|Ordered||25 Aug 1941|
|Laid down||1 Dec 1942||Neptun Werft AG, Rostock (werk 514)|
|Launched||3 May 1944|
|Commissioned||27 Jun 1944||Oblt. Jürgen Ebert|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Sunk 24 Feb, 1945 in the Channel, south-east of Falmouth, in position 49.45N, 04.45W, by depth charges from a British Warwick aircraft (Sqdn. 179/V). 47 dead (all hands lost).
This boat was fitted with a Schnorchel underwater-breathing apparatus and sailed equipped with it in January 1945 but it was of course installed prior to that date. Read more about the Schnorchel and see list of fitted boats.
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-927 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.
Rooster on Stick