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Patrol info for U-506

Date lookup for 5 Sep 1942


DepartureArrival / FateDuration
28 Jul 1942Lorient7 Nov 1942Lorient103 days

Commander

Officers *


Kptlt. Erich W├╝rdemann
1WO

Oblt. Friedrich Wittenberg
1WO

Oblt. Fritz Schneewind

U-506's position on 5 Sep 1942

Ships hit by U-506 on this date

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
5 Sep 1942U-506Erich W├╝rdemann Myrmidon6,278brA
 6,278

1 ship sunk (6,278 tons).

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