List of all U-boats

U-3018

Type

XXI

 
Ordered6 Nov 1943
Laid down18 Sep 1944 AG Weser, Bremen (werk 1177)
Launched9 Nov 1944
Commissioned7 Jan 1945Oblt. Siegfried Breinlinger
Commanders
7 Jan 1945 - 4 May 1945  Oblt. Siegfried Breinlinger
Career
No patrols
7 Jan 1945-2 May 1945  4. Flottille (training)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged
Fate

Scuttled on 2 May 1945 at Travem√ľnde. Wreck broken up.

Final location

Note. Fate map temporarily disabled due to huge Google Maps price increase (20 July 2018).

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-3018 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