U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-128

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
6 Apr 1943Lorient17 May 1943Lost42 days


Officers *

Oblt. Hermann Steinert

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-128

We have 36 daily positions for the 42 days U-128 was at sea.

Ships hit by U-128 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-128 during this patrol

16 May 1943
U-128 was attacked by an American Mariner aircraft (USN VP-74 / P-2) off Bahia. 12 bombs fell wide, and the boat escaped undamaged (Sources: Blair, vol 2, page 223)

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