U-Boat Name and ID Number: Werwolf U-73 Successful Patrol: SUNK Number of Freighters Sank: 0 Number of Tankers Sank: 1 Number of Capital Ships Sank: 0 Total Tonnage Destroyed: 11900
On 4/14/43, U-73 Werwolf was lost with all hands after a successful wolfpack attack on an allied convoy. The HMS Astral was destroyed by a spread of torpedoes approximately 25 minutes before the Werwolf broke apart under concentrated depth charge attacks. One other tanker was damaged but manged to survive the attack.
crushedhat: Jun 1944 patrols posted. Two boats overdue.
Sept 26, 2021 20:50:40 GMT
silentwolf: "Valkyrie" has been assigned ID U-292
Sept 24, 2021 2:50:09 GMT
crushedhat: U-195 lost with all hands.
Sept 23, 2021 18:25:49 GMT
crushedhat: Sorry about the delay in posting May patrols. Had house guests all week.
Sept 20, 2021 3:05:15 GMT
crushedhat: Since U-1222 returned early (at the beginning of May) I will count May as one of the 4 months. U-1222 will be ready for sea again in Sep 44.
Sept 20, 2021 2:54:26 GMT
crushedhat: 'The Hunted' rule 10.11.3 states "For every three spaces of Hull damage(or fraction thereof), one additional month is added to the refit period." Therefore, 8 Hull (3+3+2) would add 3 months, for a total of 4 months.
Sept 20, 2021 2:52:39 GMT
crushedhat: May 44 patrol posted.
Sept 20, 2021 2:46:09 GMT
Siegmund: Tell me, I counted correctly: 8 hull hits - 3 months, standard refit - 1 month, their series boat +1 month?
Sept 17, 2021 9:28:52 GMT
crushedhat: April patrols now posted. One Boat overdue from March.
Sept 12, 2021 19:57:17 GMT
crushedhat: U-1222 being a Type IX, the Kommandant starts as a KptLt.
Sept 10, 2021 20:45:22 GMT