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Patrol info for U-552

Date lookup for 29 Oct 1941

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
25 Oct 1941St. Nazaire26 Nov 1941St. Nazaire33 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Erich Topp

Oblt. Ulrich Graf von Soden-Fraunhofen

Oblt. Siegfried Koitschka
Cdr training

Kptlt. Josef Röther

Franz Säck

Werner Klug
WO sea training

Walter Kimmelmann

Patrol description

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U-552's position on 29 Oct 1941

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-552 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Stosstrupp (30 Oct 1941 - 4 Nov 1941)
   Störtebecker (15 Nov 1941 - 19 Nov 1941)
   Benecke (19 Nov 1941 - 22 Nov 1941)

Ships hit by U-552 on this date

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