List of all U-boats




Ordered6 Nov 1943
Laid down19 Jul 1944 F Schichau GmbH, Danzig (werk 1652)
Launched16 Sep 1944
Commissioned19 Oct 1944Oblt. Otto Niethmann
19 Oct 1944 - 19 Mar 1945  Oblt. Otto Niethmann
20 Mar 1945 - 3 May 1945  Oblt. Hans-Jürgen Schley
No patrols
19 Oct 1944-15 Feb 1945  8. Flottille (training)
16 Feb 1945-3 May 1945  5. Flottille (training)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged

Scuttled on 3 May 1945 at Travemünde. Wreck broken up.

Final location

Men lost from the boat

21 Jan 1945
One man died in an accident. [Maschinengefreiter Rudi Grötzschel]

  Related: For more info on such losses see - Men lost from U-boats -

Media links

German U-Boat Losses During World War II

Niestle, Axel

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

Wynn, Kenneth

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