|Ordered||25 Aug 1941|
|Laid down||12 Nov 1942||Howaldtswerke AG, Kiel (werk 31)|
|Launched||4 Dec 1943|
|Commissioned||22 Jan 1944||Ltnt. Kurt van Meeteren|
|Successes||1 ship sunk, total tonnage 362 GRT|
1 ship a total loss, total tonnage 7,176 GRT
This boat was fitted with a Schnorchel underwater-breathing apparatus in December 1944.
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-399 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.
We have 1 emblem entry for this boat. See the emblem page for this boat or view emblems individually below.
Man with Lantern