|Shipyard ||Flensburger Schiffbau (Werk 382)|
|Ordered ||27 Oct 1915 ||Laid down || |
|Launched ||28 Mar 1916 ||Commissioned ||19 Feb 1917 |
|Career ||3 patrols|
|19 Feb 1917 - 11 Nov 1918 U-Kreuzer Flotilla
|Successes||43 ships sunk with a total of 120,434 tons.|
3 ships damaged with a total of 9,080 tons.
|Fate ||24 Nov 1918 - Surrendered. Taken to Britain and exhibitied in London and elsewhere. Broken up at Morecambe in 1922..
See the 46 ships hit by U 155
Special note about the commanders for this boat: Kptlt. d.R. Paul König commanded this boat when it was known as the Deutschland commercial submarine. The listing here above only shows the commanders of the boat while under Naval control from 19 Feb, 1917.
There was another U 155 in World War Two|
That boat was launched from its shipyard on 12 May 1941 and commissioned into the Kriegsmarine on 23 Aug 1941. Take a look at the U 155 from WWII.