List of all U-boats

U-2525

Type

XXI

 
Ordered6 Nov 1943
Laid down13 Sep 1944 Blohm & Voss, Hamburg (werk 2525)
Launched30 Oct 1944
Commissioned12 Dec 1944Kptlt. Paul-Friedrich Otto
Commanders
12 Dec 1944 - 5 May 1945  Kptlt. Paul-Friedrich Otto (German Cross in Gold)
Career
No patrols
12 Dec 1944-5 May 1945  31. Flottille (training)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged
Fate

Scuttled on 5 May 1945 in Gelting Bay. Wreck broken up.

Final location

Note. Fate map temporarily disabled due to huge Google Maps price increase (20 July 2018).

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-2525 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.


White dog

Media links


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

Wynn, Kenneth


German U-Boat Losses During World War II

Niestle, Axel