Wolfgang Klausner

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Wolfgang Klausner , called: the Wolf zu Pfaffing , (born January 8, 1906 in Pfaffing ; † April 17, 1958 in Hohenstadt ) was a German politician ( BVP , NSDAP , CSU ).

Life and work

After elementary school, Klausner, who was a Roman Catholic , completed an agricultural apprenticeship on his father's farm. In 1922 his father and older brother died in an accident. From 1924 to 1926 he attended agricultural school. In 1932 he took over the farm from his mother, who also died in 1932. In the same year he married Sophie Hofmann.

He was a member of the board of the Bavarian Farmers' Association and chairman of the district of Traunstein. He and his daughter Elisabeth had a fatal accident on the way to Bonn for a plenary session.

Political party

Before 1933 Klausner was a member of the BVP . In 1940 he joined the NSDAP. He joined the CSU in 1946.


Klausner was a local councilor in Chieming from 1933 to 1958 . Still elected for the Bavarian People's Party, he sat in on the NSDAP parliamentary group after the BVP was dissolved, without first joining the party. After the Second World War he was a member of the appointed municipal council and, from 1946, also of the elected municipal council. From 1946 until his death he was a member of the district council of the Traunstein district.

In the Bundestag election in 1953 he was elected to the German Bundestag , to which he belonged until his death. He represented the constituency of Traunstein in parliament. Klausner devoted himself in parliament in particular to the concerns of agriculture and was significantly involved in the introduction of a pension for “old-age dividers” (northern German) and “dischargers” (Bavarian).

Public offices

From 1946 to 1952 Klausner was the second mayor of the municipality of Chieming , which honored him in the main town of Chieming with Wolfgang-Klausner-Straße .

Individual evidence

  1. ^ Klausner, Wolfgang . In: Martin Schumacher (Ed.): MdB - The People's Representation 1946–1972. - [Kaaserer to Kynast] (=  KGParl online publications ). Commission for the History of Parliamentarism and Political Parties e. V., Berlin 2006, ISBN 978-3-00-020703-7 , pp. 618–619 , urn : nbn: de: 101: 1-2014070812574 ( kgparl.de [PDF; 508 kB ; accessed on June 19, 2017]).