U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-572

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
30 Oct 1941Lorient29 Nov 1941Brest31 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Heinz Hirsacker

Oblt. Dietrich Epp

Ltn. Uwe Christiansen

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-572

We have daily positions for all 31 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-572 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Störtebecker (5 Nov 1941 - 19 Nov 1941)
   Gödecke (19 Nov 1941 - 26 Nov 1941)

Ships hit by U-572 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-572 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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