Knappen (e. Shield Bearer, Squire)

This Wolfpack operated from 19 Feb 1943 to 25 Feb 1943.


U-boats involved with this Wolfpack were:

U-91Heinz Walkerling19 Feb 194325 Feb 1943 A
U-92Adolf Oelrich19 Feb 194325 Feb 1943 B
U-600Bernhard Zurmühlen19 Feb 194325 Feb 1943 C
U-604Horst Höltring19 Feb 194325 Feb 1943 D
4 boats.

Daily positions of Wolfpack Knappen

Ships hit by this Wolfpack

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
21 Feb 1943U-92Adolf Oelrich Empire Trader9,990brON-166
22 Feb 1943U-92Adolf Oelrich N.T. Nielsen-Alonso (d.)9,348nwON-166
23 Feb 1943U-604Horst Höltring Stockport1,683brON-166
24 Feb 1943U-600Bernhard Zurmühlen Ingria (d.)4,391nwON-166

2 ships sunk (11,673 tons) and 2 ships damaged (13,739 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.
(d.) means the ship was damaged.

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