U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-96

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
26 Dec 1942St. Nazaire8 Feb 1943Königsberg45 days


Officers *

Oblt. Hans-Jürgen Hellriegel

Hans-Heinrich Haß

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-96

We have 43 daily positions for the 45 days U-96 was at sea.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-96 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Jaguar (10 Jan 1943 - 20 Jan 1943)

Ships hit by U-96 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol


3 Jan 1943. U-96 transferred a medical case to U-163, which was on her way to base.

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Attacks on U-96 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-96 duing this patrol.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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