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Johann Grander's Childhood

Curious and a fast learner

Johann Grander was born on April 24th, 1930.  His parents had to feed five children in times of increased inflation and growing economic hardship.

Even as a child Johann Grander was both curious and a fast learner.  Due to times of war he had to end his school education early, as World War II had just begun.

As a 13-year-old boy, Johann was given the task of tractor driver in the fields and a higher education was no longer possible for Johann Grander.

After the war Johann Grander worked as a truck driver and that is when his fascination for all things technical started ...