|Ordered||6 Nov 1943|
|Laid down||16 Aug 1944||Blohm & Voss, Hamburg (werk 2518)|
|Launched||4 Oct 1944|
|Commissioned||4 Nov 1944||Oblt. Friedrich Weidner|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Surrendered on 9 May 1945 at Horten, Norway (Waller & Niestlé, 2010).
Transferred to Oslo 18 May
Post war information (see more post-war 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-2518 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 each one below.
Cat times 3