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 Ernst Jünger

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Ernst Jünger Famous memorial

Birth
Heidelberg, Stadtkreis Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Death
17 Feb 1998 (aged 102)
Wilflingen, Landkreis Biberach, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Burial
Wilfingen, Landkreis Waldshut, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Memorial ID
9761372 View Source

German Army Officer, Author. He ran away from school to enlist in the Foreign Legion and in 1914 volunteered to join the German army. He recorded his experiences in several books, most famously in "Im Stahlgewittern (Storm of Steel)". While admired by the Nazis, he remained critical of them and through novels such as "On the Marble Cliffs" (1939). His most famous later books include "Heliopolis" (1944) and "The Glass Bees" (1957).

German Army Officer, Author. He ran away from school to enlist in the Foreign Legion and in 1914 volunteered to join the German army. He recorded his experiences in several books, most famously in "Im Stahlgewittern (Storm of Steel)". While admired by the Nazis, he remained critical of them and through novels such as "On the Marble Cliffs" (1939). His most famous later books include "Heliopolis" (1944) and "The Glass Bees" (1957).

Bio by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
  • Added: 6 Nov 2004
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 9761372
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/9761372/ernst-j%C3%BCnger: accessed ), memorial page for Ernst Jünger (29 Mar 1895–17 Feb 1998), Find a Grave Memorial ID 9761372, citing Friedhof Wilfingen, Wilfingen, Landkreis Waldshut, Baden-Württemberg, Germany; Maintained by Find a Grave.