|Ordered||1 Aug 1942|
|Laid down||30 Jul 1943||Flensburger Schiffsbau-Ges, Flensburg (werk 498)|
|Launched||11 Jul 1944|
|Commissioned||13 Sep 1944||Oblt. Helmut Christiansen|
|Successes||1 ship sunk, total tonnage 878 GRT|
Surrendered on 10 May 1945 at Loch Eriboll, Scotland (Waller & Niestlé, 2010).
Transferred to Lisahally on 14 May 1945.
Post war information (see more post-war boats):
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-1305 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.
We have 1 emblem entry for this boat. See the emblem page for this boat or view emblems individually below.
Ship holed by Trident