WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-31

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Date Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
16 Sep 1939Johannes Habekost Aviemore4,060br
24 Sep 1939Johannes Habekost Hazelside4,646br
1 Dec 1939Johannes Habekost Arcturus1,277nw
3 Dec 1939Johannes Habekost Ove Toft2,135da
4 Dec 1939Johannes Habekost Gimle1,271nw
4 Dec 1939Johannes Habekost HMS Nelson (28) (d.) [Mine]33,950br
4 Dec 1939Johannes Habekost Primula1,024nw
6 Dec 1939Johannes Habekost Agu1,575es
6 Dec 1939Johannes Habekost Vinga1,974sw
23 Dec 1939Johannes Habekost HMS Glen Albyn [Mine]82br
23 Dec 1939Johannes Habekost HMS Promotive [Mine]78br
22 Sep 1940Wilfried Prellberg Union Jack81fa
27 Sep 1940Wilfried Prellberg Vestvard4,319nwOB-218
29 Oct 1940Wilfried Prellberg Matina5,389br

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

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.
[Mine] indicates the vessel was hit by a mine laid by said U-boat.

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

In some cases the exact positions of losses are not known, those are not shown.

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