U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-303

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
31 Dec 1942Kiel8 Mar 1943Lorient68 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Karl-Franz Heine

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-303

We have daily positions for all 68 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-303 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Habicht (10 Jan 1943 - 19 Jan 1943)
   Haudegen (19 Jan 1943 - 15 Feb 1943)

Ships hit by U-303 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
23 Feb 1943U-303Karl-Franz Heine Expositor4,959amON-166A

1 ship sunk (4,959 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-303 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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