U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-753

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
28 Jan 1943La Pallice10 Mar 1943La Pallice42 days


Officers *

KrvKpt. Alfred Manhardt von Mannstein

Kptlt. Heinz Schwassmann

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-753

We have daily positions for all 42 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-753 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Hartherz (3 Feb 1943 - 7 Feb 1943)
   Ritter (11 Feb 1943 - 26 Feb 1943)

Ships hit by U-753 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
22 Feb 1943U-753Alfred Manhardt von Mannstein N.T. Nielsen-Alonso9,348nwON-166A

1 ship sunk (9,348 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-753 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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