List of all U-boats

U-2546

Type

XXI

 
Ordered6 Nov 1943
Laid down22 Nov 1944 Blohm & Voss, Hamburg (werk 2546)
Launched19 Feb 1945
Commissioned21 Mar 1945Oblt. Max Dobbert
Commanders
21 Mar 1945 - 3 May 1945  Oblt. (R) Max Dobbert
Career
No patrols
21 Mar 1945-3 May 1945  31. Flottille (training)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged
Fate

Scuttled on 3 May 1945 at Kiel. Wreck broken up.

Final location

Men lost from U-boats

Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-2546 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.


Shooting Star

Media links


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

Wynn, Kenneth


German U-Boat Losses During World War II

Niestle, Axel