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Patrol info for U-202

Date lookup for 29 Sep 1942


DepartureArrival / FateDuration
6 Sep 1942Brest25 Oct 1942Brest50 days

Commander

Officers *


Ltn. G√ľnter Poser
WO

Oblt. Wolfgang Hille

U-202's position on 29 Sep 1942

Ships hit by U-202 on this date

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Attacks on U-202 during this patrol

29 Sep 1942
While attacking a large tanker off Trinidad U-202 was attacked by a US Catalina flying boat (Sqdn VP-53, USN). The two depth charges dropped damaged the air compressor, severely limiting the boats ability to dive. She nonetheless continued on patrol, and sank two ships before returning to base at Brest.

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