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Ernst Lemmer
Ernst Lemmer 1962
Member of the Bundestag
In office
1 February 1952 – 18 August 1970
Personal details
Born(1898-04-28)28 April 1898
Died16 August 1970(1970-08-16) (aged 72)
Political partyCDU

Ernst Lemmer (April 28, 1898 – August 16, 1970) was a German politician of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and former member of the German Bundestag.[1]


Lemmer was a member of the German Bundestag from the increase in the number of Berlin delegates on February 1, 1952 until his death. From November 15, 1956 to October 29, 1957, he was Federal Minister of Posts and Telecommunications in Konrad Adenauer's second cabinet, and then Federal Minister for Pan-German Affairs from October 29, 1957 to December 11, 1962. From 19 February 1964 to 26 October 1965 he was in Ludwig Erhard's first cabinet as Federal Minister for Displaced Persons, Refugees and War-Affected Persons.


Herbst, Ludolf; Jahn, Bruno (2002). Vierhaus, Rudolf (ed.). Biographisches Handbuch der Mitglieder des Deutschen Bundestages. 1949–2002 [Biographical Handbook of the Members of the German Bundestag. 1949–2002] (in German). München: De Gruyter - De Gruyter Saur. p. 1715. ISBN 978-3-11-184511-1.


  1. ^ "Die Mitglieder des Deutschen Bundestages - 1.-13. Wahlperiode: Alphabetisches Gesamtverzeichnis; Stand: 28. Februar 1998" [The members of the German Bundestag - 1st - 13th term of office: Alphabetical complete index] (PDF). (in German). Deutscher Bundestag, Wissenschaftliche Dienste des Bundestages (WD 3/ZI 5). 1998-02-28. Retrieved 2020-05-21.