U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-525

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
15 Dec 1942Kiel3 Mar 1943Lorient79 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Hans-Joachim Drewitz

Oblt. Werner Sass

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-525

We have 76 daily positions for the 79 days U-525 was at sea.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-525 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Falke (28 Dec 1942 - 19 Jan 1943)
   Haudegen (19 Jan 1943 - 15 Feb 1943)

Ships hit by U-525 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
20 Feb 1943U-525Hans-Joachim Drewitz Radhurst3,454brONS-165A

1 ship sunk (3,454 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.

General Events during this patrol

We have no events listed for this patrol.

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Attacks on U-525 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-525 duing this patrol.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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