Patrol info for U-561
Date lookup for 5 May 1942
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|4 Apr 1942||Pola||5 May 1942||Pola||32 days|
Kptlt. Robert Bartels
Oblt. Hans-Jürgen Reese
Oblt. Heinz Schomburg
U-561's position on 5 May 1942
Ships hit by U-561 on this date
General Events during this patrol
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Attacks on U-561 during this patrol
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Mine-laying operations during this patrol
U-561 laid mines on the following dates during this patrol:
|14 Apr 1942||23h17||02h19||CP 8155||Port Said, Egypt||12 TMB + 8 TMC|
* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.