Patrol info for U-762
Date lookup for 8 Oct 1943
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|28 Sep 1943||Bergen||15 Nov 1943||Brest||49 days|
Kptlt. Wolfgang Hille
U-762's position on 8 Oct 1943
Wolfpack operations during this patrol
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Attacks on U-762 during this patrol
8 Oct 1943
A British B-24 Liberator (Sqdn 120, pilot Bryan W. Turnbull) attacked the boat and drove her under. A destroyer joined the attack but the boat escaped, although two men were wounded and one of the diesel engines was damaged. (Sources: Blair, vol 2, page 430)
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