U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-578


DepartureArrival / FateDuration
6 Aug 1942St. Nazaire6 Aug 1942Lost1 days

Commander

Officers *


FrgKpt. Ernst-August Rehwinkel

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-578

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We have daily positions for all 1 days on this patrol.

Departure from St. Nazaire on 6 Aug 1942.

Ships hit by U-578 during this patrol

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-578 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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