Shipyards

Deutsche Werke AG, Kiel

69 commissioned U-boats

TypeBoats WerkBuilt during
IIAU-1 - U-66 boats236- 2411935
IIBU-13 - U-164 boats248- 2511935 - 1936
IICU-56 - U-638 boats255- 2621937 - 1940
IIDU-137 - U-15216 boats266- 2811939 - 1941
VIICU-451 - U-4588 boats282- 2891939 - 1941
VIICU-465 - U-4739 boats296- 3041940 - 1943
VIICU-475 - U-4806 boats306- 3111941 - 1943
VIICU-481 - U-4866 boats316- 3211941 - 1944
XIVU-459 - U-4646 boats290- 2951940 - 1942

The first U-boat launched by Deutsche Werke AG in Kiel was the U-1 on 15 Jun 1935, but the last U-boat launched was the U-486 on 12 Feb 1944. This refers to U-boats that were actually commissioned into the Kriegsmarine.

U-boats that had been laid down

The following boats were laid down but not finished by the yard:
U-474, U-491, U-492, U-493

Summary

Of those 4 contracts not finished by Deutsche Werke AG in Kiel, 4 had been laid down and 1 of those had been launched before the war ended.

U-boat Shipyards