WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-588

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Date Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
22 Jan 1942Victor Vogel Caledonian Monarch5,851brSC-63
1 Mar 1942Victor Vogel Carperby4,890brON-66
10 Mar 1942Victor Vogel Gulftrade6,776am
9 May 1942Victor Vogel Greylock (d.)7,460am
10 May 1942Victor Vogel Kitty´s Brook4,031br
17 May 1942Victor Vogel Skottland2,117nw
18 May 1942Victor Vogel Fort Binger (d.)5,671brONS-92
22 May 1942Victor Vogel Plow City3,282am
23 May 1942Victor Vogel Margot4,545br

7 ships sunk (31,492 tons) and 2 ships damaged (13,131 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.

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ship sunk or total loss (7). ship damaged (2).

In some cases the exact positions of losses are not known, those are not shown.

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