List of shipwrecks in 1944

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The list of shipwrecks in 1944 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1944.

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List of shipwrecks: Unknown date 1944
Ship Country Description
AF 57  Kriegsmarine World War II: The Type A Artilleriefährprahm was sunk sometime in 1944.[1]
F 241  Kriegsmarine World War II: The Type A Marinefahrprahm was sunk sometime in the Winter of 1944/1945.[2]
F 459  Kriegsmarine World War II: The Type C Marinefahrprahm was sunk sometime in 1944.[3]
F 615  Kriegsmarine World War II: The Type C2 Marinefahrprahm was sunk sometime in 1944.[4]
F 626  Kriegsmarine World War II: The Type C2 Marinefahrprahm was sunk sometime in 1944.[5]
F 855  Kriegsmarine World War II: The Type D Marinefahrprahm was sunk sometime in 1944.[6]
F 923  Kriegsmarine World War II: The Type DM minelayer Marinefahrprahm was sunk sometime in 1944 or 1945.[7]
F 949  Kriegsmarine World War II: The Type DM minelayer Marinefahrprahm was sunk sometime in 1944 or 1945.[8]
F 964  Kriegsmarine World War II: The Type D Marinefahrprahm was sunk sometime in 1944 or 1945.[9]
F 1165  Kriegsmarine World War II: The Type D Marinefahrprahm was sunk sometime in 1944 or 1945.[10]
Gyoraitei No. 114  Imperial Japanese Navy World War II: The Q/No. 114 class motor torpedo boat was lost in 1944 or 1945.[11]
Gyoraitei No. 116, and Gyoraitei No. 117  Imperial Japanese Navy World War II: The TM 4/ No. 102 class motor torpedo boats were lost in 1944.[12]
Gyoraitei No. 233  Imperial Japanese Navy World War II:The Gyoraitei No. 31-class motor torpedo boat was lost in 1944 or 1945.[13]
Gyoraitei No. 428  Imperial Japanese Navy World War II:The Gyoraitei No. 36-class motor torpedo boat was lost in 1944.[14]
H-1  Imperial Japanese Navy World War II:The H-1-class motor gun boat was lost in 1944.[15]
H-3, H-5, H-7, and H-8  Imperial Japanese Navy World War II:The H-2-class motor gun boats were lost in 1944 or 1945.[16]
Hai Kan No. 10  Imperial Japanese Navy The training hulk, formerly the cruiser Tsushima, was sunk as a torpedo target in the Pacific Ocean off Miura, Kanagawa, Japan.
Herold  Norway World War II: The cargo ship was bombed and sunk at Bergen, Norway in December 1944 or January 1945.[17]
KFK 90  Kriegsmarine World War II: The training ship, a KFK-2-class naval drifter, was sunk sometime in 1944.[18]
KFK 307  Kriegsmarine World War II: The KFK-2-class naval drifter was sunk sometime in 1944.[19]
HMS LCP(L) 540, HMS LCP(L) 760  Royal Navy World War II: The landing craft personnel (large)s were lost sometime in 1944.[20]
HMS LCP(R) 640, HMS LCP(R) 652, HMS LCP(R) 669, HMS LCP(R) 735,
HMS LCP(R) 978, HMS LCP(R) 982, HMS LCP(R) 987, HMS LCP(R) 989,
HMS LCP(R) 991, HMS LCP(R) 993, HMS LCP(R) 1023
 Royal Navy The landing craft personnel (ramped) were lost sometime in 1944.[21]
M 4255  Kriegsmarine World War II: The minesweeper, a KFK-2-class naval drifter, was sunk sometime in 1944.[22]
S 14  Kriegsmarine World War II: The S 14-class E-boat sunk in the English Channel.[23]
SS-4  Imperial Japanese Navy World War II: The SS-class landing ship was lost in August, 1944 in The Philippines.[24]
SS-8  Imperial Japanese Navy World War II: The SS-class landing ship was lost in 1944 or 1945.[25]
SS-10  Imperial Japanese Navy World War II: The SS-class landing ship was lost in 1944 or 1945.[26]
Shoei Maru  Japan World War II: The cargo ship was torpedoed and sunk in the South China Sea west of Luzon, Philippines by USS Paddle and USS Hammerhead (both  United States Navy) sometime between 25 November and 18 January 1945.[27]
Shunten Maru  Japan World War II: The cargo liner was torpedoed and sunk in the South China Sea or Sulu Sea by USS Gunnel ( United States Navy) sometime between 21 October and 28 December.[28]
Strasbourg II  Kriegsmarine World War II: The barracks ship was scuttled at Lorient, France.
U-743  Kriegsmarine World War II: The Type VIIC submarine sank in the Atlantic Ocean north of Ireland (55°38′N 7°26′W / 55.633°N 7.433°W / 55.633; -7.433) in September or October 1944 whilst on patrol with the loss of all 50 crew. Cause unknown.[29]
UJ-2306  Kriegsmarine World War II: The sub chaser, a KFK-2-class naval drifter, was sunk sometime in 1944.[30]
V 5509  Kriegsmarine The Vorpostenboot, a former S 14-class motor torpedo boat, was sunk in La Manch sometime in 1944.[31]

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See also[edit]

Ship events in 1944
Ship launches: 1939 1940 1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949
Ship commissionings: 1939 1940 1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949
Ship decommissionings: 1939 1940 1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949
Shipwrecks: 1939 1940 1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949