Ships hit by U-565
See the profile page for U-565
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|
|11 Mar 1942||Johann Jebsen||HMS Naiad (93)||5,450||br||A|
|23 Apr 1942||Wilhelm Franken||Kirkland||1,361||br||TA-36||B|
|18 Dec 1942||Wilhelm Franken||HMS Partridge (G 30)||1,540||br||C|
|24 Feb 1943||Wilhelm Franken||Nathanael Greene (d.)||7,176||am||MKS-8||D|
|27 Feb 1943||Wilhelm Franken||Seminole (d.)||10,389||br||TE-16||E|
|20 Apr 1943||Wilhelm Franken||Michigan||5,594||am||UGS-7||F|
|20 Apr 1943||Wilhelm Franken||Sidi-Bel-Abbès||4,392||fr||UGS-7||G|
5 ships sunk (18,337 tons) and 2 ships damaged (17,565 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.