|Ordered||5 Jun 1941|
|Laid down||24 Aug 1942||Blohm & Voss, Hamburg (werk 182)|
|Launched||29 Apr 1943|
|Commissioned||10 Jun 1943||Oblt. Edmund Grochowiak|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Destroyed on 9 April, 1945 in Hamburg by bombs from RAF-Bomber Command aircraft.
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-982 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.