U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-162


DepartureArrival / FateDuration
7 Jul 1942Lorient3 Sep 1942Lost59 days

Commander

Officers *


Kptlt. Jürgen Wattenberg

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

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We have 43 daily positions for the 59 days U-162 was at sea.

Departure from Lorient on 7 Jul 1942.
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Sunk on 3 Sep 1942.

Ships hit by U-162 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
19 Aug 1942U-162Jürgen Wattenberg West Celina5,722amTAW(S)
24 Aug 1942U-162Jürgen Wattenberg Moena9,286nl
26 Aug 1942U-162Jürgen Wattenberg Thelma8,297nw
30 Aug 1942U-162Jürgen Wattenberg Star of Oregon7,176am
 30,481

4 ships sunk (30,481 tons).

Legend
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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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