|Ordered||23 Sep 1939|
|Laid down||4 Jan 1940||F Schichau GmbH, Danzig (werk 1474)|
|Launched||15 Mar 1941|
|Commissioned||24 May 1941||Oblt. Hans Ey|
|Successes||1 ship damaged, total tonnage 2,215 GRT|
Sunk at 2155hrs on 16 November 1941 in the Mediterranean Sea east of Gibraltar, in position 36.13N, 04.42W, by depth charges and gunfire from the British corvette HMS Marigold. 6 dead and 38 survivors.
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-433 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.
We have 1 emblem entry for this boat. See the emblem page for this boat or view emblems individually below.