|Ordered||25 Aug 1941|
|Laid down||14 Sep 1942||Danziger Werft AG, Danzig (werk 130)|
|Launched||30 Mar 1943|
|Commissioned||14 Jul 1943||Italian Commander|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Given to Italy in exchange for transport submarines and renamed S 4. On 10 September 1943 taken over by the Kriegsmarine at Gotenhafen after the Italian surrender and commissioned as U-429 on 27 October 1943.
Sunk on 30 March 1945 at Bauhafen Quay in Wilhelmshaven, in position 53.31N, 08.08E, by bombs during US air raid (8th AF).
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-429 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.
Devil catching Fish