Ship ClassType XXI-class Submarine
BuilderDeutsche Schiff- und Maschinenbau AG
Yard Number1218
Slip/Drydock NumberIII
Ordered6 Nov 1943
Laid Down15 Feb 1945


ww2dbaseThe German Navy issued the order to Deschimag for the construction of submarine U-3059 in Nov 1943. Her keel was laid down on Slip III of the AG Weser yard in Bremen, Germany in Feb 1945, but the construction would not be completed before the end of the war. She was ultimately broken up on the building slips.

ww2dbaseSource: Uboat.net

Last Major Revision: Sep 2021

Submarine U-3059 Interactive Map

U-3059 Operational Timeline

6 Nov 1943 The order for the construction of U-3059 was issued.
15 Feb 1945 The keel of U-3059 was laid down on Slip III of AG Weser shipyard in Bremen, Germany.

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