List of all U-boats

U-1013

Type

VIIC/41

 
Ordered23 Mar 1942
Laid down26 Mar 1943 Blohm & Voss, Hamburg (werk 213)
Launched19 Jan 1944
Commissioned2 Mar 1944Oblt. Gerhard Linck
Commanders
2 Mar 1944 - 17 Mar 1944  Oblt. Gerhard Linck
Career
No patrols
2 Mar 1944-17 Mar 1944  31. Flottille (training)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged
Fate

Sank on 17 March 1944 in the Baltic Sea east of Rügen, in position 54.21,2N, 13.55,2E, after a collision with U-286. 25 dead and 26 survivors.

Loss position

U-1013 was raised on 16 July 1944 and taken to Sassnitz, where it was decommissioned. Wreck probably broken up.

Read more about the Schnorchel and see list of fitted boats.

Men lost from U-boats

Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-1013 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.

U-boat Emblems

We have 1 emblem entry for this boat. See the emblem page for this boat or view emblems individually below.


Man riding a Broom

Media links


German U-Boat Losses During World War II

Niestle, Axel


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

Wynn, Kenneth