Wedel (Schleswig-Holstein, Germany)

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Wedel, a city and Mennonite settlement near Hamburg, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. Mennonite refugees from Danzig and West Prussia have been settled here in 12 homes that in 1958 housed 133 persons. The building was done primarily by Pax boys. A church was built and dedicated in 1958. The minister of this group and others is Arthur Goetzke.


Hege, Christian and Christian Neff. Mennonitisches Lexikon, 4 vols. Frankfurt & Weierhof: Hege; Karlsruhe: Schneider, 1913-1967: v. IV, 477-478.

Regier, Otto. "Neue Heimat in Schleswig-Holstein." Mennonitischer Gemeinde-Kalender (formerly Christlicher Gemeinde-Kalender) (1892-    ): (1957): 39-43.

Author(s) Cornelius Krahn
Date Published 1959

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