|Ordered||20 Sep 1944|
|Laid down||21 Oct 1944||Deutsche Werft AG, Hamburg (werk 511)|
|Launched||20 Dec 1944|
|Commissioned||13 Jan 1945||Oblt. Erwin Heinrich|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Scuttled on 5 May 1945 in Gelting Bay. Wreck broken up.
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-2357 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.