WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-242

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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
25 Aug 1944Karl-Wilhelm Pancke KKO-2600sjA
25 Aug 1944Karl-Wilhelm Pancke VRD-96 DelĀ“fin500sjB
28 Oct 1944Karl-Wilhelm Pancke Rigel [Mine]1,495fiC

3 ships sunk (2,595 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.
[Mine] indicates the vessel was hit by a mine laid by said U-boat.

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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