Convoy battles

Ships hit from convoy Torch

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat.
9 Nov 1942U-331Hans-Diedrich Freiherr von Tiesenhausen USS Leedstown (AP 73)9,135am
10 Nov 1942U-431Wilhelm Dommes HMS Martin (G 44)1,920br
11 Nov 1942U-407Ernst-Ulrich Brüller Viceroy of India19,627br
11 Nov 1942U-380Josef Röther Nieuw Zeeland11,069nl
12 Nov 1942U-515Werner Henke HMS Hecla (F 20)10,850br
12 Nov 1942U-515Werner Henke HMS Marne (G 35) (d.)1,920br
13 Nov 1942U-81Friedrich Guggenberger Maron6,487br
14 Nov 1942U-73Horst Deckert Lalande (d.)7,453br

6 ships sunk (59,088 tons) and 2 ships damaged (9,373 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.

Locations of ships hit from Torch.

sunk ship. damaged ship.

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This was the only convoy on route Torch hit by U-boats in the war.

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