Ship losses by month

January 1941

This is the full listing of all ships hit during January 1941. You can click on any of the links for further information on either ship, U-boat, commander or convoy.

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
2 Jan 1941U-65Hans-Gerrit von Stockhausen Nalgora6,579brOB-261
6 Jan 1941U-124Georg-Wilhelm Schulz Empire Thunder5,965brOB-269
9 Jan 1941U-105Georg Schewe Bassano4,843br
16 Jan 1941U-96Heinrich Lehmann-Willenbrock Oropesa14,118br
17 Jan 1941U-106Jürgen Oesten Zealandic10,578br
17 Jan 1941U-96Heinrich Lehmann-Willenbrock Almeda Star14,936br
20 Jan 1941U-94Herbert Kuppisch Florian3,174br
24 Jan 1941U-123Karl-Heinz Moehle Vespasian1,570nwOB-276
26 Jan 1941U-105Georg Schewe Lurigethan3,564brSLS-61
29 Jan 1941U-106Jürgen Oesten Sesostris2,962agSC-19
29 Jan 1941U-93Claus Korth Aikaterini4,929grSC-19
29 Jan 1941U-93Claus Korth King Robert5,886brSC-19
29 Jan 1941U-93Claus Korth W.B. Walker10,468brSC-19
29 Jan 1941U-94Herbert Kuppisch West Wales4,353brSC-19
30 Jan 1941U-94Herbert Kuppisch Rushpool5,125brSC-19

15 ships sunk (99,050 tons).

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