Patrol info for U-73
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|1 Dec 1942||La Spezia||8 Dec 1942||La Spezia||8 days|
Oblt. Horst Deckert
Oblt. Heinz Bentzien
Ltn. Detlev Fritz
Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-73
We have daily positions for all 8 days on this patrol.
Ships hit by U-73 during this patrol
General Events during this patrol
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Attacks on U-73 during this patrol
5 Dec 1942
The boat was damaged so severely by an aircraft attack in the Mediterranean that she had to return to base.
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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.