|Ordered||20 Sep 1944|
|Laid down||12 Nov 1944||Deutsche Werft AG, Hamburg (werk 515)|
|Launched||3 Jan 1945|
|Commissioned||3 Feb 1945||Oblt. Heinz von Henning|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
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)
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-2361 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.