WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-223

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Date Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
3 Feb 1943Karl-Jürg Wächter Dorchester5,649amSG-19
23 Feb 1943Karl-Jürg Wächter Winkler6,907paON-166
2 Oct 1943Karl-Jürg Wächter Stanmore (t.)4,970brKMS-27
11 Dec 1943Karl-Jürg Wächter HMS Cuckmere (K 299) (t.)1,300brKMS-34
30 Mar 1944Peter Gerlach HMS Laforey (G 99)1,935br

5 ships sunk (20,761 tons).

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(t.) means the ship was a total loss (included in ships & tonnage lost).

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ship sunk or total loss (3). ship damaged (2).

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