WWII U-boat Successes

Ships hit by U-870

See the profile page for U-870


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
20 Dec 1944Ernst Hechler USS Fogg (DE 57) (d.)1,400amA
20 Dec 1944Ernst Hechler USS LST-3591,625amB
 
3 Jan 1945Ernst Hechler Henry Miller (t.)7,207amGUS-63C
9 Jan 1945Ernst Hechler FFL L´Enjoue (W 44)335frGC-107D
10 Jan 1945Ernst Hechler Blackheath (t.)4,637brKMS-76E
 15,204

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

Legend
We have a picture of this vessel.
(d.) means the ship was damaged.
(t.) means the ship was a total loss (included in ships & tonnage lost).

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

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

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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