|Shipyard||Stülcken Sohn, Hamburg|
|Ordered||29 Nov 1916|
|Launched||23 May 1917|
|Commissioned||22 Sep 1917|
|Successes||15 ships sunk with a total of 15,905 tons. (View ships hit by U 157)|
|Fate||11 Nov 1918 - Interned at Trondheim, Norway. Surrendered to France on 8 Feb, 1919. Broken up at Brest during July 1921..|
There was another U 157 in World War Two
That boat was launched from its shipyard on 5 Jun 1941 and commissioned into the Kriegsmarine on 15 Sep 1941. Take a look at U 157 from WWII.