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Friedrich Dethlefs

Deutsches Rundfunkarchiv
Head of the radio department at the DRA
Friedrich Dethlefs is head of the radio department at the DRA (Deutsches Rundfunkarchiv/German Broadcasting Archive). He oversees the documentation and digitization of the audio collection, which focuses on the recordings of the Reichs-Rundfunk-Gesellschaft (1929-1945) and GDR radio (1945-1991). Based on his extensive experience in the assessment and contextualization of historical audio material his particular endeavor is to expand our knowlege of German radio in WWII.