|Ordered||14 Oct 1941|
|Laid down||12 Nov 1942||Bremer Vulkan-Vegesacker Werft, Bremen-Vegesack (werk 57)|
|Launched||20 Jul 1943|
|Commissioned||25 Aug 1943||Ltnt. Werner Schmidt|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Sunk on 27 May 1944 in the Norwegian Sea west of Trondheim, in position 62.37N, 00.57E, by depth charges from a British Liberator aircraft (59 Sqn RAF/S). 51 dead (all hands lost).
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-292 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.
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