U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-406

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
5 May 1942St. Nazaire1 Jul 1942St. Nazaire58 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Horst Dieterichs

Ltn. Dieter Erdmann

Ltn. Werner Remus

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-406

We have daily positions for all 58 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-406 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Hecht (8 May 1942 - 18 Jun 1942)

Ships hit by U-406 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-406 during this patrol

5 May 1942
U-406 encountered a British submarine off St. Nazaire which fired a torpedo at her, without success.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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