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Editor , Missionary

Gerold Robert Rupper, Tanzanian Missionary, editors Recipient medal United Republican Tanzania, 1988.

Background

Rupper, Gerold Robert was born on July 18, 1908 in Bichelsee, Switzerland. Son of Robert Johannes and Mathiilde Teres (Ruckstuhl) Rupper.

Education

Licentiat theology, University Munich, 1933. Certified in teaching, University England, 1934.

Career

Teacher, Benedictine Abbey Peramiho, Tanzania, 1934-1952; education secretary, Benedictine Abbey Peramiho, Tanzania, 1939-1954; principal teacher training college, Benedictine Abbey Peramiho, Tanzania, 1953-1967; manager, Peramiho Publs., Tanzania, since 1967; manager, Sunnhemp Seedbank Peramiho, Tanzania, 1982-1991.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: sustainable agriculture, nutrition, village transport system, producing flour from soya beans, yoga.

Connections

father:
Robert Johannes Rupper

mother:
Mathiilde Teres (Ruckstuhl) Rupper