U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-616

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
19 Apr 1943St. Nazaire17 May 1943La Spezia29 days


Officers *

Oblt. Siegfried Koitschka

Ltn. Wolfgang Seiler

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-616


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We have daily positions for all 29 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-616 during this patrol

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-616 during this patrol

13 May 1943
Convoy escorts in the Mediterranean pounded U-616 with 64 depth charges. Severe damage forced the boat to return to base.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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