U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-636

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
6 Nov 1943Hammerfest17 Nov 1943Hammerfest12 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Hans Hildebrandt

Ltn. Johann-Friedrich Loos

Richard Schulz

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-636

We have daily positions for all 12 days on this patrol.

Departure from Hammerfest on 6 Nov 1943.
7 Nov 1943 - 8 Nov 1943 - 9 Nov 1943 - 10 Nov 1943 - 11 Nov 1943 - 12 Nov 1943 - 13 Nov 1943 - 14 Nov 1943 - 15 Nov 1943 - 16 Nov 1943 -
Arrival at Hammerfest on 17 Nov 1943.

Ships hit by U-636 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol


14 Nov 1943. U-636 laid 24 mines in the Yugor Strait between Nova Zemlaya and Russia, but without result.

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Attacks on U-636 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-636 duing this patrol.

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Mine-laying operations during this patrol

U-636 laid mines on the following dates during this patrol:

14 Nov 194316h3522h24AT 8844Dolgy Island, Pechora Sea24 TMB

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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