U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-333

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
27 Dec 1941Kiel9 Feb 1942La Pallice45 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Peter-Erich Cremer

Ltn. Helmut Kandzior

Oblt. Klemens Schamong

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-333

We have daily positions for all 45 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-333 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Ziethen (17 Jan 1942 - 22 Jan 1942)

Ships hit by U-333 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
22 Jan 1942U-333Peter-Erich Cremer Vassilios A. Polemis3,429grON-53A
24 Jan 1942U-333Peter-Erich Cremer Ringstad4,765nwON-55B
31 Jan 1942U-333Peter-Erich Cremer Spreewald5,083dtC

3 ships sunk (13,277 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-333 during this patrol

1 Jan 1942
The boat was attacked by an enemy aircraft. No damage.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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