U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-581

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
13 Dec 1941Kiel24 Dec 1941St. Nazaire12 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Werner Pfeifer

Walter Sitek

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-581

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Ships hit by U-581 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-581 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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