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Ludwig Forrer

Picutre of Federal Councillor Ludwig Forrer
Party: Free Democratic Party (FDP)
Born on: 09.02.1845
Place of origin: Bäretswil + Winterthur
Canton of origin: Zurich (ZH)
Election: 11.12.1902
Resignation: 07.12.1917
Deceased: 28.09.1921

Successor to Federal Councillor: Walter Hauser
Predecessor to Federal Councillor: Robert Haab

Details of elections to the Federal Council

Heads of Department


Year Head Substitute
1913 - 1917 Department of Posts and Railways  
1912 Political Department  
1908 - 1911 Department of Posts and Railways  
1908 Department of Justice and Police  
1907 Department of Defence; Military Department  
1906 Political Department  
1904 - 1905 Department of Home Affairs  
1903 Department of Trade, Industry and Agriculture  

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