U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-404

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
6 May 1942Brest14 Jul 1942St. Nazaire70 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Otto von Bülow

Oblt. Adolf Schönberg

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-404

We have 69 daily positions for the 70 days U-404 was at sea.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-404 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Hecht (8 May 1942 - 11 May 1942)
   Pfadfinder (23 May 1942 - 27 May 1942)

Ships hit by U-404 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
30 May 1942U-404Otto von Bülow Alcoa Shipper5,491amA
1 Jun 1942U-404Otto von Bülow West Notus5,492amB
3 Jun 1942U-404Otto von Bülow Anna1,345swC
24 Jun 1942U-404Otto von Bülow Ljubica Matkovic3,289yuD
25 Jun 1942U-404Otto von Bülow Nordal3,845paE
25 Jun 1942U-404Otto von Bülow Manuela4,772amF
27 Jun 1942U-404Otto von Bülow Moldanger6,827nwG

7 ships sunk (31,061 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-404 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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