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Robert Comtesse

Picutre of President Robert Comtesse
Party: Free Democratic Party (FDP)
Born on: 14.08.1847
Place of origin: La Sagne + Cernier
Canton of origin: Neuchâtel (NE)
Election: 14.12.1899
Resignation: 04.03.1912
Deceased: 17.11.1922

Successor to Federal Councillor: Adrien Lachenal
Predecessor to Federal Councillor: Louis Perrier

Details of elections to the Federal Council

Heads of Department


Year Head Substitute
1912 Department of Posts and Railways  
1911 Department of Finance  
1910 Political Department  
1905 - 1909 Department of Finance  
1904 Political Department  
1903 Department of Finance  
1902 Department of Posts and Railways  
1901 Department of Justice and Police  
1900 Department of Finance  

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