U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-164

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
18 Jul 1942Kiel7 Oct 1942Lorient82 days


Officers *

KrvKpt. Otto Fechner

Patrol description

The translated war diary of U-164 for this patrol is available on our partner website: uboatarchive.net

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-164

We have daily positions for all 82 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-164 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Pirat (29 Jul 1942 - 1 Aug 1942)

Ships hit by U-164 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
25 Aug 1942U-164Otto Fechner Stad Amsterdam3,780nlWAT-15A
6 Sep 1942U-164Otto Fechner John A. Holloway1,745caGAT-2B

2 ships sunk (5,525 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-164 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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