Patrol info for U-621
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|6 Jan 1944||Brest||23 Jan 1944||Brest||18 days|
Oblt. Max Kruschka
Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-621
We have daily positions for all 18 days on this patrol.
Departure from Brest on 6 Jan 1944.
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Arrival at Brest on 23 Jan 1944.
Ships hit by U-621 during this patrol
General Events during this patrol
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Attacks on U-621 during this patrol
13 Jan 1944
While serving as a flak boat U-621 was attacked by a British B-24 Liberator (59 Sqn RAF/A) off the Bay of Biscay. Matrosengefreiter Heinz Thomas was mortally wounded and later buried at sea, and six others were wounded. The commander decided to return to base. U-621 took ten days to limp back to Brest.
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