U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-371

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
7 Oct 1943Toulon28 Oct 1943Toulon22 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Waldemar Mehl

Oblt. Werner Sausmikat

Ltn. Jürgen Hillmann

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-371

We have daily positions for all 22 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-371 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
11 Oct 1943U-371Waldemar Mehl HMS Hythe (J 194)656brMKS-27A
13 Oct 1943U-371Waldemar Mehl USS Bristol (DD 453)1,630amB
15 Oct 1943U-371Waldemar Mehl James Russell Lowell (t.)7,176amGUS-18C

3 ships sunk (9,462 tons).

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(t.) means the ship was a total loss (included in ships & tonnage lost).

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-371 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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