List of all U-boats

U-3020

Type

XXI

 
Ordered6 Nov 1943
Laid down1 Oct 1944 AG Weser, Bremen (werk 1179)
Launched16 Nov 1944
Commissioned23 Dec 1944Oblt. Heinrich Mäuerler
Commanders
23 Dec 1944 - 2 May 1945  Oblt. (R) Heinrich Mäueler
Career
No patrols
23 Dec 1944-2 May 1945  4. Flottille (training)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged
Fate

Scuttled on 2 May 1945 at Travemünde. 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-3020 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