U-boat patrols

Patrol info for U-431

DepartureArrival / FateDuration
7 Jan 1943Pola8 Feb 1943Pola33 days


Officers *

Oblt. Dietrich Schöneboom

Oblt. Friedrich Weidner

Ltn. Günter Ney

Ltn. Walter Kimmelmann

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

We have daily positions for all 33 days on this patrol.

Ships hit by U-431 during this patrol

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
23 Jan 1943U-431Dietrich Schöneboom Alexandria100agA
25 Jan 1943U-431Dietrich Schöneboom Mouyassar47syB
25 Jan 1943U-431Dietrich Schöneboom Omar el Kattab38syC
26 Jan 1943U-431Dietrich Schöneboom Hassan80syD

4 ships sunk (265 tons).

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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