U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-224

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
17 Oct 1942Kiel9 Dec 1942St. Nazaire54 days


Officers *

Oblt. Hans-Karl Kosbadt

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-224

We have 52 daily positions for the 54 days U-224 was at sea.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-224 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Puma (26 Oct 1942 - 29 Oct 1942)
   Natter (30 Oct 1942 - 8 Nov 1942)
   Kreuzotter (8 Nov 1942 - 18 Nov 1942)

Ships hit by U-224 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
29 Oct 1942U-224Hans-Karl Kosbadt Bic Island3,921caHX-212A
12 Nov 1942U-224Hans-Karl Kosbadt Buchanan5,614paB

2 ships sunk (9,535 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.

General Events during this patrol

We have no events listed for this patrol.

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Attacks on U-224 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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