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Patrol info for U-578

Date lookup for 27 Feb 1942

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
3 Feb 1942St. Nazaire25 Mar 1942St. Nazaire51 days


Officers *

KrvKpt. Ernst-August Rehwinkel

Ltn. Raimund Tiesler

U-578's position on 27 Feb 1942

Ships hit by U-578 on this date

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
27 Feb 1942U-578Ernst-August Rehwinkel R.P. Resor7,451amA

1 ship sunk (7,451 tons).

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