U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-486

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
9 Apr 1945Bergen12 Apr 1945Lost4 days


Officers *

Oblt. (R) Gerhard Meyer

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-486

We have 2 daily positions for the 4 days U-486 was at sea.

Departure from Bergen on 9 Apr 1945.
10 Apr 1945 - 11 Apr 1945 -
Sunk on 12 Apr 1945.

Ships hit by U-486 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol


11 Apr 1945. U-486 had to return from patrol when the Schnorchel failed.

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Attacks on U-486 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-486 duing this patrol (prior to its loss).

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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