U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-407

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
15 Aug 1942Kiel9 Oct 1942Brest56 days


Officers *

Oblt. Ernst-Ulrich Brüller

Ltn. Siegfried von Rothkirch und Panthen

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-407

We have 55 daily positions for the 56 days U-407 was at sea.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-407 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Vorwärts (25 Aug 1942 - 26 Sep 1942)
   Tiger (26 Sep 1942 - 28 Sep 1942)

Ships hit by U-407 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol


1 Oct 1942. On 1 October, 1942 U-407 attacked the former passenger liner Queen Mary with a four-torpedo fan shot, but all torpedoes missed.

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Attacks on U-407 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-407 duing this patrol.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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