Convoy battles

Ships hit from convoy OB-288

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat.Map
23 Feb 1941U-107Günter Hessler HMS Manistee (F 104)5,360brA
23 Feb 1941U-96Heinrich Lehmann-Willenbrock Anglo-Peruvian5,457brB
23 Feb 1941U-69Jost Metzler Marslew4,542brC
24 Feb 1941U-95Gerd Schreiber Svein Jarl1,908nwD
24 Feb 1941U-95Gerd Schreiber Cape Nelson3,807brE
24 Feb 1941U-96Heinrich Lehmann-Willenbrock Linaria3,385brF
24 Feb 1941U-95Gerd Schreiber Temple Moat4,427brG
24 Feb 1941U-96Heinrich Lehmann-Willenbrock Sirikishna5,458brH
24 Feb 1941U-73Helmut Rosenbaum Waynegate4,260brI

9 ships sunk (38,604 tons).

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Locations of ships hit from OB-288 (42).

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

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