Jesko von Puttkamer

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For the German rocket engineer, see Jesco von Puttkamer.
Jesko von Puttkamer in full dress.
The Residence of von Puttkamer

Jesko Albert Eugen von Puttkamer (2 July 1855 in Berlin; 23 January 1917 in Berlin) was a German colonial military chief, and nine times governor of Kamerun:

  • 13 May 1887 - 4 October 1887
  • 14 August 1890 - 2 December 1890
  • 31 December 1894 - 27 March 1895
  • 5 May 1895 - 26 October 1895
  • 11 September 1897 - 12 January 1898
  • 14 October 1898 - 17 January 1900
  • 16 November 1900 - 3 February 1902
  • 2 October 1902 - 9 May 1904
  • 31 January 1905 - January 1906.

He has left a splendid residential manor in Buea, Cameroon.

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