U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-217

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
24 Nov 1942Brest23 Feb 1943Brest92 days


Officers *

Oblt. Kurt Reichenbach-Klinke

Ltn. Friedrich-August Greus

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-217

We have daily positions for all 92 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-217 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
14 Dec 1942U-217Kurt Reichenbach-Klinke Etna2,619swA
3 Feb 1943U-217Kurt Reichenbach-Klinke Rhexenor7,957brB

2 ships sunk (10,576 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-217 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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