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1946 Obituary 
"...From his early youth, his main interest was engineering, and while be was studying at the Technical College of Burgdorf, prior to graduating in 1897, he was gaining practical experience in the Bell Foundry at Zollikofen, and later in the Locomotive and Coach Repair shed at Herzogenbuchsee..." [More]
1946 Obituary