U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-609

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
16 Jul 1942Kiel10 Sep 1942St. Nazaire57 days


Officers *

Oblt. Klaus Rudloff

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-609

We have daily positions for all 57 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-609 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Vorw√§rts (25 Aug 1942 - 1 Sep 1942)

Ships hit by U-609 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
31 Aug 1942U-609Klaus Rudloff Capira5,625paSC-97A
31 Aug 1942U-609Klaus Rudloff Bronxville4,663nwSC-97B

2 ships sunk (10,288 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-609 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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