U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-582

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
3 Jan 1942Trondheim7 Feb 1942Brest36 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Werner Schulte

Ltn. Hermann Rossmann

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-582

We have daily positions for all 36 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-582 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Ziethen (15 Jan 1942 - 22 Jan 1942)

Ships hit by U-582 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
26 Jan 1942U-582Werner Schulte Refast5,189brON-56A

1 ship sunk (5,189 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-582 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-582 duing this patrol.

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Men lost from U-boats

10 Jan 1942
During heavy weather in the North Atlantic a lookout on U-582 broke his arm.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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