WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-575

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Date Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
2 Oct 1941Günther Heydemann Tuva4,652nlON-19A
16 Apr 1942Günther Heydemann Robin Hood6,887am
4 Jul 1942Günther Heydemann Norlandia2,689am
9 Jul 1942Günther Heydemann Empire Explorer5,345br
18 Jul 1942Günther Heydemann Comrade69br
18 Jul 1942Günther Heydemann Glacier75br
18 Jul 1942Günther Heydemann San Gaspar (d.)12,910br
29 Oct 1942Günther Heydemann Abosso11,330br
25 Jan 1943Günther Heydemann City of Flint4,963amUGS-4
10 Mar 1944Wolfgang Boehmer HMS Asphodel (K 56)1,015brSL-150

9 ships sunk (37,025 tons) and 1 ship damaged (12,910 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.

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ship sunk or total loss (9). ship damaged (1).

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