U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-404

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
21 Mar 1943St. Nazaire3 May 1943St. Nazaire44 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Otto von Bülow

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-404

We have daily positions for all 44 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-404 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Without name (27 Mar 1943 - 30 Mar 1943)
   Adler (7 Apr 1943 - 13 Apr 1943)
   Meise (13 Apr 1943 - 20 Apr 1943)
   Specht (21 Apr 1943 - 25 Apr 1943)

Ships hit by U-404 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
29 Mar 1943U-404Otto von Bülow Nagara8,791brSL-126A
30 Mar 1943U-404Otto von Bülow Empire Bowman7,031brSL-126B
12 Apr 1943U-404Otto von Bülow Lancastrian Prince1,914brON-176C

3 ships sunk (17,736 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-404 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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