U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-960

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
4 Dec 1943Trondheim3 Feb 1944La Pallice62 days


Officers *

Oblt. Günther Heinrich

Erwin Sell

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-960

We have daily positions for all 62 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-960 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Coronel 1 (15 Dec 1943 - 17 Dec 1943)
   Amrum (18 Dec 1943 - 23 Dec 1943)
   Rügen 4 (23 Dec 1943 - 28 Dec 1943)
   Rügen 3 (28 Dec 1943 - 31 Dec 1943)

Ships hit by U-960 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
16 Jan 1944U-960Günther Heinrich Sumner I. Kimball7,176amON-219A

1 ship sunk (7,176 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-960 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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