Patrol info for U-603
Date lookup for 8 Jul 1943
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|5 May 1943||Brest||16 Jul 1943||Brest||73 days|
Oblt. Rudolf Baltz
Ltn. Karl-Heinz Schröter
U-603's position on 8 Jul 1943
Wolfpack operations during this patrol
U-603 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
Oder (17 May 1943 - 19 May 1943)
Mosel (19 May 1943 - 24 May 1943)
Trutz (1 Jun 1943 - 16 Jun 1943)
Trutz 2 (16 Jun 1943 - 29 Jun 1943)
Geier 1 (30 Jun 1943 - 14 Jul 1943)
Ships hit by U-603 on this date
General Events during this patrol
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Attacks on U-603 during this patrol
8 Jul 1943
An attack by a British Catalina flying boat (202 Sqn RAF, pilot G. Powell) left the boat with minor damage. (Sources: Blair, vol 2, page 345)
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