|Ordered||16 Oct 1939|
|Laid down||15 Mar 1941||F. Krupp Germaniawerft AG, Kiel (werk 639)|
|Launched||23 Dec 1941|
|Commissioned||21 Feb 1942||Kptlt. Rudolf Lemcke|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Sunk 6 Aug, 1942 in the North Atlantic south of Cape Farewell, Greenland, in position 54.24N, 34.37W, by ramming, depth charges and gunfire from the Canadian destroyer HMCS Assiniboine. 6 dead and 37 survivors.
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-210 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.