WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-557

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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. ConvoyMap
29 May 1941Ottokar Arnold Paulssen Empire Storm7,290brHX-128A
27 Aug 1941Ottokar Arnold Paulssen Segundo4,414nwOS-4B
27 Aug 1941Ottokar Arnold Paulssen Saugor6,303brOS-4C
27 Aug 1941Ottokar Arnold Paulssen Tremoda4,736brOS-4D
27 Aug 1941Ottokar Arnold Paulssen Embassage4,954brOS-4E
2 Dec 1941Ottokar Arnold Paulssen Fjord4,032nwF
15 Dec 1941Ottokar Arnold Paulssen HMS Galatea (71)5,220brG
 36,949

7 ships sunk (36,949 tons).

Legend
We have a picture of this vessel.

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

ship sunk or total loss (7).

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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