|Ordered||20 Sep 1943|
|Laid down||4 Sep 1944||Deutsche Werft AG, Hamburg (werk 498)|
|Launched||24 Oct 1944|
|Commissioned||10 Nov 1944||Oblt. Hermann Ellerlage|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Sank 18 Feb 1945 north of Heiligendamm, in position 54.17,3N, 11.46,3E, after a collision with U-2336. 11 dead and 10 survivors.
Raised on 22 January 1955 and taken to Rostock, measured and conserved, but not repaired. Broken up at Rostock in 1958.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-2344 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.