|Ordered||6 Nov 1943|
|Laid down||13 Jun 1944||Blohm & Voss, Hamburg (werk 2508)|
|Launched||19 Aug 1944|
|Commissioned||26 Sep 1944||Oblt. Uwe Christiansen|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Scuttled on 3 May 1945 at Kiel. 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-2508 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.