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HARRY (Heinrich) PIEL's First born: Friedrich Harry Piel
"...my little Gogo, if we were all the same, wouldn't it be such a boring world?"is how he would address his 4 year old stubborn granddaughter...

Friedrich Harry Piel was born on the 27th of April 1912. He attended the best schools his father's fame and money could buy. Just before the war, his father convinced him to leave for South Africa, where he then worked. Shortly after, he was imprisoned by the Britsih Commonwealth for being a German. He spent 7 years in the camp, and when he came out, met Martha Magdalen van Zyl at a party. 10 days later they were married. He worked alongside her, building up BOSCH in Pretoria, when he finally, due to political circumstances, found a job in Southern Africa...

When he died on the 10th of May 1988, he left an incredible void in his community. He was a very humble, positive, humorous, creative, logical thinking human being. He fought for what he believed in, and was a sound pillar of the Halfway House community where he lived, even starting the first local newspaper. At any given time, he could have continued his father's film productions! He spoke German, French, Spanish, English and learnt Afrikaans. He had a natural talent of fascinating people around him, and was a born leader. He could have you in stitches with laughter and he could inspire you to your greatest potential, whether you wanted it or not..
He was a deeply spiritual man with an intense respect for every living being or creature. He was unable to kill, and incredibly able to inspire LiFE.