U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-86

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
24 Feb 1943Brest16 Apr 1943Brest52 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Walter Schug

Johann de Buhr

Hans Roeder-Pesch

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-86

We have daily positions for all 52 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-86 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Neuland (4 Mar 1943 - 13 Mar 1943)
   Dränger (14 Mar 1943 - 20 Mar 1943)
   Seewolf (21 Mar 1943 - 30 Mar 1943)

Ships hit by U-86 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
11 Mar 1943U-86Walter Schug Brant County5,001nwHX-228A

1 ship sunk (5,001 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-86 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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