|Ordered||16 Oct 1939|
|Laid down||14 Aug 1940||F. Krupp Germaniawerft AG, Kiel (werk 636)|
|Launched||24 Apr 1941|
|Commissioned||7 Jun 1941||Oblt. Fritz Meyer|
|Successes||2 ships sunk, total tonnage 9,727 GRT|
Sunk on 11 September 1941 in the Denmark Strait south-east of Angmagssalik, Greenland, in position 63.59N, 34.48W, by depth charges from the British destroyers HMS Leamington and HMS Veteran. 41 dead (all hands lost).
U-207 operated with the following Wolfpacks during its career:
Markgraf (27 Aug 1941 - 11 Sep 1941)
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-207 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.
We have 2 emblem entries for this boat. See the emblem page for this boat or view emblems individually below.
Elephant trampling Churchill