|Ordered||30 Oct 1939|
|Laid down||9 Jan 1941||Danziger Werft AG, Danzig (werk 111)|
|Launched||14 Oct 1941|
|Commissioned||23 Feb 1942||Kptlt. Kurt Sturm|
|Successes||7 ships sunk, total tonnage 47,244 GRT|
2 warships sunk, total tonnage 6,895 tons
1 ship damaged, total tonnage 7,134 GRT
1 ship a total loss, total tonnage 3,722 GRT
Sunk on 11 March 1944 at the Missiessy Docks in Toulon, France, in position 43.07N, 05.55E, by bombs during US air raid (15th AF).
Wreck captured by Free French forces in August 1944 at Quay Noel in Toulon and broken up in 1946.
U-410 operated with the following Wolfpacks during its career:
Lohs (13 Sep 1942 - 22 Sep 1942)
Blitz (22 Sep 1942 - 26 Sep 1942)
Tiger (26 Sep 1942 - 29 Sep 1942)
Letzte Ritter (29 Sep 1942 - 1 Oct 1942)
Wotan (5 Oct 1942 - 17 Oct 1942)
Raufbold (11 Dec 1942 - 20 Dec 1942)
Robbe (16 Feb 1943 - 13 Mar 1943)
General notes on this boat
2 Jan 1943. On 2 Jan. 1943 the boat saved 80 survivors from the sunken German blockade-runner Rhakotis, returning to St. Nazaire the day after.Read more about the Schnorchel and see list of fitted boats.
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-410 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.
Sword on a Shield