Schwäbisch Gmünd

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Schwäbisch Gmünd

(shvĕb`ĭsh gəmünt`) or

Gmünd,

city (1994 pop. 63,701), Baden-Württemberg, S Germany, on the Rems River, at the northern foot of the Swabian Jura Mts. It has long been known as a gold-working and silver-working center; other manufactures include machinery and glass. Founded by the mid-12th cent., Schwäbisch Gmünd was a free imperial city from 1268 until 1803, when it passed to Württemberg. Noteworthy buildings include the city hall (1783–85) and the St. Johanniskirche (1210–30), a late Romanesque church.
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The reason for the crash in a wooded area near the town of Schwaebisch Gmuend is not clear at this time, police said.
In the town of Schwaebisch Gmuend, a fireman died as he tried to rescue another person, who then also died, Dehner said.
Euline Cutrim Schmid is a faculty member of the University of Education Schwaebisch Gmuend, Germany.
German Callista Private Equity GmbH & Co KG said it had acquired full control of local aluminum foundries MWK Renningen GmbH and MWK Schwaebisch Gmuend GmbH from GeorgsmarienhUtte Group, which serves the mobility, energy and mechanical engineering segments, for an undisclosed amount.
6 May 2014 - German Callista Private Equity GmbH & Co KG said Tuesday it had acquired full control of local aluminum foundries MWK Renningen GmbH and MWK Schwaebisch Gmuend GmbH from GeorgsmarienhUtte Group, which serves the mobility, energy and mechanical engineering segments, for an undisclosed amount.
Among his assignments, Colonel Weathersbee served as deputy provost marshal and special weapons security officer, 56th Field Artillery Command, Schwaebisch Gmuend, Germany; installation military police operations officer, Fort Bliss, Texas; commander, 978th Military Police Company (Combat Support), Fort Bliss; assistant brigade operations and training officer for the 220th Military Police Brigade (U.S.
With the avowed intention of healing the German-American rift evident in disagreements over the Iraq invasion by encouraging "an open dialogue about possible solutions and alternatives that could rejuvenate the transatlantic partnership and bridge differences between both nations, its leaders, and peoples," Kurthen (sociology, Grand Valley State U., US), Menendez-Alarcon (sociology, Butler U., US), Immerfal (sociology, Schwaebisch Gmuend U., Germany) present 12 essays examining different facets of the international relationship.
The council in Schwaebisch Gmuend says in a statement Monday that a firefighter died as he tried to rescue someone from floodwaters near the town's railway station.
Target: MWK Renningen GmbH, MWK Schwaebisch Gmuend GmbH