Ship losses by month

December 1941

This is the full listing of all ships hit during . You can click on any of the links for further information on either ship, U-boat, commander or convoy.

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
2 Dec 1941U-43Wolfgang Lüth Astral7,542am
2 Dec 1941U-557Ottokar Arnold Paulssen Fjord4,032nw
2 Dec 1941U-562Horst Hamm Grelhead4,274br
3 Dec 1941U-124Johann Mohr Sagadahoc6,275am
6 Dec 1941U-131Arend Baumann Scottish Trader4,016brSC-56
9 Dec 1941U-134Rudolf Schendel Steinbek2,185dt
9 Dec 1941U-652Georg-Werner Fraatz Saint Denis1,595fr
10 Dec 1941U-130Ernst Kals Kirnwood3,829brSC-57
10 Dec 1941U-130Ernst Kals Kurdistan5,844brSC-57
10 Dec 1941U-130Ernst Kals Star of Luxor5,298agSC-57
11 Dec 1941U-374Unno von Fischel HMS Lady Shirley477br
11 Dec 1941U-374Unno von Fischel HMS Rosabelle515br
13 Dec 1941U-431Wilhelm Dommes Myriel (d.)3,560br
13 Dec 1941U-453Egon Reiner Freiherr von Schlippenbach Badalona4,202sp
14 Dec 1941U-108Klaus Scholtz Cassequel4,751pt
15 Dec 1941U-557Ottokar Arnold Paulssen HMS Galatea (71)5,220br
15 Dec 1941U-77Heinrich Schonder Empire Barracuda4,972br
19 Dec 1941U-108Klaus Scholtz Ruckinge2,869brHG-76
19 Dec 1941U-574Dietrich Gengelbach HMS Stanley (I 73)1,190brHG-76
19 Dec 1941U-652Georg-Werner Fraatz Varlaam Avanesov6,557sj
21 Dec 1941U-567Engelbert Endrass Annavore3,324nwHG-76
21 Dec 1941U-573Heinrich Heinsohn Hellen5,289nw
21 Dec 1941U-751Gerhard Bigalk HMS Audacity (D 10)11,000brHG-76
23 Dec 1941U-559Hans Heidtmann Shuntien3,059brTA-5
24 Dec 1941U-568Joachim Preuss HMS Salvia (K 97)925brTA-5
26 Dec 1941U-559Hans Heidtmann Warszawa2,487poAT-6
28 Dec 1941U-75Helmuth Ringelmann Volo1,587brME-8
31 Dec 1941U-87Joachim Berger Cardita8,237brHX-166
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27 ships sunk (111,551 tons) and 1 ship damaged (3,560 tons).

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This map shows where Allied ships were hit during December 1941

This map shows positions of Allied ships hit by U-boats. You can click on any of the icons for more information on the ship involved.

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