This Wolfpack operated from 18 Dec 1943 to 3 Jan 1944.

Notes: Borkum is a small German island in the North Sea.

U-boats involved with this Wolfpack were:

U-107Volker Simmermacher18 Dec 194330 Dec 1943 
U-231Wolfgang Wenzel1 Jan 19443 Jan 1944 
U-270Paul-Friedrich Otto18 Dec 19433 Jan 1944 
U-275Helmut Bork18 Dec 19433 Jan 1944 
U-305Rudolf Bahr18 Dec 19433 Jan 1944 
U-377Ernst-August Gerke24 Dec 19433 Jan 1944 
U-382Heinz Blischke18 Dec 19433 Jan 1944 
U-415Kurt Neide18 Dec 194326 Dec 1943 
U-541Kurt Petersen18 Dec 194326 Dec 1943 
U-618Kurt Baberg18 Dec 194326 Dec 1943 
U-641Horst Rendtel18 Dec 19433 Jan 1944 
U-645Otto Ferro18 Dec 194324 Dec 1943U-boat was lost
U-667Heinrich-Andreas Schroeteler18 Dec 194326 Dec 1943 
U-758Helmut Manseck24 Dec 19433 Jan 1944 
U-801Hans-Joachim Brans18 Dec 19433 Jan 1944 
U-953Karl-Heinz Marbach1 Jan 19443 Jan 1944 
U-962Ernst Liesberg18 Dec 194326 Dec 1943 
17 boats.

Daily positions of Wolfpack Borkum

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

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

You may have to zoom out to see all data.
Left click to zoom-in and right-click to zoom out.

Ships hit by this Wolfpack

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
24 Dec 1943U-415Kurt Neide HMS Hurricane (H 06)1,340brOS-62
24 Dec 1943U-275Helmut Bork USS Leary (DD 158)1,090am

2 ships sunk (2,430 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.

Return to Wolfpacks main page