U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-652

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
1 Nov 1941Lorient12 Dec 1941Messina42 days


Officers *

Oblt. Georg-Werner Fraatz

Adolf Graef
WO sea training

Gerhard Ady

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-652


means a ship hit (sunk or damaged).

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

Ships hit by U-652 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
9 Dec 1941U-652Georg-Werner Fraatz Saint Denis1,595fr

1 ship sunk (1,595 tons).

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General Events during this patrol


27 Nov 1941. U-652 received supplies from a support ship in the port of Cadiz during the night.

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Attacks on U-652 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-652 during this patrol.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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