U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-744

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
2 Dec 1943Kiel15 Jan 1944Brest45 days


Officers *

Oblt. Heinz Blischke

Karl Jobst

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-744

We have daily positions for all 45 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-744 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Coronel 1 (15 Dec 1943 - 17 Dec 1943)
   Sylt (18 Dec 1943 - 23 Dec 1943)
   Rügen 2 (23 Dec 1943 - 28 Dec 1943)
   Rügen 1 (28 Dec 1943 - 3 Jan 1944)

Ships hit by U-744 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
3 Jan 1944U-744Heinz Blischke Empire Housman7,359brON-217A

1 ship sunk (7,359 tons).

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-744 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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