Patrol info for U-43
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|12 Apr 1940||Wilhelmshaven||23 Apr 1940||Wilhelmshaven||12 days|
Kptlt. Wilhelm Ambrosius
Oblt. Paul-Karl Loeser
Ltn. Erwin Witte
Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-43
We have 11 daily positions for the 12 days U-43 was at sea.
Departure from Wilhelmshaven on 12 Apr 1940.
13 Apr 1940 - 14 Apr 1940 - 15 Apr 1940 - 16 Apr 1940 - 17 Apr 1940 - 18 Apr 1940 - 19 Apr 1940 - 20 Apr 1940 - 21 Apr 1940 - 22 Apr 1940 -
Arrival at Wilhelmshaven on 23 Apr 1940.
Ships hit by U-43 during this patrol
No entries found.
General Events during this patrol
We have no events listed for this patrol.
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Attacks on U-43 during this patrol
22 Apr 1940
U-43 was bombed by two Hudson aircraft in the North Sea, suffering slight damage.
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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.