|Ordered||15 Aug 1940|
|Laid down||1 Jul 1941||Blohm & Voss, Hamburg (werk 598)|
|Launched||19 Mar 1942|
|Commissioned||14 May 1942||Oblt. Horst-Thilo Queck|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Sunk at 1400hrs on 24 July, 1943 near Trondheim, in position 63.27N, 10.23E, by US bombs during an air raid (8. USAAF).
U-622 operated with the following Wolfpacks during its career:
Nordwind (24 Jan 1943 - 28 Jan 1943)
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-622 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.
We have 2 emblem entries for this boat. See the emblem page for this boat or view emblems individually below.
The Polar Bear - 11th Flotilla
A Shark biting a Torpedo