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Patrol info for U-506

Date lookup for 17 Apr 1943

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
14 Dec 1942Lorient8 May 1943Lorient146 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Erich W├╝rdemann
Cdr training

Kptlt. Hans-Rutger Tillessen

U-506's position on 17 Apr 1943

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