|Ordered||14 Oct 1941|
|Laid down||23 Sep 1943||F. Krupp Germaniawerft AG, Kiel (werk 701)|
|Launched||22 Jun 1944|
|Commissioned||29 Jul 1944||Korvkpt. Hermann Schneidewind|
|Successes||1 ship sunk, total tonnage 1,564 GRT|
Surrendered on 9 May 1945 at Trondheim, Norway (Waller & Niestlé, 2010).
Transferred to Loch Ryan, Scotland on 29 May 1945.
Post war information (see more post-war boats):
Attacks on this boat and other events
21 Feb 1945
Slight damage from depth-charging by the British escort HMS Fusilier.
1 recorded attack on this boat.
This boat was fitted with a Schnorchel underwater-breathing apparatus and sailed equipped with it in February 1945 but it was of course installed prior to that date. Read more about the Schnorchel and see list of fitted 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-1064 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.