|Short Name:||A. E. R. Brauer|
|Full Name:||Brauer, A. (Alfred Earnest Richard), 1866-1949|
Alfred Brauer was born on August 1, 1866, near Adelaide, Australia. He studied law in Australia, but switched to theology, went to America and graduated from Concordia Theological Seminary in Springfield, Illinois (1890). He returned to Australia to serve as a pastor, and also edited the Australian Lutheran, and contributed translations to the 1925 Australian Lutheran Hymn-Book. He also was the author of Under the Southern Cross. He died on October 16, 1949.