|Ordered||20 Sep 1943|
|Laid down||7 Sep 1944||Deutsche Werft AG, Hamburg (werk 499)|
|Launched||28 Oct 1944|
|Commissioned||15 Nov 1944||Oblt. Karl Steffen|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Surrendered on 9 May 1945 at Stavanger, Norway (Waller & Niestlé, 2010).
Taken to Loch Ryan, Scotland on 30 June 1945 for Operation Deadlight.
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-2345 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.