U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-553

Date lookup for 6 Aug 1942

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
19 Jul 1942St. Nazaire17 Sep 1942St. Nazaire61 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Karl Thurmann

Oblt. Hans-Jörg Blauert

Walter Zenker

U-553's position on 6 Aug 1942

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-553 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Pirat (29 Jul 1942 - 3 Aug 1942)

Ships hit by U-553 on this date

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