|Ordered||25 Aug 1941|
|Laid down||5 Jun 1943||AG Weser, Bremen (werk 1084)|
|Launched||29 Feb 1944|
|Commissioned||24 May 1944||Kptlt. Rolf Bahn|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Damaged by British bombs on 9 April 1945,
Scuttled at Eckernförde on 3 May 1945. Broken up in 1947. (Axel Niestlé, January 1991).
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-876 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.