U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-97

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
5 Jun 1943Pola16 Jun 1943Lost12 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Hans-Georg Trox

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-97

We have 9 daily positions for the 12 days U-97 was at sea.

Departure from Pola on 5 Jun 1943.
6 Jun 1943 - 7 Jun 1943 - 8 Jun 1943 - 9 Jun 1943 - 10 Jun 1943 - 11 Jun 1943 - 12 Jun 1943 - 13 Jun 1943 - 14 Jun 1943 - 15 Jun 1943 -
Sunk on 16 Jun 1943.

Ships hit by U-97 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
12 Jun 1943U-97Hans-Georg Trox Palima1,179nlA
15 Jun 1943U-97Hans-Georg Trox Athelmonarch8,995brB

2 ships sunk (10,174 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-97 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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