WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-578

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Date Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
27 Feb 1942Ernst-August Rehwinkel R.P. Resor7,451am
28 Feb 1942Ernst-August Rehwinkel USS Jacob Jones (DD 130)1,090am
12 Mar 1942Ernst-August Rehwinkel Ingerto3,089nwON-70
27 May 1942Ernst-August Rehwinkel Polyphemus6,269nl
2 Jun 1942Ernst-August Rehwinkel Berganger6,826nw

5 ships sunk (24,725 tons).

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ship sunk or total loss (5).

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