Kirchner, Gustav (1889-) | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
Gustav Kirchner was born on December 15, 1889 in Utenbach in Thuringia, and was a Non-Commissioned Officer in the German army during World War I and World War II. He was in Infantry Regiment 83, Replacement Company 3, Army Corps 11, and Division 22. During the 1st World War, Gustav served in Germany, France, Poland, and Belgium.
After the war, Gustav was a gardener for a time in the 1930s and lived in Luneburg in Lower Saxony.