|Shipyard||Germaniawerft, Kiel (Werk 248)|
|Ordered||17 May 1915|
|Laid down||19 May 1915|
|Launched||29 Feb 1916|
|Commissioned||15 Apr 1916|
|Successes||45 ships sunk with a total of 129,569 tons.|
3 ships damaged with a total of 9,420 tons.
1 ship taken as prize with a total of 186 tons.
1 warship sunk with a total of 18,300 tons. (View ships hit by U 64)
17 Jun 1918 - Damaged by D/C from HMS Lychnis, she surfaced and received a hail of fire until sinking at 38.07N 10.27E. 38 dead and 5 survivors.|
There was another U 64 in World War Two
That boat was launched from its shipyard on 20 Sep 1939 and commissioned into the Kriegsmarine on 16 Dec 1939. Take a look at U 64 from WWII.