U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-214

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
13 Jun 1942Brest17 Jun 1942Lorient5 days
17 Jun 1942Lorient18 Jun 1942Brest2 days
7 days
Sometimes patrols were split into several 'legs', for resupply and other matters.


Officers *

Kptlt. G√ľnther Reeder

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-214

We have 8 daily positions for the 7 days U-214 was at sea.

Departure from Brest on 13 Jun 1942.

Arrival at Lorient on 13 Jun 1942.

Departure from Lorient on 14 Jun 1942.
15 Jun 1942 - 16 Jun 1942 -
Arrival at Lorient on 17 Jun 1942.
Arrival at Brest on 18 Jun 1942.

Ships hit by U-214 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-214 during this patrol

16 Jun 1942
03.44 hrs, Bay of Biscay, outbound: an unidentified aircraft strafed the boat and dropped three depth charges in a Leigh Light attack. Further attack runs were prevented by flak, but severe damage forced the boat to return to Lorient. (Sources: Ritschel)

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