U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-278

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
4 Mar 1944Narvik4 Apr 1944Hammerfest32 days


Officers *

Oblt. Joachim Franze

Wolfgang Heibges

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-278

We have daily positions for all 32 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-278 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Taifun (5 Mar 1944 - 10 Mar 1944)
   Thor (10 Mar 1944 - 3 Apr 1944)

Ships hit by U-278 during this patrol

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-278 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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