Patrol info for U-1061
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|17 Oct 1944||Kiel||19 Oct 1944||Horten||3 days|
|22 Oct 1944||Horten||23 Oct 1944||Kristiansand||2 days|
|26 Oct 1944||Kristiansand||28 Oct 1944||Bergen||3 days|
|28 Oct 1944||Bergen||3 Nov 1944||Trondheim||7 days|
Oblt. (R) Otto Hinrichs
Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-1061
We have 12 daily positions for the 15 days U-1061 was at sea.
Ships hit by U-1061 during this patrol
General Events during this patrol
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Attacks on U-1061 during this patrol
30 Oct 1944
The boat was severely damaged by depth charges from a British B-24 (Sqdn 224, pilot W. S. Blackden) and a Canadian Wellington aircraft (Sqdn 407, pilot J. E. Neelin). The boat was able to escape to Maloy to be repaired. (Sources: Blair, vol 2, page 601)
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