|Ordered||4 Jan 1943|
|Laid down||15 Oct 1943||Blohm & Voss, Hamburg (werk 255)|
|Launched||1 Dec 1944|
|Commissioned||21 Dec 1944||Ltnt. Wilhelm Rex|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Scuttled on 5 May, 1945 in Eckernfjörde Bay. Later broken up.
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-1405 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.