|Ordered||15 Aug 1940|
|Laid down||5 Apr 1941||Kriegsmarinewerft (KMW), Wilhelmshaven (werk 151)|
|Launched||22 Aug 1943|
|Commissioned||14 Oct 1943||Oblt. Johann Buttjer|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-768 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.