List of all U-boats

U-1132

Type

VIIC

 
Ordered25 Aug 1941
Laid down15 Feb 1943 Howaldtswerke AG, Kiel (werk 34)
Launched29 Apr 1944
Commissioned24 Jun 1944Oblt. Walter-Bruno Koch
Commanders
24 Jun 1944 - 5 May 1945  Oblt. Walter-Bruno Koch
Career
No patrols
24 Jun 1944-31 Jan 1945  5. Flottille (training)
1 Feb 1945-5 May 1945  31. Flottille (training)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged
Fate

Scuttled on 5 May 1945 in Kupfermühlen Bay near Flensburg. Wreck broken up.

Final location

Men lost from U-boats

Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-1132 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.


Media links


U-Boat Operations of the Second World War - Vol 2

Wynn, Kenneth


German U-Boat Losses During World War II

Niestle, Axel


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