Friday, 26 September 2014

Hermann Löns

Today we remember Hermann Löns, who died on the 26th September 1914, Löns was killed in action during an assault on a French position at Loivre near Reims in France.

Author of the 'wehrbauern' classic novel The Warwolf (Der Wehrwolf) about a Saxony peasant called Harm Wulf who is forced to fight a guerilla war against foreign mercenaries during the Thirty Years war.

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