U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-74

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
5 Mar 1941Bergen11 Apr 1941St. Nazaire38 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Eitel-Friedrich Kentrat

Oblt. Walter Schug

Ltn. Karl Friederich

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-74

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

Ships hit by U-74 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
11 Mar 1941U-74Eitel-Friedrich Kentrat Frodi (d.)123isA
3 Apr 1941U-74Eitel-Friedrich Kentrat Leonidas Z. Cambanis4,274grSC-26B
3 Apr 1941U-74Eitel-Friedrich Kentrat HMS Worcestershire (F 29) (d.)11,402brSC-26C

1 ship sunk (4,274 tons) and 2 ships damaged (11,525 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-74 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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