WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-178

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Date Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
10 Oct 1942Hans Ibbeken Duchess of Atholl20,119br
1 Nov 1942Hans Ibbeken Mendoza8,233br
4 Nov 1942Hans Ibbeken Hai Hing2,561nw
4 Nov 1942Hans Ibbeken Trekieve5,244br
13 Nov 1942Hans Ibbeken Louise Moller3,764br
15 Nov 1942Hans Ibbeken Adviser (d.)6,348br
27 Nov 1942Hans Ibbeken Jeremiah Wadsworth7,176am
1 Jun 1943Wilhelm Dommes Salabangka6,586nlCD-20
4 Jul 1943Wilhelm Dommes Breiviken2,669nwDN-50
4 Jul 1943Wilhelm Dommes Michael Livanos4,774gr
11 Jul 1943Wilhelm Dommes Mary Livanos4,771gr
14 Jul 1943Wilhelm Dommes Robert Bacon7,197am
17 Jul 1943Wilhelm Dommes City of Canton6,692br
27 Dec 1943Wilhelm Spahr José Navarro7,244am

13 ships sunk (87,030 tons) and 1 ship damaged (6,348 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.

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ship sunk or total loss (13). ship damaged (1).

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