Key WWII events -October 1943

The sinking of three Soviet destroyers south of Feodosiya resulted in Stalin ordering that heavy Soviet Naval units were not to be deployed without his express permission in the future
Soviet forces recapture Dnepropetrovsk
American forces capture Naples
Battle of Vella Lavella
Australian forces recapture Finschhafen

American cruiser Chevalier

American cruiser Chevalier

Axis Oct-43Allied
thailand flag France flag Romania flag german flag japan flag Total Class Total USA flag british flag free France flag soviet flag canada flag australia flag new zealand flag poland flag netherlands flag norway flag greece flag brazil flag yugo flag
0 0 0 3 8 11 Battleships 31 15 12 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
0 0 0 0 4 4 Fleet Carriers 8 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
0 0 0 0 2 2 Light Carriers 5 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
0 0 0 1 11 12 Heavy Cruisers 29 10 7 3 6 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
0 1 0 3 14 17 Light Cruisers 67 23 29 5 1 0 2 2 1 2 0 0 2 0
8 0 7 56 65 128 Destroyers 535 286 136 8 46 24 10 0 5 2 4 7 7 0
4 0 0 336 56 389 Submarines 455 158 93 17 164 0 0 0 2 12 1 3 4 1
0 0 0 0 4 4 Escort Carriers 44 19 24 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
0 3 3 15 38 56 Escorts 538 85 323 22 12 78 2 0 2 2 5 5 2 0
3 0 0 3 0 3 Other 31 15 11 2 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0

 

 

Class italy flag argentina flag chile flag columbia flag peru flag denmark flag sweden flag portugal flag spain flag turkey flag
Battleships 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Fleet Carriers 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Light Carriers 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Heavy Cruisers 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Light Cruisers 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0
Destroyers 16 15 8 2 2 0 22 5 16 6
Submarines 30 3 9 0 4 0 23 4 5 9
Escort Carriers 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Escort Ships 18 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2
Others 0 6 3 0 0 0 7 0 0 0

 

 

Allied and Axis Naval Losses

Contains the lost and damaged (and therefore out of action) warships by country.
These are changes that happen during the month and figures will be reflected in the following month's tables.

Allied Losses

USA flagLost Report
Bristol Destroyer Torpedoed by U-boat 371, off Algiers, in the Mediterranean Sea. Ship was hit on the port side in the forward engine room, the ship broke in half & both ends sank quickly, 52 dead 37.19N 06.19E 12/10/1943
Buck Destroyer Torpedoed by German submarine U-616, S of Sorrento, in the Tyrrhenian Sea, ship sank quickly going down by the bow & sinking in 4 minutes, 150 dead, 97 survivors 39.57N 14.28E 09/10/1943
Chevalier Destroyer Damaged by torpedo from Japanese warship Yugumo, 18 miles NW of Vella Lavella, Solomon Islands, during Battle of Vella Lavella. Hit on the portside forward, her bow was torn off as far as her bridge she was then rammed in the stern by American warship O'Bannon, that could not avoid a collision. O'Bannon's bow hit & flooded her engine room stopping her engines. She was abandoned by her crew, 54 dead, 36 injured 07.30S 156.14E 06/10/1943. Hulk scuttled by a torpedo from American warship La Vallette. Her severed bow was found a mile away & was sunk by depth charges 07/10/1943
Henley Destroyer Torpedoed by Japanese submarine I-108, off Cape Cretin, Finschafen, New Guinea. Ship was hit in the No. 1 fire room, destroying her boilers, damaging her keel & breaking her back. 15 dead, 225 injured 07.40S 148.06E 03/10/1943
Wahoo Submarine Depth charge attack by Japanese aircraft & warships Ch-15, Ch-43 & W-18 in La Perouse Strait, Hokkaido Island, 0 survivors 43.15N 141.56E 11/10/1943
Dorado Submarine Bombed in error by American Mariner aircraft, N of Panama, in the Caribbean Sea, 60 dead, 0 survivors 12.21N 78.50W 12/10/1943
S 44 Submarine Sunk by gunfire from Japanese warship Shimushu. Boat was on the surface & thought she was approaching a small Japanese merchant ship that turned out to be a warship. Boat tried to crash dive, but was hit by a salvo of gunfire. Crew abandoned boat & despite a flag of surrender gunfire continued. 56 dead 2 survivors captured 07/10/1943
Damaged Report
Concord Cruiser Damaged by internal gasoline explosion, whilst in the Pacific Ocean, off the coast of South America. Explosion caused considerable damage & knocked out her steering for a while, 24 dead 07/10/1943
O'Bannon Destroyer Damaged in collision with torpedoed American warship Chevalier, 18 miles NW of Vella Lavella, Solomon Islands, during Battle of Vella Lavella. She could not avoid a collision with the damaged Chevalier, her bow caused the flooded Chevalier's engine room stopping her engines. She helped crew to escape before leaving 07.30S 156.14E 06/10/1943. Arrived for temporary repair at Tulagi 08/10/1943. She then left for repair in USA
Cony Destroyer Damaged by bombs from Japanese aircraft, in the Solomon Islands. Hit by 2 bombs on her main deck, 8 dead, 10 injured 27/10/1943. Towed to Port Purvis for temporary repair before departing to USA
Murphy Destroyer Damaged in collision with tanker SS Bulkoil, 75 miles off the coast of New Jersey, during convoy protection duty. Ship was hit between the bridge & first funnel, cutting the ship in two. The bow sank quickly whilst the rest of the ship remained afloat. She was towed to New York for repair, 38 dead 21/10/1943
british flag Lost Report
Charybdis Cruiser Torpedoed by German MTBs T 23 & T 27, N of the Ile de Batz, Brittany, during Operation Tunnel, an operation to intercept German blockade runners. Hit twice on her port side she sank quickly, 462 dead, 0 survivors 48.59N 03.39W 23/10/1943
Eclipse Destroyer Mined in German field, E of Kalymnos, in the Aegean Sea. Ship broke in two & sank in 5 minutes after 2 internal explosions. 119 dead crew members & 134 dead troops in transit on board 37.01N 27.11E 24/10/1943
Panther Destroyer Bombed by German Ju 87 Stuka dive-bomber aircraft, in the Scarpanto Strait, in the Aegean Sea. Ship hit twice & four near misses, sank her quickly, 33 dead 35.48N 27.30E 09/10/1943
Trooper Submarine Lost cause unknown. Possibly mined on German minefield off Leros Island 15/10/1943. Reported overdue 17/10/1943
Usurper Submarine Lost cause unknown. Possibly mined on German minefield in Gulf of Genoa or depth charged by German sub chaser JU 2208 03/10/1943. Overdue Algiers 12/10/1943
Hurworth Destroyer Escort Mined in new German minefield, E of Kalymnos Island, in the Aegean Sea. Greek warship Adrias was damaged by a mine & Hurworth approached to help when she too struck a mine. Ship broke in half, the forward section sank in 3 minutes whilst the stern sank in 15 minutes, 113 dead, 85 survivors 36.59N 27.06E 22/10/1943
Limbourne Destroyer Escort Damaged by torpedo from German MTB T 22, N of the Ile de Batz, Brittany, during Operation Tunnel, an operation to intercept German blockade runners. Torpedo blowing bows of ship & she was totally disabled. After an attempted tow failed she was sunk by gunfire from British warship Rocket, 42 dead, 100 survivors 23/10/1943
Cromarty Minesweeper Mined in the Straits of Bonifacio, N of Sardinia 23/10/1943
Hythe Minesweeper Torpedoed by German submarine U-371 off Bougie, Algeria 37.04N 05.00E 11/10/1943
Damaged Report
Dido Cruiser Damaged by collision with British warship Aurora in the Mediterranean Sea, S of Cos Channel 04/10/1943
Sirius Cruiser Damaged by bomb from German aircraft off Scarpanto, in the Aegean Sea. 250 Kg bomb hit the quarterdeck causing major fire, damaged her main armament & splinters wrecked her radar aerials, 14 dead, 30 injured 17/10/1943
Penelope Cruiser Damaged by bombs from German aircraft in Mediterranean Sea, on Scarpanto Strait, bomb hit abreast Y turret, 12 dead, 29 injured 07/10/1943
Aurora Cruiser Damaged by collision with British warship Dido, S of Cos Channel, in the Mediterranean Sea. Damage was above the waterline 05/10/1943. Arrived for repair at Alexandria 06/10/1943
Aurora Cruiser Damaged by bombs from German Ju 87 Stuka & Ju 88 aircraft in the Mediterranean Sea, off Turkish coast near the island of Leros. Hit by a 500 Kg bomb abaft the after funnel causing extensive structural damage & fires from ammunition, 47 dead, 30 injured 30/10/1943. Withdrawn for repair 31/10/1943
Carlisle Cruiser Damaged by bombs & near misses from German Ju 87 Stuka dive-bomber aircraft, S of Scarpanto Strait, in the Aegean Sea. 4 direct hit & several near misses caused extensive flooding & structural damage. Her starboard propeller & shaft was blown off & her port propeller shaft was buckled, 20 dead, 17 injured 35.48N 27.36E 09/10/1943. Towed stern first by British warship Rockwood to Alexandria arrived 16/10/1943. Declared constructive total loss 11/1943. Used at Alexandria as accommodation ship
soviet flag Lost Report
Besposhchadny Destroyer Bombed by German Ju 87 Stuka dive-bomber aircraft, S of Feodosiya, Crimea 06/10/1943
Kharkov Destroyer Bombed by German Ju 87 Stuka dive-bomber aircraft, S of Feodosiya, Crimea 06/10/1943
Sposobny Destroyer Bombed by German Ju 87 Stuka dive-bomber aircraft, S of Feodosiya, Crimea 06/10/1943
K 01 Submarine Lost cause unknown Kara Sea 10/1943
M 172 Submarine Lost possibly mined off Verangerfjord 01/10/1943
ShCh 403 Submarine Lost on patrol off Tanafjord, Norway 04-17/10/1943
AG 03 Submarine Sunk by German Auxiliary ship Shiff 19 in Karkinit Bay 46.10N 31.55E 28/10/1943
canada flag Damaged Report
Chedabucto Minesweeper Damaged in collision with cable vessel Lord Kelvin on the St Lawrence River 1 dead 48.14N 69.16W 31/10/1943. Constructive total loss
poland flag Lost Report
Orkan Destroyer Torpedoed by GNAT acoustic homing torpedo from German submarine U-378, SW of Iceland, in the North Atlantic. Ship sank in 5 minutes, 178 dead, 44 survivors 56.08N 27.05W 08/10/1943
greece flag Damaged Report
Adrias Destroyer Escort Damaged by German mine, E of Kalymnos Island, in the Aegean Sea. British warship Hurworth attempted to help, but she too hit a mine. Mine had blown the bow off Adrias up to the forward gun mounting. Despite the damage her engines were still working & she was able to get underway, 20 dead 22/10/1943. Beached in Turkish water at Gurvergenik Bay whilst crew started emergency repairs 23/10/1943. Departed for Alexandria 01/12/1943. After temporary repair arrived Alexandria 06/12/1943. Declared Constructive Total Loss
italy flag Lost Report
Euro Destroyer Bombed by German Ju 87 Stuka dive bomber aircraft in Partheni Bay, Leros Island, Greece 01/10/1943
Legnano Minelayer Bombed by German aircraft Port Laki, Leros Island, Greece ship caught fire & magazine exploded 03/10/1943

 

Axis Losses

japan flag Lost Report
Mochizuki Destroyer Bombed by American PBY Catalina aircraft, 90 miles SSW of Rabaul, New Britain Island. Ship hit by bomb in her engine room, 10 dead 05.42S 151.40E 24/10/1943
Yugumo Destroyer Sunk by torpedoes & gunfire of American warships Chevalier, O'Bannon & Selfridge, 15 miles NW of Vella Lavella, Solomon Islands, during the Battle of Vella Lavella. 110 dead, 78 survivors captured 25 survivors 07.33S 156.14E 06/10/1943
Damaged Report
Aoba Cruiser Damaged by torpedo from American submarine Bream flooding No. 2 engine room 23/10/1944. Constructive total loss Kure 12/12/1944
Kiso Cruiser Damaged by bombs from Australian Bristol Beaufort aircraft 53 miles off Cape St George, New Ireland. One 250 Ib bomb destroyed her starboard engine room & limiting her speed to 15 knots 21/10/1943. Arrived for emergency repairs at Rabaul 22/10/1943
Tama Cruiser Damaged by bomb near miss from Australian Bristol Beaufort aircraft, 53 miles off Cape St George, New Britain Island. A 250 lb bomb near miss damaged her hull plates 21/10/1943
Satsuki Destroyer Damaged hitting uncharted reef whilst en route between Garove Island & Iboki, in the Bismarck Sea. Ship's speed limited to 16 knots 24/10/1943. Arrived at Kure for repair 12/11/1943
Minazuki Destroyer Damaged by bombs from American aircraft, at Rabaul, New Britain Island. Ship's No. 1 & No. 2 guns temporarily disabled 12/10/1943
I-183 Submarine Accidentally flooded when crew member failed to close main induction valve, during practice crash dive W of Ozu Island, in Hiroshima Bay. Boat's bow is sticking out of the water whilst her stern hits the bottom. Crew members escape from the forward part of the boat through the torpedo tubes. Her engine room & electric motor room were flooded, with 16 crew men trapped in the stern 06/10/1943. Divers & floating crane arrive from Kure and boat was refloated. The 16 men in the stern were found to be dead 07/10/1943
Ro-106 Submarine Damaged by depth charges from American aircraft, E of Lae, Papua New Guinea. Damage forced her to abort her mission 19/10/1943. Arrived Rabaul, New Britain for temporary repair 23/10/1943
german flag Lost Report
U-220 Submarine Depth charged from Wildcat & Avenger aircraft from American warship Block Island, in the North Atlantic, 1000 miles NNW of the Azores 56 dead, 0 survivors 48.53N 33.30W 28/10/1943
U-279 Submarine Depth charged & strafed by American Ventura aircraft in the North Atlantic Ocean SW of Iceland, 48 dead, 0 survivors 60.40N 26.30W 04/10/1943
U-282 Submarine Depth charged & hedgehog bombs by British warships Vidette, Duncan & Sunflower, SW of Cape Farewell, 48 dead 0 survivors 55.28N 31.57W 29/10/1943
U-306 Submarine Depth charged by British warships Whitehall & Geranium in the North Atlantic NE of the Azores, 51 dead 0 survivors 49.19N 20.44W 31/10/1943
U-336 Submarine Sunk by rocket firing British Hudson aircraft in the North Atlantic, SW of Iceland, 50 dead, 0 survivors 62.43N 27.17W 05/10/1943
U-378 Submarine Depth charged & strafed by Avenger & Wildcat aircraft (VC 13) from American warship Core, in the North Atlantic, N of the Azores, boat last seen rolling over & the stern rising up before slipping beneath the waves, 48 dead 0 survivors 47.40N 28.27W 20/10/1943
U-389 Submarine Depth charged & strafed by British B-24 Liberator aircraft in the North Atlantic, SW of Iceland, 50 dead, 0 survivors 62.43N 27.17W 04/10/1943. Liberator dropped 3 dinghies to men seen in water, but no one survived
U-402 Submarine Torpedoed by Fido acoustic homing torpedo by Avenger & Wildcat aircraft from American warship Card, in the North Atlantic, N of the Azores, boat dived as aircraft appeared, but it could not escape torpedo, 50 dead, 0 survivors 48.56N 29.41W 13/10/1943
U-419 Submarine Depth charged by British Liberator aircraft in the North Atlantic, SSW of Iceland, 48 dead, 1 survivor captured, 56.31N 27.05W 08/10/1943
U-420 Submarine Missing no explanation in the North Atlantic, ENE of St John's, Canada, last reported position 50.49N 41.01W 49 dead, 0 survivors 20/10/1943
U-422 Submarine Depth charged by Avenger & Wildcat aircraft from American warship Card, in the North Atlantic, N of Azores, 49 dead, 0 survivors 43.18N 28.58W 04/10/1943
U-431 Submarine Depth charged by British Leigh Light Wellington aircraft in the Mediterranean Sea, SE of Cartagena, boat illuminated on the surface & attacked, 52 dead, 0 survivors 37.23N 00.35E 21/10/1943
U-460 Submarine Damaged by strafing from Avenger & Wildcat aircraft from American warship Card, in the North Atlantic, N of the Azores, boat crash dived & never resurfaced, probably lost from diving accident, 62 dead, 0 survivors 43.18N 28.58W 04/10/1943
U-470 Submarine Depth charged by 2 British Liberator aircraft in the North Atlantic, SW of Iceland, 46 dead, 2 survivors captured 58.20N 29.20W 16/10/1943
U-533 Submarine Depth charged by British Bisley Blenheim aircraft Gulf of Oman, 52 dead, 1 survivor captured, 25.28N 56.50E 16/10/1943
U-540 Submarine Depth charged & strafed by 2 British Liberator aircraft in the North Atlantic, E of Cape Farewell, 55 dead, 0 survivors 58.38N 31.56W 17/10/1943
U-566 Submarine Damaged by depth charges from British Leigh Light Wellington aircraft in the North Atlantic, W of Oporto, boat was illuminated & attacked after which the boat could no longer dive & was scuttled by her crew, 0 dead, 49 survivors 41.12N 09.31W 24/10/1943
U-584 Submarine Torpedoed by a Fido homing torpedo from 3 Avenger aircraft from American warship Card, in the North Atlantic, NNE of the Azores, 53 dead, 0 survivors 49.14N 31.55W 31/10/1943
U-610 Submarine Depth charged by Canadian Sunderland aircraft in the North Atlantic, WSW of Rockall, 51 dead, 0 survivors 55.45N 24.33W 08/10/1943
U-631 Submarine Depth charged by British warship Sunflower, in the North Atlantic, ESE of Cape Farewell, 54 dead, 0 survivors 58.13N 32.29W 17/10/1943
U-643 Submarine Depth charged & strafed by 2 British Liberator aircraft in the North Atlantic, boat was down by the bow & listing to starboard, crew came on deck & attempted to escape, but many were killed when forward part of boat exploded & sank, 30 dead, 18 survivors captured 56.14N 26.55W 08/10/1943
U-732 Submarine Damaged by depth charges from British anti-submarine trawler Imperialist, boat crash dived to escape. When she surfaced she was attacked by gunfire from British warship Douglas, in the Straits of Gibraltar, off Tangier. Boat was attempting to pass into the Mediterranean Sea, 31 dead, 18 survivors captured 31/10/1943
U-841 Submarine Damaged by depth charges from British warship Byard, in North Atlantic, SE of Cape Farewell, boat was forced to the surface & attacked by gunfire, boat was scuttled crew, 27 dead 27 survivors captured 59.57N 31.06W 17/10/1943
U-844 Submarine Depth charged by 2 British Liberator aircraft in the North Atlantic, SW of Iceland, as boat submerged British warship Duncan depth charged the spot, 53 dead, 0 survivors 58.30N 27.16W 16/10/1943
U-964 Submarine Depth charged by British Liberator aircraft in the North Atlantic, SW of Iceland, 47 dead, 3 survivors 57.27N 28.17W 16/10/1943
Heimdal Sloop Sabotaged by Danish Resistance in Copenhagen harbour 31/10/1943
Michel AMC Torpedoed by American submarine Tarpon, off Chichi Jima, Bonin Island 17/10/1943
UJ 2109 Minesweeper Sunk by gunfire from British warships Jarvis & Penn off Kalymnos 17/10/1943
Damaged Report
U-235 Submarine Bombed by American aircraft at the Germainawerft dockyard, Kiel, 29/10/1943
U-264 Submarine Damaged by 500 lb bomb & strafing from Avenger aircraft from American warship Card 04/10/1943
U-271 Submarine Damaged by depth charges & strafing from Avenger aircraft from American warship Core, NNW of the Azores, 1 dead, 21/10/1943

 

Neutral Losses

No neutral losses this month

 

Commissioned - Details ships newly commissioned during the month.

Allied Commissioned

USA flag Class Builder Launched Armament Armour Speed Tons Crew
Bunker Hill Fleet Carrier Bethlehem Steel, Quincy, MA Dec 1942 12 x 5"; 32 x 40 mm; 46 x 20 mm; 91 aircraft 4"-2.5" 32.7 27208 2682
Canberra Heavy Cruiser Bethlehem Steel, Quincy, MA Apr 1943 9 x 8"; 12 x 5"; 48 x 40 mm; 4 aircraft 6"-4" 33 13600 2039
Halsey Powell Destroyer Bethlehem Steel, Staten Island, NY Jun 1943 5 x 5"; 4 x 1.1"; 6 x 20mm; 10 x 21" TT   38 2325 273
Johnston Destroyer Seattle-Tacoma Shipbuilding Co. Seattle, WA Mar 1943 5 x 5"; 4 x 1.1"; 6 x 20mm; 10 x 21" TT   38 2325 273
Marshall Destroyer Federal  Shipbuilding, Kearny, NJ Aug 1943 5 x 5"; 4 x 1.1"; 6 x 20mm; 10 x 21" TT   38 2325 273
Paul Hamilton Destroyer Charleston Navy Yard, Charleston, SC Apr 1943 5 x 5"; 4 x 1.1"; 6 x 20mm; 10 x 21" TT   38 2325 273
Porterfield Destroyer Bethlehem Steel, San Pedro, CA Jun 1943 5 x 5"; 4 x 1.1"; 6 x 20mm; 10 x 21" TT   38 2325 273
Stephen Potter Destroyer Bethlehem Steel, San Francisco, CA Apr 1943 5 x 5"; 4 x 1.1"; 6 x 20mm; 10 x 21" TT   38 2325 273
Wadleigh Destroyer Union Iron Works, Bath, ME Aug 1943 5 x 5"; 4 x 1.1"; 6 x 20mm; 10 x 21" TT   38 2325 273
Angler Submarine Electric Boat Co, Groton, CT Jul 1943 1 x 3"; 2 x 0.5"; 2 x 0.3"; 10 x 21" TT 20.25 1825 80
Bashaw Submarine Electric Boat Co, Groton, CT Jul 1943 1 x 3"; 2 x 0.5"; 2 x 0.3"; 10 x 21" TT 20.25 1825 80
Flier Submarine Electric Boat Co, Groton, CT Jul 1943 1 x 3"; 2 x 0.5"; 2 x 0.3"; 10 x 21" TT 20.25 1825 80
Picuda Submarine Portsmouth Navy Yard, Portsmouth, NH Jul 1943 1 x 5"; 1 x 40 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 10 x 21" TT   20.25 1525 80
Rock Submarine Manitowoc Shipbuilding, Manatowoc, WI Jun 1943 1 x 3"; 2 x 0.5"; 2 x 0.3"; 10 x 21" TT 20.25 1825 80
Sand Lance Submarine Portsmouth Navy Yard, Portsmouth, NH Jun 1943 1 x 5"; 1 x 40 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 10 x 21" TT   20.25 1525 80
Tang Submarine Mare Island Navy Yard, Vallejo, CA Aug 1943 1 x 5"; 1 x 40 mm; 2 x 0.5"; 10 x 21" TT   20.25 1525 80
Manila Bay Escort Carrier Henry J. Kaiser Co, Inc, Vancouver, WA Jul 1943 1 x 5"; 8 x 40 mm; 12 x 20 mm AA; 27 aircraft   19 8188 860
Natoma Bay Escort Carrier Henry J. Kaiser Co, Inc, Vancouver, WA Jul 1943 1 x 5"; 8 x 40 mm; 12 x 20 mm AA; 27 aircraft   19 8188 860
St. Lo Escort Carrier Henry J. Kaiser Co, Inc, Vancouver, WA Aug 1943 1 x 5"; 8 x 40 mm; 12 x 20 mm AA; 27 aircraft   19 8188 860
Tripoli Escort Carrier Henry J. Kaiser Co, Inc, Vancouver, WA Sep 1943 1 x 5"; 8 x 40 mm; 12 x 20 mm AA; 27 aircraft   19 8188 860
Bangust Destroyer Escort Western Pipe & Steel Co, San Pedro, CA Jun 1943 3 x 3"; 2 x 40 mm; 10 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 3 x 21" TT   21 1253 186
Barber Destroyer Escort Norfolk Navy Yard, Norfolk, VA May 1943 3 x 3"; 4 x 1.1"; 8 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 2 x 21" TT   23 1432 186
Brackett Destroyer Escort Puget Sound Navy Yard, Bremerton, WA Aug 1943 3 x 3"; 4 x 1.1"; 9 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog 19.5 1192 156
Carroll Destroyer Escort Federal  Shipbuilding, Kearny, NJ Jun 1943 3 x 3"; 2 x 40 mm; 10 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 3 x 21" TT   21 1253 186
Christopher Destroyer Escort Dravo Corporation, Wilmington, DE Jun 1943 3 x 3"; 2 x 40 mm; 10 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 3 x 21" TT   21 1253 186
Coolbaugh Destroyer Escort Philadelphia Navy Yard, Philadelphia, PA May 1943 3 x 3"; 4 x 1.1"; 8 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 2 x 21" TT   23 1432 186
Eisele Destroyer Escort Mare Island Navy Yard, Vallejo, CA Jun 1943 3 x 3"; 4 x 1.1"; 9 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog 19.5 1192 156
Fair Destroyer Escort Mare Island Navy Yard, Vallejo, CA Jul 1943 3 x 3"; 4 x 1.1"; 9 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog 19.5 1192 156
Foreman Destroyer Escort Bethlehem Steel, San Francisco, CA Aug 1943 3 x 3"; 4 x 1.1"; 8 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 2 x 21" TT   23 1432 186
George Destroyer Escort Defoe Shipbuilding, Bay City, MI Aug 1943 3 x 3"; 4 x 1.1"; 8 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 2 x 21" TT   23 1432 186
Gillette Destroyer Escort Bethlehem Steel, Quincy, MA Sep 1943 3 x 3"; 4 x 1.1"; 8 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 2 x 21" TT   23 1432 186
Harveston Destroyer Escort Consolidated Steel, Orange, TX May 1943 3 x 3"; 2 x 40 mm; 10 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 3 x 21" TT   21 1253 186
Herzog Destroyer Escort Federal  Shipbuilding, Kearny, NJ Sep 1943 3 x 3"; 2 x 40 mm; 10 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 3 x 21" TT   21 1253 186
Kirkpatrick Destroyer Escort Consolidated Steel, Orange, TX Jun 1943 3 x 3"; 2 x 40 mm; 10 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 3 x 21" TT   21 1253 186
Leopold Destroyer Escort Consolidated Steel, Orange, TX Jun 1943 3 x 3"; 2 x 40 mm; 10 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 3 x 21" TT   21 1253 186
Loeser Destroyer Escort Bethlehem Steel, Quincy, MA Sep 1943 3 x 3"; 4 x 1.1"; 8 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 2 x 21" TT   23 1432 186
Manning Destroyer Escort Charleston Navy Yard, Charleston, SC Jun 1943 3 x 3"; 4 x 1.1"; 8 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 2 x 21" TT   23 1432 186
McAnn Destroyer Escort Federal  Shipbuilding, Kearny, NJ Sep 1943 3 x 3"; 2 x 40 mm; 10 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 3 x 21" TT   21 1253 186
Menges Destroyer Escort Consolidated Steel, Orange, TX Jun 1943 3 x 3"; 2 x 40 mm; 10 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 3 x 21" TT   21 1253 186
Mills Destroyer Escort Brown Engineering & Shipbuilding, Houston, TX May 1943 3 x 3"; 2 x 40 mm; 10 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 3 x 21" TT   21 1253 186
Mosley Destroyer Escort Consolidated Steel, Orange, TX Jun 1943 3 x 3"; 2 x 40 mm; 10 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 3 x 21" TT   21 1253 186
Neuendorf Destroyer Escort Charleston Navy Yard, Charleston, SC Jun 1943 3 x 3"; 4 x 1.1"; 8 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 2 x 21" TT   23 1432 186
Newall Destroyer Escort Consolidated Steel, Orange, TX Jun 1943 3 x 3"; 2 x 40 mm; 10 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 3 x 21" TT   21 1253 186
Ramsden Destroyer Escort Brown Engineering & Shipbuilding, Houston, TX May 1943 3 x 3"; 2 x 40 mm; 10 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 3 x 21" TT   21 1253 186
Rhodes Destroyer Escort Brown Engineering & Shipbuilding, Houston, TX Jun 1943 3 x 3"; 2 x 40 mm; 10 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 3 x 21" TT   21 1253 186
Rich Destroyer Escort Defoe Shipbuilding, Bay City, MI Jun 1943 3 x 3"; 4 x 1.1"; 8 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 2 x 21" TT   23 1432 186
Richey Destroyer Escort Brown Engineering & Shipbuilding, Houston, TX Jun 1943 3 x 3"; 2 x 40 mm; 10 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 3 x 21" TT   21 1253 186
Ricketts Destroyer Escort Brown Engineering & Shipbuilding, Houston, TX May 1943 3 x 3"; 2 x 40 mm; 10 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 3 x 21" TT   21 1253 186
Sanders Destroyer Escort Puget Sound Navy Yard, Bremerton, WA Jun 1943 3 x 3"; 4 x 1.1"; 9 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog 19.5 1192 156
Savage Destroyer Escort Brown Engineering & Shipbuilding, Houston, TX Jul 1943 3 x 3"; 2 x 40 mm; 10 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 3 x 21" TT   21 1253 186
Sellstrom Destroyer Escort Brown Engineering & Shipbuilding, Houston, TX May 1943 3 x 3"; 2 x 40 mm; 10 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 3 x 21" TT   21 1253 186
Spangler Destroyer Escort Defoe Shipbuilding, Bay City, MI Jul 1943 3 x 3"; 4 x 1.1"; 8 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 2 x 21" TT   23 1432 186
Straub Destroyer Escort Federal  Shipbuilding, Kearny, NJ Sep 1943 3 x 3"; 2 x 40 mm; 10 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 3 x 21" TT   21 1253 186
Tisdale Destroyer Escort Mare Island Navy Yard, Vallejo, CA Jun 1943 3 x 3"; 4 x 1.1"; 9 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog 19.5 1192 156
Trumpeter Destroyer Escort Federal  Shipbuilding, Kearny, NJ Sep 1943 3 x 3"; 2 x 40 mm; 10 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 3 x 21" TT   21 1253 186
Glendale Frigate Consolidated Steel, Wilmington, CA May 1943 3 x 3"; 4 x 40 mm ; 9 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; DC   20 1509 190
San Pedro Frigate Consolidated Steel, Wilmington, CA Jun 1943 3 x 3"; 4 x 40 mm ; 9 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; DC   20 1509 190
Roper Transport William Cramp & Sons, Philadelphia, PA Aug 1918 4 x 4"; 2 x 3"; 12 x 21" TT 35 1090 139
british flag Class Builder Launched Armament Armour Speed Tons Crew
Bellona Light Cruiser Fairfield Shipbuilding Co, Govan Sep 1942 8 x 5.25"; 12 x 1.6" pp; 12 x 20 mm Oerlikon; 6 x 21" TT 3"-1" 32 7410 530
Ariadne Light Cruiser Minelayer Alex Stephen & Sons, Ltd, Govan Feb 1943 6 x 4"; 4 x 1.6" pp; 156 Mines 39.75 3880 246
Kempenfelt Destroyer John Brown & Co, Ltd, Clydebank May 1943 4 x 4.7"; 2 x 40 mm Bofors; 8 x 21" TT   36.75 2545 225
Tenacious Destroyer Cammell Laird, Birkenhead Mar 1943 4 x 4.7"; 2 x 40 mm Bofors; 8 x 21" TT   36.75 2545 225
Termagant Destroyer William Denny & Bros, Ltd, Dumbarton Mar 1943 4 x 4.7"; 2 x 40 mm Bofors; 8 x 21" TT   36.75 2545 225
Spirit Submarine Cammell Laird, Birkenhead Jul 1943 1 x 3"; 7 x 21" TT 14.75 842 48
Spiteful Submarine Scotts' Shipbuilding, Greenock Jun 1943 1 x 3"; 7 x 21" TT 14.75 842 48
Stratagem Submarine Cammell Laird, Birkenhead Jun 1943 1 x 3"; 7 x 21" TT 14.75 842 48
Telemachus Submarine Vickers & Armstrong Ltd, Barrow Jun 1943 1 x 4"; 11 x 21" TT 15.25 1327 61
Tradewind Submarine Chatham Royal Dockyard, Chatham Dec 1942 1 x 4"; 11 x 21" TT 15.25 1327 61
Unswerving Submarine Vickers & Armstrong Ltd, Newcastle Jul 1943 1 x 3"; 4 x 21" TT 11.25 630 33
Patroller Escort Carrier Seattle-Tacoma Shipbuilding, Seattle, WA May 1943 2 x 5"; 16 x 40mm; 35 x 20 mm; 24 Aircraft   18 15390 646
Verity Destroyer Escort John Brown & Co, Ltd, Clydebank Mar 1919 2 x 4.7"; 1 x Hedgehog; 2 x 20 mm; 1 x 3" 24.5 1207 170
Anguilla Frigate Walsch-Kaiser, Providence, RI Jul 1943 3 x 3" 50 calibre; 4 x 40 mm (2 x 2); 9 x 20 mm; 1 x Hedgehog; DC   20 2238 190
Balfour Frigate Bethlehem Steel Co, Hingham, MA Jul 1943 3 x 3"; 4 x 1.1"; 8 x 20 mm; 1 x Hedgehog; 2 x 21" TT   23 1823 186
Bentley Frigate Bethlehem Steel Co, Hingham, MA Jul 1943 3 x 3"; 4 x 1.1"; 8 x 20 mm; 1 x Hedgehog; 2 x 21" TT   23 1823 186
Bickerton Frigate Bethlehem Steel Co, Hingham, MA Jul 1943 3 x 3"; 4 x 1.1"; 8 x 20 mm; 1 x Hedgehog; 2 x 21" TT   23 1823 186
Bullen Frigate Bethlehem Steel Co, Hingham, MA Aug 1943 3 x 3"; 4 x 1.1"; 8 x 20 mm; 1 x Hedgehog; 2 x 21" TT   23 1823 186
Byron Frigate Bethlehem Steel Co, Hingham, MA Aug 1943 3 x 3"; 4 x 1.1"; 8 x 20 mm; 1 x Hedgehog; 2 x 21" TT   23 1823 186
Conn Frigate Bethlehem Steel Co, Hingham, MA Aug 1943 3 x 3"; 4 x 1.1"; 8 x 20 mm; 1 x Hedgehog; 2 x 21" TT   23 1823 186
Fitzroy Frigate Bethlehem Steel Co, Hingham, MA Sep 1943 3 x 3"; 4 x 1.1"; 8 x 20 mm; 1 x Hedgehog; 2 x 21" TT   23 1823 186
Goodall Frigate Boston Navy Yard, Boston, MA Jul 1943 3 x 3"; 4 x 1.1"; 9 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 10 DC   19.5 1416 156
Gore Frigate Boston Navy Yard, Boston, MA Jul 1943 3 x 3"; 4 x 1.1"; 9 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 10 DC   19.5 1416 156
Helmsdale Frigate A & J Inglis Ltd, Glasgow Jun 1943 2 x 4"; 1 x Hedgehog; 150 Mines   20 2180 140
Keats Frigate Boston Navy Yard, Boston, MA Jul 1943 3 x 3"; 4 x 1.1"; 9 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 10 DC   19.5 1416 156
Kempthorne Frigate Boston Navy Yard, Boston, MA Jul 1943 3 x 3"; 4 x 1.1"; 9 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 10 DC   19.5 1416 156
Kingsmill Frigate Boston Navy Yard, Boston, MA Aug 1943 3 x 3"; 4 x 1.1"; 9 x 20 mm; 1 Hedgehog; 10 DC   19.5 1416 156
Kilham Patrol ship Pullman Standard Car Co, Chicago, IL Aug 1943 1 x 3"; 6 x 1.6"; 4 x 0.75"; 1 hedgehog;   14.3 910 96
Kilkenzie Patrol ship Pullman Standard Car Co, Chicago, IL Aug 1943 1 x 3"; 6 x 1.6"; 4 x 0.75"; 1 hedgehog;   14.3 910 96
Kilkhampton Patrol ship Pullman Standard Car Co, Chicago, IL Sep 1943 1 x 3"; 6 x 1.6"; 4 x 0.75"; 1 hedgehog;   14.3 910 96
Acavus Merchant Carrier Smith's Dock Co, Ltd, South Bank-on-Tees Nov 1934 1 x 4"; 2 x 40 mm Bofors; 6 x 20 mm; 4 Aircraft 11.5 9249 118
Ancylus Merchant Carrier Smith's Dock Co, Ltd, South Bank-on-Tees Oct 1943 1 x 4"; 2 x 40 mm Bofors; 6 x 20 mm; 4 Aircraft 11.5 9249 118
Empire MacCabe Merchant Carrier Harland & Wolff Ltd, Belfast Jun 1943 1 x 4"; 8 x 20 mm; 4 Aircraft 11 9249 122
Empire MacColl Merchant Carrier Harland & Wolff Ltd, Belfast Jun 1943 1 x 4"; 8 x 20 mm; 4 Aircraft 11 9249 122
Empire Mackay Merchant Carrier Harland & Wolff Ltd, Belfast May 1943 1 x 4"; 8 x 20 mm; 4 Aircraft 11 9249 122
Arcturus Minesweeper Redfern Construction Co, Toronto, ON Aug 1942 1 x 4"; 90 DC 16.5 1265 138
Chamois Minesweeper Associated Shipbuilders, Seattle, WA Oct 1942 2 x 3"; 2 x 40 mm Bofors; 8 x 20 mm; 1 x Hedgehog; 4 DC projectors; 2 DC racks; 40 DC   18 1250 105
Gozo Minesweeper Redfern Construction Co, Toronto, ON Jan 1943 1 x 4"; 90 DC 16.5 1265 138
Lightfoot Minesweeper Redfern Construction Co, Toronto, ON Nov 1942 1 x 4"; 90 DC 16.5 1265 138
Magic Minesweeper Savannah Machinery & Foundry, Savannah, GA May 1943 2 x 3"; 2 x 40 mm Bofors; 8 x 20 mm; 1 x Hedgehog; 4 DC projectors; 2 DC racks; 40 DC   18 1250 105
Pelorus Minesweeper Lobnitz & Co, Ltd, Renfrew Jun 1943 1 x 4"; 4 x 40 mm Bofors; 40 DC 16.5 1265 138
Pickle Minesweeper Harland & Wolff Ltd, Belfast Aug 1943 1 x 4"; 4 x 40 mm Bofors; 40 DC 16.5 1265 138
Tattoo Minesweeper Gulf Shipbuiding Co, Chickasaw, AL Jan 1943 2 x 3"; 2 x 40 mm Bofors; 8 x 20 mm; 1 x Hedgehog; 4 DC projectors; 2 DC racks; 40 DC   18 1250 105
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Richelieu Battleship Brest Naval Dockyard Jan 1939 8 x 15; 9 x 6"; 12 x 75 mm; 8 x 37 mm; 16 x 13.2 mm; 3 Aircraft 13.5"-9" 30 35000 1670
Trombe Destroyer Chantiers de la Gironde, Bordeaux Dec 1925 4 x 5.1"; 2 x 37 mm; 2 x 13.2 mm; 6 x 21.7" TT 30 1319 138
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M 51 Submarine Ural Machine Works May 1933 1 x 45 mm; 2 x 21" TT 13 160 16
M 52 Submarine Ural Machine Works Dec 1933 1 x 45 mm; 2 x 21" TT 13 160 16
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Atholl Corvette Morton Shipbuilding Ltd, Quebec City, QC Apr 1943 1 x 4"; 1 x 40 mm pp; 4 x 20 mm; 40 DC; 2 Hedgehogs   16.5 1015 109
Frontenac Corvette Kingston Shipbuilding Company, Kingston, ON Jun 1943 1 x 4"; 1 x 40 mm pp; 4 x 20 mm; 40 DC; 2 Hedgehogs   16.5 1015 109
North Bay Corvette Collingwood Shipbuilding, Collingwood, ON Apr 1943 1 x 4"; 1 x 40 mm pp; 4 x 20 mm; 40 DC; 2 Hedgehogs   16.5 1015 109
Cape Breton Frigate Morton Shipbuilding Ltd, Quebec City, QC Nov 1942 2 x 4"; 1 x Hedgehog; 150 Mines   20 1460 140
Matane Frigate Canadian Vickers Co, Montreal, QC May 1943 2 x 4"; 1 x Hedgehog; 150 Mines   20 1460 140
Swansea Frigate Canadian Vickers Co, Montreal, QC Dec 1942 2 x 4"; 1 x Hedgehog; 150 Mines   20 1460 140
Portage Minesweeper Port Arthur Shipbuilding Co, Port Arthur, ON Nov 1942 1 x 4"; 4 x 40 mm; 40 DC 16.5 980 138
St Boniface Minesweeper Port Arthur Shipbuilding Co, Port Arthur, ON Nov 1942 1 x 4"; 4 x 40 mm; 40 DC 16.5 980 138
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Cowra Minesweeper Poole & Steel Ltd, Sydney, NSW May 1943 1 x 4"; 1 x 40mm; 40 DC 16 650 90
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Zeehond Submarine Chatham Royal Dockyard, Chatham Jan 1932 1 x 3"; 6 x 21" TT 13.75 640 38
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Apostolis Corvette Harland & Wolff, Ltd, Belfast Aug 1940 1 x 4"; 40 DC 16.5 900 109
Sakhtouris Corvette Harland & Wolff, Ltd, Belfast Jun 1940 1 x 4"; 40 DC 16.5 900 109

 

Axis Commissioned

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Chiyoda Light Carrier Kure Naval Dockyard Nov 1937 8 x 5"; 30 x 1"; 30 Aircraft 28.9 11190 800
Hamanami Destroyer Maizuru Naval Dockyard Apr 1943 6 x 5"; 4 x 25 mm; 8 x 24" TT; 36 DC   35 2077 228
I-183 Submarine Kure Naval Dockyard Jan 1943 1 x 4.7"; 2 x 25 mm; 6 x 21" TT 23.1 1630 88
I-184 Submarine Kure Naval Dockyard Dec 1942 1 x 4.7"; 2 x 25 mm; 6 x 21" TT 23.1 1630 88
Ro-113 Submarine Kawasaki Dockyard Co, Ltd, Kobe Dec 1942 2 x 25 mm; 4 x 21" TT 14.2 525 38
Mikura Escort Asano Shipbuilding Co, Tsurumi, Yokohama Jul 1943 3 x 4.7"; 6 x 25 mm; 120 DC 19.5 940 150
Kanju Escort Uraga Dock Co, Ltd, Tokyo Aug 1943 3 x 4.7"; 4 x 25 mm; 36 DC 19.7 870 147
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T 30 Destroyer Schichau Yard, Elbing Mar 1943 4 x 4.1"; 4 x 37 mm; 12 x 20 mm; 6 x 21" TT   32.5 1294 206
TA 14 Destroyer Odero, Sestri Ponente Apr 1927 8 x 4.7"; 2 x 40 mm; 6 x 21" TT; 52 Mines 33 1070 179
TA 15 Destroyer C & TT Pattison, Naples. Apr 1925 8 x 4.7"; 2 x 40 mm; 4 x 21" TT; 60 Mines 29 955 153
TA 16 Destroyer Fratelli Orlando & C, Leghorn. Jun 1922 4 x 4"; 2 x 3"; 6 x 17.7" TT; 16 Mines 32 1107 110
TA 17 Destroyer Odero, Sestri Ponente Sep 1920 4 x 4"; 2 x 3"; 4 x 17.7" TT; 38 Mines 32 875 118
TA 20 Destroyer Yarrow & Co, Ltd, Scotsoun, Glasgow. Oct 1915 7 x 4"; 2 x 40 mm; 2 x 6.5 mm; 4 x 17.7" TT 30 923 118
TA 23 Destroyer Escort Cantieri del Tirreno, Riva Trigoso Jun 1942 3 x 4"; 2 x 20 mm; 4 DC throwers; 4 x 17.7" TT 26 910 177
TA 24 Destroyer Escort Gio. Ansaldo & C, Sestri Ponente, Genoa. Mar 1943 2 x 4"; 10 x 20 mm; 2 DC throwers; 6 x 17.7" TT 31.5 745 150
U-1161 Submarine Danziger Werft, Danzig May 1943 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-1163 Submarine Danziger Werft, Danzig Jun 1943 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.6 747 44
U-1164 Submarine Danziger Werft, Danzig Jul 1943 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.6 747 44
U-1193 Submarine F. Schichau, Danzig Aug 1943 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-1194 Submarine F. Schichau, Danzig Aug 1943 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-1223 Submarine Deutsche Werft AG, Hamburg Jun 1943 1 x 105 mm; 1 x 37 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 6 x 21" TT   18.2 1126 49
U-1224 Submarine Deutsche Werft AG, Hamburg Jul 1943 1 x 105 mm; 1 x 37 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 6 x 21" TT   18.2 1126 49
U-243 Submarine Krupp Germaniawerft, Kiel Sep 1943 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-244 Submarine Krupp Germaniawerft, Kiel Sep 1943 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-247 Submarine Krupp Germaniawerft, Kiel Sep 1943 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-294 Submarine Bremer Vulkan, Bremen-Vegesack Aug 1943 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.6 747 44
U-295 Submarine Bremer Vulkan, Bremen-Vegesack Sep 1943 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.6 747 44
U-317 Submarine Flender-Werke, Lubeck Sep 1943 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.6 747 44
U-350 Submarine Nordseewerke, Emden Aug 1943 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-369 Submarine Flensburger Schiffsbau, Flensburg Aug 1943 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-396 Submarine Howaldtswerke, Kiel Aug 1943 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-428 Submarine Danziger Werft, Danzig Mar 1943 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-429 Submarine Danziger Werft, Danzig Mar 1943 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-430 Submarine Danziger Werft, Danzig Apr 1943 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-479 Submarine Deutsche Werke AG, Kiel Aug 1943 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-480 Submarine Deutsche Werke AG, Kiel Aug 1943 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-678 Submarine Howaldtswerke, Hamburg Sep 1943 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-746 Submarine F. Schichau, Danzig Apr 1943 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-747 Submarine F. Schichau, Danzig May 1943 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-748 Submarine F. Schichau, Danzig May 1943 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-749 Submarine F. Schichau, Danzig Jun 1943 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-750 Submarine F. Schichau, Danzig Jun 1943 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-768 Submarine Kriegemarine Werft, Wilhelmshaven Aug 1943 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-821 Submarine Oderwerke, Stettin Jun 1943 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-862 Submarine Deschimag AG 'Weser', Bremen Jun 1943 1 x 105 mm; 1 x 37 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 6 x 21" TT   19.2 1590 57
U-865 Submarine Deschimag AG 'Weser', Bremen Jul 1943 1 x 105 mm; 1 x 37 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 6 x 21" TT   18.2 1126 49
U-923 Submarine Neptun Werft AG, Rostock Aug 1943 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-998 Submarine Blohm & Voss, Hamburg Aug 1943 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.6 747 44
U-999 Submarine Blohm & Voss, Hamburg Sep 1943 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.6 747 44
UIT-21 Submarine Odero-Terni-Orlando, Muggiano Jun 1935 2 x 120 mm; 4 x 13.2 mm; 8 x 21" TT 16.8 1525 77
UIT-22 Submarine Franco Tosi, Taranto Oct 1939 1 x 100 mm; 4 x 13.2 mm; 8 x 21" TT   17.5 1166 58
UIT-23 Submarine Franco Tosi, Taranto Dec 1939 1 x 100 mm; 4 x 13.2 mm; 8 x 21" TT   17.5 1166 58
UIT-24 Submarine Odero-Terni-Orlando, La Spezia May 1939 1 x 100 mm; 4 x 13.2 mm; 8 x 21" TT   17.4 1060 58
UIT-25 Submarine Odero-Terni-Orlando, La Spezia Jan 1940 1 x 100 mm; 4 x 13.2 mm; 8 x 21" TT   17.8 1175 57

 

Neutral Commissioned

No neutral ships commissioned this month