Born c.1856 near Bydddgoszcz, Prussia.Son of a Doctor. Married Charlotte Emma Netherton in Egypt June 1880 Taken prisoner in the Sudan April 1887.Held for 12years. Published his book "A prisoner of the Khalifa" in 1899. He had one daughter Evelyn.She was unmarried at the time of his release in September 1898. After lecturing in Britain and Germany on his adventures, he eventually returned to Egypt where he opened a travel agency in Assouan.He died in Germany in 1918.
Can anyone help trace Evelyn?
His wife did not return to Egypt with him so what happened to her?Who were his parents?In his book he mentions a sister.