Patrol info for U-653
Date lookup for 2 Aug 1943
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|10 Jun 1943||La Pallice||11 Sep 1943||Brest||94 days|
Kptlt. Gerhard Feiler
Ltn. Wilhelm Cranz
U-653's position on 2 Aug 1943
Ships hit by U-653 on this date
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Attacks on U-653 during this patrol
2 Aug 1943
The boat was attacked east of Trinidad by an American B-24 Liberator, but managed to repel the attack without being hit herself. (Sources: Blair, vol 2, page 367)
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