Ships hit by U-653
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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.||Convoy||Map|
|28 Feb 1942||Gerhard Feiler||Leif||1,582||nw||A|
|17 May 1942||Gerhard Feiler||Peisander||6,225||br||B|
|7 Jun 1942||Gerhard Feiler||USS Gannet (AVP 8)||840||am||C|
|24 Feb 1943||Gerhard Feiler||Madoera (d.)||9,382||nl||ON-166||D|
|12 Mar 1943||Gerhard Feiler||Thomas Hooker||7,176||am||ON-168||E|
4 ships sunk (15,823 tons) and 1 ship damaged (9,382 tons).
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.