|Ordered||15 Aug 1940|
|Laid down||4 Jun 1941||H C Stülcken Sohn, Hamburg (werk 774)|
|Launched||12 May 1942|
|Commissioned||2 Sep 1942||Oblt. Dietrich von Carlowitz|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Sunk 24 April, 1943 south of Iceland, in position 61.25N, 19.48W, by depth charges from a British B-17 Fortress aircraft (Sqdn. 206/D). 49 dead (all hands lost).
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-710 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 each one below.
The Olympic Rings - Crew 36