U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-515


DepartureArrival / FateDuration
21 Feb 1943Lorient24 Jun 1943Lorient124 days

Commander

Officers *


Kptlt. Werner Henke
1WO

Ltn. Heinrich Niemeyer
2WO

Oblt. Ernst Sauerberg

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-515

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We have daily positions for all 124 days on this patrol.

Departure from Lorient on 21 Feb 1943.
22 Feb 1943 - 23 Feb 1943 - 24 Feb 1943 - 25 Feb 1943 - 26 Feb 1943 - 27 Feb 1943 - 28 Feb 1943 - 1 Mar 1943 - 2 Mar 1943 - 3 Mar 1943 - 4 Mar 1943 - 5 Mar 1943 - 6 Mar 1943 - 7 Mar 1943 - 8 Mar 1943 - 9 Mar 1943 - 10 Mar 1943 - 11 Mar 1943 - 12 Mar 1943 - 13 Mar 1943 - 14 Mar 1943 - 15 Mar 1943 - 16 Mar 1943 - 17 Mar 1943 - 18 Mar 1943 - 19 Mar 1943 - 20 Mar 1943 - 21 Mar 1943 - 22 Mar 1943 - 23 Mar 1943 - 24 Mar 1943 - 25 Mar 1943 - 26 Mar 1943 - 27 Mar 1943 - 28 Mar 1943 - 29 Mar 1943 - 30 Mar 1943 - 31 Mar 1943 - 1 Apr 1943 - 2 Apr 1943 - 3 Apr 1943 - 4 Apr 1943 - 5 Apr 1943 - 6 Apr 1943 - 7 Apr 1943 - 8 Apr 1943 - 9 Apr 1943 - 10 Apr 1943 - 11 Apr 1943 - 12 Apr 1943 - 13 Apr 1943 - 14 Apr 1943 - 15 Apr 1943 - 16 Apr 1943 - 17 Apr 1943 - 18 Apr 1943 - 19 Apr 1943 - 20 Apr 1943 - 21 Apr 1943 - 22 Apr 1943 - 23 Apr 1943 - 24 Apr 1943 - 25 Apr 1943 - 26 Apr 1943 - 27 Apr 1943 - 28 Apr 1943 - 29 Apr 1943 - 30 Apr 1943 - 1 May 1943 - 2 May 1943 - 3 May 1943 - 4 May 1943 - 5 May 1943 - 6 May 1943 - 7 May 1943 - 8 May 1943 - 9 May 1943 - 10 May 1943 - 11 May 1943 - 12 May 1943 - 13 May 1943 - 14 May 1943 - 15 May 1943 - 16 May 1943 - 17 May 1943 - 18 May 1943 - 19 May 1943 - 20 May 1943 - 21 May 1943 - 22 May 1943 - 23 May 1943 - 24 May 1943 - 25 May 1943 - 26 May 1943 - 27 May 1943 - 28 May 1943 - 29 May 1943 - 30 May 1943 - 31 May 1943 - 1 Jun 1943 - 2 Jun 1943 - 3 Jun 1943 - 4 Jun 1943 - 5 Jun 1943 - 6 Jun 1943 - 7 Jun 1943 - 8 Jun 1943 - 9 Jun 1943 - 10 Jun 1943 - 11 Jun 1943 - 12 Jun 1943 - 13 Jun 1943 - 14 Jun 1943 - 15 Jun 1943 - 16 Jun 1943 - 17 Jun 1943 - 18 Jun 1943 - 19 Jun 1943 - 20 Jun 1943 - 21 Jun 1943 - 22 Jun 1943 - 23 Jun 1943 -
Arrival at Lorient on 24 Jun 1943.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-515 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Unverzagt (12 Mar 1943 - 19 Mar 1943)
   Seeräuber (25 Mar 1943 - 30 Mar 1943)

Ships hit by U-515 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
4 Mar 1943U-515Werner Henke California Star8,300br
9 Apr 1943U-515Werner Henke Bamako2,357fr
30 Apr 1943U-515Werner Henke Corabella5,682brTS-37
30 Apr 1943U-515Werner Henke Bandar Shahpour5,236brTS-37
30 Apr 1943U-515Werner Henke Kota Tjandi7,295nlTS-37
30 Apr 1943U-515Werner Henke Nagina6,551brTS-37
1 May 1943U-515Werner Henke Mokambo4,996beTS-37
1 May 1943U-515Werner Henke City of Singapore6,555brTS-37
1 May 1943U-515Werner Henke Clan Macpherson6,940brTS-37
9 May 1943U-515Werner Henke Corneville4,544nw
 58,456

10 ships sunk (58,456 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-515 during this patrol

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