WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-31

See the profile page for U-31


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. ConvoyMap
16 Sep 1939Johannes Habekost Aviemore4,060brA
24 Sep 1939Johannes Habekost Hazelside4,646brB
1 Dec 1939Johannes Habekost Arcturus1,277nwC
3 Dec 1939Johannes Habekost Ove Toft2,135daD
4 Dec 1939Johannes Habekost Gimle1,271nwE
4 Dec 1939Johannes Habekost HMS Nelson (28) (d.) [Mine]33,950brF
4 Dec 1939Johannes Habekost Primula1,024nwG
6 Dec 1939Johannes Habekost Agu1,575esH
6 Dec 1939Johannes Habekost Vinga1,974swI
23 Dec 1939Johannes Habekost HMS Glen Albyn [Mine]82brJ
23 Dec 1939Johannes Habekost HMS Promotive [Mine]78brK
 
22 Sep 1940Wilfried Prellberg Union Jack81faL
27 Sep 1940Wilfried Prellberg Vestvard4,319nwOB-218M
29 Oct 1940Wilfried Prellberg Matina5,389brN
 61,861

13 ships sunk (27,911 tons) and 1 ship damaged (33,950 tons).

Legend
We have a picture of this vessel.
(d.) means the ship was damaged.
[Mine] indicates the vessel was hit by a mine laid by said U-boat.

Below is a map showing the locations of the attack(s) in question:

ship sunk or total loss (13). ship damaged (1).

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.

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