U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-847

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
29 Jul 1943Bergen27 Aug 1943Lost30 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Herbert Kuppisch

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-847

We have 26 daily positions for the 30 days U-847 was at sea.

Ships hit by U-847 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol


12 Aug 1943. From 12 to 23 August 1943, U-847 supplied seven U-boats with fuel. The boat was en route to the Indian Ocean to join the Monsun wolfpack operating there.

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Attacks on U-847 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-847 duing this patrol (prior to its loss).

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