U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-286

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
18 Apr 1945Harstad29 Apr 1945Lost12 days


Officers *

Oblt. Willi Dietrich

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-286

We have 2 daily positions for the 12 days U-286 was at sea.

Departure from Harstad on 18 Apr 1945.
19 Apr 1945 - 20 Apr 1945 - 21 Apr 1945 - 22 Apr 1945 - 23 Apr 1945 - 24 Apr 1945 - 25 Apr 1945 - 26 Apr 1945 - 27 Apr 1945 - 28 Apr 1945 -
Sunk on 29 Apr 1945.

Ships hit by U-286 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
29 Apr 1945U-286Willi Dietrich HMS Goodall (K 479)1,150brRA-66A

1 ship sunk (1,150 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-286 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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