U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-162

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
7 Feb 1942Kiel18 Mar 1942Lorient40 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Jürgen Wattenberg

Horst Hepp

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-162


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We have 38 daily positions for the 40 days U-162 was at sea.

Ships hit by U-162 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
24 Feb 1942U-162Jürgen Wattenberg White Crest4,365brONS-67

1 ship sunk (4,365 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-162 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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