|Shipyard||Germaniawerft, Kiel (Werk 180)|
|Ordered||18 Mar 1911||Laid down||31 May 1912|
|Launched||16 Oct 1913||Commissioned||20 May 1914|
|start date unknown - 30 Sep 1915 Baltic Flotilla
1 Aug 1914 - end date unknown IV Flotilla
|Successes||3 ships sunk with a total of 3,700 tons.|
2 warships sunk with a total of 11,375 tons.
|Fate||30 Sep 1915 - Lost in Gulf of Finland Aug/Sep 1915 for unknown reason. 30 dead (all hands lost).|
There was another U 26 in World War Two|
That boat was launched from its shipyard on 14 Mar 1936 and commissioned into the Kriegsmarine on 6 May 1936. Take a look at the U 26 from WWII.