Patrol info for U-636
Date lookup for 20 Jul 1944
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|27 Jun 1944||Narvik||23 Jul 1944||Harstad||27 days|
Oblt. Eberhard Schendel
U-636's position on 20 Jul 1944
Wolfpack operations during this patrol
U-636 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
Trutz (28 Jun 1944 - 10 Jul 1944)
Ships hit by U-636 on this date
General Events during this patrol
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Attacks on U-636 during this patrol
20 Jul 1944
03.10 hrs, Norwegian Sea: a B-24 Liberator (RAF Sqdn 86/B, pilot S/Ldr Terry M. Bulloch, DSO, DFC & Bar) approached under cover of fog and darkness, but was damaged by flak before being able to launch depth charges. The aircraft made it back to base on two engines after the aircrew jettisoned all surplus weight, including guns and ammunition. (Sources: Franks/Zimmerman)
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