Convoy battles

Ships hit from convoy SL-118

Date U-boat Commander Name of ship Tons Nat.
17 Aug 1942U-566Gerhard Remus Triton6,607nw
18 Aug 1942U-214Günther Reeder Balingkar6,318nl
18 Aug 1942U-214Günther Reeder Hatarana7,522br
18 Aug 1942U-214Günther Reeder HMS Cheshire (F 18) (d.)10,552br
19 Aug 1942U-406Horst Dieterichs City of Manila7,452br

4 ships sunk (27,899 tons) and 1 ship damaged (10,552 tons).

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(d.) means the ship was damaged.

Locations of ships hit from SL-118.

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

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