WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-79

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Date Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
11 Jun 1941Wolfgang Kaufmann Havtor1,524nw
27 Jun 1941Wolfgang Kaufmann Tibia (d.)10,356nlHX-133
27 Jul 1941Wolfgang Kaufmann Kellwyn1,459brOG-69
21 Oct 1941Wolfgang Kaufmann HMS Gnat (T 60) (t.)625br
 13,964

3 ships sunk (3,608 tons) and 1 ship damaged (10,356 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.
(t.) means the ship was a total loss (included in ships & tonnage lost).

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


In some cases the exact positions of losses are not known, those are not shown.

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