U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-10

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
28 Jan 1940Kiel31 Jan 1940Helgoland4 days
5 Feb 1940Helgoland5 Feb 1940Wilhelmshaven1 days
5 days
Sometimes patrols were split into several 'legs', for resupply and other matters.


Officers *

Oblt. Joachim Preuss

Patrol description

Patrol in the southern North Sea. On 30 Jan, the boat had to abort the patrol because the starboard diesel engine broke down and went to Helgoland for repairs.

The boat was in Helgoland for temporary repairs on the starboard diesel engine and transferred to Wilhelmshaven on 5 February.

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-10

We have 9 daily positions for the 5 days U-10 was at sea.

Departure from Kiel on 28 Jan 1940.
29 Jan 1940 - 30 Jan 1940 - 31 Jan 1940 - 1 Feb 1940 - 2 Feb 1940 - 3 Feb 1940 - 4 Feb 1940 -
Arrival at Wilhelmshaven on 5 Feb 1940.

Ships hit by U-10 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol


1 Feb 1940. U-10 had to abort patrol due to some technical problems and reached the German base at Heligoland.

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Attacks on U-10 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-10 duing this patrol.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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