WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-576

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Date Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
14 Feb 1942Hans-Dieter Heinicke Empire Spring6,946brON-63
21 Apr 1942Hans-Dieter Heinicke Pipestone County5,102am
30 Apr 1942Hans-Dieter Heinicke Taborfjell1,339nw
15 Jul 1942Hans-Dieter Heinicke Bluefields2,063niKS-520
15 Jul 1942Hans-Dieter Heinicke Chilore (d.)8,310amKS-520
15 Jul 1942Hans-Dieter Heinicke J.A. Mowinckel (d.)11,147paKS-520

4 ships sunk (15,450 tons) and 2 ships damaged (19,457 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.

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ship sunk or total loss (4). ship damaged (2).

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