Convoy battles

Ships hit from convoy RB-1

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat.
25 Sep 1942U-216Karl-Otto Schultz Boston4,989br
25 Sep 1942U-96Hans-Jürgen Hellriegel New York (d.)4,989br
26 Sep 1942U-91Heinz Walkerling New York4,989br
26 Sep 1942U-404Otto von Bülow HMS Veteran (D 72)1,120br
26 Sep 1942U-619Kurt Makowski Yorktown1,547br

4 ships sunk (12,645 tons) and 1 ship damaged (4,989 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.

Locations of ships hit from RB-1.

sunk ship. damaged ship.

Approximate convoy routes are shown in a red line. You may have to zoom out to see all data.
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This was the only convoy on route RB hit by U-boats in the war.

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