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Patrol info for U-108

Date lookup for 11 Nov 1942

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
25 Oct 1942Lorient26 Nov 1942Lorient33 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Ralf-Reimar Wolfram

Oblt. Richard von Harpe

Oblt. Wolfgang Grandefeld

Ltn. Erich Krempl

U-108's position on 11 Nov 1942

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-108 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Schlagetot (9 Nov 1942 - 17 Nov 1942)

Ships hit by U-108 on this date

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Attacks on U-108 during this patrol

11 Nov 1942
While operating against the Torch landings in North Africa, damage caused by depth charges from an Allied destroyer forced the boat to withdraw to attempt running repairs. These proved inadequate and U-108 was forced to return to France. (Sources: Blair, vol 2, page 109)

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