Ship losses by month

March 1945

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
2 Mar 1945U-1302Wolfgang Herwartz King Edgar4,536brSC-167
2 Mar 1945U-1302Wolfgang Herwartz Novasli3,204nwSC-167
2 Mar 1945U-995Hans-Georg Hess BO-224105sj
3 Mar 1945U-1022Hans-Joachim Ernst HMS Southern Flower (FY 332)328br
6 Mar 1945U-775Erich Taschenmacher Empire Geraint (d.)6,991brMH-44
8 Mar 1945U-275Helmuth Wehrkamp Lornaston4,934brONA-289
10 Mar 1945U-532Ottoheinrich Junker Baron Jedburgh3,656br
10 Mar 1945U-714Hans-Joachim Schwebcke HNoMS Nordhav II (FY 1906)425nwFS-1753
14 Mar 1945U-714Hans-Joachim Schwebcke Magne1,226swFS-1756
16 Mar 1945U-722Hans Reimers Inger Toft2,190brRU-156
17 Mar 1945U-868Eduard Turre HMCS Guysborough (J 52)672ca
20 Mar 1945U-968Otto Westphalen HMS Lapwing (U 62)1,350brJW-65
20 Mar 1945U-968Otto Westphalen Thomas Donaldson7,210amJW-65
20 Mar 1945U-995Hans-Georg Hess Horace Bushnell (t.)7,176amJW-65
21 Mar 1945U-1195Ernst Cordes John R. Park7,194amTBC-102
21 Mar 1945U-399Heinz Buhse James Eagan Layne (t.)7,176amBTC-103
22 Mar 1945U-315Herbert Zoller Empire Kingsley6,996brTBC-103
22 Mar 1945U-711Hans-Günther Lange VPS-5 (d.)20sj
26 Mar 1945U-399Heinz Buhse Pacific362nlBTC-108
28 Mar 1945U-532Ottoheinrich Junker Oklahoma9,298am
29 Mar 1945U-315Herbert Zoller HMCS Teme (K 458) (t.)1,370caBTC-111

19 ships sunk (69,408 tons) and 2 ships damaged (7,011 tons).

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This map shows where Allied ships were hit during March 1945

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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