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Patrol info for U-166

Date lookup for 16 Jul 1942

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
17 Jun 1942Lorient30 Jul 1942Lost44 days


Officers *

Oblt. Hans-Günther Kuhlmann

U-166's position on 16 Jul 1942

Ships hit by U-166 on this date

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
16 Jul 1942U-166Hans-Günther Kuhlmann Gertrude16amA

1 ship sunk (16 tons).

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Attacks on U-166 during this patrol

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Mine-laying operations during this patrol

U-166 laid mines on the following dates during this patrol:

25 Jul 1942DA 9345Port Eads, Mississippi estuary9 TMC

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