Patrol info for U-657
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|4 May 1943||Trondheim||17 May 1943||Lost||14 days|
KrvKpt. Heinrich Göllnitz
Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-657
We have daily positions for all 14 days on this patrol.
Departure from Trondheim on 4 May 1943.
5 May 1943 - 6 May 1943 - 7 May 1943 - 8 May 1943 - 9 May 1943 - 10 May 1943 - 11 May 1943 - 12 May 1943 - 13 May 1943 - 14 May 1943 - 15 May 1943 - 16 May 1943 -
Sunk on 17 May 1943.
Wolfpack operations during this patrol
U-657 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
Iller (12 May 1943 - 15 May 1943)
Ships hit by U-657 during this patrol
General Events during this patrol
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Attacks on U-657 during this patrol
14 May 1943
The boat was attacked by an American Catalina flying boat (USN VP-84) east of Cape Farewell. No damage. (Sources: Kenneth Wynn)
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