U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-203

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
10 Jul 1941St. Nazaire31 Jul 1941St. Nazaire22 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Rolf Mützelburg

Ltn. Hans-Dieter Mohs

Hans-Jürgen Haupt
WO sea training

Rudolf Dübler

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-203

We have daily positions for all 22 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-203 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
27 Jul 1941U-203Rolf Mützelburg Hawkinge2,475brOG-69A
28 Jul 1941U-203Rolf Mützelburg Norita1,516swOG-69B
28 Jul 1941U-203Rolf Mützelburg Lapland1,330brOG-69C

3 ships sunk (5,321 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-203 during this patrol

28 Jul 1941
The boat was depth charged by the British corvettes HMS Rhododendron and HMS Fleur de Lys but escaped without damage. (Sources: Blair, vol 1, page 329)

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