List of all U-boats
|Ordered||8 Jan 1940|
|Laid down||1 Oct 1940||Blohm & Voss, Hamburg (werk 559)|
|Launched||26 Jun 1941|
|Commissioned||14 Aug 1941||Oblt. Heinrich Ratsch|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Sank at 2148hrs on 15 November 1941 in the Baltic Sea north of Stolpmünde, in position 55.18,5N, 16.53,5E, after a collision with U-153. 45 dead (all hands lost).
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-583 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.
White Sailing ship
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