|Ordered||6 Nov 1943|
|Laid down||13 Nov 1944||Blohm & Voss, Hamburg (werk 2543)|
|Launched||9 Feb 1945|
|Commissioned||7 Mar 1945||Oblt. Gottfried Stolzenburg|
|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-2543 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.