WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-183

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Date Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
3 Dec 1942Heinrich Schäfer Empire Dabchick6,089brONS-146
11 Mar 1943Heinrich Schäfer Olancho2,493ho
29 Feb 1944Fritz Schneewind Palma5,419br
9 Mar 1944Fritz Schneewind British Loyalty (t.)6,993br
5 Jun 1944Fritz Schneewind Helen Moller5,259br

5 ships sunk (26,253 tons).

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(t.) means the ship was a total loss (included in ships & tonnage lost).

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ship sunk or total loss (4). ship damaged (1).

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