WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-979

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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
22 Sep 1944Johannes Meermeier USS Yukon (AF 9) (d.)5,969amA
2 May 1945Johannes Meermeier HMS Ebor Wyke (FY 1601)348brB
5 May 1945Johannes Meermeier Empire Unity (d.)6,386brRU-161C

1 ship sunk (348 tons) and 2 ships damaged (12,355 tons).

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

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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