Patrol info for U-255
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|13 Sep 1942||Neidenfjord||25 Sep 1942||Bergen||13 days|
Kptlt. Reinhart Reche
Ltn. Hugo Deiring
Ltn. Horst Selle
Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-255
We have daily positions for all 13 days on this patrol.
Departure from Neidenfjord on 13 Sep 1942.
14 Sep 1942 - 15 Sep 1942 - 16 Sep 1942 - 17 Sep 1942 - 18 Sep 1942 - 19 Sep 1942 - 20 Sep 1942 - 21 Sep 1942 - 22 Sep 1942 - 23 Sep 1942 - 24 Sep 1942 -
Arrival at Bergen on 25 Sep 1942.
Ships hit by U-255 during this patrol
General Events during this patrol
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Attacks on U-255 during this patrol
23 Sep 1942
The U-boat was attacked by a Catalina flying boat (RAF Sqdn 210/U, F/Sgt J.W. Semmons) south of Jan Mayen Island. She had to return to base after being heavily damaged by two depth charges.
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