Ships hit by U-278
See the profile page for U-278
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.||Convoy||Map|
|25 Jan 1944||Joachim Franze||Penelope Barker||7,177||am||JW-56A||A|
|30 Jan 1944||Joachim Franze||HMS Hardy (R 08)||1,810||br||JW-56B||B|
2 ships sunk (8,987 tons).
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.