U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-532

Date lookup for 28 Apr 1943

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
25 Mar 1943Kiel15 May 1943Lorient52 days


Officers *

KrvKpt. Ottoheinrich Junker

U-532's position on 28 Apr 1943

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-532 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Lerche (10 Apr 1943 - 16 Apr 1943)
   Meise (16 Apr 1943 - 21 Apr 1943)
   Star (27 Apr 1943 - 4 May 1943)

Ships hit by U-532 on this date

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-532 during this patrol

28 Apr 1943
In attacking convoy ON(S) 5 the boat suffered damage during an exhaustive 15 hour hunt by the escorts. (Sources: Blair, vol 2, page 293)

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