Ship losses by month

July 1943

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 1943U-513Friedrich Guggenberger Tutoya1,125bz
2 Jul 1943U-181Wolfgang Lüth Hoihow2,798br
2 Jul 1943U-618Kurt Baberg Empire Kohinoor5,225br
2 Jul 1943U-66Friedrich Markworth Bloody Marsh10,195am
3 Jul 1943U-513Friedrich Guggenberger Elihu B. Washburne7,176am
4 Jul 1943U-178Wilhelm Dommes Breiviken2,669nwDN-50
4 Jul 1943U-178Wilhelm Dommes Michael Livanos4,774gr
4 Jul 1943U-199Hans-Werner Kraus Changri-Lá20bz
4 Jul 1943U-375Jürgen Koenenkamp St. Essylt5,634brKMS-18B
4 Jul 1943U-409Hanns-Ferdinand Massmann City of Venice8,762brKMS-18B
4 Jul 1943U-409Hanns-Ferdinand Massmann HMS LCE-14 [Trans.]10brKMS-18B
4 Jul 1943U-590Werner Krüer Pelotaslóide5,228bz
5 Jul 1943U-593Gerd Kelbling Devis6,054brKMS-18B
5 Jul 1943U-593Gerd Kelbling HMS LCM-1123 [Trans.]52brKMS-18B
5 Jul 1943U-593Gerd Kelbling HMS LCM-1129 (d.) [Trans.]52brKMS-18B
5 Jul 1943U-759Rudolf Friedrich Maltran3,513amGTMO-134
6 Jul 1943U-177Robert Gysae Jasper Park7,129ca
6 Jul 1943U-198Werner Hartmann Hydraios4,476gr
6 Jul 1943U-453Egon Reiner Freiherr von Schlippenbach Shahjehan5,454brMWS-36
6 Jul 1943U-759Rudolf Friedrich Poelau Roebiah9,251nlZG-36
7 Jul 1943U-185August Maus James Robertson7,176amBT-18
7 Jul 1943U-185August Maus S.B. Hunt (d.)6,840amBT-18
7 Jul 1943U-185August Maus Thomas Sinnickson7,176amBT-18
7 Jul 1943U-185August Maus William Boyce Thompson7,061amBT-18
7 Jul 1943U-198Werner Hartmann Leana4,742br
8 Jul 1943U-510Alfred Eick B.P. Newton10,324nwTJ-1
8 Jul 1943U-510Alfred Eick Eldena6,900amTJ-1
8 Jul 1943U-510Alfred Eick Everagra (d.)3,702leTJ-1
9 Jul 1943U-508Georg Staats De la Salle8,400brST-71
9 Jul 1943U-508Georg Staats Manchester Citizen5,343brST-71
9 Jul 1943U-511Fritz Schneewind Samuel Heintzelman7,176am
10 Jul 1943U-177Robert Gysae Alice F. Palmer7,176am
10 Jul 1943U-371Waldemar Mehl Gulfprince (d.)6,561amET-22A
10 Jul 1943U-371Waldemar Mehl Matthew Maury (d.)7,176amET-22A
10 Jul 1943U-510Alfred Eick Scandinavia1,641sw
11 Jul 1943U-178Wilhelm Dommes Mary Livanos4,771gr
12 Jul 1943U-172Carl Emmermann African Star6,507am
14 Jul 1943U-178Wilhelm Dommes Robert Bacon7,197am
14 Jul 1943U-572Heinz Kummetat Harvard114br
15 Jul 1943U-135Otto Luther Twickenham (d.)4,762brOS-51
15 Jul 1943U-172Carl Emmermann Harmonic4,558br
15 Jul 1943U-181Wolfgang Lüth Empire Lake2,852br
15 Jul 1943U-572Heinz Kummetat Gilbert B. Walters176br
16 Jul 1943U-181Wolfgang Lüth Fort Franklin7,135br
16 Jul 1943U-306Claus von Trotha Kaipara (d.)5,882brSL-133
16 Jul 1943U-513Friedrich Guggenberger Richard Caswell7,177am
17 Jul 1943U-178Wilhelm Dommes City of Canton6,692br
18 Jul 1943U-508Georg Staats Incomati7,369br
22 Jul 1943U-66Friedrich Markworth Cherry Valley (d.)10,172am
22 Jul 1943U-81Johann-Otto Krieg Empire Moon (t.)7,472br
23 Jul 1943U-407Ernst-Ulrich Brüller HMS Newfoundland (59) (d.)8,800br
24 Jul 1943U-172Carl Emmermann Fort Chilcotin7,133brJT-2
24 Jul 1943U-197Robert Bartels Pegasus9,583sw
24 Jul 1943U-199Hans-Werner Kraus Henzada4,161br
25 Jul 1943U-625Hans Benker T-904 (No 58) [Mine]557sj
27 Jul 1943U-255Erich Harms Akademik Shokalskij411sj
28 Jul 1943U-119Horst-Tessen von Kameke John A. Poor (d.) [Mine]7,176amBX-65
28 Jul 1943U-615Ralph Kapitzky Rosalia3,177nl
29 Jul 1943U-177Robert Gysae Cornish City4,952brDN-53
30 Jul 1943U-197Robert Bartels William Ellery (d.)7,181am
30 Jul 1943U-24Klaus Petersen Emba (t.)7,886sj
30 Jul 1943U-703Joachim Brünner T-911 (No 65)559sjBA-12
 331,403

51 ships sunk (263,099 tons) and 11 ships damaged (68,304 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.
(t.) means the ship was a total loss (included in ships & tonnage lost).
[Trans.] indicates the vessel was lost while being transported on another vessel.
[Mine] indicates the vessel was hit by a mine laid by said U-boat.

This map shows where Allied ships were hit during July 1943

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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