|Ordered||2 Apr 1942|
|Laid down||27 Jul 1943||AG Weser, Bremen (werk 1091)|
|Launched||28 Apr 1944|
|Commissioned||27 Mar 1945||Oblt. Johannes Uebel|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Operation Deadlight (post-war Allied operation, info)
General notes on this boat
27 Mar 1945. U-883 was the only U-boat commissioned of Type IXD/42.
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-883 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.