WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-578

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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
27 Feb 1942Ernst-August Rehwinkel R.P. Resor7,451amA
28 Feb 1942Ernst-August Rehwinkel USS Jacob Jones (DD 130)1,090amB
12 Mar 1942Ernst-August Rehwinkel Ingerto3,089nwON-70C
27 May 1942Ernst-August Rehwinkel Polyphemus6,269nlD
2 Jun 1942Ernst-August Rehwinkel Berganger6,826nwE

5 ships sunk (24,725 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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