Patrol info for U-540
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|4 Oct 1943||Bergen||17 Oct 1943||Lost||14 days|
Kptlt. Lorenz Kasch
Oblt. Hans Götze
Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-540
We have daily positions for all 14 days on this patrol.
Departure from Bergen on 4 Oct 1943.
5 Oct 1943 - 6 Oct 1943 - 7 Oct 1943 - 8 Oct 1943 - 9 Oct 1943 - 10 Oct 1943 - 11 Oct 1943 - 12 Oct 1943 - 13 Oct 1943 - 14 Oct 1943 - 15 Oct 1943 - 16 Oct 1943 -
Sunk on 17 Oct 1943.
Ships hit by U-540 during this patrol
General Events during this patrol
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Attacks on U-540 during this patrol
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