|Shipyard||Germaniawerft, Kiel (Werk 269)|
|Ordered||12 Jan 1916|
|Launched||27 Feb 1917|
|Commissioned||5 Apr 1917|
|Successes||48 ships sunk with a total of 46,498 tons.|
12 ships damaged with a total of 31,732 tons. (View ships hit by UC 53)
|Fate||28 Oct 1918 - Scuttled at Pola, in position 44.52N, 13.50E on the surrender of Austro-Hungary..|
In service as the Austro-Hungarian U-boat U95.