U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-628

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
8 Apr 1943Brest19 May 1943Brest42 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Heinrich Hasenschar

Karl Wunderlich

Patrol description

The translated war diary of U-628 for this patrol is available on our partner website: uboatarchive.net

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-628

We have daily positions for all 42 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-628 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Without name (15 Apr 1943 - 18 Apr 1943)
   Specht (19 Apr 1943 - 4 May 1943)
   Fink (4 May 1943 - 6 May 1943)

Ships hit by U-628 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
17 Apr 1943U-628Heinrich Hasenschar Fort Rampart (d.)7,134brHX-233A
5 May 1943U-628Heinrich Hasenschar Harbury5,081brONS-5B

1 ship sunk (5,081 tons) and 1 ship damaged (7,134 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.
(d.) means the ship was damaged.

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-628 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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