U-boat Losses during 1939
|14 Sep 1939||U-39||44||0||44||Warship|
|20 Sep 1939||U-27||38||0||38||Warship|
|8 Oct 1939||U-12||+||27||27||0||Lost to mines|
|13 Oct 1939||U-40||48||45||3||Lost to mines|
|13 Oct 1939||U-42||46||26||20||Warship|
|14 Oct 1939||U-45||+||38||38||0||Warship|
|25 Oct 1939||U-16||+||28||28||0||Lost to mines|
|29 Nov 1939||U-35||43||0||43||Warship|
|4 Dec 1939||U-36||+||40||40||0||Warship|
9 U-boats lost in 1939 (204 men died and 148 men survived those losses).
+ means that the boat was lost with all hands.
U-boats scuttled at sea after battle damage are considered war losses and are shown above.