Taifun (e. Typhoon)

This Wolfpack operated from 15 Feb 1943 to 20 Feb 1943.

Notes: This group was formed from wolfpack Haudegen of boats who did not need replenishment from U-460.

U-boats involved with this Wolfpack were:

U-186Siegfried Hesemann15 Feb 194320 Feb 1943 A
U-223Karl-Jürg Wächter15 Feb 194320 Feb 1943 B
U-358Rolf Manke15 Feb 194320 Feb 1943 C
U-403Heinz-Ehlert Clausen15 Feb 194320 Feb 1943 D
U-707Günter Gretschel15 Feb 194320 Feb 1943 E
5 boats.

Daily positions of Wolfpack Taifun

Ships hit by this Wolfpack

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
19 Feb 1943U-403Heinz-Ehlert Clausen Zeus5,961grONS-165

1 ship sunk (5,961 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.

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