U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-218

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
12 Feb 1944Brest7 May 1944Brest86 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Richard Becker

Bernhard Jaek

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-218

We have daily positions for all 86 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-218 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-218 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-218 duing this patrol.

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Mine-laying operations during this patrol

U-218 laid mines on the following dates during this patrol:

23 Mar 194419h2119h26ED 6913Port Castries, St. Lucia2 MTA
1 Apr 194420h0020h40ED 1323San Juan, Puerto Rico15 SMA + 2 MTA

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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