U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-158

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
7 Feb 1942Helgoland31 Mar 1942Lorient53 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Erwin Rostin

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-158

We have 52 daily positions for the 53 days U-158 was at sea.

Ships hit by U-158 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
24 Feb 1942U-158Erwin Rostin Empire Celt8,032brONS-67A
24 Feb 1942U-158Erwin Rostin Diloma (d.)8,146brONS-67B
1 Mar 1942U-158Erwin Rostin Finnanger9,551nwONS-67C
11 Mar 1942U-158Erwin Rostin Caribsea2,609amD
13 Mar 1942U-158Erwin Rostin John D. Gill11,641amE
15 Mar 1942U-158Erwin Rostin Olean (d.)7,118amF
15 Mar 1942U-158Erwin Rostin Ario6,952amG

5 ships sunk (38,785 tons) and 2 ships damaged (15,264 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-158 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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