U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-124

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
25 Nov 1942Lorient13 Feb 1943Lorient81 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Johann Mohr
Cdr sea training

Kptlt. Heinz-Wilhelm Eck

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-124

We have daily positions for all 81 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-124 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
28 Dec 1942U-124Johann Mohr Treworlas4,692brA
9 Jan 1943U-124Johann Mohr Broad Arrow7,718amTB-1B
9 Jan 1943U-124Johann Mohr Birmingham City6,194amTB-1C
9 Jan 1943U-124Johann Mohr Collingsworth5,101amTB-1D
9 Jan 1943U-124Johann Mohr Minotaur4,554amTB-1E

5 ships sunk (28,259 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-124 during this patrol

1 Jan 1943
15.23 hrs, east of Trinidad: the boat dived when attacked by an American Catalina flying boat (VP-53 USN/P-1) . The aircraft dropped two depth charges, which caused no damage. (Sources: Rohwer/Ritschel)

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