U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-597

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
27 Jun 1942Kiel16 Aug 1942Brest51 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Eberhard Bopst

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-597

We have 49 daily positions for the 51 days U-597 was at sea.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-597 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Wolf (13 Jul 1942 - 30 Jul 1942)
   Pirat (30 Jul 1942 - 3 Aug 1942)
   Steinbrinck (3 Aug 1942 - 11 Aug 1942)

Ships hit by U-597 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-597 during this patrol

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