List of shipwrecks in March 1942

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The list of shipwrecks in March 1942 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during March 1942.


March 1942
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
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2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31 Unknown date

1 March[edit]

USS Edsall
HMS Exeter

2 March[edit]

3 March[edit]

4 March[edit]

5 March[edit]

6 March[edit]

7 March[edit]

8 March[edit]

9 March[edit]

10 March[edit]

11 March[edit]

12 March[edit]

13 March[edit]

14 March[edit]

15 March[edit]

16 March[edit]

17 March[edit]

18 March[edit]

19 March[edit]

One more ship may have been lost on this day, see below.

20 March[edit]

21 March[edit]

22 March[edit]

23 March[edit]

For the loss of the British tanker Diala on this day, see the entry for 15 January 1942.

24 March[edit]

25 March[edit]

26 March[edit]

Dixie Arrow

27 March[edit]

28 March[edit]

HMS Campbelltown before she exploded.

29 March[edit]

30 March[edit]

31 March[edit]

Unknown date[edit]

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  195. ^ "Induna". Uboat. Retrieved 19 March 2012. 
  196. ^ "Muncaster Castle". Uboat. 16 February 2011. 
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Ship events in 1942
Ship launches: 1937 1938 1939 1940 1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947
Ship commissionings: 1937 1938 1939 1940 1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947
Ship decommissionings: 1937 1938 1939 1940 1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947
Shipwrecks: 1937 1938 1939 1940 1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947