U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-662

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
23 Mar 1943St. Nazaire19 May 1943St. Nazaire58 days


Officers *

Oblt. Heinz-Eberhard Müller

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-662

We have daily positions for all 58 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-662 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Without name (27 Mar 1943 - 30 Mar 1943)
   Adler (7 Apr 1943 - 13 Apr 1943)
   Meise (13 Apr 1943 - 22 Apr 1943)
   Specht (22 Apr 1943 - 4 May 1943)
   Fink (4 May 1943 - 6 May 1943)

Ships hit by U-662 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
29 Mar 1943U-662Heinz-Eberhard Müller Umaria6,852brSL-126A
29 Mar 1943U-662Heinz-Eberhard Müller Ocean Viceroy (d.)7,174brSL-126B
29 Mar 1943U-662Heinz-Eberhard Müller Empire Whale6,159brSL-126C

2 ships sunk (13,011 tons) and 1 ship damaged (7,174 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-662 during this patrol

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