Ship losses by month

September 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 Sep 1942U-125Ulrich Folkers Ilorin815br
3 Sep 1942U-107Harald Gelhaus Hollinside4,172br
3 Sep 1942U-107Harald Gelhaus Penrose4,393br
3 Sep 1942U-109Heinrich Bleichrodt Ocean Might7,173brOS-37
3 Sep 1942U-375Jürgen Koenenkamp Arnon558pl
3 Sep 1942U-375Jürgen Koenenkamp Miriam38pl
3 Sep 1942U-375Jürgen Koenenkamp Turkian113ag
3 Sep 1942U-517Paul Hartwig Donald Stewart1,781caLN-7
4 Sep 1942U-171Günther Pfeffer Amatlan6,511me
5 Sep 1942U-506Erich Würdemann Myrmidon6,278br
5 Sep 1942U-513Rolf Rüggeberg Lord Strathcona7,335ca
5 Sep 1942U-513Rolf Rüggeberg Saganaga5,454br
6 Sep 1942U-109Heinrich Bleichrodt Tuscan Star11,449br
6 Sep 1942U-164Otto Fechner John A. Holloway1,745caGAT-2
6 Sep 1942U-165Eberhard Hoffmann Aeas4,729grQS-33
6 Sep 1942U-375Jürgen Koenenkamp Salina108pl
6 Sep 1942U-514Hans-Jürgen Auffermann Helen Forsey167br
7 Sep 1942U-165Eberhard Hoffmann HMCS Raccoon358caQS-33
7 Sep 1942U-517Paul Hartwig Mount Pindus5,729grQS-33
7 Sep 1942U-517Paul Hartwig Mount Taygetus3,286grQS-33
7 Sep 1942U-517Paul Hartwig Oakton1,727caQS-33
7 Sep 1942U-617Albrecht Brandi Tor II292fa
9 Sep 1942U-66Friedrich Markworth Peiping6,390sw
9 Sep 1942U-755Walter Göing USS Muskeget (WAG 48)1,827am
10 Sep 1942U-659Hans Stock Empire Oil (d.)8,029brON-127
10 Sep 1942U-96Hans-Jürgen Hellriegel Elisabeth van Belgie4,241beON-127
10 Sep 1942U-96Hans-Jürgen Hellriegel F.J. Wolfe (d.)12,190brON-127
10 Sep 1942U-96Hans-Jürgen Hellriegel Sveve6,313nwON-127
11 Sep 1942U-218Richard Becker Fjordaas (d.)7,361nwON-127
11 Sep 1942U-404Otto von Bülow Marit II (d.)7,417nwON-127
11 Sep 1942U-514Hans-Jürgen Auffermann Cornwallis (d.)5,458ca
11 Sep 1942U-517Paul Hartwig HMCS Charlottetown (K 244)900caSQ-35
11 Sep 1942U-584Joachim Deecke Empire Oil8,029brON-127
11 Sep 1942U-584Joachim Deecke Hindanger4,884nwON-127
11 Sep 1942U-96Hans-Jürgen Hellriegel Delães415pt
12 Sep 1942U-156Werner Hartenstein Laconia19,695br
12 Sep 1942U-211Karl Hause Empire Moonbeam (d.)6,849brON-127
12 Sep 1942U-211Karl Hause Hektoria (d.)13,797brON-127
12 Sep 1942U-404Otto von Bülow Daghild (d.)9,272nwON-127
12 Sep 1942U-515Werner Henke Stanvac Melbourne10,013pa
12 Sep 1942U-515Werner Henke Woensdrecht (t.)4,668nl
12 Sep 1942U-608Rolf Struckmeier Empire Moonbeam6,849brON-127
12 Sep 1942U-608Rolf Struckmeier Hektoria13,797brON-127
12 Sep 1942U-68Karl-Friedrich Merten Trevilley5,296brOS-38
13 Sep 1942U-408Reinhard von Hymmen Oliver Ellsworth7,191amPQ-18
13 Sep 1942U-408Reinhard von Hymmen Stalingrad3,559sjPQ-18
13 Sep 1942U-506Erich Würdemann Lima3,764sw
13 Sep 1942U-512Wolfgang Schultze Patrick J. Hurley10,865am
13 Sep 1942U-515Werner Henke Nimba1,854pa
13 Sep 1942U-515Werner Henke Ocean Vanguard7,174br
13 Sep 1942U-558Günther Krech Empire Lugard7,241brTAG-5
13 Sep 1942U-558Günther Krech Suriname7,915nlTAG-5
13 Sep 1942U-558Günther Krech Vilja (t.)6,672nwTAG-5
13 Sep 1942U-594Friedrich Mumm Stone Street6,131paON-127
14 Sep 1942U-408Reinhard von Hymmen Atheltemplar8,939brPQ-18
14 Sep 1942U-457Karl Brandenburg Atheltemplar (d.)8,939brPQ-18
14 Sep 1942U-515Werner Henke Harborough5,415br
14 Sep 1942U-91Heinz Walkerling HMCS Ottawa (H 60)1,375caON-127
15 Sep 1942U-514Hans-Jürgen Auffermann Kioto3,297br
15 Sep 1942U-515Werner Henke Sørholt4,801nw
15 Sep 1942U-517Paul Hartwig Inger Elisabeth2,166nwSQ-36
15 Sep 1942U-517Paul Hartwig Saturnus2,741nlSQ-36
15 Sep 1942U-68Karl-Friedrich Merten Breedijk6,861nl
16 Sep 1942U-165Eberhard Hoffmann Essex Lance (d.)6,625brSQ-36
16 Sep 1942U-165Eberhard Hoffmann Joannis3,667grSQ-36
16 Sep 1942U-165Eberhard Hoffmann Pan York (d.)4,570amSQ-36
16 Sep 1942U-558Günther Krech Commercial Trader2,606am
17 Sep 1942U-109Heinrich Bleichrodt Peterton5,221brOG-80
17 Sep 1942U-515Werner Henke Mae5,607am
18 Sep 1942U-175Heinrich Bruns Norfolk1,901ca
18 Sep 1942U-380Josef Röther Olaf Fostenes2,994nw
19 Sep 1942U-156Werner Hartenstein Quebec City4,745br
19 Sep 1942U-512Wolfgang Schultze Monte Gorbea3,720sp
19 Sep 1942U-516Gerhard Wiebe Wichita6,174am
19 Sep 1942U-552Klaus Popp HMS Alouette (FY 101)520br
20 Sep 1942U-255Reinhart Reche Silver Sword4,937amQP-14
20 Sep 1942U-435Siegfried Strelow HMS Leda (J 93)835brQP-14
20 Sep 1942U-515Werner Henke Reedpool4,838br
20 Sep 1942U-596Gunter Jahn Empire Hartebeeste5,676brSC-100
20 Sep 1942U-703Heinz Bielfeld HMS Somali (G 33)1,870brQP-14
21 Sep 1942U-175Heinrich Bruns Predsednik Kopajtic1,798yu
22 Sep 1942U-435Siegfried Strelow Bellingham5,345amQP-14
22 Sep 1942U-435Siegfried Strelow Grey Ranger3,313brQP-14
22 Sep 1942U-435Siegfried Strelow Ocean Voice7,174brQP-14
22 Sep 1942U-582Werner Schulte Vibran2,993nw
23 Sep 1942U-125Ulrich Folkers Bruyère5,335br
23 Sep 1942U-211Karl Hause Esso Williamsburg (d.)11,237am
23 Sep 1942U-515Werner Henke Antinous (d.)6,034am
23 Sep 1942U-515Werner Henke Lindvangen2,412nw
23 Sep 1942U-617Albrecht Brandi Athelsultan8,882brSC-100
23 Sep 1942U-617Albrecht Brandi Tennessee2,342brSC-100
24 Sep 1942U-175Heinrich Bruns West Chetac5,627amTRIN-14
24 Sep 1942U-432Heinz-Otto Schultze Pennmar5,868amSC-100
24 Sep 1942U-512Wolfgang Schultze Antinous6,034amTRIN-12
24 Sep 1942U-561Heinz Schomburg Sphinx39ag
24 Sep 1942U-617Albrecht Brandi Roumanie3,563beSC-100
24 Sep 1942U-619Kurt Makowski John Winthrop7,176amON-131
25 Sep 1942U-216Karl-Otto Schultz Boston4,989brRB-1
25 Sep 1942U-442Hans-Joachim Hesse Empire Bell1,744brUR-42
25 Sep 1942U-96Hans-Jürgen Hellriegel New York (d.)4,989brRB-1
26 Sep 1942U-175Heinrich Bruns Tambour1,827pa
26 Sep 1942U-404Otto von Bülow HMS Veteran (D 72)1,120brRB-1
26 Sep 1942U-619Kurt Makowski Yorktown1,547brRB-1
26 Sep 1942U-91Heinz Walkerling New York4,989brRB-1
28 Sep 1942U-175Heinrich Bruns Alcoa Mariner5,590am
28 Sep 1942U-514Hans-Jürgen Auffermann Lages (t.)5,472bz
28 Sep 1942U-514Hans-Jürgen Auffermann Ozório (t.)2,730bz
28 Sep 1942U-516Gerhard Wiebe Antonico1,223bz
29 Sep 1942U-125Ulrich Folkers Baron Ogilvy3,391br
29 Sep 1942U-332Johannes Liebe Registan6,008br
29 Sep 1942U-513Rolf Rüggeberg Ocean Vagabond (d.)7,174brHX-209
29 Sep 1942U-610Walter Freiherr von Freyberg-Eisenberg-Allmendingen Lifland2,254brSC-101
30 Sep 1942U-125Ulrich Folkers Empire Avocet6,015br
30 Sep 1942U-125Ulrich Folkers Kumsang5,447br
30 Sep 1942U-506Erich Würdemann Siam II6,637br
30 Sep 1942U-516Gerhard Wiebe Alipore5,273br
 574,898

101 ships sunk (454,957 tons) and 15 ships damaged (119,941 tons).

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This map shows where Allied ships were hit during September 1942

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