U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-83

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
10 Mar 1942Salamis21 Mar 1942Salamis12 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 12 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-83 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
17 Mar 1942U-83Hans-Werner Kraus Crista (d.)2,590brAT-34A

1 ship damaged (2,590 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.
(d.) means the ship was damaged.

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-83 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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