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Patrol info for U-843


DepartureArrival / FateDuration
19 Feb 1944Lorient11 Jun 1944Batavia114 days

Commander

Officers *


Kptlt. Oskar Herwartz

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-843

Legend

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We have 99 daily positions for the 114 days U-843 was at sea.

Departure from Lorient on 19 Feb 1944.
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Arrival at Batavia on 11 Jun 1944.

Ships hit by U-843 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
8 Apr 1944U-843Oskar Herwartz Nebraska8,261brOS-71
 8,261

1 ship sunk (8,261 tons).

Legend
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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-843 during this patrol

10 Apr 1944
An attack by an American B-24 bomber from Squadron VB 107 (pilot Edward W. Krug) damaged the stern torpedo tubes. The boat abandoned planned operations off Cape Town and continued to the Indian Ocean, arriving at Jakarta on 11 June. (Sources: Blair, vol 2, page 537)

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