|Shipyard||A.G. Weser, Bremen (Werk 212)|
|Ordered||6 Oct 1914|
|Laid down||25 Aug 1915|
|Launched||29 Apr 1916|
|Commissioned||6 Jul 1916|
|Successes||55 ships sunk with a total of 91,606 tons.|
7 ships sunk with a total of 15,735 tons.
1 warship sunk with a total of 1,250 tons. (View ships hit by U 57)
|Fate||24 Nov 1918 - Surrendered to France. Broken up at Cherburg in 1921.|
There was another U 57 in World War Two
That boat was launched from its shipyard on 3 Sep 1938 and commissioned into the Kriegsmarine on 29 Dec 1938. Take a look at U 57 from WWII.