|Ordered||21 Nov 1940|
|Laid down||13 Oct 1941||F Schichau GmbH, Danzig (werk 1524)|
|Launched||5 Sep 1942|
|Commissioned||14 Nov 1942||Oblt. Wilhelm von Trotha|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Sank 9 April, 1943 at Gotenhafen after a collision with an unidentified U-boat. Raised.
Scuttled on 5 May, 1945 in Flensburg Fjord, in position 54.48N, 09.49E, after being damaged by bombs and gunfire. Broken up in 1948.
Men lost from the boat
3 Mar 1945
The commander of the boat died after an accident in Wesermünde. [Oberleutnat zur See Hans Hellmann]
Related: For more info on such losses see - Men lost from U-boats -