The U-boat war in Maps

The North Sea

U-boats lost in the North Sea

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1939. 1940. 1942. 1944. 1945.

Click on any marker to see the boat's number. Left double-click to zoom-in. Right double-click to zoom-out.

This map shows 34 U-boats lost in the North Sea during WWII. Two U-boats went missing in the North Sea during the war; U-54 (KrvKpt. Günter Kutschmann) in 1940 and U-702 (KrvKpt. Wolf-Rüdiger von Rabenau) in 1942. Both are shown on the map.

In most sources U-102 is listed as missing in the North Sea but she was lost southwest of Ireland on 1 July, 1940.

Selected media links


Air war over the nore

Jonathan Sutherland (2010)


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Hitler's U-boat War

Blair, Clay (1996)


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Really Not Required

Warwick, Colin (1997)


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