U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-253


DepartureArrival / FateDuration
12 Sep 1942Kiel25 Sep 1942Lost14 days

Commander

Officers *


Kptlt. Adolf Friedrichs

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-253

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We have 12 daily positions for the 14 days U-253 was at sea.

Departure from Kiel on 12 Sep 1942.
13 Sep 1942 - 14 Sep 1942 - 15 Sep 1942 - 16 Sep 1942 - 17 Sep 1942 - 18 Sep 1942 - 19 Sep 1942 - 20 Sep 1942 - 21 Sep 1942 - 22 Sep 1942 - 23 Sep 1942 - 24 Sep 1942 -
Sunk on 25 Sep 1942.

Ships hit by U-253 during this patrol

No entries found.

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-253 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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