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Patrol info for U-255

Date lookup for 23 Sep 1942

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
13 Sep 1942Neidenfjord25 Sep 1942Bergen13 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Reinhart Reche

Ltn. Hugo Deiring

Erich Harms

Ltn. Horst Selle

U-255's position on 23 Sep 1942

Ships hit by U-255 on this date

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Attacks on U-255 during this patrol

23 Sep 1942
U-255 was attacked by a Catalina flying boat (RAF Sqdn 210/U, F/Sgt J.W. Semmons) south of Jan Mayen Island and was forced to return to base by heavy damage from two depth charges.

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