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Walter Curt Behrendt

Walter Curt Behrendt, French architect. Served as private German army, in World War, 1916-1918.


  • Behrendt, Walter Curt was born on December 16, 1884 in Metz. Son of Alfred and Henriette Behrendt.

  • Education

    • Student Technische Hochschule of Charlottenburg, and of Munich, university of Berlin and Munich. Doctor Engineering in architecture, Technische Hochschule, Dresden.


    • Came to the United States 1934. Civil Service Prussian Ministry Public Works, 1912-1916, Department Housing, 1919-1926, archtl, adviser to minister of finance, Department Public buildings, 1927-1933. Technical director City Planning Association, Buffalo, New York, since 1937.

      Professor city planning and housing, University of Buffalo, 1937-1941. Special lecturer, Dartmouth College, 1934-1937, professor city planning and housing since 1941.


    • Author: Modern Building, 1937. And several books in German published in Berlin. Editor of German publications published in Berlin, 1919-1925.


    Served as private German army, in World War, 1916-1918.


    • Married Lydia Hoffmann, pianist, April.
    • father: Alfred Behrendt
    • mother: Henriette Behrendt
    • spouse: Lydia Hoffmann
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    Born December 16, 1884
    Died April 26, 1945
    (aged 60)