U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-245

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
14 Aug 1944Horten28 Oct 1944Flensburg76 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Friedrich Schumann-Hindenberg

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-245

We have 71 daily positions for the 76 days U-245 was at sea.

Ships hit by U-245 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol


21 Oct 1944. German patrol boat F 631 attacked U-245 in the North Sea in error.

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Attacks on U-245 during this patrol

30 Sep 1944
A Catalina flying boat attempted to approach and attack in the North Atlantic, but U-245s gunners kept it at bay and the boat escaped unharmed.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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