|Our member Max Hertsch died on 31 March 2008.
He was a prominent dealer, editor of the "Berner Briefmarken-Zeitung" and one of the most important experts in Switzerland.
Max Hertsch joined the A.I.E.P. in 1965. He became also an Associated foreign member of the Academie de Philatelie in France and was also a member of many other societies.
In 1983 he signed the Roll of Distinguished Philatelists.
Max Hertsch received the Hunziker-Medal of the A.I.E.P. in 1998.