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FATALITIES AT THE BERLIN WALL IN 1970

Christel and Eckhard Wehage

born on December 15, 1946 (Christel Wehage)
committed suicide on March 10, 1970 after a failed hijacking attempt
at the East Berlin-Schönefeld airport

born on July 8, 1948 (Eckhard Wehage)
committed suicide on March 10, 1970 after a failed hijacking attempt
at the Berlin-Schönefeld airport

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Heinz Müller

Heinz Müller born on May 16, 1943
shot dead on June 19, 1970
near the Schilling Bridge
at the sector border between Berlin-Kreuzberg and
Berlin-Friedrichshain

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Willi Born

Willi Born born on July 19, 1950
committed suicide after he was seen trying to escape on July 7, 1970
on the outer ring between Bergfelde (Oranienburg district) and
Berlin-Reinickendorf

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Friedhelm Ehrlich

born on July 11, 1950
shot and bled to death on August 2, 1970
near Leipziger Strasse/Staerkstrasse
on the outer ring between Glienicke/Nordbahn (Oranienburg district) and
Berlin-Reinickendorf

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Gerald Thiem

Gerald Thiem born on September 6, 1928
shot dead on August 7, 1970
at the corner of Kiefholzstrasse and Puderstrasse
on the sector border between Berlin-Neukölln and Berlin-Treptow

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Helmut Kliem

Helmut Kliem born on June 2, 1939
shot dead on November 13, 1970
in Falkenhöh near Pestalozzistrasse
on the outer ring between Falkensee (Nauen district) and
Berlin-Spandau

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Hans Joachim Zock

Hans Joachim Zock born on January 26, 1940
drowned in the Spree between November 14 and 17, 1970
at the sector boundary between Berlin-Friedrichshain and
Berlin-Kreuzberg

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Christian Peter Friese

Christian Peter Friese born on January 5, 1948
shot dead on December 25, 1970
on the Köllnische Heide rail embankment in Johannisthal
at the sector border between Berlin-Treptow and Berlin-Neukölln

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