August Künzler Big Game Ranch in Tanzania

August Künzler Big Game Ranch
OwnerAugust Künzler
Closed down1979
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August Künzler (1901-1983) was a Swiss gardener from Kesswil in Thurgau, who emigrated 1929 to former Tanganyika, and after the second world war became a prolific animal trader.

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August Künzler Big Game Ranch, Elephant Encyclopedia, Koehl, D. (2020), (available online at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Alfred Adolf Häsler: Der Weizenkönig von Tanganjika: Abenteuer eines Lebens. Die Geschichte des Schweizer Pioniers August Künzler. Verlag Huber, Frauenfeld 1980, ISBN 3-7193-0690-9.
  • Christian Hunziker: Auswanderer, Tierfänger, Weizenkönig. August Künzler (1901–1983) erinnert und erzählt. Unpublizierte Masterarbeit, Zürich 2014.

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