U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-98

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
12 Mar 1941Kiel14 Apr 1941Lorient34 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Robert Gysae

Oblt. Friedrich-Hermann Praetorius

Oblt. Heinz Stein

Heinrich Mürl

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-98

We have daily positions for all 34 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-98 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
27 Mar 1941U-98Robert Gysae Koranton6,695brSC-25A
4 Apr 1941U-98Robert Gysae Helle2,467nwSC-26B
4 Apr 1941U-98Robert Gysae Welcombe5,122brSC-26C
9 Apr 1941U-98Robert Gysae Prins Willem II1,304nlHX-117D

4 ships sunk (15,588 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-98 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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