|Ordered||29 Nov 1916|
|Launched||19 Jul 1917|
|Commissioned||17 Nov 1917|
|start date unknown - 11 Nov 1918 U-Kreuzer Flotilla
|Successes||4 ships sunk with a total of 12,742 tons. (View ships hit by U 153)|
|Fate||24 Nov 1918 - Surrendered. Scuttled off the Isle of Wight on June 30, 1921.|
There was another U 153 in World War Two
That boat was launched from its shipyard on 5 Apr 1941 and commissioned into the Kriegsmarine on 19 Jul 1941. Take a look at the U 153 from WWII.