U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-582

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
22 Jun 1942Brest11 Aug 1942Brest51 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Werner Schulte

Oblt. Wilhelm von Trotha

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

We have 47 daily positions for the 51 days U-582 was at sea.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-582 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Hai (3 Jul 1942 - 21 Jul 1942)

Ships hit by U-582 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
12 Jul 1942U-582Werner Schulte Port Hunter8,826brOS-33A
12 Jul 1942U-582Werner Schulte HMNZS ML-1090 [Trans.]46nzB
15 Jul 1942U-582Werner Schulte Empire Attendant7,524brOS-33C
22 Jul 1942U-582Werner Schulte Honolulan7,493amD
27 Jul 1942U-582Werner Schulte Stella Lykes6,801amE

5 ships sunk (30,690 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.
[Trans.] indicates the vessel was lost while being transported on another vessel.

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-582 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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