U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-264

Date lookup for 17 Apr 1943


DepartureArrival / FateDuration
8 Apr 1943St. Nazaire1 Jun 1943Lorient55 days

Commander

Officers *


Kptlt. Hartwig Looks
1WO

Ltn. G√ľnther Loeschcke

U-264's position on 17 Apr 1943

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-264 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Without name (15 Apr 1943 - 18 Apr 1943)
   Specht (19 Apr 1943 - 4 May 1943)
   Fink (4 May 1943 - 6 May 1943)
   Naab (12 May 1943 - 15 May 1943)
   Donau 2 (15 May 1943 - 19 May 1943)
   Mosel (19 May 1943 - 23 May 1943)

Ships hit by U-264 on this date

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-264 during this patrol

17 Apr 1943
Depth charging by escorts from convoy HX 233 caused heavy damage. The crew managed to make repairs and continue the patrol. (Sources: Blair, vol 2, page 282)

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