Born: March 11, 1866, Grundy County, Iowa (birth name: Herman Heinrich Moritz Brueckner).
Died: January 25, 1942, Hebron, Nebraska (funeral held in Beatrice, Nebraska).
Buried: St. Paul’s Lutheran Cemetery, Waverly, Iowa.
Herman was the son of Herman Brueckner and Sophia Grannstodt, and husband of Dorothea Staehling.
Ordained in 1888, he served pastorates in Illinois, Michigan, Kentucky, and Wisconsin.
He later moved to Iowa City, Iowa, and received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Iowa State University in 1917. In 1926, he joined the faculty of Hebron College in Nebraska.
In 1938, Wartburg Seminary, Dubuque, Iowa, conferred an honorary Doctor of Divinity degree on him. He retired as professor emeritus from Hebron College in 1941.
If you know where to get a good head-and-shoulders photo of Brueckner (at least 200×300 pixels), would you ?