WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-575

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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
2 Oct 1941Günther Heydemann Tuva4,652nlON-19AA
 
16 Apr 1942Günther Heydemann Robin Hood6,887amB
4 Jul 1942Günther Heydemann Norlandia2,689amC
9 Jul 1942Günther Heydemann Empire Explorer5,345brD
18 Jul 1942Günther Heydemann Comrade69brE
18 Jul 1942Günther Heydemann Glacier75brF
18 Jul 1942Günther Heydemann San Gaspar (d.)12,910brG
29 Oct 1942Günther Heydemann Abosso11,330brH
 
25 Jan 1943Günther Heydemann City of Flint4,963amUGS-4I
 
10 Mar 1944Wolfgang Boehmer HMS Asphodel (K 56)1,015brSL-150J
 49,935

9 ships sunk (37,025 tons) and 1 ship damaged (12,910 tons).

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

Below is a map showing the locations of the attack(s) in question:

ship sunk or total loss (9). ship damaged (1).

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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