WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-47

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Date Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
5 Sep 1939Günther Prien Bosnia2,407br
6 Sep 1939Günther Prien Rio Claro4,086br
7 Sep 1939Günther Prien Gartavon1,777br
14 Oct 1939Günther Prien HMS Royal Oak (08)29,150br
5 Dec 1939Günther Prien Navasota8,795brOB-46
6 Dec 1939Günther Prien Britta6,214nw
7 Dec 1939Günther Prien Tajandoen8,159nl
 
25 Mar 1940Günther Prien Britta1,146da
14 Jun 1940Günther Prien Balmoralwood5,834brHX-47
21 Jun 1940Günther Prien San Fernando13,056brHX-49
24 Jun 1940Günther Prien Cathrine1,885pa
27 Jun 1940Günther Prien Lenda4,005nw
27 Jun 1940Günther Prien Leticia2,580nl
29 Jun 1940Günther Prien Empire Toucan4,127br
30 Jun 1940Günther Prien Georgios Kyriakides4,201gr
2 Jul 1940Günther Prien Arandora Star15,501br
2 Sep 1940Günther Prien Ville de Mons7,463be
4 Sep 1940Günther Prien Titan9,035brOA-207
7 Sep 1940Günther Prien Neptunian5,155brSC-2
7 Sep 1940Günther Prien José de Larrinaga5,303brSC-2
7 Sep 1940Günther Prien Gro4,211nwSC-2
9 Sep 1940Günther Prien Possidon3,840grSC-2
21 Sep 1940Günther Prien Elmbank (d.)5,156brHX-72
19 Oct 1940Günther Prien Uganda4,966brHX-79
19 Oct 1940Günther Prien Shirak (d.)6,023brHX-79
19 Oct 1940Günther Prien Wandby4,947brHX-79
20 Oct 1940Günther Prien La Estancia5,185brHX-79
20 Oct 1940Günther Prien Whitford Point5,026brHX-79
20 Oct 1940Günther Prien Athelmonarch (d.)8,995brHX-79
8 Nov 1940Günther Prien Gonçalo Velho (d.)1,595pt
2 Dec 1940Günther Prien Ville d’Arlon7,555beHX-90
2 Dec 1940Günther Prien Conch (d.)8,376brHX-90
2 Dec 1940Günther Prien Dunsley (d.)3,862brHX-90
 
26 Feb 1941Günther Prien Kasongo5,254beOB-290
26 Feb 1941Günther Prien Diala (d.)8,106brOB-290
26 Feb 1941Günther Prien Borgland3,636nwOB-290
26 Feb 1941Günther Prien Rydboholm3,197swOB-290
28 Feb 1941Günther Prien Holmelea4,223brHX-109
7 Mar 1941Günther Prien Terje Viken (d.)20,638brOB-293
 254,670

31 ships sunk (191,919 tons) and 8 ships damaged (62,751 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.

Below is a map showing the locations of the attack(s) in question:

ship sunk or total loss (30). ship damaged (8).


In some cases the exact positions of losses are not known, those are not shown.

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