List of all U-boats

U-3006

Type

XXI

 
Ordered6 Nov 1943
Laid down12 Jun 1944 AG Weser, Bremen (werk 1165)
Launched25 Aug 1944
Commissioned5 Oct 1944Kptlt. Klaus Popp
Commanders
5 Oct 1944 - 5 Oct 1944  Kptlt. Klaus Popp -- Commissioning
6 Oct 1944 - 3 Dec 1944  Oblt. Hans-Ferdinand Geisler
4 Dec 1944 - 15 Jan 1945  Oblt. Gerhard Linder
16 Jan 1945 - 1 May 1945  Oblt. Ernst Fischer
Career
No patrols
5 Oct 1944-1 May 1945  4. Flottille (training)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged
Fate

Scuttled at 0700hrs on 1 May 1945 at Wilhelmshaven. 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-3006 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.


Shooting Star

Media links


German U-Boat Losses During World War II

Niestle, Axel


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

Wynn, Kenneth