Ship losses by month

July 1942

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
1 Jul 1942U-126Ernst Bauer Warrior7,551am
1 Jul 1942U-129Hans-Ludwig Witt Cadmus1,855nw
1 Jul 1942U-202Hans-Heinz Linder City of Birmingham5,861am
1 Jul 1942U-97Friedrich Bürgel Marilyse Moller786br
2 Jul 1942U-129Hans-Ludwig Witt Gundersen1,841nw
3 Jul 1942U-126Ernst Bauer Gulfbelle (d.)7,104am
3 Jul 1942U-161Albrecht Achilles San Pablo (t.)3,305pa
3 Jul 1942U-215Fritz Hoeckner Alexander Macomb7,191amBX-27
4 Jul 1942U-129Hans-Ludwig Witt Tuapse6,320sj
4 Jul 1942U-334Hilmar Siemon William Hooper7,177amPQ-17
4 Jul 1942U-457Karl Brandenburg Christopher Newport7,191amPQ-17
4 Jul 1942U-575Günther Heydemann Norlandia2,689am
5 Jul 1942U-334Hilmar Siemon Earlston7,195brPQ-17
5 Jul 1942U-456Max-Martin Teichert Honomu6,977amPQ-17
5 Jul 1942U-703Heinz Bielfeld Empire Byron6,645brPQ-17
5 Jul 1942U-703Heinz Bielfeld River Afton5,479brPQ-17
5 Jul 1942U-88Heino Bohmann Carlton5,127amPQ-17
5 Jul 1942U-88Heino Bohmann Daniel Morgan7,177amPQ-17
6 Jul 1942U-132Ernst Vogelsang Anastassios Pateras3,382grQS-15
6 Jul 1942U-132Ernst Vogelsang Dinaric2,555brQS-15
6 Jul 1942U-132Ernst Vogelsang Hainaut4,312beQS-15
6 Jul 1942U-154Walther Kölle Lalita65pa
6 Jul 1942U-201Adalbert Schnee Avila Star14,443br
6 Jul 1942U-255Reinhart Reche John Witherspoon7,191amPQ-17
6 Jul 1942U-375Jürgen Koenenkamp Hero1,376nw
6 Jul 1942U-67Günther Müller-Stöckheim Bayard2,160nw
7 Jul 1942U-255Reinhart Reche Alcoa Ranger5,116amPQ-17
7 Jul 1942U-355Günter La Baume Hartlebury5,082brPQ-17
7 Jul 1942U-457Karl Brandenburg Aldersdale8,402brPQ-17
7 Jul 1942U-571Helmut Möhlmann Umtata8,141br
7 Jul 1942U-67Günther Müller-Stöckheim Paul H. Harwood (d.)6,610am
8 Jul 1942U-255Reinhart Reche Olopana6,069amPQ-17
8 Jul 1942U-571Helmut Möhlmann J.A. Moffett, Jr. (t.)9,788am
9 Jul 1942U-172Carl Emmermann Santa Rita8,379am
9 Jul 1942U-203Rolf Mützelburg Cape Verde6,914br
9 Jul 1942U-571Helmut Möhlmann Nicholas Cuneo1,051ho
9 Jul 1942U-575Günther Heydemann Empire Explorer5,345br
9 Jul 1942U-66Friedrich Markworth Triglav6,363yu
10 Jul 1942U-251Heinrich Timm El Capitan5,255paPQ-17
10 Jul 1942U-376Friedrich-Karl Marks Hoosier5,060amPQ-17
10 Jul 1942U-67Günther Müller-Stöckheim Benjamin Brewster5,950am
11 Jul 1942U-166Hans-Günther Kuhlmann Carmen84do
11 Jul 1942U-203Rolf Mützelburg Stanvac Palembang10,013pa
12 Jul 1942U-116Werner von Schmidt Cortona (d.)7,093brOS-33
12 Jul 1942U-116Werner von Schmidt Shaftesbury4,284brOS-33
12 Jul 1942U-129Hans-Ludwig Witt Tachirá2,325am
12 Jul 1942U-201Adalbert Schnee Cortona7,093brOS-33
12 Jul 1942U-201Adalbert Schnee Siris5,242brOS-33
12 Jul 1942U-582Werner Schulte HMNZS ML-1090 [Trans.]46nz
12 Jul 1942U-582Werner Schulte Port Hunter8,826brOS-33
13 Jul 1942U-166Hans-Günther Kuhlmann Oneida2,309am
13 Jul 1942U-201Adalbert Schnee Sithonia6,723brOS-33
13 Jul 1942U-255Reinhart Reche Paulus Potter7,168nlPQ-17
13 Jul 1942U-67Günther Müller-Stöckheim R.W. Gallagher7,989am
13 Jul 1942U-84Horst Uphoff Andrew Jackson5,990am
14 Jul 1942U-562Horst Hamm Adinda (d.)3,359nl
15 Jul 1942U-201Adalbert Schnee British Yeoman6,990br
15 Jul 1942U-571Helmut Möhlmann Pennsylvania Sun (d.)11,394am
15 Jul 1942U-576Hans-Dieter Heinicke Bluefields2,063niKS-520
15 Jul 1942U-576Hans-Dieter Heinicke Chilore (d.)8,310amKS-520
15 Jul 1942U-576Hans-Dieter Heinicke J.A. Mowinckel (d.)11,147paKS-520
15 Jul 1942U-582Werner Schulte Empire Attendant7,524brOS-33
16 Jul 1942U-160Georg Lassen Beaconlight6,926pa
16 Jul 1942U-161Albrecht Achilles Fairport6,165amAS-4
16 Jul 1942U-166Hans-Günther Kuhlmann Gertrude16am
18 Jul 1942U-160Georg Lassen Carmona5,496pa
18 Jul 1942U-575Günther Heydemann Comrade69br
18 Jul 1942U-575Günther Heydemann Glacier75br
18 Jul 1942U-575Günther Heydemann San Gaspar (d.)12,910br
19 Jul 1942U-129Hans-Ludwig Witt Port Antonio1,266nw
19 Jul 1942U-332Johannes Liebe Leonidas M.4,573gr
19 Jul 1942U-564Reinhard Suhren Empire Hawksbill5,724brOS-34
19 Jul 1942U-564Reinhard Suhren Lavington Court5,372brOS-34
19 Jul 1942U-84Horst Uphoff Baja California1,648ho
20 Jul 1942U-132Ernst Vogelsang Frederika Lensen (t.)4,367brQS-19
21 Jul 1942U-160Georg Lassen Donovania8,149br
21 Jul 1942U-84Horst Uphoff William Cullen Bryant (d.)7,176amTAW-4J
22 Jul 1942U-505Axel-Olaf Loewe Urious153co
22 Jul 1942U-582Werner Schulte Honolulan7,493am
22 Jul 1942U-77Heinrich Schonder Vassiliki140gr
23 Jul 1942U-129Hans-Ludwig Witt Onondaga2,309am
23 Jul 1942U-752Karl-Ernst Schroeter Garmula5,254br
24 Jul 1942U-77Heinrich Schonder Toufic El Rahman30sy
25 Jul 1942U-130Ernst Kals Tankexpress10,095nw
25 Jul 1942U-160Georg Lassen Telamon2,078nl
25 Jul 1942U-201Adalbert Schnee HMS Laertes (T 137)545br
25 Jul 1942U-552Erich Topp British Merit (d.)8,093brON-113
25 Jul 1942U-552Erich Topp Broompark5,136brON-113
25 Jul 1942U-89Dietrich Lohmann Lucille M.54ca
26 Jul 1942U-171Günther Pfeffer Oaxaca4,351me
26 Jul 1942U-607Ernst Mengersen Empire Rainbow (d.)6,942brON-113
26 Jul 1942U-66Friedrich Markworth Tamandaré4,942bz
26 Jul 1942U-704Horst Wilhelm Kessler Empire Rainbow6,942brON-113
27 Jul 1942U-130Ernst Kals Elmwood7,167br
27 Jul 1942U-582Werner Schulte Stella Lykes6,801am
27 Jul 1942U-752Karl-Ernst Schroeter Leikanger4,003nwFN-20
28 Jul 1942U-155Adolf Cornelius Piening Barbacena4,772bz
28 Jul 1942U-155Adolf Cornelius Piening Piave2,347bz
28 Jul 1942U-66Friedrich Markworth Weirbank5,150br
28 Jul 1942U-754Hans Oestermann Ebb260am
29 Jul 1942U-155Adolf Cornelius Piening Bill2,445nw
29 Jul 1942U-160Georg Lassen Prescodoc1,938ca
30 Jul 1942U-130Ernst Kals Danmark8,391br
30 Jul 1942U-132Ernst Vogelsang Pacific Pioneer6,734brON-113
30 Jul 1942U-155Adolf Cornelius Piening Cranford6,096am
30 Jul 1942U-166Hans-Günther Kuhlmann Robert E. Lee5,184amTAW-7
30 Jul 1942U-375Jürgen Koenenkamp Amina87ag
30 Jul 1942U-375Jürgen Koenenkamp Ikbal176ag
30 Jul 1942U-77Heinrich Schonder Fany43ag
 548,535

98 ships sunk (458,397 tons) and 11 ships damaged (90,138 tons).

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This map shows where Allied ships were hit during July 1942

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