List of all U-boats

U-2514

Type

XXI

 
Ordered6 Nov 1943
Laid down24 Jul 1944 Blohm & Voss, Hamburg (werk 2514)
Launched17 Sep 1944
Commissioned17 Oct 1944Kptlt. Rolf-Birger Wahlen
Commanders
17 Oct 1944 - 8 Apr 1945  Kptlt. Rolf-Birger Wahlen (German Cross in Gold)
Career
No patrols
17 Oct 1944-8 Apr 1945  31. Flottille (training)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged
Fate

Sunk 8 April 1945 at Hamburg by bombs. Wreck broken up.

Loss position

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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-2514 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.

U-boat Emblems

We have 1 emblem entry for this boat. See the emblem page for this boat or view emblems individually below.


Frog

Media links


German U-Boat Losses During World War II

Niestle, Axel


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

Wynn, Kenneth