U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-9

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
19 Dec 1942Konstanza7 Jan 1943Konstanza20 days


Officers *

Oblt. Hans-Joachim Schmidt-Weichert

Heinrich Klapdor

Patrol description

Patrol in the Black Sea between Gagra and Tuapse.

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-9

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Ships hit by U-9 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-9 during this patrol

27 Dec 1942
16.20 hrs, off Sochi in the Black Sea: a Soviet minesweeper dropped eight depth charges on the boat, causing minor damage. (Sources: Ritschel)

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