List of all U-boats

U-2330

Type

XXIII

 
Ordered20 Sep 1943
Laid down12 Jun 1944 Deutsche Werft AG, Hamburg (werk 484)
Launched19 Aug 1944
Commissioned7 Sep 1944Oblt. Hans Beckmann
Commanders
7 Sep 1944 - 3 May 1945  Oblt. (R) Hans Beckmann
Career
No patrols
7 Sep 1944-15 Mar 1945  32. Flottille (training)
16 Mar 1945-3 May 1945  11. Flottille (active service)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged
Fate

Scuttled on 3 May 1945 at Kiel. Wreck broken up.

Final location

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-2330 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.


Media links


German U-Boat Losses During World War II

Niestle, Axel


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

Wynn, Kenneth