List of all U-boats

U-1306

Type

VIIC/41

 
Ordered1 Aug 1942
Laid down23 Sep 1943 Flensburger Schiffsbau-Ges, Flensburg (werk 499)
Launched25 Oct 1944
Commissioned20 Dec 1944Oblt. Ulrich Kiessling
Commanders
20 Dec 1944 - 5 May 1945  Oblt. Ulrich Kiessling
Career
No patrols
20 Dec 1944-5 May 1945  4. Flottille (training)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged
Fate

Scuttled on 5 May 1945 in Gelting Bay. Wreck broken up.

Final location

Note. Fate map temporarily disabled due to huge Google Maps price increase (20 July 2018).

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-1306 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 with Harmonica

Media links


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

Wynn, Kenneth


German U-Boat Losses During World War II

Niestle, Axel