Ship losses by month

August 1944

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 Aug 1944U-804Herbert Meyer USS Fiske (DE 143)1,300am
6 Aug 1944U-198Burkhard Heusinger von Waldegg Empire City7,295brDKA-21
7 Aug 1944U-198Burkhard Heusinger von Waldegg Empire Day7,242br
8 Aug 1944U-667Karl-Heinz Lange Ezra Weston7,176amEBC-66
8 Aug 1944U-667Karl-Heinz Lange HMCS Regina (K 234)925caEBC-66
12 Aug 1944U-365Heimar Wedemeyer Marina Raskova7,540sjBD-5
12 Aug 1944U-365Heimar Wedemeyer T-114625sjBD-5
12 Aug 1944U-365Heimar Wedemeyer T-118625sjBD-5
13 Aug 1944U-862Heinrich Timm Radbury3,614br
14 Aug 1944U-667Karl-Heinz Lange HMS LCI(L)-99246brEBC-72
14 Aug 1944U-667Karl-Heinz Lange USS LST-921 (t.)1,653amEBC-72
15 Aug 1944U-741Gerhard Palmgren HMS LST-404 (t.)1,625brFTM-69
16 Aug 1944U-862Heinrich Timm Empire Lancer7,037br
18 Aug 1944U-307Friedrich-Georg Herrle Lennox50nw
18 Aug 1944U-862Heinrich Timm Nairung5,414br
19 Aug 1944U-413Dietrich Sachse Saint Enogat2,360brETC-70
19 Aug 1944U-862Heinrich Timm Wayfarer5,068br
20 Aug 1944U-764Hanskurt von Bremen Coral638brETC-72
20 Aug 1944U-861Jürgen Oesten Berwickshire7,464brDN-68
20 Aug 1944U-861Jürgen Oesten Daronia (d.)8,139brDN-68
21 Aug 1944U-344Ulrich Pietsch HMS Kite (U 87)1,350brJW-59
21 Aug 1944U-480Hans-Joachim Förster HMCS Alberni (K 103)925ca
22 Aug 1944U-354Hans-Jürgen Sthamer HMS Bickerton (K 466)1,300br
22 Aug 1944U-354Hans-Jürgen Sthamer HMS Nabob (D 77) (t.)11,420br
22 Aug 1944U-480Hans-Joachim Förster HMS Loyalty (J 217)850br
23 Aug 1944U-480Hans-Joachim Förster Fort Yale7,134brETC-72
23 Aug 1944U-989Hardo Rodler von Roithberg Louis Kossuth (d.)7,176amEPM-42
25 Aug 1944U-242Karl-Wilhelm Pancke KKO-2600sj
25 Aug 1944U-242Karl-Wilhelm Pancke VRD-96 Del´fin500sj
25 Aug 1944U-480Hans-Joachim Förster Orminster5,712brFTM-74
25 Aug 1944U-764Hanskurt von Bremen HMS LCT-1074611br
26 Aug 1944U-745Wilhelm von Trotha T-45 Antikajnen (No 48)140sj
26 Aug 1944U-957Gerd Schaar Nord411sj
26 Aug 1944U-989Hardo Rodler von Roithberg Ashmun J. Clough1,791brEBC-82
27 Aug 1944U-92Wilhelm Brauel USS LST-327 (t.)1,625am
28 Aug 1944U-859Johann Jebsen John Barry7,176am
30 Aug 1944U-482Hartmut Graf von Matuschka, Freiherr von Toppolczan und Spaetgen Jacksonville10,448amCU-36
 135,205

35 ships sunk (119,890 tons) and 2 ships damaged (15,315 tons).

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This map shows where Allied ships were hit during August 1944

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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