Wilhelm Brese
Brese for the district election 1952
Member of the Bundestag
In office
7 September 1949 – 19 October 1969
Personal details
Born(1896-12-28)28 December 1896
Died9 March 1994(1994-03-09) (aged 97)
Celle, Lower Saxony, Germany
Political partyCDU

Wilhelm Brese (28 December 1896 – 9 March 1994) was a German politician of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and former member of the German Bundestag.[1]


In 1945 Brese participated in the foundation of the CDU in the administrative district of Celle and was there from 1946 to 1966 also district chairman as well as temporarily district chairman in the district association Lüneburg. He was a member of the German Bundestag from 1949 to 1969. In the first three federal elections he entered parliament via the state list of the CDU Lower Saxony. In 1961 and 1965 he won the direct mandate in the constituency of Celle.


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). webarchiv.bundestag.de (in German). Deutscher Bundestag, Wissenschaftliche Dienste des Bundestages (WD 3/ZI 5). 1998-02-28. Retrieved 2020-05-21.