U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-596

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
10 Aug 1943Pola10 Sep 1943Salamis32 days


Officers *

Oblt. Victor-Wilhelm Nonn

Ltn. Hans-Georg Müller

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-596

We have daily positions for all 32 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-596 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
20 Aug 1943U-596Victor-Wilhelm Nonn El Sayeda68agA
21 Aug 1943U-596Victor-Wilhelm Nonn Panikos21agB
21 Aug 1943U-596Victor-Wilhelm Nonn Namaz50agC
21 Aug 1943U-596Victor-Wilhelm Nonn Lily132plD
30 Aug 1943U-596Victor-Wilhelm Nonn Nagwa183agE
7 Sep 1943U-596Victor-Wilhelm Nonn Hamidieh80agF

6 ships sunk (534 tons).

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-596 during this patrol

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