Patrol info for U-6
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|4 Apr 1940||Wilhelmshaven||19 Apr 1940||Wilhelmshaven||16 days|
Oblt. Adalbert Schnee
Ltn. Günter Gretschel
Formed U-boat group 8 (Lindesnes) together with U-2, U-3 and U-5 for Operation Weseruebung, the German invasion of Denmark and Norway. From 10 to 17 April, the boat unsuccessfully patrolled off Lister, Norway.
Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-6
We have daily positions for all 16 days on this patrol.
Departure from Wilhelmshaven on 4 Apr 1940.
5 Apr 1940 - 6 Apr 1940 - 7 Apr 1940 - 8 Apr 1940 - 9 Apr 1940 - 10 Apr 1940 - 11 Apr 1940 - 12 Apr 1940 - 13 Apr 1940 - 14 Apr 1940 - 15 Apr 1940 - 16 Apr 1940 - 17 Apr 1940 - 18 Apr 1940 -
Arrival at Wilhelmshaven on 19 Apr 1940.
Ships hit by U-6 during this patrol
General Events during this patrol
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Attacks on U-6 during this patrol
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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.