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Günther Pulst

Günther Pulst
Born 26 March 1918
Braunschweig
Died 5 January 1991 (1991-01-06) (aged 72)
Bonn
Allegiance Nazi Germany Nazi Germany
Service/branch  Kriegsmarine
Years of service 1937–1945
Rank Kapitänleutnant
Unit U-978
Battles/wars

World War II

Awards Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross
Federal Cross of Merit
Other work civilian employee of the Bundeswehr
Financial Controller NATO

Günther Pulst (26 March 1918 in Braunschweig – 5 January 1991 in Bonn) was a German U-boat commander in World War II and recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross was awarded to recognise extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership.

His nephew is the American scientist Stefan M. Pulst.

Awards

References

Citations
Bibliography
  • Scherzer, Veit (2007). Die Ritterkreuzträger Die Inhaber des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939 von Heer, Luftwaffe, Kriegsmarine, Waffen-SS, Volkssturm sowie mit Deutschland verbündeter Streitkräfte nach den Unterlagen des Bundesarchives (in German). Jena, Germany: Scherzers Miltaer-Verlag. ISBN 978-3-938845-17-2.

External links

  • uboat.net
  • Lexikon der Wehrmacht
  • Deutsches Marinearchiv


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