WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-516

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Date Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
27 Aug 1942Gerhard Wiebe Port Jackson (d.)9,687br
31 Aug 1942Gerhard Wiebe Jack Carnes10,907am
19 Sep 1942Gerhard Wiebe Wichita6,174am
28 Sep 1942Gerhard Wiebe Antonico1,223bz
30 Sep 1942Gerhard Wiebe Alipore5,273br
24 Oct 1942Gerhard Wiebe Holmpark5,780br
11 Feb 1943Gerhard Wiebe Helmspey4,764br
17 Feb 1943Gerhard Wiebe Deer Lodge6,187am
27 Feb 1943Gerhard Wiebe Colombia10,782nl
20 Mar 1943Gerhard Wiebe Nortun3,663paCN-13
13 Nov 1943Hans-Rutger Tillessen Pompoon1,082pa
18 Nov 1943Hans-Rutger Tillessen Ruby39co
23 Nov 1943Hans-Rutger Tillessen Elizabeth Kellogg5,189am
24 Nov 1943Hans-Rutger Tillessen Melville E. Stone7,176am
8 Dec 1943Hans-Rutger Tillessen Colombia1,064pa
16 Dec 1943Hans-Rutger Tillessen McDowell10,195am
7 Jul 1944Hans-Rutger Tillessen Esso Harrisburg9,887am

16 ships sunk (89,385 tons) and 1 ship damaged (9,687 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.

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ship sunk or total loss (16). ship damaged (1).

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