|Ordered||25 Aug 1941|
|Laid down||17 Mar 1943||AG Weser, Bremen (werk 1082)|
|Launched||21 Dec 1943|
|Commissioned||8 Apr 1944||Oblt. Theodor Petersen|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Surrendered on 9 May 1945 at Horten, Norway (Waller & Niestlé, 2010).
Transferred from Horten, Norway to Lisahally, N. Ireland on 29 May, 1945 for Operation Deadlight.
Operation Deadlight (post-war Allied operation, info)
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-874 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.