List of all U-boats

U-350

Type

VIIC

 
Ordered5 Jun 1941
Laid down15 Feb 1943 Nordseewerke, Emden (werk 222)
Launched17 Aug 1943
Commissioned7 Oct 1943Oblt. Erich Niester
Commanders
7 Oct 1943 - 30 Mar 1945  Oblt. Erich Niester
Career
No patrols
7 Oct 1943-28 Feb 1945  22. Flottille (training)
1 Mar 1945-30 Mar 1945  31. Flottille (training)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged
Fate

Sunk on 30 March 1945 inside pontoon dock off U-boat pen Fink II at Hamburg-Finkenwerder, in position 53.32,5N, 09.51,4E, by bombs during US air raid (8th AF). No casualties. Wreck broken up.

Loss position

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-350 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 1

Wynn, Kenneth


German U-Boat Losses During World War II

Niestle, Axel