Ships hit by U-223
See the profile page for U-223
Please note that in the table below you can find a 'Map' column. This helps to find that particular attack on the map below.
|Date||Commander||Name of ship||Tons||Nat.||Convoy||Map|
|3 Feb 1943||Karl-Jürg Wächter||Dorchester||5,649||am||SG-19||A|
|23 Feb 1943||Karl-Jürg Wächter||Winkler||6,907||pa||ON-166||B|
|2 Oct 1943||Karl-Jürg Wächter||Stanmore (t.)||4,970||br||KMS-27||C|
|11 Dec 1943||Karl-Jürg Wächter||HMS Cuckmere (K 299) (t.)||1,300||br||KMS-34||D|
|30 Mar 1944||Peter Gerlach||HMS Laforey (G 99)||1,935||br||E|
5 ships sunk (20,761 tons).
Below is a map showing the locations of the attack(s) in question:
In some cases the exact positions of losses are not known, those are not shown.
In other cases the posititions are too close and the markers overlap, not much we can do about that.