|Ordered||8 Jun 1942|
|Laid down||7 Aug 1943||F Schichau GmbH, Danzig (werk 1590)|
|Launched||9 Mar 1944|
|Commissioned||25 May 1944||Kptlt. Wilhelm Hunck|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Scuttled on 5 May, 1945 in Flensburg Fjord. Wreck broken up in 1948.
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-827 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.