U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-625

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
4 Nov 1942Skjomenfjord29 Nov 1942Narvik26 days


Officers *

Oblt. Hans Benker

Ltn. Siegfried Straub

Ltn. Kurt Sureth

Patrol description

The translated war diary of U-625 for this patrol is available on our partner website: uboatarchive.net

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-625

We have daily positions for all 26 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-625 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Boreas (19 Nov 1942 - 28 Nov 1942)

Ships hit by U-625 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
6 Nov 1942U-625Hans Benker Chulmleigh5,445brA
6 Nov 1942U-625Hans Benker Empire Sky7,455brB
23 Nov 1942U-625Hans Benker Goolistan5,851brQP-15C

3 ships sunk (18,751 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-625 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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