|Birthplace:||Brunswick, Lower Saxony, Germany|
|Death:||Died in Dunedin, Dunedin City, Otago, New Zealand|
|Managed by:||Jason Scott Wills|
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About Willi Fels
Willi Fels (17 April 1858–29 June 1946) was a New Zealand merchant, collector and philanthropist. He was born in Halle an der Weser, Germany on 17 April 1858. Fels had a keen interest in history and classics, but rather than going to university he became manager of the family's woollen mill near Paderborn.