The son of a factory worker worked as an errand boy in a department store and as a clerk in his youth. After the First World War he joined the socialist youth workers, became a member of the SPD and lived in Magdeburg in the Third Reich . After the National Socialists came to power in 1933, he was temporarily arrested and placed under police supervision.
Brennecke wrote for the journal Der deutsche Schriftsteller , the official organ of the Reichsschrifttumskammer .
In the 1950s he moved back to Halberstadt as a freelance writer. He was the father of the writer Wolf D. Brennecke .
- The call of construction , in: Der Deutschen Schriftsteller, Berlin, February 1938
- Escape from Calais - Tale from the World War , 1938
- The last days of Baliburg , youth story, 1938
- Short story or novella , in: The German writer, Berlin, April 1938
- A brave man , in: The German writer, Berlin, March 1939
- Your drink is full , 1954
- At the gate of the future , 1956
- The Long Matz Festival , 1958
- In the shadow of Monte Neroso , 1960
- Kürschner's German Literature Calendar 1943, page 124.
- Literature by and about Bert Brennecke in the catalog of the German National Library
- Bert Brennecke in the Magdeburg Biographical Lexicon
|ALTERNATIVE NAMES||Brennecke, Albert (real name)|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||German writer|
|DATE OF BIRTH||December 13, 1898|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Halberstadt|
|DATE OF DEATH||August 31, 1970|