|Ordered||20 Sep 1943|
|Laid down||31 Aug 1944||Deutsche Werft AG, Hamburg (werk 497)|
|Launched||18 Oct 1944|
|Commissioned||6 Nov 1944||Oblt. Harald Fuhlendorf|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Scuttled at 1300hrs on 5 May, 1945 in or near Gelting Bay. Wreck broken up.
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-2343 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.