Patrol info for U-968
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|7 Feb 1945||Harstad||20 Feb 1945||Kilbotn||14 days|
Oblt. Otto Westphalen
Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-968
We have daily positions for all 14 days on this patrol.
Departure from Harstad on 7 Feb 1945.
8 Feb 1945 - 9 Feb 1945 - 10 Feb 1945 - 11 Feb 1945 - 12 Feb 1945 - 13 Feb 1945 - 14 Feb 1945 - 15 Feb 1945 - 16 Feb 1945 - 17 Feb 1945 - 18 Feb 1945 - 19 Feb 1945 -
Arrival at Kilbotn on 20 Feb 1945.
Ships hit by U-968 during this patrol
|Date||U-boat||Commander||Name of ship||Tons||Nat.||Convoy||Map|
|14 Feb 1945||U-968||Otto Westphalen||Norfjell (d.)||8,129||nw||BK-3||A|
|14 Feb 1945||U-968||Otto Westphalen||Horace Gray (t.)||7,200||am||BK-3||B|
|17 Feb 1945||U-968||Otto Westphalen||HMS Lark (U 11) (t.)||1,350||br||RA-64||C|
|17 Feb 1945||U-968||Otto Westphalen||Thomas Scott||7,176||am||RA-64||D|
3 ships sunk (15,726 tons) and 1 ship damaged (8,129 tons).
General Events during this patrol
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Attacks on U-968 during this patrol
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