List of all U-boats

U-2350

Type

XXIII

 
Ordered20 Sep 1944
Laid down28 Sep 1944 Deutsche Werft AG, Hamburg (werk 504)
Launched22 Nov 1944
Commissioned23 Dec 1944Oblt. Werner Schauer
Commanders
23 Dec 1944 - 9 May 1945  Oblt. Werner Schauer
Career
No patrols
23 Dec 1944-15 Feb 1945  32. Flottille (training)
16 Feb 1945-8 May 1945  4. Flottille (training)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged
Fate

Surrendered on 9 May 1945 at Kristiansand Süd, Norway (Waller & Niestlé, 2010).

Taken to Loch Ryan, Scotland on 29 May, 1945 for Operation Deadlight.

Operation Deadlight (post-war Allied operation, info)
Sunk on 28 November, 1945 in position 56.10N, 10.05W by naval gunfire from the destroyers HMS Onslow and ORP Piorun (Polish).

Final location

Blue marker shows final fate during Operation Deadlight. Orange marker shows German surrender.

Men lost from U-boats

Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-2350 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.


Hand and Boomerang

Media links


The Grey Wolves of Eriboll

David M. Hird


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

Wynn, Kenneth


The Royal Navy and German Naval Disarmament, 1942-1947

Madsen, Chris


German U-Boat Losses During World War II

Niestle, Axel