U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-270

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
23 Mar 1943Kiel15 May 1943St. Nazaire54 days


Officers *

Oblt. Paul-Friedrich Otto

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-270

We have daily positions for all 54 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-270 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Löwenherz (4 Apr 1943 - 10 Apr 1943)
   Lerche (10 Apr 1943 - 16 Apr 1943)
   Specht (21 Apr 1943 - 4 May 1943)
   Fink (4 May 1943 - 5 May 1943)

Ships hit by U-270 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol

We have no events listed for this patrol.

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Attacks on U-270 during this patrol

We have no recorded attacks on U-270 duing this patrol.

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Men lost from U-boats

4 Apr 1943
Three men were injured during severe weather.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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