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.||Convoy||Map|
|27 Feb 1942||Ernst-August Rehwinkel||R.P. Resor||7,451||am||A|
|28 Feb 1942||Ernst-August Rehwinkel||USS Jacob Jones (DD 130)||1,090||am||B|
|12 Mar 1942||Ernst-August Rehwinkel||Ingerto||3,089||nw||ON-70||C|
|27 May 1942||Ernst-August Rehwinkel||Polyphemus||6,269||nl||D|
|2 Jun 1942||Ernst-August Rehwinkel||Berganger||6,826||nw||E|
5 ships sunk (24,725 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.