U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-203

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
20 Sep 1941St. Nazaire30 Sep 1941Brest11 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Rolf Mützelburg

Ltn. Hans-Dieter Mohs
Cdr sea training

Kptlt. Hans Gilardone

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 11 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-203 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
26 Sep 1941U-203Rolf Mützelburg Varangberg2,842nwHG-73A
26 Sep 1941U-203Rolf Mützelburg Avoceta3,442brHG-73B
26 Sep 1941U-203Rolf Mützelburg Lapwing1,348brHG-73C

3 ships sunk (7,632 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-203 during this patrol

26 Sep 1941
HMS Larkspur dropped 26 depth charges following a successful attack by U-203 on convoy HG 73, but without causing any damage. (Sources: ADM/KTB)

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