Convoy battles

Ships hit from convoy KMS-18B

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat.Map
4 Jul 1943U-409Hanns-Ferdinand Massmann City of Venice8,762brA
4 Jul 1943U-409Hanns-Ferdinand Massmann HMS LCE-14 [Trans.]10brB
4 Jul 1943U-375J├╝rgen Koenenkamp St. Essylt5,634brC
5 Jul 1943U-593Gerd Kelbling Devis6,054brD
5 Jul 1943U-593Gerd Kelbling HMS LCM-1123 [Trans.]52brE
5 Jul 1943U-593Gerd Kelbling HMS LCM-1129 (d.) [Trans.]52brF

5 ships sunk (20,512 tons) and 1 ship damaged (52 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.
[Trans.] indicates the vessel was lost while being transported on another vessel.

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

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