U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-570

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
23 Aug 1941Trondheim29 Aug 1941Lost7 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Hans-Joachim Rahmlow

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-570

We have 4 daily positions for the 7 days U-570 was at sea.

Departure from Trondheim on 23 Aug 1941.
24 Aug 1941 - 25 Aug 1941 - 26 Aug 1941 - 27 Aug 1941 - 28 Aug 1941 -
Arrival at Thorlakshafn on 29 Aug 1941.

Ships hit by U-570 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol


29 Aug 1941. The surrendered boat is beached at Thorlakshofn, in Southern Iceland after being towed from its capture 2 days earlier. It was deemed best to beach her there instead of the longer route to Reykjavik.

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Attacks on U-570 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-570 duing this patrol (prior to its loss).

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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