Military Factory

World War 2 German Navy U-Boat Submarines (1939-1945)

Authored By Staff Writer | Last Updated: 1/6/2016

For a time during World War 2, there appeared no answer for the havoc being brought about by the dreaded German U-Boat submarine scourge.





There are a total of (6) World War 2 German Navy U-Boat Submarines (1939-1945) in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order. Flag images indicative of country of origin. Some entries represent entire boat classes while others are unique, single entries of a particular numbered / named boat.




1936
Type I U-Boat
Prior to the more advanced classes of German U-boats to see service in World War 2 (1939-1945), the ... [Read More]
Thumbnail picture of the Type I U-Boat

1938
Type IX U-Boat
The German Kriegsmarine paid a heavy price for their actions in World War 2, with most of her Type I... [Read More]
Thumbnail picture of the Type IX U-Boat

1936
Type VII U-Boat
Type VII u-boats made up a large part of the u-boat fighting force in the Atlantic. This class of fi... [Read More]
Thumbnail picture of the Type VII U-Boat

1944
Type XXI U-Boat
The Type XXI series of German U-boats were a revolutionary design of fighting boats brought about in... [Read More]
Thumbnail picture of the Type XXI U-Boat

1944
Type XXIII U-Boat
The Kriegsmarine Type XXIII were developed as smallish coastal submarines to operate in the shallow ... [Read More]
Thumbnail picture of the Type XXIII U-Boat

1936
U-boat U-25 (Type IA)
Following World War 1 (1914-1918), the Paris Peace Conference of 1919 developed the Treaty of Versai... [Read More]
Thumbnail picture of the U-boat U-25 (Type IA)