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U-3513

Type

XXI

 
Ordered6 Nov 1943
Laid down20 Aug 1944 F Schichau GmbH, Danzig (werk 1658)
Launched21 Oct 1944
Commissioned2 Dec 1944Oblt. Otto-Heinrich Nachtigall
Commanders
2 Dec 1944 - 3 May 1945  Oblt. Otto Heinrich Nachtigall
Career
No patrols
2 Dec 1944-15 Feb 1945  8. Flottille (training)
16 Feb 1945-3 May 1945  5. Flottille (training)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged
Fate

Scuttled on 3 May 1945 at Travem√ľnde. 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-3513 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.

U-boat Emblems

We have 2 emblem entries for this boat. See the emblem page for this boat or view emblems individually below.


Emblem for Danzig

Torpedo and Tophat

Media links


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

Wynn, Kenneth


German U-Boat Losses During World War II

Niestle, Axel