Tod an der Mauer – wie an wen erinnert werden sollte

Gerlinde Sommer
| Lesedauer: 6 Minuten
Hier ist Klaus-Michael von Keussler im November 1963 beim Tunnelbau unter der Berliner Mauer zu sehen. Diese Art der Flucht führte zu mehreren Todesfällen.

Hier ist Klaus-Michael von Keussler im November 1963 beim Tunnelbau unter der Berliner Mauer zu sehen. Diese Art der Flucht führte zu mehreren Todesfällen.

Foto: Klaus-Michael von Keussler

Erfurt/Berlin  Ein Wahl-Thüringer macht die Perspektiven auf DDR-Grenzsoldaten 30 Jahre nach dem Fall der Berliner Mauer zum Thema.

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