Patrol info for U-591
Date lookup for 3 Apr 1943
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|17 Feb 1943||Brest||7 Apr 1943||St. Nazaire||50 days|
Kptlt. Hans-Jürgen Zetzsche
Ltn. Joachim Sauerbier
U-591's position on 3 Apr 1943
Wolfpack operations during this patrol
U-591 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
Sturmbock (21 Feb 1943 - 26 Feb 1943)
Wildfang (26 Feb 1943 - 5 Mar 1943)
Westmark (6 Mar 1943 - 11 Mar 1943)
Seewolf (21 Mar 1943 - 30 Mar 1943)
Ships hit by U-591 on this date
General Events during this patrol
3 Apr 1943. U-591 encountered a British Seawolf class submarine in the North Atlantic, but neither boat attacked.
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Attacks on U-591 during this patrol
We have no recorded attacks on U-591 on this date.
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