U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-307

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
16 Apr 1944Narvik5 May 1944Narvik20 days


Officers *

Oblt. (R) Friedrich-Georg Herrle

Oblt. Helmuth Wüst

Ltn. Eberhard von Ketelhodt

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-307

We have daily positions for all 20 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-307 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Donner (17 Apr 1944 - 20 Apr 1944)
   Donner & Keil (20 Apr 1944 - 3 May 1944)

Ships hit by U-307 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
30 Apr 1944U-307Friedrich-Georg Herrle William S. Thayer7,176amRA-59A

1 ship sunk (7,176 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.

General Events during this patrol


23 Apr 1944. U-307 met U-703 in the Norwegian Sea to hand over a spare part. She was sunk five days later.

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Attacks on U-307 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-307 duing this patrol.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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