Oberleutnant zur See (Crew X/39)
No ships sunk or damaged.
|Born ||31 Jul 1920|| ||Wiesbaden|
|Died ||29 Apr 2003||(82)|
Kriegsmarine Crew photo
|16 Sep 1939|| ||Offiziersanwärter|
|1 Jul 1940|| ||Fähnrich der Marinewaffenwesen|
|1 Mar 1942|| ||Leutnant der Marinewaffenwesen|
|1 Oct 1943|| ||Oberleutnant zur See|
|U-146 ||22 Dec 1944 ||9 Mar 1945 || No war patrols |
Wüst began his career in the weapons branch before transferring to being a line officer.
Patrol info for Helmuth Wüst
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.