U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-226

Date lookup for 17 Apr 1943

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
10 Apr 1943Lorient17 May 1943St. Nazaire38 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Rolf Borchers

U-226's position on 17 Apr 1943

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-226 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Without name (15 Apr 1943 - 18 Apr 1943)
   Specht (19 Apr 1943 - 4 May 1943)
   Fink (4 May 1943 - 5 May 1943)

Ships hit by U-226 on this date

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Attacks on U-226 during this patrol

17 Apr 1943
Escorts from convoy HX 233 depth charged the boat causing heavy damage. The crew managed to repair the boat and continue the patrol. (Sources: Blair, vol 2, page 282)

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