|Ordered||8 Jun 1942|
|Laid down||19 Jul 1943||F Schichau GmbH, Danzig (werk 1588)|
|Launched||16 Feb 1944|
|Commissioned||4 May 1944||Oblt. Gerhard Stoelker|
|Successes||1 ship damaged, total tonnage 7,198 GRT|
1 ship a total loss, total tonnage 8,262 GRT
Surrendered on 13 May 1945 at Loch Eriboll, Scotland (Waller & Niestlé, 2010).
Transferred to Lisahally, Northern Ireland.
Operation Deadlight (post-war Allied operation, info)
Previously recorded fate
- Surrendered at Portland on May 10, 1945.
This boat was fitted with a Schnorchel underwater-breathing apparatus in November 1944.
Men lost from U-boats
Unlike many other U-boats, which during their service lost men due to accidents and various other causes, U-825 did not suffer any casualties (we know of) until the time of her loss.
We have 1 emblem entry for this boat. See the emblem page for this boat or view emblems individually below.
Octopus and Ship