U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-56

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
12 Sep 1939Kiel19 Sep 1939Kiel8 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Wilhelm Zahn

Ltn. Herwig Collmann
ObStrm / WO

Kurt Pressel

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-56

We have daily positions for all 8 days on this patrol.

Departure from Kiel on 12 Sep 1939.
13 Sep 1939 - 14 Sep 1939 - 15 Sep 1939 - 16 Sep 1939 - 17 Sep 1939 - 18 Sep 1939 -
Arrival at Kiel on 19 Sep 1939.

Ships hit by U-56 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-56 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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