General Dr. Otto
Nirrnheim
Male
Germany
1883-02-17
Hamburg, Germany
1914-10-11
Vermelles, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France


About

As well being a lawn tennis player, Dr Otto Nirrnheim was an important figure in the early decades of the sport in Germany. In 1902, he was one of the co-founders of the German Lawn Tennis Federation (Deutscher Lawn-Tennis-Bund), an organisation he would later head. Dr Otto Nirrnheim was killed at the start of World War One, during the Battle of Vermelles, in the French department of Nord-Pas-de-Calais, while fighting as part of the 3rd Company of German Grenadier Regiment No. 110.



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Archive statistics 1899 - 1911
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34
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Tournaments German International Championships - 1911 Ireland vs. Germany - 1910 German International Championships - 1909 Championships of Hamburg - 1909 German International Championships - 1907 Wiesbaden Cup - 1907 German International Championships - 1905 German National Championships - 1905 German International Championships - 1904 Championships of Hamburg - 1904 German International Championships - 1903 Championships of Hamburg - 1903 Wiesbaden Championships - 1903 German International Championships - 1902 German National Championships - 1899 Heiligendammer Cup - 1899

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