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Dictionary of Minor Planet Names

pp 730-730

(10348) Poelchau

1992 HL4. Discovered 1992 Apr. 29 by F. Börngen at Tautenburg.

As a chaplain at the penitentiaries of Tegel, Plötzensee and Brandenburg-Görden in Berlin during 1933–1945, protestant theologian Harald Poelchau (1903–1972) comforted more than a thousand people condemned to death by the nazi regime. (M 36949)

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