List of all U-boats

U-1210

Type

VIIC

 
Ordered2 Apr 1942
Laid down14 Jul 1943 F Schichau GmbH, Danzig (werk 1580)
Launched9 Feb 1944
Commissioned22 Apr 1944Oblt. Paul Gabert
Commanders
22 Apr 1944 - 3 May 1945  Kptlt. Paul Gabert
Career
No patrols
22 Apr 1944-15 Feb 1945  8. Flottille (training)
16 Feb 1945-3 May 1945  5. Flottille (training)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged
Fate

Sunk 3 May, 1945 near Eckernförde, in position 54.28N, 09.54E, by US bombs (9 USAAF). 1 dead, unknown number of survivors.

Loss position

Men lost from U-boats

Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-1210 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.


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Media links


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

Wynn, Kenneth


German U-Boat Losses During World War II

Niestle, Axel