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Ordered20 Sep 1944
Laid down21 Oct 1944 Deutsche Werft AG, Hamburg (werk 511)
Launched20 Dec 1944
Commissioned13 Jan 1945Oblt. Erwin Heinrich
13 Jan 1945 - 5 May 1945  Oblt. Erwin Heinrich
No patrols
13 Jan 1945-15 Feb 1945  32. Flottille (training)
16 Feb 1945-5 May 1945  4. Flottille (training)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged

Scuttled on 5 May 1945 in Gelting Bay. 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-2357 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

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