Baumtrog, Josef P.

Profession: 
Clergy
Biography: 

Father Baumtrog, brother of Father Augustin Baumtrog, was born in 1873 in the Volga Region. He was ordained in 1897 and served the parish of Semenovka until 1915. He served as a representative of the Volga Germans to the District Duma. He was shot by Bolshevik troops in Kamyshin in 1921.

Source(s): 

- Reinelt, Kurt. Lebensbilder russlanddeutscher Märtyrer: Bischöfe und Priester. Fargo ND: The North Dakota State University, Germans from Russia Heritage Collection

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