List of all U-boats

U-1110

Type

VIIC/41

 
Ordered2 Apr 1942
Laid down18 Dec 1943 Nordseewerke, Emden (werk 232)
Launched21 Jul 1944
Commissioned24 Sep 1944Oblt. Joachim-Werner Bach
Commanders
24 Sep 1944 - 14 May 1945  Oblt. Joachim-Werner Bach
Career
No patrols
24 Sep 1944-15 Feb 1945  8. Flottille (training)
16 Feb 1945-8 May 1945  5. Flottille (active service)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged
Fate

Surrendered on 14 May 1945 at List, Sylt, Germany (Waller & Niestlé, 2010).

Transferred from Wilhelmshaven to Loch Ryan, Scotland on 24 June 1945 for Operation Deadlight.

Operation Deadlight (post-war Allied operation, info)
Sunk on 21 December, 1945 at 55.45N x 08.19W by naval gunfire.

Final location

Blue marker shows final fate during Operation Deadlight. Orange marker shows German surrender.

Men lost from U-boats

Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-1110 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.

U-boat Emblems

We have 1 emblem entry for this boat. See the emblem page for this boat or view emblems individually below.


Coat of Arms of Norden

Media links


The Grey Wolves of Eriboll

David M. Hird


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

Wynn, Kenneth


The Royal Navy and German Naval Disarmament, 1942-1947

Madsen, Chris


German U-Boat Losses During World War II

Niestle, Axel