U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-101

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
28 May 1941Lorient4 Jul 1941Lorient38 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Ernst Mengersen

Oblt. Wilhelm-Heinrich Graf von Pückler und Limpurg

Ltn. Karl-Heinz Marbach

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-101

We have daily positions for all 38 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-101 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   West (2 Jun 1941 - 20 Jun 1941)

Ships hit by U-101 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
4 Jun 1941U-101Ernst Mengersen Trecarrell5,271brOB-327A
9 Jun 1941U-101Ernst Mengersen Trevarrack5,270brOB-329B

2 ships sunk (10,541 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.

General Events during this patrol

We have no events listed for this patrol.

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Attacks on U-101 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-101 duing this patrol.

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Men lost from U-boats

4 Jun 1941
Mid Atlantic: one of the gun crew was lost overboard. [Matrosenobergefreiter Horst Jackl]

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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