|Ordered||20 Jan 1941|
|Laid down||14 May 1942||F. Krupp Germaniawerft AG, Kiel (werk 669)|
|Launched||28 Jan 1943|
|Commissioned||13 Mar 1943||Ltnt. Ullrich Vöge|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Decommissioned on 5 August 1944 and broken up after being badly damaged at the Deutsche Werke shipyard in Kiel by bombs during a British air raid (RAF Bomber Command) on 24 July 1944. 1 dead, unknown number of survivors.
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-239 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.
Head of Boar inside a Ring