U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-490

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
4 May 1944Kiel12 Jun 1944Lost40 days


Officers *

Oblt. (R) Wilhelm Gerlach

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-490

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Ships hit by U-490 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-490 during this patrol

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