U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-333


DepartureArrival / FateDuration
14 Feb 1944La Pallice20 Apr 1944La Pallice67 days

Commander

Officers *


Kptlt. Peter-Erich Cremer
1WO

Oblt. Hans-Jürgen Dobinsky
WO

Justus Grawert

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-333

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We have daily positions for all 67 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-333 during this patrol

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-333 during this patrol

21 Mar 1944
The boat was sighteded west of Tiree by Allied aircraft which in brought in the famous Support Group 2 (Cpt. Walker), which then hunted the boat aggressively. KL Cremer bottomed the boat at a depth of 131 feet for 10 hours and despite considerable problems "unsticking" from the muddy seabed, U-333 managed to surface and once again escaped. (Sources: Blair, vol 2, page 496)

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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