U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-254

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
21 Sep 1942Brest22 Oct 1942Brest32 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Odo Loewe

Ltn. G√ľnther Lube

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-254

We have daily positions for all 32 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-254 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Luchs (27 Sep 1942 - 6 Oct 1942)
   Panther (6 Oct 1942 - 12 Oct 1942)
   Leopard (12 Oct 1942 - 14 Oct 1942)

Ships hit by U-254 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
3 Oct 1942U-254Odo Loewe Esso Williamsburg11,237amA
9 Oct 1942U-254Odo Loewe Pennington Court6,098brSC-103B

2 ships sunk (17,335 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-254 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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