|Ordered||25 Aug 1941|
|Laid down||6 Feb 1943||Howaldtswerke AG, Kiel (werk 33)|
|Launched||3 Apr 1944|
|Commissioned||20 May 1944||Oblt. Günther Fiebig|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Sunk on 30 March 1945 in the Rüschkanal at Hamburg-Finkenwerder, inside a pontoon dock south-east of U-boat pen Fink II, in position 53.33,5N, 09.51,3E, by bombs during US air raid (8th AF). 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-1131 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.
Black Cat in Circle
U-boat and V
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