WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-565

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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
11 Mar 1942Johann Jebsen HMS Naiad (93)5,450brA
23 Apr 1942Wilhelm Franken Kirkland1,361brTA-36B
18 Dec 1942Wilhelm Franken HMS Partridge (G 30)1,540brC
 
24 Feb 1943Wilhelm Franken Nathanael Greene (d.)7,176amMKS-8D
27 Feb 1943Wilhelm Franken Seminole (d.)10,389brTE-16E
20 Apr 1943Wilhelm Franken Michigan5,594amUGS-7F
20 Apr 1943Wilhelm Franken Sidi-Bel-Abbès4,392frUGS-7G
 35,902

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

Legend
We have a picture of this vessel.
(d.) means the ship was damaged.

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

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

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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