U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-462

Date lookup for 6 Jul 1943

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
28 Jun 1943Bordeaux6 Jul 1943Bordeaux9 days


Officers *

Bruno Vowe

U-462's position on 6 Jul 1943

Ships hit by U-462 on this date

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Attacks on U-462 during this patrol

6 Jul 1943
A British B-24 Liberator bomber (Sqdn 224, pilot E. J. J. Spindler) attacked the boat, causing enough damage to force a return to base. (Sources: Blair, vol 2, page 359)

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