WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-26

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Please note that in the table below you can find a 'Map' column. This helps to find that particular attack on the map below.

Date Commander Name of ship Tons Nat. ConvoyMap
15 Sep 1939Klaus Ewerth Alex van Opstal [Mine]5,965beA
7 Oct 1939Klaus Ewerth Binnendijk [Mine]6,873nlB
13 Nov 1939Klaus Ewerth Loire4,285frC
22 Nov 1939Klaus Ewerth Elena R. [Mine]4,576grD
 
12 Feb 1940Heinz Scheringer Nidarholm3,482nwE
14 Feb 1940Heinz Scheringer Langleeford4,622brHX-18F
15 Feb 1940Heinz Scheringer Steinstad2,477nwG
21 Apr 1940Heinz Scheringer Cedarbank5,159brAP-1H
29 Jun 1940Heinz Scheringer Frangoula B. Goulandris6,701grI
30 Jun 1940Heinz Scheringer Belmoira3,214nwJ
30 Jun 1940Heinz Scheringer Merkur1,291esK
1 Jul 1940Heinz Scheringer Zarian (d.)4,871brOA-175L
 53,516

11 ships sunk (48,645 tons) and 1 ship damaged (4,871 tons).

Legend
We have a picture of this vessel.
(d.) means the ship was damaged.
[Mine] indicates the vessel was hit by a mine laid by said U-boat.

Below is a map showing the locations of the attack(s) in question:

ship sunk or total loss (11). ship damaged (1).

In some cases the exact positions of losses are not known, those are not shown.
In other cases the posititions are too close and the markers overlap, not much we can do about that.

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