|Ordered||20 Jan 1941|
|Laid down||7 Nov 1941||Danziger Werft AG, Danzig (werk 120)|
|Launched||22 Aug 1942|
|Commissioned||18 Nov 1942||Oblt. Dietrich Giersberg|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Sunk 8 Oct 1943 in the North Atlantic, in position 56.31N, 27.05W, by depth charges from a British Liberator aircraft (Sqdn. 86/R). 48 dead and 1 survivor.
U-419 operated with the following Wolfpacks during its career:
Rossbach (24 Sep 1943 - 8 Oct 1943)
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-419 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.
We have 1 emblem entry for this boat. See the emblem page for this boat or view emblems individually below.