Patrol info for U-333
Date lookup for 9 Oct 1942
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|1 Sep 1942||La Pallice||9 Oct 1942||*at sea*||39 days|
|9 Oct 1942||*at sea*||23 Oct 1942||La Pallice||15 days|
Kptlt. Lorenz Kasch
The translated war diary of U-333 for this patrol is available on our partner website: uboatarchive.netLorenz Kasch took command of U-333 from Peter-Erich Cremer, who had been very seriously wounded during a battle with HMS Crocus. Kasch was stationed aboard on U-107 as commander on sea training and transferred over to the heavily damaged U-boat to take her home to France.
U-333's position on 9 Oct 1942
Ships hit by U-333 on this date
General Events during this patrol
9 Oct 1942. Help for the heavily damaged U-333 came at a meeting in mid Atlantic. A doctor was transferred from the milch cow boat U-459 to treat U-333's badly wounded commander, Ali Cremer. On the same day Kapitänleutnant Lorenz Kasch also arrived from U-107 to take over command of U-333.
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Attacks on U-333 during this patrol
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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.