|Ordered||6 Nov 1943|
|Laid down||23 Oct 1944||Blohm & Voss, Hamburg (werk 2534)|
|Launched||11 Dec 1944|
|Commissioned||17 Jan 1945||Kptlt. Ulrich Drews|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Scuttled 3 May, 1945 at east of island Fehmarn in position 54.26,8N, 11.34E (?) (Axel Niestlé, October 1991).
The boat was later raised and broken up.
Previously recorded fate
- Sunk by a British Liberator aircraft (Sqdn 86/K) on 6 May 1945. (Postwar assessment)
Notes. This attack was actually against U-3503 causing minor damages.
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-2534 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.