U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-83

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
25 Dec 1941Messina30 Dec 1941Salamis6 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Hans-Werner Kraus

Ltn. Hermann Rahn

Ltn. Hans-Adolf Engel

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-83

We have daily positions for all 6 days on this patrol.

Departure from Messina on 25 Dec 1941.
26 Dec 1941 - 27 Dec 1941 - 28 Dec 1941 - 29 Dec 1941 -
Arrival at Salamis on 30 Dec 1941.

Ships hit by U-83 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-83 during this patrol

28 Dec 1941
An attack by a convoy escort in the Mediterranean damaged U-83 so severely she was forced to return to base at Salamis, Greece.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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