U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-358

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
11 Apr 1943St. Nazaire15 May 1943St. Nazaire35 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Rolf Manke

Hans Julius Hoß

Ltn. Max Ulber

Heinrich Schröder

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-358

We have daily positions for all 35 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-358 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Without name (15 Apr 1943 - 18 Apr 1943)
   Specht (19 Apr 1943 - 4 May 1943)
   Fink (4 May 1943 - 6 May 1943)

Ships hit by U-358 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
5 May 1943U-358Rolf Manke Bristol City2,864brONS-5A
5 May 1943U-358Rolf Manke Wentworth5,212brONS-5B

2 ships sunk (8,076 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-358 during this patrol

5 May 1943
The target of the depth charge attack on 5 May 1943, south of Cape Farewell, Greenland in position 54.56N, 43.44W, by the British corvette HMS Pink, formerly credited with sinking U-192, was actually U-358, which suffered severe damage. (Sources: 1991-10-01, FDS/NHB)

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