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Ordered6 Nov 1943
Laid down13 Sep 1944 Blohm & Voss, Hamburg (werk 2525)
Launched30 Oct 1944
Commissioned12 Dec 1944Kptlt. Paul-Friedrich Otto
12 Dec 1944 - 5 May 1945  Kptlt. Paul-Friedrich Otto (German Cross in Gold)
No patrols
12 Dec 1944-5 May 1945  31. Flottille (training)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged

Scuttled on 5 May 1945 in Gelting Bay. 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-2525 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.

White dog

Media links

German U-Boat Losses During World War II

Niestle, Axel

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

Wynn, Kenneth