List of all U-boats




Ordered20 Sep 1944
Laid down14 Oct 1944 Deutsche Werft AG, Hamburg (werk 508)
Launched10 Dec 1944
Commissioned11 Jan 1945Oblt. Hans-Dieter Wex
11 Jan 1945 - 9 May 1945  Oblt. Hans-Dieter Wex
No patrols
11 Jan 1945-15 Feb 1945  32. Flottille (training)
16 Feb 1945-8 May 1945  4. Flottille (training)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged

Surrendered on 9 May 1945 at Kristiansand Süd, Norway (Waller & Niestlé, 2010).

Taken to Loch Ryan, Scotland on 29 May 1945 for Operation Deadlight.

Operation Deadlight (post-war Allied operation, info)
Sunk on 22 December, 1945 in position 56.00N, 10.05W by gunfire from the destroyer HMS Onslow.

Final location

Men lost from U-boats

Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-2354 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.

Media links

The Grey Wolves of Eriboll

David M. Hird

German U-Boat Losses During World War II

Niestle, Axel

U-Boat Operations of the Second World War - Vol 2

Wynn, Kenneth

The Royal Navy and German Naval Disarmament, 1942-1947

Madsen, Chris
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