U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-73

Date lookup for 13 Dec 1943

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
4 Dec 1943Toulon16 Dec 1943Lost13 days


Officers *

Oblt. Horst Deckert

U-73's position on 13 Dec 1943

Ships hit by U-73 on this date

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Attacks on U-73 during this patrol

13 Dec 1943
During an attack against convoy GUS 24 in the Mediterranean, U-73 was rammed by a destroyer, resulting in the loss of the Flakvierling quadruple AA gun.

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