U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-209

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
5 Aug 1942Kirkenes1 Sep 1942Skjomenfjord28 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Heinrich Brodda

Ltn. Hermann Schultz

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-209

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

Ships hit by U-209 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
17 Aug 1942U-209Heinrich Brodda P-4500sjA
17 Aug 1942U-209Heinrich Brodda Komsomolets (t.)220sjB
17 Aug 1942U-209Heinrich Brodda Komiles136sjC
17 Aug 1942U-209Heinrich Brodda Sh-500500sjD

4 ships sunk (1,356 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


25 Aug 1942. U-209 and U-255 shelled a radio station at Cape Zhelania, Novaya Zemlya.

28 Aug 1942. U-209 shelled a radio station at Khodovarikha, Novaya Zemlya.

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Attacks on U-209 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-209 duing this patrol.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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