U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-462

Date lookup for 8 Mar 1943

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
19 Feb 1943St. Nazaire11 Mar 1943Bordeaux21 days


Officers *

Bruno Vowe

U-462's position on 8 Mar 1943

Ships hit by U-462 on this date

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Attacks on U-462 during this patrol

8 Mar 1943
At 14.51 hrs the British submarine HMS Ursula (N 59) (Lt A.R. Profit, DSC, RN) fired a spread of four torpedoes at a U-boat in position 44°48N, 12°13W. No hits were observed and the attack apparently passed unnoticed. The target was most probably the homebound U-462.

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