WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-278

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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 Jan 1944Joachim Franze Penelope Barker7,177amJW-56AA
30 Jan 1944Joachim Franze HMS Hardy (R 08)1,810brJW-56BB

2 ships sunk (8,987 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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