WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-256

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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
20 Feb 1944Wilhelm Brauel HMS Woodpecker (U 08)1,300brON-224A

1 ship sunk (1,300 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.

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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