|Ordered||25 Aug 1941|
|Laid down||29 Dec 1942||F Schichau GmbH, Danzig (werk 1564)|
|Launched||5 Aug 1943|
|Commissioned||21 Oct 1943||Ltnt. Gerhard Nolte|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Surrendered on 9 May 1945 at Cuxhaven, Germany (Waller & Niestlé, 2010).
Transferred from Wilhelmshaven to Loch Ryan, Scotland on 23 June 1945.
Operation Deadlight (post-war Allied operation, info)
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-1194 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.