|Ordered||6 Aug 1940|
|Laid down||12 Feb 1941||Flender Werke AG, Lübeck (werk 301)|
|Launched||25 Mar 1942|
|Commissioned||9 May 1942||Oblt. Willy-Roderich Körner|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Sunk 21 Jan 1943 in the Mediterranean west of Bonifacio, in position 41.27N, 07.04E by torpedoes from the British submarine HMS Sahib. 45 dead and 1 survivor.
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-301 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.
We have 1 emblem entry for this boat. See the emblem page for this boat or view emblems individually below.
Bird and U-boat