U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-266

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
22 Dec 1942Kiel17 Feb 1943St. Nazaire58 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Ralf von Jessen

Gerhard Breun

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-266

We have daily positions for all 58 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-266 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Jaguar (10 Jan 1943 - 27 Jan 1943)
   Pfeil (4 Feb 1943 - 9 Feb 1943)

Ships hit by U-266 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
6 Feb 1943U-266Ralf von Jessen Polyktor4,077grSC-118A

1 ship sunk (4,077 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-266 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-266 duing this patrol.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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