|Shipyard||Atlas Werke, Bremen (Werk 382)|
|Ordered||29 Nov 1916||Laid down|
|Launched||17 Apr 1917||Commissioned||22 Aug 1917|
|28 Aug 1917 - 25 Sep 1918 U-Kreuzer Flotilla
|Successes||44 ships sunk with a total of 50,471 tons.|
2 ships damaged with a total of 638 tons.
1 warship sunk with a total of 13,680 tons.
|Fate||25 Sep 1918 - Probably mined in Northern Passage as she failed to report when clear of.. 77 dead (all hands lost).|
There was another U 156 in World War Two|
That boat was launched from its shipyard on 21 May 1941 and commissioned into the Kriegsmarine on 4 Sep 1941. Take a look at the U 156 from WWII.