U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-1229

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
26 Jul 1944Trondheim20 Aug 1944Lost26 days


Officers *

KrvKpt. Arnim Zinke

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-1229

We have daily positions for all 26 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-1229 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol


20 Aug 1944. U-1229 was on a mission to land an agent, Oskar Mantel, in the Gulf of Maine but the boat was sunk on the outbound route. Mantel was among the survivors.

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Attacks on U-1229 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-1229 duing this patrol (prior to its loss).

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