U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-511

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
10 May 1943Lorient7 Aug 1943Kure90 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Fritz Schneewind

Oblt. Werner Striegler

Ltn. Heinrich Pahls

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-511

We have 71 daily positions for the 90 days U-511 was at sea.

Ships hit by U-511 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
27 Jun 1943U-511Fritz Schneewind Sebastian Cermeno7,194amA
9 Jul 1943U-511Fritz Schneewind Samuel Heintzelman7,176amB

2 ships sunk (14,370 tons).

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-511 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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