Ships hit by U-576
See the profile page for U-576
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|
|14 Feb 1942||Hans-Dieter Heinicke||Empire Spring||6,946||br||ON-63||A|
|21 Apr 1942||Hans-Dieter Heinicke||Pipestone County||5,102||am||B|
|30 Apr 1942||Hans-Dieter Heinicke||Taborfjell||1,339||nw||C|
|15 Jul 1942||Hans-Dieter Heinicke||Bluefields||2,063||ni||KS-520||D|
|15 Jul 1942||Hans-Dieter Heinicke||Chilore (d.)||8,310||am||KS-520||E|
|15 Jul 1942||Hans-Dieter Heinicke||J.A. Mowinckel (d.)||11,147||pa||KS-520||F|
4 ships sunk (15,450 tons) and 2 ships damaged (19,457 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.