Patrol info for U-339
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|22 Mar 1943||Bergen||28 Mar 1943||Trondheim||7 days|
Oblt. Georg-Wilhelm Basse
Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-339
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Ships hit by U-339 during this patrol
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Attacks on U-339 during this patrol
26 Mar 1943
The boat was seriously damaged by six depth charges from a British Catalina from the Faeroe Islands (190 Sqn RAF, pilot J. Fish), and was forced to return to Trondheim, Norway. U-339 was classed unfit for service and was then transported to Kiel, arriving 9 April. (Sources: Blair, vol 2, page 270)
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