U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-457

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
10 Sep 1942Narvik16 Sep 1942Lost7 days


Officers *

KrvKpt. Karl Brandenburg

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-457

We have 4 daily positions for the 7 days U-457 was at sea.

Departure from Narvik on 10 Sep 1942.
11 Sep 1942 - 12 Sep 1942 - 13 Sep 1942 - 14 Sep 1942 - 15 Sep 1942 -
Sunk on 16 Sep 1942.

Ships hit by U-457 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
14 Sep 1942U-457Karl Brandenburg Atheltemplar (d.)8,939brPQ-18A

1 ship damaged (8,939 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.
(d.) means the ship was damaged.

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-457 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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