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Ordered6 Nov 1943
Laid down29 Nov 1944 AG Weser, Bremen (werk 1198)
Launched14 Feb 1945
Commissioned8 Mar 1945Kptlt. Günther Ruperti
8 Mar 1945 - 3 May 1945  Kptlt. Günter Ruperti
No patrols
8 Mar 1945-3 May 1945  4. Flottille (training)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged

Scuttled on 3 May 1945 at Kiel. 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-3039 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.


Media links

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

Wynn, Kenneth

German U-Boat Losses During World War II

Niestle, Axel