|Ordered||25 Aug 1941|
|Laid down||20 Aug 1942||Flensburger Schiffsbau-Ges, Flensburg (werk 491)|
|Launched||16 Nov 1943|
|Commissioned||7 Jan 1944||Oblt. Wolfgang Schäfer|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Surrendered on 5 May 1945 at Heligoland, Germany.
At Wilhelmshaven, Germany on 23 June, 1945. Transferred to Loch Ryan, Scotland for Operation Deadlight.
Operation Deadlight (post-war Allied operation, info)
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-368 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.