Ships hit by U-559
See the profile page for U-559
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|
|19 Aug 1941||Hans Heidtmann||Alva||1,584||br||OG-71||A|
|27 Nov 1941||Hans Heidtmann||HMAS Parramatta (L 44)||1,060||au||B|
|23 Dec 1941||Hans Heidtmann||Shuntien||3,059||br||TA-5||C|
|26 Dec 1941||Hans Heidtmann||Warszawa||2,487||po||AT-6||D|
|10 Jun 1942||Hans Heidtmann||Athene||4,681||nw||AT-49||E|
|10 Jun 1942||Hans Heidtmann||Brambleleaf (t.)||5,917||br||AT-49||F|
|12 Oct 1942||Hans Heidtmann||Bringhi (t.)||200||ag||G|
7 ships sunk (18,988 tons).
Below is a map showing the locations of the attack(s) in question:
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.