U 575
Stier
Daten

Operations:

1.     war patrol 08.09.41-09.10.41

2.     war patrol 09.11.41-17.12.41

3.     war patrol 14.01.42-26.02.42

4.     war patrol 24.03.42-14.05.42   5.Wave USA-East coast

5.     war patrol 10.06.42-07.08.42    Caribik

6.     war patrol 19.09.42-08.11.42

7.     war patrol 16.12.42-18.02.43

8.     war patrol 22.04.43-11.06.43

9.     war patrol 06.10.43-28.11.43

10.  war patrol 29.02.44-13.03.44

Dates of Sinking

02.10.41 Tuva 4.652 GRT

16.04.42 Robin Hood 6.887 GRT

04.07.42 Norlandia 2.689 GRT

09.07.42 Empire Explorer 5.345 GRT

18.07.42 San Gaspar 12.910 GRT

18.07.42 Glacier 130 GRT

18.07.42 Comrade 110 GRT

29.10.42 Abosso 11.330 GRT

09.01.43 Minister Wedel 6.833 GRT *

09.01.43 Norvik 10.034 GRT*

25.01.43 City of Flint 4.963 GRT

10.03.44 HMS Asphodel 11.330GRT

 

* finishing shot from U 522

statistic:

 

sinking:             merchant vessel: nine ships with 49,016 BRT

                                                         (a part of it two schooner with cannon) 

                             war ship:     Corvette HMS Asphodel

a mount off        50,121 BRT

damaged rather

on sinking

involved: two vessels with 16,867 BRT

                             one vessel with 4,000 BRT (not in the statistic)

shots:         Fortress R/206. Sq./ RAF (Coastel Commando)

                             (own report, not official attested)

463 days at sea

 

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U 575 in St. Nazaire

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