U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-462

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
28 Jun 1943Bordeaux6 Jul 1943Bordeaux9 days


Officers *

Bruno Vowe

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-462

We have 8 daily positions for the 9 days U-462 was at sea.

Departure from Bordeaux on 28 Jun 1943.
29 Jun 1943 - 30 Jun 1943 - 1 Jul 1943 - 2 Jul 1943 - 3 Jul 1943 - 4 Jul 1943 - 5 Jul 1943 -
Arrival at Bordeaux on 6 Jul 1943.

Ships hit by U-462 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-462 during this patrol

6 Jul 1943
A British B-24 Liberator bomber (Sqdn 224, pilot E. J. J. Spindler) attacked the boat, causing enough damage to force a return to base. (Sources: Blair, vol 2, page 359)

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