|Ordered||25 Aug 1941|
|Laid down||20 Aug 1942||F Schichau GmbH, Danzig (werk 1558)|
|Launched||13 May 1943|
|Commissioned||31 Jul 1943||Cdr. Mario Arillo (Italian)|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Scuttled on 3 May, 1945 in Rendsburg.
Renamed S 5 after being transferred to Italy in exchange for transport vessels. Reverted to Germany as U-748 after the Italian capitulation.
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-748 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.
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