Party affiliation: Union of French Democrats
Deputy, Mouvement Républicain Populaire, La Moselle, 1956-1962. Deputy, La Moselle, 1973, re-elected 1978, 1981, 1986, 1988. Joined Union for French Democracy group in National Assembly.
Deputy chairman. National Assembly foreign affairs commission, 1973-1980. General councillor. Rohrbach-les-Bitche, 195870, re-elected in 1976 and 1982. Mayor. Rohrbach-Ies Bitche, since 1977.
Adviser, French overseas trade, since 1970. Member of the European Parliament (Union for France in Europe list), 1979-1984. Lawyer at the Sarreguemines, since 1952.