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FATALITIES AT THE BERLIN WALL IN 1965

Unidentified Fugitive

drowned on January 19, 1965
in the Spree River
at the sector border between Berlin-Friedrichshain and Berlin-Kreuzberg

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Christian Buttkus

Christian Buttkus born on February 21, 1944
shot dead on March 4, 1965
near Stahnsdorfer Damm/Teerofendamm
on the outer ring between Kleinmachnow (Potsdam county district)
and Berlin-Zehlendorf

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Ulrich Krzemien

Ulrich Krzemien born on September 13, 1940
drowned on March 25, 1965
in the Spree near Osthafen
at the sector border between Berlin-Kreuzberg and
Berlin-Friedrichshain

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Peter Hauptmann

Peter Hauptmann born on March 20, 1939
shot on April 24, 1965
on the outer ring between Potsdam-Babelsberg and
Berlin-Zehlendorf
died from his bullet wounds on May 3, 1965

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Hermann Döbler

Hermann Döbler born on October 28, 1922
shot dead on June 15, 1965
on the Teltow Canal near the Dreilinden border crossing
on the outer ring between Berlin-Zehlendorf and Potsdam

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Klaus Kratzel

Klaus Kratzel born on March 3, 1940
fatally injured on August 8, 1965
in the S-Bahn tunnel north of the Bornholmer Strasse station
at the sector border between Berlin-Pankow and Berlin-Wedding

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Klaus Garten

born on July 19, 1941
shot on August 17, 1965
near the Philipp-Müller-Allee in Seehof on the outer ring between Teltow (Potsdam county district) and Berlin-Steglitz
died from his bullet wounds on August 18, 1965

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Walter Kittel

Walter Kittel born on November 21, 1942
shot dead on October 18, 1965
at Stammbahn 53
on the outer ring between Kleinmachnow (Potsdam county district)
and Berlin-Zehlendorf

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Heinz Cyrus

Heinz Cyrus born on June 5, 1936
seriously injured from a jump or fall out of the building at
Gartenstrasse 85 while under fire on November 10, 1965
on the sector border between Berlin-Mitte and Berlin-Wedding
died from his injuries on November 11, 1965

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Heinz Sokolowski

Heinz Sokolowski born on December 17, 1917
shot dead on November 25, 1965
between the Reichstag Building and the Brandenburg Gate
on the sector border between Berlin-Mitte and Berlin-Tiergarten

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Erich Kühn

Erich Kühn born on February 27, 1903
shot on November 26, 1965
on Kiefholzstrasse
on the sector border between Berlin-Treptow and Berlin-Neukölln
died from his injuries on December 3, 1965

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Heinz Schöneberger

Heinz Schöneberger born on June 7, 1938
shot dead December 26, 1965
on the Heinrich-Heine-Strasse border crossing
at the sector border between Berlin-Mitte and Berlin-Kreuzberg

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