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Patrol info for U-188

Date lookup for 11 Apr 1943

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
4 Mar 1943Kiel4 May 1943Lorient62 days


Officers *

Oblt. Siegfried Lüdden

Ltn. Karl-Heinz Meenen

U-188's position on 11 Apr 1943

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-188 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Seeteufel (21 Mar 1943 - 29 Mar 1943)
   Adler (7 Apr 1943 - 13 Apr 1943)
   Meise (13 Apr 1943 - 20 Apr 1943)

Ships hit by U-188 on this date

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
11 Apr 1943U-188Siegfried Lüdden HMS Beverley (H 64)1,190brON-176A

1 ship sunk (1,190 tons).

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