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Ordered6 Nov 1943
Laid down21 Jul 1944 AG Weser, Bremen (werk 1168)
Launched29 Sep 1944
Commissioned10 Nov 1944Kptlt. Karl Schimpf
10 Nov 1944 - 1 May 1945  Kptlt. Karl Schimpf
No patrols
10 Nov 1944-1 May 1945  4. Flottille (training)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged

Scuttled on 1 May 1945, near Wesermünde. 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-3009 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.

Media links

German U-Boat Losses During World War II

Niestle, Axel

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

Wynn, Kenneth

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