U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-454

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
25 Dec 1941Kirkenes20 Jan 1942Kirkenes27 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Burckhard Hackländer

Ltn. Helmut Dauter

Hans Reimers

Patrol description

The translated war diary of U-454 for this patrol is available on our partner website: uboatarchive.net

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-454

We have daily positions for all 27 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-454 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
17 Jan 1942U-454Burckhard Hackländer RT-68 Enisej557sjA
17 Jan 1942U-454Burckhard Hackländer Harmatris (d.)5,395brPQ-8B
17 Jan 1942U-454Burckhard Hackländer HMS Matabele (G 26)1,870brPQ-8C

2 ships sunk (2,427 tons) and 1 ship damaged (5,395 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-454 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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