List of all U-boats
|Ordered||10 Apr 1941|
|Laid down||31 Jan 1942||Blohm & Voss, Hamburg (werk 151)|
|Launched||14 Oct 1942|
|Commissioned||3 Dec 1942||Oblt. Kurt Pressel|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Sunk on 7 July 1943 in the North Atlantic north-west of Cape St. Vincent, in position 37.40N, 15.30W, by depth charges from a US Liberator aircraft (1st A/S Sqn USAAF/K). 46 dead (all hands lost).
U-951 operated with the following Wolfpacks during its career:
Trutz (1 Jun 1943 - 16 Jun 1943)
Trutz 2 (16 Jun 1943 - 29 Jun 1943)
Geier 2 (30 Jun 1943 - 7 Jul 1943)
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-951 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.
U and Boy
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