U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-34

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
3 Apr 1940Wilhelmshaven30 Apr 1940Wilhelmshaven28 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Wilhelm Rollmann

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-34

We have daily positions for all 28 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-34 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
13 Apr 1940U-34Wilhelm Rollmann HNoMS Frøya (t.)595nwA

1 ship sunk (595 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.
(t.) means the ship was a total loss (included in ships & tonnage lost).

General Events during this patrol


18 Apr 1940. U-34 fired two torpedoes at the British cruiser HMS Southampton, both of which missed.

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Attacks on U-34 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-34 duing this patrol.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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