List of all U-boats

U-3519

Type

XXI

 
Ordered6 Nov 1943
Laid down19 Sep 1944 F Schichau GmbH, Danzig (werk 1664)
Launched23 Nov 1944
Commissioned6 Jan 1945Kptlt. Richard von Harpe
Commanders
6 Jan 1945 - 2 Mar 1945  Kptlt. Richard von Harpe
Career
No patrols
6 Jan 1945-15 Feb 1945  8. Flottille (training)
16 Feb 1945-2 Mar 1945  5. Flottille (training)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged
Fate

Sunk 2 March, 1945 north of Warnemünde, in position 54.11N, 12.05E, by mines. 75 dead and 3 survivors.

Loss position

Men lost from U-boats

Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-3519 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.


Media links


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

Wynn, Kenneth


German U-Boat Losses During World War II

Niestle, Axel