U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-562

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
22 Nov 1942La Spezia24 Dec 1942La Spezia33 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Horst Hamm

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-562

We have daily positions for all 33 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-562 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
21 Dec 1942U-562Horst Hamm Strathallan23,722brKMF-5A

1 ship sunk (23,722 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-562 during this patrol

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