U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-432

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
30 Apr 1942La Pallice2 Jul 1942La Pallice64 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Heinz-Otto Schultze

Ltn. Ludo Kregelin

Joachim Düppe

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-432

We have daily positions for all 64 days on this patrol.

Wolfpack operations during this patrol

U-432 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
   Pfadfinder (21 May 1942 - 27 May 1942)

Ships hit by U-432 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
17 May 1942U-432Heinz-Otto Schultze Foam324amA
23 May 1942U-432Heinz-Otto Schultze Zurichmoor4,455brB
31 May 1942U-432Heinz-Otto Schultze Liverpool Packet1,188caC
3 Jun 1942U-432Heinz-Otto Schultze Ben and Josephine102amD
3 Jun 1942U-432Heinz-Otto Schultze Aeolus41amE
9 Jun 1942U-432Heinz-Otto Schultze Kronprinsen (d.)7,073nwBX-23AF
9 Jun 1942U-432Heinz-Otto Schultze Malayan Prince (d.)8,593brBX-23AG

5 ships sunk (6,110 tons) and 2 ships damaged (15,666 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.

General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-432 during this patrol

2 May 1942
Bay of Biscay north of Corunna, Spain, outbound: air attack, six bombs, minor damage.

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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