Patrol info for U-591
Date lookup for 23 Jul 1943
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|26 Jun 1943||St. Nazaire||30 Jul 1943||Lost||35 days|
Oblt. Reimar Ziesmer
U-591's position on 23 Jul 1943
Ships hit by U-591 on this date
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Attacks on U-591 during this patrol
23 Jul 1943
U-591 was twice attacked by an American B-24 Liberator off Cape de Sao Roque, Brazil, but each time escaped by diving. (Sources: Blair, vol 2, page 370)
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