|Ordered||14 Oct 1941|
|Laid down||18 Nov 1942||Flender Werke AG, Lübeck (werk 319)|
|Launched||16 Oct 1943|
|Commissioned||4 Dec 1943||Oblt. Johannes Clemens|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Attacks on this boat and other events
15 Jul 1944
Aircraft attack, aircraft shot down:British B-24 Liberator (Sqdn 206/E). The boat was sunk with all hands, 50 men, during this attack. All ten aircrew also died.
1 recorded attack on this boat.
General notes on this boat
The wreck has been discovered in position 57.40,37N, 004.26,23ERead more about the Schnorchel and see list of fitted boats.
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-319 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.