U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-73

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
20 May 1941St. Nazaire24 Jun 1941St. Nazaire36 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Helmut Rosenbaum

Oblt. Heinz Rahe

Ltn. Horst Deckert

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-73

We have daily positions for all 36 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-73 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   West (31 May 1941 - 16 Jun 1941)
   Kurf├╝rst (16 Jun 1941 - 20 Jun 1941)

Ships hit by U-73 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-73 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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