U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-630

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
18 Mar 1943Kiel6 May 1943Lost50 days


Officers *

Oblt. Werner Winkler

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-630

We have 49 daily positions for the 50 days U-630 was at sea.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-630 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Löwenherz (1 Apr 1943 - 10 Apr 1943)
   Lerche (10 Apr 1943 - 15 Apr 1943)
   Specht (22 Apr 1943 - 4 May 1943)

Ships hit by U-630 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
5 Apr 1943U-630Werner Winkler Shillong5,529brHX-231A
5 Apr 1943U-630Werner Winkler Waroonga9,365brHX-231B

2 ships sunk (14,894 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-630 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-630 duing this patrol (prior to its loss).

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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