U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-527

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
10 May 1943Lorient23 Jul 1943Lost75 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Herbert Uhlig

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-527

We have 72 daily positions for the 75 days U-527 was at sea.

Ships hit by U-527 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-527 during this patrol

13 May 1943
As U-527 was attacking a large damaged ship under tow off the Bay of Biscay, a corvette was summoned and dropped 15 depth charges. U-527 escaped unscathed. (Sources: Blair, vol 2, page 348)

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