U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-211

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
10 May 1943Brest16 Jul 1943Lorient68 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Karl Hause

Oblt. Ernst-Ludwig Balduhn

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-211

We have 65 daily positions for the 68 days U-211 was at sea.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-211 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Trutz (1 Jun 1943 - 16 Jun 1943)
   Trutz 3 (16 Jun 1943 - 29 Jun 1943)
   Geier 2 (30 Jun 1943 - 10 Jul 1943)

Ships hit by U-211 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-211 during this patrol

15 May 1943
14.00 hrs, Bay of Biscay, north of Finisterre, outbound: a British Whitley bomber (10 OTU RAF/S) dropped three depth charges on U-211. Minor damage. (Sources: Rohwer/Ritschel)

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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