Ship losses by month

March 1942

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 Mar 1942U-158Erwin Rostin Finnanger9,551nwONS-67
1 Mar 1942U-436Günther Seibicke RT-19 Komintern577sj
1 Mar 1942U-588Victor Vogel Carperby4,890brON-66
2 Mar 1942U-126Ernst Bauer Gunny2,362nw
3 Mar 1942U-129Asmus Nicolai Clausen Mary5,104am
3 Mar 1942U-68Karl-Friedrich Merten Helenus7,366br
5 Mar 1942U-126Ernst Bauer Mariana3,110am
5 Mar 1942U-128Ulrich Heyse O.A. Knudsen11,007nw
5 Mar 1942U-404Otto von Bülow Collamer5,112amHX-178
5 Mar 1942U-505Axel-Olaf Loewe Benmohr5,920br
6 Mar 1942U-505Axel-Olaf Loewe Sydhav7,587nw
6 Mar 1942U-587Ulrich Borcherdt Hans Egede900go
6 Mar 1942U-701Horst Degen Rononia213br
7 Mar 1942U-126Ernst Bauer Barbara4,637am
7 Mar 1942U-126Ernst Bauer Cardonia5,104am
7 Mar 1942U-129Asmus Nicolai Clausen Steel Age6,188am
7 Mar 1942U-155Adolf Cornelius Piening Arabutan7,874bz
7 Mar 1942U-161Albrecht Achilles Uniwaleco9,755sa
7 Mar 1942U-701Horst Degen Nyggjaberg349fa
8 Mar 1942U-126Ernst Bauer Esso Bolivar (d.)10,389pa
8 Mar 1942U-569Hans-Peter Hinsch Hengist984br
8 Mar 1942U-587Ulrich Borcherdt HMS Northern Princess (4.06)655br
8 Mar 1942U-68Karl-Friedrich Merten Baluchistan6,992br
9 Mar 1942U-126Ernst Bauer Hanseat8,241pa
9 Mar 1942U-587Ulrich Borcherdt Lily5,719grON-68
9 Mar 1942U-701Horst Degen HMS Notts County (FY 250)541br
9 Mar 1942U-94Otto Ites Cayrú5,152bz
9 Mar 1942U-96Heinrich Lehmann-Willenbrock Tyr4,265nw
10 Mar 1942U-161Albrecht Achilles Lady Nelson (d.)7,970ca
10 Mar 1942U-161Albrecht Achilles Umtata (d.)8,141br
10 Mar 1942U-588Victor Vogel Gulftrade6,776am
11 Mar 1942U-158Erwin Rostin Caribsea2,609am
11 Mar 1942U-565Johann Jebsen HMS Naiad (93)5,450br
11 Mar 1942U-701Horst Degen HMS Stella Capella (FY 107)507br
11 Mar 1942U-94Otto Ites Hvoslef1,630nw
12 Mar 1942U-126Ernst Bauer Olga2,496am
12 Mar 1942U-126Ernst Bauer Texan7,005am
12 Mar 1942U-578Ernst-August Rehwinkel Ingerto3,089nwON-70
13 Mar 1942U-126Ernst Bauer Colabee (d.)5,518am
13 Mar 1942U-158Erwin Rostin John D. Gill11,641am
13 Mar 1942U-332Johannes Liebe Albert F. Paul735am
13 Mar 1942U-332Johannes Liebe Trepca5,042yu
13 Mar 1942U-404Otto von Bülow Tolten1,858cl
14 Mar 1942U-124Johann Mohr British Resource7,209br
14 Mar 1942U-161Albrecht Achilles Sarniadoc1,940ca
14 Mar 1942U-404Otto von Bülow Lemuel Burrows7,610am
14 Mar 1942U-67Günther Müller-Stöckheim Penelope8,436pa
15 Mar 1942U-158Erwin Rostin Ario6,952am
15 Mar 1942U-158Erwin Rostin Olean (d.)7,118am
15 Mar 1942U-161Albrecht Achilles USCGC Acacia (WAGL 200)1,130am
16 Mar 1942U-332Johannes Liebe Australia11,628am
16 Mar 1942U-504Hans-Georg Friedrich Poske Stangarth5,966br
16 Mar 1942U-68Karl-Friedrich Merten Baron Newlands3,386br
17 Mar 1942U-124Johann Mohr Acme (d.)6,878am
17 Mar 1942U-124Johann Mohr Ceiba1,698ho
17 Mar 1942U-373Paul-Karl Loeser Mount Lycabettus4,292gr
17 Mar 1942U-404Otto von Bülow San Demetrio8,073br
17 Mar 1942U-68Karl-Friedrich Merten Allende5,081br
17 Mar 1942U-68Karl-Friedrich Merten Ile de Batz5,755br
17 Mar 1942U-68Karl-Friedrich Merten Scottish Prince4,917br
17 Mar 1942U-71Walter Flachsenberg Ranja6,355nw
17 Mar 1942U-83Hans-Werner Kraus Crista (d.)2,590brAT-34
18 Mar 1942U-124Johann Mohr E.M. Clark9,647am
18 Mar 1942U-124Johann Mohr Kassandra Louloudis5,106gr
19 Mar 1942U-124Johann Mohr Papoose5,939am
19 Mar 1942U-124Johann Mohr W.E. Hutton7,076am
19 Mar 1942U-332Johannes Liebe Liberator7,720am
20 Mar 1942U-652Georg-Werner Fraatz HMS Heythrop (L 85)1,050br
20 Mar 1942U-71Walter Flachsenberg Oakmar5,766am
21 Mar 1942U-124Johann Mohr Atlantic Sun (d.)11,355am
21 Mar 1942U-124Johann Mohr Esso Nashville (d.)7,934am
22 Mar 1942U-123Reinhard Hardegen Muskogee7,034am
22 Mar 1942U-202Hans-Heinz Linder Athelviscount (d.)8,882brON-75
22 Mar 1942U-373Paul-Karl Loeser Thursobank5,575br
23 Mar 1942U-124Johann Mohr Naeco5,373am
23 Mar 1942U-587Ulrich Borcherdt Diala8,106brON-52
23 Mar 1942U-754Hans Oestermann British Prudence8,620brHX-181
24 Mar 1942U-123Reinhard Hardegen Empire Steel8,138br
25 Mar 1942U-105Heinrich Schuch Narragansett10,389br
25 Mar 1942U-552Erich Topp Ocana6,256nl
25 Mar 1942U-94Otto Ites Imperial Transport (d.)8,022brON-77
26 Mar 1942U-652Georg-Werner Fraatz HMS Jaguar (F 34)1,690br
26 Mar 1942U-652Georg-Werner Fraatz Slavol2,623br
26 Mar 1942U-71Walter Flachsenberg Dixie Arrow8,046am
27 Mar 1942U-105Heinrich Schuch Svenør7,616nw
27 Mar 1942U-123Reinhard Hardegen USS Atik (AK 101)3,209am
27 Mar 1942U-160Georg Lassen Equipoise6,210pa
29 Mar 1942U-160Georg Lassen City of New York8,272am
29 Mar 1942U-571Helmut Möhlmann Hertford10,923br
30 Mar 1942U-376Friedrich-Karl Marks Induna5,086brPQ-13
30 Mar 1942U-435Siegfried Strelow Effingham6,421amPQ-13
30 Mar 1942U-456Max-Martin Teichert Effingham (d.)6,421amPQ-13
30 Mar 1942U-68Karl-Friedrich Merten Muncaster Castle5,853brST-18
31 Mar 1942U-71Walter Flachsenberg San Gerardo12,915br
31 Mar 1942U-754Hans Oestermann Allegheny914am
31 Mar 1942U-754Hans Oestermann Barnegat914am
31 Mar 1942U-754Hans Oestermann Menominee441am
31 Mar 1942U-754Hans Oestermann Ontario (d.)490am
 544,057

85 ships sunk (452,349 tons) and 13 ships damaged (91,708 tons).

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This map shows where Allied ships were hit during March 1942

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