WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-596

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Date Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
16 Aug 1942Gunter Jahn Suecia4,966swSC-95
20 Sep 1942Gunter Jahn Empire Hartebeeste5,676brSC-100
7 Feb 1943Gunter Jahn HMS LCI(L)-162246br
9 Mar 1943Gunter Jahn Fort Norman (d.)7,133brKMS-10
9 Mar 1943Gunter Jahn Empire Standard (d.)7,047brKMS-10
30 Mar 1943Gunter Jahn Hallanger9,551nwET-16
30 Mar 1943Gunter Jahn Fort a la Corne7,133brET-16
20 Aug 1943Victor-Wilhelm Nonn El Sayeda68ag
21 Aug 1943Victor-Wilhelm Nonn Panikos21ag
21 Aug 1943Victor-Wilhelm Nonn Namaz50ag
21 Aug 1943Victor-Wilhelm Nonn Lily132pl
30 Aug 1943Victor-Wilhelm Nonn Nagwa183ag
7 Sep 1943Victor-Wilhelm Nonn Hamidieh80ag
4 Oct 1943Victor-Wilhelm Nonn Marit5,542nwXT-4
9 Dec 1943Victor-Wilhelm Nonn Cap Padaran8,009brHA-11

13 ships sunk (41,657 tons) and 2 ships damaged (14,180 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.

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ship sunk or total loss (13). ship damaged (2).

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