|Shipyard||Germaniawerft, Kiel (Werk 301)|
|Ordered||1 Aug 1916|
|Launched||4 Nov 1917|
|Commissioned||28 Mar 1918|
|Successes||7 ships sunk with a total of 30,594 tons. (View ships hit by U 140)|
|Fate||23 Feb 1919 - Surrendered to the USA. Used for testing, sunk by US destroyer Dickerson at Cape Charles on 22 July 1921..|
There was another U 140 in World War Two
That boat was launched from its shipyard on 28 Jun 1940 and commissioned into the Kriegsmarine on 7 Aug 1940. Take a look at U 140 from WWII.