U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-625

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
30 Dec 1942Narvik6 Feb 1943Narvik39 days


Officers *

Oblt. Hans Benker

Ltn. Siegfried Straub

Ltn. Kurt Sureth

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

We have daily positions for all 39 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-625 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Nordwind (24 Jan 1943 - 4 Feb 1943)

Ships hit by U-625 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol


24 Jan 1943. In the Arctic Ocean, U-625 fired four torpedoes at the British convoy escorts HMS Kent and HMS Bermuda, all of which missed.

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Attacks on U-625 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-625 duing this patrol.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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