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Eggert, Kurt John


Kurt John Eggert was born May 8, 1923 in Wausau, Wisconsin and baptized by his father on May 15. He moved to Watertown, Wisconsin in 1929 when his father was called as pastor of St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, and was confirmed there in 1936. He attended Northwestern Preparatory School, Northwestern College and Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary graduating in 1947. He served as an instructor for one year each at Bethany Lutheran College and Michigan Lutheran Seminary. Pastor Eggert was married on June 27, 1948 to the former Ruth Westcott in Watertown, Wisconsin.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

The Kurt J. Eggert Archival Collection.

Identifier: B006
Scope and Contents The records consist of documents pertaining to Pastor Eggert’s involvement in various synodical projects and committees. The records also contain a significant amount of information pertaining to the Lutheran Guideposts (and its predecessor Guideposts for Youth) television program including scripts, schedules, notes, and correspondence.