Ship losses by month

November 1940

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
1 Nov 1940U-124Georg-Wilhelm Schulz Empire Bison5,612brHX-82
3 Nov 1940U-99Otto Kretschmer Casanare5,376br
3 Nov 1940U-99Otto Kretschmer HMS Laurentic (F 51)18,724br
4 Nov 1940U-99Otto Kretschmer HMS Patroclus11,314br
5 Nov 1940U-99Otto Kretschmer Scottish Maiden6,993brHX-83
8 Nov 1940U-47Günther Prien Gonçalo Velho (d.)1,595pt
13 Nov 1940U-137Herbert Wohlfarth Cape St. Andrew5,094brOB-240
15 Nov 1940U-65Hans-Gerrit von Stockhausen Havbør7,614nw
15 Nov 1940U-65Hans-Gerrit von Stockhausen Kohinur5,168brOB-235
16 Nov 1940U-137Herbert Wohlfarth Planter5,887brSLS-53
16 Nov 1940U-65Hans-Gerrit von Stockhausen Fabian3,059brOB-234
17 Nov 1940U-137Herbert Wohlfarth Saint Germain1,044brHG-46
17 Nov 1940U-137Herbert Wohlfarth Veronica1,316swHG-46
18 Nov 1940U-65Hans-Gerrit von Stockhausen Congonian5,065br
21 Nov 1940U-103Viktor Schütze Daydawn4,768brOB-244
21 Nov 1940U-103Viktor Schütze Victoria6,085grOB-244
22 Nov 1940U-123Karl-Heinz Moehle Cree4,791brSL-53
23 Nov 1940U-100Joachim Schepke Bradfyne4,740brSC-11
23 Nov 1940U-100Joachim Schepke Bruse (t.)2,205nwSC-11
23 Nov 1940U-100Joachim Schepke Bussum3,636nlSC-11
23 Nov 1940U-100Joachim Schepke Justitia4,562brSC-11
23 Nov 1940U-100Joachim Schepke Leise Mærsk3,136brSC-11
23 Nov 1940U-100Joachim Schepke Ootmarsum3,628nlSC-11
23 Nov 1940U-100Joachim Schepke Salonica2,694nwSC-11
23 Nov 1940U-123Karl-Heinz Moehle Anten5,135swOB-244
23 Nov 1940U-123Karl-Heinz Moehle King Idwal5,115brOB-244
23 Nov 1940U-123Karl-Heinz Moehle Oakcrest5,407brOB-244
23 Nov 1940U-123Karl-Heinz Moehle Tymeric5,228brOB-244
27 Nov 1940U-103Viktor Schütze Glenmoor4,393brOB-248
27 Nov 1940U-104Harald Jürst Charles F. Meyer (d.)10,516brHX-87
27 Nov 1940U-104Harald Jürst Diplomat8,240brHX-88
27 Nov 1940U-95Gerd Schreiber Irene Maria1,862brOB-248
28 Nov 1940U-103Viktor Schütze Mount Athos3,578grOB-248
28 Nov 1940U-103Viktor Schütze St. Elwyn4,940brOB-249
28 Nov 1940U-95Gerd Schreiber Ringhorn (d.)1,298nwOB-248
30 Nov 1940U-101Ernst Mengersen Aracataca5,378br

33 ships sunk (171,787 tons) and 3 ships damaged (13,409 tons).

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This map shows where Allied ships were hit during November 1940

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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