List of all U-boats

U-750

Type

VIIC

 
Ordered25 Aug 1941
Laid down29 Sep 1942 F Schichau GmbH, Danzig (werk 1560)
Launched10 Jun 1943
Commissioned26 Aug 1943Cdr. Siriani (Italian)
Commanders
29 Sep 1943 - 31 Aug 1944  Oblt. Georg von Bitter
1 Sep 1944 - 5 May 1945  Oblt. Justus Grawert
Career
No patrols
26 Aug 1943-8 Sep 1943  8. Flottille (training)
29 Sep 1943-1 Apr 1945  24. Flottille (training)
1 Apr 1945-5 May 1945  5. Flottille (training)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged
Fate

Given to Italy in exchange for transport submarines and renamed S 9. On 10 September 1943 taken over by the Kriegsmarine at Gotenhafen after the Italian surrender and commissioned as U-750 on 29 September 1943.

Scuttled on 5 May 1945 in Flensburg Firth, in position 54.50N, 09.30E. Wreck broken up.

Final location

Read 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-750 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.


Media links


U-Boat Operations of the Second World War - Vol 2

Wynn, Kenneth


German U-Boat Losses During World War II

Niestle, Axel