Ship losses by month

August 1941

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
4 Aug 1941U-126Ernst Bauer Robert Max172br
5 Aug 1941U-372Heinz-Joachim Neumann Belgravian3,136brSL-81
5 Aug 1941U-372Heinz-Joachim Neumann Swiftpool5,205brSL-81
5 Aug 1941U-74Eitel-Friedrich Kentrat Kumasian4,922brSL-81
5 Aug 1941U-75Helmuth Ringelmann Cape Rodney4,512brSL-81
5 Aug 1941U-75Helmuth Ringelmann Harlingen5,415brSL-81
6 Aug 1941U-652Georg-Werner Fraatz PS-70558sj
9 Aug 1941U-206Herbert Opitz Ocean Victor202br
10 Aug 1941U-451Eberhard Hoffmann Zhemchug (No 27)550sj
12 Aug 1941U-568Joachim Preuss HMS Picotee (K 63)925brON-4
14 Aug 1941U-126Ernst Bauer Sud2,589yuHG-70
18 Aug 1941U-38Heinrich Schuch Longtaker1,700pa
19 Aug 1941U-201Adalbert Schnee Aguila3,255brOG-71
19 Aug 1941U-201Adalbert Schnee Ciscar1,809brOG-71
19 Aug 1941U-204Walter Kell HNoMS Bath (I 17)1,060nwOG-71
19 Aug 1941U-559Hans Heidtmann Alva1,584brOG-71
22 Aug 1941U-564Reinhard Suhren Clonlara1,203irOG-71
22 Aug 1941U-564Reinhard Suhren Empire Oak484brOG-71
23 Aug 1941U-143Harald Gelhaus Inger1,409nw
23 Aug 1941U-201Adalbert Schnee Aldergrove1,974brOG-71
23 Aug 1941U-201Adalbert Schnee Stork787brOG-71
23 Aug 1941U-552Erich Topp Spind2,129nwOG-71
23 Aug 1941U-564Reinhard Suhren HMS Zinnia (K 98)900brOG-71
25 Aug 1941U-752Karl-Ernst Schroeter T-898 (No 44)553sj
26 Aug 1941U-571Helmut Möhlmann Marija Uljanova (t.)3,870sj
26 Aug 1941U-652Georg-Werner Fraatz HMS Southern Prince (M 47) (d.)10,917br
27 Aug 1941U-202Hans-Heinz Linder Ladylove230br
27 Aug 1941U-557Ottokar Arnold Paulssen Embassage4,954brOS-4
27 Aug 1941U-557Ottokar Arnold Paulssen Saugor6,303brOS-4
27 Aug 1941U-557Ottokar Arnold Paulssen Segundo4,414nwOS-4
27 Aug 1941U-557Ottokar Arnold Paulssen Tremoda4,736brOS-4
27 Aug 1941U-752Karl-Ernst Schroeter RT-8 Seld´608sj
28 Aug 1941U-558Günther Krech Otaio10,298brOS-4

32 ships sunk (82,446 tons) and 1 ship damaged (10,917 tons).

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This map shows where Allied ships were hit during August 1941

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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