U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-81

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
30 Jan 1943Pola19 Feb 1943Salamis21 days


Officers *

Oblt. Johann-Otto Krieg

Oblt. Klaus Andersen

Ltn. Rudolf Dübler

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-81

We have 20 daily positions for the 21 days U-81 was at sea.

Ships hit by U-81 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
10 Feb 1943U-81Johann-Otto Krieg Saroena (d.)6,671nlA
11 Feb 1943U-81Johann-Otto Krieg Husni107lbB
11 Feb 1943U-81Johann-Otto Krieg Dolphin135plC
11 Feb 1943U-81Johann-Otto Krieg Al Kasbanah110agD
11 Feb 1943U-81Johann-Otto Krieg Sabah el Kheir36agE

4 ships sunk (388 tons) and 1 ship damaged (6,671 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-81 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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