Convoy battles

Ships hit from convoy KN-109

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat.Map
15 Jun 1942U-701Horst Degen HMS Kingston Ceylonite (FY 214) [Mine]448brA
15 Jun 1942U-701Horst Degen USS Bainbridge (DD 246) (d.) [Mine]1,190amB
15 Jun 1942U-701Horst Degen Robert C. Tuttle (d.) [Mine]11,615amC
15 Jun 1942U-701Horst Degen Esso Augusta (d.) [Mine]11,237amD

1 ship sunk (448 tons) and 3 ships damaged (24,042 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.
[Mine] indicates the vessel was hit by a mine laid by said U-boat.

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

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