WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-505

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Date Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
5 Mar 1942Axel-Olaf Loewe Benmohr5,920br
6 Mar 1942Axel-Olaf Loewe Sydhav7,587nw
3 Apr 1942Axel-Olaf Loewe West Irmo5,775am
4 Apr 1942Axel-Olaf Loewe Alphacca5,759nl
28 Jun 1942Axel-Olaf Loewe Sea Thrush5,447am
29 Jun 1942Axel-Olaf Loewe Thomas McKean7,191am
22 Jul 1942Axel-Olaf Loewe Urious153co
7 Nov 1942Peter Zschech Ocean Justice7,173br

8 ships sunk (45,005 tons).

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ship sunk or total loss (8).

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