Patrol info for U-453
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|2 Nov 1943||Pola||13 Nov 1943||Pola||12 days|
Kptlt. Egon Reiner Freiherr von Schlippenbach
Ltn. Günter Stührmann
Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-453
We have daily positions for all 12 days on this patrol.
Ships hit by U-453 during this patrol
|Date||U-boat||Commander||Name of ship||Tons||Nat.||Convoy||Map|
|15 Nov 1943||U-453||Egon Reiner Freiherr von Schlippenbach||HMS Quail (G 45) (t.) [Mine]||1,705||br||A|
|20 Nov 1943||U-453||Egon Reiner Freiherr von Schlippenbach||Jela [Mine]||335||yu||B|
|22 Nov 1943||U-453||Egon Reiner Freiherr von Schlippenbach||HMS Hebe (J 24) [Mine]||835||br||C|
3 ships sunk (2,875 tons).
General Events during this patrol
We have no events listed for this patrol.
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Attacks on U-453 during this patrol
We have no recorded attacks on U-453 duing this patrol.
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Mine-laying operations during this patrol
U-453 laid mines on the following dates during this patrol:
|11 Nov 1943||02h09||03h45||CJ 6689||Bari, Italy||24 TMB|
* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.