|Ordered||2 Apr 1942|
|Laid down||17 Jul 1943||AG Weser, Bremen (werk 1088)|
|Launched||10 Feb 1944|
|Commissioned||11 May 1944||Kptlt. Gerhard Schötzau|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
U-880 operated with the following Wolfpacks during its career:
Seewolf (14 Apr 1945 - 16 Apr 1945)
This boat was fitted with a Schnorchel underwater-breathing apparatus in December 1944.
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-880 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.
We have 2 emblem entries for this boat. See the emblem page for this boat or view emblems individually below.
U-boat on Shield