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CARL FRIEDRICH WILHELM BORGWARD (November 10, 1890 in Altona, Hamburg – July 28, 1963 in Bremen ) was a German engineer and designer and the creator of the Borgward
Borgward
group, based in Bremen.

BIOGRAPHY

He was of modest extraction, the son of a coal retailer, Wilhelm Borgward, and had twelve brothers and sisters. He undertook mechanical engineering studies, and obtained his engineering diploma in 1913.

He was wounded during World War I
World War I
. In 1919 he became one of the partners of Bremer Reifenindustrie. The company was restructured and in 1920 became Bremer Kühlerfabrik Borgward
Borgward
& Co.

In 1924 and 1925 the company started to produce the small three-wheel trucks Blitzkarren and Goliath. With his partner Wilhelm Tecklenborg, in 1928 he created the company Goliath-Werke Borgward -webkit-column-width: 30em; column-width: 30em; list-style-type: decimal;">

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Borgward
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* WorldCat Identities * VIAF : 8178659 * LCCN : n84067328 * GND :

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