U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-62

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
18 May 1940Kiel3 Jun 1940Wilhelmshaven17 days


Officers *

Oblt. Hans-Bernhard Michalowski

Ltn. Willy Mattke

Siegfried Lindke

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-62

We have 16 daily positions for the 17 days U-62 was at sea.

Ships hit by U-62 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
29 May 1940U-62Hans-Bernhard Michalowski HMS Grafton (H 89)1,350brA

1 ship sunk (1,350 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-62 during this patrol

24 May 1940
U-62 encountered an enemy submarine in the North Sea. The latter launched torpedoes, but the U-boat was able to dodge them.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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