WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-539

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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 Jun 1944Hans-Jürgen Lauterbach-Emden Pillory1,517paA
11 Jun 1944Hans-Jürgen Lauterbach-Emden Casandra (d.)2,701nlB
4 Jul 1944Hans-Jürgen Lauterbach-Emden Kittanning (d.)10,195amC

1 ship sunk (1,517 tons) and 2 ships damaged (12,896 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.
(d.) means the ship was damaged.

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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