U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-989

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
7 Feb 1945Horten14 Feb 1945Lost8 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Hardo Rodler von Roithberg

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-989

We have 2 daily positions for the 8 days U-989 was at sea.

Departure from Horten on 7 Feb 1945.
8 Feb 1945 - 9 Feb 1945 - 10 Feb 1945 - 11 Feb 1945 - 12 Feb 1945 - 13 Feb 1945 -
Sunk on 14 Feb 1945.

Ships hit by U-989 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol


14 Feb 1945. Two men managed to escape after U-989 was sunk, but both died before reaching the surface. One was the commander, Oblt Hardo von Roithberg. It was his 27th birthday.

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Attacks on U-989 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-989 duing this patrol (prior to its loss).

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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