|Ordered||20 Sep 1943|
|Laid down||4 Sep 1944||Deutsche Werft AG, Hamburg (werk 498)|
|Launched||24 Oct 1944|
|Commissioned||10 Nov 1944||Oblt. Hermann Ellerlage|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Sank 18 Feb 1945 north of Heiligendamm, in position 54.16.5N, 11.48.5E, after a collision with U-2336. 11 dead and 3 survivors.
Raised in June 1956, measured and conserved, but not restored. Broken up at Rostock in 1958.
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-2344 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.