|5 Jun 1941
|7 Jul 1942
|Bremer Vulkan-Vegesacker Werft, Bremen-Vegesack (werk 50)
|3 Apr 1943
|15 May 1943
|Oblt. Walter Otto
|No ships sunk or damaged
This boat was fitted with a Schnorchel underwater-breathing apparatus in July 1944.
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-285 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.
We have 1 emblem entry for this boat. See the emblem page for this boat or view emblems individually below.
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