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-569

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
26 Feb 1942St. Nazaire2 Apr 1942La Pallice36 days


Officers *

Oblt. Hans-Peter Hinsch

Oblt. Werner Winkler

Hans-Ulrich Scheltz

Ltn. Herbert Zoller

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-569

We have daily positions for all 36 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-569 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Westwall (2 Mar 1942 - 12 Mar 1942)
   York (12 Mar 1942 - 26 Mar 1942)

Ships hit by U-569 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
8 Mar 1942U-569Hans-Peter Hinsch Hengist984brA

1 ship sunk (984 tons).

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-569 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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