WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-51

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Date Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
22 Jan 1940Dietrich Knorr Gothia1,640sw
29 Jan 1940Dietrich Knorr Eika1,503nw
25 Jun 1940Dietrich Knorr Windsorwood5,395brOA-172
25 Jun 1940Dietrich Knorr Saranac12,049brOA-172
29 Jun 1940Dietrich Knorr HMS Willamette Valley (X 39)4,724br
15 Aug 1940Dietrich Knorr Sylvafield5,709brHX-62

6 ships sunk (31,020 tons).

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ship sunk or total loss (6).

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