U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-160

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
1 Mar 1942Helgoland28 Apr 1942Lorient59 days


Officers *

Oblt. Georg Lassen

Ltn. Gerth Gemeiner

Georg von Bitter

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-160

We have daily positions for all 59 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-160 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
27 Mar 1942U-160Georg Lassen Equipoise6,210paA
29 Mar 1942U-160Georg Lassen City of New York8,272amB
1 Apr 1942U-160Georg Lassen Rio Blanco4,086brC
6 Apr 1942U-160Georg Lassen Bidwell (d.)6,837amD
9 Apr 1942U-160Georg Lassen Malchace3,516amE
11 Apr 1942U-160Georg Lassen Ulysses14,647brF

5 ships sunk (36,731 tons) and 1 ship damaged (6,837 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-160 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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