Patrol info for U-963
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|6 Jun 1944||Brest||8 Jun 1944||Brest||3 days|
Oblt. Karl Boddenberg
Oblt. Emil Klusmeier
Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-963
We have daily positions for all 3 days on this patrol.
Ships hit by U-963 during this patrol
General Events during this patrol
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Attacks on U-963 during this patrol
7 Jun 1944
An attack by a British B-24 Liberator bomber (53 Sqn RAF, pilot John William Carmichael) damaged the boat so severely she was forced to return to France less then 24 hours after starting the patrol. (Sources: Blair, vol 2, page 582)
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