Ships hit by U-boats

Ship classes

SSV class merchant ships

The SSV class ship HMS Cape Howe (X 02). She was hit by U-28 on 21 Jun 1940.

Below are the merchant vessels of the SSV class:
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Loss dateName of shipTonsNat.U-boatCommander
21 Jun 1940 HMS Cape Howe (X 02)4,443 U-28G√ľnter Kuhnke
29 Jun 1940 HMS Willamette Valley (X 39)4,724 U-51Dietrich Knorr
30 Dec 1942 HMS Fidelity (D 57)2,456 U-435Siegfried Strelow


3 instances of SSV class ships hit by U-boats.

If you miss a certain ship from this listing please let us know, we probably just mislabeled her class.

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