WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-566

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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
15 Feb 1942Dietrich Borchert Meropi4,181grON-60A
1 Jun 1942Dietrich Borchert Westmoreland8,967brB
17 Aug 1942Gerhard Remus Triton6,607nwSL-118C
28 Aug 1942Gerhard Remus City of Cardiff5,661brSL-119D
28 Aug 1942Gerhard Remus Zuiderkerk8,424nlSL-119E
7 Nov 1942Gerhard Remus Glenlea4,252brON-142F
5 Aug 1943Hans Hornkohl USS Plymouth (PG 57)2,265amG

7 ships sunk (40,357 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.

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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