Amsel 2 (e. Blackbird 2)

This Wolfpack operated from 3 May 1943 to 6 May 1943.


U-boats involved with this Wolfpack were:

U-107Harald Gelhaus4 May 19436 May 1943 A
U-223Karl-Jürg Wächter3 May 19436 May 1943 B
U-266Ralf von Jessen3 May 19436 May 1943 C
U-377Otto Köhler3 May 19436 May 1943 D
U-383Horst Kremser3 May 19436 May 1943 E
U-634Eberhard Dahlhaus3 May 19436 May 1943 F
6 boats.

Daily positions of Wolfpack Amsel 2

Ships hit by this Wolfpack

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
5 May 1943U-266Ralf von Jessen Bonde1,570nwONS-5
5 May 1943U-266Ralf von Jessen Gharinda5,306brONS-5
5 May 1943U-266Ralf von Jessen Selvistan5,136brONS-5

3 ships sunk (12,012 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.

Media links

The Defeat of the German U-boats

Syrett, David

($ 13.20)

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