Wolfpacks

Elbe 2

This Wolfpack operated from 10 May 1943 to 14 May 1943.

Notes: Elbe is a river in Germany.

U-boats involved with this Wolfpack were:

U-boatCommanderFromToNotes
U-103Gustav-Adolf Janssen10 May 194314 May 1943 
U-107Harald Gelhaus10 May 194314 May 1943 
U-186Siegfried Hesemann10 May 194312 May 1943U-boat was lost
U-223Karl-Jürg Wächter10 May 194312 May 1943 
U-359Heinz Förster10 May 194312 May 1943 
U-377Otto Köhler10 May 194314 May 1943 
U-383Horst Kremser10 May 194314 May 1943 
U-402Siegfried Freiherr von Forstner10 May 194312 May 1943 
U-448Helmut Dauter10 May 194314 May 1943 
U-454Burckhard Hackländer10 May 194314 May 1943 
U-466Gerhard Thäter10 May 194313 May 1943 
U-504Wilhelm Luis10 May 194314 May 1943 
U-621Max Kruschka10 May 194314 May 1943 
13 boats.

Daily positions of Wolfpack Elbe 2

Daily positions of U-boats of Wolfpack Elbe 2. The letters are each assigned to one specific boat.

U-boat position. U-boat lost from the Wolfpack.

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Ships hit by this Wolfpack

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
11 May 1943U-402Siegfried Freiherr von Forstner Antigone4,545brSC-129
11 May 1943U-402Siegfried Freiherr von Forstner Grado3,082nwSC-129
 7,627

2 ships sunk (7,627 tons).

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