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Ordered20 Jan 1941
Laid down29 Oct 1941 Oderwerke AG, Stettin (werk 822)
Launched20 Feb 1944
Commissioned1 Jul 1944Oblt. Josef Elsinghorst
1 Jul 1944 - 5 May 1945  Oblt. (R) Josef Elsinghorst
No patrols
1 Jul 1944-5 May 1945  4. Flottille (training)
SuccessesNo ships sunk or damaged

Scuttled on 5 May 1945 at Weserm√ľnde, in position 53.32N, 08.35E. Wreck broken up in 1948.

Final location

Men lost from U-boats

Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-822 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.

Media links

German U-Boat Losses During World War II

Niestle, Axel

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

Wynn, Kenneth

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