Ship losses by month

September 1942

This is the full listing of all ships hit during September 1942. 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 Könenkamp Arnon558pl
3 Sep 1942U-375Jürgen Könenkamp Miriam38pl
3 Sep 1942U-375Jürgen Könenkamp Salina108pl
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 Könenkamp Turkian113ag
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 Antinous6,034am
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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