WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-565

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Date Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
11 Mar 1942Johann Jebsen HMS Naiad (93)5,450br
23 Apr 1942Wilhelm Franken Kirkland1,361brTA-36
18 Dec 1942Wilhelm Franken HMS Partridge (G 30)1,540br
24 Feb 1943Wilhelm Franken Nathanael Greene (d.)7,176amMKS-8
27 Feb 1943Wilhelm Franken Seminole (d.)10,389brTE-16
20 Apr 1943Wilhelm Franken Michigan5,594amUGS-7
20 Apr 1943Wilhelm Franken Sidi-Bel-Abbès4,392frUGS-7

5 ships sunk (18,337 tons) and 2 ships damaged (17,565 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.

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ship sunk or total loss (5). ship damaged (2).

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