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Ordered6 Nov 1943
Laid down21 Jun 1944 AG Weser, Bremen (werk 1164)
Launched19 Aug 1944
Commissioned20 Sep 1944Oblt. Walter Sitek
20 Sep 1944 - 10 Jan 1945  Oblt. (R) Walter Sitek
11 Jan 1945 - 5 May 1945  Kptlt. Johannes Hinrichs
No patrols
20 Sep 1944-3 May 1945  4. 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-3005 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.

Media links

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

Wynn, Kenneth

German U-Boat Losses During World War II

Niestle, Axel

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