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FATALITIES AT THE BERLIN WALL IN 1973

Holger H.

Holger H. born in 1971
suffocated to death while fleeing with his parents on January 22, 1973
at the Drewitz border crossing/ Dreilinden command post (“Checkpoint Bravo”) on the outer ring between Potsdam-Babelsberg and
Berlin-Zehlendorf

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Volker Frommann

Volker Frommann born on April 23, 1944
seriously injured in an accident on March 1, 1973
near the Pankow S-Bahn station
on the sector border between Berlin-Pankow and Berlin-Wedding
died from his wounds on March 5, 1973

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Horst Einsiedel

Horst Einsiedel born on February 8, 1940
shot dead on March 15, 1973
at the Pankow municipal cemetery
on the sector border between Berlin-Pankow und Berlin-Reinickendorf

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Manfred Gertzki

Manfred Gertzki born on May 17, 1942
shot and drowned on April 27, 1973
close to the Reichstag building
at the sector border between Berlin-Mitte and Berlin-Tiergarten

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Siegfried Kroboth

Siegfried Kroboth born on April 23, 1968
drowned on May 14, 1973
in the Spree near the Brommy Bridge
on the sector border between Berlin-Kreuzberg and
Berlin-Friedrichshain

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