Patrol info for U-460
Date lookup for 4 Oct 1943
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|30 Aug 1943||Bordeaux||4 Oct 1943||Lost||36 days|
Kptlt. Ebe Schnoor
U-460's position on 4 Oct 1943
Ships hit by U-460 on this date
General Events during this patrol
4 Oct 1943. A US Avenger aircraft from the USS Card dropped a bomb on a group of three U-boats which had assembled to refuel from the U-tanker U-460. The bomb missed its mark and caused no damage. However, in a follow-up attack the same day, U-460 and another of the three U-boats, U-422, were sunk.
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Attacks on U-460 during this patrol
We have no recorded attacks on U-460 on this date (prior to its loss).
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