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Ordered6 Nov 1943
Laid down16 Sep 1944 Blohm & Voss, Hamburg (werk 2526)
Launched7 Nov 1944
Commissioned15 Dec 1944 Oblt. Otto Hohmann
15 Dec 1944 - 2 May 1945  Oblt. (R) Otto Hohmann
No patrols
15 Dec 1944-2 May 1945  31. Flottille (training)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged

Scuttled on 2 May 1945 at Travem√ľnde. Wreck broken up.

Final location

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-2526 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.

Media links

German U-Boat Losses During World War II

Niestle, Axel

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

Wynn, Kenneth