Fachportal zur Geschichte und Kultur der Deutschen in Kaukasien

7. Surgery of Dr. Hurr

Dr. Hurr

Dr. Willhelm Hurr (1887-1937) and Luise Hurr (neé Vohrer, 1989-1975)

Lived in this house. After studying in Dorpat and serving as a military surgeon in World War I, he was a doctor and hygienist in the German colonies in Azerbaijan until his arrest in 1995. He was shot in 1935 in Baku and rehabilitated in 1959. In 1979, a hotel opened up here.