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Patrol info for U-596

Date lookup for 8 Nov 1942

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
4 Nov 1942St. Nazaire15 Nov 1942La Spezia12 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Gunter Jahn

Ltn. G√ľnther Heinrich

Ltn. Ernst Fischer

U-596's position on 8 Nov 1942

Ships hit by U-596 on this date

General Events during this patrol


8 Nov 1942. U-596 met an enemy submarine, which fired two torpedoes. Both missed.

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