Albert Oesch
  • 19.04.1897: born in Balgach (Switzerland)
  • Studies/studies : High school in Einsiedeln 
  • 1920: Ordination to the priesthood
  • 1929: Parish priest of Thal
  • 1940: President of the Mothers' Association (Switzerland), aid to refugees and Italian workers; Secretary of the Swiss Lieutenancy and moderator at the Congress of the Order of the Holy Sepulchre, member of the Consulta and the Magisterium
  • 1947: Canon of the Holy Sepulchre
  • 1957-1959: directs the work of the Beit Jala seminary
  • 05.04.1962: death caused by thrombosis
  • 06.04.1962: burial in Gethsemane