U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-607

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
13 Jul 1942Kristiansand16 Aug 1942St. Nazaire35 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Ernst Mengersen

Ltn. Wolf Jeschonnek

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-607

We have daily positions for all 35 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-607 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Wolf (25 Jul 1942 - 30 Jul 1942)
   Pirat (30 Jul 1942 - 3 Aug 1942)
   Steinbrinck (3 Aug 1942 - 10 Aug 1942)

Ships hit by U-607 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
26 Jul 1942U-607Ernst Mengersen Empire Rainbow (d.)6,942brON-113A
4 Aug 1942U-607Ernst Mengersen Belgian Soldier7,167beON-115B

1 ship sunk (7,167 tons) and 1 ship damaged (6,942 tons).

(d.) means the ship was damaged.

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-607 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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