|Ordered||14 Oct 1941|
|Laid down||15 Jan 1943||Blohm & Voss, Hamburg (werk 204)|
|Launched||27 Oct 1943|
|Commissioned||16 Dec 1943||Oblt. Hartmuth Schimmelpfennig|
|Successes||1 ship sunk, total tonnage 1,313 GRT|
1 warship sunk, total tonnage 980 tons
Surrendered on 9 May 1945 at Bergen, Norway (Waller & Niestlé, 2010).
Transferred to Loch Ryan, Scotland on 2 June 1945.
Operation Deadlight (post-war Allied operation, info)
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Attacks on this boat and other events
23 Oct 1944
09.18 hrs, inbound: U-1004 was attacked by aircraft off Bergen. No damage.
1 recorded attack on this boat.
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-1004 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.
We have 2 emblem entries for this boat. See the emblem page for this boat or view emblems individually below.
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