|Ordered||7 Jul 1944|
|Laid down||1 Mar 1945||F. Krupp Germaniawerft AG, Kiel (werk 952)|
|Launched||14 Apr 1945|
|Commissioned||1 May 1945||Oblt. Ludwig Ferdinand von Friedeburg|
|Successes||No ships sunk or damaged|
Scuttled on 5 May 1945 in Gelting Bay. Wreck broken up.
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-4710 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.