U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-508

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
7 Jun 1943Lorient14 Sep 1943Lorient100 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Georg Staats

Oblt. Friedrich Altmeier

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-508

We have daily positions for all 100 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-508 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
9 Jul 1943U-508Georg Staats De la Salle8,400brST-71A
9 Jul 1943U-508Georg Staats Manchester Citizen5,343brST-71B
18 Jul 1943U-508Georg Staats Incomati7,369brC

3 ships sunk (21,112 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-508 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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