Fritz Parduhn

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 37b)

2 ships sunk, total tonnage 15,209 GRT

Born  27 Nov 1918 Apen, Oldenburg
Died  30 Apr 1945(26)Bay of Biscay

Kriegsmarine Crew photo


9 Oct 1937 Offiziersanwärter
1 Apr 1939 Fähnrich zur See
1 Mar 1940 Oberfähnrich zur See
1 May 1940 Leutnant zur See
1 Apr 1942 Oberleutnant zur See
1 Jan 1945 Kapitänleutnant


U-boat Commands

U-1107 8 Aug 1944 30 Apr 1945  (+)  1 patrol (33 days) 

Patrol info for Fritz Parduhn

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-1107 24 Mar 1945  Kiel  27 Mar 1945  Horten   4 days
2. U-1107 29 Mar 1945  Horten  30 Apr 1945  Sunk  Patrol 1,33 days

Ships hit by Fritz Parduhn

Date U-boat Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
18 Apr 1945U-1107 Cyrus H. McCormick7,181amHX-348
18 Apr 1945U-1107 Empire Gold8,028brHX-348

2 ships sunk (15,209 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.

About ranks and decorations
Ranks shown in italics are our database inserts based on the rank dates of his crew comrades. The officers of each crew would normally have progressed through the lower ranks at the same rate.

Media links

German U-boat Commanders of World War II

Busch, Rainer and Röll, Hans-Joachim

Listing of all U-boat commanders