List of all U-boats

U-1304

Type

VIIC/41

 
Ordered2 Apr 1942
Laid down17 May 1943 Flensburger Schiffsbau-Ges, Flensburg (werk 497)
Launched4 Aug 1944
Commissioned6 Sep 1944Oblt. Walter Süss
Commanders
6 Sep 1944 - 5 May 1945  Oblt. Walter Süss
Career
No patrols
6 Sep 1944-5 May 1945  4. Flottille (training)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged
Fate

Scuttled on 5 May 1945 in Kupfermühlen Bay near Flensburg. 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-1304 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.


Black Panther

Media links


German U-Boat Losses During World War II

Niestle, Axel


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

Wynn, Kenneth