U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-338

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
15 Jun 1943St. Nazaire21 Jun 1943St. Nazaire7 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Manfred Kinzel

Oblt. Herbert Zeissler

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-338


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We have daily positions for all 7 days on this patrol.

Departure from St. Nazaire on 15 Jun 1943.
16 Jun 1943 - 17 Jun 1943 - 18 Jun 1943 - 19 Jun 1943 - 20 Jun 1943 -
Arrival at St. Nazaire on 21 Jun 1943.

Ships hit by U-338 during this patrol

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-338 during this patrol

17 Jun 1943
The Obersteuermann died and three men were wounded in an attack by a British Fortress aircraft (206 Sqn RAF/F) that also damaged the boat. [Obersteuermann Paul Trefflich]

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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