U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-737

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
4 Oct 1943Hammerfest23 Oct 1943Harstad20 days


Officers *

Oblt. Paul Brasack

Oblt. Walter-Ernst Koch

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-737

We have daily positions for all 20 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-737 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol


14 Oct 1943. U-737 destroyed a landing stage off Grummanntbyan, Spitsbergen (Svalbard) with a demolition charge.

19 Oct 1943. U-737 was damaged in a collision with an enemy destroyer or an iceberg near Spitsbergen.

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Attacks on U-737 during this patrol

9 Oct 1943
The boat was shelled by a coastal battery at Barentsburg (Spitsbergen), but dived before being hit.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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