|Ordered||25 Aug 1941|
|Laid down||11 May 1943||AG Weser, Bremen (werk 1083)|
|Launched||16 Feb 1944|
|Commissioned||21 Apr 1944||Kptlt. Georg Preuss|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Surrendered on 9 May 1945 at Bergen, Norway (Waller & Niestlé, 2010).
Transferred from Bergen, Norway to Lisahally on 30 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-875 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.