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Patrol info for U-158

Date lookup for 29 Jun 1942

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
4 May 1942Lorient30 Jun 1942Lost58 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Erwin Rostin

U-158's position on 29 Jun 1942

Ships hit by U-158 on this date

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
29 Jun 1942U-158Erwin Rostin Everalda3,950leA

1 ship sunk (3,950 tons).

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General Events during this patrol


29 Jun 1942. After sinking the the Latvian merchant Everalda with gunfire, U-158 took her master and a Spanish crewman on board as prisoners. The Germans also captured several confidential papers.

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Attacks on U-158 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-158 on this date (prior to its loss).

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