Convoy battles

Ships hit from convoy HX-217

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat.Map
8 Dec 1942U-600Bernhard Zurmühlen James McKay6,762amA
8 Dec 1942U-524Walter von Steinaecker Empire Spenser8,194brB
9 Dec 1942U-553Karl Thurmann Charles L.D.5,273brC

3 ships sunk (20,229 tons).

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77 convoys on route HX were hit by U-boats in the war. Read more about them.

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