|Ordered||6 Nov 1943|
|Laid down||8 Aug 1944||Blohm & Voss, Hamburg (werk 2517)|
|Launched||4 Oct 1944|
|Commissioned||31 Oct 1944||Ltnt. Hermann Hansen|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Scuttled on 5 May 1945 in Gelting Bay. Wreck broken up.
Note. Fate map temporarily disabled due to huge Google Maps price increase (20 July 2018).
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-2517 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.
Fish and Heart with Rüm Hart