Patrol info for U-178
Date lookup for 15 Nov 1942
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|8 Sep 1942||Kiel||10 Jan 1943||Bordeaux||125 days|
Kpt. Hans Ibbeken
Oblt. Wilhelm Spahr
Ltn. Friedrich Petran
U-178's position on 15 Nov 1942
Ships hit by U-178 on this date
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Attacks on U-178 during this patrol
15 Nov 1942
While operating off Durban (Nov 13-15) the boat was attacked by Allied aircraft several times and on one occasion 3 bombs fell close, but without causing damage. (Sources: Blair, vol 2, page 78)
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