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Ordered15 Aug 1940
Laid down5 Apr 1941 Kriegsmarinewerft (KMW), Wilhelmshaven (werk 150)
Launched10 Jul 1943
Commissioned11 Sep 1943Oblt. Walter Dankleff
11 Sep 1943 - 18 Jun 1944  Oblt. Walter Dankleff
1 patrol
11 Sep 1943-30 Apr 1944  8. Flottille (training)
1 May 1944-18 Jun 1944  1. Flottille (active service)
Successes1 warship sunk, total tonnage 1,370 tons

Sunk on 18 June 1944 in the English Channel south-west of Guernsey, in position 49.03N, 03.13W, by depth charges from the British destroyers HMS Fame, HMS Inconstant and HMS Havelock. 49 dead and 1 survivor.

Loss position

See the 1 ships hit by U-767 - View the 1 war patrol

Schnorchel-fitted U-boat
This boat was fitted with a Schnorchel underwater-breathing apparatus in April 1944. Read more about the Schnorchel and see list of fitted boats.

Annoucements related to this boat

U-767 located (26 Mar 2003)

Men lost from U-boats

Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-767 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.

Media links

U-Boat Attack Logs

Daniel Morgan and Bruce Taylor

U-Boat Operations of the Second World War - Vol 2

Wynn, Kenneth

Hitler's U-boat War, Vol II

Blair, Clay

German U-Boat Losses During World War II

Niestle, Axel