WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-43

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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
16 Nov 1939Wilhelm Ambrosius Arlington Court4,915brSL-7AA
22 Nov 1939Wilhelm Ambrosius Arijon4,374fr14-BSB
25 Nov 1939Wilhelm Ambrosius Uskmouth2,483brC
21 Jun 1940Wilhelm Ambrosius Yarraville8,627br65-XD
30 Jun 1940Wilhelm Ambrosius Avelona Star13,376brSL-36E
9 Jul 1940Wilhelm Ambrosius Aylesbury3,944brF
17 Jul 1940Wilhelm Ambrosius Fellside3,509brOA-184G
25 Sep 1940Wilhelm Ambrosius Sulairia5,802brOB-217H
2 Dec 1940Wolfgang Lüth Pacific President7,113brOB-251I
2 Dec 1940Wolfgang Lüth Victor Ross12,247brOB-251J
6 Dec 1940Wolfgang Lüth Skrim1,902nwOB-252K
13 Dec 1940Wolfgang Lüth Orari (d.)10,350brL
15 May 1941Wolfgang Lüth Notre Dame du Châtelet488frM
6 Jun 1941Wolfgang Lüth Yselhaven4,802nlOB-328N
17 Jun 1941Wolfgang Lüth Cathrine2,727brSL-76O
29 Nov 1941Wolfgang Lüth Thornliebank5,569brOS-12P
30 Nov 1941Wolfgang Lüth Ashby4,868brOS-12Q
2 Dec 1941Wolfgang Lüth Astral7,542amR
12 Jan 1942Wolfgang Lüth Yngaren5,246swHX-168S
14 Jan 1942Wolfgang Lüth Empire Surf6,641brON-55T
14 Jan 1942Wolfgang Lüth Chepo5,707paON-55U
18 Nov 1942Hans-Joachim Schwantke Brilliant (t.)9,131amSC-109V
3 Mar 1943Hans-Joachim Schwantke Doggerbank5,154dtW

22 ships sunk (126,167 tons) and 1 ship damaged (10,350 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.
(t.) means the ship was a total loss (included in ships & tonnage lost).

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