Ship losses by month

November 1939

This is the full listing of all ships hit during . You can click on any of the links for further information on either ship, U-boat, commander or convoy.

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
9 Nov 1939U-24Harald Jeppener-Haltenhoff Carmarthen Coast [Mine]961br
9 Nov 1939U-34Wilhelm Rollmann Snar (c.)3,176nw
12 Nov 1939U-41Gustav-Adolf Mugler Arne Kjøde11,019nw
12 Nov 1939U-41Gustav-Adolf Mugler Cresswell275br
13 Nov 1939U-26Klaus Ewerth Loire4,285fr
16 Nov 1939U-43Wilhelm Ambrosius Arlington Court4,915brSL-7A
17 Nov 1939U-28Günter Kuhnke Sliedrecht5,133nl
17 Nov 1939U-57Claus Korth Kaunas1,566li
18 Nov 1939U-18Max-Hermann Bauer Parkhill500br
18 Nov 1939U-19Wilhelm Müller-Arnecke Carica Milica [Mine]6,371yu
18 Nov 1939U-22Karl-Heinrich Jenisch Wigmore345brIFC
19 Nov 1939U-13Heinz Scheringer Bowling793br
19 Nov 1939U-41Gustav-Adolf Mugler Darino1,351br
19 Nov 1939U-49Kurt von Gossler Pensilva4,258br
19 Nov 1939U-57Claus Korth Stanbrook1,383br
20 Nov 1939U-33Hans-Wilhelm von Dresky Delphine250br
20 Nov 1939U-33Hans-Wilhelm von Dresky Sea Sweeper329br
20 Nov 1939U-33Hans-Wilhelm von Dresky Thomas Hankins276br
21 Nov 1939U-16Horst Wellner Ste. Claire [Mine]57fr
21 Nov 1939U-21Fritz Frauenheim HMS Belfast (35) (d.) [Mine]11,500br
21 Nov 1939U-33Hans-Wilhelm von Dresky Sulby287br
21 Nov 1939U-33Hans-Wilhelm von Dresky William Humphries276br
21 Nov 1939U-41Gustav-Adolf Mugler Les Barges II296fr
22 Nov 1939U-26Klaus Ewerth Elena R. [Mine]4,576gr
22 Nov 1939U-43Wilhelm Ambrosius Arijon4,374fr14-BS
23 Nov 1939U-33Hans-Wilhelm von Dresky Borkum (t.)3,670dt
25 Nov 1939U-28Günter Kuhnke Royston Grange5,144brSL-8B
25 Nov 1939U-43Wilhelm Ambrosius Uskmouth2,483br
27 Nov 1939U-48Herbert Schultze Gustaf E. Reuter6,336sw
29 Nov 1939U-20Karl-Heinz Moehle Ionian [Mine]3,114brFN-43

29 ships sunk (77,799 tons) and 1 ship damaged (11,500 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.
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[Mine] indicates the vessel was hit by a mine laid by said U-boat.

This map shows where Allied ships were hit during November 1939

This map shows positions of Allied ships hit by U-boats. You can click on any of the icons for more information on the ship involved.

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