Convoy battles

Ships hit from convoy HX-232

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat.Map
11 Apr 1943U-615Ralph Kapitzky Edward B. Dudley7,177amA
12 Apr 1943U-563Götz von Hartmann Pacific Grove7,117brB
12 Apr 1943U-563Götz von Hartmann Fresno City (d.)7,261brC
12 Apr 1943U-563Götz von Hartmann Ulysses2,666nlD
12 Apr 1943U-706Alexander von Zitzewitz Fresno City7,261brE

4 ships sunk (24,221 tons) and 1 ship damaged (7,261 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.

77 convoys on route HX were hit by U-boats in the war. Read more about them.

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