|Ordered||6 Nov 1943|
|Laid down||10 Dec 1944||Blohm & Voss, Hamburg (werk 2552)|
|Launched||31 Mar 1945|
|Commissioned||21 Apr 1945||Kptlt. Johannes Rudolph|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Scuttled on 3 May 1945 in Kiel harbor south-west of buoy B2, in position 54.21.1N, 10.09.6E. 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-2552 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.