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Ordered6 Nov 1943
Laid down13 Jun 1944 Blohm & Voss, Hamburg (werk 2508)
Launched19 Aug 1944
Commissioned26 Sep 1944Oblt. Uwe Christiansen
26 Sep 1944 - 3 May 1945  Oblt. Uwe Christiansen
No patrols
26 Sep 1944-3 May 1945  31. Flottille (training)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged

Scuttled on 3 May 1945 at Kiel. 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-2508 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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