U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-46

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
1 Jun 1940Kiel1 Jul 1940Kiel31 days


Officers *

Oblt. Engelbert Endrass

Oblt. Horst Uphoff
WO sea training

Hans-Heinrich Barschkis

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-46

We have daily positions for all 31 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-46 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Rösing (12 Jun 1940 - 15 Jun 1940)

Ships hit by U-46 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
6 Jun 1940U-46Engelbert Endrass HMS Carinthia20,277brA
9 Jun 1940U-46Engelbert Endrass Margareta2,155fiB
11 Jun 1940U-46Engelbert Endrass Athelprince (d.)8,782brOG-33FC
12 Jun 1940U-46Engelbert Endrass Barbara Marie4,223brSL-34D
12 Jun 1940U-46Engelbert Endrass Willowbank5,041brSL-34E
17 Jun 1940U-46Engelbert Endrass Elpis3,651grF

5 ships sunk (35,347 tons) and 1 ship damaged (8,782 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.
(d.) means the ship was damaged.

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-46 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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