WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-172

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Please note that in the table below you can find a 'Map' column. This helps to find that particular attack on the map below.

Date Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
27 May 1942Carl Emmermann Athelknight8,940brOS-28A
3 Jun 1942Carl Emmermann City of Alma5,446amB
5 Jun 1942Carl Emmermann Delfina3,480amC
8 Jun 1942Carl Emmermann Sicilien1,654amD
14 Jun 1942Carl Emmermann Lebore8,289amE
15 Jun 1942Carl Emmermann Bennestvet2,438nwF
18 Jun 1942Carl Emmermann Motorex1,958brG
23 Jun 1942Carl Emmermann Resolute35coH
9 Jul 1942Carl Emmermann Santa Rita8,379amI
7 Oct 1942Carl Emmermann Chickasaw City6,196amJ
7 Oct 1942Carl Emmermann Firethorn4,700paK
8 Oct 1942Carl Emmermann Pantelis3,845grL
10 Oct 1942Carl Emmermann Orcades23,456brM
31 Oct 1942Carl Emmermann Aldington Court4,891brTRIN-16N
2 Nov 1942Carl Emmermann Llandilo4,966brO
23 Nov 1942Carl Emmermann Benlomond6,630brP
28 Nov 1942Carl Emmermann Alaskan5,364amQ
4 Mar 1943Carl Emmermann City of Pretoria8,049brR
6 Mar 1943Carl Emmermann Thorstrand3,041nwS
13 Mar 1943Carl Emmermann Keystone5,565amUGS-6T
16 Mar 1943Carl Emmermann Benjamin Harrison7,191amUGS-6U
29 Mar 1943Carl Emmermann Moanda4,621beRS-3V
28 Jun 1943Carl Emmermann Vernon City4,748brOS-49W
12 Jul 1943Carl Emmermann African Star6,507amX
15 Jul 1943Carl Emmermann Harmonic4,558brY
24 Jul 1943Carl Emmermann Fort Chilcotin7,133brJT-2Z

26 ships sunk (152,080 tons).

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