WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-596

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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
16 Aug 1942Gunter Jahn Suecia4,966swSC-95A
20 Sep 1942Gunter Jahn Empire Hartebeeste5,676brSC-100B
 
7 Feb 1943Gunter Jahn HMS LCI(L)-162246brC
9 Mar 1943Gunter Jahn Fort Norman (d.)7,133brKMS-10D
9 Mar 1943Gunter Jahn Empire Standard (d.)7,047brKMS-10E
30 Mar 1943Gunter Jahn Hallanger9,551nwET-16F
30 Mar 1943Gunter Jahn Fort a la Corne7,133brET-16G
20 Aug 1943Victor-Wilhelm Nonn El Sayeda68agH
21 Aug 1943Victor-Wilhelm Nonn Panikos21agI
21 Aug 1943Victor-Wilhelm Nonn Namaz50agJ
21 Aug 1943Victor-Wilhelm Nonn Lily132plK
30 Aug 1943Victor-Wilhelm Nonn Nagwa183agL
7 Sep 1943Victor-Wilhelm Nonn Hamidieh80agM
4 Oct 1943Victor-Wilhelm Nonn Marit5,542nwXT-4N
9 Dec 1943Victor-Wilhelm Nonn Cap Padaran8,009brHA-11O
 55,837

13 ships sunk (41,657 tons) and 2 ships damaged (14,180 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 (13). 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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