U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-997

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
14 Oct 1944Hammerfest9 Nov 1944Narvik27 days


Officers *

Oblt. (R) Hans Lehmann

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-997

We have daily positions for all 27 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-997 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Panther (16 Oct 1944 - 8 Nov 1944)

Ships hit by U-997 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-997 during this patrol

5 Nov 1944
U-997 was attacked by an escort and sustained so much damage that she was forced to return to base.

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