|Rev. G.W. Birkmann|
REV. G.W. BIRKMANN
Third President of Texas District
The Rev. Gotthilf Birkmann was often considered a giant among men, not only in the Texas District but within the entire Synod. Birkmann was an outstanding theologian, historian, linguist and scientist. Insects previously unknown to science were discovered by Birkmann at Fedor during his pastoral service there.