Heinz Baum

Oberleutnant zur See der Reserve (entry, Jahrgang 40)

No ships sunk or damaged.

Born  5 Nov 1912 Heilbronn

If you can help with photo or any information on this Officer please contact us at gummi@uboat.net.


1 Feb 1942 Steuermann (R)
1 Mar 1942 Obersteuermann (R)
1 May 1942 Leutnant zur See der Reserve
1 Feb 1944 Oberleutnant zur See der Reserve


29 Jul 1940 Iron Cross 2nd Class
1941 Minesweeper War Badge
10 Mar 1943 Iron Cross 1st Class

U-boat Commands

U-1197 2 Dec 1943 19 Mar 1944   No war patrols 
U-1303 5 Apr 1944 Apr, 1945   No war patrols 
U-290 Apr, 1945 5 May 1945   No war patrols 

Patrol info for Heinz Baum

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

About ranks and decorations
Special thanks to Fernando Almeida for data on ranks and decorations.

Media links

German U-boat Commanders of World War II

Busch, Rainer and Röll, Hans-Joachim

Listing of all U-boat commanders

As an Amazon Associate uboat.net earns a commission from qualifying purchases.