|Ordered||15 Aug 1940|
|Laid down||14 Jun 1941||Danziger Werft AG, Danzig (werk 115)|
|Launched||25 Mar 1942|
|Commissioned||1 Jul 1942||Oblt. Walther Huth|
|Successes||1 ship sunk, total tonnage 5,979 GRT|
1 ship damaged, total tonnage 7,134 GRT
Attacks on this boat and other events
4 Feb 1943
The boat was attacked in the North Atlantic by a Curtiss aircraft and damaged so badly that she had to return to base.
1 recorded attack on this boat.
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-414 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.