|Shipyard||Germaniawerft, Kiel (Werk 194)|
|Ordered||29 Mar 1912|
|Laid down||7 Nov 1912|
|Launched||9 May 1914|
|Commissioned||5 Oct 1914|
|Successes||119 ships sunk with a total of 257,652 tons.|
5 ships damaged with a total of 14,208 tons. (View ships hit by U 34)
|Fate||18 Oct 1918 - Sailed on 18.10 and was never heard from again.. 38 dead (all hands lost).|
Previously recorded fate
Depth charged by HMS Privet on November 9, 1918 near Gibraltar. U 34 was in all likelihood lost well before this date.
There was another U 34 in World War Two
That boat was launched from its shipyard on 17 Jul 1936 and commissioned into the Kriegsmarine on 12 Sep 1936. Take a look at U 34 from WWII.