Rudolf was born on 17 January 1881.
A dairy farm worker from Dornbirn, Austria,
Recalled as a reservist in July 1914, he saw service in Austria and then Poland, taking part in the Battles of Limanowa in December 1914 and Bukowina in March 1915.
Rudolf was killed in action near Czernowitz, Ukraine on 14 July 1915.
His grave location is unrecorded.
14 July 1915 killed in action.
Research by David O'Mara.
Ehrenbuch Weltkrieg 1914-18 , Ehrenbuch Dornbirn (Band 6: Vermisste u. später Verstorbene) :
Kameradschaftsbund d. Kriegsteilnehmer 1914-1918, Dornbirn 1934 (Stadtarchiv Dornbirn)
Österreichischen Schwarzen Kreuzes Kriegsgräberfürsorge (www.osk.at )
Der Gebirgskrieg 1915-18 ( http://gebirgskrieg.heimat.eu/index.htm )
Österreich-Ungarns letzter Krieg 1914–1918.( Band I–VII) : Pub. Vienna 1930 – 1939.