|Ordered||5 Jun 1941|
|Laid down||13 Aug 1942||Danziger Werft AG, Danzig (werk 129)|
|Launched||11 Mar 1943|
|Commissioned||26 Jun 1943||Capitano di Corvetta Athos Fraternale|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Renamed S 1 after being transferred to Italy in exchange for transport vessels. Reverted to Germany as U-428 after the Italian surrender.
Scuttled on 3 May 1945 in the Nord-Ostsee canal at Audorf, in position 54.19N, 09.40E.
Wreck broken up in 1946.
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-428 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.