Patrol info for U-9
Date lookup for 16 Jan 1940
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|16 Jan 1940||Kiel||22 Jan 1940||Wilhelmshaven||7 days|
Oblt. Wolfgang Lüth
Oblt. Heinrich Schonder
Ltn. Franz Gramitzky
Ordered to operate off the east coast of Britain. On 19 January, the boat was forced to abort the patrol because a fuel line broke and the next day arrived in Helgoland for repairs. On 22 January, U-9 was transferred from Helgoland to Wilhelmshaven.
U-9's position on 16 Jan 1940
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