|Shipyard||Germaniawerft, Kiel (Werk 303)|
|Ordered||29 Nov 1916|
|Launched||4 Mar 1918|
|Commissioned||10 Nov 1918|
|Fate||10 Nov 1918 - Taken right back to the dockyard after being commissioned and demilitarized and finally broken up at Oslebshausen in 1919. Engine plants were surrendered to the allies..|
There was another U 142 in World War Two
That boat was launched from its shipyard on 27 Jul 1940 and commissioned into the Kriegsmarine on 4 Sep 1940. Take a look at U 142 from WWII.