|Type||Sea going|| |
|Class||S (Type VII C) (28)|| |
|Laid down ||19 Aug 1942 ||F. Schichau Gmbh, Danzig, Germany|
|Launched||13 May 1943|
|Commissioned||17 Jul 1943|
|End service||10 Sep 1943|
|History ||Taken over by the Germans on 10th September 1943 after Italian armistice. Commissioned as U-747 on 5th October 1943. Scuttled at Hamburg on 5th May 1945.|
|Commander||Date from||Date to||Command notes|
|T.V. Roberto Rigoli||17 Jul 1943||9 Sep 1943|
No ships hit by this submarine.
Patrols and events
| ||Commander||Date||Time||Port||Arr. date||Arr. time||Arr. port||Miles||Description|
|Rigoli, Roberto||20 Jul 1943||Danzig||20 Jul 1943||Danzig||First day of trials.|
|Rigoli, Roberto||3 Aug 1943||Danzig||3 Aug 1943||Danzig||Last day of trials. Then transferred to Rhönne.|
|Rigoli, Roberto||9 Sep 1943||Danzig||9 Sep 1943||Danzig||Seized by the Germans at the armistice. Did not carry out patrols. Bombed in Hamburg on 1st April 1945.|
3 entries. 3 total patrol entries (0 marked as war patrols) and 0 events.