U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-58

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
27 Dec 1939Kiel8 Jan 1940Kiel13 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Herbert Kuppisch

Oblt. Günther Reeder

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-58

We have 12 daily positions for the 13 days U-58 was at sea.

Departure from Kiel on 27 Dec 1939.
28 Dec 1939 - 29 Dec 1939 - 30 Dec 1939 - 31 Dec 1939 - 1 Jan 1940 - 2 Jan 1940 - 3 Jan 1940 - 4 Jan 1940 - 5 Jan 1940 - 6 Jan 1940 - 7 Jan 1940 -
Arrival at Kiel on 8 Jan 1940.

Ships hit by U-58 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
1 Jan 1940U-58Herbert Kuppisch Lars Magnus Trozelli1,951swA
3 Jan 1940U-58Herbert Kuppisch Svartön2,475swHN-6B

2 ships sunk (4,426 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-58 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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