U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-744

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
24 Feb 1944Brest6 Mar 1944Lost12 days


Officers *

Oblt. Heinz Blischke

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-744

We have daily positions for all 12 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-744 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
2 Mar 1944U-744Heinz Blischke HMS LST-3621,625brMKS-40A

1 ship sunk (1,625 tons).

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-744 during this patrol

2 Mar 1944
The U-boat had just torpedoed HMS LST-362 when it was forced to dive by HMS Rockwood and unsuccessfully attacked with depth charges about 370 miles southwest of Cape Clear.

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