|Ordered||6 Nov 1943|
|Laid down||1 Oct 1944||Blohm & Voss, Hamburg (werk 2530)|
|Launched||25 Nov 1944|
|Commissioned||30 Dec 1944||Kptlt. Max Bokelberg|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Sunk 31 Dec, 1944 at Hamburg, by bombs. Raised in January 1945. Sunk again during air attacks on Dock V on 17 Jan, 1945 and 20 Feb, 1945 (?). Wreck 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-2530 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.