U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-74

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
8 Sep 1941St. Nazaire26 Sep 1941St. Nazaire19 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Eitel-Friedrich Kentrat

Oblt. Karl Friederich
Cdr training

Kptlt. Hans Senkel

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

We have daily positions for all 19 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-74 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Brandenburg (15 Sep 1941 - 20 Sep 1941)

Ships hit by U-74 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
19 Sep 1941U-74Eitel-Friedrich Kentrat HMCS Levis (K 115)925caSC-44A
20 Sep 1941U-74Eitel-Friedrich Kentrat Empire Burton6,966brSC-44B

2 ships sunk (7,891 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.

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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