Ships hit by U-51
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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|
|22 Jan 1940||Dietrich Knorr||Gothia||1,640||sw||A|
|29 Jan 1940||Dietrich Knorr||Eika||1,503||nw||B|
|25 Jun 1940||Dietrich Knorr||Windsorwood||5,395||br||OA-172||C|
|25 Jun 1940||Dietrich Knorr||Saranac||12,049||br||OA-172||D|
|29 Jun 1940||Dietrich Knorr||HMS Willamette Valley (X 39)||4,724||br||E|
|15 Aug 1940||Dietrich Knorr||Sylvafield||5,709||br||HX-62||F|
6 ships sunk (31,020 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.