Patrol info for U-203
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|5 Jun 1941||Kiel||29 Jun 1941||St. Nazaire||25 days|
Kptlt. Rolf Mützelburg
Ltn. Hans-Dieter Mohs
|WO sea training
Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-203
We have 22 daily positions for the 25 days U-203 was at sea.
Departure from Kiel on 5 Jun 1941.
6 Jun 1941 - 7 Jun 1941 - 8 Jun 1941 - 9 Jun 1941 - 10 Jun 1941 - 11 Jun 1941 - 12 Jun 1941 - 13 Jun 1941 - 14 Jun 1941 - 15 Jun 1941 - 16 Jun 1941 - 17 Jun 1941 - 18 Jun 1941 - 19 Jun 1941 - 20 Jun 1941 - 21 Jun 1941 - 22 Jun 1941 - 23 Jun 1941 - 24 Jun 1941 - 25 Jun 1941 - 26 Jun 1941 - 27 Jun 1941 - 28 Jun 1941 -
Arrival at St. Nazaire on 29 Jun 1941.
Ships hit by U-203 during this patrol
General Events during this patrol
19 Jun 1941. U-203 encountered the US battleship USS Texas and her destroyer screen on Neutrality Patrol about 800 miles (1,287km) SSE of Iceland. The U-boat followed the ship for over 20 hours and Mützelburg identified her clearly. He even tried to get into an attack position because the ships were moving eastwards into the declared blockade area around Britain, but never came into firing range, and stopped chasing them as they turned around.
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Attacks on U-203 during this patrol
We have no recorded attacks on U-203 duing this patrol.
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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.