WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-20

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Date Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
29 Nov 1939Karl-Heinz Moehle Ionian [Mine]3,114brFN-43
9 Dec 1939Karl-Heinz Moehle Magnus1,339da
10 Dec 1939Karl-Heinz Moehle Føina1,674nw
10 Dec 1939Karl-Heinz Moehle Willowpool [Mine]4,815brHG-9
13 Jan 1940Karl-Heinz Moehle Sylvia1,524sw
27 Jan 1940Harro von Klot-Heydenfeldt Faro (t.)844nw
27 Jan 1940Harro von Klot-Heydenfeldt Fredensborg2,094da
27 Jan 1940Harro von Klot-Heydenfeldt England2,319da
27 Jan 1940Harro von Klot-Heydenfeldt Hosanger1,591nw
29 Feb 1940Harro von Klot-Heydenfeldt Maria Rosa4,211it
1 Mar 1940Harro von Klot-Heydenfeldt Mirella5,340it
29 Nov 1943Karl Grafen Peredovik (d.)1,846sj
16 Jan 1944Karl Grafen Vaijan Kutur’e (t.)7,602sj
7 Apr 1944Karl Grafen Rion [Mine]187sj
19 Jun 1944Karl Grafen Pestel´1,850sj
24 Jun 1944Karl Grafen DB-269sj

15 ships sunk (38,513 tons) and 1 ship damaged (1,846 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.
(t.) means the ship was a total loss (included in ships & tonnage lost).
[Mine] indicates the vessel was hit by a mine laid by said U-boat.

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ship sunk or total loss (13). ship damaged (3).

In some cases the exact positions of losses are not known, those are not shown.

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