Bundeswehr officer collapses during course in Bavaria and dies
Created: 11/29/2022, 1:55 p.m
By: Katarina Amtmann
An officer of the German Army collapsed and died during a course in Bavaria (symbolic image).
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An officer of the German Army collapsed during a course in Hammelburg and died in hospital.
investigations are ongoing.
Hammelburg – A German Army officer died in a hospital on Friday afternoon (November 25).
The German Army announced this on its Twitter account.
Along with the Navy and the Air Force, the Army is one of the three branches of the Bundeswehr.
Hammelburg: Bundeswehr officer dies - collapses during a course
The officer collapsed during a course at the infantry school in Hammelburg (Bad Kissingen district).
"Our thoughts are with the family of the deceased," the tweet concludes.
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German Army: Officer collapses during course and dies in hospital
"Investigations" are currently underway, as Lieutenant Colonel Timo Schmidt told
"Something bad" happened, Schmidt continued.
Namely “regardless of whether in everyday life or on duty”.
Before the test results are available, it is too early to draw any conclusions.
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