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Patrol info for U-642

Date lookup for 7 May 1943


DepartureArrival / FateDuration
4 May 1943St. Nazaire17 Jul 1943St. Nazaire75 days

Commander

Officers *


Kptlt. Herbert Br√ľnning
1WO

Ltn. Hans-Erich Kummetz
2WO

Ltn. Erwin Jestel

U-642's position on 7 May 1943

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-642 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Oder (17 May 1943 - 19 May 1943)
   Mosel (19 May 1943 - 24 May 1943)
   Trutz (1 Jun 1943 - 16 Jun 1943)
   Trutz 1 (16 Jun 1943 - 29 Jun 1943)
   Geier 3 (30 Jun 1943 - 15 Jul 1943)

Ships hit by U-642 on this date

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