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U-3521

Type

XXI

 
Ordered6 Nov 1943
Laid down24 Sep 1944 F Schichau GmbH, Danzig (werk 1666)
Launched3 Dec 1944
Commissioned14 Jan 1945Oblt. Günther Keller
Commanders
14 Jan 1945 - 2 May 1945  Oblt. Günther Keller
Career
No patrols
14 Jan 1945-15 Feb 1945  8. Flottille (training)
16 Feb 1945-2 May 1945  5. 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-3521 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