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Patrol info for U-617

Date lookup for 15 Jan 1943

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
21 Dec 1942La Spezia17 Jan 1943Salamis28 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Albrecht Brandi

Ltn. Erich Niester

U-617's position on 15 Jan 1943

Ships hit by U-617 on this date

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
15 Jan 1943U-617Albrecht Brandi Harboe Jensen1,862nwA
15 Jan 1943U-617Albrecht Brandi Annitsa4,324grB

2 ships sunk (6,186 tons).

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