|Ordered||6 Nov 1943|
|Laid down||2 Sep 1944||AG Weser, Bremen (werk 1176)|
|Launched||5 Nov 1944|
|Commissioned||5 Jan 1945||Oblt. Rolf Lindschau|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Surrendered on 9 May 1945 at Horten, Norway (Waller & Niestlé, 2010).
Transferred to Oslo 18 May
Became the British submarine N 41. Used for tests. Broken up at Newport in November 1949.
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-3017 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.