U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-261

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
8 Sep 1942Kiel15 Sep 1942Lost8 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Hans Lange

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-261

We have 6 daily positions for the 8 days U-261 was at sea.

Departure from Kiel on 8 Sep 1942.
9 Sep 1942 - 10 Sep 1942 - 11 Sep 1942 - 12 Sep 1942 - 13 Sep 1942 - 14 Sep 1942 -
Sunk on 15 Sep 1942.

Ships hit by U-261 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol

We have no events listed for this patrol.

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Attacks on U-261 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-261 duing this patrol (prior to its loss).

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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