List of all U-boats




Ordered14 Oct 1941
Laid down11 Dec 1942 Danziger Werft AG, Danzig (werk 136)
Launched3 Jul 1943
Commissioned27 Oct 1943Kptlt. Fokko Schlömer
27 Oct 1943 - 28 Jun 1944  Kptlt. Fokko Schlömer
29 Jun 1944 - 24 Jul 1944  Kptlt. Hans Wengel
No patrols
27 Oct 1943-1 Jul 1944  8. Flottille (training)
1 Jul 1944-24 Jul 1944  8. Flottille (active service)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged

Stricken at Kiel on 24 July 1944 after being damaged by British bombs. Broken up.

Loss position

Men lost from U-boats

Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-1164 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.

U-boat Emblems

We have 2 emblem entries for this boat. See the emblem page for this boat or view emblems individually below.

Coat of Arms of Ostfriesland


Media links

U-Boat Operations of the Second World War - Vol 2

Wynn, Kenneth

German U-Boat Losses During World War II

Niestle, Axel