Otto front table
Vortisch left high school in 1914 when the First World War began. As a soldier, he was taken prisoner by the French in 1917 . He was able to escape there and then graduated from high school . Among other things, he studied law and political science at the universities in Berlin , Leipzig and Halle . Vortisch became a lawyer and from 1928 a notary in Berlin . In the Second World War he worked in the Wehrmacht administration from 1940 .
After the war, Vortisch became head of department in the German Central Administration for Transport in the Soviet zone of occupation . In 1945 he also became a member of the SPD. In the following year he ran a law firm and a notary in Berlin. Due to increasing political difficulties, he moved from East Berlin to West Berlin in 1949 . From 1949 he worked in the Senate Department for Home Affairs.
- Werner Breunig, Siegfried Heimann , Andreas Herbst : Biographical Handbook of Berlin City Councilors and Members of Parliament 1946–1963 (= series of publications by the Berlin State Archives . Volume 14 ). Landesarchiv Berlin , Berlin 2011, ISBN 978-3-9803303-4-3 , p. 268 (331 pages).
|SURNAME||Front table, Otto|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||German politician (SPD)|
|DATE OF BIRTH||December 19, 1897|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Plaue|
|DATE OF DEATH||May 22, 1971|
|Place of death||Berlin|