Stosstrupp (e. Assault Team)

This Wolfpack operated from 30 Oct 1941 to 4 Nov 1941.


U-boats involved with this Wolfpack were:

U-96Heinrich Lehmann-Willenbrock30 Oct 19414 Nov 1941 A
U-133Hermann Hesse30 Oct 19414 Nov 1941 B
U-552Erich Topp30 Oct 19414 Nov 1941 C
U-567Engelbert Endrass30 Oct 19414 Nov 1941 D
U-571Helmut Möhlmann30 Oct 19414 Nov 1941 E
U-577Herbert Schauenburg30 Oct 19411 Nov 1941 F
6 boats.

Daily positions of Wolfpack Stosstrupp

Ships hit by this Wolfpack

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
31 Oct 1941U-552Erich Topp USS Reuben James (DD 245)1,190amHX-156
31 Oct 1941U-96Heinrich Lehmann-Willenbrock Bennekom5,998nlOS-10

2 ships sunk (7,188 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.

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