Nebraska Authors

Ingeborg Franz

Born 1919-03-19 Stettin (GERMANY)

Daughter of Walter and Hedwig Doerksen

Died 2008-04-01
Aurora, NE (USA)

Aurora, NE (USA)
Aurora Cemetery

Inge wrote her memoirs after becoming legally blind. Her book describes life in Germany prior to World War II and her experiences living in war-torn Germany through her emigration to Nebraska in 1951 where she spent the rest of her life.

Places Lived

York, NE
Hampton NE
Aurora, NE

Author Of

  • Biography


High School, GERMANY


Farm wife


Let There Be Peace ... Ingeborg's Memoirs. 1986.

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