Yes, 62 were sent to the Med, of these, 9 were sunk during passage, and 10 aborted due to damage Exactly! Even though Italy had surrendered, Germany still continued to send U-Boats to the Med - 5 more from late September thru December 1943, and another 13 in 1944. Of these 18, 3 were sunk and 1 aborted. The last U-boat sent to the Med was U-960, and she arrived on May 16, 1944. but was sunk 3 days later, on May 19th. .