|Ordered||23 Mar 1942|
|Laid down||23 Feb 1943||Blohm & Voss, Hamburg (werk 210)|
|Launched||5 Jan 1944|
|Commissioned||22 Feb 1944||Oblt. Otto Bitter|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Surrendered on 14 May 1945 at Loch Eriboll, Scotland.
Later transferred to Lisahally.
Operation Deadlight (post-war Allied operation, info)
This boat was fitted with a Schnorchel underwater-breathing apparatus and sailed equipped with it in April 1945 but it was of course installed prior to that date.
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-1010 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.
We have 2 emblem entries for this boat. See the emblem page for this boat or view emblems individually below.
Coat of Arms of Hamburg