Convoy battles

Ships hit from convoy OB-218

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat.Map
26 Sep 1940U-137Herbert Wohlfarth Manchester Brigade6,042brA
26 Sep 1940U-137Herbert Wohlfarth Ashantian (d.)4,917brB
26 Sep 1940U-137Herbert Wohlfarth Stratford4,753brC
27 Sep 1940U-31Wilfried Prellberg Vestvard4,319nwD
28 Sep 1940U-32Hans Jenisch Empire Ocelot5,759brE
29 Sep 1940U-32Hans Jenisch Bassa5,267brF

5 ships sunk (26,140 tons) and 1 ship damaged (4,917 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.

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

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