Arthur Willy Flügel

Male27 June 1904–1944

Brief Life History of Arthur Willy

When Arthur Willy Flügel was born on 27 June 1904, in Zwickau, Saxony, Germany, his father, Moritz Willy Flügel, was 21 and his mother, Anna Martha Groß, was 19. He had at least 1 son with Helena Wally Lenk. He died in 1944, in Berlin, Germany, at the age of 40.

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Arthur Willy Flügel
Helena Wally Lenk
Willy Heinz Flügel

Sources (2)

  • Willy Flügel und Wally Lenk Heiratsurkunde
  • Arthur Willy Flügel Geburt

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Children (1)

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Siblings (1)

World Events (3)


Age 10

Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary and his wife were assassinated in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina provoking World War I.

1914 · Germany declares war on Russia

Age 10

On August 1, 1914, Germany declared war on Russia, sparking World War I. This would not be the last time Germany caused a world war. After the Allies defeated Germany, they signed the Treaty of Versailles.


Age 14

Armistice ending World War I.

Name Meaning

German (Flügel): topographic name from the field name Flügel, literally ‘wing’, denoting a jutting piece of land extending beyond the boundaries of a farmer's land, or a nickname for someone with conspicuous sleeves at a time of dress regulations.

Americanized form of South German Pflügl: metonymic occupational name for a plow maker or, by extension, for a farmer, from a diminutive of Middle High German pfluoc ‘plow’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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