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Bruno Manz

Manz was born in 1921 in Dortmund, Germany. There he attended high school until he became a soldier in the German army at the beginning of World War II. He fought in Finland at the Eastern front against Russia. At the war's end, he briefly became a prisoner of war of British forces in Norway and was released in November 1945. He began his study of mathematics and physics at the University of Mainz in 1946. In 1957 he graduated with a Ph.D. in theoretical physics from the Technical University, Aa