U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-453

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
23 Jun 1943Pola24 Jul 1943Pola32 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Egon Reiner Freiherr von Schlippenbach

Ltn. Günter Stührmann

Ltn. Peter Gerlach

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

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

Ships hit by U-453 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
30 Jun 1943U-453Egon Reiner Freiherr von Schlippenbach Oligarch (d.)6,894brGTX-3A
6 Jul 1943U-453Egon Reiner Freiherr von Schlippenbach Shahjehan5,454brMWS-36B

1 ship sunk (5,454 tons) and 1 ship damaged (6,894 tons).

(d.) means the ship was damaged.

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-453 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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