WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-505

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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
5 Mar 1942Axel-Olaf Loewe Benmohr5,920brA
6 Mar 1942Axel-Olaf Loewe Sydhav7,587nwB
3 Apr 1942Axel-Olaf Loewe West Irmo5,775amC
4 Apr 1942Axel-Olaf Loewe Alphacca5,759nlD
28 Jun 1942Axel-Olaf Loewe Sea Thrush5,447amE
29 Jun 1942Axel-Olaf Loewe Thomas McKean7,191amF
22 Jul 1942Axel-Olaf Loewe Urious153coG
7 Nov 1942Peter Zschech Ocean Justice7,173brH
 45,005

8 ships sunk (45,005 tons).

Legend
We have a picture of this vessel.

Below is a map showing the locations of the attack(s) in question:

ship sunk or total loss (8).

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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