U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-81

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
20 Sep 1943Pola13 Oct 1943Pola24 days


Officers *

Oblt. Johann-Otto Krieg

Ltn. Herbert Kühn

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

We have 21 daily positions for the 24 days U-81 was at sea.

Ships hit by U-81 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol


7 Oct 1943. Good luck for an Italian freighter in the Mediterranean. U-81 fired six torpedoes at her, but they all missed.

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Attacks on U-81 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-81 duing this patrol.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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