List of all U-boats

U-2512

Type

XXI

 
Ordered6 Nov 1943
Laid down13 Jul 1944 Blohm & Voss, Hamburg (werk 2512)
Launched7 Sep 1944
Commissioned10 Oct 1944Kptlt. Hubert Nordheimer
Commanders
10 Oct 1944 - 7 May 1945  Kptlt. Hubert Nordheimer
Career
No patrols
10 Oct 1944-3 May 1945  31. Flottille (training)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged
Fate

Scuttled on 3 May 1945 at Eckernförde. 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-2512 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.

U-boat Emblems

We have 1 emblem entry for this boat. See the emblem page for this boat or view emblems individually below.


Crocodile and World

Media links


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

Wynn, Kenneth


German U-Boat Losses During World War II

Niestle, Axel