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U BOATS IN ACTION SOUTH ATLANTIC - U 201 U 516

13)U-515



Commissioned 21/Feb/42 U-515 a IX-C type had 21 ships sunk for a total of 131,769 GRT


2 auxiliary warships sunk for a total of 19,277 GRT


1 ship damaged for a total of 6,034 GRT


1 warship damaged for a total of 1,920 tons


1 ship a total loss for a total of 4,668 GRT


1 warship a total loss for a total of 1,350 tons


Fate: Sunk at 1510 hrs on 9 April, 1944 in the mid-Atlantic north of Madeira, Portugal, in position 34º35”N 19º18”W, by rockets from 4 Avenger and Wildcat aircraft (VC-58) of the US escort carrier USS Guadalcanal and depth charges from the US destroyer escorts USS Pope, USS Pillsbury, USS Chatelain and USS Flaherty.


16 Dead


44 Survivors.


By www.uboat.net


In the south Atlantic U-515 had 16 ships sunk for a total of 144,338 DWT.


MAE- REEDPOOL- BANDAR SHAHPOUR - CORABELLA - KOTA TJANDI - NAGINA - CITY OF SINGAPORE- MOKAMBO - CLAN MACPHERSON - CORNEVILLE- KINGSWOOD - PHEMIUS - BAMAKO - DUMANA - ANTINOUS - LINDVANGEN 


MAE


REEDPOOL


BANDAR SHAHPOUR


CORABELLA


KOTA TJANDI


NAGINA 


CITY OF SINGAPORE


MOKAMBO


CLAN MACPHERSON


CORNEVILLE


KINGSWOOD


PHEMIUS


BAMAKO


DUMANA


ANTINOUS


LINDVANGEN


 

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