Oberleutnant zur See (Crew X/39)
No ships sunk or damaged.
|Born ||8 Mar 1921|| ||Primkenau, Silesia|
|Died ||3 Mar 1945||(23)||Wesermünde, Germany|
|16 Sep 1939|| ||Offiziersanwärter|
|1 Jul 1940|| ||Fähnrich zur See|
|1 Jul 1941|| ||Oberfähnrich zur See|
|1 Mar 1942|| ||Leutnant zur See|
|1 Oct 1943|| ||Oberleutnant zur See|
|U-903 ||4 Sep 1943 ||14 Dec 1943 || No war patrols |
|U-733 ||15 Dec 1943 ||3 Mar 1945 (+)|| No war patrols |
Oblt. Hans Hellmann suffered an accidental death while commanding U-733 (Busch & Röll, 1999).
Patrol info for Hans Hellmann
This commander did not go out on patrols with his boats.
About ranks and decorations
Ranks shown in italics are our database inserts based on the rank dates of his crew comrades. The officers of each crew would normally have progressed through the lower ranks at the same rate.