Ships hit by U-561
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|Date||Commander||Name of ship||Tons||Nat.||Convoy|
|28 Jul 1941||Robert Bartels||Wrotham||1,884||br||OG-69|
|11 Nov 1941||Robert Bartels||Meridian||5,592||pa||SC-53|
|14 Nov 1941||Robert Bartels||Crusader||2,939||pa||SC-53|
|14 May 1942||Robert Bartels||Fred (d.) [Mine]||4,043||gr|
|14 May 1942||Robert Bartels||Hav (t.) [Mine]||5,062||nw|
|14 May 1942||Robert Bartels||Mount Olympus [Mine]||6,692||gr|
|24 Sep 1942||Heinz Schomburg||Sphinx||39||ag|
6 ships sunk (22,208 tons) and 1 ship damaged (4,043 tons).
Below is a map showing the locations of the attack(s) in question:
In some cases the exact positions of losses are not known, those are not shown.