U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-24

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
6 Jan 1940Kiel12 Jan 1940Kiel7 days


Officers *

Oblt. Udo Heilmann

Ltn. Heinz Stein

Patrol description

Patrol in the North Sea off the east coast of Scotland. The boat had to return early because they used up all 4 torpedoes in one unsuccessful attack on 9 January.

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-24

We have 6 daily positions for the 7 days U-24 was at sea.

Departure from Kiel on 6 Jan 1940.
7 Jan 1940 - 8 Jan 1940 - 9 Jan 1940 - 10 Jan 1940 - 11 Jan 1940 -
Arrival at Kiel on 12 Jan 1940.

Ships hit by U-24 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-24 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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