U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-431

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
7 Nov 1942La Spezia22 Nov 1942Pola16 days


Officers *

Kptlt. Wilhelm Dommes

Oblt. Friedrich Weidner

Walter Kimmelmann

Daily positions, sinkings and allied attacks during the patrol of U-431

We have 15 daily positions for the 16 days U-431 was at sea.

Ships hit by U-431 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
10 Nov 1942U-431Wilhelm Dommes HMS Martin (G 44)1,920brTorchA
13 Nov 1942U-431Wilhelm Dommes HNMS Isaac Sweers (G 83)1,628nlB

2 ships sunk (3,548 tons).

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General Events during this patrol

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Attacks on U-431 during this patrol

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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.

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