|Shipyard||Germaniawerft, Kiel (Werk 247)|
|Ordered||17 May 1915|
|Laid down||30 Apr 1915|
|Launched||8 Feb 1916|
|Commissioned||11 Mar 1916|
|Successes||72 ships sunk with a total of 198,168 tons.|
11 ships damaged with a total of 47,700 tons.
1 warship sunk with a total of 5,250 tons.
2 ships damaged with a total of 2,540 tons. (View ships hit by U 63)
|Fate||16 Jan 1919 - Surrendered. Broken up at Blyth in 1919-20.|
There was another U 63 in World War Two
That boat was launched from its shipyard on 6 Dec 1939 and commissioned into the Kriegsmarine on 18 Jan 1940. Take a look at U 63 from WWII.