Ship losses by month

August 1943

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 Aug 1943U-185August Maus Bagé8,235bzTJ-2
1 Aug 1943U-198Werner Hartmann Mangkalihat8,457nlBC-2
3 Aug 1943U-196Eitel-Friedrich Kentrat City of Oran7,323brCB-1
4 Aug 1943U-181Wolfgang Lüth Dalfram4,558br
5 Aug 1943U-177Robert Gysae Efthalia Mari4,195gr
5 Aug 1943U-212Helmut Vogler Majakovski [Mine]80sj
5 Aug 1943U-566Hans Hornkohl USS Plymouth (PG 57)2,265am
6 Aug 1943U-185August Maus Fort Halkett7,133br
7 Aug 1943U-181Wolfgang Lüth Umvuma4,419brDN-54
7 Aug 1943U-371Waldemar Mehl Contractor6,004brGTX-5
7 Aug 1943U-757Friedrich Deetz Fernhill4,116nwOS-52
12 Aug 1943U-181Wolfgang Lüth Clan Macarthur10,528brDN-55
17 Aug 1943U-197Robert Bartels Empire Stanley6,921br
20 Aug 1943U-596Victor-Wilhelm Nonn El Sayeda68ag
21 Aug 1943U-596Victor-Wilhelm Nonn Lily132pl
21 Aug 1943U-596Victor-Wilhelm Nonn Namaz50ag
21 Aug 1943U-596Victor-Wilhelm Nonn Panikos21ag
22 Aug 1943U-24Klaus Petersen DB-36 (No 363)16sj
22 Aug 1943U-24Klaus Petersen DB-37 (No 365)16sj
23 Aug 1943U-380Josef Röther Pierre Soulé (d.)7,191am
24 Aug 1943U-23Rolf-Birger Wahlen Shkval35sj
25 Aug 1943U-625Hans Benker ASO-1 Shkval [Mine]572sj
26 Aug 1943U-410Horst-Arno Fenski John Bell7,242amUGS-14
26 Aug 1943U-410Horst-Arno Fenski Richard Henderson7,194amUGS-14
27 Aug 1943U-354Karl-Heinz Herbschleb Petrovskij (d.)3,771sj
28 Aug 1943U-107Volker Simmermacher Albert Gallatin (d.)7,176am
28 Aug 1943U-302Herbert Sickel Dikson2,920sj
29 Aug 1943U-18Karl Fleige TSC-11 Dzhalita400sj
30 Aug 1943U-18Karl Fleige SKA-0132 (d.)56sj
30 Aug 1943U-596Victor-Wilhelm Nonn Nagwa183ag

26 ships sunk (93,083 tons) and 4 ships damaged (18,194 tons).

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