|Ordered||30 Oct 1939|
|Laid down||9 Jan 1941||Danziger Werft AG, Danzig (werk 111)|
|Launched||14 Oct 1941|
|Commissioned||23 Feb 1942||Kptlt. Kurt Sturm|
|Successes||7 ships sunk, total tonnage 47,244 GRT|
2 warships sunk, total tonnage 6,895 tons
1 ship damaged, total tonnage 7,134 GRT
1 ship a total loss, total tonnage 3,722 GRT
Sunk at 1200hrs on 11 March, 1944 in the Mediterranean near Toulon, France, in position 43.07N, 05.55E, by US bombs.
U-410 operated with the following Wolfpacks during its career:
Lohs (13 Sep 1942 - 22 Sep 1942)
Blitz (22 Sep 1942 - 26 Sep 1942)
Tiger (26 Sep 1942 - 29 Sep 1942)
Letzte Ritter (29 Sep 1942 - 1 Oct 1942)
Wotan (5 Oct 1942 - 17 Oct 1942)
Raufbold (11 Dec 1942 - 20 Dec 1942)
Robbe (16 Feb 1943 - 13 Mar 1943)
General notes on this boat
2 Jan 1943. On 2 Jan, 1943 the boat saved 80 survivors from the sunken German blockade-runner Rhakotis and returned to St. Nazaire the next day.
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-410 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.
Sword on a Shield