WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-179

See the profile page for U-179


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
8 Oct 1942Ernst Sobe City of Athens6,558brA
 6,558

1 ship sunk (6,558 tons).

Legend
We have a picture of this vessel.

Below is a map showing the locations of the attack(s) in question:

ship sunk or total loss (1).

In some cases the exact positions of losses are not known, those are not shown.
In other cases the posititions are too close and the markers overlap, not much we can do about that.

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