List of all U-boats

U-929

Type

VIIC/41

 
Ordered2 Apr 1942
Laid down20 Mar 1943 Neptun Werft AG, Rostock (werk 516)
Launched
Commissioned6 Sep 1944Oblt. Werner Schulz
Commanders
6 Sep 1944 - 1 May 1945  Oblt. Werner Schulz
Career
No patrols
6 Sep 1944-1 May 1945  4. Flottille (training)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged
Fate

Scuttled on 1 May 1945 north of Warnemünde, in position 54.15N, 12.04E. Wreck was raised and broken up in 1956.

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-929 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.


Media links


German U-Boat Losses During World War II

Niestle, Axel


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

Wynn, Kenneth