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U-3026

Type

XXI

 
Ordered6 Nov 1943
Laid down19 Oct 1944 AG Weser, Bremen (werk 1185)
Launched14 Dec 1944
Commissioned22 Jan 1945Oblt. Günther Drescher
Commanders
22 Jan 1945 - 3 May 1945  Oblt. Günther Drescher
Career
No patrols
22 Jan 1945-3 May 1945  4. Flottille (training)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged
Fate

Scuttled on 3 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-3026 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