U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-513

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
7 Aug 1942Kiel22 Oct 1942Lorient77 days


Officers *

KrvKpt. Rolf Rüggeberg

Ltn. Heinz Murl

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-513

We have 74 daily positions for the 77 days U-513 was at sea.

Ships hit by U-513 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
5 Sep 1942U-513Rolf Rüggeberg Saganaga5,454brA
5 Sep 1942U-513Rolf Rüggeberg Lord Strathcona7,335caB
29 Sep 1942U-513Rolf Rüggeberg Ocean Vagabond (d.)7,174brHX-209C

2 ships sunk (12,789 tons) and 1 ship damaged (7,174 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-513 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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