List of all U-boats

U-3524

Type

XXI

 
Ordered6 Nov 1943
Laid down8 Oct 1944 F Schichau GmbH, Danzig (werk 1669)
Launched14 Dec 1944
Commissioned26 Jan 1945Korvkpt. Hans-Ludwig Witt (Knights Cross)
Commanders
26 Jan 1945 - 5 May 1945  KrvKpt. Hans-Ludwig Witt (Knights Cross)
Career
No patrols
26 Jan 1945-5 May 1945  5. Flottille (training)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged
Fate

Scuttled on 5 May 1945 in Gelting Bay. 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-3524 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