Summary: German retiree with the German Air Force and NATO who had served as Secretary of Treasury for the newly established Collaborative Research Centre Africa of the Institute for Prehistory and Protohistory with the Heinrich Barth Institute of Archaeology & Environmental History of Africa research institute at the University of Cologne in Germany, who became instrumental for his well-known field research campaign into the academic development of African studies, including the arts and culture of Africa as well as the archeological study of the history in the Northern African continent, such as the Western Desert of Egypt and Sudan.
Cause of Death: Shot and killed during Mumbai's terrorist attacks
Born: circa 1940
Died: November 26, 2008
Location: Mumbai, India