Hellmut Niss


No ships sunk or damaged.

Born  8 Mar 1906 Tönning, Holstein

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1 Apr 1945 Kapitänleutnant


U-boat Commands

U-1275 22 Mar 1944 17 Jul 1944   No war patrols 
U-2531 10 Jan 1945 2 May 1945   No war patrols 

Niss entered the navy as a seaman in the 1923 but only received his commission during teh war.

Patrol info for Hellmut Niss

This commander did not go out on patrols with his boats.

Media links

German U-boat Commanders of World War II

Busch, Rainer and Röll, Hans-Joachim

Listing of all U-boat commanders