U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-271

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
2 Oct 1943Brest3 Nov 1943Brest33 days


Officers *

Oblt. (R) Curt Barleben

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-271

We have daily positions for all 33 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-271 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-271 during this patrol

21 Oct 1943
One of the crew was killed when U-271 was attacked by two Avengers from USS Core while serving as a flak boat.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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