Life and work
Hermann Troppenz was the eldest of seven children of the locksmith August Troppenz (born September 30, 1854 in Bahrensdorf, Beeskow ; † December 1, 1915 in Braunschweig) and his wife Katharina, née. Nolte (born October 5, 1860 in Fretterode ). One of his siblings was Walter Troppenz , who became known as a writer, especially of science fiction novels. After attending school, Troppenz completed a commercial apprenticeship and initially worked in administration. He had been active in social policy since 1923 and later held a managerial position at a health insurance company. After the " seizure of power " by the National Socialists, he was released without notice and arrested. From 1945 he was head of a health insurance company.
Troppenz was a member of the SPD from 1919 to 1933 and since 1945. In 1946 he was elected chairman of the SPD district association Helmstedt .
Troppenz was a member of the district council of the Helmstedt district . He was a member of the German Bundestag from 1949 to 1953 from its first election . In parliament he represented the constituency of Braunschweig-Land - Helmstedt.
- Rudolf Vierhaus , Ludolf Herbst (eds.), Bruno Jahn (collaborators): Biographical manual of the members of the German Bundestag. 1949-2002. Vol. 2: N-Z. Attachment. KG Saur, Munich 2002, ISBN 3-598-23782-0 , p. 885.
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||German politician (SPD), Member of the Bundestag|
|DATE OF BIRTH||January 22, 1889|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Braunschweig|
|DATE OF DEATH||March 10, 1964|
|Place of death||Braunschweig|