WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-870

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Date Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
20 Dec 1944Ernst Hechler USS Fogg (DE 57) (d.)1,400am
20 Dec 1944Ernst Hechler USS LST-3591,625am
3 Jan 1945Ernst Hechler Henry Miller (t.)7,207amGUS-63
9 Jan 1945Ernst Hechler FFL L´Enjoue (W 44)335frGC-107
10 Jan 1945Ernst Hechler Blackheath (t.)4,637brKMS-76

4 ships sunk (13,804 tons) and 1 ship damaged (1,400 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.
(t.) means the ship was a total loss (included in ships & tonnage lost).

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ship sunk or total loss (2). ship damaged (3).

In some cases the exact positions of losses are not known, those are not shown.

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