List of all U-boats

U-1167

Type

VIIC/41

 
Ordered2 Apr 1942
Laid down2 Mar 1943 Danziger Werft AG, Danzig (werk 139)
Launched28 Aug 1943
Commissioned29 Dec 1943Kptlt. Hans Roeder-Pesch
Commanders
29 Dec 1943 - 1 Jul 1944  Kptlt. Hans Roeder-Pesch
2 Jul 1944 - 30 Mar 1945  Oblt. Karl-Hermann Bortfeldt
Career
No patrols
29 Dec 1943-31 Jul 1944  8. Flottille (training)
1 Aug 1944-28 Feb 1945  22. Flottille (school boat)
1 Mar 1945-30 Mar 1945  31. Flottille (training)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged
Fate

Sunk 30 March 1945 near the Deutsche Werk yard, Hamburg-Finkenwärder, after being damaged by British bombs. 1 dead, unknown number of survivors.

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-1167 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.

U-boat Emblems

We have 1 emblem entry for this boat. See the emblem page for this boat or view emblems individually below.


Clover and Horseshoe

Media links


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

Wynn, Kenneth


German U-Boat Losses During World War II

Niestle, Axel