U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-190

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
20 Feb 1943Kiel30 Mar 1943Lorient39 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Max Wintermeyer

Oblt. Hans-Erwin Reith

Karl Frahm

Patrol description

The translated war diary of U-190 for this patrol is available on our partner website: uboatarchive.net

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-190

We have daily positions for all 39 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-190 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Neuland (4 Mar 1943 - 6 Mar 1943)
   Ostmark (6 Mar 1943 - 11 Mar 1943)
   Stürmer (11 Mar 1943 - 19 Mar 1943)

Ships hit by U-190 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
8 Mar 1943U-190Max Wintermeyer Empire Lakeland7,015brSC-121A

1 ship sunk (7,015 tons).

General Events during this patrol


27 Mar 1943. U-190, U-653 and U-662 were bombed by aircraft in the North Atlantic, but escaped undamaged.

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Attacks on U-190 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-190 duing this patrol.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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