Wolfpacks

Pfadfinder (e. Pathfinder)

This Wolfpack operated from 21 May 1942 to 27 May 1942.

Notes:

U-boats involved with this Wolfpack were:

U-boatCommanderFromToNotes
U-135Friedrich-Hermann Praetorius21 May 194227 May 1942 
U-213Amelung von Varendorff21 May 194227 May 1942 
U-404Otto von Bülow23 May 194227 May 1942 
U-432Heinz-Otto Schultze21 May 194227 May 1942 
U-455Hans-Heinrich Giessler21 May 194227 May 1942 
U-566Dietrich Borchert21 May 194227 May 1942 
U-578Ernst-August Rehwinkel21 May 194227 May 1942 
U-653Gerhard Feiler21 May 194227 May 1942 
8 boats.

Daily positions of Wolfpack Pfadfinder

Daily positions of U-boats of Wolfpack Pfadfinder. The letters are each assigned to one specific boat.

U-boat position. U-boat lost from the Wolfpack.

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Ships hit by this Wolfpack

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
23 May 1942U-432Heinz-Otto Schultze Zurichmoor4,455br
27 May 1942U-578Ernst-August Rehwinkel Polyphemus6,269nl
 10,724

2 ships sunk (10,724 tons).

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