U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-453

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
11 Jan 1943La Spezia16 Feb 1943Pola37 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Egon Reiner Freiherr von Schlippenbach

Ltn. G├╝nter St├╝hrmann

Ltn. Peter Gerlach

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-453

We have 36 daily positions for the 37 days U-453 was at sea.

Ships hit by U-453 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
20 Jan 1943U-453Egon Reiner Freiherr von Schlippenbach Jean Jadot5,859beKMS-7A

1 ship sunk (5,859 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-453 during this patrol

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