Born in Sommerda, Germany on June 3, 1863. Buerger sailed to the U.S. in 1891 and settled in Los Angeles in 1906. He worked as an artist in 1921 and then as an accountant for a local railway. He died in Long Beach, CA on Jan. 5, 1936.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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