|Shipyard||Kaiserliche Werft, Danzig (Werk 29)|
|Ordered||6 Jan 1915|
|Launched||16 Jun 1915|
|Commissioned||9 Oct 1915|
|Successes||18 ships sunk with a total of 86,849 tons.|
3 ships damaged with a total of 8,067 tons.
3 warships sunk with a total of 28,750 tons. (View ships hit by U 73)
30 Oct 1918 - Scuttled at Pola in position 44.52N, 13.50E during the evacuation from there.. |
There was another U 73 in World War Two
That boat was launched from its shipyard on 27 Jul 1940 and commissioned into the Kriegsmarine on 30 Sep 1940. Take a look at U 73 from WWII.