Ships hit by U-563
See the profile page for U-563
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|
|24 Oct 1941||Klaus Heinrich Bargsten||HMS Cossack (G 03)||1,870||br||HG-75||A|
|18 Dec 1942||Götz von Hartmann||Bretwalda||4,906||br||MKS-3Y||B|
|5 Apr 1943||Götz von Hartmann||Sunoil (d.)||9,005||am||HX-231||C|
|12 Apr 1943||Götz von Hartmann||Pacific Grove||7,117||br||HX-232||D|
|12 Apr 1943||Götz von Hartmann||Fresno City (d.)||7,261||br||HX-232||E|
|12 Apr 1943||Götz von Hartmann||Ulysses||2,666||nl||HX-232||F|
4 ships sunk (16,559 tons) and 2 ships damaged (16,266 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.