Ships hit by U-173
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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.||Convoy||Map|
|11 Nov 1942||Hans-Adolf Schweichel||USS Joseph Hewes (AP 50)||9,359||am||UGF-1||A|
|11 Nov 1942||Hans-Adolf Schweichel||USS Winooski (AO 38) (d.)||10,172||am||UGF-1||B|
|11 Nov 1942||Hans-Adolf Schweichel||USS Hambleton (DD 455) (d.)||1,630||am||UGF-1||C|
|15 Nov 1942||Hans-Adolf Schweichel||USS Electra (AK 21) (d.)||8,113||am||UGF-1||D|
1 ship sunk (9,359 tons) and 3 ships damaged (19,915 tons).
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.