U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-203

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
25 Dec 1941Brest29 Jan 1942Brest36 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Rolf Mützelburg

Ltn. Hans-Dieter Mohs

Hans-Jürgen Haupt
WO sea training

Günter Dobenecker

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

We have daily positions for all 36 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-203 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Seydlitz (27 Dec 1941 - 7 Jan 1942)
   Ziethen (7 Jan 1942 - 22 Jan 1942)

Ships hit by U-203 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
15 Jan 1942U-203Rolf Mützelburg Catalina632ptA
17 Jan 1942U-203Rolf Mützelburg Octavian1,345nwB
21 Jan 1942U-203Rolf Mützelburg North Gaspe (d.)888caC

2 ships sunk (1,977 tons) and 1 ship damaged (888 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.
(d.) means the ship was damaged.

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-203 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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