WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-587

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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
24 Feb 1942Ulrich Borcherdt Anadara8,009brONS-67A
6 Mar 1942Ulrich Borcherdt Hans Egede900goB
8 Mar 1942Ulrich Borcherdt HMS Northern Princess (4.06)655brC
9 Mar 1942Ulrich Borcherdt Lily5,719grON-68D
23 Mar 1942Ulrich Borcherdt Diala8,106brON-52E

5 ships sunk (23,389 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.

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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