U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-215

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
9 Jun 1942Kiel3 Jul 1942Lost25 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Fritz Hoeckner

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-215


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We have 24 daily positions for the 25 days U-215 was at sea.

Ships hit by U-215 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
3 Jul 1942U-215Fritz Hoeckner Alexander Macomb7,191amBX-27

1 ship sunk (7,191 tons).

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-215 during this patrol

13 Jun 1942
The outbound boat was bombed and damaged by an aircraft in the North Sea, but was able to continue patrol after repairing the damage. (Sources: Ritschel)

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