Convoy battles

Ships hit from convoy 56-KS


Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat.
24 Jan 1940U-44Ludwig Mathes Alsacien3,819fr
25 Jan 1940U-44Ludwig Mathes Tourny2,769fr
 6,588

2 ships sunk (6,588 tons).

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Locations of ships hit from 56-KS.

sunk ship.

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This was the only convoy on route 56 hit by U-boats in the war.


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