|Ordered||1 Aug 1942|
|Laid down||30 Jul 1943||Flensburger Schiffsbau-Ges, Flensburg (werk 498)|
|Launched||11 Jul 1944|
|Commissioned||13 Sep 1944||Oblt. Helmut Christiansen|
|Successes||1 ship sunk, total tonnage 878 GRT|
Surrendered on 10 May 1945 at Loch Eriboll, Scotland (Waller & Niestlé, 2010).
Transferred to Lisahally on 14 May 1945.
Post war information (see more post-war boats):
This boat was fitted with a Schnorchel underwater-breathing apparatus and sailed equipped with it in April 1945 but it was of course installed prior to that date. 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-1305 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.
Ship holed by Trident