List of all U-boats

U-3513

Type

XXI

 
Ordered6 Nov 1943
Laid down20 Aug 1944 F Schichau GmbH, Danzig (werk 1658)
Launched21 Oct 1944
Commissioned2 Dec 1944Oblt. Otto-Heinrich Nachtigall
Commanders
2 Dec 1944 - 3 May 1945  Oblt. Otto Heinrich Nachtigall
Career
No patrols
2 Dec 1944-15 Feb 1945  8. Flottille (training)
16 Feb 1945-3 May 1945  5. Flottille (training)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged
Fate

Scuttled on 3 May 1945 at Travem√ľnde. Wreck broken up.

Final location

Men lost from U-boats

Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-3513 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.

U-boat Emblems

We have 2 emblem entries for this boat. See the emblem page for this boat or view emblems individually below.


Emblem for Danzig

Torpedo and Tophat

Media links


U-Boat Operations of the Second World War - Vol 2

Wynn, Kenneth


German U-Boat Losses During World War II

Niestle, Axel