Ship losses by month

November 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
2 Nov 1943U-848Wilhelm Rollmann Baron Semple4,573br
3 Nov 1943U-593Gerd Kelbling Mont Viso4,531frKMS-30
5 Nov 1943U-218Richard Becker Beatrice Beck146br
13 Nov 1943U-516Hans-Rutger Tillessen Pompoon1,082pa
15 Nov 1943U-453Egon Reiner Freiherr von Schlippenbach HMS Quail (G 45) (t.) [Mine]1,705br
18 Nov 1943U-18Karl Fleige Josif Stalin (d.)7,745sj
18 Nov 1943U-515Werner Henke HMS Chanticleer (U 05) (t.)1,350brMKS-30
18 Nov 1943U-516Hans-Rutger Tillessen Ruby39co
18 Nov 1943U-81Johann-Otto Krieg Empire Dunstan2,887brAH-9
20 Nov 1943U-453Egon Reiner Freiherr von Schlippenbach Jela [Mine]335yu
22 Nov 1943U-453Egon Reiner Freiherr von Schlippenbach HMS Hebe (J 24) [Mine]835br
23 Nov 1943U-516Hans-Rutger Tillessen Elizabeth Kellogg5,189am
24 Nov 1943U-516Hans-Rutger Tillessen Melville E. Stone7,176am
28 Nov 1943U-407Ernst-Ulrich Brüller HMS Birmingham (19) (d.)9,100br
29 Nov 1943U-20Karl Grafen Peredovik (d.)1,846sj
30 Nov 1943U-68Albert Lauzemis Fort de Vaux5,186fr
 53,725

13 ships sunk (35,034 tons) and 3 ships damaged (18,691 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.
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[Mine] indicates the vessel was hit by a mine laid by said U-boat.

This map shows where Allied ships were hit during November 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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