U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-258

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
1 Sep 1942Kiel27 Oct 1942La Pallice57 days


Officers *

Oblt. Wilhelm von Mässenhausen

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-258

We have daily positions for all 57 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-258 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Pfeil (12 Sep 1942 - 22 Sep 1942)
   Blitz (22 Sep 1942 - 26 Sep 1942)
   Tiger (26 Sep 1942 - 30 Sep 1942)
   Wotan (5 Oct 1942 - 17 Oct 1942)

Ships hit by U-258 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol

We have no events listed for this patrol.

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Attacks on U-258 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-258 duing this patrol.

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Men lost from U-boats

22 Sep 1942
The navigator was lost overboard from U-258. [Obersteuermann Heinrich Wittmann]

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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