Ship losses by month

September 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
1 Sep 1944U-23Rudolf Arendt Oituz (t.)2,686ro
1 Sep 1944U-482Hartmut Graf von Matuschka, Freiherr von Toppolczan und Spaetgen HMS Hurst Castle (K 416)1,010br
1 Sep 1944U-859Johann Jebsen Troilus7,422br
2 Sep 1944U-19Willy Ohlenburg BTSC-410 Vzryv (No 25)441sj
3 Sep 1944U-482Hartmut Graf von Matuschka, Freiherr von Toppolczan und Spaetgen Fjordheim4,115nwONF-251
3 Sep 1944U-541Kurt Petersen Livingston2,140br
5 Sep 1944U-861Jürgen Oesten Ioannis Fafalios5,670gr
8 Sep 1944U-482Hartmut Graf von Matuschka, Freiherr von Toppolczan und Spaetgen Empire Heritage15,702brHX-305
8 Sep 1944U-482Hartmut Graf von Matuschka, Freiherr von Toppolczan und Spaetgen Pinto1,346brHX-305
12 Sep 1944U-518Hans-Werner Offermann George Ade (d.)7,176am
22 Sep 1944U-979Johannes Meermeier USS Yukon (AF 9) (d.)5,969am
23 Sep 1944U-957Gerd Schaar Brilliant (No 29)550sjVD-1
24 Sep 1944U-739Ernst Mangold T-120625sjVD-1
29 Sep 1944U-310Wolfgang Ley Edward H. Crockett7,176amRA-60
29 Sep 1944U-310Wolfgang Ley Samsuva7,219brRA-60
 69,247

13 ships sunk (56,102 tons) and 2 ships damaged (13,145 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.
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This map shows where Allied ships were hit during September 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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