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REGISTER 



OF THE 



DEPARTMENT OF STATE 



NOVEMBER 1, 1941 




UNITED STATES 

GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 

WASHINGTON : 1942 



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0. S. SUPERINTENDENT OF DOCUMENTS 
MAR 23 1942 

DEPARTMENT OF STATE 

Publication 1687 



Biographies are included only for those employees whose duties are admin- 
istrative or professioTial. Additional information regarding the Foreign 
Service of the United States may be found in the quarterly Foreign Service 
List, published by the Department of State and for sale by the Superin- 
tendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C, 
at 15 cents a copy. All American diplomatic and Foreign Service officers 
are listed in that publication at their respective posts, with their classifi- 
cation and dates of assignment; there is also included the tariff of Foreign 
Service fees, a description of consular districts, and a table of retired 
Foreign Service officers receiving annuities. 



PUBLISHED WITH THE APPROVAL OF THE DIRECTOR OF THE BUREAU OF THE BUDGET 
For sale by the Superintendent of Documents, Washington, D. C. - - . - - Price 40 cents (paper cover) 



REGISTER 

OF THE 
DEPARTMENT OF STATE 



Notes 

On account of the unusual circum- 
stances existing this year, certain re- 
adjustments have been made in the 
Organization Section of the Register to 
indicate persons assigned to key posi- 
tions created since November 1, 1941. 

The within-grade promotions effective 
on October 1, 1941 under the Ramspeck 
act were deferred until too late to be in- 
cluded in this issue of the Register. 



Please report to the Division of Re- 
search and Publication of the Depart- 
ment any error found in this Register. 



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CONTENTS 

Page 

Office symbols VII 

Chart showing the organization of the Department Frontispiece 

Organization of the Department 

Secretary of State (Mr. Hull) 1 

Under Secretary of State (Mr. Welles) 1 

Assistant Secretary of State (Mr. Berle) 2 

Assistant Secretary of State (Mr. Long) 2 

Assistant Secretary of State (Mr. Acheson) 3 

Assistant Secretary of State (Mr. Shaw) 3 

Legal Adviser (Mr. Hackworth) 4 

Adviser on Political Relations (Mr. Dunn) 4 

Adviser on Political Relations (Mr. Horn beck) 4 

Adviser on Political Relations (Mr. Duggan) 5 

Adviser on International Economic Affairs (Mr. Feis) 5 

Accounts, Division of 5 

American Republics, Division of the 7 

Caribbean Office 7 

Commercial Affairs, Division of 8 

Commercial Policy and Agreements, Division of 8 

Communications and Records, Division of 9 

Coordination and Review, Office of 13 

Cultural Relations, Division of 13 

Current Information, Division of 14 

Defense Materials, Division of 14 

Economic Operations, Board of 15 

Efficiency Rating Committee 15 

European Affairs, Division of 15 

E.xports and Defense Aid, Division of 16 

Far Eastern Affairs, Division of 16 

Financial Division 17 

Fiscal and Budget Affairs, Office of 17 

Foreign Activity Correlation, Division of 17 

Foreign Funds Control Division 18 

Foreign Service, Board of Examiners for the 18 

Foreign Service Administration, Division of 18 

Foreign Service Buildings Commission 20 

Foreign Service Buildings Office 20 

Foreign Service Officers' Training School 21 

Foreign Service Personnel, Board of 21 

Foreign Service Personnel, Division of 22 

Geographer, Office of the 22 



VI CONTENTS 

Organization of the Department — Continued Page 

International Communications, Division of 23 

International Conferences, Division of 23 

Near Eastern Affairs, Division of 24 

Passport Division 24 

Personnel Supervision and Management, Division of 27 

Philippine Affairs, Office of 30 

Protocol, Division of 31 

Research and Publication, Division of 31 

Special Division 33 

Special Research, Division of 34 

Studies and Statistics, Division of 34 

Translating Bureau 34 

Translating Office, Central 35 

Treaties, Office of the Editor of the 35 

Treaty Division 35 

Visa Division 36 

World Trade Intelligence, Division of 37 

Classification of Department personnel 

Clerical, administrative, and fiscal service 39 

Professional and scientific service 52 

Subprofessional service 55 

Custodial service 56 

Personnel engaged in the collection and editing of official papers of the Territories of the 

United States 57 

Passport agencies 57 

Despatch agencies 57 

Organization of the Foreign Service 58 

Classification of the Foreign Service 62 

Principal officers of the Department, chiefs of mission, and diplomatic agents previous!}' 

in the ranks of the Foreign Service 63 

Biographies: Personnel of the Department of State and of the Foreign Service 66 

Biographical reference 

List of diplomatic, consular, and Foreign Service officers who have resigned, retired, or 

died in the Service since January 1, 1906 239 

Biographies of diplomatic and Foreign Service officers who have resigned, retired, or 

died in the Service since October 1, 1940 251 

Geographical index 257 

Index of persons 261 



OFFICE SYMBOLS 



A- A Assistant Secretary of State, Mr. 

Achpson. 

A-B Assistant Secretary of State, Mr. Berle. 

A-L ...Assistant Secretary of State, Mr. Long. 

A-L/W- Assistant to .\ssistant Secretary of State, 
Mr. White. 

A-S Assistant Secretary of State, Mr. Shaw. 

A-S/2... Executive Assistant to Assistant Secre- 
tary of State, Mr. Frank. 

A- S/3. -Executive Assistant to Assistant Secre- 
tary of State, Mr. DeCourcy. 

A-S/F_.Office''of Fiscal and Budget Affairs. 

CB Caribbean Office. 

CI Division of Current Information. 

CR Office of Coordination and Review^. 

DA Division of Accounts. 

DC A.. Division of Commercial Affairs. 

DCR.. Division of Communications and Rec- 
ords. 

DE Division of Exports and Defense Aid. 

DM Division of Defense Materials, 

DP Division of Personnel Supervision and 

Management. 

EA Adviser on International Economic 

Affairs. 

EO Board of Economic Operations. 

ET Office of the Editor of the Treaties. 

Eu Division of European Affairs. 

FA Division of Foreign Service Administra- 
tion. 

FBO Foreign Service Buildings Office. 

PC Division of Foreign Activity Correlation. 

FD Financial Division. 

FE Division of Far Eastern Affairs. 

FF Foreign Ftinds Control Division. 

FP Division of Foreign Service Personnel. 

FSS Foreign Service Officers' Training School. 



Ge Office of the Geographer. 

IC Division of International Conferences. 

IN Division of International Communica- 
tions. 

Le, Office of the Legal Adviser. 

Li Library. 

MA Diplomatic Pouch and Mail Section. 

NE Division of Near Eastern Affairs. 

P A/D . _ Adviser on Political Relations, Mr. Dunn. 

PA/H. -Adviser on Political Relations, Mr. 
Hornbeck. 

PA/LD. Adviser on Political Relations, Mr. 
Duggan. 

PD Passport Division. 

PI Office of Philippine Affairs. 

PR Division of Protocol. 

RA Division of the American Republics. 

RC Division of Cultural Relations. 

RP Division of Research and Publication. 

S Secretary of State. 

SA Special Assistant to the Secretary of State, 

Mr. Pasvolsky. 

SA/F-— Special Assistant to the Secretary of 
State, Mr. Finletter. 

SD Special Division. 

SR Division of Special Research. 

ST Division of Studies and Statistics. 

TA Division of Commercial Policy and 

Agreements. 

TC Central Translating Office. 

TD Treaty Division. 

Tr Translating Bureau. 

U Under Secretary of State. 

U-L Liaison Office. 

VD Visa Division. 

WT Division of World Trade Intelligence. 

vn 



ORGANIZATION OF THE DEPARTMENT 

THE SECRETARY OF STATE 

The Secretary of State, who is the highest ranking Cabinet member, is the head of the Department of 
State. Upon him devolves the principal responsibility, under the President, for the determina- 
tion of the policy of the Government in relation to international problems. He is charged with 
the conduct of negotiations jjertaining to the protection of American rights and interests through- 
out the world, and the promotion of beneficial intercourse between the United States and other 
countries. He also performs certain domestic duties, such as having custody of the seal of the 
United States and publishing the laws enacted by Congress. 

Cordell Hull, Secretary of State 
Cecil W. Gray,* Assistant to the Secretary 
George \V. Renchard* William D. Moreland, Jr.* 

John F. Stone* Aaron S. Brown* 

^Yill Harris, Private Secretary 
William B. Sale 

Clerks 
Mildred J. Asbjornson Amelia Rambausky 

Messengers 
Louis S. Myers Thompkins G. Ricks Thomas P. Roache 

Chauffeurs 
James R. Warren Charles E. Mitchell 

Special Assistants to the Secretary 

Leo Pasvolsky Thomas K. Finletter 

Lynn R. Edminster Joseph C. Green 

THE UNDER SECRETARY OF STATE 

The Under Secretary of State is the principal assistant to the Secretary of State in the discharge of 
his various functions, aiding in the formulation and execution of the foreign policy of the Govern- 
ment, in the reception of representatives of foreign governments, and in other work of a highly 
responsible character. He gives special attention to political relations with foreign govern- 
ments. In the absence of the Secretary of State he becomes Acting Secretary of State. 

Sumner Welles, Under Secretary of State 
Anna L. Clarkson, Assistant and Private Secretary 
Inez Johnston Gladys E. Schukraft 

D. Muriel Kluczny Pearl R. Holmes 



•Foreign Service ofBcer. 



2 REGISTER OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE 1941 

Special Assistants to the Under Secretary 

Max VV. Thornburg Charles Bunn Emilio G. Collado 

Liaison Office 

Serves as a part of the secretariat of the Liaison Committee composed of the Chief of Staff, Chief of 
Naval Operations, and the Under Secretary of State; is responsible for the coordination of 
communications between the Department of State and the War and Navy Departments; is 
called upon to perform such other duties as may be determined by the Under Secretary of State. 

Orme Wilson,* Liaison Officer 

Stephen V. C. Morris, Assistant to the Liaison Officer 

Kenneth Anderson 

Clerks 

Beulah A. Batchelder Ethel Mae Adkisson Catherine L. Henderson 

Lillian M. Fryer Mary P. Mullis Julia M. Clendenin 

Paul T. Ayscue.t Messenger 

ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF STATE 

Charged with the coordination of financial questions with questions of major policy; with general 
supervision of affairs relating to Canada and Greenland; with general supervision over the 
Passport Division, the Division of International Conferences (except fiscal), the Division of 
International Communications (aviation only), the Division of Foreign Activity Correlation, 
the Translating Bureau, and the Financial Division; and with joint supervision over the 
Division of Studies and Statistics. 

Adolf A. Berle, Jr., Assistant Secretary oj State 

Fletcher Warren,* Executive Assistant 

Harold B. Hoskins, Executive Assistant 

Louis E. Mundy, Administrative Officer 

Edith L. Smith, Private Secretary 

ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF STATE 

Charged with the coordination of matters relating to the formulation and execution of foreign 
policies assigned to him by the Secretary of State; general liaison work with the Senate and 
House of Representatives and general representation of the Department of State at hearings 
before congressional committees (except the legislative activities relating to the duties and 
administrative functions of the Assistant Secretary and Budget Officer); general supervision 
over the Visa Division, the Special Division, the Office of Philippine Affairs, and the Division 
of International Communications (except aviation) ; and general supervision, under the direc- 
tion of the Secretary of State, of work relating to special problems arising out of international 
armed conflicts and international fisheries. 

Breckinridge Long, Assistant Secretary of State 

Carlton Savage, Assistant to the Assistant Secretary 

Leo D. Sturgeon,* Assistant to the Assistant Secertary 



•Foreign Service officer. 
(On military leave. 



ORGANIZATION OF THE DEPARTMENT 3 

James A. White, Assistant to the Assistant Secretary 
Winifred Aderton, Administrative Assistant 

Louis E. Gates John Patterson 

Clerks 
Alacc May Harvey Stella R. W'ojnar Rita F. Peterson 

\\ illiam W. ^^'ashington, Messenger 

ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF STATE 

Charged with the coordination of commercial and economic questions with questions of major 
policy, and with general supervision over the Division of Commercial Policy and Agreements, 
the Treaty Division, the Division of Commercial Affairs, the Editor of the Treaties, the Division 
of World Trade Intelligence, the Division of Exports and Defense Aid, the Division of Defense 
Materials, and the Foreign Funds Control Division and joint supervision over the Division of 
Studies and Statistics. 

Dean Acheson, Assistant Secretary of State 

Bernard D. Meltzer, Assistant to the Assistant Secretary 

Jacques J. Reinstein, Assistant to the Assistant Secretary 

Leonard H. Price 

Adele Thode Jameson, Administrative Assistant 

Barbara Evans, Private Secretary 

Robert T. Greenfield, Messenger 

ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF STATE 

Charged with the administration of the Department of State and of the Foreign Service and with 
the supervision of matters relating to personnel and management; as Fiscal and Budget Officer 
of the Department, charged also with the supervision and preparation of estimates of appropria- 
tions for the Department and its several activities, their presentation to the Congress, and the 
allotments and expenditures of appropriations when made; is chairman of the Board of Foreign 
Service Personnel, the Board of Examiners for the Foreign Service, and the Foreign Service 
Officers' Training School Board; is chairman of the Efficiency Rating Committee; and has 
general supervision over the Office of Fiscal and Budget Affairs, the Division of Personnel 
Supervision and Management, the Division of Accounts, the Division of Communications and 
Records, the Division of Foreign Service Administration, the Division of Foreign Service 
Personnel, the Foreign Service Officers' Training School, the Foreign Service Buildings Office, 
the Division of Research and Publication, the Division of Protocol (fiscal only) , and the Division 
of International Conferences (fiscal only). 

G. Rowland Shaw, Assistant Secretary of State and Budget Officer 

Laurence C. Frank, Executive Assistant 

Wifiiam E. DeCourcy,* Executive Assistant 

Vera N. Gallop, Administrative Assistant 

Cora M. Smith, Private Secretary 

Dorathy K. Petersen, Clerk 

Frederick A. Browne, Messenger 



•Foreign Service officer. 



4 REGISTER OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE 1941 

LEGAL ADVISER 

Charged, under the Secretary of State, with the responsibihty of handhng all matters of 
legal character. 

Green H. Hackworth, Legal Adviser 
James Alan Nash, Administrative Assistant 

Assistants to the Legal Adviser 

Raymund T. Yingling 
Anna A. O'Neill 
Joseph B. Matr6 
Marjorie M. Whiteman 
Frederick M. Diven 
John Maktos 
Durward V. Sandifer 

Clerks 



Joseph R. Baker 
Ralph W. S. Hill 
Richard W. Flournoy 
William R. Vallance 
Benedict M. English 
Frank X. Ward 
D. A. McDougal 



George S. Knight 
Walter E. Pelton 
E. Barbour Hutchison 
Katherine B. Fite 
John W. Halderman 
William W. Bishop, Jr 
H. Alberta Colclaser 



Mary Alice Duffy 
Florence G. Sweet 
Catharine M. Daley 



Wallace W. Carter 



Mary Kate Summers 
Delena Kabl 
Eleanor M. Richards 

Messengers 



Belva C. Sours 
Frances C. Clymer 



Lewis A. Morse 



ADVISER ON POLITICAL RELATIONS 

Charged, under the Secretary of State and the Under Secretary, with the supervision of such divisions 
having general charge of relations with foreign states as may be assigned to him, and with 
giving advice and assistance in connection with special questions in the fields of foreign policy 
and diplomatic action and performing other duties of a supervisory or advisory nature. 

James Clement Dunn, Adviser on Political Relations 

Albena M. Wilcox, Private Secretary 

Frances M. Beach 



ADVISER ON POLITICAL RELATIONS 

Charged, under the Secretary of State and the Under Secretary, with the supervision of such divi- 
sions having general charge of relations with foreign states as may be assigned to him, and with 
giving advice and assistance in connection with special questions in the fields of foreign policy 
and diplomatic action and performing other duties of a supervisory or advisory nature. 

Stanley K. Hornbeck, Adviser on Political Relations 
Alger Hiss, Assistant 



Frank E. Duvall 
Zolita M. Kent 



Florentine L. Benesh 
Barbara G. Thompson 



ORGANIZATION OF THE DEPARTMENT 5 

ADVISER ON POLITICAL RELATIONS 

Clijirgi'd, under the Secretary of State and the Under Secretary, with the supervision of such divisions 
having general charge of relations with foreign states as may be assigned to him, and with 
giving advice and assistance in connection with special questions in the fields of foreign policy 
and diplomatic action and performing other duties of a supervisory or advisory nature. 

Laurence Duggan, Adviser on Political Relations 
Constance M. Supplee, Private Secretary 

M. Claire Wertenbruch Dorothy M. Zierjack 

ADVISER ON INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC AFFAIRS 

Charged, under the Secretary of State, with analytical and advisory duties in regard to the economic 
relations between this Government and foreign governments, with assisting in the formulation 
of policy, with unifying and coordinating action on economic matters within the Department, 
and with liaison between the Department of State and other branches of the Government on 
international economic matters falling within the field of joint interest and authority of several 
branches. 

Herbert Feis, Adviser on International Economic Affairs 
Leroy D. Stinebower, Assistant Adviser on International Economic Affairs 

Horace G. White, Jr. 

Clerks 
Marianna Davis Martha Swain Grantham 

Lillian W. Wright Pauline A. King 

Clarence Compton, Messenger 

Consultant on Petroleum Matters 

Max W. Thornburg, Special Assistant to the Under Secretary 
Walton C. Ferris* 

Carolyn A. Davidson, Clerk 

DIVISION OF ACCOUNTS 

Charged with general supervision over all disbursing officers under the Department; maintenance 
of all accounts of the Department in Washington, of the P^oreign Service, of international 
commissions, congresses, and conferences, and of revenues and trust funds; administrative 
examination, audit, and approval of all accounts; decision as to accounting methods and 
procedure; preparation of regulations in regard thereto; recording of all fiscal transactions; 
preparation of payrolls, financial reports, and statistics for the administrative officers of the 
Department; preparation of the report to Congress for the Foreign Service Retirement and 
Disability Fund; handling of transportation matters affecting the Department and the Foreign 
Service; preparation of all travel authorizations and related instructions for officers of the 
Department and the Foreign Service; maintaining liaison with the General Accounting Office 
and the Treasury Department in matters relating to accounts; and with such other duties as 
may be assigned by the Assistant Secretary of State in charge of administration. 

Donald W. Corrick, Chief 

Fred R. Young, Assistant Chief 

Lloyd C. Mitchell, Assistant Chief 

Louise E. McMillan, Assislmit 



•Foreign Service officer. 



REGISTER OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE 1941 
Clerks 



William V. Lee 
John A. Gregory 
Harriet S. Cunningham 



Margaret E. Ennis 

Bernice F. Lally 

E. Eulalie Shambaugh 



Fern Prichard 
Lloyd L. Still t 



Sophie C. Glukenhous 
Kathryn J. "Wilson 
Charles M. Rice, Jr. 
Harvey S. Clem 
Lillian H. Middleton 
Florence E. Frisby 
John E. Baugus 
W. Scott Wilkerson 
Edward C. Moylan 
Ross L. Whitney 
Russell V. Lewis 
James C. Hicks 
Arch Whitney 
Frances M. Haig 



Audit Section 

Louis L. Widmer, Chief 
Walter G. Walcavich, Assistant Chief 

Clerks 

C. Joseph Schick 
Carl B. Phillippi 
Bruce Grainger 
Carroll A. Propes 
Louise I. Baxley 
John A. Brooksf 
Joseph S. Sagona 
James G. Lewis 
Arthur C. Nagle 
Mary C. Morrissey 
Mason A. La Selle 
Sue M. Jones 
Edward J. Miller 
David S. Driver 



Charles H. Arakehanf 
James R. Brinkley 
Draper Bartlett, Jr.f 
Robert R. Shulkef 
Edward R. Burggraf 
Atso C. Malmi 
Sam W. Hitt 
Ruth E. Tallon 
Roy J. Ladd 
Robert B. Worthington 
Thelma J. Mangus 
Ahce R. Smith 
Hersilie P. Gardes 
Charles W. Gavin 



Victor Lee Orzeck, Jr. 
Reinhold H. Allwardt 
Delbert D. Mehaffy 
Emmett C. Rhodes 
Doris C. Spence 
Mariana W. Ray 



Hazel A. MacDonald 
Rae Welch 
Lloyd L. Myles 
Florence M. Culpepper 



Fiscal Control Section 

Horace L. Talley, Chief 
Aura I. Middlekauff, Assistant jChief 

Clerks 

Albert S. Cassell 
Donald E. Howe 
Richard W. Walmsley 
Malcolm P. Hallam 
Helen A. Wolford 



Transportation Section 

Ruth Harvey, Chief 
John L. Smith, t Assistant Chief 
Frank G. Mitchell, Acting Assistant Chief 

Clerks 

Laverne O. Curley 
J. Gradon Snelling 
JohTi R. Wheeler, Jr. 
James R. Badcon 



Rita M. Dimond 
Jean I. Andrews 
Helen A. Fleming 
Elizabeth B. Day 
Charles E. Scates 



Walter K. York 
Thelma M. Jenssen 
Ann T. Aragon 
Jane Lobaugh 



tOD military leave. 



ORGANIZATION OF THE DEPARTMENT 
Messengers 



Benjamin C. Goode 



Joseph W. Mason, Jr. 



DIVISION OF THE AMERICAN REPUBLICS 

Has charge of relations with Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Domini- 
can Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, 
Paraguaj-, Peru, Uruguay, and Venezuela, and with inter-American organizations 

Philip W. Bonsai, Acting Chief 

Herbert S. Bursley,* Assistant Chief 

Christian M. Ravndal,* Assistant Chief 

Paul C. Daniels, *-4ssis<an< Chief 

George H. Winters,* Assistant Chief 

Walter N. Walmsley, Jr.,* Assistant Chief 



Richard C. Tanis 
John M. Cabot * 
La Verne Baldwin * 
John C. Dreier 
Robert D. Longyear 
Willard F. Barber 
J. Kenly Bacon * 



Nina G. Romeyn 
Edith M. Gray 
Bergit S. Guynn 
Marjorie D. Glennan 
Germaine B. Angle 
Gladys R. Selden 
Grace M. Bauer 
Ethel A. Shedlov 



Samuel T. Reynolds 



James H. Wright * 
Robert F. Woodward * 
Livingston Satterthwaite 
Melvin L. Leap 
George F. Scherer * 
Meigs E. Newkirk 
Murray M. Wise 

Clerks 

Catherine B. Tanner 
Violet L. Isaacs 
Mildred M. Yenchius 
Stella J. Novara 
Genevieve L. Clark 
Jane Dubois 
Alba Perry 
Mary E. Simon 

Messengers 
OHver T. Willis 



Arthur A. Compton 
William G. ]\IacLean 
John R. Toop 
William Barnes * 
John F. Melby * 
Ruth Mason Hughes 
Bainbridge C. Davis 



Gustava LaMond Wilson 
Hazel I. Smithson 
Ellen J. Shaw 
Genevieve Jaworski 
Norma L. Harmison 
Kathryn J. Harrison 
Helen J. Henderson 



Harold C. Watson 



CARIBBEAN OFFICE 

Assists in the preparation and interpretation of treaties and agreements relating to the Caribbean 
area and supervises the formulation of regulations and procedure necessary for their fulfilment; 
collaborates with other departments and agencies, particularly those having jurisdiction in 
the fields of labor, agriculture, housing, health, education, finance, international trade, and 
tariffs; cooperates with other economic, educational, and labor agencies, and foreign missions 
in Washington. The office functions under the general supervision of the Under Secretary; 
its activities are subject to the review of the Division of the American Republics and the 
Division of European Affairs. 

Coert duBois,* Chief 

John B. Ocheltree,* Assistant Chief 

Edward R. Pierce 



•Foreign Service officer. 



8 REGISTER OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE 1941 

DIVISION OF COMMERCIAL AFFAIRS 

Charged with the direction of the activities of the Foreign Service that pertain to the protection 
and promotion of American commercial and agricultural interests abroad (except those func- 
tions relating to protection now vested in other divisions and offices of the Department) and 
the distribution of information received from the Foreign Service on these subjects and on 
economic developments abroad to the Departments of Commerce and Agriculture, and to 
such other governmental departments and agencies as may appropriately receive it; the com- 
menting upon, censoring, and grading of reports and other information submitted by the 
Foreign Service on commercial, agricultural, and economic matters; and the maintenance of 
liaison within the scope of its functions between the Department of State and the Depart- 
ments of Commerce and Agriculture and other governmental departments and agencies. J 



Raymond H. Geist,* Chief 
Paul T. Meyer, Assistant Chief 



Joel C. Hudson* 
G. Harold Keatley 



Elizabeth B. Gibson 
Elsie B. Cheever 



Winne H. Bowman 
Charlotte Bradshaw 
Nena T. Nielson 



Clerks 

Cleo B. Morrill 
James P. Feeney 
Virgil G. Nubbe 

James W. Hardy, Messenger 



Mary G. Splendor 
Paul S. Wallace 



DIVISION OF COMMERCIAL POLICY AND AGREEMENTS 

Charged with the formulation, negotiation, and administration of all commercial treaties and agree- 
ments, as well as with matters relating to the tariflf, general trade, and international commercial 
policy of the United States. 

Harry C. Hawkins, Chief 

William A. Fowler, Assistant Chief 

John C. Ross, Assistant Chief 

Robert M, Carr, Assistant Chief 



Vernon E. Bundy 
Jacques J. Reinstein 
Honor6 Marcel Catudal 
Carl D. Corse 
John H. Fuqua 
Vernon L. Phelps 
H. Gerald Smith 
Chauncey L. Simering 



Harry R. Turkel 
James H. Lewis 
Edward G. Cale 
Jean Hayden Mulliken 
Amelia H. Hood 
Cecil Thayer White 
Charles S. Campbell, Jr. 
John M. Leddv 



Emma Fell Paxson 
Charles L. Aulette 
Leonila Lloyd Biggins 
Elizabeth McGrory 
Tomena Jo Thoreson 
James A. Hobbs 
Christine Sherrod Orr 
Pauline B. Prescott 



•Foreign Service officer. 

tMr. Qeor?e Wythe of the Department of Commerce serves as liaison officer for that Department, and Mr. Louis O. Michael of 
the Department of Agriculture serves as liaison officer for that Department, under the terms of Reorganization Plan No. II as 
authorized by the Reorganization Act of April 3, 1939. 



ORGANIZATION OF THE DEPARTMENT 



N'irginia H. Lewis 
Musodorah W. Thoreson 
F. Louise Welch 
Corinne 1). Young 
Marie E. Mullen 
Katharine Lamneck 
Christine S. Allen 



Curtis White 
Lawrenee R. Shepherd 



Clerks 

Mary J. Kelly 
Millie nines Lingerman 
Marion M. Walker 
Ik-atrice M. Willoughby 
Mary B. McLaughlin 
Lawrence L. Hansen 
Edith P. Lindsey 

Messengers 

Franklin W. Proctor 
Roy W. SorreUt 



William Rowel 1, Jr. 
Edward M. Judge 
Wanda Pennington 
Eva J. Baker 
Dorothy P. Rigg 
John P. Bojian 
James D. Keegan 



Richard Renshaw 



DIVISION OF COMMUNICATIONS AND RECORDS 

Charged with the dispatch and receipt of all telegraphic correspondence of the Department; the 
encoding and decoding of messages exchanged in the conduct of foreign relations; the building 
of codes and ciphers used in the Department's intercourse with its representatives abroad, and 
the devising of rules and regulations governing their use; the auditing of telegraph accounts; 
the administration of the telephone service; the classification, recording, distribution, and preser- 
vation of correspondence; the custody of and conduct of research in the records of the Depart- 
ment and former War Trade Board; the custody of the records of international conferences, 
congresses, and commissions in which the Government of the United States officially partici- 
pates; the drafting of correspondence and instructions on codes, ciphers, and records; the 
maintenance of a comprehensive index and file of documents published by the licague of 
Nations; the distribution of official publications of foreign governments; the maintenance of a 
record of precedents of policy and procedure. 

David A. Salmon, Chief 
Roger S. Drissel, Assistant Chief 
Harvey E. Fenstermacher, Assistant Chief 

, Administrative Assistant 

Milford A. Shipley, Research Assistant 

Communications 



TELEGRAPH SECTION 

Alice L. Corcoran, Chief 
Henry P. Dugan, Assistant Chief 

Supervisors 



Clayton S. Becker 



Kirby L. Prince 



tOn military leave. 



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John S. Whitt 
Winfield S. Byars 
Esther C. Janson 
Norton P. Lawler 
Alvin L. Petrain 
George C. Windle 
E. Ruth Rinker 
Elwood M. Browne 
William W. Cummans 
William C. Clark 
Esther D. Auld 
Lucile M. Sutherland 
Harold T. Mullett 
J. Russell LeflFas 
Neal E. Kimm 
H. Spencer May 
Beth Blaskey 
Harry E. Fisher 
Marie Ellis 
May R. McKee 
Harry R. Ebersole 
Clarence J. Nelson 
Earl K. Newton 
Elsie May Crim 
George C. Benedict 
Julian S. Cate 
Vernon W. Porter 
Mary Cobbs Geesa 
Rufus L. Owen 
Guy P. Boutte 
Earl Killian 
Ruth E. Brinkley 
Donald Bucholz 
Robert E. Phelps 
Rex W. Ramey 
Joseph W. Reap 



aerks 

Charles Glen Knight 
Rici ard D. Stalker 
Irene S. Diachyshyn 

vans Hiley 
William T. Diroll 
Albert J. Fargo 
Frederick C. Foster 
Edward J. Hussar 
Raymond K. Lewis 
Catherine J. Tucker 
James A. Wilder 
Raymond O. Watson f 
Edward Fenig 
Albert Hansen f 
Grace E. Jones 
Melvin C. Roane 
Donald H. Prince 
Golda M. Willis 
Justina M. Tiernan 
Joe S. Henderson, Jr. 
Edmund H. Longen 
Ronald M. Ayer 
Jack M. Hoenig 
George E. McCormick 
Donald E. Sedlacek 
Ruth N. Squires 
Lois E. TeflFt 
Jerold L. Wood 
Paul Grainger t 
William N. Prussman 
Gerald J. Braheny 
Donald E. Sickmon 
George W. Smith 
Newton M. Jordan, Jr. 
Anita R. Floyd 
Clair H. Staymanf 



Thomas W. Kennedy 
Katherine L. Dedmond 
Wayne E. Talbottf ' 
Raymond J. Hubbuch 
Lee W. Harris, Jr. 
Jack C. Guynn 
Thelma R. Burnett 
Betty Fairburn 
Ethel M. Johnson 
Margaret E. O'Donnell 
Mary Tsouvalas 
Paul McNitt 
Paula G. Hoist 
Lois J. Scott 
Mildred J. Lowney 
Fay Staples 
William M. Kerr 
Mabel M. Anderson 
Jane E. Arnegard 
Harry F. Jernigan 
Claude W. Heard 
Robert A. Lukens 
Nina W. Nicol 
Teresa E. Mullen 
George F. Serson 
Betty Jean Smith 
Betty Ann Shelton 
Mary E. Vaughan 
Ada L. Hawthorne 
Pansie M. Dooley 
Lorencita I. Nielsen 
Barbara L. Ronemus 
Frank R. Hawkins 
Linda S. Hearst 
Robert H. Carter 



TELEPHONE SECTION 



Catherine E. Hannan, 

Marie S. Clarke 
Eleanor F. Cograve 
Helen V. Paulsell 
Ola L. Bittinger 
Florence E. Anderson 



Chief Operator 

Edith K. O'Briant 
Lucy K. Shomette 
Virginia C. Davis 



Louisa Pastorini, Assistant Chief Operator 

Doris H. Staunch 
Marie M. Cook 
Olive H. Engebritson 



Kathryn Chubbuck 



K. Georgia Lawrence 



ton military leave. 



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Records 

Joseph W. McMahoii, Supervisor 
Mary A. Sadler. Assistant Burton R. Kirby, Assistant 



GENERAL SECTION 

Edward E. Driscoll, Chief 
Dorothy K. Butler, Assistatit Chief 

IMMIGRATION SECTION 

David Crenshaw, Chief 

Walter E. Jessop, Assistant Chief 

Dorothy J. Dye, Assistant Chief 

PASSPORT SECTION 

Charles Siegel, Chief 

Leo B. Hurney, Assistant Chief 

Lillian F. Phillips, Assistant Chief 



PERSONNEL SECTION 

Ruth K. Wailes, Chief 
, Assistant Chief 

POLITICAL SECTION 

Walter H. Anderson, Chief 
Samuel S. Ford, Assistant Chief 

MAIL SECTION 

Kathryn H. Conrad, Chief 

WAR TRADE BOARD SECTION 

Daniel J. Durning, Chief 



Lucy E. Collins 
Marie A. Endlein 
Paul E. Goldsberry 
D. Henry Tilton 
Phil R. Atterberry 
Ralph K. Hirst 
Mary A. Fuerst 
John B. WeUs 
Margaret I. Gates 
Delia T. Buckley 
Loretto E. FitzGerald 
Florence M. Clayton 
Laura M. Miles 
Mary E. Tallant 
Wilbur E. Xicholls 
Charles D. Dye 
Maude ^^ McCormick 
Glenn M. Gillette 
Ira James Noe 
Mabel J. Barker 
Ruth Rightmire 
Clyde H. Wortham 
Gladys L Ertter 
Kenneth F. Channon 
Nell Louise Allen 
Mary A. Eccleston 
John F. Kissinger 
Mary Helen Marshall 
Margarete C. McCurdy 
Edwin D. Nause 
Florence W. Ogborn 
Marie L. Richardson 
Lloyd A. Swanson 
Lucille F. Tetzloff 



George W. Wright 
James F. R. Garner 
Frances B. Paxson 
Rhoda A. Mathews 
Frances L. Hynson 
Frank Place 
Mildred M. Smith 
Blanche Bowers 
Nannie W. Berrey 
Berry R. Thompson 
Warren V. Magruder, Jr. 
Lois W, White 
Mertice T. Leer 
Mary Jo Day 
Violet M. McCanner 
Hamilton Caitf 
Mabel A. Nielsen 
Selmer Birkelo 
Frederick J. Robichau 
Franklin G. Rothenbush 
James P. Burke 
Bonnie J. Smith 
Russell F. Geet 
E. Donald Bell 
Irene Collins 
Joanna P. lerna 
Thelma P. Walker 
Frank J. Smiraglia 
Aldora Beaubien 
Edwin L. Hindman 
Janet M. Kennedy 
Louis O. Cox, Jr. 
Bobbie F. Walters 
Thelbert F. Tavlor 



Grace D. Clair 
John L. Neese, Jr. 
Wilbur O. Meador 
Andrew C. Starnes 
Edna C. Alverson 
Twila Anderson 
Frank G. Bartholf 
Josephine B. Brown 
Jean Burns 
Claire H. Carroll 
Erwin D. Casper 
Archina A. Conard 
Eileen M. Currier 
Iris M. Duke 
Helen B. Fountain 
Louis J. Gabriel 
Catherine A. Gardiner 
Fred W. Hohnbaum 
Earl R. Jones 
Florence M. Kempf 
John J. Morton 
Oliver B. Nobbs 
Mabel Parmenter 
Dean L. Stuck 
Virgil W. Te Selle 
Clara M. Winnecke 
Louise A. Wormdahl 
Sue Steele 
Kathryn M. Davis 
Emma L. Baker 
Ralph A. Vestal 
William G. Holmesf 
Henry J. Andrews! 
William D. Misfeldtf 



tOn niilitar>- leave. 



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William M. Wayshnerf 
Howard W. Hembree 
Evelyn D. Hood 
Harold LeRoy Skean 
Sidney E. Kiilianf 
Joseph A. Czajkowski 
Rubye Risher 
Bernice M. Pierson 
Elizabeth G. Dudley 
Helen R. Dunham 
Dorothea M. McKenzie 
Phyllis E. Pelletier 
Genevieve M. Huntley 
J. D. McAfee 
Rose M. Higgins 
Mildred Christopherson 
Maxine Baird 
Donna C. Erickson 
Velda L. Franklin 
George W. Alexander, Jr. 
Charlotte M. Bunn 
Rhea C. Featherstone 
LaVerne Lee 
Pearl G. Swanson 
Lucille De Pretis 
Mary F. MofEtt 
Lily Roper 
Maurine A. Pitt 
Grace E. Spofford 
Lillian C. Lempe 
Marjorie K. Ehli 
Irene I. Konen 
Ruth Nelson 
Helen B. Byre 
Eugene J. Andolsek 
William M. Jones 
Carl Secrest 
Robert H. Wells 
Lloyd W. H. Tuttle 
James D. Joplinf 
Thomas C. Longf 
Ernest J. Hortum 
Charley G. Lanig 
Leland D. Leigh 
Edward O. Stellmacher 



Edward T. Simmons 
Ralph C. Walker 
Charles L. Johnson 
Cecil A. Jones 
Herbert E. Jackson 
Andrew R. Thomas 



Edgar H. Tollett 
Theodore H. Woggon 
Jesse F. Jones, Jr. 
Everett H. Stevens 
Warren F. Spurr 
Lester M. Yohn 
Floretta F. King 
Virginia E. Hicks 
Thomas E. Van Antwerp 
Lynn V. Lillie 
Justine L. Wolfe 
Mary K. McBride 
Florence L. Remley 
Charlotte B. Harrison 
Beatrice Phillips 
Marguerite L Zachry 
Alice Mae Haas 
Susie B. Heller 
Cecilia G. Jones 
Marilyn F. Moe 
Ethel V. Oppegard 
Virginia I. Bowerman 
Gladys J. Grove 
Beulah A. Knudtson 
Esther Lien 
Joanne H. O'Brien 
Mary J. Shaffer 
Carolyn M. Bonner 
Sara 13. Walker 
Joe F. Coombs 
Bernice L Wiersch 
Carrie M. Frailey 
Robert W. Keeler 
Margaret R. Meredith 
Darlene M. Hill 
Betty J. Hill 
Ruth E. Kloida 
Bea H. Haugen 
Thomas J. Tiernan 
Willa H. Brown 
Annie Elizabeth Dillon 
Lillian Brown 
Helen L. Raines 
Vivian A. Wadsworth 
Doswell L. Rice 

Messengers 

Benjamin N. Madison 
Cornelius J. Mackey, Jr. 
Oliver W. Staves 
Joseph P. J. Kirby 
Herbert T. Cheltenham f 



Dorothy E. Schmidt 
Lois M. Demick 
Ada M. Tyrrell 
Jean B. Bryan 
Lillian J. Parent 
Vina M. M. Yousey 
Alvera M. LaCroix 
Amy I. Lee 
Virginia D. Moore 
Mary-Charlotte Smith 
John R. Cirillo 
Louise McCloskey 
Helen G. Preil 
Virginia Parton 
Regina Tiona 
Margaret L. Williams 
Inez B. Hada 
Charles A. Patterson 
George N. Graver 
Margaret M. Stein 
Laura S. White 
Oleta Brame 
Clarence F. Holmes 
Mary I. Krulac 
Phyllis J. Rohrbaugh 
Roselyn F. Rousso 
Rosa A. Schenebeck 
Roswell N. Pinckney 
John H. Hoechf 
Marietta T. Rudy 
Clela I. Pierce 
Kathryne M. Matthew*; 
Marie D. Hennigan 
Bernice Abel 
Verla M. Hay 
Louise L. Whelan 
Evelyn Crowder 
Grace A. Donovan 
Evelyn I. Myers 
Pauline L. Smith 
Eleanor L. Plaza 
John Henry Payne 
Olivia M. Archangel 
Bernice W. Johnston 
Paul W. Stange 



Otto H. Madorie, Jr. 
Albert S. Munday, Jr. 
James A. Warfield, Jr. 
Lawrence L. Brooks 
Thomas M. Early 



tOti iiiilitriry li'av( 



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ORGANIZATION OF THE DEPARTMENT 



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OFFICE OF COORDINATION AND REVIEW 



Reviews all outgoing diplonuitie, eonsular, and otlier correspondence; coordinates the correspond- 
ence of the several bureaus of the Department for consideration and initialing before signing; 
submits the correspondence to the appropriate officers for signature; maintains a current ready- 
reference file of correspondence and an index of diplomatic precedents; keeps all offices of the 
Department advised of any pertinent information concerning the correspondence of the De- 
partment, as well as of changes in forms of address or changes in the accepted style of corre- 
spondence. The Mailing Section of this office is charged with the dating and dispatch of the 
Department mail, with the certification of copies for the official records, and with answering 
inquiries or furnishing information concerning its records for the use of the Department. 

Blanche Rule Halla, Chief 
Sarah D. Moore, Assistant Chief 
Helen L. Daniel, Assistant Chief 



Eunice A. Lincoln 
Mary G. Lackey 
Margaret Hall 



Clerks 

Virginia H. James 
Ruth Patee Griffin 
Josephine Rockwell 



Edna May Lindsay 
^L Elizabeth Denham 



Mailing Section 

Clerks 



George W. Matheny 
Charles L. Donadio 



William H. Ketnerf 
Kenneth M. Harding 



John F. Morrison 
John A. Buckley 



Messengers 



^eland S. West 



Kermit H. McNair 



DIVISION OF CULTURAL RELATIONS 

Has general charge of activities of the Department with respect to international cultural relations, 
embracing the exchange of professors, teachers, and students; cooperation in the field of music, 
art, literature, and other intellectual and cultural attainments; formulation and distribution 
of libraries of representative works of the United States and suitable translations thereof; 
preparation for and management of the participation by this Government in international 
expositions in this field; supervision of participation by this Government in international radio 
broadcasts; encouragement of a closer relationship between unofficial organizations of this and of 
foreign governments engaged in cultural and intellectual pursuits; and, generally, the dissemina- 
tion abroad of the representative intellectual and cultural works of the United States andthe 
improvement and broadening of the scope of our cultural relations with other countries. 

Charles A. Thomson, Chief 

Richard Pattee, Assistant Chief 

John M. Begg, Assistant Chief 

William L. Schurz, Acting Assistant Chief 

Carol H. Foster * Rebekah deL. Davidson 

Stuart E. Grummon * Arturo Morales 

Harry H. Pierson Ethel L. Lawrence 
Irene A. Wright 



Kenneth C. Macpherson 
Philip W. Powell 
Thomas G. Allen 



ton military leave. 
•Foreign Service offi cer. 



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REGISTER OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE 1941 
Clerks 



Madge Lee Guard 
Isabel M. Donovan 
Virginia G. Alexander 
Maria L. Aldea 



Marjorie C. Ashby 
Jane E. Grunwell 
Marjorie C. Emerson 

Moses C. Brown, Messenger 



Dorothy Shutt 
Eleanor M. Lewis 
Janice C. Knouse 



DIVISION OF CURRENT INFORMATION 

Charged with maintenance of liaison between the Department and the domestic and foreign press, 
the radio, the newsreels, and all governmental agencies concerned with the collection 
and dissemination of information in which the Department has an interest; preparation 
and distribution to officials of the Department and the Foreign Service of daily press 
summaries and press clippings; dissemination of information regarding the activities and 
policies of the Department and of the Government generally to American representatives 
abroad; furnishing officials of the Department and the Foreign Service with press bulletins, 
copies of texts, and general information bearing upon foreign relations. 

Michael J. McDermott, Chief 

Howard Bucknell, Jr.,* Assistant Chief 

Robert T. Pell, Assistant Chief 

William D. Hassett, Assistant Chief 

L. Adelaide Watson, Administrative Assistant 



Homer M. Byington, Jr.* 
Paul C. Button* 



Clerks 



Alice McGavack 
Sarah F. Glancy 
Eugenia E. Sheats 



Dorothy E. Soderlund 
Claude B. Morrist 
Wilfred J. Duda 

Messengers 



Ulysses Prince, Jr. 



Lincoln White 
Irving L. Thomson 



Evelyn McLain 
Nell G. Cromer 



Robert S. Prioleau 



DIVISION OF DEFENSE MATERIALS 

Charged, in collaboration with the interested divisions and offices of the Department, with re- 
sponsibility for the formulation and execution of policies in the field of defense materials; 
and, with the Adviser on International Economic Affairs, for the establishment and mainte- 
nance of effective liaison with other departments and agencies of the Government concerned 
in these matters. This division is a component part of the Board of Economic Operations. 



Howard J. Trueblood 



Edith H. Stagg 



Thomas K. Finletter, Acting Chief 
Francis A. Linville 



John W. Auchincloss 



Clerks 



Dorothv Harkev 



'Foreign Service oflBcer. 
fOn military leave. 



ORGANIZATION OF THE DEPARTMENT 



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BOARD OF ECONOMIC OPERATIONS 

Assists in the formulation of policies in connection with the economic defense of the United States, 
coordinating the activities of the various divisions of which the Board is composed and main- 
taining eflfcctive liaison with other interested departments and agencies of the Government. 

Dean Acheson, Assistant Secretary of State, Chairman 

Adolf A. Berle, Jr., Assistant Secretary of State, Vice Chairman 

Herbert Feis, Adviser on International Economic Affairs, Vice Chairman and Adviser 

Leo Pasvolsky, Chief of the Division of Special Research 

Harry C. Hawkins, Chief of the Division of Commercial Policy and Agreements 

Charles Bunn, Acting Chief of the Division of Exports and Defense Aid 

Thomas K. Finlctter, Acting Chief of the Division of Defense Materials 

Lynn R. Edminster, Acting Chief of the Division of Studies and Statistics 

John S. Dickey, Acting Chief of the Division of World Trade Intelligence 

Frederick Livesey, Chief of the Financial Division 

Emilio 0. Collado, Special Assistant to the Under Secretary, Executive Secretary 

Mary Jane Carder, Clerk 
John S. Hooker, Assistant Executive Secretary 
Jack C. Corbett, Assistant Executive Secretary 



EFFICIENCY RATING COMMITTEE 

G. Howland Shaw, Chairman 
Edward Yardlev, Vice Chairman 



Anna A. O'Neill 
David A. Salmon 



E. Wilder Spaulding 
John Hickerson 



Margaret S. Edwards, Secretary 



DIVISION OF EUROPEAN AFFAIRS 

Has charge of relations with Albania, Australia, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Czechoslovakia, 
Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Free City of Danzig, Germany, Great Britain (including 
British territories and possessions except India and those in Africa), Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, 
Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, 
Rumania, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Union of South Africa, Union of Soviet Socialist 
Republics, Yugoslavia, European possessions in the Far East (in conjunction with the Division 
of Far Eastern Affairs), and with international organizations in Europe. 

Ray Atherton, Acting Chief 

John Hickerson, Assistant Chief 

Paul T. Culbertson, Assistant Chief 

Loy W. Henderson,* Assistant Chief 

Waldemar J. Gallman,* Assistant Chief 



Raymond E. Murphy 
Samuel Reber* 
Hugh S. Cumming, Jr. 
Robert B. Stewart 
James W. Riddleberger* 
W. Perry George* 
Edward T. Wailes* 



J. Wesley Jones* 
Cavendish W. Cannon 
Edward S. Maney* 
Edward Page, Jr.* 
Francis B. Stevens* 
Theodore C. Achilles* 
L. Randolph Higgs* 



Frederick C. Barghoorn 
Clara L. Borjes 
Albina L. Parkins 
Howard Tiivcrs 
Joseph ]\L Roland 
Bartlev P. Gordon* 



'Foreign Ser\-ice officer. 



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REGISTER OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE 1941 



Vivian M. Smith 
Eileen McKenny 
Jane B. Bassett 
Ann E. Mullen 
Nettie N. Bagby 
Mary D. Maxwell 
Elizabeth J. Daly 
Ruth Irwin Covins 



Clerks 

Anna Mae Reker 
Theresa M. Takacs 
Louise Genz 
Mary Grace Smith 
Mary Catherine Houlihan 
Margaret J. Halden 
Eva M. Deck 
Irene E. Dott 



Messengers 



Mildred E. LaCroix 
Lucille I. Schorr 
Edith Ball 
Betty Sue Molloy 
Florence R. Mueller 
Dorothy Frances Hooker 
Frances M. Wilson 



Charles H, Fennel, Jr. 



Walker W. Smith 



DIVISION OF EXPORTS AND DEFENSE AID 

Charged with responsibility for all matters of foreign policy involved in the administration of the 
Export Control Act, the Lend-Lease Act (except those functions now vested in other divisions 
and offices of the Department), the acts of June 28, 1940 and May 31, 1941 (so far as priorities 
or allocations for export are concerned), sec. 12 of the Neutrality Act, the Helium Act, and 
the Tin Plate Scrap Act; and for collaboration, through the Board of Economic Operations, 
with the geographical and other divisions in the formulation and coordination of policy; and 
liaison with other departments and agencies of the Government concerned with the administra- 
tion of the above-mentioned acts. 

Charles Bunn, Acting Chief 
Charles W. Yost, Assistant Chief 
Granville O. Woodard, Assistant Chief 
James C. Sappington, 3d, Acting Assistant Chief 



Hallett Johnson* 
Herbert S. Goold* 
Edward M. Groth* 
Orsen N. Nielsen* 
Albert M. Do vie* 



Bessie G. Loder 
Elizabeth B. Smith 
Edna M. Underwood 
Thelma I. Chamberlain 
Grace E. Forshey 
Lillian C. Roberts 
Elizabeth J. Flynn 



Donald B. Eddy 
Frederick Exton 
Henry E. Allen 
Albert E. Pappano 
Paul B. Taylor 



Frederick Winant 
Edgar P. Allen 
Harold W. Moseley 
John E. Peurifoy 
Alexander Schnee 

Clerks 

Katherine E. Lemberger 
Irene R. Verhoff 
Catherine B. Welch 
Helen J. Horan 
Janey G. Creekmore 
Jeane C. Phillips 
Carleen E. Stephens 

Raymond Leary, Messenger 
DIVISION OF FAR EASTERN AFFAIRS 

Has general charge of relations with China, Japan, and Thailand and (in conjunction with the Divi- 
sion of European Affairs and other interested divisions) with the possessions and territories 
of European nations in the Far East, as well as the foreign-controlled islands of the Pacific 
not included therein, and of such matters as concern the Department in relation to American- 
controlled islands of the Pacific, in particular (in conjunction with the Office of Philippine 
Affairs) of such matters as concern the Department in relation to the Philippine Islands, and 
to the Far East in general. This division also has charge of matters relating to international 
•Foreign Service oflBcer. 



Bonnie V. Andrews 
Cathaleen A. Thomas 
Virginia L. Scamihorn 
Fern Bair 
Mary E. Deery 
Ethel E. Holmquist 
Anne S. Bryan 



ORGANIZATION OF THE DEPARTMENT 



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cooperation for the supprossioii of the abiisc of narcotic drugs, performinu; I ho various duties 
imposed by statutes and arising from treaty obligations. 

Maxwell M. Hamilton, Chief 
Raymond C. Mackay, Assistant Chief 

Walter A. Adams,* Assistant Chief 
George Ateheson, Jr.,* Assistant Chief 
Robert L. Smyth,* Assistant Chief 
William R. Langdon* Ruth E. Bacon E. Paul Tenney 

Joseph M. Jones George A. Morlock Herbert P. Fales* 

John Davies, Jr.* Max W. Schmidt* Elsie Boelter 

Ethel G. Christenson 



Ruth E. Kelly 
Helen E. Skoiianik 
Helen X. Shaffer 



Paul .\. Simmons 



Clerks 

Floris R. Eby 
Myra H. Pope 
Marjorie B. Whisenhunt 

Messengers 
Charles M. Johnson 

FINANCIAL DIVISION 



LaDonna J. Hall 
Mary J. Klein 



Sterling J. Jacobs 



Charged with responsibility for foreign policy in financial matters other than foreign-funds control 
and for establishing and maintaining liaison with other interested departments and agencies 
of the Government; serves as a component part of the Board of Economic Operations. 

Frederick Livesey, Chief 
George F. Luthringer, Assistant Chief 



Clerks 



Virgilia C. Laneville 



Mary C. Ersbo 



OFFICE OF FISCAL AND BUDGET AFFAIRS 

Charged, under the Assistant Secretary of State in charge of administration, with the allotment, 
apportionment, and control of expenditures of appropriations for the Department of State and 
its activities; with the direction and supervision of the estimates of appropriations, coordination 
thereof, and justification before the Bureau of the Budget and the Congress; with matters 
relating to legislative provisions and bills; with the compilation of data for the Bureau of the 
Budget and Congress; and with special assignments coming within the purview of the work of 
this office. 

Ella A. Logsdon, Chief 

B. Leslie Vipond, Assistant Chief 

Luella Ollis Rose L. Hanshew Alice Mary Hartman 

John D. Fletcher, Messenger 



DIVISION OF FOREIGN ACTIVITY CORRELATION 

Charged with the conduct and correlation of such foreign activities and operations as the Secretary 
of State may direct, and with such other functions as may be assigned to it by the Secretary. 

George A. Gordon, Acting Chief 

Fletcher Warren,* Assistant Chief 

Harold B. Hoskins, Acting Assistant Chief 



•Foreign Service oflScer. 



18 REGISTER OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE 1941 

J. Daniel Hanley Winthrop Murray Crane, 3d 

Jack D. Neal J. Wesley Adams, Jr. 

Clerks 

Minna B. Glover Margaret E. Flohr Catherine A. Rock 

Mary Jane Young Thelma E. Vettel Grace J. Kurtz 

Lenora B. Heipt Grace V. Smith Gladys WellsJ 

Elymas A. Strosnider Dorothy C. Martin 

Vernon C. Barr, Messenger 

FOREIGN FUNDS CONTROL DIVISION 

Charged with responsibility in all matters of foreign policy involving foreign-funds control, including 
the application of the President's proclamation of July 17, 1941 to those whose names appear 
in the Proclaimed List of Certain Blocked Nationals; establishes and maintains liaison with 
other interested departments and agencies of the Government; serves as a component part of 
the Board of Economic Operations; on problems directly related to general financial policies, 
collaborates with the Financial Division. 

Donald Hiss, Chief 

Adrian S. Fisher, Assistant Chief 

Edward G. Miller, Jr. 

BOARD OF EXAMINERS FOR THE FOREIGN SERVICE 

(Under Executive Order 5642 of June 8, 1931, and Executive Order 8185, of June 29, 1939) 
G. Howland Shaw, Assistant Secretary of State, Chairman 
Adolf A. Berle, Jr., Assistant Secretary of State 

Dean Acheson, Assistant Secretary of State 

Wayne C. Taylor, Under Secretary of Commerce 

Leslie A. Wheeler, Director of Foreign Agricultural Relations of the Department of Agriculture 

John G. Erhardt,* Chief of the Division of Foreign Service Personnel 

Lawson A. Mover, Chief Examiner of the Civil Service Commission 

DIVISION OF FOREIGN SERVICE ADMINISTRATION 

Charged with the general administration of the Foreign Service, including matters of appropriations 
and expenditures, rentals, equipment and supplies, organization, instruction of diplomatic and 
consular officers, etc. ; correspondence relating to the foregoing and to customs courtesies, letters 
rogatory, diplomatic pouch service between the United States and foreign countries, and the 
designation of military and naval attaches; whereabouts and welfare of Americans abroad; 
settlement of estates of deceased Americans in foreign countries, consular protection of Ameri- 
can interests and (other than commerce) the general work of consular offices, such as quarantine, 
notarial acts, protection of the customs revenues, etc.; supervision over the Department's 
despatch agencies in New York, New Orleans, and San Francisco. 

Monnett B. Davis,* Chief 

Harry A. Havens, Assistant Chief 

Maynard B. Lundgren, Assistant Chief 

Francis E. Flaherty, Assistant Chief 

Adele E. Dix, Executive Assistant 

Marguerite G. Oliver, Secretary to the Chief 

•Foreign Service officer. 
JEmpIoyee in the Foreign Service. 



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p]d\viii Schooiirich* 
Andrew B. Foster* 



Marv E. Snvder 



Carl W. Strom* 
Jack S. Williams t 

Clerks 
Ilarrv G. French 



Hugh C. McMillan 



Irene S. Lacy 



G. Victor Lindholm, in charge 

Ancel X. Taj'lor 

Clarke P. Cole 

Lucy A. Shults 

George J. Webster 

Emilie C. Kreis 



Rose S. Bryan, in charge 
Marcia Eborlein 
Ervin N. Dehn 



Administration Section 

Personnel and Allotments 

Mary J. Boutte 
Anthony A. Covins 
Edward P. Dobyns 
Paul AL Meyer 
Anthony T. DuBusky 
Mary M. McDonald 

Purchasing and Property 

Neil N. Muhonen 
Christian J. Achstetter 
Elizabeth Jane Harris 



Katherine H. Ramsey 
Devereux Parle J 
Arthur L. Spielmaker,'jr. 
John J. Jackson 
Mario K. Turner 



Ragnhild Dunkerf 
Olga R. DeBona-Bunict 



Foreign Service Regulations 

Wanda Xash Ilobbs, in charge James P. Conley 

Leases and Contracts 

Susan H. Hickman, in charge 

Retirements 

Lois G. Moock, in charge 

Leaves of Absence, Bonds, and Transmission of Commissions 

George G. Riddiford, in charge Marion L. Callahan 



Janet yi. Harter 



Fred E. Hailer, in charge 
Marvin L. Moon 



Mailing 



E. Richard Danz 



Clarence J. Wright 
James S. Hiatt 



Miscellaneous Section 

Frances M. Marsh, in charge 



Leonice K. Bechtold 
Viola H. Ratcliff 



Effie K. Turner 
Agnes U. Nixon 



John R. Wood J 



Estates and Notarials Section 

Hugh L. Sturgis, in charge 
Josephine P. Brown 



Kathleen S. Rust 



•Kunign Service officer. 
^Employee in the Foreign Service. 



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Documentation Section 
Virginia M. Ellis 

Messengers 
Lorenzo Harrod Forrest L. M. Headlev 



Despatch Agency, New York 
(45 Broadway) 

Howard Fyfe, Despatch Agent 
Stephen E. Lato, Assistant Despatch Agent 

Clerks 

Rosemary''Quinlan William C. Schults Victor M. Yepes 

Henry H. Wurts William Taback John W. Galaway 

Walter Kearney Robert Blythe Martin Leit 

Despatch Agency, San Francisco 
(Room 126, Federal Office Building) 

Somerset A. Owen, Despatch Agent 

Despatch Agency, New Orleans 
(Room 357, Post Office Building) 

Leon Zinser, Despatch Agent 

FOREIGN SERVICE BUILDINGS COMMISSION 

Cordell Hull, Secretary of State 
Henry Morgenthau, Jr., Secretary of the Treasury 
Jesse H. Jones, Secretary of Commerce 
Tom Connally, Senator from Texas 
Hiram W. Johnson, Senator from California 
Sol Bloom, Representative from New York 
Hamilton Fish, Representative from New York 
Frederick Larkin, Chief, Foreign Service Buildings Office, 
Department of State, Executive Secretary. 

FOREIGN SERVICE BUILDINGS OFFICE 

Charged with the general supervision of housing diplomatic and consular establishments abroad 
and the protection and maintenance of properties owned or to be acquired by the United 
States for such purpose; (with the approval of the budget officer of the Department) programs 
of expenditures for the acquisition, construction, alteration, or furnishing of such properties. 

Frederick Larkin, Chief 

Leland W. King, Jr., Assistant Chief 

Irene de Bruyn Robbins, Assistant Chief 

Earl R. Mosburg Gottlieb Siegrist 



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Clerks 
Helen Jean Gilchrist. Agnos M. Carter 

Isaac Ildwards, Messenger 

FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS' TRAINING SCHOOL 

The FoR'ign Service Officers' Training School is maintained in the Department of State for the 
instruction of new appointees to the Foreign Service. Only those persons who have success- 
fully passed the examination for the position of Foreign Service officer are admitted to the 
school. It is under the direction of the Foreign Service Officers' Training School Board, 
which is composed of the members of the Board of Foreign Service Personnel, one Foreign 
Service officer assigned for duty in the Division of Foreign Service Personnel, and the Director 
of the Foreign Service Officers' Training School. 

The School Board 

G. Howland Shaw, Assistant Secretary of State, Chairvian 

Adolf A. Bcrle, Jr., Assistant Secretary of State 

Dean Acheson, Assistant Secretary of State 

\\ ayne C. Taylor, Under Secretary of Commerce 

Leslie A. ^^'heeler, Director of Foreign Agricultural Relations of the Department of Agriculture 

JohnfG. Erhardt,* Chief of the Division of Foreign Service Personnel, Department of State 

William C. Burdett,* Director of the Foreign Service Officers' Training School 

The School 

William C. Burdett,* Director 

Cornelia B. Bassel, Assistant to the Director 

Robert B. Macatee* 

BOARD OF FOREIGN SERVICE PERSONNEL 

The Board of Foreign Service Personnel is composed of not more than three Assistant Secretaries 
of State designated by the Secretary of State, one of whom, the Assistant Secretary of State 
having supervision over the Division of Foreign Service Personnel, is chairman. In addition, 
under the provisions of Executive Order 8185 of June 29, 1939, one officer of the Department 
of Commerce and one officer of the Department of Agriculture are members of the Board, 
sitting as such only when matters of interest to their respective Departments are under con- 
sideration. The duties of the Board of Foreign Service Personnel, under Executive Order 
5642 of June 8, 1931, are: to submit to the Secretary of State for approval, lists of Foreign 
Service officers in which they are graded in accordance with their relative efficiency and value 
to the Service; to recommend promotions in the Foreign Service and to furnish the Secretary 
of State with lists of Foreign Service officers who have demonstrated special capacity for 
promotion to the grade of minister; to submit to the Secretary of State, for approval and 
transmission to the President, the names of those officers and employees of the Department 
of State who are recommended for appointment by transfer to the position of Foreign Service 
officer; to submit to the Secretary of State the names of those Foreign Service officers who 
are recommended for designation as counselors of embassy or legation; to reconunend the 
assignment of Foreign Service officers to posts and the transfer of such officers from one branch 
of the Service to the other; to consider controversies and delinquencies among the Service 
personnel and to recommend appropriate disciplinary action where required; to determine, 
after considering reconuncndations of the Division of Foreign Service Persoiuiol, when the 
efficiency rating of an officer is unsatisfactory, in order that the Secretary of State may take 
appropriate action. 

•ForeiRD Service officer. 



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Members of the Board 

G. Howland Shaw, Assistant Secretary of State, Chairman 

Adolf A. Berle, Jr., Assistant Secretary of State 

Dean Acheson, Assistant Secretary of State 

Wayne C. Taylor, Under Secretary of Commerce 

Leslie A. Wheeler, Director of Foreign Agricultural Relations of the Department of Agriculture 

DIVISION OF FOREIGN SERVICE PERSONNEL 

The duties of the Division of Foreign Service Personnel are: to maintain contact with Foreign 
Service officers and employees while on visits to the United States; to discuss with Foreign 
Service officers ways for the development and improvement of their work; to confer with the 
divisions of the Department concerning the work of Foreign Service officers; to interview 
applicants and prospective applicants for the Foreign Service; to examine and recommend for ap- ' 
pointment applicants for positions as subordinate employees in the Foreign Service; to collect, col- 
late, and record pertinent data relating to Foreign Service personnel ; to keep the efficiency records 
of all Foreign Service officers and employees; to hold strictly confidential all personnel records 
of the Foreign Service, and to reveal no papers, documents, data, or reports relating thereto, 
except to authorized officials; to keep the records of the Board of Examiners for the Foreign 
Service and attend to all details connected with the holding of examinations for the Foreign 
Service; to conduct studies and investigations and to make recommendations to the Board of 
Foreign Service Personnel regarding improvement of the Foreign Service; to submit recom- 
mendations on all matters within the authority of the Personnel Board; to attend, through the 
personnel officers assigned to the division, the meetings of the Personnel Board when so directed. 

John G. Erhardt,* Chief 
John W. Bailey, Jr., Assistant Chief 

Parmely C. Daniels Worthington E. Stewart Edgar A. Shreve 

Clerks 
Marvin W. Will Mildred V. Deike 

Myron S. Garland Gladys Gift 

Arthur J. Smith, Messenger 

OFFICE OF THE GEOGRAPHER 

This office furnishes advice and information on geographical phases of current questions, such as 
international boundaries, territorial waters, and geographic names; makes studies "of the 
geographical aspects of problems in international relations; maintains the Department's 
collection of maps, atlases, and gazetteers; and compiles and drafts maps and charts required 
by the Department. 

S. W. Boggs, Geographer 
Sophia A. Saucerman, Assistant Geographer 
F. Irvine Burnham, Cartographic Engineer 
Dorothy C. Lewis, Map Librarian 

Alexander Marchant Eleanor F. Bayles 

Anton B. Fabatz June Robinson 



•Foreign Service officer. 



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DIVISION OF INTERNATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS 

Chnrged with the initiation of the policy action of the Department and with the elaboration and 
carrying into elTect of comprehensive and coordinated programs of activities involved in the 
international aspects of aviation, radio, motion pictures, telegraph, cable, and shipping; assists 
in the preparation and interpretation of treaties in this field; drafts or reviews all correspondence 
pertaining to international communications activities; maintains liaison with other Govern- 
ment departments and agencies in matters relating to international communications; and 
collaborates with foreign missions in Washington. 

Thomas Burke, Chief 

Jesse E. Saugstad, Assistant Chief 

Mary Agnes Breen, Administrative Assistant 

Dorothy K. Lange, Secretary to the Chief 



Helen G. Kelly 
Rosella M. McLaughlin 
Gerald W. Russell 



Clerks 

Dorothy B. Wallace 
Edna A. Gilman 

Harry E. Cole, Messenger 



Jeanne D. Graff 
Ruth A. Skartvedt 



Stephen Latchford 
Joseph A. Fennell 



Aviation Section 

Arthur L. Lebel 

John Russell Young, Jr. 



John 0. Bell 



Francis Colt de Wolf 



Telecommunications Section 

Joseph T. Keating 



Harvev B. Otterman 



Victor A. Wallace 



Shipping Section 

L, James Falck 



Frances ]NL Dailor 



DIVISION OF INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES 

Charged with arrangements for international conferences, congresses, expositions, and conven- 
tions in which the United States is to participate, at home or abroad, and, in cooperation 
with other branches of the Government and interested persons and organizations, deter- 
mines the extent and character of that participation; with supervision of the fulfilment of the 
international obligations of the United States with respect to membership in and expendi- 
tures for international treaty commissions, committees, bureaus, and other organizations; 
with preparation of the Department's annual publication covering these activities. 

Warren Kelchner, Chief 

Frederick B. Lyon, Assistant Chief 

Clarke L. Willard, Acting Assistant Chief 

Eula McDonald 



Raymond D. Muir 



Helen F. Doran 



Margaret D. Ward 
Edelen Fogarty 



Clerks 

Helen Hardin Myers 
Louella J. Livengood 

George Boggess, Messenger 



Mary Majure Dowd 



24 REGISTER OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE 1941 

DIVISION OF NEAR EASTERN AFFAIRS 

Has charge of relations with Afghanistan, Burma, Greece, India, Iran, Iraq, Palestine and Trans- 
Jordan, Saudi Arabia and other countries of the Arabian Peninsula, Syria and Lebanon, 
Turkey, Egypt, Liberia, all other independent countries on the African Continent except the 
Union of South Africa, and all colonies, protectorates, and mandated territories in Africa, 
excluding Algeria. 

Wallace Murray, Chief 

Paul H. Ailing, Assistant Chief 

Henry S. Villard, Assistant Chief 

Gordon P. Merriam George V. Allen* John D. Jernegan* 

Charles W. Lewis, Jr.* W. Leonard Parker* Amy C. Holland 

James J. Durnan 

Clerks 

Mary N. Birch Gladys Chalfant Bertha L. Schwass 

Lucille Snyder Ethel Mae Allwardt 

Thomas J. Delaney, Messenger 

PASSPORT DIVISION 

Charged with administration of U. S. laws concerning the travel of American citizens; determina- 
tion of the eligibility to receive passports or to be registered as citizens or nationals of the 
United States in American consulates of persons who claim to be American citizens, citizens 
of Puerto Rico, citizens of the Virgin Islands, citizens of the Commonwealth of the Philip- 
pines, or inhabitants of the Canal Zone, Guam, or American Samoa, owing permanent allegi- 
ance to the United States; prevention and detection of fraud in passport matters and the 
preparation of cases involving fraud for prosecution in the courts; issuance of passports; 
issuance of instructions to American diplomatic and consular officers concerning matters 
relating to nationality, passports, registrations, and the protection of American nationals in 
foreign countries, the release of persons inducted into foreign military service, the refund of 
taxes imposed for failure to perform military service, the preparation of reports of births of 
American citizens abroad and reports of marriages; administration of passport work performed 
by the executive officers of American Samoa, Guam, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, 
and by the United States High Commissioner to the Philippine Islands; supervision of the 
passport agencies in New York, Boston, Chicago, and San Francisco; direction of clerks of 
courts in the United States with regard to passport matters; issuance of letters introducing 
American nationals to diplomatic and consular officers of the United States. 

Ruth B. Shipley, Chief 

John J. Scanlan, Technical Adviser and Assistant Chief 

F. Virginia Alexander, Assistant Chief 

Stewart E. McMillin* 

Claude B. Chiperfield* 

John C. Fuess* 

Edwy L. Reeves, Acting Executive Assistant 

^^'ilIiam G. Nerren, Assistant 

Edith D. Washburn, Secretary to the Chief 

Selma R. Graham, Secretary to the Technical Adviser and Assistant Chief 



'Foreign Service oflBcer, 



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Ethel Myers 
Julia F. Simpson 



John T. White 



Bertha S. Rodrick 
Jennie ^^ Wright 



John C. Elliott 

Elizabeth H. Phillips 
Margaret K. \\'heeler 
Dudley L. Robertson 



Helen M. Nicholas 
Clarence T. Smith 
Eva S. Barnhart 
Judith L. Gies 
Ralph W. Whikehart 



Albert B. Havenner 
Alice M. Covel 
Gladys E. Merriman 



Correspondence Reviewing Section 

F. Virginia Alexander, Chief 

Reviewers 

Nellie Vass Myers 
Frances N. Dismon 

Drafting Section 

Eugene C. Rowlej', Attorney and Chief 

Attorneys 

ClifTord O. Barker 

Drafting Clerks 

Bernice L. Waterman 
Elizabeth C. Roach 

Fraud Section 

Ashley J. Nicholas, Attorney and Chief 
Attorneys 

Clerks 

Louis B. Tims, Jr.f 
Martha E. Drake 
John M. Powell 

Defense Clearance Section 

Elsie R. Hanson, Chief 
Clerks 

Arthur A. Everett 
Ralph Dupes 
Geneive M. Dyce 
Annie Ruth Smith 
H. Darlene Frankel 

Examining Section 

Walter P. Hibbs, Chief 

Examiners 

Mildred V. Dryer 
Louis G. Owens 
Ruby F. Rcid 



Ola May Stephan 



Robert V. Haig 



E. Kermit Peterson 
William E. Duggan 



Louis M. Drury 

Dorothy C. Phlake 
Jay R. Jacobs 
Mildred W. Gavagan 



Cornelia H. Hunter 
Thomas L. Miller, Jr. 
John T. Mahardy 
Gertrude S. Tims 



Paul W. Hallauui 
Robert J. Ryan 
Thurston F. Waterman 



Thomas B. Reid, Agent in charge of reception room 



tOn military leave. 



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Helen L. Sohner 
Robert M. Sparks 
William L. Palmer 
Willie B. O'Connor 



Clerks 

May Mason 
J. Harold Darby 
Charles L. Brooks 
Maggie Carlson J 

Research Section 



Thomas F. Farrell 



John P. Reddington 
Donald L. McKibben 
Joseph J. Nicholson 



Mary Anne Mayes 



Gladys A. Curtis 



Belle J. Abrams 
Mary P. Kearney 
Elsie M. Carey 
Mary J. Loar 
Louise A. Van Court 



Alvena R. Boling 
Alma A. Carroll 
Elsie C. Davis 
Edith F. Morton 
Betty G. Frary 



Anna C. Harrison 
Helen M. J. Loeltz 



Cashier's Section 

Charles P. Roach, Jr., Cashier 
Clerks 
Helen R. Riedesel 

Information and Record Section 

Jean Goodloe, Acting Chief 
Clerks 

Shirley M. Jeppson 
Winifred MacKenzie 
Robert C. Tripp 
Betty J. Anderson 

Transcribing Section 

Mary E. Owen, Chief 
Transcribers 

Mary V. Oxborrow 
Alicia J. Newton 
Jean A. Oakley 
Odelia M. Gilbertson 

Ruthine S. Bales 

Passport-Wkiting Section 

Mona Isaacson, Chief 

Kathryn E. Kimbro, Authorization Clerk 
Josephine M. Hoffner, Checker 

Writers 

Clara J. Bacon 
Florence R. Poetker 



James M. Reed 



Elizabeth A. Rose 
Joseph S. Zirka 
K. Louise Needham 
William R. Thompson, Jr. 



Ruth W. Barker 
Joan V. Reeve 
Mary M. Kingston 
Rosalyn I. Crummy 
Lois V. Herrmann 



Eva M. Bell 



Passport-Mailing Section 

Joseph L. Phillips, Chief 
Clerks 



Stanley J. Goray 



tEmployee in the Foreign Service. 



Arthur W. Rindlisbacher 



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^fcssengers 
Edgar Thomas Frederick A. Dodson DeArthur M. Milner 



Passport Agency, Boston 

(United States Post Office and Courthouse) 

Harry H. Bolds, Passport Agent 

Stoughton J. Richmond, Assistant Passport Agent 

Frank S. Daxberger, Clerk 

Passport Agency, Chicago 

(338 United States Courthouse) 

Robert A. Proctor, Passport Agent 
John L. Barton, Assistarit Passport Agent 

Passport Agency, New York 

(Subtreasury Building; branch office. Rockefeller Center) 

Ira F. Hoyt, Passport Agent 
James J. Hughes, Assistant Passport Agent 

Clerks 

Elma V. Waldron Joseph Seller Hulda Hultberg 

Matthew C. Earle Bert H. Floren George E. Maddocks 

Harry P. Berliner Mary J, Hayes Celeste Dunekamp 

Passport Agency, San Francisco 
(Room 126, Federal Office Building) 

Somerset A. Owen, Passport Agent 

Gordon Norquist, Assistant Passport Agent 

Aloysius O. Horan, Clerk 

DIVISION OF PERSONNEL SUPERVISION AND MANAGEMENT 

Charged, under the Secretary of State and the Assistant Secretary of State and Budget Officer, 
with the development and administration of the personnel programs prescribed by Executive 
Order 7916; supervises the functions of appointment, assignment, classification, service rating, 
and training of employees in the Department of State exclusive of the Foreign Service; super- 
vises the establishment of means for the hearing of grievances of employees and presents 
appropriate recommendations for the settlement thereof to the Secretary of State; makes 
recommendations to the Assistant Secretary of State and Budget Officer with respect to ex- 
penditures for personnel; supervises the maintenance and service functions of the Department; 
has custody of the seal of the United States. The Director of Personnel is a member of the 
Council of Personnel Administration; liaison officer with the Civil Service Commission, with 
the Central Statistical Board, and with other executive departments, establishments, and agen- 
cies of the Government in all matters relating to the functions of his Division; contact officer 
with exposition commissions. 



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Edward Yardley, Director of Personnel 
Percy F. Allen, Assistant Director of Personnel 
Harold G. Kissick, Assistant to the Director of Personnel 
Grace B. Brinner, Clerk 

Warren McBeth, Messenger 



Daniel H. Schmidt 
Will F. Dunker 
Clydia Mae Richardson 



Recruiting and Selection Section 

Percy F. AUen, Chief 
Clerks 

Ethel C. McDonald 
Catherine D. McKaig 

Albert S. Rice, Messenger 



Audrey Chew 
Margaret E. Watson 



Classification and Organization Section 

Louise White, Chief 

Clerks 
Carl N. Jones Frederic M. Scott, Jr. 

Martha Boyajian Jean C. Wilson 

Personnel Relations Section 

Margaret S. Edwards, Chief 



Bernard W. Lewis 



C. Jeanne Hackett 

Marian S. Speicher, Welfare Worker 
SyviUa R. Parker, Nurse 



C. Madge Warden 



Charles F. Hawkins 
Ruth E. Lombard 
Violet F. Kyle 
Louise B. Sanders 



Forrest D. Van Valin 
Charles F. Funkhouser 
Frances H. Rawlings 



Service Records and Budget Section 

John Breckinridge, Chief 

Elizabeth J. Marriott 
Arlington Erdwin 
John W. Jelich, Jr. 

Maintenance and Service Section 

Millard L. Kenestrick, Chief 

Edward J. Thomas, f Assistant Chief 

William E. Cooke, Assistant Chief 

Clerks 

Clarence M. Hoover, Jr. 
Raymond Cary, Jr. 
Ralph J. Ribble 



Relief Messengers 



Jean E. Scott 
Dorothy L. McMillen 
Mary A. Brown 



Warren W. Lyckman 
PhyUis Thomas 
Shirley J. Christian 



George C. Benoitf 
Thomas M. Wittstock 



G. Harold Covington 
Marshall A. Talley 



tOn military leave. 



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Nicholas Anthony 
Stephen Payne 
WiltiMi Bolford 
Edward Harris 



Samuel Small, Foreman of Laborers 

Archie Steel 
Luther Butler 
Foster Belford 



Machine Repair Shop 

Raymond L. Stcgmaier, in charge 
Eugene R. Mudge 



Stenographic Unit 

Margaret F. Conover, Chief 

Lillie B. Dowrick, Assistant Chief 

Mary Sprigman, Assistant to the Chief 



WiUiam R. Butler 
Melvin Clark 
William B. Gentry 



Eoline Howze 
Grace M. Horn 
Mary L. Meyer 



Group Supervisors 

Bernardine F. Barlow 
Mabel M. MacDonald 
Agnes Arnold La Barr 



Kathryn K. Bonus 

Faye Bush 

Dorothy Fern Berglund 



Viola T. Snyder 
Elsie M. Schneider 
Lois M. Fessler 
Audrey M. Welch 
Lucille R. Gibbons 
Lillian D. Leahy 
Josephine L Leary 
Marjorie H. O'Reilly 
Adehne L. Asbjornson 
Mary S. Finley 
Beth A. MacFarlane 
Peggy Anne Kelly 
Virginia M. Anders 
Marj- F. Shreve 
Juanita L. Ward 
Marguerite B. Berry 
Elizabeth F. Freer 
Mary Claire Wojnar 
Elsie Skinner 
E. Alberta McLouth 
Mildred A. Griffith 
Phyllis C. Dunn 
Isabell A. \\'inkler 
Julia B. Jordan 
Virginia J. Hudson 
Pansy E. Simmons 



Stenographers and Typists 

Thelma Woodward 
Pauline Jernigan 
Anna R. Wood 
Billie Derrick 
Juanita Clapp 
Mary E. Buck 
Helen L. Saale 
June C. Engleman 
Mabel F. Acton 
Lena M. Estes 
Vehna A. S. Jones 
Laura E. J. Turner 
Helen P. Rogers 
Virginia Wall Mills 
Audrey C. Kluczny 
N. Elizabeth Moore 
Brynhild C. Rowberg 
Mildred L. Bauman 
Ruth M. O'Brien 
Neville F. Saul 
Marie Warnock 
Dorothy Barnard 
Alice C. HofFman 
R. Pauline Binns 
Alice T. Short 
Margaret A. Bopp 



Doris V. Cummings 
Judy C. West 
Mary K. Garner 
Helen V. Garrett 
James O. Cook 
Helen M. O'Connor 
Jeannette H. Rosendahl 
Nancy H. Saltsman 
Almeda K. Whittle 
Fleta A. McDaniel 
Theresa A. Michaud 
Maurice Guy 
Madaline D. McMillin 
June L. Stocksdale 
Violet L. Hille 
Virginia Lee Hoopes 
Mary Ann Kozak 
Marjorie F. Speer 
Jacquelyn Ambrose 
Sara L Wilson 
Mary E. Hagan 
Marie Zinn 
Ellen B. Meservey 
Margaret E. Greene 
Alice T. Kelly 
Louise McBride 



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Anna V. Burroughs 
Cressy L. Kegg 



Gertrude C. Shallcross, in charge of duplicating 

Clerks 

Margaret W. Sutton Edward T. Stever 

Edward J. Clements 



William J. Kelly 



Messengers 



John W. Taylor 



Lloyd L. Gibson t 



Hoyt E. Wade 
John O. narrower 



Supply Unit 

Charles A. Slaughter, Chief 

Clerks 

Robert J. MuUin 

Walter B. Edmonds, Packer 

Laborers 



Harry H. McMains 



Herbert J. Meyle 
Henry John Miller 



Diplomatic Pouch and Mail Section 

J. Brent Clarke, Superintendent 
Albert W. J. Grotjohan, Assistant Superintendent 



Ralph W. Pryor 
Frank A. Sannebeckf 
Otto R. Holsinger 
James H. Martin 



Raymond Tyler 



Clerks 

Michael J. Collins t 
Roy H. Felten 
Richard P. Tiller 
Donald E. Sibert 



Chauffeurs 



Willard M. White, Messenger 



J. Norwood Cleveland, Jr.f 
John J. Sullivan 
Albert Spaulding 
Floyd C. Magill 



WiUiam E, Johnson 
Milton Baker, Laborer 



OFFICE OF PHILIPPINE AFFAIRS 

Carries out, under the Secretaries, the provisions, so far as they relate to the Department of State, 
of the act entitled "An Act to provide for the complete independence of the Philippine Islands, 
to provide for the adoption of a constitution and a form of government for the Philippine 
Islands, and for other purposes", approved March 24, 1934, and (in conjunction with other 
interested divisions, especially the Division of Far Eastern Affairs) has general charge of such 
other matters as concern the Department of State in relation to the Philippine Islands. 

John K. Davis,* Chief 
J. Bartlett Richards,* Assistant Chief 

Clerks 
Lucille C. MacDougall Dorene M. Schooley 

Frank A. Campbell, Messenger 



t On military leave. 

* Foreign Service ofBcer. 



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OIMSION OF IM{()TOCOL 

Charged with presentation to the President of Ambassadors and Ministers accredited to this 
Government; correspondence concerning their acceptabiUty to this Government and corre- 
spondence concerning the acceptability to foreign governments of like officers of the United 
States; questions regarding rights and immunities in the United States of representatives of 
foreign governments; arrangements for all ceremonials of a national or international character 
in the United States or participated in by the Ignited States abroad; arrangements for and 
protection of distinguished foreign visitors; ciuestions concerning customs and other courtesies 
to foreign officials antl ilistinguishcd visitors to the United States as well as to American ofhcials 
abroad; nuxking arrangements for the visits of foreign naval vessels and foreign military organi- 
zations to the United States, the visits of American naval vessels and military organizations 
abroad; matters of ceremonial in connection with the White House and the Department of 
State; preparation of the Diplomatic List; maintenance of a record of all officers and employees 
of foreign governments in the United States and its possessions; preparation of exequaturs, 
certificates of recognition, and notes granting provisional recognition to foreign consular 
officers in the United States, and correspondence relating thereto; preparation of the List of 
Foreign Consular Offices in the United States; ciuestions concerning the medals and decorations 
conferred by foreign governments upon officers of the United States; and preparation of 
communications from the President to the heads of foreign states. 

George T. Summerlin,* Chief 

Stanley ^^'oodwa^d, Assistant Chief 

H . Charles Spruks, Ceremonial Officer 

Mary E. Buford 

Clerks 

Stephen H. Quigley Donn Purvis Mary E. Madden 

Grace L. Graham Charles E. Hatten Bernice E. Cash 

Regina F. Sanz Lois AUee Williams 

Henry Gibbs Hockett, Messenger 

DIVISION OF RESEARCH AND PUBLICATION 

Prepares memorandums and reports involving research on historical and political questions; 
compiles and edits the Foreign lielatioyis of the I'nited States, the Statutes at Large, the 
Territorial Papers, the Department of State Bulletin, and other publications of the Department; 
maintains the Library of the Dcpartnxent; passes upon applications by scholars to consult the 
records of the Department; maintains liaison with The National Archives; has custody of and 
distributes the Department's publications and processed material; deals with questions involv- 
ing the international exchange of publications; prepares the printing and binding estimates 
and the recommendations for allocation of such funds; codifies regulatory documents promul- 
gated by the Department; furnishes Department officials with information regarding status 
of legislation; and represents the Department on National Historical Publications Conmiission 
and National Archives Council. 

E. Wilder Spaulding, Chief 

Bryton Barron, Assistant Chief 

^^'illiam Gerber, Assistant to the Chief 

Virginia Angel, Special Assistant 
Helen J. Zilch, Chief Clerk of Division 



Foroiim Srrvico omf<T 
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Printing and Binding 



Irene B. Leach 



Mary Porter Russell 
Mary M. Gates 



Tsham W. Perkins 
Robert E. Thomason 



Archives 

George M. Fennemore 

Correspondence 

Irma I. Best 
Mae H, Leppanen 

Distribution of Publications 

Charles E. Hammondj 
William G. Jones 



Elizabeth E. Storen 



Maurice B. Slocum 



John C. Hamilton 
Cecil D, Jones 



Waldra T. Nickens 



Maceo Carter 



James S. Beddie 
Morrison B. G iff en 



Elizabeth A. Vary 
Evelyn S. Gibbes 
M. Augusta Clarke 
Frances Armbruster 



Research Section 

Ernest R. Perkins, Chief 
George V. Blue, Assistant Chief 

Research Assistants 

Victor J. Farrar 
Ralph H. Stimson 

Eleanor Livingston, Typist 

Editorial Assistants 

Matilda F. Axton 

Willa Frances Shaw 
Verda M. Dougherty 
Annie Ruth Zeigler 



John G. Reid 
John W. Foley, Jr. 



Katharine B. Barzen 
Therese J. Paquin 
Virginia G. Van De venter 



Editorial Section 

Alice M. Ball, Chief 
Marjorie H. Doukas, Acting Assistant Chief 



Estelle Cornett 
Grace Alexander Grefe 
Margaret D. Aw trey 
Blanche O. De Clercq 



Editorial Assistants 

Mary Howard Eraser 
A.udrey Henriksen 
Fannie Greene Warner 



Edith G. Brown 
Katharine H. Baxter 
Helen H. Brown 



tOn military leave. 



ORGANIZATION OF THE DEPARTMENT 



33 



Carlos B. Rankin 
Charles H. Miller 
Moodv Hull 



George W. Auxier 



Laws Section 

Norris E. Drew, Chief 
B. E. Neiburg, Assistant Chief 

Editorial Assistants 

Mary Leah Spencer 
Merrill S. Potts 



Territorial Papers 
Clarence E. Carter, Editor 



George O. Spencer 
Eleanor C. Flynn 



Lillie R. Carter 



Inez J. Gardner, Editorial Assistant 
Harold ^^". Ryan, Typist 



Amelia B. Deans 
Myra J. DeBerry 
Nona L. Doherty 
Miriam T. Rooney 
Grace AV. Barry 
Gladys M. Dawes 
Rosine G. PiUiod 



Library 

Martha L. Gericke, Librarian 
Yale O. Millington, Assistant Librarian 



Library Assistants 

Gwendolyn E. Murphy 
Hanna H. Blackstock 
Sarah AVelcher 
Marion F. Lyle 
Neva Fletcher 
Harold C. Monroe 
J. Bruce Hamilton 



Vassar D. Gibson, Messenger 



^^'illiam E. Tietz 
Edward H. Bechtold, 
Oliver T. Field 
"William C. Holcombe 
Eleanor S. Everett 
John E. Kraller 
Robert B. Stevens 

Julius Lee, Laborer 



Jr. 



SPECIAL DIVISIONt 

Charged with the handling of special problems arising out of the disturbed conditions abroad, such 
as aiding in the repatriation of American citizens, the representation of the interests of other 
governments taken over by this Government, liaison with the American Red Cross, the func- 
tions undertaken by this Government on the request of belligerents, and, under existing inter- 
national conventions, on behalf of their nationals held as prisoners of war, and such other 
related problems as may be assigned by the Secretary of State. 

Joseph C. Green, Chief 

James H. Keeley, Jr.,* Assistant Chief 

Frederik van den Arend,* Acting Assistarit Chief 

Albert E. Clattenburg, Jr.,* Acting Assistant Chief 

Eldred D. Kuppinger, Acting Assistant Chief 



James B. Young* 
Edwin A. Plitt* 
Whitney Young* 
Donald W. Smith* 



James E. Henderson' 
Willis H. Young 
Alice Brown Correll 



Madge M. Blessing 
Theodore J. Hadraba* 
George M. Weber, Jr. 



•Foreign Service ofHcer. 

JThis Is a temporary division set up for the duration of the present war. 



34 



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Elda B. Johnson 
Blanche Keller 
Marguerite R. Roddj' 
Hannah \X. Drury 
Viola \V. Faust 
Virginia I. CuUen 
Marion W. Sealey 
Rosemary S. Davenport 
Edith K. Revilee 
Elizabeth M. Anderson 
J. Antoinette Berg 

Edward \\ells 



Clerks 

Ruth Booker 
Phyllis Bramlet 
Belva R. Bryant 
Edith H. Butler 
Florence S. Daley 
Eunice Day 
Hazel Dreppard 
Mary V. Fillo 
Emogene Justice 
Rosemary A. Mates 

Messengers 
Frank L. Norris 



James L. McCain 
Wannah N. Herro 
June E. Peterson 
Kathryn C. Simko 
Annie Ruth Tripp 
Grace C. Wilson 
Bertha A. Zebris 
F. Olive Bray 
Corrine M. Voigt 
Agnes M. Hartl 



Hosea E. Robertson 



DIVISION OF SPECIAL RESEARCH 



Conducts special studies in the field of foreign affairs; analyzes and appraises developments and 
conditions arising out of present disturbed international relations; collaborates in this field with 
other Government agencies; and performs such other duties as may be assigned by the 
Secretary of State. 

Leo Pasvolsky, Chief 



Richard Eldridge 
Henry J. Wadleigh 
Harley A. Notter 

Pauline Robinson Goodwin 



David Williamson 
C. Easton Rothwell 

Clerks 
Elizabeth F. Moody 



John W. Evans 
Ruth B. Russell 



Dorothv B. Miller 



DIVISION OF STUDIES AND STATISTICS 

Charged, in collaboration with the interested divisions and offices of the Department, with the 
preparation of current studies, analyses, and statistical data needed by the Board of Economic 
Operations, or any of its component divisions, in connection with matters relating to policy 
or national-defense activities. 

Lynn R. Edminster, Acting Chief 
Simon G. Hanson, Assistant Chief 



Donald C. Blaisrlell 



Elizabeth A. Cronin 
Marie B. Jeffers 
Hilda J. Gunderson 



Clerks 

Madelyn R. Cosgrovi 
Mildred J. Morris 



TRANSLATING BUREAU 



Curtis W. Barnes 



Ethel F. Blackburn 
Louise A. Neu 



Charged with the translation of communications addressed to the President by heads of foreign 
states; the translation of diplomatic notes and annexed documents, laws and regulations, trea- 
ties between foreign countries, proceedings at international conferences, letters and documents 
from foreign countries on departmental business, and miscellaneous material referred by the 
White House; occasional translations of the Department's communications i7ito foreign lan- 
guages; the critical examination of foreign texts of draft treaties to which the United States 



ORGANIZATION OF THE DEPARTMENT 35 

is to be a party with a view to the closest adjustment thereof to the English text; interpreting, 
translating, and drafting in connection with international conferences. The Chier of the 
Translating Bureau acts as linguistic adviser to the Department. 

Emerson Christie, Chief 
John \N'. Perkins, Assistant Chief 

Translators 
Fred G. Ilaskins Johnston V. McCall 

Edmund Ciiskie Alice Van A. Alexander 

Clerks 
Hurley S. Fisk Jean Pritchard 

Augustus Lee, Messenger 

CENTRAL TRANSLATING OFFICE 

Has general charge, under the Under Secretary of State, of translating from English for distribution 
in the other American republics certain publications of this Government, such as those of an 
educational, scientific, and technical character and those relating to jjublic health, commerce, 
and conservation; is responsible, in cooperation with Divisions and Offices of the Department 
of State and the Interdepartnxental Committee on Cooperation with the American republics, 
for the initiation and formulation of policy with respect to the adaptability of publications for 
distribution; and has general charge of the administration of programs adopted for the distri- 
bution of tran.slated material. 

Guillermo A. Suro, Chief 

Luis Rivera Joaquin M. Rodriguez Rafael Gim6nez 

Henley C. Hill Jose R. Sedano Cecil R. Morales 

Margarida F. Reno Leonor de M. Stewart 

Clerks 
Frances E. Pringle Irma E. Gonzdlez 

Amy Margaret Watts Edith Quinones 

OFFICE OF THE EDITOR OF THE TREATIES 

Charged, under the Secretary of State, with the compilation and editing of the publication Treaties 
and Other International yicts of the United Slates of America, and with the giving of advice and 
the submission of recommendations to the Secretary of State on certain historical and con- 
stitutional questions. 

Hunter Miller, Editor of the Treaties 

Richard S. Patterson, Assistant to the Editor of the Treaties 

Evelyn MacMillan Newman, Editorial Assistant 

Jeanette W. Blakely, Clerk 

TREATY DIVISION 

Charged with assisting, when and as requested by the responsible officers, in the drafting of treaties 
and other international agreements, and correspondence pertaining to the negotiation, con- 
struction, and termination of treaties. The division is also charged with maintaining a set 



36 



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of treaties and other international agreements in force to which the United States is a party, 
and likewise those to which it is not a party, together with the pertinent laws, proclamations, 
Executive orders, and resolutions; maintaining lists of treaties and other international agree- 
ments between the United States and foreign governments which are in process of negotiation 
or ratification; collecting and keeping available information regarding the application, interpre- 
tation, and status of treaties; analyzing treaties by subject, and assembling, comparing, and 
studying the provisions on the same subject in different treaties; examining the texts of treaties, 
conventions, or international agreements to which the United States is a party, with a view to 
recommending such action as may be required to obtain the fulfilment by the other party of its 
duties and obligations and to effect the performance of the duties and obligations of the United 
States by legislative or administrative acts; maintaining lists of treaties, conventions, or 
international agreements expiring or subject to extension with a view to considering the re- 
newal or extension thereof; performing the duties of a Secretariat for all treaties of which the 
United States is the depositary; and with performing such other duties as may be assigned 
by the Secretary of State, 

Charles M. Barnes, Chief 
Wallace McClure, Assistant Chief 

Sydney Y. Smith William V. Whittington 

William R. Manning Charles I. Bevans 

Clerks 



Thomas Griffin 
Emily T. Chase 
Lillie V. Dickson 



Edith Miller 

Clara Freeman Wright 

Marion M. Nusbaum 

David H. Grimes, Messenger 



Charles C. Klein 
Beth R. MacFarlane 



VISA DIVISION 

Charged, within the scope of the authority of the Department of State, with the coordination of, 
and supervision over, activities relating to alien visa control; with the assembling and examina- 
tion of all information necessary to determine the admissibility of aliens into the United States 
in the interests of public safety; with making appropriate recommendations to American 
Foreign Service officers for their final consideration concerning individual visa applicants; and 
with the control of immigration quotas. 

Avra M. Warren,* Chief 

Eliot B. Coulter, Assistant Chief 

Julian F. Harrington,* Assistant Chief 

Robert C. Alexander, Assistant Chief 

Marjorie Moss, Assistant Chief 

Russell W. Benton* 
"\\ illiam McG. Harlow 
Ernest L. Eslinger 
Edwin B. Earnest 
Joseph J. Chappell 
Walter H. A. Coleman 
John L. Hill 
Duncan M. White 
Edwin M. McKee 
Mary Helene Mitchell 



John P. Hurley* 
Hasell H. Dick* 
Leigh W. Hunt* 
Walter H. McKinney* 
Benjamin M. Hulley* 
Knowlton V. Hicks* 
Edmund J. Dorsz* 
Calvin Hawley Oakes* 
Joseph E. Newton* 
Theodore J. Hohenthal* 
Francis P. Dormady 



Herbert B. Monroe 
Leo J. Vincelette 
Paul E. McGraw 
Ira P. Meyer 
Elizabeth Hecht 
James P. Angelo 
De Lyle Davis 
Thomas F. Valenza 
Edgar L. McGinnis, Jr. 
Hugh H. Teller t 



•Foreign Service officer. 
^Employee in the Foreign Service. 



ORGANIZATION OF THE DEPARTMENT 



37 



Myra L. Goodwin 
Dorothy D. Morrison 
Goldie B. Gould 
Viola E. Curry 
Mary Louise Serrin 
Mildred R. Eaton 
Agnes P. Bonnette 
Charlotte K. Levenson 
Harriett Sackett Black 
Evelyn L. Nelson 
Lillian Kramer 
Ethyl E. Wyckman 
Frances Lafferty 
Barbara A. Brossard 
Virginia ^^'. Voeth 
Martha D. Yates 
Mary B. Saladino 
Roemer C. Kiess 
Julia A. Thomas 
Rose Wojnar 
Eleanor L. Tarman 
Esther E. Schulte 
Blanche Salek 
Georgiue H. Connell 
Catherine E. Kelliher 
Elizabeth S. Hodges 
Frances M. Simons 
Ruth M. Olson 
M. Marcella O'Brien 
Myrtle L. Gandy 
Dorothy S. Berrisford 
Jean H. Mann 
Ilnia M. Kilby 
Frances R. P. McReynolds 
^\'illian^ O. Pherson 
Ethel B. Fjellet 
Jeanne L. Frank 
Lula E. Grainger 
Cecilia M. Haines 



William D. Evans 
Clayton A. LeBoof 



Clerks 

Doris A. Reardon 
Helen J. Funaro 
Nona Mae Cline 
Loretta M. Harris 
Ruth A. Moore 
Dixie C. Bacot 
Doris M. Holcn 
Mary Kathryn Kirk 
Catherine Morgan 
V. Ruth Richardson 
Eileen C. Thompson 
Marjorie W. Drake 
Beatrice H. Bossert 
Betty J. Davis 
Gertrude Heare 
Fae C. Crawford 
Dorothy L. Payne 
Ruth E. Corey 
F. IsabeUe CaUum 
Selma J. Austad 
Eleanor C. McCoUum 
Jean Ryan 
Miriam G. Fleming 
Adeline L. Mork 
Dorothea May Murphy 
Lois P. Matthes 
Alice M. Arnold 
Alice M. Johnston 
Viola C. Backes 
Annabelle A. Sieling 
Benjamin A. Vincent J 
Shirley M. Sellers 
L. Helen Land 
Gertrude P. Leonard 
Annelicse von Eitzenf 
Marie BelaeffJ 
Ernestine EtzelJ 
Pauline E. Freeze J 
Louisa J. Hertweck 

Messengers 

William C. Childress 
Melvin N, Mayberry 



Alma M. Armstrong 
Marion B. Wolfe 
Alice F. Hutton 
Dorothy Yovich 
Anna S. Labuda 
Louise EberleJ 
Edith JohansenJ 
Dorothea C. LampeJ 
Arvilla M. Mullen 
Jane F. Finn 
Lois M. Moore 
Helene FischerJ 
Philbert DeymanJ 
Florene P. Becker 
Mildred A. Clare 
Wilma J. Weisel 
Thelma M. Fahy 
Joan HoUins 
Carmen M. Didier 
Lena M. Ahlerichs 
Mary L. Gaines 
Marian G. Snider 
Nancy C. White 
Geraldine A. Logan 
Josef a OttenJ 
Ursula HosangI 
Bertha Cavalier 
B. Merle Krach 
Betsy R. Stup 
Alice Croft 
Irene F. Sedivy 
Josephine R. Sweeney 
M. Helen Parrish 
Erma R. Stillman 
Anna V. Egan 
Alice C. Cutten 
Jeanne L. RoUison 
Ruth I. Vickers 
Marvelle L Porter 



Lewis A. Gage, Jr. 



DIVISION OF WORLD TRADE INTELLIGENCE 

Charged with the activities and problems envisaged in the President's proclamation of July 17, 
1941 relating to trade with aliens whose interests are inimical to the United States. This 
division is a component part of the Board of Economic Operations and functions under the 

tEmployre in the Foreign Service. 
tOn military leave. 



38 



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general supervision of an Assistant Secretary of State and in close collaboration with the 
Division of Commercial Affairs and other divisions and offices concerned. 

John S. Dickey, t Aclin<j Chief 
Francis H. Russell, Assistant Chief 
Philip W. Thayer, Acting Assistant Chief 
Norvelle H. Sannebeck, Administrative Officer 



Sydney B. Redecker* 
George S. Franklin, Jr. 
Arthur A. Ballantine, Jr. 
John Gordon Mein 
George N. Monsma 



RuV)y L. Frazier 
Frances Criss 
Margaret M. Crowley 
Virginia R. Hiley 
Regula Guerrant 
Mary Louise Zarger 
Nettie V. Lawson 
Norma C. Brehio 
Mercedes M. Brennes 
Genevieve L. Buresh 
Nina B. Chapman 
Betty J. Eastman 
Jeanette M. Elliott 



George W. Baker 
John W. Keogh 
Wilbur C. IrvingJ 
Julian Duncan 
Victor C. Heck 

Clerks 

Consuelo P. Estrada 
Margaret B. Fretwell 
Helen D. Grady 
Margaret C. Hunt 
Doloris M. Thauwald 
Jane Conrad 
Barbara J. Deneen 
Lorna H. Glass 
Mary Lou Hall 
Lillian G. Hartman 
E. Frances Hill 
Mabel J. Iversen 
Betty M. Jacques 



Ralph A. Jones 
William Bruce Lockling 
Herbert C. Meade 
Thomas W. Smith 



Mary J. Kuzniar 
Ruth B. Loudermilk 
Charlotte R. Miller 
Rachel Monson 
Virginia W. Nicholson 
Virginia M. Reese 
Bernadine E. Said 
Mar2;aret O. Teu 
M. Catherine Waters 
Josephine M. White 
Lillian E. Williams 
E. Lois Yardley 
Vivian J. Nerness 



Messengers 



Salter Cochran 



Joseph B. Hall 



^Detailed from the Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs. 
•Foreign Service officer. 



CLASSIFICATION OF DEPARTMENT PERSONNEL 



CLERICAL, ADMINISTRATIVE. AND FISCAL SERVICE 



Name, grade, and salary 



Grade sijieen— Special executive 

At $15,000: 
Hull. Cordell 

At $10,000: 
Welles, Sumner 



Grade fifteen— Senior exectUire 

At $9,000: 

Acheson, Dean O 

Berle, Adolf A., Jr 

Long, Breckinridge, 

Shaw, Q. Howland 

Grade fourteen— Ezecutive 



At $6,500: 
Frank, Laurence C. 
Shipley, Ruth B._. 



Grade thirteen— Chief administrative 

At $6,000: 
Salmon, David A 

At $5,600: 

Sure, Guillerrao A 

Yardley, Edward 

Grade tteelre—Head administrative 

At $5,t00: 

Smith, Sydney Y 

At $i,800: 

Clarkson, Anna L 

Halla, Blanche Rule 

Havens, Harry A 

Spruks, U. Charles 

Stewart, Worthington E 

At $4,600: 

Corrick, Donald W 

Logsdon, Ella A.. 

Grade eleven— Principal administrative 

At $4,000: 

Christie, Emerson B 

Flaherty, Francis E 

Harris, WiU 



Whence 

ap- 
pomted 



Tenn. 
Md. . 



Md.. 
N. Y. 
Mo.., 
Mass. 



R.I. 

Md. 



P. R.. 

Mont. 



D. C. 

N.J.. 
D. C. 
N. Y. 
Pa... 
Ohio. 



Md.. 
Nebr. 



D. C. 
D. C. 
Tenn. 



Date of 
appoint- 
ment 



Mar. 4,1933 
May 21, 1937 



Feb. 3, 1941 
Mar. 8,1938 
Jan. 24,1940 
Mar. 5,1941 



Sept. 4,1939 
Sept. 1,1939 



Aug. 20, 1941 
Jan. 27,1939 



June 15,1941 

June 1, 1939 
June 1, 1939 
Nov. 16, 1938 
June 1, 1939 
July 1, 1930 

Apr. 1, 1940 
Jan. 23,1940 



Apr. 16,1939 
Apr. 16,1939 
Apr. 16,1939 



Name, grade, and salary 



Grade eleven— Principal administra- 
tive— Continuod 

At $3,800: 

Allen, Percy F 

Drew, Norris E 

LundRren, Maynard B 

Moss, Marjorie. 

Mundy, Louis E 

White, Louise 

Young, Fred R 

Grade ten— Senior administrative 

At $3,600: 

Drissel, Roger S 

Moore, Sarah D 

At $3,500: 

Mitchell, Lloyd C 

Perkins, John W 

Vipond, B. Leslie 

Grade nine— Full administrative 

At $3,800: 

Davidson, Rebekah deL 

At $3,700: 

Marsh, Frances M 

At $3,500: 

Dormady, Francis P 

Shrevc, Edgar A... 

At $3,300: 

Alexander, F. Virginia 

Kenestrick, MUlard L.... 

At $3,100: 

Corcoran, Alice L 

Edwards, Margaret S... 

Kissick, Harold Q 

Lindholm, Q. Victor 

Talley, Horace L 

Widmer, Louis L 

Grade eight— Associate administrative 

At $3,100: 

Clarke, J. Brent... 

Fenstermacher, Harvey E 

At $3,000: 

Hibbs, Walter P 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



Md 

Mass 

D. C... 
D. C... 

Ind 

Va 

N. Dak. 



Pa... 
N. Y. 

Pa... 
Ind . 
N.Y. 



Wis.. 
Va... 

D. C. 
Ind.. 

D. C. 
D. C. 
Mo.. 
N.J.. 
Va... 
D. C. 



Tex. 
Pa.. 



40 



REGISTER OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE 1941 
CLERICAL, ADMINISTRATIVE, AND FISCAL SERVICE— Continued 



Name, grade, and salary- 



Grade eight— Associate administTa- 
ti»«— Continued 



At $S,900: 
Blessing, Madge M. 
Neiburg, B. E 



Grade seven — Assistant administrative 



At $S,ZOO: 
Nash, James Alan 

At $3,100: 
Will, Marvin W 

At $3,000: 

Doran, Helen E 

Watson, L. Adelaide 

At $2,900: 
Middlekaufl, Aura I 

At$i,800: 

Dugan, Henry P 

Gibson, Elizabeth B 

At $2,700: 

Daniel, Helen L 

Duvall, Frank E 

Jameson, Adele Thode.-- 

Johnston, Inez 

Wilcox, Albena M 

At$B,600: 

Aderton, Winifred 

Anderson, Walter H 

Angel, Virginia Burbank_ 

Axton, Matilda F 

Breen, Mary Agnes 

Bryan, Rose S 

Caskie, Edmund 

Conover, Margaret F 

Cooke, William E _._ 

Crenshaw. David 

DriscoU, Edward E 

Ellis, Virginia M 

Gallop, Vera N 

Gimenoz, Rafael 

Harvey, Ruth 

Haskins, Fred G_ .- 

Heeht, Elizabeth 

Hickman, Susan H 

Hill, Henley C .. 

Hobbs. Wanda Nash 

McCall, Johnston V..... 

Morales, Cecil R 

Ollis, Luella 

Rankin, Carlos B 

Reeves, Edwy L 

Reno, Margarida F 

Rivera, Luis 

Rodriguez, Joaquin M... 

Schmidt, Daniel H 

Sedano, Jos6 R 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



N. Y. 
Nebr. 



D. C. 
Pa... 



D. C. 
R. I.. 



Va.... 
D. C. 

N. Y.. 
Minn. 
Mo... 



Maine - 

111 

Md._-. 
Utah... 
D. C... 
D. C... 
Md...- 
N. Y... 



Va... 
D. C. 
D. C. 
Iowa. 
Va... 
Iowa- 
Ohio. 
D. C. 
111.... 
Ohio. 
Vt... 



Va... 
Mo__ 
Tenn. 
D. C. 



D. C. 
N. Y. 
N. Y. 
Mich. 



Date of 
appoint- 
ment 



Nov. 16, 1940 
June 16, 1940 



Apr. 1, 1938 
July 3, 1930 



June 16,1941 
June 16,1941 



June 16, 1941 
June 16, 1941 

Apr. 16, 1939 
Apr. 16,19.39 
Jmie 1, 1940 
Apr. 16,1939 
Apr. 16,1939 



Mar. 
Nov. 
Mar. 
Mar. 
Aug. 
Nov. 
Oct. 
Mar. 



4, 1941 
9, 1941 
1. 1939 
1, 1939 
1, 1941 
16. 1940 

1. 1939 

1. 1940 
Mar. 20, 1941 
Oct. 16,1941 
Nov. 9,1940 
Mar. 29, 1941 
Feb. 1, 1940 
Sept. 10, 1941 
Oct. 16,1940 
Jan. 7,1939 
Aug. 1, 1941 
May 16, 1941 
Mar. 3,1941 
Aug. 1,1941 
Oct. 1, 1940 
Sept. 10, 1941 



23. 1940 

16. 1941 
1,1941 
2, 1941 

11, 1940 
Sept. 2.1941 
Aug. 1, 1941 
Sept. 2,1941 



Jan. 
Aug. 
Aug. 
Sept. 
Dec. 



Name, grade, and salary 



Grade seven— Assistant administra- 
tive—Continued 

At $2,600— Continued. 

Siegel, Charles 

Stewart, Leonor deM 

Supplee, Constance M 

Taylor, Ancel N 

Thomas, Edward J f 

Walcavich, Walter G 

Grade six — Principal clerical 

At $2,900: 

Lincoln, Eunice A 

Romeyn, Nina G 

At $2,80C: 

McMahon, Joseph W 

Roach, Charles P., Jr 

Rodrick, Bertha S 

At $2,700: 

Gardner, Inez J 

Griffin, Thomas 

At $2,600: 

Becker, Clayton S 

Farrell, Thomas F 

Havenner, Albert B 

Miller, Charles H 

At $2,500: 

Butler, Dorothy K 

Chase, Emily T 

Dix, Adele E 

Myers, Ethel 

Simpson, Julia F 

At $2,400: 

Glukenhous, Sophie C 

Myers, Nellie V 

Smith, Vivian M 

Waterman, Bernice L 

Wright, Jennie V 

Zilch. Helen J 

At $2,300: 

Alexander, Alice Van A 

Asbjornson, Mildred J 

Bechtold, Leonice K 

Cornett, Estelle 

Dismon, Frances N 

Doukas, Marjorie Hottel 

Dryer, Mildred V 

Ford, Samuel S. 

Frazier, Ruby L 

Gibbes, Evelyn S 

Goodwin, Myra L 

Hull, Moody 

Hurney, Leo B 

Jessop, Walter E 

Leach, Irene B 

Peterson, Earl Kermit 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



D. C. 
Ga... 

Miss. 
Utah. 
Ohio. 



Va .. 
Ind... 

Conn. 
D. C. 
Va..-. 



Mass. 
D. C. 



Pa... 
Mass. 
D. C. 
D. C. 



Fla._ 
D. C 
D. C. 
Pa... 
D. C. 

D. C. 
Va-_. 
Calif. 
Mich 
Mich 
D. C. 



Ill 

Minn-. 
D. C-.- 

Va 

D. C-.. 
W. Va. 
D. C .. 
D. C-.. 
Colo-.- 
S. C-... 
D. C- 
W. Va. 
D. C-.- 

Tex 

N. J...- 
Minn-. 



Date of 
appoint- 
ment 



Oct. 16, 1941 
Sept. 2,1941 
Apr. 1, 1941 
Nov. 16, 1941 
Jan. 27,1939 
June 16,1941 



Sept. 1, 19.39 
June 16,1941 

June 16, 1941 
June 16. 1941 
June 16. 1941 

June 16, 1941 
Apr. 10,1939 

June 16. 1941 
Apr. 1, 1938 
Apr. 16, 1939 
July 1, 1930 

Nov. 9,1940 
June 16.1941 
Nov. 16. 1941 
June 1, 1941 
June 1, 1941 

Aug. 16, 1941 
June 16,1941 
Apr. 16,1939 
Apr. 16,1939 
Apr. 16,1939 
Apr. 16.1939 

Oct. 16,1940 
June 3, 1940 
Mar. 29, 1941 
Sept. 16, 1941 
June 1,1941 
June 16,1940 
Aug. 1,1940 
Nov. 1,1941 
Oct. 1, 1941 
June 1. 1941 
Apr. 1, 1941 
June 20,1940 
Oct. 16,1941 
Oct. 16.1941 
Aug. 1, 1938 
July 16,1941 



tOn military leave. 



CLASSIFICATION OF DEPARTMENT PERSONNEL 
CLERICAL. ADMINISTRATIVE, AND FISCAL SERVICE— Continued 



41 



Name, grade, and salary 



Orade six— Principal clerical— Con. 

At W.SOO— Continued. 

Phillips, Elizabeth II 

Prince, Kirby L 

Rice, Charles M.,Jr 

Riddiford, George Q 

Roach, Elizabeth C 

Shipley, Milford A 

Slaughter, Charles A 

Smith, Edith L 

Vary, Elizabeth A. - 

Whitt, John S 

Wilson, Kathryn J 

Grade fire— Senior clerical 

At ti.eoo: 

Clem, Harvey S 

Dully, Mary A 

Dunker, WUl F 

McKcnny, Eileen 

Quigley, Stephen H 

At ti,500: 

Bassel, Cornelia B 

Bassett, Jane B 

Garland, Myron S 

Middleton, Lillian H 

At $f,iOO: 

Baugus, John E 

Clarke, M. Augusta 

Davis, Marianna 

FrLsby, Florence E 

Lackey, Mary G. 

Morrison, Dorothy D 

Van Valin, Forrest D 

Wilkerson, W. Scott 

At tt,300: 

Birch, Mary N 

Byars, Winficld S 

Covel, Alice M 

Deikc, Mildred V 

Mcrriman, Gladys E 

Wailes, Ruth K 

Collins, Lucy E 

At tt,tO0: 

Dowrick, Lillie B 

Endlein, Marie A 

Graham, Grace L 

Grefe. Grace Alexander.. 

Janson, Esther C 

Moylan, Edward C 

Mullen, AnnE 

Owens, Louis O 

Sadler, Mary A... 

Whitney, Ross L. 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



Del 


July 


16, 1941 


Va 


July 


1, 1941 


Wash... 


June 


16,1941 


Ohio.... 


Nov. 


16, 1940 


D. C... 


Aug. 


16. 1938 


D. C... 


Nov. 


9, 1940 


B.C.... 


Oct. 


16. 1941 


N.Y.... 


Nov. 


1, 1941 


Ga 


June 


16, 1940 


D. C... 


July 


1,1941 


Wis 


Feb. 


1. 1941 



Md.. 
D. C. 
Iowa. 
D. C. 
Md.. 



W. Va. 
Conn.. 
N. H... 
D. C... 

Tenn... 
Okla... 
Ohic- 
D. C... 
Ky..... 
Md.... 
Wash.. 
Ind.... 

Va 

ni 

N. Y... 
Md.... 
Mo.-.. 
Iowa... 

Vt 

D. C... 

Pa 

Mo-... 

Ill 

D. C... 

Pa 

D. C... 
D. C... 
D. C... 
S. Dak. 



Date of 
appoint- 
ment 



June 16,1941 

Apr. 10,1939 

Apr. 16,1939 

Apr. 16,1939 

Aug. 1. 1936 

Juno 16.1941 

Apr. 16.1939 

Apr. 16.1939 

June 16, 1941 

Apr. 16,1939 
June 16,1941 
June 16,1941 
Apr. 16,1939 
June 16,1941 
June 16.1941 
Aug. 1, 1936 
June 16,1939 

Apr. 1,1938 
June 16,1941 
Apr. 1, 1938 
Apr. 16,1939 
Apr. 1, 1938 
Apr. 16, 1939 
June 16, 1941 
Mar. 16, 1940 
Apr. 16,1939 
June I'J. 1941 
June 16,1941 
June 16,1941 
June 16,1941 
June 16,1941 
Apr. J6, 19.39 
Apr. 16,19.39 
June 16,1941 



Name, grade, and salary 



Orade fice —Senior clerical — Con. 

At $g,100: 

Bagby, Nettie N 

Glennan, Marjorie D 

Goldsberry, Paul E 

Gray, Edith M 

Grotjohan, Albert W. J 

Guard, Madge Lee 

Guynn, Bergit S... 

nicks, James C 

Johnson, Elda B 

Kent, Zolita M.. 

Kirby, Burton R 

Lawler, Norton P 

Lewis, Russell V... 

Lewis, Virginia B 

Newman, Evelyn MacMillan 

Perkins, Isham W. 

Petrain, Alvin L. 

RatcIilT, Viola H 

Reid, Ruby F 

Reid, Thomas B 

Rinker, Ella R 

Sanz, Regina F 

Tilton, D. Henry.- 

Wad dell, Merlene .' 

Ward, Margaret D— 

Windle, George C 

At $2,000: 

Allwardt, Reinhold H 

Angle, Germaine B 

Armbruster, Frances 

Atterberry, Phil R 

Auld, EstherD. -- 

Awtrey, Margaret D 

Batchelder, Beulah A..- 

Beach, Frances M 

Blaskey, Beth-- - 

Bowman, Winne H 

Browne, El wood M 

Clark, William C- 

Cole, Clarke P 

Criss, Frances 

Crowley, Margaret M 

Cummans, William W _. 

Curry, Viola E 

De Clcrcfi, Blanche O 

Donovan, Isabel M 

Dougherty, Vcrda M -. 

Duggan, William E 

Durning, Daniel J -. 

Dye, Dorothy J 

Eaton, Mildred R 

Eberlein, Marcia 

Evans, Barbara 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



Va 

D. C.._ 
Kans... 
Wis.-.. 

Va 

Utah... 
Minn.. 

Ga 

Iowa... 
Iowa.. 
D. C... 
D. C... 
Md.... 
Md.... 
Mass... 
Tenn.. 

Ill 

Okla... 
lowa.- 
Md-..- 

Va 

W.Va. 
D. C... 
Miss..- 
Mass... 
Md...- 

Ind-... 
Mass... 
Nev — 
Mo.-.- 
Nebr... 
N. H... 
Mass... 
N. Y... 
Wis ... 
N. Y... 
D. C... 
N. Y... 

Ga 

Ind-... 
N. Dak 
Ohio... 
Minn. . 
Minn . 
lowa... 
Mich.. 
Mass... 
Mass... 
D. C... 
D. C... 

Mo 

Md 



42 



REGISTER OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE 1941 

CLERICAL, ADMINISTRATIVE, AND FISCAL SERVICE— Continued 



Name, grade, and salary 



Grade five— Senior cterical— Con. 

At |i',000— Continued. 

Fogarty, Edelen M 

Eraser, Mary H 

Gates, Mary M. 

Glover, Minna B 

Gould, Goldie B 

Grainger, Edwin Bruce 

Griffin, Ruth P 

Haig, Frances M 

Hall, Margaret 

Ilallman, Paul W 

Hanshew, Rose L 

Harvey, Alace May 

Hatten, Charles E 

Hawkins, Charles F 

Hiley, Virginia R 

Hirst, Ralph K 

Holmes, Pearl R 

James, Virginia H 

Jones, Carl N 

Kelly, Ruth E 

Kimm, Neal E 

Kluczny, D. Muriel 

Leffas, James Russell 

Lewis, Bernard W 

Loder, Bessie G 

MacDonald, Hazel A 

MacDougall, Lucille C 

May, Harrison Spencer 

McMillan, Louise E 

Mitchell, Frank G.. 

Moock, Lois G 

Mullett, Harold T 

Nerren, William 0_.. 

Nixon, Agnes U 

Orzeck, Victor Lee, Jr 

Phillippi, Carl B... 

Phillips, Lillian F.... 

Potts, Merrill S ._. 

Propes, Carroll A 

Purvis, Donn 

Rambausky, Amelia 

Rockwell, Josephine 

Russell, Mary P 

Ryan, Robert J 

Schick, C. Joseph 

Schukraft, Gladys E 

Serrin, Mary L 

Shaw, Willa F 

Shults, Lucy A 

Skolianik, Helen E 

Smith, Cora M 

Smith, John Lf 

Snyder, Lucille 

Spencer, Mary L. 

tOn military leave. 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



Date of 
appoint- 
ment 



N. Y.... 


June 23,1941 


Pa 


Oct. 


1, 1941 


Iowa 


Nov. 


1,1941 


D. C_... 


May 


1, 1939 


Colo._.- 


Apr. 


1,1941 


N. C-... 


June 


16, 1941 


Mo 


Oct. 


22, 1940 


Va 


July 


11, 1939 


N. H... 


Mar. 


1, 1939 


N. C... 


July 


28, 1939 


Mont... 


Jan. 


23, 1940 


lowa.... 


Mar. 


16, 1940 


Ind 


July 


18, 1941 


D. C... 


Oct. 


1,1941 


Ohio- — 


Oct. 


1,1941 


Va 


Nov. 


1, 1941 


Ind 


Sept. 


16, 1941 


Md 


Mar. 


1, 1939 


Oreg..._ 


Sept. 


16, 1941 


N.Y.... 


Apr. 


1, 1941 


Iowa..-_ 


July 


1, 1941 


Minn.._ 


Feb. 


1,1941 


Pa 


July 


1. 1941 


Utah..., 


Aug. 


1, 1941 


Mass.... 


May 16,1941 


N. Y.... 


Jan. 


16, 1941 


Tenn..-. 


Mar. 


16, 1939 


Utah.... 


July 


1, 1941 


N. C... 


Aug. 


16. 1941 


Mich.... 


Aug. 


1,1941 


Ohio...- 


Nov. 


16, 1940 


Mass...- 


July 


1, 1941 


Tex 


Aug. 


16, 1941 


Ind 


May 


16, 1941 


Kans 


May 16, 1940 


La 


Nov. 


1, 1940 


D. C... 


Oct. 


16, 1941 


Conn... 


Aug. 


16, 1941 


N. C... 


June 


16,1941 


Tex..... 


July 


16, 1940 


Ohio.- . 


June 


3, 1940 


Conn... 


July 


1, 1941 


Tenn.... 


May 


21,1941 


Mass.... 


July 


16, 1941 


Ky...... 


July 


11. 1939 


Ind 


Mar. 


16. 1941 


D. C... 


Aug. 


1, 1941 


Fla 


June 


1. 1941 


N. Y..._ 


Nov. 


16, 1941 


Conn... 


June 


23. 1941 


Vt 


Mar. 


4. 1941 


Wis 


Aug. 


1, 1941 


Mo 


Apr. 


1,1941 


Ala 


June 


16.1940 



Name, grade, and salary 



Grade five— Senior clerical— Con. 

At $2,000— Continued. 

Stagg, Edith H 

Stephan, Ola May... 

Sutherland, Lucile M 

Turner, Effie K_._ 

Waterman, Thurston F 

Webster, George J... 

Wertenbruch. M. Claire 

Whitney, Arch 

Wojnar, Stella R 

Wright, Lillian W.. 

Grade four — Main clerical 

At $2,100: 

Conrad, KathrjTi H 

Howze. Eoline 

Shallcross. Gertrude C 

At $2,040: 

Brown, Josephine P 

Fuerst, Mary A 

Funkhouser, Charles F 

Keller. Blanche 

Roddy, Marguerite R 

Smith, Elizabeth B 

Washburn, Edith D 

Wells, John B 

At $1,980: 

Bradshaw. Charlotte 

Dickson, Lillie V 

Kreis, Emilie C 

McQavack, Alice 

Sprigman. Mary 

At $1,620: 

Buckley, Delia T 

Clayton, Florence M 

Curtis, Gladys A 

Ellis. Marie 

Fisher, Harry E 

FitzGerald, Loretto E 

Gates, Margaret I 

Horn, Grace M.. 

Matheny, George W 

Meyer, Mary L 

Wright, Clara F 

At $1,S60: 

Barlow, Bernardine F 

Baxley, Louise I 

Bonnette, .\gnes P 

Drury, Hannah W 

Dye, Charles D 

Ebersole, H^rry R. 

Gillette, Glenn M 

Harter, Janet M 

Levenson, Charlotte K 



Whence 

ap- 
pomted 



Minn.. 
Ind.... 
Nebr... 
W. Va. 
N. Y... 
D. C... 
Iowa... 
S. Dak. 
Conn . _ 



D. C. 
D. C. 
D. C. 

N. Y. 

Iowa. 
Va... 
D. C. 
Nebr. 
Fla.. 
Miss. 
Va... 

D. C. 
D. C. 

Md.. 
Va... 
D. C. 

D. C. 
D. C. 
Wis.. 
Oreg. 
111.... 
D. C. 
D. C. 
Ohio. 
D. C- 
Va... 
N. C. 

Va... 
Ga... 
Mass 
Mass. 
Ky... 
D. C. 
N. Y. 
D. C. 
D. C. 



Date of 
appoint- 



Oct. 16.1941 
June 18,1941 
July 1.1941 
Mar. 29, 1941 
July 16,1941 
May 16,1941 
Mar. 1. 1940 
Apr. 1,1939 
June 2,1941 
June 16,1941 



Apr. 16,1939 
Apr. 16,1939 
Apr. 16,1939 

June 16,1941 
June 16,1941 
June 16,1941 
Apr. 16,1939 
Apr. 16,1939 
June 16,1940 
Apr. 16,1939 
June 16, 1941 

.\ug. 1,1936 
July 3, 1930 
June 16,1941 
Oct. 1, 1940 
Oct. 1, 1940 

Apr. 16,1939 
June 16,1941 
Apr. 16,1939 
June 16.1941 
June 16,1941 
Nov. 9,1940 
Apr. 16,1939 
Apr. 16,1939 
June 16,1941 
Apr. 16,1939 
June 16,1941 

Apr. 16,1939 

Apr. 16,1839 

Apr. 16,1939 

Apr. 16,1939 

Oct. 1, 1940 

June 16,1941 

Oct. 16,1941 

Mar. 16,1941 

.^ug. 1,1940 



CLASSIFICATION OF DEPAKTIMENT PERSONNEL 
CLEKKWI.. AinilXISTRATIVE, AND FISCAL SEli VICE— Continued 



43 



Name, grade, and salary 



Orade four— Main clerical— Con. 



At ^/ ,860— Continued. 

Ataxwell, Mary D 

McCorniick, Maude M.. 

McKee, May R 

MehalTy, Delbert D 

Miles, Laura M. 

Myers, Helen Hardin 

Nelson, Clarence J 

Newton, Earl K 

Nicholls, Wilbur E 

Richardson, Clydia Mae. 

Tallant, Mary E... 

Underwood, Edna M 

At tl.SOO: 

Aldea, Nfnrin L 

Alexander, Virginia O — 

Allen, Nell L... 

Barker, Mabel J.- 

Barzen, Katherine B 

Bauer, Grace M 

Baxter, Katharine H 

Bayles, Eleanor F 

Benedict. George C 

Berglund, Dorothy F 

Black, Harriett Sackett.. 

Boplter. Elsie - 

Boutte, Guy P.... 

Boutte, Mary J.. 

Boyajian, Martha -. 

Brinkley, Ruth E 

Brinner, Grace B 

Brooks, John .\t 

Brossard, Barbara A 

Brown, Edith G 

Brown, Helen H 

Bucholz, Donald 

Bush, Faye 

Carder, Mary J 

Ca.ssell, Albert S 

Gate, Julians 

Chamberlain, Thelma I.. 

Channon, Kenneth F 

Chew, Audrey 

Conley, James P 

Covins, Anthony A 

Crim, Elsie May 

Cronin, Elizabeth A 

Cullen, Virginia I 

Culpepper, Florence M.. 

Curley, Laverne O 

Daly, Elizabeth J 

Dehn, Ervin N 

Diachyshyn, Irene S 

Diroll, William T 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



Va 

Pa 

R. Dak. 
Iowa -.. 
Md.... 
Wash.. 
Mich.- 

Pa 

Va 

Ohio... 
D. C. 
Md.... 

P. R.- 
Tex.... 

Pa 

HI 

Minn,. 
D. C.._ 
N. Y .. 
Mass... 

Tex 

Utah... 
lowa... 
Mont.- 
Fla...- 
Mass... 
Ma.ss... 
Kans... 
Ohio.. 
Mass... 
Idaho., 
lowa..- 
N. Y... 
Minn.. 
Mo.--. 
Iowa... 
N. Y... 
Mass... 
Mass... 
N.J... 
Iowa... 

Tex 

Pa 

N. C... 
Pa.. - 

Pa 

Iowa... 
Mont.. 
Mont.. 

Ill 

Po 

Ohio... 



Date of 
appoint- 
ment 



Apr. Ifi, 1939 

Oct. 16,1941 

June 16,1941 

Apr. 16,1939 

Apr. 1,1938 

Apr. 16,1939 

June 16,1941 

June 16.1911 

Apr. 16,19.39 

Apr. 1, 1938 

Apr. 16,1939 

Apr. 16,1939 

Sept. IS, 1941 

Jan. 2, 1941 

Oct. 16,1941 

July 16,1939 

June 2,1941 

Apr. 1,1941 

Oct. 1,1941 

July 22,1939 

Sept. 9,1940 

Sept. 16, 1941 

July 16,1938 

July 23,1940 

July 1, 1941 

Apr. 20,1939 

Sept. 16, 1940 

July 1,1941 

Jan. 1,1941 

May 16,1940 

Aug. 16,1940 

Aug. 21,1941 

Oct. 6, 1941 

July 1,1941 

Oct. 16,1941 

Apr. 1, 1941 

July 16,1941 

Oct. 1, 1940 

Apr. 16,1939 

Aug. 1,1941 

May 1.1941 

Sept. 1.1941 

Nov. 16, 1940 

Dec. 16,1939 

Aug. 1, 1940 

Dec. 16,1940 

Aug. 1, 1941 

Aug. 16,1941 

Mar. 17,1941 

Oct. 19,1939 

July 1,1941 

Oct. 16,1941 



Name, grade, and salary 



Orade four— Main clerical— Cou. 

At «/,800— Continued. 

Dnbyns, Edward P 

DuBusky, Anthony T 

Eccleston, Mary A... 

Ertter, G ladys I - 

Fargo, .Albert J 

Faust, Viola W 

Fennemore, George M 

Flohr, Margaret E 

Flynn, Eleanor C 

Forshey, Grace E.. 

Foster, Frederick C 

Fryer, Lillian M 

Garner, James F. B.. 

Gcesa, Mary C — 

Gilchrist, Helen J. 

Glancy, Sarah F 

Gonzalez, Irma E 

Goodwin, Pauline R 

Gucrrant, Regula C--_ 

Gunderson, Hilda J 

Hackett, C. Jeanne 

Heipt, Lenora B... 

Henriksen, Essie Audrey 

Hiley, Albert Evans 

Honus, Kathryn M 

Howe. Donald E.. 

Hussar, Edward J 

Isaacs, Violet L 

Isaacson, Mona 

Kelly, Helen G 

Kiess, Roemer C. 

Killian.Earl 

Kissinger, John F 

Knight, Charles G 

Kramer, Lillian 

Kyle, Violet F 

La Barr, Agnes A 

Laffcrty, Frances 

Lange, Dorothy K 

Lee, William V 

Lewis, James O 

Lewis, Raymond K 

Lindsay, Edna M. 

Livengood, Louella J 

Lombard, Ruth E 

MacDonald, Mabel M 

Madden, Mary E , 

Marshall, Mary U 

McCurdy, Margarcte C 

McDonald, Ethel C 

McDonald, Mary M 

McKaig, Catherine D 

McLaughlin, Ro.sella M 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



Mo ... 
D. C... 

Ill 

Kans... 

Pa 

Mass... 
N. Y... 
Miss.-- 
N. Y... 

Pa 

Utah... 
Wis.... 
D. C... 
Ohio-.. 
Kans... 
Tenn... 
P. R... 
N. C... 

Va 

Minn.. 
Mass... 
Conn.. 
Oreg... 
D. C... 

Pa 

N. Y... 

HI 

Wash.. 
Utah-.. 
N. Y... 
D. C... 
D. C... 
D. C... 
Nebr... 
Calif... 
R. I.... 
Okla... 
Del.... 
Wis.... 

Pa 

W. Va. 
Iowa.-. 
Iowa... 
Mo--.. 
Mass... 
Minn.. 
Mass... 

Vt 

Mo.... 
Mich-- 
N. Dak 
D. C... 
D.C... 



tOn military leave. 



44 



REGISTER OP THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE 1941 
CLERICAL, ADMINISTKATIVE, AND FISCAL SERVICE— Continued 



Name, grade, and salary 




Grade four— Main clerical— Con. 

At ^i,SOO— Continued. 

Meyer Paul M.. --- 

Mullen, Marie E 

Mylcs, Lloyd L_ 

Nagle, Arthur C 

Nause, Edwin D 

Nelson, Evelj'n L — 

Nicholas, Helen M 

Nielson, Nena T 

Noe, Ira J 

Ogborn, Florence W... 

Oliver, Marguerite G 

Owen, Mary E 

Owen, Rufus L 

Palmer, William L 

Paquin, Therese J 

Petersen, Dorathy K 

Peterson, Rita F 

Phelps, Robert E 

Porter, Vernon W 

Pringle, Frances E 

Quinones, Edith 

Ramey, Rex W 

Ramsey, Katherine H 

Rawlings, Frances H 

Ray, Mariana W 

Reap Joseph W 

Rhodes, Emmett C 

Richardson, Marie L 

Rightmire, Ruth 

Roberts, Lillian C. 

Robinson, June 

Russell, Gerald W 

Rust, Kathleen S._ 

Sagona, Joseph S 

Saladino, Mary B 

Sale, William B 

Scott, Frederic M., Jr... _ 

Sealey, Marion W 

Selden, Gladys R 

Shaffer, Helen N._.. 

Sheats, Eugenia E 

Shedlov, Ethel A 

Sohner, Helen L 

Sparks, Robert M.... 

Spence, Doris C _._ 

Spencer, George O 

Stalker, Richard D 

Storen, Elizabeth E 

Strosnider, Elymas A 

Swanson, Lloyd A 

Tanner, Catherine B 

Tetzlofl, Lucille F 

Thomas, Julia A 

Thoreson, Musedorah W 

tOn military leave. 



Nebr... 

Pa 

Ark 

Iowa... 
Calif... 

Iowa 

R. I... 
Idaho. - 
D. C... 

Wis 

Wash... 
D. C... 
Tenn... 
Colo.... 
Mass.... 
Iowa — 
Mass.... 
Colo.... 

Wis 

P. R... 
P. R.... 

Iowa 

Pa 

Tenn... 

Ala 

Pa 

Mo 

Nebr.... 
W. Va. 

Fla 

N. Y... 

Mo 

Ohio.... 
N. Y... 
Ark 

m 

Calif... 
Mass.... 
Mich... 

Ill 

Ohio... 
Minn.. 
Iowa... 
Tenn... 
Del.... 
Oreg... 

Ill 

S. C... 
Okla... 

Ill 

Wis.... 
N.Dak 
Md.... 
Tenn... 



Date of 




appoint- 




ment 




Mar. 29, 1941 




Mar. 16, 1941 




July 1, 1941 




Sept 1, 1941 




Oct. 16,1941 




Oct. 1. 1940 




Aug. 1, 1941 




Feb. 16,1941 




May 1,1939 




Oct. 16,1941 




Oct. 16,1941 




May 16,1939 




July 1. 1941 




Nov. 1,1941 




Oct. 29,1941 




July 1, 1941 




Nov. 1,1941 




July 1,1941 




Apr. 9, 1941 




Sept. 5,1940 




Oct. 22,1941 




July 1, 1941 




Aug. 1,1941 




Jan. 16,1940 




June 23,1941 




July 1, 1941 




Mar. 24, 1941 




Oct. 16,1941 




Nov. 9,1940 




Dec. 16,1940 




June 16,1941 




Sept. 1,1941 




Nov. 1.1941 




Mar. 24, 1941 




Aug. 1,1941 




Jan. 16,1941 




July 21,1941 




May 1,1941 




Apr. 1, 1941 




June 23,1941 




July 1, 1941 




June 16,1941 




Sept. 1,1941 




Jan. 26,1940 




June 16,1941 




July 1, 1940 




July 1, 1941 




May 21, 1941 




Apr. 3, 1941 




Oct. 16,1941 




Aug. 1, 1941 




Oct. 16,1941 




Sept. 1,1941 




Mar. 1,1940 





Name, grade, and salary 



Grade four— Main clerical— Con. 

At ?/ ,800— Continued. 

Tucker, Catherine J 

Van Deventer, Virginia G 

Vettel, Thelma E 

Voeth, Virginia W 

Warner, Fannie G 

Watts, Amy M 

Welch, F. Louise 

Welch, Rae 

Wheeler, Margaret A. K 

WOder, James A 

Williams, Lois A 

Wortham, Clyde H 

Wright, George W 

Wyckman, Ethyl E 

Yates, Martha D 

Young, Corinne D.. 

Young, Mary Jane 

Zarger, Mary L 

Zeigler, Annie R 

Zierjack, Dorothy M 

Grade three— Assistant clerical 

At $1,980: 

Chalfant, Gladys 

Fisk, Hurley S 

Schneider, Elsie M 

Snyder, Viola T 

At $1,920: 

Miller, Edith 

Paxson, Frances B 

Sweet, Florence Q.. 

At $1,860: 

Fessler, Lois M 

Hannan, Catherine E 

Hynson, Frances L 

Mathews, Rhoda A 

Place, Frank 

Pryor, Ralph W 

Smith, Clarence T 

At $1,800: 

Abrams, Belle J 

Berrey, Nannie W 

Bowers, Blanche 

Smith, Mildred M 

Snyder, Mary E 

At $l,7i0: 

Allwardt, Ethel M 

Carroll, Alma A 

Davenport, Rosemary S 

Davis, Elsie C 

Nusbaum, Marion M 

Riedesel, Helen R 

Sannebeck, Frank A.f 



Whence 

ap- 
pomted 



Colo.... 


Nov. 


1, 1941 


Iowa.... 


Oct. 


30, 1941 


Calif.... 


Oct. 


16, 1941 


Kans 


Aug. 


1, 1940 


N. C... 


Dec. 


20, 1940 


D. C... 


Sept. 


1,1941 


D. C... 


Aug. 


1, 1940 


La 


May 


16, 1940 


Pa 


July 


16, 1941 


Ga 


Nov. 


1, 1941 


Ala 


July 


16, 1940 


Tex 


Nov. 


9, 1940 


Va 


Oct. 


16,1941 


Iowa.... 


Aug. 


1, 1940 


D. C... 


Aug. 


1, 1941 


Ala 


Oct. 


16, 1940 


Pa 


Dec. 


16, 1940 


Pa 


Oct. 


1, 1941 


Ala 


Jan. 


16, 1941 


Fla 


Aug. 


16, 1939 



Date of 
appoint- 
ment 



D. C... 


Aug. 


1, 1936 


Iowa 


Sept. 


16, 1940 


D. C... 


Nov. 


1, 1940 


D. C... 


July 


3, 1930 


Kans.... 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


D. C... 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Kans.... 


Aug. 


1, 1936 


Ohio.... 


June 


16, 1941 


D. C... 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


D. C-... 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Va 


Apr. 


1, 1938 


Mass.... 


June 


16, 1941 


Md 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


D. C... 


Apr. 


1, 1941 


Md 


Apr. 


1, 1938 


D. C... 


Oct. 


16, 1941 


N.Y-.-. 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


D. C... 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


D. C... 


Nov. 


16, 1940 


Mich.... 


June 


16, 1941 


D. C... 


Apr. 


1, 1938 


N. Y.... 


June 


16, 1941 


D.C.... 


June 


16, 1941 


Mass...- 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Minn... 


June 


16, 1941 


Mo 


June 


16, 1941 



CLASSIFICATION OF DEPARTMENT PERSONNEL 
CLERICAL, ADMINISTUATIVK, AND FISCAL SKKVICE— Continued 



45 



Name, grade, and salary 



Grade three— Afsistanl clerical— Cou. 

At «/,7^a-Continued. 

Thompson, Berry R 

Welch, Audrey M 

Attl.eSO: 

Bolinp, Alvena R 

Coit, Haniiltont 

Covins, Ruth Irwin 

Day, Mary Jo 

Dowd, Mary Majure - 

Eby, Floris R 

Flynn, Elizabeth J 

Lamneck, Katharine 

Lawson, Nettie V 

Leer. Mertice T 

Magruder, Warren V., Jr.. 

McCanner, Violet M 

Morrill, Cleo B 

Poetker, Florence R 

Pritchard, Jean 

Reker, .\nna Mae... 

Robertson, Dudley L 

Schwass, Bertha L 

Takacs, Theresa M 

Wallace, Dorothy B 

Watson, Raymond O.f 

White, Lois W 

Wojnar, Rose 

At tlSiO: 

Achstetter, Christian J 

Adkisson, Ethel M... 

Allen, Christine S 

Alrcrson, Edna C 

Anders, Virginia M... 

Anderson, Elizabeth M 

Anderson, Twila 

Andrews, Bonnie V 

Arakelian, Charles H.f. 

Asbjornson, Adeline L 

Ashby, Marjorie C 

Ayer, Ronald M 

Bacon, Clara J 

Badcon, James R 

Bair, Fern 

Ball, Edith. 

Bartholf, Frank O 

Beaubien. .\ldora 

Bell, E. Donald 

Bell, Eva M 

Benesh, Florentine L 

Berg. J. Antoinette 

Bcrrisford, Dorothy S 

Berry, Marguerite B 

Best, Irma I 

tOn military leave. 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



Date of 
appoint- 
ment 



Va 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Wis 


June 


16, 1941 


Mich.... 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


N. Y.... 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


m 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Ind 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Miss.... 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Minn... 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Pa 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Ohio.... 


June 


16, 1941 


Va 


Oct. 


1, 1941 


Okla.... 


Apr. 


16. 1939 


Md..... 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Mo 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Kans.... 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Ohio.... 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Oa 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Ky...... 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Md 


Apr. 


1,1938 


Mich.... 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


N. Y.... 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


D. C... 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Md 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Ohio.... 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Pa 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


D. C... 


Sept. 


9, 1941 


Miss.... 


Apr. 


1, 1941 


W. Va.. 


Mar. 


16, 1941 


Ind 


Oct. 


16, 1941 


Ark..... 


Mar. 


27, 1941 


Fla 


Sept. 


1, 1941 


N. Dak. 


Oct. 


16, 1941 


Okla.... 


June 


1, 1941 


Wyo.... 


Sept. 


1,1941 


Minn... 


Jan. 


1, 1941 


Maine... 


Apr. 


1, 1940 


Vt 


Nov. 


1, 1941 


Tenn... 


July 


14, 1941 


Utah.... 


Sept. 


1, 1941 


Kans... 


Nov. 


1, 1941 


Miss.... 


Mar. 


27. 1941 


Wash... 


Oct. 


16, 1941 


R.I 


June 


1. 1941 


ni 


Feb. 


21,1941 


Tex 


Oct. 


16, 1941 


Wis 


May 


1, 1941 


Ill 


Sept. 


1, 1941 


Ind.. .. 


Apr. 


1,1941 


Pa 


July 


16, 1941 


N. C... 


July 


16, 1941 



Name, grade, and salary 



Qrade three— Assistant clerical— Con. 

/!<«/, 620— Continued. 

Birkelo, Selmcr 

Blackburn Ethel F 

Booker, Ruth.. 

Bramlet, Phyllis 

Bray, F. Olive.... 

Brehio, Norma C 

Brennes, Mercedes M 

Brinkley, James R 

Brown, Josephine B 

Bryant, Belva R 

Buresh, Genevieve L 

Burke, James P 

Burns, Jean... 

Butler, Edith H 

Callahan, Marion L 

Carroll, Claire H 

Carter, Agnes M 

Cary, Raymond, Jr 

Cash, Bernice E_ 

Casper, Erwin D 

Chapman, Nina B 

Christian, Shirley J 

Clair, Grace D 

Clark, Genevieve L 

Collins, Irene 

Collins, Michael J.t 

Conard, .\rchina A 

Connell, Georgine H 

Cosgrove, Madelyn R 

Cox, Louis O., Jr 

Creekmore, Janey G 

Cunningham, Harriet S 

Currier, Eileen M 

Daley, Catharine M.. 

Daley, Florence S.. 

Davidson, Carolyn A 

Day, Eunice 

Deck, Eva M 

Denham, M. Elizabeth 

Dimond, Rita M 

Donadio, Charles L 

Dott, Irene E 

Drake, Martha E 

Dreppard, Hazel... 

Driver, David S 

Dubois, Jane 

Duda, Wilfred J. 

Duke, Iris M 

Dunn, Phyllis C 

Eastman, Betty J 

Elliott, Jeannette M 

Emerson, Marjorie C. 

Ennis, Margaret E 



Whence 

ap- 
pom ted 



Date of 
appoint- 
ment 



Wis 


July 


7, 1939 


Mo 


Nov. 


1, 1941 


Mo 


Sept. 


1, 1941 


Ill 


Sept. 


1, 1941 


Ill 


Nov. 


1, 1941 


Mass... 


Oct. 


1, 1941 


Calif.... 


Oct. 


1, 1941 


Ill 


Sept. 


1, 1941 


Ill 


Oct. 


16, 1941 


Okla.... 


Sept. 


1, 1941 


N. Dak. 


Oct. 


1, 1941 


Pa 


July 


16, 1940 


N. C... 


Oct. 


16, 1941 


Va 


Sept. 


1,1941 


111 


Mar. 


29, 1941 


Mass.... 


Oct. 


16, 1941 


Nebr.... 


Aug. 


16, 1939 


Mo 


Nov. 


1, 1941 


N.Y.... 


Sept. 


1, 1941 


Nebr.... 


Oct. 


16, 1941 


Miss.... 


Oct. 


1, 1941 


N.J.... 


Oct. 


16, 1941 


Pa 


Aug. 


16, 1941 


Wash... 


Mar. 


1,1941 


W.Va.. 


Mar. 


10, 1941 


Ala 


Jan. 


16, 1941 


N.J--.. 


Oct. 


16, 1941 


Ill 


Feb. 


16, 1941 


Pa 


Apr. 


1, 1941 


D. C... 


July 


16, 1941 


Miss.... 


Nov. 


1, 1941 


Ohio.... 


July 


1, 1941 


Mass.... 


Oct. 


16, 1941 


Pa 


June 


10, 1939 


Wis 


Sept. 


1,1941 


Tex 


Sept. 


1, 1941 


Ind 


Sept. 


1, 1941 


N. Mex- 


Mar. 


1, 1941 


Mo 


Jan. 


1, 1941 


Mass.... 


Oct. 


16, 1941 


Conn... 


Jan. 


16, 1941 


Mich... 


Mar. 


1, 1941 


Ky 


July 


16, 1941 


Kans.... 


Sept. 


1, 1941 


Colo.... 


Sept. 


1, 1941 


N. C... 


Mar. 


1, 1941 


N. Y.... 


Feb. 


21, 1941 


Tex 


Oct. 


16, 1941 


S. Dak.. 


Nov. 


1, 1941 


HI 


Oct. 


1, 1941 


N.J.-.. 


Oct. 


1,1941 


N.Y.... 


Mar. 


26, 1941 


Minn... 


Sept. 


1, 1941 



46 



REGISTER OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE 1941 
CLERICAL, ADMINISTRATIVE, AND FISCAL SERVICE— Continued 



Name, grade, and salary 



Grade three— Assistant clerical— Con. 



At #/ ,6^0— Continued. 

Erdwin, J. Arlington 

Ersbo, May C - 

Estrada, Consuelo P 

Feeney, James P 

Felten, Roy H 

Fenig, Edward 

Fillo, Mary V... 

Finley, Mary S 

Foster, Frederick C 

Fountain, Helen B 

French, Harry G. 

Fretwell, Margaret B 

Gabriel, Louis J. 

Gandy, Myrtle L 

Gardiner, Catherine A... 

Gee, Russell F.f 

Genz, Louise 

Gibbons, LucUle R 

Gibson, Lloyd L.f 

Gies, Judith L __.. 

Gift, Gladys 

Gilman, Edna A 

Goodloe, Jean 

Grady, Helen D 

GraS, Jeanne D 

Graham, Selma R.. 

Grantham, Martha S 

Gregory, John A 

Griffith, Mildred A. 

Grunwell, Jane E 

Halden, Margaret J 

Hall, LaDonna J 

Hallam, Malcolm P 

Hansen, Albertf-. 

Hansen, Lawrence L 

Harkey, Dorothy 

Harmison, Norma L 

Harris, Elizabeth J 

Harrison, Kathryn J 

Hartman, Alice M 

Henderson, Catherine L. 

Henderson, Helen J 

Henderson, Joe S., Jr 

Herro, Wannah N 

Hindman, Edwin L_ 

Hodges, Elizabeth S 

Hoenig, Jack M 

HofEner, Josephine M 

Hohnbaum, Fred W 

Holsinger, Otto R_ 

Hoover, Clarence M., Jr. 

Horan, Helen J 

Houlihan, Mary C. 

Hudson, Virginia J 

Hunt, Margaret C 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



Mo_- 
Calif. 
Tex_. 
N. Y. 
Pa... 
N. Y. 
Ohio- 
Ohio- 
Utah. 
Mass- 
Wis.- 
Okla- 
Mo.. 
Qa— 
Pa.-. 
R.L. 
N. J.. 

ni-.._ 

D. C. 

Tenn. 
Mo.- 
N. J.. 
Tenn. 
111.... 
Minn 
Ind._ 
Minn 
Mont 
Ind.. 
Fla— 
Oreg- 
Mo__ 



Nebr- 
Utah. 
N. C_. 
La-.. 
Okla. 
Okla- 
Mich- 
N. J_. 
Mo-. 
Ga-.- 
Tex.. 
Mo-- 
N. H. 
Nebr. 
D. C- 
Colo. 
Md.. 
Pa... 
N. H. 



Ark. 
Va-- 



Date of 
appoint- 
ment 



Feb. 

Sept. 

Oct. 

May 

Jan. 

July 

Sept. 

Jan. 

July 

Oct. 

Aug. 

Oct. 

Oct. 

Apr. 

Oct. 

Oct. 

Oct. 

July 

Jan. 

July 

Mar. 

Mar. 

Jan. 

Oct. 

Sept. 

July 

Sept. 

June 

Sept. 

Jan. 

Mar. 

Sept. 

Aug. 

Feb. 

June 

Sept. 

Sept. 

May 

Oct. 

Mar. 

Sept. 

Oct. 

Oct. 

Sept. 

June 

Feb. 

Nov. 

June 

Oct. 

Dec. 

Oct. 

Mar. 

Jan. 

Oct. 

Oct. 



24, 1941 
1, 1941 
1, 1941 

1. 1940 
16, 1941 
17, 1939 

1. 1941 
1, T941 
1, 1941 

16, 1941 
1,1941 
1, 1941 

16, 1941 
1,1941 

16, 1941 

1. 1940 
16, 1939 
10, 1939 
30, 1939 
16, 1941 
27, 1941 
16, 1941 

2. 1941 
1, 1941 
1, 1941 
1,1941 

1. 1939 
1, 1941 
1, 1941 
1, 1941 
1, 1941 
1.1941 

16, 1941 

1. 1940 
16, 1941 

1. 1941 
1, 194] 

16, 1941 

1, 1941 
27, 1941 
16, 1941 

1, 1941 
16, 1941 

1, 1941 

1,1941 
16. 1941 

1,1941 
20, 1941 
16, 1941 

1, 1938 
16, 1941 

1, 1941 
16, 1941 
16.1941 

1, 1941 



Name, grade, and salary 



Grade three— Assistant clerical— Con. 

At $1,620— Continued. 

lerna, Joanna P 

Jackson, John J 

Jacobs, Jay R 

Jaworski, Genevieve 

Jeffers, Marie B 

Jelich, John W., Jr 

Jernigan, Pauline 

Jones, Earl R 

Jones, Grace E 

Jones, Sue M 

Jones, Velma A. S 

Justice, Emogene 

Kahl, Delena 

Kelliher, Catherine E .- 

Kelly, Mary J . 

Kelly. Peggy A 

Kempf, Florence M 

Kennedy, Janet M - 

Kilby, IlmaR 

Kimbro, Kathryn E 

King, Pauline A 

Klein, Charles C 

Klein, Mary J 

La Croix, Mildred E 

Lacy, Irene S 

Lally, Bernice F 

Laneville, Virgilia C 

La Selle, Mason A 

Leahy, Lillian D 

Leary, Josephine I 

Lemberger, Katherine E 

Leppanen, Mae H 

Lewis, Eleanor M 

Lindsey, Edith P 

Lingerman, MilUe H — 

Loeltz, Helen M. J 

Longen, Edmund H 

Lyckman, Warren W 

MacFarlane, Beth A 

Mann, Jean H 

Marriott, Elizabeth J 

Martin, Dorothy C. 

Martin, James H 

Mason, May .- 

Mates, Rosemary A 

McCain, James L.. 

McCormick, George E... 

MeLain, Evelyn 

McLaughlin, Mary B.._ 

McLouth, E. Alberta 

McMillen, Dorothy L 

McReynolds, Frances R. P 

Meador, Wilbur O... 

Miller, Dorothy B 



Whence 

ap- 
pomted 



Conn..- 
Mont-.- 
Okla.--- 

Pa 

Ohio...- 
N. Y...- 

Fla 

Nebr.... 

Kans 

Okla.... 

Ill 

Tenn... 
Wash... 

Mass 

Pa 

Tenn.-.. 
N. Dak- 

Wis 

Calif .... 
Okla.... 
Okla.... 

Ky 

La 

Conn... 

Ill 

Conn... 
N. H.... 

Colo 

Conn... 

Pa 

N.J-...- 
Mont..- 
Ohio..-. 

Ala 

Pa. 

Iowa — 
S. Dak.. 

Tex 

Oreg 

Pa 

Ill 

Okla-..- 
D. C... 

Pa 

Pa 

Ark 

Kans 

Okla...- 
D. C... 

Ind 

Mo 

111 

N. Mex- 
Mont... 



tOn military leave. 



CLASSIFICATIOX OF DEPARTMENT PERSONNEL 
CLERirAT., ADMIXISTUATIVK, AND FISCAL SERVICE— Contimiod 



47 



Xame. grade, and salary 



Grade Ihree— Assistant clmcal— Con. 



^/#/,5«>-Continued. 

Miller. Edward J 

Molloy. Betty Sue 

Moody, Elizabeth F 

Morris, Claude Bt 

Morris. Mildred J 

Morrissey. Mary C 

Morton. Edith F 

Morton. John J 

Mueller, Florence R 

Muhonen. Xeil X... 

Mullis. Mary P 

Xeese. John L., Jr 

Nielsen, Mabel A 

Xobbs. Oliver B 

Novara, Stella J 

Nubbe, Virpil O 

O'Brien. M. Marcella 

O'Connor. Willie B 

Olson. Ruth M 

O'Reilly, Marjorie H 

Parmenter, Mabel 

Perry, Alba 

Peterson, June E.. 

Pherson. William O 

Phillips. Jeane C 

Phillips. Joseph L. 

Phlake. Dorothy C 

Pope. MyraH.. 

Powell. John M 

Preer. Elizabeth F 

Prichard, Fem_. 

Prince. Donald H 

Revilee. Edith K 

Ribble, Ralph J 

Richards, Eleanor M 

Roane. Melvin C 

Robichau. Frederick J... 

Rock, Catherine A _. 

Rothenbush. Franklin O. 

Salek. Blanche 

Sanders. Ixjuise B... 

Scamihorn, Virginia L... 

Schooley, Dorene M 

Schorr, Lucille I 

Schulte, Esther E 

Scott, Jean E 

Sedlacek, Donald E 

ShambauEh. E. Eulalie.. 

Shaw, Ellen J 

.Shreve. Mary F 

Shutt, Dorothy. 

Sibert, Donald E 

Simko. Kathryn C 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



Wis 

Ark 

N. Y.... 
Utah.... 

Mo 

N.Y.... 
N.Y...- 

Wis 

S. Dak.. 
Minn... 
N. C... 
Tenn.... 
N. Dak. 

Fla 

Wyo 

Minn... 
Mont... 
N. C... 
Wash... 

Fla 

Mich... 
W. Va.. 
Wash... 
Ohio.... 
Conn... 

Tex 

Iowa 

Calif.... 
Tenn... 

Ala 

N. Dak. 
N. H .. 



Tex 

Pa 

Okla... 
Mass... 

Pa 

Ohio... 
Okla... 
S. C... 

Ky 

Mo.... 

Pa 

Wis.... 
Mo... 
Nebr... 
Colo... 
Mich. . 

Va 

Ark... 
W. Va. 
Ill 



Date of 
appoint- 
ment 



Aug. 16, 1941 
Sept. 16, 1941 



Apr. 
Feb. 
Nov. 
Jan. 
July 



1, 1941 
1,1941 
1,1941 
16. 1941 
1, 1941 
Oct. 16,1941 
Nov. 1,1941 
Mar. 29. 1941 
Sept. 1,1941 
Sept. 1,1941 
July 1, 1938 
Oct. 16,1941 
Mar. 1,1941 
Feb. 16,1941 
Mar. 27, 1941 
July 2, 1940 
Feb. 16,1941 
Aug. 1,1940 
Oct. 16,1941 
Mar. 1,1941 
Sept. 1,1941 
Nov. 1,1941 
Mar. 1,1941 
July 16,1941 
July 16,1941 
June 27,1939 
Nov. 1,1939 
July 16,1941 
Sept. 1,1941 
July 1, 1941 
July 1, 1940 
Nov. 1,1941 
Jan. 16,1941 
July 1, 1941 
Mar. 9.1940 
Sept. 1.1941 
Mar. 16, 1940 
Feb. 16,1941 
Nov. 24, 1940 
Aug. 1, 1941 
Oct. 1, 1941 
Mar. 17, 1941 
Feb. 16,1941 
Aug. 1. 1941 
Nov. 1, 1941 
Sept. 1,1941 
June 16,1941 
July 1,1941 
Mar. 26, 1941 
Sept. 16.1941 
Sept. 1,1941 



Name, grade, and salary 



Orade three— Assistant clerical— Con. 

At $1,610— Continued. 

Simmons, Pansy E 

Simon, Mary E 

Simons, Frances M... 

Skartvedt, Ruth A 

Skinner, Elsie 

Smiraglia, Frank J 

Smith, Bonnie J — 

Smith, Grace V 

Smith. Mary Grace 

Smithson, Hazel I 

Snelling, J. Oradon.. 

Soderlund, Dorothy E 

Sours, Belva C 

Spielmaker, Arthur L., Jr 

Splendor, Mary O 

Squires, Ruth N 

Starnes, Andrew G 

Steele, Sue 

Stephens, Carleen E 

Stuck, Dean L 

Summers, Mary K... 

Tarman, Eleanor L 

Taylor, Thelbert F 

Tefft, Lois E 

Te Selle, Virgil W..^ 

Thauwald, Doloris M 

Thomas, Cathaleen A 

Thomason, Robert E 

Thompson, Barbara G 

Tiernan, Justina M 

Tiller, Richard P 

Tims, Louis B., Jrf 

Tripp, Annie R 

VerhofT, Irene R 

Voigt, Corrine M 

Walker, Marion M 

Walker, Thelma P 

Walmsley, Richard W 

Walters, Bobbie F 

Ward, Juanita L 

Warden, C. Madge 

Watson, Margaret E 

Welch, Catherine B 

Wheeler, John R., Jr 

Whisenhunt, Marjorie B 

Willis, Golda M 

Willoughby, Beatrice M.. 

Wilson, Grace C 

Wilson, Gustava L 

Wilson, Jean C 

Winnecke, Clara M — 

Wojnar, Mary C 

Wolford. Helen A. 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



Date of 
appoint- 
ment 



Miss.... 


Oct. 


16, 1941 


Ohio..-. 


Mar. 


1, 1941 


Mont... 


Feb. 


16, 1941 


S. Dak.. 


Sept. 


1,1941 


Ky. 


Sept. 


1, 1941 


Pa 


Mar. 


16, 1941 


Ga 


Aug. 


1,1940 


Pa 


Mar. 


21,1941 


Wis 


Aug. 


1, 1940 


Ohio.... 


June 


16, 1941 


S. C... 


Aug. 


1, 1941 


Wash... 


Sept. 


23, 1939 


Va 


Jan. 


16, 1941 


Mich... 


Mar. 


16, 1941 


Pa 


Mar. 


1, 1941 


Conn... 


Nov. 


1,1941 


La 


Sept. 


23, 1941 


N. C..-. 


Nov. 


1, 1941 


Tenn... 


Mar. 


1, 1941 


Nebr.... 


Oct. 


16, 1941 


Colo.... 


Nov. 


1, 1940 


Wis—.. 


Aug. 


1, 1940 


Ariz..... 


Aug. 


1, 1941 


Colo.... 


Nov. 


1, 1941 


Nebr.... 


Oct. 


16, 1941 


Minn... 


Oct. 


1, 1941 


Tenn 


June 


1, 1941 


Calif.... 


Dec. 


2, 1940 


S. G-.... 


Aug. 


16, 1941 


N. C... 


July 


1, 1941 


Pa 


Sept. 


16, 1941 


Vt 


Nov. 


16. 1940 


S. C... 


Sept. 


1, 1941 


Mo 


Mar. 


1, 1941 


Wis 


Nov. 


1, 1941 


N. C.... 


Mar. 


16, 1941 


Mass.... 


Mar. 


16, 1941 


Mass.... 


May 14, 1941 


Miss.... 


July 


16, 1941 


Maine.. 


July 


16, 1941 


Calif.. -- 


Oct. 


16. 1941 


Tex 


Aug. 


1, 1941 


Mass.... 


Mar. 


1. 1941 


Ark 


Aug. 


1, 1941 


Okla.... 


Sept. 


1, 1941 


Tex 


July 


1, 1941 


N. H.... 


Mar. 


16, 1941 


Miss.... 


Sept 


1, 1941 


Ky 


Mar. 


1, 1941 


D. C... 


Nov. 


1,1941 


Ind 


Oct. 


16, 1941 


Conn 


Aug. 


9, 1941 


W. Va.. 


Oct. 


16, 1941 



tOn military leave. 



48 



REGISTER OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE 1941 

CLERICAL, ADMINISTRATIVE, AND FISCAL SERVICE— Continued 



Name, grade, and salary 



Qrade three— Assistant clerical— Con. 

At ^/ ,620— Continued. 

Wood, Anna R 

Woodward, Thelma 

Wormdahl, Louise A 

Yenchius, Mildred M 

Zebris, Bertha A 

Grade two— Junior clerical 

At $1, 800: 

Burroughs, Anna V 

Eailer, Fred E.-.. 

Kearney, Mary Powers 

At $1,740: 
Kegg, Cressy L „. 

At $1,680: 

Carey, Elsie M 

Loar, Mary J. - 

At $1, 6W: 

Barnhart, Eva S 

Davis, Kathryn M 

Thomas, Phyllis 

At $1, 660: 

Baker, Emma L 

Sutton, Margaret W 

At$l,mO: 
Vestal, Ralph A 

At$l,UO: 

Acton, Mabel F 

Ahlerichs, Lena M 

Alexander, George W., Jr 

Ambrose, Jaequelyn 

Anderson, Betty J 

Anderson, Mabel M 

Andolsek, Eugene J. 

Andrews, Henry Jf 

Andrews, Jean I 

Aragon, Ann T_. 

Armstrong, Alma M 

Arnegard, Jane E 

Arnold, Alice M 

Austad, Selma J 

Backes, Viola C 

Bacot, Dixie C 

Baird, Maxine 

Baker, Eva J 

Bales, Ruthine S 

Barker, Ruth W 

Barnard, Dorothy 

Bartlett, Draper, Jr.f. 

Bauman, Mildred L 

Becker, Florene P 

Binns, R. Pauline 

Blakely, Jeanette W 

Bonner, Carolyn M 

tOn military leave. 



ap- 
pointed 



Fla 


Oct. 


16, 1941 


Tenn.._. 


Oct. 


16, 1941 


Utah.... 


Oct. 


16, 1941 


Ohio.... 


Sept. 


1, 1940 


Mass.... 


Sept. 


1, 1941 



Date of 
appoint- 
ment 



D. C... 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


D. C .. 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Va 


Apr. 


10, 1939 


D. C-... 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


D. C... 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Ill 


June 


16, 1941 


N. Y_... 


Apr. 


1, 1938 


D. C... 


Oct. 


1, 1941 


Idaho... 


Mar. 


27, 1941 


D. C... 


Oct 


16, 1941 


D. C... 


June 


16, 1941 


Ind 


Apr. 


1, 1938 


Mo 


Apr. 


1, 1941 


Kans.... 


Sept. 


15, 1941 


Utah.._- 


June 


1, 1941 


Kans..- 


Sept. 


11, 1941 


Oreg 


Sept. 


10, 1941 


N. Dak. 


June 


23, 1941 


W. Va-. 


June 


30, 1941 


Minn... 


Dec. 


16, 1940 


Mo 


May 


5, 1941 


N. Mex. 


Sept. 


15, 1941 


Me 


Aug. 


22, 1941 


N. Dak. 


June 


25, 1941 


N. Dak. 


July 


7, 1941 


N. Dak. 


June 


23, 1941 


N. Dak- 


July 


14, 1941 


S. C... 


Jan. 


21, 1941 


Utah.... 


May 28, 1941 


Mo 


Mar. 


27, 1941 


Wash... 


July 


21, 1941 


Okla.... 


Sept. 


16, 1941 


S.Dak.. 


June 


2, 1941 


Fla 


Dec. 


16, 1940 


Mont... 


May 


12, 1941 


Kans..._ 


Sept. 


9, 1941 


W. Va-. 


June 


23, 1941 


Ark 


Aug. 


1, 1940 


Va 


Aug. 


11. 1941 



Name, grade. 



Grade two — Junior clerical — Con. 

At$l,UO—Coni\mKii.. 

Bopp, Margaret A 

Bossert, Beatrice H 

Boylan, John P.. 

Bowerman, Virginia I 

Braheny, Gerald J 

Brame, Oleta 

Brooks, Charles L 

Brown, Lillian 

Brown, Mary A 

Brown, Willa H 

Bryan, Anne S 

Bryan, Jean B 

Buck, Mary E 

Buckley, John A 

Bunn, Charlotte M 

Burggraf, Edward J 

Burnett, Thelma R 

Byre, Helen B 

Galium, F. Isabelle 

Cavalier, Bertha.. 

Christopherson, Mildred 

Cirillo, John R 

Clapp, Juanita 

Clare, Mildred A 

Clements, Edward Joseph 

Clendenin, Julia M 

Cleveland, James Norwood, Jr.t— 

Cline, Nona Mae 

Clymer, Frances C 

Conrad, Jane 

Cook, James O 

Coombs, Joe F 

Corey, Ruth E 

Graver, George N 

Crawford, Fae C 

Croft, Alice 

Crummy, Rosalyn I 

Cummings, Doris V 

Gutten, Alice C 

Gzajkowski, Joseph A 

Danz, E. Richard 

Darby, J. Harold 

Davis, Betty J 

Day, Elizabeth B... 

Dedmond, Katherine L 

Deery, Mary E 

Demick, Lois M. 

De Pretis, Lucille.- 

Derrick, Billie 

Didier, Carmen M 

Dillon, Annie E 

Dooley, Pansie M 

Drake, Marjorie W... 

Dudley, ElizabethG 

Dunham, Helen R.. 



Whence 

ap- 
pomted 



Md 

Ark 

N. Y-... 
N. Dak 

Iowa 

Fla 

Mo 

Tex 

111 

N. C... 

Md 

D. C... 

Mo 

N. Y.... 

Pa 

111 

Okla...- 
N. Dak. 

Mass 

Md 

Utah.... 

Pa 

Okla-... 

Kans 

D. C-... 

Ga 

S. C.-.. 
Okla.... 

Mo 

Pa 

Tex 

Kans 

Mont... 
N. C- 
Okla..-. 
Utah.... 
Minn... 

Va 

Fla 

Mass 

N.J 

N. Y.... 

Ind 

D. C... 
N. C.... 
N. Y... 

Vt 

Conn... 

S. C 

Kans 

N. C... 

Tex 

Ohio.... 

Mass 

Mass 



CLASSIFICATION OF DEPARTMENT PERSONNEL 
CLERICAL, ADMIXL^rUATIVE, AND FISCAL SERVICE— Continued 



49 



Name, prade, and salary 



Grade two — Junior clerical— Con. 



At */,4^0— Continued. 

Dupes, Ralph F 

Dyco, Oeueive M 

Egan, Anna V 

Ehli, MarjorieK 

Engleraan, June C 

Erickson, Donna 

Estes, Lena M.. 

Everett, Arthur A 

Fahy, Thelma M 

Fairburn, Betty 

Featherstone, Rhea C... 

Finn, Jane F 

Fleming, Ilelen A 

Fleming, Miriam Q 

Floyd, Anita R 

Frailey, Carrie M 

Frank, Jeanne L 

Frankel, II. Darlene 

Franklin, Velda L 

Frary, Betty O... 

Freeze, Pauline E.. 

Funaro, Helen J 

Gaines, Mary L 

Gardes, Hcrsilie P 

Garner, Mary K 

Garrett, Helen V 

Gavagan, Mildred W... 

Gavin, Charles W 

Gilbertson, Odelia M... 

Glass, Lorna H 

Goray, Stanley Joseph.. 

Grainger, Lula E 

Grainger, Paul J. t 

Greene, Margaret E 

Grove, Gladys J 

Guy, Maurice 

Guynn, Jack C 

Haas, Alice M - 

Hada, Inez B 

Hagan, Mary E 

Haines, Cecilia M 

Hall, Mary L 

Hamilton, John C 

Hammond, Charles E.f. 
Harding, Kenneth M... 

Harris, Lee W., Jr 

Harris, Loretta M 

Harrison, Charlotte B... 

Hartl. Agnes M 

Hartman, Lillian O 

Haugen, Boa H 

Hawthorne, Ada L 

Heard, Claude W 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



Kans.. 
S. Dak. 
N. J.... 
N. Dak 

Mo 

S. Dak. 
Mo ... 
Okla..- 
Mont... 
Mass... 
Utah..- 
Md...- 
Minn.. 
N. Dak 
Md...- 

Pa 

W. Va. 

ni 

Utah... 
lowa.-- 
Pa 



Kans... 

La 

Ga 

Okla-.- 
Ind-... 
Ohio-.- 
N. Dak. 
Minn.. 
D. C... 
Ohio... 
Mont.. 
Iowa... 
N. Dak 
Ala.... 
S. Dak. 
N. Dak 
Okla... 
Mont.. 

Pa 

HI 

Mo 

Calif... 

Pa 

La 

Tex 

Va 

N. Dak. 

Pa 

N. Dak. 

Tex 

Tenn.... 



Date of 


appoint- 


ment 


Apr. 


7, 1941 


June 


2, 1941 


Oct. 


28, 1941 


June 


25, 1941 


Mar. 


27, 1941 


May 28,1941 | 


Apr. 


1.1941 


June 23,1941 


Sept. 


11,1941 


May 


14, 1941 


June 


2, 1941 


Sept. 


2, 1941 


May 


8, 1941 


June 


25, 1941 


Feb. 


17, 1941 


Aug. 


16, 1941 


July 


8, 1940 


Sept. 


8, 1941 


May 28,1941 |] 


Jan. 


22, 1941 


Aug. 


18, 1941 


Dec. 


26, 1940 


Sept. 


15, 1941 


July 


16,1941 


Aug. 


1, 1941 


Aug. 


4, 1941 


Aug. 


18, 1941 


Oct. 


24, 1941 


July 


7, 1941 


Oct. 


1, 1941 


Mar. 


16, 1941 


July 


16, 1940 


July 


8, 1940 


Oct. 


28, 1941 


Aug. 


8, 1941 


Aug. 


11, 1941 


Apr. 


7, 1941 


Aug. 


7, 1941 


Sept. 


22. 1941 


Sept. 


18, 1941 


Oct. 


7, 1940 


Oct. 


1, 1941 


Nov. 


1, 1941 


Oct. 


3, 1935 


Feb. 


24, 1941 


Apr. 


1, 1941 


Jan. 


16, 1941 


Aug. 


4, 1941 


Sept. 


16, 1941 


Aug. 


21, 1941 


Aug. 


25, 1941 


Sept. 


16,1941 


July 


2, 1941 



Name, grade, and salary 



Qrade two— Junior clerical— Con. 

At ^/,i{0— Continued. 

Ileare, Gertrude... 

Hearst, Linda S 

Heller, Susie B 

Hembrce, Howard W 

Herrmann, Lois V 

Hicks, Virginia E 

Higgins, Rose M , 

Hill, Betty J 

Hill, Darlene M. 

Hill, E. Frances 

Hille. Violet L... 

Hitt, Sam W 

Hoffman, Alice C 

Holcombe, William C 

Holen, Doris M 

Hollins, Joan 

Holmes, Clarence F 

Holmes, William G.f 

Holmquist, Ethel E 

Hoist, Paula G 

Hood, Evelyn D 

Hooker, Dorothy F 

Hoopes, Virginia L 

Hortum, Ernest J 

Hubbuch, Raymond J 

Hunter, Cornelia H 

Huntley, Genevieve M.. 

Ilutton, Alice F 

Iversen, Mabel J 

Jenssen, Thelma M 

Jeppson, Shirley M 

Jemigan, Harry F 

Johnson, Ethel M 

Johnston, Alice M... 

Jones, Cecilia G 

Jones, Jesse F., Jr 

Jones, William G 

Jones, William M 

Joplin, James D.t 

Jordan, Julia B 

Jordan, Newton M., Jr 

Judge, Edward M 

Kecgan, James D — 

Kceler, Robert W 

Kelly, Alice T.. 

Kennedy, Thomas W 

Kerr, William M 

Ketner, William H.t 

Killian, Sidney E.f 

King, Floretta F 

Kingston, Mary M 

Kirk, Mary Kathryn 

Kloida, Ruth E 



Whence 

ap- 
pomted 



W. Va. 
D. C... 
N. Dak 
Ark...- 
Wis... 
N. Y... 
Mass... 
Okla... 

lU 

N.J... 
S. Dak. 
Ark.... 
S. Dak. 

Ala 

Mich.. 

Tex 

D. C... 
Colo... 
N. Dak 
Utah... 
Okla... 
Iowa... 

HI 

Wis.... 
Ky..... 
Conn.. 
Miss... 
Maine . 
N. Dak 
N. Dak 
Utah... 
Ark.... 
Mass... 
N. Dak 
N. Dak 
Okla... 
Ala.... 
Ohio... 
Ind.... 
S. C... 

Ga 

Pa 

N. Y... 
N. Y... 
Mass... 
Wash.. 
S. Dak. 

Pa 

N. 0... 
Okla... 
Kans... 
Okla... 
Wis.... 



fOn military leave. 



50 



REGISTER OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE 1941 
CLERICAL, ADMINISTRATIVE, AND FISCAL SERVICE— Continued 



Name, grade, and salary 



Grade two— Junior clerical— Con. 

At $1 ,U0— Continued. 

Kluczny, Audrey C 

Knouse, Janice C 

Knudtson, Beulah A 

Konen, Irene I- 

Kozak, Mary A.. 

Krach, B. Merle 

Krulac, Mary I 

Kurtz, GraceJ 

Kuzniar, Mary J _. 

Labuda, Anna S 

LaCroix, Alvera M 

Ladd, Roy J 

Land, L. Helen 

Lanig, Charley G 

Lee, Amy I 

Lee, LaVerne 

Leigh, Leland D 

Lempe, Lillian C 

Leonard, Gertrude P 

Lien, Esther 

Lillie, Lynn V _ 

Livingston, Eleanor 

Lobaugh, Jane 

Logan, Geraldine A 

Long, Thomas C.f 

Loudermilk, Ruth B 

Lowney, Mildred J 

Lukens, Robert A 

MacFarlane, Beth R 

MacKenzie, Winifred 

MagOl, Floyd C 

Malmi, Atso C 

Mangus, Thelma J 

Matthes, Lois C 

Mayes, Mary A 

McAfee, J. D 

McBride, Louise 

McBride, Mary K 

McCloskey, Louise.-. 

McCollum, Eleanor C 

McDaniel, Fleta A 

McKenzie, Dorothea M 

McMains, Harry H 

McMillin, Madaline D 

McNitt, PauL.. 

Meredith, Margaret R 

Meservey, Ellen B. 

Michaud, Theresa A. 

Miller, Charlotte R 

Miller, Thomas L., Jr 

Mills, Virginia W 

Misfeldt, William Df 

Moe, Marilyn F 

tOn military leave. 



Whence 

ap- 
pomted 



Date of 
appoint- 



Mmn... 


Apf. 


17, 1941 


Nebr-.-- 


Mar. 


3, 1941 


N. Dak. 


Aug. 


8,1941 


N. Dak. 


June 


25, 1941 


Pa 


Aug. 


21, 1941 


Md 


Oct. 


20, 1941 


P& 


Nov. 


1, 1941 


Tenn... 


Feb. 


3, 1941 


Pa 


Sept. 


2, 1941 


Pa 


Aug. 


28, 1941 


La 


Sept. 


15. 1941 


N. Mex. 


July 


7, 1941 


Ala 


Aug. 


6, 1941 


Okla.... 


July 


7, 194] 


N. Dak. 


Sept. 


15, 1941 


Utah.... 


June 


2. 1941 


Ill 


July 


7, 1941 


N. Dak. 


June 


23, 1941 


Mass.... 


Aug. 


11, 1941 


N. Dak. 


Aug. 


8, 1941 


Ill 


July 


21, 1941 


Tenn... 


Nov. 


1. 1941 


Tex 


Sept. 


16, 1941 


Mont... 


Sept. 


19, 1941 


Miss.... 


July 


2, 1941 


D. C... 


Oct. 


16,1941 


R.I 


June 


2, 1941 


HI 


July 


1, 1941 


Ariz 


Oct. 


1,1941 


N. Dak. 


June 


23, 1941 


HI 


Nov. 


1, 1941 


Minn... 


June 


2, 1941 


Tenn... 


Sept. 


8, 1941 


N. Dak. 


June 


27, 1941 


Tex 


Sept. 


16, 1941 


Okla..-. 


May 


21, 1941 


Ga 


Nov. 


1, 1941 


N.Y.... 


Aug. 


1, 1941 


Ariz 


Sept. 


16, 1941 


Fla 


June 


23, 1941 


Ga 


July 


29, 1941 


Mass.... 


May 


14, 1941 


Kans.... 


Mar. 


18, 1941 


Pa 


Aug. 


12, 1941 


Kans.... 


May 


27, 1941 


W.Va.. 


Aug. 


16,1941 


N. H.... 


Sept. 


24, 1941 


Mass.... 


Aug. 


1, 1941 


Ill 


Sept. 


15, 1941 


D. C... 


Sept. 


9,1941 


D. C... 


Apr. 


16, 1941 


Nebr.... 


Dee. 


19, 1940 


N. Dak. 


Aug. 


7, 1941 



Name, grade, and salary 



Grade two— Junior clerical— Con. 

At $1 MO— Continued. 

Moflitt, Mary F 

Moon, Marvin L 

Moore, Lois M 

Moore, N. Elizabeth 

Moore, Ruth A 

Moore, Virginia D 

Morgan, Catherine. 

Mork, Adeline L 

Morrison, John F 

Mullen, Arvilla M 

Mullen, Teresa E 

Mullin, Robert J.... 

Murphy, Dorothea M 

Needham, K. Louise 

Nelson, Ruth 

Neu, Louise A 

Newton, Alicia J 

Nicol, Nina W 

Nielsen, Lorencita I 

Oakley, Jean A 

O'Brien, Joanne H 

O'Brien, Ruth M 

O'Connor, Helen M 

O'Donnell, Margaret E 

Oppegard, Ethel V 

Oxborrow, Mary V 

Parent, Lillian J 

Parrish, M. Helen 

Parton, Virginia 

Patterson, Charles A 

Payne, Dorothy L 

Pelletier, PhyUis E 

Pennington, Wanda 

Phillips, Beatrice 

Pierson, Bcrnice M 

Pitt, Maurine A 

Porter, Marvelle I... 

Preil, Helen G 

Prussman, William N 

Raines, Helen L 

Reardon, Doris A 

Reed, James M 

Reese, Virginia M.. 

Reeve, Joan V 

Remley, Florence L 

Rice, Doswcll L 

Richardson, V. Ruth 

Rigg, Dorothy P 

Rindlisbacher, Arthur W 

Risher, Rubye 

Rogers, Helen P 

Rohrbaugh, Phyllis J 

Rollinson, Jeanne L : 

Ronemus, Barbara L 



Whence 

ap- 
pomted 



Okla.... 

Tex 

Ga 

Okla.... 

Tex 

N. Y.-.. 
N. Dak. 
N. Y.... 
Okla.... 

Mo 

Pa 

Ind 

Tenn... 
N. Dak. 

Ill 

D. C... 

Mo 

Colo 

D. C... 
N. Dak. 

Mass 

D. C.^.. 

Mass 

N. Dak. 

Iowa 

Mass 

Va 

Tex 

Pa 

Mo 

Mass.'... 

ni 

Va 

Minn.-- 
S. Dak.. 

Ill 

D. C... 

Colo 

Tex 

Pa 

Ky 

S. Dak.. 
Mont. -- 

Ga 

Va 

Okla.... 
Mont... 

Wis 

Ga 

Mont... 

Pa 

Miss 

W.Va.. 



CLASSIFICATION OF DEPARTMENT PERSONNEL 
CLEKICAL, ADMINISTUATIVK, AND FISCAL SEKVICE— Continued 



51 



Name, grade, and salary 



Qradetwo — Junior clerical— Con. 



At tt, UO—Coatinued. 

Ropor, Lily 

Rose, Elizabeth A 

Rosendahl, Jeannctte H. 

Rousso, Roselyn F 

Rowberg, Brynhild C... 

Rowoll, William, Jr 

Ryan, Jean 

Saale, Helen L 

Saltsman, Nancy H 

Saul, Neville F 

Scales, Charles E 

Schenebeck, Rosa A 

Schmidt, Dorothy E 

Scott, Lois J 

Secrest, Carl 

Sedivy, Irene F 

Sellers, Shirley M 

Serson, George F 

Shaffer, Mary J 

Shelton, Betty Ann 

Short, Alice T 

Shulke, Robert Rf 

Sickmon, Donald E 

Sieling, Annabelle A 

Skean, Harold L 

Slocum, Maurice B 

Smith, Alice R 

Smith, Annie R 

Smith, Betty Jean 

Smith, George W 

Smith. Mary-Charlotte. 

Snider, Marian O 

Spaulding, Albert 

Speer, Marjorie F 

Spoflord, Grace E 

Spurr, Warren F 

Staples, Fay 

Stayman, Clair Hf - 

Stein, Margaret M 

Stellmacher, Edward 0. 

Stevens, Everett H 

Stcver, Edward T 

Still, Lloyd Lt 

Stillman, Erma R 

Stocksdale, June L 

Stup, Betsy R 

Sullivan, John J 

Swanson, Pearl G 

Sweeney, Josephine R... 
Talbott, Wayne Ef 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



R.I 

N. Dak 
N. Dak. 
Conn,.. 
Minn... 
S. C... 
W. Va. 

Mo 

D. C... 

Qa 

Ind 

Ark..-. 

Pa 

R.I.... 
Ohio... 
Nebr... 

111. 

Mass... 

Va 

Okla... 

Pa 

lU 

Iowa... 
N. Dak 



N. Mex. 

Ariz 

Tex 

W.Va.. 

Pa 

N.J-.... 
Mont... 
N.Y.... 

Pa 

Mass.... 
Wis.... 
Utah.... 

Pa 

Ky 

Wis 

lU.. 

N. Y... 

Ala 

Nebr.... 

Pa 

Md 

N. Y... 
Utah... 
Nebr... 
ni.. 



Date of 
appoint- 
ment 



June 9, 1941 
Aug. 21, 1941 
July 14,1941 
Nov. 1,1941 
May 8,1941 
Apr. 1, 1939 
Juno 23,1941 
Mar. 20, 1941 
July 14,1941 
May 21, 1941 
Aug. 1, 1941 
Nov. 1,1941 
Sept. 8,1941 
May 28, 1941 
June 30,1941 
Oct. 24,1941 
July 14,1941 
Aug. 1, 1941 
Aug. 9, 1941 
Sept. 1,1941 
June 26,1941 
Mar. 19, 1941 
Feb. 10,1941 
July 14,1941 
Feb. 17,1941 
Oct. 21,1940 
Sept. 8,1941 
July 1, 1941 
Aug. 1, 1941 
Feb. 10,1941 
Sept. 15, 1941 
Sept. 16, 1941 
June 4, 1941 
Aug. 27,1941 
June 16,1941 
July 14,1941 
June 2, 1941 
Feb. 20,1941 
Oct. 16,1941 
July 7, 1941 
July 12,1941 
Nov. 1,1941 
Feb. 12,1941 
Oct. 27,1941 
Aug. 15,1941 
Oct. 20,1941 
June 3, 1941 
June 2, 1941 
Oct. 24,1941 
Mar. 16, 1941 



Name, grade, and salary 



Qrade two— Junior clerical— Con. 

At ^/,440— Continued. 

Tallon, Ruth E 

Ten, Margaret O 

Thoinpsou, Eileen C 

Thompson, William R., Jr 

Tiernan, Thomas J 

Tims, Gertrude S.. 

Tiona, Regina 

ToUett, Edgar H 

Tripp, Robert C 

Tsouvalas, Mary 

Turner, Laura E. J. 

Turner, Marie K 

Tuttle, Lloyd W. H 

T>Trell, Ada M... 

Van Antwerp, Thomas E 

Van Court, Louise A 

Vaughan, Mary E 

Vickers, Ruth I 

Wadsworth, Vivian A 

Walker, Sara B 

Wallace, Paul S 

Warnock, Marie 

Waters, M. Catherine 

Wayshner, William Mf 

Weisel, Wilma J 

Wells, Robert H 

West, Judy C. 

Whikehart, Ralph W . . _ 

White, Josephine M 

White, Lauras 

White, Nancy C 

Whittle, Almeda K 

Wiersch, Bernice I... 

Williams, Lillian E 

Williams, Margaret L 

Wilson, Frances M 

AVilson, Sara I.. 

Winkler, Isabcll A 

Woggon, Theodore H.. 

Wolfe, Justine L.. 

Wolfe, Marion B 

Wood, Jerold L 

Worthington, Robert B 

Yohn, lycster M 

York, Walter K 

Yousey, Vina M. M 

Yovich, Dorothy , 

Zachry, Marguerite I 

Zinn, Marie 

Zirka, Joseph S 



Whence 
pomted 



Date of 
appoint- 
ment 



N. Dak. 


June 26,1941 


N. Dak. 


Sept. 2,1941 


Pa 


Jan. 21,1941 


Okla.... 


May 1,1941 


Pa 


Sept. 1,1941 


D.C.... 


Sept. 18, 1940 


lU 


Sept. 17, 1941 


Tex 


July 7, 1941 


Okla..-. 


July 7, 1941 


Mass..- 


May 26, 1941 


Mo 


Apr. 1, 1941 


Ohio- — 


Aug. 4, 1941 


Wash-.. 


July 1, 1941 


m.. 


Sept. 10, 1941 


ni 


July 18,1941 


Miss.... 


June 17,1940 


Tex 


Sept. 11,1941 


Del 


Oct. 29, 1941 


Miss-.-. 


Sept. 1,1941 


D.C..-. 


Aug. 11,1941 


Pa 


Feb. 17,1941 


Utah-.- 


May 29, 1941 


D. C— 


July 28, 1941 


Pa 


Dec. 23,1940 


Pa 


Sept. 10, 1941 


Ky 


June 30,1941 


N. C. .. 


July 7, 1941 


Pa 


Mar. 16, 1941 


111 


Aug. 21,1941 


Md 


Oct. 16,1941 


Pa 


Sept. 16, 1941 


Pa _ 


July 21,1941 


N. Dak_ 


Aug. 15,1941 


111 


Sept. 15, 1941 


Tex 


Sept. 17, 1941 


D. C-... 


July 1, 1941 


Fla 


Sept. 15, 1941 


Pa 


Nov. 1,1939 


Wis 


July 7, 1941 


W.Va.. 


July 23,1941 


Conn... 


Aug. 22,1941 


Mont... 


Apr. 10,1941 


N. Mex. 


July 7, 1941 


Mich.... 


July 14,1941 


Ind 


July 11,1941 


Okla.... 


Sept. 12, 1941 


Pa 


Aug. 25,1941 


Fla 


Aug. 4, 1941 


Kans— 


Sept. 22, 1941 


Ohio.... 


Aug. 16,1941 



tOn military leave. 



52 



REGISTER OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE 1941 
CLERICAL, ADMINISTKATIVE, AND FISCAL SERVICE— Continued 



Name, grade, and salary 



Grade one— Under clerical 

At $I,6W: 

Clarke, Marie S 

Pastorini, Louisa 

At $1,500: 
Pinckney, Roswell N. .-. 

At $1,380: 

Cograve, Eleanor F 

Ilawkins, Frank R 

Wright, Clarence J 

At $1,320: 

Carter, Robert H ._- 

Paulsen, Helen V 

At $1,260: 

Abel, Bernice .. 

Anderson, Florence E 

Archangel, Olivia M 

Bittinger, Ola L. 

Chubbuck, Kathryn 

Cook, Marie M 

Cromer, Nell Gertrude 

Crowder, Evelyn 

Davis, Virginia C 

Donovan, Grace A 



Whence 

ap- 
pomted 



D. C. 

Fla... 

Md.. 

D. C. 
D. C. 

N. J._ 

D. C. 
Calif. 



Wis... 
Pa.... 
Md... 
N. Y.. 
Ohio.. 
Ohio.. 
Ala... 
D. C. 
Pa.... 



Date of 
appoint- 
ment 



Aug. 
July 



Apr. 
Aug. 
June 

Oct. 
Apr. 

Sept. 
Oct. 
Oct. 
July 
June 
July 
May 
Sept. 
Aug. 
Sept. 



1, 1936 
3, 1930 



16, 1939 
1, 1941 
16, 1941 

16, 1941 
16, 1939 

9, 1941 
30, 1939 
6, 1941 

12. 1939 

17. 1940 

14. 1941 

20. 1940 

19. 1941 
1, 1940 

19, 1941 



Name, grade, and salary 



Grade one— Under clerical— Con. 

At $1,260— Continued. 

Engebritson, Olive H 

Hay, Verla M 

Hennigan, Marie D 

Hoech,JohnH.t 

Johnston, Bernice W 

Lawrence, K. Georgia 

Mahardy, John T 

Matthews, Kathryne M 

McKibben, Donald L 

Myers, Evelyn I 

Nerness, Vivian J 

Nicholson, Joseph J 

O'Briant, Edith K 

Payne, John Henry 

Pierce, Clela I 

Plaza, Eleanor L 

Rudy, Marietta T 

Shomette, Lucy K 

Smith, Pauline L 

Stange, Paul W 

Staunch, Doris H 

Whelan, Louise L 



Whence 

ap- 
pomted 



Minn. 
Pa_-._ 
Pa.... 
Idaho. 
Pa.... 
Wis... 
N. Y.. 
Pa..-. 
HL... 
Pa-._- 
Iowa._ 
R.I... 
Va.... 
D. C. 

Ill 

Pa.... 
D. C. 
D. C. 
Ind... 
T. H.. 
Mont. 
Tex... 



PROFESSIONAL AND SCIENTIFIC SERVICE 



Grade eight — Chief professional 

At $9,000: 
Haekworth, Green H 

At $8,500: 

Duggan, Laurence 

Dunn, James Clement 

Feis, Herbert 

Hornbeck, Stanley K 

Pasvolsky, Leo 

At $8,000: 

Bunn, Charles 

Burke, Thomas 

Edminster, Lynn R 

Finletter, Thomas K.... 

Green, Joseph C 

Hamilton, Maxwell M 

Hawkins, Harry C 

Kelchner, Warren. 

Larkin, Frederick 

Murray, Wallace 

Thomson, Charles A 

Thornburg, Max W 

tOn military leave. 



Mich. 
Ohio.. 
N. Y. 
Conn. 



July 


1,1931 


Oct. 


25, 1940 


July 


19, 1937 


July 


1, 1937 


Aug. 


17, 1937 


Oct. 


1, 1939 


Sept. 


8, 1941 


Aug. 


22, 1938 


July 


1, 1936 


Mar. 


5, 1941 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Aug. 


16, 1937 


Aug. 


1, 1936 


Jan. 


11, 1940 


Aug. 


3, 1937 


July 


1, 1930 


July 


5, 1940 


July 


7, 1941 



Grade seven— Head professional 

At $7,500: 

Baker, Joseph R 

Hickerson, John 

At $7,000: 

Ailing, Paul H 

Bailey, John W., Jr 

Culbertson, Paul T 

Flournoy, Richard W 

Hill, Ralph W. S 

Livesey, Frederick 

Mackay, Raymond C 

McDermott, Michael J 

Vallance, William R 

At $6,500: 

Barnes, Charles M 

Boggs, S. W 

Bonsai, Philip W 

Carr, Robert M 

Collado, Emilio G 

English, Benedict M 

Fowler, William A 



Okla.. 
Tex... 

Conn. 
Tex... 
Kans. 
Md... 
Mo... 
N. Y.. 
Va.-.. 
Mass.. 
N. Y.. 



Va.... 
Md.... 
D C. 
Calif.. 
N. Y.. 
Nebr.. 
Mass.. 



CLASSIFICATION OF DEPARTMENT PERSONNEL 
PKOFESSIONAL AND SCIENTIFIC SKUVICE— Continued 



53 



Name, grade, and salary 



Orade seven— Head professional— 
Continued 

At |fi,5(»— Continued. 

Hanson, Simon Cl 

l,yon, Frederick D 

McClure, Wallace 

Miller. Uunter 

Murphy, Raymond E 

Pell. Robert T 

Robbins, Irene de BrujTi 

Ross, John C 

Russell, Francis H 

Saugstad, Jesse E 

Savape, Carlton 

Spaulding, E. Wilder 

Stinebower, Leroy D 

Villard, Henry S 

Woodward, Stanley. 

Grade sii— Principal professional 

At t6,m: 

Tanis, Richard C 

At t6,000: 

Hassett, William D.. 

At $3,800: 

Cumming, Hugh S., Jr 

Hiss, Alger 

Latchford, Stephen 

Ward. Frank X 

At 15.600: 

Begg, John M 

Blaisdell, Donald C 

Bundy, Vernon E 

Catudal, Honorfe Marcel 

Coulter, Eliot B.. 

Daniels, Parmely C 

de Wolf. Francis Colt 

Eldridpe. Richard 

Hiss, Donald 

Iloskins. Harold B 

Jones, Joseph M 

King. Leiand W., Jr 

Luthringer, George F 

McDousal. D. A 

Meltzer, Bernard D 

Merriam, Gordon P 

Miller. Edward O., Jr 

Notter. Harley A 

Pat tee, Richard 

Reinstein, Jacques J 

Sappington. James C, 3d 

Scanlan. John J 

Schurz. William L 

Stewart. Robert B 

Truehlood. Howard J 

Wadleigh, Henry J 

tOn military leave. 



Whence 

ap- 
pomted 



Vt.... 
Mich. 
Tenn. 
N. Y-. 
Me... 
N. Y. 
N. Y.. 
Conn. 
Mass.. 
N. Y.. 
Oreg.. 
Conn. 
Mich. 
N. Y.. 
Pa.... 



N.J. 

Vt... 

Va... 
Md.. 
D. C. 
Pa... 

N. Y. 
D. C 
Ohio. 
Kans 
111... 

m.... 

R. I.. 
N. Y. 
Md.. 
N. Y. 
Tex.. 
Ariz.. 
N.J. 
Okla. 
HI.... 
Mass 
N. Y, 
Mass 
Ariz. 
Qa... 
Md.. 
D. C. 
N.J. 
Ky... 
NY 
HI.... 



Date of 
appoint- 
ment 



Oct. 20,1941 

Dec. 29,1937 

July 1, 1928 

May 1, 1931 

Jan. 16,1941 

Aug. 22,1939 

Aug. 3,1937 

Apr. 16,1941 

Oct. 1. 1941 

Aug. 29,1938 

Oct. 16,1939 

Oct. 20,1939 

July 16,1940 

July 1, 1940 
Sept. 1, 1937 



Sept. 

Feb. 

June 
June 
June 
June 

Jan. 
July 
July 
Feb. 
Sept. 
Apr. 
Aug. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Mar. 
Sept. 
Aug. 
July 
Sept. 
July 
May 
July 
May 
July 
July 
May 
July 
Sept. 
July 
Oct. 
Feb. 



21. 1939 

16. 1940 
1, 1939 
1, 1939 
1, 1939 

16. 1941 
14, 1941 
26, 1938 
16,1941 

1, 1940 
1, 1941 
29, 1938 
3, 1941 
1, 1928 
24, 1941 
1,1941 
16. 1941 
16, 1940 
22. 1933 
12,1941 
1,1940 
8, 1941 
19, 1941 
16, 1940 

1, 19.39 
16,1941 

1,1941 

2. 1941 
16, 1941 
16.1941 

3, 1941 



Name, grade, and salary 



Orade six—Princpal professional- 
Continued 

At *5,e00— Continued. 

White. James \ . 

Winant, Frederick 

Woodard, Granville O 

Yingling, Raymund T 

Yost, Charles W 

Grade five — Senior professional 

At 95,400: 
O'Neill, Anna A 

At fS.gOO: 
Matr6, Joseph B 

At $4,800: 

Diven, Frederick M... 

Whiteman, Marjorie M 

Willard, Clarke L 

At $4,600: 

Alexander, Robert C _ 

Allen, Edgar P 

Barron, Bryton 

Corse, Carl D 

Dreier, John C 

Durnan, James J 

Fennell, Joseph A 

Fisher, Adrian S 

Fuqua, John H 

Oericke, Martha L 

Hanley, J. Daniel 

Hooker, John S.. 

Feating, Joseph T 

Longyear, Robert D 

Maktos, John 

Meyer, Paul T.... , 

Moseley, Harold W 

Muir, Raymond D 

Otterman, Harvey B 

Perkins, Ernest R 

Phelps, Vernon L._ 

Pierson, Harry H 

Sandifer, Durward V 

Simering, Chauncey L 

Smith, H. Gerald. 

Turkel, Harry R. 

Wallace. Victor A 

White, Horace O., Jr 

Orade four— Full professional 

At $4,600: 

Manning, William R 

At $4,000: 

Ball, AliceM.. 

Keatley, Q. Harold 

McDonald. Eula 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



Calif. 
Md.. 
N. Y. 



Md... 
Ohio. 
N. Y. 

Tenn. 



S. Dak 
Minn.. 
N. Y... 
D. C. 
D. C. 
Tenn.. 

Ill 

D. C 
Conn.. 
Md... 
N. Y.. 
Mass.. 
Mich.. 
N.J... 
Mass.. 
D. C. 

Pa 

Vt 

111 

Pa 

N.J.... 
N. Y.. 
D. C... 
N.Y... 
Utah... 
N.Y... 



D.C.. 
Pa... 
Tenn. 



Date of 

ai)point- 

nient 



Mar. 4,1941 
Nov. 1,1941 
Apr. 1, 1941 
Apr. 16,1940 
Apr. 16,1939 



June 1, 1939 

June 1, 1939 
June 1, 1939 
May 16,1940 

Aug. 1, 194 
Apr. 16, 193! 
July 1, 194 
Feb. 16,1940 
May 19, 194 
Mar. 1,1939 
Mar. 1,194 
Apr. 28,194 
Feb. 16,194 
June 16,1940 
Apr. 1, 194 
Sept. 1,194 
Aug. 29, 1938 
Aug. 16,194 
Jan. 1, 1940 
June 24,1940 
Nov. 1,194 
Apr. 16,1938 
July 1, 194 
June 29,1938 
Feb. 16,194 
Nov. 1,194 
Jan. 1, 1940 
May 5,194 
Feb. 16,194 
May 8,194 
Aug. 29, 1938 
July 24,1941 



Aug. 8, 1938 

Apr. 16,1939 

Apr. 16,1939 

Apr. 16,1939 



54 



REGISTER OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE 1941 
PROFESSIONAL AND SCIENTIFIC SERVICE— Continued 



Name, grade, and salary 



Grade four— Full professional— Con. 

At ^4,000— Continued. 

Mosburg, Earl R 

Saucerman, Sophia A _. 

At $3,S00: 

Bacon, Ruth E 

Barber, Willard F... 

Beddie, James S... 

Bell, John - -- 

Bevans, Charles I 

Blue, George V 

Cale, Edward Q 

Evans, John W 

Falck, L.James 

Franklin, George S., Jr 

Giffen, Morrison B 

Knight, George S 

Leap, Melvin L 

Lebel, Arthur L 

Lewis, James H 

Linville, Francis A 

Morales, Arturo 

Morlock, George A 

Mulliken, Jean Hayden 

Neal, Jack D 

Price, Leonard H.. 

Rothwell, C. Easton 

Sannebeck, Norvelle H 

White, Lincoln 

Whittington, William V 

Wright, Irene A 

Young, John Russell, Jr 

Grade three — Associate professional 

At fS.SOO: 

Millington, Yale O 

Nicholas, Ashley J 

At $3,/,00: 
Lawrence, Ethel L 

At $3,300: 

Farrar, Victor J 

Patterson, Richard S 

Pelton, Walter E 

Rowley, Eugene C 

Stimson, Ralph H. 

At $3,i00: 

Adams, J. Wesley, Jr 

Allen. Henry E 

Anderson, Kenneth 

Auchincloss, John W 

Ballantine, Arthur A., Jr _. 

Barghoorn, Frederick C 

Barnes, Curtis W 

Bishop, William W., Jr 

Breckinridge, John 

Buford, Mary E 

Burnham, F. Irvine.- - - 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



Date of 
appoint- 



Md 


Apr. 16,1939 


111 


Apr. 16,1939 


Mass.... 


May 16,1940 


N. Y.._. 


Dec. 1, 1938 


Iowa 


Dec. 16, 1939 


Va 


Aug. 1, 1941 


R.I 


Nov. 1,1941 


Oreg-.-- 


Nov. 10, 1939 


Va 


July 10,1941 


N. Y... 


Aug. 4, 1941 


Utah...- 


June 16,1940 


N. Y.... 


Oct. 1, 1941 


Mo 


Dec. 16,1939 


Term...- 


May It., 1940 


Ind 


July 1,1939 


D. C.__. 


June 16,1940 


Pa 


Feb. 16,1941 


N. H.... 


July 15,1941 


Fla 


Sept. 16, 1941 


Mass-.. 


Oct. 1, 1941 


Mass.... 


Oct. 2, 1941 


Tex..-. 


July 3, 1941 


Md...- 


Apr. lb, 1939 


Oreg-.-- 


June 28. 1941 


Mo 


Oct. 16,1941 


Tenn-.. 


May 16, 1941 


Ill 


July 1, 1939 


D.C.... 


Mar. 16. 1939 


Va 


Mar. 1.1941 



N. C--. 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Ky..-.. 


May 16,1940 


Kans-._ 


July 


1, 1930 


Kans.... 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Pa 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


D. C... 


Apr. 


16,1939 


D. C...- 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Ohio-..- 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Ill— — 


Mar. 


20, 1941 


Tex--. 


Feb. 


16, 1941 


S. C 


Feb. 


1,1941 


N. Y...- 


June 


18, 1941 


N. Y-- 


Oct. 


1, 1941 


Mass.— 


Sept. 


9, 1941 


Mont... 


Apr. 


27. 1939 


Mich.... 


Apr. 


16. 1940 


Mo 


June 


27. 1941 


Tenn 


Sept 


15, 1938 


Utah..- 


May 


1, 1940 



Name, grade, and salary 



Grade three — Associate professional — 
Continued 

At #5,S00— Continued. 

Campbell, Charles S., Jr 

Chappell, Joseph J 

Christenson, Ethel G 

Coleman, Walter H. A 

Compton, Arthur A 

Corbett, Jack C 

Crane, Winthrop Murray, 3d 

Earnest, Edwin B.. 

Eddy, Donald B 

Eslinger, Ernest L 

Exton, Frederick 

Fite, Katherine B 

Foley, John W., Jr 

Gates, Louis E 

Gerber, William 

Halderman, John W 

Harlow, William McG 

Hill, John L ._ 

Hood, Amelia H 

Hutchison, E. Barbour 

Kuppinger, Eldred D 

Leddy, John M 

MacLean, William G 

Macpherson, Kenneth C 

Marchant, Alexander 

McKee, Edwin 

McMillan, Hugh C 

Morris, Stephen V. C 

Newkirk, Meigs E 

Pappano, Albert E 

Patterson, John 

Peurifoy, John E 

Powell, Philip W 

Reid.JohnG 

Russell, Ruth B 

Schnee, Alexander 

Sturgis, Hugh L 

Taylor, Paul B 

Thomson, Irving L 

Toop, John R 

White, Cecil Thayer 

Wise, Murray M 

Young, Willis H 

Grade two — Assistant professional 

At $2,800: 

Borjes, Clara L 

Correll, Alice B 

Deans, Amelia B 

DeBerry, Myra J 

Parkins, Albina L 

Tenney, E. Paul... 

AVhite, Duncan M 

White, John T- 



Whence 

ap- 
pomted 



Conn- 
Ga ... 
Ind... 
N.J-. 
111...-- 
N. Y.. 
Mass.. 
lowa.- 
Conn. 
Tenn. 
N. Y.. 
N. Y.. 
N.J-. 
N. Y.. 
Pa-... 
Oreg.. 
D. C. 
Wis.-. 
N. Y.. 
Va.... 
Ohio.. 
Fla... 
Mirm. 

111 

D. C- 
Ga-... 
Mich. 
N. Y.. 
D. C- 
Mo--. 
Mass . 
S. C-. 
Calif.. 
D. C 
Calif.. 
N. Y.. 
Md... 
Conn. 
Minn. 
Conn. 
Tex.- 
Ind... 
Minn. 



N.J.. 
Utah. 
Ala.. 
Va... 
D. C. 
Calif. 
N. C- 
D. C. 



CLASSIFICATION OF DEPARTMENT PERSONNEL 
PROFESSIONAL AND SCIENTIFIC SERVICE— Continued 



55 



Name, grade, and salary 



Orade tw(y—Assislant professional— 
Continued 

Al ft.rCki: 

Barry, Grace W 

Cheever, Elsie B 

Doherty, Nona L 

Elliott, John C 

Mitchell, M. Helene 

Rooney, Miriam T.... 

At ti.600: 

Allen, Thomas G - 

Angelo. James P 

Aulette, Charles L.. 

Baker, George W 

Barker, ClitTord O 

Davis, Bainbridge C 

Davis, De Lyle 

Dawes, Gladys M 

Drurj', Louis M ..- 

nai?, Robert V 

Hanson, Elsie R... 

Holland, Amy C 

Hughes, Ruth Mason 

Keogh, John W 

Lewis, Dorothy C 

McGinnis, Edgar L., Jr 

McGraw, Paul E 

Mein, John Gordon .- 

Meyer, Ira P 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



Minn. 
Mass.. 
D. C- 
Ga... 
Va.... 



Mass.. 
W. Va 
N.J... 
Ohio.. 
R. I... 
Ohio.- 
D. C. 
Ky.... 
D. C. 
Md... 
Iowa.. 
Mass.. 
D. C. 

Ill 

El 

Pa.... 
N. Y.. 
Ky.... 
D. C 



Date of 


appoint- 


ment 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Mar 


4. 1941 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Juno 


2, 1941 


Aug. 


16, 1941 


Mar. 


16, 1941 


Oct. 


3, 1941 


Aug. 


16. 1938 


Aug. 


16, 1941 


Aug. 


16, 1941 


June 16,1941 II 


July 


17, 1939 


Apr. 


1, 1941 


July 


16, 1941 


Oct. 


16, 1937 


Aug. 


1, 1940 


Oct. 


13, 1941 


May 


1, 1940 


Sept. 


15, 1941 


Aug. 


1, 1941 


Oct. 


1, 1941 


Aug. 


1, 1941 



Name, grade, and salary 



Orade two— Assistant professional- 
Continued 

At $1,600— Continued. 

MoHroc, Herbert B . 

Monsma, George N 

Paxson, Emma Fell 

Roland, Joseph M 

Trivcrs, Howard. - 

Valenza, Thomas F 

Vincclette, Leo J 

Grade one— Junior professional 

At $S400: 

Biggins, Leonila Lloyd -.. 

McGrory, Elizabeth 

At $S,100: 

Pilliod, Rosine G 

Thoreson, Tomena Jo 

At $2,000: 

Colclaser, H. Alberta 

Dailor. Frances M 

Hobbs, James A 

Murphy, Gwendolyn E 

Orr, C hristine Sherrod 

Prcscott, Pauline B 

Weber, George M., Jr 

Wei Cher , S arah 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



Mich. 
Calif. 
Pa..- 



D. C. 
Vt... 



Ohio.. 
Calif,. 



Ohio... 
N. Dak. 



Ohio.. 
Mich. 
Ga.--- 
Nebr.. 
Tenn- 
Tex._. 
Mont. 
N. Y.. 



SUBPROFESSIONAL SERVICE 



Grade six — Senior suhprofessional 



At ti.lOO: 

Blackstock, Hanna H. 
At ti.OOO: 

Spcicher, Marian S... 



Grade five — Main suhprofessional 

At tUSOO: 

Fabatz, .A.nton B . 

Fletcher, Neva 

Hamilton, John Bruce... — 

Lyle, Marion F 

Monroe, Harold C 



Me... 
D. C. 



Minn.. 

Ga 

Mass... 
N. Y... 
Conn.. 



Apr. 


16, 1939 


June 


16, 1941 


June 


16, 1941 


June 


1, 1940 


June 


16,1941 


June 


1, 1939 


Sept. 


16, 1940 



Grade four — Assistant suhprofessional 

At$l,6S0: 

Bechtold, Edward H., Jr 

Field, Oliver T 

Parker, Syvilla R 

Tietz, William E 

Orade two — Under suhprofessional 

At $I,S60: 
Kraller, John E 



Oreg 
111... 
Pa-- 



56 



CLASSIFICATION OF DEPARTMENT PERSONNEL 
CUSTODIAL SERVICE 



Name, grade, and salary 



Grade eight— Senior custodial 



At $2,S00: 
Stegmaier, Raymond L. 



Grade six— Assistant custodial 



At $1,680: 
Mudge, Eugene R- 



Grade four — Under custodial 

At $1,6S0: 
Warren, James R 

At $1,660: 

McBeth, Warren 

Myers, Louis S --. 

At $1,380: 
Small, Samuel 

At $1,320: . 
Mitchell, Charles E 

Grade three— Minor custodial 

At $1,600: 

Delaney, Thomas J 

Edwards, Isaac 

Simmons, Edward T 

Simmons, Paul A 

Thomas, Edgar 

Walker, Ralph C 

West, Leland S 

At $1,U0: 

Compton, Clarence 

Dodson, Frederick A 

Edmonds, Walter B_ 

Kelly, Wniiam J 

Ricks, Thompkins G__ 

Smith, Arthur J 

At $1,380: 

Evans, William D_ _.. 

Hardy, James W._ 

Johnson, Charles L 

Lee, Augustus 

Nickens, Waldra T ..... 

Prince, Ulysses, Jr 

Rice, Albert S 

Roache, Thomas P 

Washington, William W. 

Wells, Edward-.. 

At $1,320: 

Carter, Wallace W 

Fennel, Charles H., Jr 

Gibson, Vassar D 

t On military leave. 



Whence 

ap- 
pomted 



Ark.. 
D. C. 



D. C. 
D. C. 



D. C .- 

Pa 

Pa 

Pa 

Ga..... 
D. C... 
D. C ., 

D. C .. 
D. C... 
D. C.._ 
D. C.- 
Md.... 
La 

D. C .. 
D. C... 
Md..-. 

Pa 

D. C... 
D. C... 
D. C... 
D. C-.. 
D. C .. 
D. C... 

D. C... 
Tex 

W. Va. 



Date of 


appoint- 


ment 


May 


16, 1940 


Mar. 


10, 1941 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


May 


16, 1940 


Apr. 


1, 1938 


Jan. 


17, 1939 


July 


1, 1930 


Apr. 


16. 1939 


Aug. 


1, 1936 


Aug. 


1, 1936 


July 


1, 1930 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Aug. 


1, 1936 


June 


16, 1941 


Apr. 


1, 1938 


June 


16, 1941 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Aug. 


1, 1936 


July 


1, 1930 


July 


1, 1930 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


June 


16, 1941 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


Apr. 


16, 1939 


June 


16, 1941 



Name, grade, and salary 



Grade three— Minor custodial— Con. 

At ^/,S20— Continued. 

Greenfield, Robert T 

Morse, Lewis A 

Prioleau, Robert S 

Taylor, John W 

Tyler, Raymond. 

At $1,260: 

Brown, Moses C. 

Browne, Frederick A 

Carter, Maceo 

Grimes, David H 

Harrod, Lorenzo 

Hcadley, Forrest L. M 

Hockett, Henry G 

Johnson, Charles M 

Johnson, William E 

Reynolds, Samuel T 

Shepherd, Lawrence R 

White, Curtis 

At $1,200: 

Ayscue, Paul Tf 

Barr, Vernon C 

Benoit, George Cf 

Boggess, George 

Brooks, Lawrence L 

Campbell, Frank A 

Cheltenham, Herbert Tf 

Childress, William C. 

Cole, Harry E 

Covington, G. Harold 

Early, Thomas M 

Fletcher, John D 

Gage, Lewis A., Jr 

Goode, Benjamin C 

narrower, John O.. 

Hiatt, James S 

Jackson, Herbert E 

Jacobs, Sterling J 

Jones, Cecil A 

Kirby, Joseph P. J 

Leary, Raymond 

LeBoo, Clayton At 

Mackey, Cornelius J. Jr 

Madison, Benjamin N 

Madorie, Otto H., Jr 

Mason, Joseph W., Jr 

Mayberry, Melvin N 

McNair, Kermit H 

Meyle, Herbert J 

Miller, Henry J 

Milner, DeArthur M 

Munday, Albert S., Jr 

Norris, Frank L 

Proctor, Franklin W 



Whence 

ap- 
pomted 



D. C-. 
D. C. 
D. C. 
D. C. 
D. C-. 

La.... 
D. C. 
Ga... 
N. C. 
D. C. 
D. C 
Tenn.. 
D. C. 
D. C. 
Va.... 
D. C. 
D. C-. 

N. C. 

Mo... 
Wash. 
Tex... 
Md... 
D. C. 
Mass.. 
Va.... 
Md... 
Mich.. 
Conn. 
Pa.... 
Wyo.. 
Ohio.- 
N. Y.. 
Mo... 
Conn. 
La.... 
Ala... 

Ill 

N.Y.. 
N. C. 
N. Y.. 
Ohio.. 
Mo... 
La-... 
Va.... 
N. C. 
N. Y.. 
N. Y.. 
Ark... 
Mo... 
Va.... 
Va.... 



CLASSIFICATION OF DEPAHTiMENT PERSONNEL 
CUSTODIAL SERVICE-Coutiuued 



57 



Name, grade, and salary 


Whence 

ap- 
pointed 


Date of 
appoint- 
ment 


Name, grade, and salary 


Whence 

ap- 
pointed 


Date of 
appoint- 
ment 


Qrade thrte— Minor custodial— Cow. 
At «/,?a>-Continued. 


Mo 

Tenn.... 
N. C... 
D. C... 
Miss ... 
N. C... 
Ohio... 

Ala 

Md 

Ohio.... 
W. Va.. 
Ohio.... 
N. Y... 


June 4,1941 
Aug. 16,1940 
May 6, 1941 
Nov. 10, 1939 
Apr. 1, 1941 
Oct. 22,1941 
Oct. 17,1940 
Aug. 16,1940 
July 28,1941 
June 2, 1941 
Oct. 1, 1938 
May 12,1941 
May 14, 1941 


Grade two— Office laborer 
At tl.SSO: 


D. C... 

D. C---_ 
Va..... 

D. C... 

D.C.... 
D. C..._ 

N. C... 

S. C... 


Apr. 1, 1938 


Robertson, Hosoa E 

Smith, Walker W 


At $1,320: 

Lee, Julius 

Payne, Stephen 


Apr. 16, 1939 


Sorrell. Roy W.f 


Juno 16 1941 


At $1,S60: 




Talley, MarshaU A 

Thomas, Andrew R 




At $1,200: 
Belford, Wilton 




Wade Hoyt E 


June 16, 1941 


Warfleld. James A., Jr 

Watson. Harold C 


Harris, Edward.. 

At $1,140: 


June 16,1941 


Will< Edward R 


At $1,080: 
Butler, Luther 




Wittstock, Thomas M 


Mar. 4,1941 



PERSONNEL ENOAQED IN THE COLLECTION AND EDITING OF OFFICIAL PAPERS OF THE 
TERRITORIES OF THE UNITED STATES 



Clarence E Carter ($5,600) 


Ohio...- 
Ky 


Aug. 15,1931 
Nov. 1,1940 


Lillie R Carter (.Sl,620) 


Ohio-.-- 
111 


July 1, 1936 


George W. Auxier (.$2,600) 


Harold W. Ryan ($1,440).. 


Mar. 16, 1941 



PASSPORT AGENCIES 



Boston: 








New Yorfc- Continued. 








Harry H. Holds, Agent ($3,800).... 


D. C... 


June 


1, 1938 


Matthew C. Earle ($2,300) 


N. Y.... 


June 


1, 1938 


Stoughton J. Richmond, Assistant 


D. C... 


June 


1, 1938 


Harry P. Berliner ($2,300) 


N.Y..__ 


Oct. 


16, 1939 


Agent ($2,700). 
Frank S. Daxberger ($1,680) 










N.J . 




1, 1938 


Mass.... 


June 


1, 1938 


Joseph Seller ($1,860) 


N. Y.... 


June 


1, 1938 


Chicago: 








Mary J. Hayes ($1,740) 


N. Y.... 


June 


1, 1938 




D. C 




1, 1938 


Hulda Hultbcrg ($1,680) . 


N. Y.__ 




1, 1938 


John L. Barton, Assistant Agent 


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June 


1, 1938 


George E. Maddocks ($1,680) 


N. Y ._. 


June 


1, 1938 


($2,700). 








San Francisco: 








New York: 








Somerset A. Owen, Agent ($3,800) . 


Md 


June 


1, 1938 


Ira F. Hoyt, Agent ($5,000) 


Conn... 


June 


1. 1938 


Gordon Norquist, Assistant Agent 


Calif.. 


June 


1. 1938 


James J. Hughes, Assistant Agent 


N. Y... 


Oct. 


16, 1939 


($2,700). 








($3,500). 








Aloysius 0. Iloran ($2,300) 


Calif.... 


June 


1, 1938 


Elma V. Waldron ($2,400) 


N.Y..-- 


June 


1,1938 











DESPATCH AGP:NCIKS 



New York: 
Howard Fyfe, Agent (.$6,500) 


N. Y.... 
N. Y... 

N. Y.... 
N. Y.... 
NY... 
N. Y... 
N. Y.... 


July 
Feb. 

Feb. 
June 
Feb. 
Feb. 
June 


1, 1935 
1, 1940 

1, 1940 
17, 1940 
1,1940 
1, 1940 
16, 1941 


New rorJt— Continued. 

Robert Blythe ($1,620) 

Victor M. Yepes ($1,620)... 




Oct. 27,1941 
Mar 19,1941 


($3,500). 






June. 2,1940 


Rosemary Quinlan ($2,900) 

Henry H Wurts ($2,000) 


William Tahack ($1,440) 

San Francisco: 
Somerset A Owen Agent* 


N. Y .._ 

Md 

La 


Aug. 16,1940 


Walter Kearney ($1,980) 


Dec. 15,1936 


William C. Schults ($1,860) 

John W. Gala way ($1,620) 


N'ew Orleans: 
Leon Zinser, .\pentt 


Sept. 5,1933 







tOn military leave. 

•Salary received as passport agent at San Francisco. 

JReceives compensation as an employee of the Post Office Department. 



ORGANIZATION OF THE FOREIGN SERVICE 



(To avoid delay and insure prompt attention, correspondence on diplomatic business should be addressed, for example, as 
follows: "The American Embassy, Habana, Cuba"; on consular business, "The American Consulate, Niagara Falls, Ontario, 
Canada.") 



AFGHANISTAN! 

Legation: Kabul 
Consulate General: Kabul 

ARGENTINA 

Embassy: Buenos Aires (performs consular functions) 
Vice Consulate: Bahia Blanca (under Buenos Aires) 

AUSTRALIA 

Legation: Canberra 

Consulate General: Sydney, New South Wales (supervisory, 
all of Australia) 

Consulates: Adelaide, South Australia; Brisbane, Queens- 
land; Melbourne, Victoria; Perth, Western Australia 

BELGIUMt AND POSSESSIONS 

^Embassy: Brussels 

* Consulate General: Antwerp (supervisory, all of Belgium 

and Luxembourg) 
Consulates: Brussels*; Lgopoldville, Belgian Congo 

BOLIVIA 

Legation: La Paz 
Consulate: La Paz 

BRAZIL 

Embassy: Rio de Janeiro (performs consular functions with 

supervisory jurisdiction over all consular offices in 

Brazil) 
Consulate General: Sao Paulo 
Consulates: Bahia; Florianopolis; Natal; Para; Pernam- 

buco; Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul; Santos 
Vice Consulates: CuritibaJ, Parana (under Sao Paulo): 

Fortaleza§ (under Pernambuco); Manaos§ (under 

Para); Victoria (under Rio de Janeiro) 
Consular Agencies: Rio Grande (under Porto Alegre) ; Sao 

Luiz (under Par4) 

BULGARIA 

Legation: Sofia (performs consular functions) 

CANADA 

Legation: Ottawa, Ontario (performs consular functions) 
Consulates General: Halifax, Nova Scotia (supervisory, the 
Maritime Provinces of Canada); Montreal, Quebec 
(supervisory, the Province of Quebec); Toronto, On- 
tario (supervisory, the Province of Ontario, except 
Ottawa); Vancouver, British Columbia (supervisory, 
the Province of British Columbia); Winnipeg, Mani- 
toba (supervisory, the Provinces of Alberta, Manitoba, 
Saskatchewan) 



CANADA— Continued. 

Consulates: Calgary, Alberta; Edmonton, Alberta; Fort 
William and Port Arthur, Ontario; Hamilton, Ontario; 
Niagara Falls, Ontario; Quebec, Quebec; Regina, 
Saskatchewan; St. John, New Brunswick; St. Stephen, 
New Brunswick; Sarnia, Ontario; Victoria, British 
Columbia; Windsor, Ontario; Yarmouth, Nova Scotia 

Vice Consulate: Fredericton, New Brunswick (under Hali- 
fax) 

Consular Agency: Kenora, Ontario (under Winnipeg) 

District Accounting and Disbursing Office: Ottawa, Ontario 



Embassy: Santiago (performs consular functions with super- 
visory jurisdiction over all consular offices in Chile) 

Consulates: Antofagasta; Valparaiso 

Vice Consulates (under Santiago) : Punta Arenas §; Valdivia § 

Consular Agency: Cruz Grande, Coquimbo (under Val- 
paraiso) 



Embassy: Peiping (also Nanking office) 

Consulates General: Canton, Kwangtung; Hankow, Hupeh; 

Harbin, Manchuria; Mukden, Manchuria; Shanghai, 

Kiangsu; Tientsin, Hopeh 
Consulates: Amoy, Fukien; Chefoo, Shantung; Foochow, 

Fukien; Kunming (Yiinnanfu), Yunnan; Swatow, 

Kwangtung; Tsinan, Shantung; Tsingtao, Shantung 



Embassy: Bogota (performs consular functions) 
Consulates: Barranquilla; Call; Cartagena; MedelUn 
Vice Consulate: RIohacha§ (under Barranquilla) 
Consular Agency: Buenaventura (under Call) 

COSTA RICA 

Legation: San Jos6 (performs consular functions) 
Consulate: Port Limon 



Embassy: Habana 

Consulate General: Habana (supervisory, all of Cuba) 

Co7!s«/a<€S.- Antilla; Cienfuegos; Matanzas; Nuevitas; Santi- 
ago de Cuba 

Consular Agencies: Caibarien (under Cienfuegos); Manza- 
nillo (under Santiago de Cuba); Sagua la Grande (under 
Cienfuegos) 

CZECHOSLOVAKIAt 

^Legation: Praha 



♦Closed. 

tOovernment at present established in England; American Embassy (or Legation) functioning in London. 
JCorrespondence on diplomatic business relating to Afghanistan should be addressed to "The American Legation, Tehran, 
Iran"; on consular business, to "The American Consulate, Karachi, India." 
§This office performs no visa or citizenship services. 

58 



ORGANIZATION OF THE FOREIGN SERVICE 



59 



Legation: Copenhagen 
'Consulate General: Copenhagen 
Consulate: Godthaab, Greenland 

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC 

Legation: Ciiulad Trujillo (performs consular functions) 
Consular Agency: La Romana (under Ciudad Trujillo) 



Legation: Quito (performs consular functions) 
Consulate General: Guayaquil 



Legation: Cairo (performs consular functions with super- 
visory jurisdiction over all consular offices in Egypt) 
Consulates: Alexandria; Port Said 

EL SALVADOR 

Legation: San Salvador (performs consular functions) 

ESTONIA 

'Legation: Tallinn 



Legation: Helsinki (Helsingfors) (performs consular func- 
tions) 

FRANCE AND POSSESSIONS^ 

Embassy: Vichy 

Consulates General: Algiers, Algeria; Paris* (supervisory, all 
of France) 

Consulates: Bordeaux*; Calais*; Cherbourg*; Dakar, Sene- 
gal, French West Africa; Havre*; Lille*; Lyon; Marseille; 
Martinique, French West Indies; Nantes*; Nice; Saigon, 
French Indochina; St. Pierre - Miquelon; Strasbourg*; 
Tahiti, Society Islands, Oceania; Tananarive, Madagas- 
car; Tunis, Tunisia 

X'ice Consulate: Noumfea, New Caledonia 



Embassy: Berlin 

'Consulates General: Berlin (supervisory, all of Germany); 
Frankfort on the Main; Hamburg; Munich; Vienna 

'Consulates: Bremen; Cologne; Dresden; Konigsberg; Leip- 
zig; Stiiftpart 



GREAT BRH AIN AND NORTHERN IRELAND, BRITISH 
DOMINIONS BEYOND THE SEAS, INDIA 

Embassy: London (performs consular functions with super- 
visory jurisdiction over all consular offices in the British 
Isles, except Ireland) 

Office of the Commissioner § to India: New Delhi, India 

Consulates General: Calcutta, India (supervisory, all of 
India); Hong Kong; Rangoon, Burma; St. John's, New- 
foundland; Singapore, Straits Settlements (supervisory, 
the Straits Settlements); Wellington, New Zealand 
(supervisory, all of New Zealand) 

Consulates: Aden, Arabia; Auckland, New Zealand; Barba- 
dos, British West Indies; Belfast, Northern Ireland 
Belize, British Honduras; Birmingham, England; Bom 
bay, India; Bradford, England; Bristol, England; Cardiff, 
Wales; Colombo, Ceylon; Edinburgh, Scotland; George 
town, British Guiana; GibraltarP; Glasgow, Scotland 
Hamilton, Bermuda; Karachi, India; Kingston, Jamaica; 
British West Indies; Lagos, Nigeria, West Africa; Liver 
pool, England; Madras, India; Malta; Manchester, Eng 
land; Nairobi, Kenya, East Africa; Nassau, New Provi 
dence, Bahamas; Newcastle-on-Tyne, England; Pcnang, 
Straits Settlements; PljTnouth, England; Port-of-Spain 
Trinidad, British West Indies; Southampton, England 

Vice Consulate: Suva, Fiji Islands 

Consular Agencies: Brighton, Trinidad, British West 
Indies (under Port-of-Spain); Christchurch, New Zea- 
land (under Wellington); Dunedin, New Zealand (under 
Wellington); Freetown, Sierra Leone, Africa (under 
Lagos); St. George's, Bermuda (under Hamilton); St. 
Lucia, British West Indies (under Barbados) 

GREECE 1 

'Legation: Athens 

'Consulate General: Athens (supervisory, all of Greece) 

'Consulate: Salonika 



GUATEMALA 

Legation: Guatemala 
Consulate General: Guatemala 



Legation: Port-au-Prince (performs consular functions) 
Consular Agencies (under Port-au-Prince): Cap Haitien; 
Qonalves 

HONDURAS 

Legation: Tegucigalpa (performs consular functions) 
Consulates: La Ceiba; Puerto Cortes 

HUNGARY 

Legation: Budapest (pertorms consular functions) 



•Closed. 

JThe consular officers at Lfopoldvllle, Belgian Congo, are assigned also to French Equatorial Africa and the Cameroons (French 
mandate). 

§With the personal rank of Minister. 

nciosed temporarily. Refer consular matters to MalSga, Spain. 

IGovernment established outside Greece. 



60 



REGISTER OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE 1941 



ICELAND 

Legation: Reykjavik (performs consular functions) 



Legation: Tehran 
Consulate: Tehran 



IRAQ 

Legation: Baghdad (performs consular functions) 



Legation: Dublin 

Consulate General: Dublin (supervisory, all of Ireland) 

Consulate: Cork 

Consular Agency: Oalway (under Dublin) 

ITALY AND POSSESSIONS 

Embassy: Rome 

* Consulates General: Genoa; Naples; Rome (supervisory, all 

of Italy) 
*Consulates: Florence; Leghorn; Milan; Palermo; Trieste: 

Turin; Venice 

JAPANESE EMPIRE 

Embassy: Tokyo 

Consulates General: Keijo (Seoul), Chosen; Tokyo (super- 
visory, all of the Japanese Empire and Dairen) 

Consulates: Dairen, Manchuria; Kobe; Osaka; Taihoku, 
Taiwan; Yokohama 

LATVIA 

*Legntion: Riga 

LIBERIA 

Legation: Monrovia (performs consular functions) 

LIECHTENSTEIN, PRINCIPALITY OF § 

Consulate General: Vaduz 

LITHUANIA 

*Legation: Kaunas 



LUXEMBOURG! 

tLegation: Luxembourg 



Embassy: Mfexico, D. F. (performs consular functions with 
supervisory jurisdiction overfall consular oflBces in Mexico) 

Consulates: Agua Prieta, Sonora; Chihuahua, Chihuahua; 
Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua; Coatzacoalcos (Puerto 
Mexico), Veracruz; Durango, Durango; Guadalajara, 
Jalisco; Guaymas, Sonora; Matamoros, Tamaulipas; 
Mazatlan, Sinaloa; M6rida, Yucatan; Mexicali, Baja 



MEXICO— Continued. 

California; Monterrey, Nuevo Leon; Nogales, Sonora; 
Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas; Piedras Negras, Coahuila; 
San Luis Potosf, San Luis Potosf; Tampico, Tamaulipas; 
Tijuana, Baja California; Torreon, Coahuila; Veracruz, 
Veracruz 
Vice Consulates: Acapulco de Juarez, Guerrero (under 
Mexico, D. F.); Manzanillol, Colima (under Guadala- 
jara); La Pazl, Baja California (under Guaymas) 
District Accounting and Disbursing Office: M§xico, D. F. 

MONACO!! 

Consulate: Monaco 



Legation: Tangier (performs consular functions with super- 
visory jurisdiction over all consular offices in Morocco) 
Consulate: Casablanca 

NETHERLANDSt AND POSSESSIONS 

^Legation: The Hague 

Consulates General: Amsterdam* (supervisory, all of the 
Netherlands) ; Batavia, Java, Netherlands Indies (super- 
visory, Netherlands Indies) 

Consulates: Curasao, West Indies; Medan, Sumatra, 
Netherlands Indies; Paramaribo, Surinam; Rotterdam*; 
Surabaya, Java, Netherlands Indies 

Consular Agency: Aruba, West Indies (under Curacao) 

NICARAGUA 

Legation: Managua (performs consular functions) 
Consular Agency: Matagalpa (under Managua) 

NORWAYt 

^Legation: Oslo 

* Consulate General: Oslo (supervisory, all of Norway) 

*Consul(te: Bergen 

PALESTINE AND TRANS-JORDAN 

Consulate General: Jerusalem 



Embassy: Panama 

Consulate General: Panama (supervisory, all of Panama) 

Consulate: Colon 

PARAGUAY 

Legation: Asuncion (performs consular functions) 



Embassy: Lima (performs consular functions) 
Consular Agencies (under Lima): La Oroya; MoUendo; 
Salaverry 



* Closed. 

t Government at present established in England; American Legation functioning in London. 

t Government at present established in Canada; American Legation functioning in Ottawa. 

§ The consul general at Zurich, Switzerland, is assigned to the Principality of Liechtenstein. 

II The consular officers at Nice, France, are assigned also to Monaco. 

1 This office performs no visa or citizenship services. 



ORGANIZATION OF THE FOREIGN SERVICE 



61 



I'll 1 1.1 1'l'lM-: ISLANDS 

Consulate Mauilat 

POLANDt 

U'-'nt>assii: Warsaw 
'Confulate General: Warsaw 

PORTUGAL AND l*OSSESSIONS§ 
Legation: Lisbon 
Consulates General: Lisbon (supervisory, all of Portugal, 

the Azores, and Madeira); Macau|| 
Consulates: Funchal, Madeira; Ilorta, Fayal, Azores; 

Lourenfo Marques, Mozambique; Oporto; Fonts Del- 

gada, Sfio Mipuel, Azores 
^'ice Consulate: Sao Vicente, Cape Verde Islands (under 

Lisbon) 



Legation: Bucharest 
'Consulate: Bucharest 



SAUDI ARABIA, KINGDOM OF1 

Legation: Jidda 

SPAIN 

Embassy: Madrid (performs consular functions) 

Consulate General: Barcelona (supervisory, all of Spain and 

the Canary Islands) 
Consulates: Bilbao; Las Palmas de Oran Canaria, Canary 

Islands; Mfilaga; Seville; Tenerife, Canary Islands; 

Valencia; Vigo 



Legation: Stockholm (performs consular functions with 
supervisory jurisdiction over all consular offices in 
Sweden) 

Consulatt: Ooteborg 

SWITZERLAND 

Legation: Bern 

Consulate General: Ziirich (supervisory, all of Switzerland) 

Consulates: Basel; Bern; Geneva 



SYRIA AND LEBANON 



Consulate General: Beirut, Lebanon (supervisory, all of 
Syria and Lebanon) 



THAILAND (SIAM) 

Legation: Banglvok (performs consular functions) 



Embassy: Ankaraft 

Consulate General: Istanbul (Constantinople) (supervisory, 

all of Turkey) 
Consulate: Izmir (Smyrna) 

UNION OF SOUTH AFRICA 

Legation: Pretoria, Transvaal 

Consulates General: Capetown, Cape Province; Johannes- 
burg, Transvaal (supervisory, all of the Union of South 
A frica) 

Consulates: Durban, Natal; Port Elizabeth. Cape Province 

UNION OF SOVIET SOCIALIST REPUBLICS 

Embassy: Moscow (performs consular functions) 
Consulate General: Vladivostok 

URUGUAY 

Embassy: Montevideo (performs consular functions) 

VENEZUELA 

Embassy: Caracas 
Consulates: Caracas; Maracaibo 

Vice Consulates (under Caracas): La Guaira; Puerto de la 
Cruz**, AnzoStegui 

YUGOSLAVIA! 

^Legation: Belgrade 

'Consulates: Belgrade (supervisory, all of Yugoslavia) 
Zagreb 



* Closed. 

tGovernment at present established in England; American Embassy (or Legation) functioning in London. 

^Consulate established under act of March 24, 1934. Activities of the Consulate are limited to immigration and trade-pro- 
motion work. 

{Consular officers at Bombay, India, are assigned also to Portuguese possessions in India. 

Correspondence on consular business relating to Macau should be addressed to "The American Consulate General, Hong 
Kong." 

^Correspondence on diplomatic business relating to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia should be addressed to "The American 
Legation, Cairo, Egypt." 

••This office performs no visa or citizenship services. 

ttOfflce of Embassy also at Istanbul. 



CLASSIFICATION OF THE FOREIGN SERVICE 

AMBASSADORS AND MINISTERS 

extraordinary and plenipotentiary.. $17,500 

Envoys extraordinary and ministers plenipotentiary 10, 000 

To the Netherlands 12,000 

FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS 

Class 1 $9. 000 to $10, 000 Class 7 $4, 000 to $4, 400 

Class 2 8, 000 to 8,900 Class 8 3, 500 to 3,900 

Class3 7,000to 7,900 Unclassified (o) 3,000 

Class4 6,000to 6,900 Unclassified (6) 2,750 

Class 5. 5, 000 to 5,900 Unclassified (c) 2,600 

Class 6 4, 500 to 4,900 

CLERKS 
Senior clerks Junior clerks 

Class 1 $4,000 Class 1 $2,750 

Class 2 3,750 Class 2 2,600 

Class 3 3,500 Class 3 less than $2, 600 

Class 4.... 3,250 

Class 5 3,000 



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BIOGRAPHIES 
PERSONNEL OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE AND OF THE FOREIGN SERVICE* 



Abbey, Glenn Allan. — b. Dodgeville, Wis., June 11, 
1898 ; Dodgeville High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; 
Georgetown, B.S. 1925 ; U. of Witwatersrand, Johannes- 
burg, grad. work 1929 ; teacher in elementary sch. 1917- 
18 ; U. S. Army 1918-19 ; elk. 1919-21 ; instr. in Eng. 
and hist., Devitt Prep. Sch., 1924-25; sec. to the Am. 
High Commr. at Port au Prince 1925-27 ; app. For. 
Ser. oflScer unclass. and v.c. of career July 5, 1927 ; 
For. Ser. Sch. Sept. 29, 1927; v.c. at Johannesburg 
Feb. 24, 1928 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 1, 1931 ; 
3d sec. at Managua July 31, 1931 ; at Caracas Mar. 31, 
1932; class eight July 1, 1934; cons. Jan. 22, 1935; 
3d sec. at AsunciCn May 28, 1936 ; also cons, at Asun- 
ci6n Sept. 25, 1936 ; class seven Apr. 1, 1937 ; 2d sec. 
at Asunci6n in addition to duties as cons. May 6, 1937 ; 
detailed to Chaco Peace Conf., Buenos Aires, 1938 ; to 
the Dept. Feb. 2, 1938 ; class six Apr. 1, 1939 ; mem., 
hospitality committee, 8th Am. Scientific Cong., Wash- 
ington, 1940 ; cons, and 2d sec. at London Apr. 8, 1941. 

Abbott, George Manlove. — b. Cleveland, Ohio, Feb. 5, 
1904 ; Shaw High Sch. grad. ; Case Sch. of Applied Sci- 
ence, B.S. 1925 ; Ecole de Ponts et Chauss6es, Paris, 
1926; George Washington U. 1927; construction 
work 1920-21 ; salesman 1922-24 ; asst. research 
assoc. 1926 ; tech. asst., Bu. of Standards, 1927 ; app. 
For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career July 5, 
1927 ; For Ser. Sch. Sept. 29, 1927 ; v.c. at Calcutta 
Feb. 24, 1928; at Oslo Aug. 26, 1930; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. May 2, 1934 ; 3d sec. at Riga May 24, 1934 ; 
class eight July 1, 1934 ; cons. Jan. 22, 1935 ; also cons, 
at Riga Nov. 7, 1935 ; class seven Apr. 1, 1937 ; 2d sec. 
at Riga in addition to duties as cons. May 6, 1937 ; 
cons, at Marseille Jan. 28, 1938 ; class six Aug. 16, 1941 ; 
cons, at Colombo Oct. 17, 1941 ; married. 

Abbott, Wainwright. — b. Pittsburgh, Pa., Apr. 27, 
1891 ; St. Paul's Sch. ; Yale ; employed in mfg. com- 
panies ; ambulance ser. in France 1916 ; French Army 
1917-18 ; U. S. Army 1918-19, It. ; app. sec. of emb. 
or leg. of class four Apr. 7, 1920 ; assigned to Stock- 
holm May 26, 1921 ; to Athens Apr. 13, 1922 ; class 
three Sept. 22, 1922; on detail at Constantinople Oct. 
15-Dec. 1, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer of class six July 1, 
1924 ; 2d sec. at Caracas Oct. 2, 1924 ; class five Apr. 
30, 1925 ; 2d see. at Dublin June 9, 1927 ; class four 
July 24, 1930; 1st sec. at London Dec. 23. 1930; at 
Belgrade Feb. 28, 1934 ; For. Ser. officer at Hamburg 
June 15, 1936 ; cons, and cons, at Hamburg June 22, 
1936 ; at Suva Jan. 18, 1941 ; married. 

Acheson, Dean G. — b. Middletown, Conn., Apr. 11, 
1893 ; Gioton Sch. grad. ; Yale, A.B. 1915 ; Harvard, 
LL.B. 1918 ; mem. of bar of D. C. ; U. S. Navy 1918-19, 



ensign ; private sec. to assoc. justice of U. S. Supreme 
Court 1919-21 ; law practice 1921-33, 1934-41 ; under 
sec. of treas. 1933 ; app. asst. sec. of state Feb. 1, 1941 ; 
mem.. For. Ser. Personnel Bd., Bd. of Examiners for the 
For. Ser., and For. Ser. Sch. Bd. 1941- ; chm.. Exec. 
Committee on Cml. Policy, 1941- ; chm., Bd. of Economic 
Operations of Dept. of State, 1941- ; married. — A-A. 

Achilles, Theodore Carter. — b. Rochester, N.Y., 
Dec. 29, 1905 ; San Jos6 (Calif.) High Sch. grad. ; Stan- 
ford, B.A. 1925 ; Yale 1926-28 ; newspaper work 1928- 
30 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; v.c. at Habana Jan. 
4, 1932; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 28, 1933; v.c. at 
Rome June 13, 1933 ; to the Dept. Apr. 25, 1935 ; asst. 
sec. Gen. Disarmament Conf., Geneva, 1935 ; advisory 
mem. of Am. committee, Int. Inst, of Agri., 1936-39; 
class eight Mar. 16, 1939 ; 3d sec. at London May 11, 
1939 ; charge d'affaires ad interim near Govts, of Poland, 
Belgium, Norway, and the Netherlands established in 
England Nov. 16, 1940-Mar. 12, 1941 ; class seven May 1, 
1941 ; to the Dept. July 9, 1941 ; adviser to U. S. del., 
Int. Labor Conf., New York, 1941 ; married. — Eu. 

Ackerman, Ralph Henry. — b. West Hoboken, N.J., 
July 23, 1892 ; Union Hill High Sch. ; business sch. ; 
Emerson Inst. ; U. of Chattanooga 1914-15 ; elk, and 
stenog. 1907-13 ; elk., Dept. of State, 1913-14 ; cml. 
activities in So. Amer. 1914-21 ; chief, Latin Am. Div., 
Bu. of For. and Dom. Com., 1922-23 ; tech. adviser 
to Am. del., 5th Int. Conf. of Am. States, Santiago, 
1923 ; app. cml. att. at Santiago Oct. 27, 1923 ; at 
Rio de Janeiro July 18, 1933 ; adviser to Am. del.. Pan 
Am. Cml. Conf., Buenos Aires, 1935 ; to Bu. of For. 
and Dom. Com. Sept. 9, 1937 ; trade commr. at Singa- 
pore Oct. 7, 1938; act. cml. att. at Caracas Dec. 9, 
1938 ; trade commr. at Singapore Feb. 20, 1939 ; cml. 
att. at Madrid May 13, 1939 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
three July 1, 1939 ; cons, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Nov. 16, 1939; married. 

Ackerson, Garret G., Jr. — b. Hackensack, N.J., May 
13, 1904 ; Kelvin Sch. ; Harvard, S.B. 1927 ; app. For. 
Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career May 17, 1928 ; 
For. Ser. Sch. May 24, 1928 ; v.c. at Cape Town 
Nov. 3, 1928 ; For. Ser. officer to the leg. at Pretoria 
June 27, 1930 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 16. 1930 ; 
3d sec. at Pretoria Aug. 27, 1930; at Lima Apr. 8, 
1931 ; v.c. at Copenhagen Nov. 14, 1933 ; 3d sec. at 
Budapest Mar. 19, 1935 ; class eight and cons. Oct. 1, 
1935 ; also cons, at Budapest June 19, 1936 ; class 
seven Mar. 1, 1939 ; 2d sec. at Budapest in addition 
to duties as cons. Mar. 30, 1939 ; cons, and 2d sec. at 
Bogota Feb. 17, 1941 ; married. 



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Acly. Robert Austin. — b. nttsflcld, Mass., Feb. 25, 
1000; Williams Coll., B.A. 1928; app. For. Ser. officer 
uiiclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Dec. 19, 19"_'9; v.c. at Montreal, temp., Jan. 7, 1930; 
For. Ser. Sell. July IS, 10;U>; v.c. at Tej,'uei^',ilpa 
Nov. 8, lO.^O; al.-^o 3d sec. at Tegucigalpa Jan. 17, 1933; 
v.c. at Ceiba, temp.. July 30, 1934 ; v.c. and 3d sec. at 
Tepniigalpa Aug. 18, 1934 ; v.c. at Strasbourg Aug. 9, 
1935 ; at Johannesburg June 12, 1937 ; class eight and 
cons. May 1, 193S ; cons, at Johannesburg May 1-, 
1938 ; at Durban, temp., Nov. 2G, 1938 ; at Johannes- 
burg Jan. 2, 1939; at Durban, temp., Mar. 15, 1939; 
at Johannesburg Apr. 21, 1939 ; married. 

Adair, Charles Wallace, Jr. — b. Xenia, Ohio, Jan. 26, 
1914: Central High Sch. grad. ; U. of Wis., A.B. 1935; 
Am. Inst, of Banking 1937-38; George Washington U. 
1938-39; employed by bank 1935-38; floor mgr. in 
dept. store 1938-40 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. 
of eareer, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Sept. 3, 1940 ; v.c. 
at Nogales Sept. 9, 1940 ; at Mexico City Mar. 19, 1941 ; 
to the Dept. Aug 15, 1941 (For. Ser. Sch. Nov. 3, 
1941- ). 

Adam, Hector Cameron, Jr. — b. South Nj'ack, N.Y., 
July 2. 1909 ; Phillips Exeter grad. ; Princeton, A.B. 
1931 ; app. elk. in Am. leg. at Managua Sept. 26, 1934 ; 
also v.c. at Managua Mar. 19, 1935 ; For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. and 
v.c. at Managua Oct. 1, 1935 ; at Ciudad Judrez Jan. 8, 
1930 : For. Ser. Sch. Aug. 4, 1936 ; v.c. at Monte- 
video Dec. IS, 1936 ; also 3d sec. at Montevideo June 
25, 1940; v.c. at Hamilton, Bermuda, May 2, 1941; 
class eight Aug. 16, 1941 ; married. 

Adams, George Henry. — b. Purmela, Tex., Aug. 12, 
1'.'07 ; high sch. ; Universidad Mayor de San Marcos, 
Lima, Peru, 1936-37; U.S. Marine Corps 1926-30; 
Guardia Nacional de Nicaragua 1927-30, 2d It. ; elk. 
in U.S. and Honduras 1930-32 ; aviator in Nicaragua 
and Honduras 1932 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at 
La Paz Jan. 6. 1933 ; v.c. at La Paz Nov. 16, 1934 ; at 
Callao Lima Mar. 11, 1936; at Antofagasta Oct. 29, 
1937 ; married. 

Adams, Hugh Perry (Maj.). — b. Richwood, Ohio, June 
20. 1.S94 ; Ohio Nat. Guard 1916, 1917-19; entered 
U. S. Army Nov. 24. 1021 ; assigned as asst. mil. att. 
at Cairo, Oct. 31, 1941 ; married. 

Adams, J. Wesley, Jr. — b. Fond du Lac, Wis., Nov. 
•-'. 1913; Elgin (111.) High Sch. grad.; Northwestern, 
B.S. 103.-. MA. 1937; program writer with Rotary 
Int. 1937-40 ; app. divisional a.sst. at 93,200 in the 
D.pt. of State Mar. 20, 1911; married. — FC. 

Adams, Walter Alexander — b. Greenville, S.C, 
Dec. 16. 1887 ; Carlisle's Sch. for Boys ; Clenison Coll. 
1 yr. ; Georgetown, LL.B. 1913 ; private tutors 3 yrs. ; 
mem. of bar of U.S. Court for China, Shanghai ; elk. 
and stenog. 1007-10; stenog. in Govt, depts. 1911-13; 
elk., Philippine Civil Ser., 1913-14; elk. in Am. con- 
sulate gen. at Shanghai Apr. 1, 1914 ; court reporter 
anri dep. elk. of court, U.S. Court for China, 1915 ; 
teacher of legal mechanics. Comparative Law Sch. of 
China, Shanghai, 1916; app. v.c. at Shanghai Feb. 26, 
1916; at Batavla Oct. 4, 1018; v.c. of eareer of class 



three Dec. 23, 1019 ; v.c. at Canton Apr. 12, 1920 ; 
class two May 24, 1920 ; v.c. at Swatow Nov. 15, 1920 ; 
at Cliangsha Feb. 24, 1921 ; at Tsingtao Oct. 1, 1921 ; 
class one Nov. 17, 1921 ; cons, of class seven June 22, 
1922 ; class six Mar. 1, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
seven July 1, 1924 ; class six Aug. 8, 1924 ; eons, at 
Chungking Apr. 10, 1925 ; class five June 2, 1920 ; class 
four May 17, 1928 ; cons, at Hankow July 17, 1928 ; 
at Nanking June 11, 1929; class three July 24, 1930; 
eons. gen. June 11, 1931 ; cons. gen. at Hankow June 
15, 1931 ; at Harbin June 29, 1934 ; class two Oct. 1, 
1935 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. May 14, 1036 ; to the 
Dept. Oct. 22, 1937 ; class one Nov. 16, 1939 ; asst. chief, 
Div. of Far Eastern Affairs, Nov. 7, 1940 ; married. — FB. 

Adams, Ware. — b. Washington, D.C., Mar. 1, 1905; 
Emerson Inst, grad.; George Washington, A.B. 1929; 
paymaster, D.C. govt., 1927-29 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass. and v.c. of career Nov. 12, 1929 ; v.c. at 
Ilabana, temp., Nov. 27, 1929 ; at Matanzas, temp.. 
Mar. 19, 1930; to the For. Ser. Sch. Apr. 10, 1930; 
v.c. at Lyon July 22, 1930 ; at Berlin Nov. 11, 1933 ; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 25, 1936 ; class eight Apr. 1, 
1937 ; cons. Apr. 22, 1937 ; cons, at Berlin Apr. 26, 
1937 ; also 3d sec. at Berlin May 14, 1938 ; to the Dept. 
Aug. 17, 1938, for special study in economics (U. of 
Chicago) ; class seven Apr. 1, 1939 ; 3d sec. at Rio de 
Janeiro Apr. 11, 1939; 2d sec. at Rio de Janeiro June 
20, 19.39; also cons, at Rio do Janeiro Oct. 10, 1939; 
cl.iss six May 1, 1941 ; Cons, and 2d sec. at London May 
27, 1941. 

Adams, William McMillan (Capt.). — b. Paris, France, 
Sept. 5, 1805; U. S. Army 1918-19, 2d It.; O.R.C, 
1920-35. June 2, 1941- ; assigned as asst. mil. att. 
at Asuncion Sept. 8, 1941 ; married. 

Aderton, Winifred. — h. Bowdoinham, Me. ; Morse 
High Sch. (Bath) grad. ; Boston U., cert. 1031 ; book- 
keeper 1931 ; private sec. 1031-39 ; app. sec. to the special 
asst. in charge of the Special Div. in the Dept. of 
State Sept. 6, 1939 ; private sec. to asst. see. of state at 
.$2,000 Feb. 1, 1940; admin, asst. at $2,600 Mar. 4, 
1941.— A-L. 

Affeld, William Charles, Jr. — b. Clarinda, Iowa, 
Oct. 20, 1906; West High Sch. (Minneapolis) grad.; 
business sch. ; U. of Minn., B.A. 1930 ; ry. clk.-stenog. 
1925-26; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Windsor Sept. 
19, 1931; v.c. at Windsor Oct. 31, 1931; For. Ser. 
officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; v.c. at Windsor Jan. 2, 1932 ; 
For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 8. 1932; v.c. at Singapore Apr. 
7, 1932; at Bremen May 17, 1935; at Kobe July 13, 
1937 ; at Hong Kong, temp.. May 17, 1939 ; at Kobe 
Nov. 9, 19,39; cla.ss eight Nov. 16, 1939; 3d sec. at 
Guatemala Oct. 30, 1941 ; married. 

Aguirre, Stephen Earnest. — b. Tucson, Ariz., Nov. 
11, 1892; Calif. Sch. of Mech. Arts. San Francisco, 
1011-13; cml. employment in Mexico 1909-10; elk. 
1010, 1913-15 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Ciudad 
Juarez July 22, 1915 ; v.c. at Ciudad Juarez June 5, 
1917; at Chihuahua Apr. 13, 1920; resigned Oct. 13, 
1020 ; app. v.c. at Manzanillo May 2.j, 1921 ; at Nuevo 
Laredo Sept. 29, 1925 ; at Piedras Negras, temp., Feb. 7, 
1927 ; at Nuevo Laredo Feb. 18, 1927 ; at Mexico City 



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Nov. 2, 1929 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Jan. 7, 1932 ; v.c. at Mexico 
City Jan. 9, 1932 ; 3d sec. at Mexico City Jan. 26, 1932 ; 
class eight Apr. 1, 1939; cons. Aug. 21, 1941; cons, at 
Mexican Aug. 27, 1941 ; class seven Aug. 16, 1941 ; 
married. 

Ahee, Joe (1st Lt.). — b. Scranton, Pa., Feb. 2, 1914; 
U. of Ariz., B.S. 1938 ; 2d It., O.R.C., 1938-39 ; entered 
U. S. Army July 1, 1939 ; assigned as asst. mil. att. at 
Cairo Oct. 29, 1941. 

Ailshie, William Knight.— b. Boise, Idaho, Jan. 30, 
1905 ; Coeur d'Alene High Sch. grad. ; U. of Wash., 
B.A. 1927 ; Downing Coll., Cambridge U., England, 
1927-28; elk. in Am. emb. at Paris 1928-29; app. 
For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career Nov. 12, 
1929 ; v.c. at Habana, temp., Nov. 27. 1929 ; at Nuevitas, 
temp.. Mar. 19, 1930; For. Ser. Sch. Apr. 19, 
1930; v.c. at Caracas July 22, 1930; at Batavia June 
30, 1931 ; at Warsaw Oct. 5, 1933 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Apr. 25, 1936 ; v.c. at Montreal May 28, 1937 ; 
at Nassau July 23, 1938 ; at Mexico City Oct. 2, 1939 ; 
class eight May 1, 1941 ; also 3d sec. at Mexico City 
Nov. 1, 1941 ; married. 

Ainsworth, Horatio Gardner, — b. Charleston, S.C, 
Mar. 15, 1917 ; St. Paul's Sch. grad. ; Princeton, B.A. 
1939 ; 2d It., O.R.C. ; newspaper corr. 1937-39 ; bank 
elk. 1939; For. Ser. elk. June-Sept. 1940; app. For. 
Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Sept. 3, 1940 ; v.c. at Winnipeg Sept. 6, 
1940; to the Dept. Aug. 15, 1941 (For. Ser. Sch. Nov. 
3, 1941- ) ; married. 

Aldridge, Clayson Wheeler. — b. Rome, N.Y., Oct. 
19, 1899 ; Rome Free Acad. ; Princeton, A.B. 1922 ; Am.- 
Scandinavian fellowship, U. of Copenhagen, 1922-23 ; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass. Mar. 20, 1925 ; v.c. of 
career and v.c. at Jerusalem Sept. 2, 1925 ; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Feb. 17, 1927 ; 3d sec. at Athens Feb. 23, 
1927 ; v.c. at Aden, temp., Aug. 31, 1927 ; 3d sec. at 
Athens June 21, 1928; also v.c. at Athens Oct. 18, 
1929 ; class eight, cons., and cons, at Athens Dec. 19, 
1929, in addition to duties as 3d sec. ; to the Dept. 
Feb. 5, 1930 ; divisional asst. at $4,600 in the Dept. of 
State Dec. 1, 1930 ; For. Ser. officer of class seven and 
assigned to the Dept. Jan. 11. 1934 ; cons, and sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. Jan. 15, 1934 ; 2d sec. at Athens Feb. 
21, 1934 ; class six Oct. 1, 1935 ; 2d sec. at Nanking 
Jan. 27, 1936 ; class five June 16, 1938 ; cons, at Manila, 
temp., Nov. 3, 1938; at Singapore Feb. 25, 1939; 
class four Aug. 10, 1941 ; married. 

Alexander, F. Virginia. — b. Mount Crawford, Va. ; 
Staunton High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; studied under 
private tutor 2 yrs. ; elk. 1910-12; sec. 1913-15; app. 
elk. in the Dept. of State Dec. 7, 1915 ; at $1,200 July 
1, 1916; at $1,400 Sept. 1, 1919; at $1,600 Mar. 1, 
1921 ; at $1,800 Feb. 1, 1924 ; at $2,100 July 1, 1924 ; 
as.st. chief, Div. of Passport Control, Nov. 4, 1925 ; at 
$2,200 Doc. 1, 1925 ; at $2,400 Mar. 1, 1926 ; at $2,500 
Nov. 1, 1927; asst. chief. Passport Div., Jan. 16, 1926; 
at $2,700 July 1, 1928 ; at $2,800 July 1, 1928 ; at $2,900 
July 1, 1930 ; at $3,200 Dec. 1, 1930 ; mem.. Conciliation 
Committee of the Dept. of State 193,3-39 ; at $3,300 Nov. 
16, 1938.— PD. 



Alexander, Robert Clark. — b. near Paris, Tenn., 
July 28, 1896 ; Robert E. Lee Public Sch. ; private tutor ; 
Y.M.C.A. Sch. of Accountancy 1925 ; Southeastern U. 
Law Sch. 1925-26 ; Washington Coll. of Law 1927 ; elk. 
1911-17; in the Dept. of State 1917-24; private sec. 
to the sec. of state 1920 ; law elk. with counsel for 
Chile in Tacna-Arica Arbitration 1924-25 ; income- 
tax accountant and sec. 1924-28; app. elk. at $1,800 
in the Dept. of State Jan. 1, 1929; at $1,920 July 1, 
1930 ; at $2,300 June 1, 1931 ; admin, asst. at $3,200 
Nov. 19, 1934 ; tech. adviser at $3,800 Aug. 3, 1938 ; 
divisional asst. at $4,600 Aug. 1, 1941 ; married. — VD. 

Alfsen, Fritz A. M.— b. Oslo, Norway, May 3, 1899; 
naturalized 1914; West High Sch. (Rochester, N. Y.) 
grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; Oslo U., Norway, 1917-18 ; 
Georgetown U. 1924-25; Coll. of City of N. Y. 1931; 
studied in Scandinavia and France ; l.st It. O.R.C. 1926- 
31 ; private sec. and corr. for banking companies in 
Norway and France 1918-22 ; elk. to cml. att. at Copen- 
hagen 1922-24 ; cml. agt., Bu. of For. and Dom. Com., 
1924-26 ; analyst, corr., and accountant with int. 
banking companies 1927-31, 1933-35; tariff specialist, 
Bu. of For. and Dom. Com., 1935-36 ; app. asst. trade 
commr. at Cairo Mar. 1, 1936 ; at Stockholm Dec. 1, 
1937 ; For. Ser. officer of class eight July 1, 1939 ; v.c. 
of career and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; v.c. 
at Stockholm Dec. 29, 1939 ; also asst. cml. att. at 
Stockholm Dec. 20, 1940 ; married. 

Alison, John Richardson (1st Lt.). — b. Micanopy, Fla., 
Nov. 21, 1912; U. of Fla., B.S. (I.E.) 1936; entered 
U. S. Army July 8, 1936 ; assigned as asst. mil. att. at 
Moscow Aug. 12, 1941. 

Allen, Charles W.— b. Boulder, Colo., Jan. 21, 1883 ; 
Lander (Wyo.) High Sch.; business sch.; U. of Wyo. 
iy2 yrs.; stenog. and substitute court reporter 1902-7; 
law elk. 1905-6 ; in U. S. Land Office, Lander, Wyo., 
1907-18 ; U. S. Civil Ser. sec. Lander, Wyo., several 
yrs. ; app. v.c. at Cape Town Oct. 24, 1918 ; at Ziirich 
Sept. 6. 1921 ; at Berne Apr. 5, 1924 ; at Basel Jan. 
23, 1926 ; at North Bay Apr. 13, 1927 ; at Calgary 
Sept. 29, 1930 ; married. 

Allen, Edgar Poe. — b. Sharon, Pa., Jan. 13, 1904; 
Sharon High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; George 
Washington, LL.B. 1927 ; National U., Sch. of Economics 
and Govt. 1933-34, Law Sch., LL.M., M.P.L. 1935; 
capt. O.R.C. ; mem. of bar of D.C. ; elk. in accounting 
dept. of steel corp. 1922-23 ; in Dept. of State 1923-29 ; 
special agt., Dept. of Justice, 1929-31 ; app. admin, asst. 
at $3,200 in the Dept. of State Aug. 24, 1931 ; divi- 
sional asst. at $3,800 Dec. 16, 1935; at $4,000 Apr. 16, 
1939 ; at $4,600 Apr. 16, 1939 ; asst. chief, Div. of Con- 
trols, Mar. 14, 1941 ; divisional asst. Oct. 16, 1941 ; 
married. — DE. 

Allen, Frederic Stevens (Lt. Comdr.) — b. Paris, 
France, of Am. parents, June 15, 1894 ; St. Paul's Sch. 
grad. ; Harvard, A.B. 1916 ; commissioned in U. S. Naval 
Reserve Feb. 20. 1941 ; assigned as asst. naval att. and 
asst. naval att. for air at Vichy, :Mar. 11. 1941. 

Allen, George Venable. — b. Durham, N.C., Nov. 3, 
1903; Durham High Sch. grad.; Duke U., A.B. 1924; 
Harvard, A.M. 1929; teacher in high sch. 1924-28; 



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newspaper reporter 1926, 1927, 1928; editorial elk.. 
Census Bu., 1929 ; app. For. Ser. officer undass., v.c. of 
career, and sec. In tlie Diplo. Ser. Apr. 15, 1930; v.c. 
nt Kingston. Jamaica. Apr. 29. 1930 ; to the For. Ser. 
Sch. July 16. 1930: v.c. at Shanghai Nov. 8, 1930; at 
Patras Auk. 15. 1934; at Athens, temp., Jan. 17, 1936; 
at Tatnis Feb. 10. 1936; v.c. and 3d sec. at Cairo July 
21, 19.36: cla.ss el.cht Apr. 1. 19.37; cons. Apr. 22. 1937; 
cons, at Cairo in addition to duties as 3d sec. Apr. 26. 
1937 ; to the Dept. Oct. 1, 1938 ; class seven Apr. 1, 
1939 : married.— NE. 

Allen, Henry Edward. — b. Washington, D.C., June 
23. 1912; Western Ilijih Sch. prad. : Washington and 
Lee, IVS. 1934 ; messenger, Fed. Trade Commn., 1930- 
31 : elk. Dept. of State, 1932, 1933 ; Int. Boundary 
Commn., U. S. and Mexico, 1934-36; app. elk. at .$1,620 
In the Dept. of State June 25. 1936; at $1,800 Sept. 
16. 1937; divi.sional asst. at $2,000 July 1. 1939; de- 
tailed to Buenos Aires, Montevideo, and Santiago to 
assist in trade-agreement discussions 1939-40 ; at 
$3,200 Feb. 16, 1941.— DE. 

Allen, Percy F. — b. Allen, Md., Feb. 11, 1879 ; public 
sch. and business sch. ; bookkeeper and cashier 1897- 
1902 ; elk. and bookkeeper, dept. of education, Porto 
Rico. 1002-4 ; asst. to disbursing officer, Porto Rican 
teachers' study trip to U. S., 1904 ; head bookkeeper, 
disbursing office. Insular govt, of Porto Rico, 1905 ; elk. 
Civil Ser. Commn., 190.^-6; app. elk. at $900 in the 
Dept. of State July 3, 1906; at $1,200 May 1, 1907; 
at $1,400 Nov. 2. 1908; at $1,600 June 27. 1911; sec. 
of Bd. of Examiners for Diplo. and Cons. Ser. 1913-18 ; 
at $1,800 Apr. 22, 1914; act. chief elk. Mar. 22-Apr. 
5, 1918 : special asst. at $2,100 Jan. 1, 1920 ; drafting 
officer at $2. .".00 July 1, 1921 ; representative of the 
Dept. in connection with the preparation of the Official 
Register of D. S. since 1919 ; at $3,000 May 7, 1924 ; 
asst. to chief elk. and chief of appt. section Aug. 19, 
1924; at $.3,200 May 1, 1925; at $3,.300 Nov. 1, 1927; 
at $3,400 July 1. 1928 ; at $3,600 July 1, 1930 ; at $3,700 
July 3. 1930 ; act. chief elk. and admin, asst. Sept. 8- 
Dec. 31. 1931; at $3,800 Nov. 16, 1938; asst. director 
of personnel and chief of recruiting and selection section 
Jan. 27. 1939 ; married. — DP. 

Allen, Ronald H. (Lt. Comdr.). Commissioned in 

U. S. Naval Reserve Mar. 15, 1938; assigned as asst. 
naval att. and asst. naval att. for air at Moscow Sept. 

16, 1941. 

Allen, Stuart.— b. St. Paul, Minn., Dec. 13, 1902; 
St. Paul Acad. grad. ; Princeton, B.S. 1926 ; teacher, 
Peking Coll. of Com. and Finance and Peking Union 
Medical Coll., China, 1926-28; app. For. Ser. officer 
undass. and v.c. of career Mar. 26. 1929 ; For. 
Ser. Sch. July 1. 1929 ; v.c. at Tient.sin Sept. 12, 1929 ; 
class ei«ht. cons., and cons, at Tientsin Oct. 1, 1935; 
sec. in the Diplo, Ser. May 27, 1930; cons, at Chefoo 
July 10, 1936; at Lyon Jan. 17. 1938; class seven Aug. 

17. 19.38; cons, at Nice, tfnip.. Sept. 16, 1939; at Lyon 
Oct. 3. 1939 ; at G>orgetowu Jan. 14, 1941 ; married. 

Allen, Thomas Gardner. — b. Jamaica Plain, Mass.. 
Jan. 1, 1914 ; Needham High Sch. grad. ; Harvard, A.B. 
1936, A.M. 1938, grad. work 1938-41, teaching fellow 



in Spanish. 1940 41 ; app. divisional asst. at $2,000 in 
the Dept. of State June 2, 1941 ; niarrlrd.— RC. 

Ailing, Paul Humiston, — b. Hamden, Conn., July 15, 
1806; Hillhouse High Sch. (New Haven) grad.; Trinity 
Coll., A.B. 1920; U. of Pa., MA. 1924; elk. 1913-15; 
U. S. Army 1917-19, Ist It., overseas service; for. ser. 
training class of N.Y. bank 1920-21 ; research and edi- 
torial work 1921-24; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. 
and v.c. of career Oct. 16, 1024 ; v.c. at Beirut Nov. 8, 
1024; at Aleppo, temp., Mar. 30. 1926; at Beirut Aug. 
17, 1926 ; at Dama.scus Oct. 25. 1026 ; at Beirut Jan. 

27, 1927; to the Dept. Apr. 2, 1928; dass eiuht and 
cons. May 23, 1929 ; divisional asst. at $5,000 In the 
Dept. of State Dec. 1, 1930; asst. chief, Div. of Near 
Eastern Affairs, at $0,500 Nov. 19, 1934 ; adviser to 
Am. del., Conf. for Revision of Capitulatory Regime 
in Egypt, Montreux, 1937 ; at $7,000 June 1, 1939 ; 
married. — NE. 

Allison, John Moore. — b. Holton, Kans., Apr. 7, 1905 ; 
U. of Nebr., A.B. 1927 ; teacher of Eng. in Japanese 
sch. 1927-29; cml. work in China and Japan 1929- 
30 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Shanghai Apr. 

28, 1930 ; v.c. at Kobe Oct. 20. 1931 ; For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 
17, 1931 ; v.c. at Kobe Jan. 2, 1932 ; language officer 
at Tokyo Jan. 15, 1932; v.c. at Tokyo May 9, 19.34; 
at Dairen Sept. 5, 1935; class eight, cons., and cons, 
at Dairen Oct. 1, 1935; at Tsinan July 7, 1936; at 
Tsingtao. temp., Aug. 28, 1937; 3d sec. at Nanking, 
temp., Sept. 8, 1937 ; also cons, at Shanghai, temp., 
Mar. 16, 1938; class seven Aug. 17, 1938; cons, at 
Osaka Dec. 23, 1938; married. 

Altaffer, Leland Charles. — b. West Unity, Ohio, Jan. 
12, 1896; Jessop W. Scott High Sch. (Toledo) grad.; 
Toledo U. 1917, 1919-20; Colgate U. 1921; U. S. Navy 
1917-19 ; cml. employment 1922-25 ; newspaper re- 
porter 1926-27 : app. elk. in Am. consulate at Colombo 
July 2, 1927; at Rangoon Mar. 4, 1928; v.c. at Ran- 
goon July 31, 1929; at Madras June 25, 1932; at 
.Vmoy June 5, 1936. 

Altalfer, Maurice Willard. — b. West Unity, Ohio, May 
10, 1893 ; Central High Sch. (Toledo) grad. ; U. S. 
Coast Guard Acad. ; Coll. of the City of N.Y. ; teacher 
in elementary sch. 1912-14, 1916; cadet, U. S. Coast 
Guard, 1914-15; U. S. Navy 1917-19, It. (jg) ; ship- 
ping business 1920 ; elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Berlin 
1921-22; in Am. con.sulate at Stuttgart 1922-23; app. 
v.c. at Stuttgart May 23, 1923 ; v.c. of career of class 
three July 6, 1923; v.c. at Stuttgart July 10, 1923; 
at Frankfort-on-the-Main Sept. 6, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer 
unclass. July 1, 1924; v.c. at Aleppo Aug. 7, 1924; at 
Nogales May 26. 1926; at Agua Prieta. temp., Oct, 

8. 1926; at Nogales Jan. 15. 1927; class eight, cons., 
and cons, at Nogales Aug. 24, 1927 ; class seven May 

9, 1930 ; cons, at Dresden Jan. 5. 1031 ; at Ziirich May 
31, 1933; class six Apr. 1. 1937; .sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Dec. 1. 1037 ; class five Nov. 16, 1939 ; married. 

Anderson, Daniel Virden. — b. Dover, Del., Dec. 31, 
1008 ; U. of Va., B.A. 1930 ; app. elk. in Am. con- 
sulate at Rome June 15, 1931 ; v.c. at Rome Aug. 
25, 1931 ; For. Ser. officer undass., v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; v.c. at Rome 



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Jan. 2, 1932 ; For. Ser. Sch. Aug. 19, 1932 ; 
v.c. at Lisbon Dec. 22, 1932 ; sec. and disbursing 
officer to Am. del., 3d meeting of Int. Tech. Consulting 
Committee on Radio Communications, Monte Estoril, 
Portugal, 1934 ; v.c. at Oporto, temp., Feb. 12, 1935 ; at 
Lisbon Mar. 21, 1935; at Bombay May 28, 1936; at 
Karachi, temp., Aug. 14, 1937; at Bombay Oct. 26, 
1937 ; also to Portuguese possessions in India Dec. 18, 
1937 ; class eight Mar. 16, 1939 ; v.c. and 3d sec. at 
Bogota Apr. 7, 1941 ; class seven Aug. 16, 1941. 

Anderson, Edward. — b. Jacksonville, Fla., Sept. 7, 
1907 ; Duval High Sch. ; Vanderbilt, B.A. 1928 ; Tulane 
U. 1928-29 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 19, 1929 ; 
v.c. at Nassau, temp., Jan. 7, 1930 ; For. Ser. 
Sch. Apr. 19, 1930; v.c. at Port Said July 22, 1930; 
at Singapore Nov. 26, 1930; at Montreal June 20, 
1934 ; at Mexico City Dec. 3, 1936 ; class eisht and 
cons. May 1, 1938 ; cons, at Mexico City May 12, 
1938; cons, and 3d sec. at Ciudad Trujillo Sept. 12, 
1938. 

Anderson, Einar T. (Lt.). — b. Chicago, 111., July 16, 
1897 ; Lane and Senn High Sch. grad. ; Northwestern U. 
2 yrs. ; asst. dist. mgr., Bu. of For. and Dom. Com., 
1924-33 ; State officer, Nat. Recovery Admin., 1933-35 ; 
technical adviser, Soc. Security Bd., 1936-41 ; commis- 
sioned in U. S. Naval Reserve July 7, 1938 ; assigned 
as asst. naval att. and asst. naval att. for air at 
Habana Aug. 1, 1941 ; married. 

Anderson, Kenneth. — b. Charleston, S. C, Oct. 11, 
1898 ; Hastock High Sch. (Spartanburg) grad. ; private 
tutor in political science, legal procedure, and business 
admin. 1920-22; U. S. Army 1917-19, 1st It.; real- 
estate operator and appraiser, and owner of bldg.-stone 
and cemetery companies 1923-33 ; elk. of Mil. Affairs 
Committee, U. S. House of Representatives, 1934-41 ; 
app. divisional asst. at $3,200 in the Dept. of State 
Feb. 1, 1941; married.— U-L. 

Anderson, Stewart Going. — b. Chicago, 111., June 10, 
1912 ; Harvard Sch. for Boys grad. ; Dartmouth, A.B. 
1934 ; ficole Sup6rieure de Commerce, Neuchfttel, 
Switzerland, cert. 1Q35 ; N.Y.U. Grad. Sch. of Business 
Admin. 1935-36 ; Fletcher Sch. of Law and Diplomacy, 
A.M. 1939; Jr. accountant 1935-36; traveling auditor 
1936-37; ensign, U. S. Naval Reserve 1937-40; For. 
Ser. elk. Aug.-Sept. 1940 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., 
v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Sept. 3, 1940 ; 
v.c. at Toronto Sept. 7, 1940 ; to the Dept. Aug. 15, 
1941 (For. Ser. Sch. Nov. 3, 1941-) ; married. 

Anderson, "Walter H. — b. Rockford, 111., Sept. 6, 
1900 ; Rockford High Sch. ; La Salle Extension U. 2 
yrs. ; cml. work 1916-19 : U. S. Army 1919-21 ; app. 
elk. at $000 in the Dept. of State Mar. 8, 1921 ; at $1,000 
Oct. 7, 1921; at $1,080 Sept. 1, 1922; at $1,140 Dec. 1, 
1922 ; at $1,200 Jan. 1, 1923 ; at $1,500 July 1, 1924 ; 
at $1,680 July 1, 1925; at $1,740 Nov. 1, 1927; at 
$1,860 July 1, 1928; at $1,920 July 1, 1928; file elk., 
London Naval Conf., 1930; at $2,100 July 1, 1930; 
dk.. Int. Monetary and Economic Conf., London, 1933 ; 
at $2,200 Aug. 1, 1936; at $2,300 Apr. 16, 1939; 
chief of political section, Div. of Communications and 
Records, at $2,600 Nov. 9, 1940 ; married. — DCR. 



Anderson, Walter Stratton, Jr. — b. New York, N.Y., 
Apr. 21, 1912 ; Loomis Sch. grad. ; Harvard, B.S. 1933 ; 
bank teller 1934-35 ; editorial research asst. for news- 
paper chain 1935 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 2, 1937 ; 
v.c. at Havre. July 8, 1937; For. Ser. Sch. Oct. 
24, 1938; v.c. at Johannesburg Apr. 19, 1939; at 
Lourenco Marques, temp., Jan. 10, 1940 ; at Johannes- 
burg Feb. 29, 1940 ; at Lagos Mar. 3, 1941. 

Andino, Eduardo (Lt. Col.). — b. San Juan, Puerto 
Rico, July 31, 1895 ; Santurce High Sch. grad. ; Jose de 
Diego 1916-17; entered U. S. Army Jan. 5, 1918; as- 
signed as mil. att. at San Josg and Panama Aug. 16, 
1941 ; also at Managua Sept. 30, 1941 ; married. 

Andrews, George D. — b. Greenwood, Va., Aug. 30, 
1902 ; Phillips Andover ; U. of Va., B.S. 1924 ; Oxford, 
A.B. 1926 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. 
of career Aug. 24, 1927; For. Ser. Sch. Sept. 29, 
1927; v.c. at Warsaw Mar. 13, 1928; For. Ser. 
officer to the leg. at Habana Nov. 29, 1930; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 20, 1930; 3d sec. at Habana 
Jan. 8, 1931 ; at Tokyo Nov. 10, 1933 ; class eight July 
1, 1934 ; cons. Jan. 22, 1935 ; class seven Apr. 1, 
1937 ; 2d sec. at Tokyo May 6, 1937 ; cons, at Panama 
Nov. 26, 1938; also 2d sec. at Panama Dec. 15, 1938; 
class six Aug. 16, 1941 ; married. 

Angel, Virginia Burbank (Mrs.) — b. Chicago, 111. ; 
Western High Sch. (D. C.) grad. ; Royal Italian U., 
Perugia, Italy, summer 1930 ; George Washington, 
A.B. 1981 ; app. editorial asst. at $1,500 in the Dept. 
of State Apr. 1, 1927 ; at $1,620 July 1, 1928 ; at $1,800 
Aug. 1, 1928 ; at $2,000 May 1, 1929 ; at $2,200 July 1, 
1930 ; at $2,300 Feb. 1, 1936 ; at $2,400 Apr. 1, 1938 ; 
at $2,600 Mar. 1, 1939 ; asst. chief of editorial section 
July 5, 1940; special asst. Jan. 10, 1941.— RP. 

Angelo, James P. — b. Charleston, W. Va.. Mar. 7, 
1914; Georgetown, B.S. (For. Ser.) 1937; Am. U., grad. 
work 1939 ; elk. in office of U. S. Senator 1936-37 ; app. 
elk. at $1,620 in the Dept. of State Sept. 10, 1937; at 
$1,800 July 7, 1938 ; at $2,000 Doc. 1, 1940 ; divisional 
asst. at $2,600 Aug. 16, 1941.— VD. 

Ard, Ligon B. (Comdr.). — Commissioned in U. S. Naval 
Reserve Dec. 15, 1919 ; assigned as asst. naval att. at 
London Oct. 3, 1941. 

Armour, Norman. — b. Brighton, England, of Am. 
parents, Oct. 14, 1887 ; St. Paul's Sch. ; Princeton, 
A.B. 1909, A.M. 1915; Harvard, LL.B. 1913; mem. of 
bar of N.J. ; served in Am. emb., Vienna, 3 mos., 
1912 ; in Am. emb., Paris, 8 mos., 1915-16 ; app. 
sec. of emb. or leg. of class five May 17, 1916 ; assigned 
to Petrograd May 22, 1916; class four Aug. 3, 1916; 
class three July 13, 1917 ; to Brussels Dec. 17, 1918 ; to 
The Hague .Tune 14, 1920; class two June 28, 1920; 
to Montevideo Aug. 3, 1921 ; to the Dept. Sept. 29, 
1922 ; detailed as asst. to the under sec. of state 
Dec. 22, 1922-May 11, 1924; class one Jan. 23, 1924; 
assigned to Rome Apr. 23, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class three July 1, 1924; class two Feb. 24, 1925; 
couns. of emb. at Tokyo June 25, 1925 ; class one 



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Sept. 15, 1027 ; conns, of oinb. at Paris Apr. 12, 1028 ; 
E.E. and M.P. to Haiti July 25. 1932; to Camula 
May 29. 1935; A. K. ami P. to Chile .Tan. 17. 1938; to 
Arcontlnn May 18. 1930 ; chni. of Am. dol., 3d Pan Am. 
Highway Conf.. Santiago, 1939; ninrriod. 

Armstrong. George Alexander. — b. Nyack, N.Y., Sept. 
15, 1887; Allen Stevenson Sch. grad. ; Princeton, A.B. 
1900 ; in bonding house 1910-12 ; Jnsur. company 
1912-lG: insur. brokerage business 1916-17; U. S. 
Army lOlS-19, 2d It. ; employed by an Am. oil com- 
pany hi Australia and New Zealand 1919-23; app. 
For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career Oct. 16, 
1024 ; v.c. at Ziirich Nov. 8, 1924 ; at Nice Oct. 29, 
192S ; also at Monaco Nov. 9. 1928 ; class eight, cons., 
and cons, at Nice and Monaco May 23, 1929 ; sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 16. 1930 ; 3d sec. at Warsaw 
Jan. 31. 1931 ; class seven July 1, 1931 ; 2d sec. at 
Berlin Auu. 22, 1933 : cons, at Kingston, Jamaica, 
Nov. 5. 1034 ; 2d sec. at Dublin Nov. 11. 19.36 ; cons, at 
Colombo Aug. 26. 1037 ; class six Mar. 1, 1939 ; 2d 
sec. at Lisbon .Tune 5. 1939 ; cons, at Malaga Nov. 24, 
1030 ; at Manchester Aug. 29, 1941. 

Armstrong, Lawrence Sheppard. — b. Penn Yan, N.Y., 
July 6. 1895: Hoosac Sch. grad. ; Sillig Sch., Switzer- 
land; Williams Coll.. A.B. 1917; U. S. Army 1917-19; 
bank elk. 1019 ; elk. in wholesale paper company 
1920-23 ; app. v.c. of career of class three Oct. 6, 1923 ; 
v.c. at Liverpool Nov. 19, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer un- 
class. July 1, 1924 ; v.c. at Messina Sept. 7, 1926 ; at 
Naples Fob. 28, 1928 ; class eight, cons., and cons, at 
Naples May 23. 1929 ; at Lisbon Apr. 10, 1930 ; class 
seven Feb. 27, 1031 ; cons, at Tunis Nov. 11, 1933 ; at 
Tampico June 10, 1936 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 
17. 1937; cons, at Nogales July 28, 1938; class six 
Aug. 10. 1041 ; married. 

Ashbrook, Joseph Wilson. — b. Sullivan, 111., Aug. 27, 
1910 ; Sullivan High Sch. grad. ; U. of HI., B.S. 1932 ; 
asst. mgr. and commodity supt. with meat-packing 
companies in Ecuador and Brazil 1933, 1934- ; app. 
cons. agt. at Rio Grande Feb. 1, 1939; married. 

Atcheson, George, Jr. — b. Denver, Colo., Oct. 20, 
1896; Fremont High Sch. (Oakland, Calif.); U. of 
Calif., A.B. 1919; newspaper and magazine work 
1915-20; U. S. Army 1918-19; instr., U. S. Sch. of 
Mil. Aeronautics ; 1st It. O.R.C. ; app. student inter- 
preter at Peking Aug. 27. 1920 ; v.c. and interpreter 
at ChanL'sha Mar. 31, 1923 ; cons. asst. Feb. 28, 1924 ; 
to the Dfpt. Mar. 7, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. 
July 1. 1924; v.c. at North Bay Feb. 26. 1926; at 
Tientsin Apr. 13. 1927; class eight, cons., and cons, at 
Tientsin May 17, 1028; at Foochow, temp., Aug. 25, 
1928 ; at Tientsin Feb. 9. 1929 ; class seven July 24, 
1930; sec. in the Diplo. S.t. Oct. 10, 1934; cons, at 
Nanking Oct. 11, 19.34 ; also 2d sec. of leg. at Nanking 
Oct. 26. 19.34 ; 2d sec. of emb. at Nanking Sept. 17, 
1935; class six Oct. 1. 1935; class five June 1, 1937; 
2d sec. at Peiping and cons, at Tientsin Mar. 25, 1938 ; 
pres.. Admin. Comnin. of tlie Diplo. Quarter, Peiping, 
Juno 103,8-Feb. 19.30: to the Dept. Feb. 14. 1939; 
class four Nov. 16. 1930 ; asst. chief. Dlv. of Far East- 
ern Affairs, Apr. 29, 1941 ; married. — FB. 



Atherton, Ray.— b. Brockline, Mass., Mar. 28, 1883; 
Harvard, A.B. 1005; studied architecture in Paris 4 
yrs. ; Mass. volunteer militia 3 yrs. ; banking 1007-8; 
In architect's office 1914-16 ; app. sec. of emb. or leg. 
of class four Aug. 23, 1917; assigned to Tokyo Sept. 
6. 1917; class three Mar. 14, 1919; to Peking July 30, 
1919; on detail with Philippine Coinmn. Apr.-Oct. 
1921; to the D(-pt. Mar. 1, 1922; class two Sept. 22, 
1922 ; to Athens Mar. 20, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
four July 1, 1924 ; to the Dept. July 17, 1924 ; class 
three Sept. 20, 1024 ; 1st sec. at London Oct. 9, 1924 ; 
class two Aug. 24, 1927 ; couns. of emb. at London 
Sept. 26, 1927 ; class one Oct. 16, 1929 ; adviser, Lon- 
don Naval Conf., 1930 ; representative, prep, meeting 
for sugar conf., called by sec. -gen. of Int. Monetary 
and Economic Conf., London 1934 ; adviser. Prelimi- 
nary Naval Conversations, London, June-July and 
Oct.-Dec. 1934 ; adviser, London Naval Conf., 1935-36 ; 
cons. gen. May 14, 1936; tech. advi.scr. Int. Sugar 
Conf., London, 1937; B. E. and M. P. to Bulgaria 
July 13, 1937 ; Am. representative. Int. Wheat Ad- 
visory Committee, 1939 ; E. E. and M. P. to Denmark 
Aug. 7, 1939 ; act. chief, Div. of European Affairs, 
June 24, 1940 ; married. — Eu. 

Atkinson, Gwen Grover (1st Lt.). — b. Diboll, Tex., 
June 25, 1916; entered U. S. Army Oct. 10, 1936; as- 
signed as asst. mil. att. at Cairo Aug. 12, 1941. 

Auchincloss, John Winthrop, — b. New York, N.Y., 
Mar. 24, 1912 ; Grotou Sch. grad. ; Yale, B.A. 1934, 
LL.B. 1937 ; mem. of bar of N. Y. ; associate in law firm 
1937-41 ; app. asst. to the legal adviser at $3,200 in the 
Dept. of State June 18, 1941 ; married. — DM. 

Aulette, Charles L. — b. Providence, R.I., May 21, 
1911 ; Georgetown U. 1929-33 ; George Washington, 
A.B. 1933; ficole Libre des Sciences Politiques, I'aris, 
1934-35; U. of Paris, Doctorat 1937; French Govt, 
scholarship for study of economic and political condi- 
tions in Alsace-Lorraine Jiily-Oct. 1937 ; app. economic 
analyst at $2,000 in the Dept. of State July 7, 1038; 
divisional asst. July 1, 1939; at .$2,600 Mar. 16, 1941; 
married. — TA. 

Austin, Thomas Adam, Jr, (Lt. Col.). — b. Laredo, Tex., 
Oct. 0, 1S05 ; entered U. S. Army Sept. 1, 1917 ; assigued 
as mil. att. at Tegucigalpa Sept. 24, 1941 ; married. 

Auxier, George W.— b. Paintsville, Ky., Nov. 27. 1905 ; 
Highlands High Sch. (Ft. Thomas) grad. ; Miami, 
A.B. 1930, M.A. 1934; Ohio State, Ph.D. 1936; teacher 
of hist, and political science in high sch. 1930-33; asst. 
in hist, dept., Ohio State U., 1934-36; supt., survey 
of Fed. archives in Ohio, 1936-37; research asst.. 
Library of Cong., 1037-40; app. historical expert at 
$2,000 in the Dept. of State Nov. 1, 1040.— RP. 

Axton, Matilda Fannie. — b. Salt Lake City, Utah; 
Middlebury Coll., A.B. 1923 ; grad. work, American 
U., 1928-29; app. editorial asst. at 51,500 in the 
Dept. of State Apr. 1, 1026; at $1,680 July 1, 1927; 
at $1,800 July 1, 192S; at $2,000 Aug. 1, 1928; at 
$2,200 July I, 10.30 ; at $2..300 Nov. 11, 1931 ; at $2,400 
Apr. 1, 1938; at $2,600 Mar. 1, 1939.— RP. 



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Babcock, C. Stanton (Maj.). — b. Ft. Leavenworth, 
Kans.. Jan. 12, 1904 ; Groton Sch. grad. ; U. S. M. A. 
grad. 1925 ; I>ycee 8t. Louis, Saumiir. France : lansuase 
offlcer. Tokyo, 1938-41 ; assigned as as=;t. mil. att. at 
Tnkyo Mar. 7, 1941 ; married. 

Babcock, Charles Parmelee (1st Lt.). — b. San Fran- 
cisco, Calif., Nov. 14. 1907 ; Groton Sell. grad. ; Tale, 
B.A. 1929; Harvard Sell, of Business Admin. 1930-31; 
entered U. S. Army June 12, 1929; assigned as asst. 
mil. att. at Lisbon Aug. 1, 1941. 

Bachelder, Leonard A. — ^b. Salem, Mass., Mar. 5, 
185.5 ; liu.-^iiiess in Auckland since 1891 ; v.c. at Zanzi- 
bar 1880-83; act. v.c. at Aden 1886-87; app. v.c. 
at Auckland Oct. 10, 1891 ; v. cons. gen. July 15, 1903 ; 
v.c. at Auckland Feb. 6, 1915. 

Bacon, John Kenly. — b. Wilmington, N.C., Dec. 24, 
1903 ; Fhillips Andover grad. ; Yale, B.A. 1925 ; cml. 
work 1925-27 ; treas. of corp. 1927-30 ; app. For. Ser. 
offlcer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Dec. 16, 1930; v.c. at St. John, N. B., Jan. 5, 
1931 ; For. Ser. Sch. Aug. 8, 1931 ; v.c. at Callao- 
Lima Dec. 10, 1931; at Stockholm Apr. 12, 1935; at 
GOteborg, temp.. May 22, 1936; at Stockholm June 29, 
1936; class eisht Apr. 1, 1937; cons. Apr. 22, 1937; 
cons, at Stockholm Apr. 26, 1937 ; at Oslo, temp., July 
3, 1937 ; 3d sec. at Caracas July 19, 1937 ; cons, and 
3d sec. at Port-au-Prince Mar. 30, 1938 ; class seven 
Apr. 1. 1939; 2d sec. at Port-au-Prince in addition to 
duties as cons. June 20, 1939 ; to the Dept. Aug. 28, 
1941 ; married. — RA. 

Bacon, Ruth Elizabeth. — b. Wooster, Ohio ; Medford 
(Mass.) High Sch.; Radcliflfe Coll., A.B. 1928, Ph.D. 
1931 ; Cambridge U., England, 1928-29 ; Carnegie 
fellow in int. law 1928-29 ; U. of Mich., summer 1932 ; 
instr., Wellesley Coll., 1931-32 ; research asst., Bu. of 
Int. Research of Harvard and Radcliffe, and asst. to 
int. lawyer and judge, 1933-39 ; app. divisional asst. 
at $3,200 in the Dept. of State Feb. 1, 1939 ; at $3,800 
May 16, 1940. — FE. 

Bagby, Philip Haxall. — b. Richmond, Va., July 16, 
1018 ; Coll. d'Antibes; Episcopal High Sch. (Alexandria) 
giad. ; Harvard, A.B. 1939; advrrtising work for news- 
paper 1939-40; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 1941 ; v.c. 
at Casablanca Apr. 1, 1941. 

Bailey, Edwin Tomlin. — b. Tuckahoe, N.J., May 23, 
1907 ; Hasbrouck Heights High Sch. grad. ; Columbia, 
B.S. 1928, M.A. 1932; Cesare Alfleri, Florence, Italy, 
diploma 1935 ; elk. 1929-31 ; in-str., Monmouth Jr. Coll., 
1933-34 ; app. For. Ser. offlcer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 1, 1935 ; v.c. at South- 
ampton Oct. 3, 1935; to the For. Ser. Sch. Dec. 5, 
1936 ; v.c. at Warsaw Apr. 7, 1937 ; v.c. and 3d sec. 
at Kaunas Oct. 21, 1939; For. Ser. officer at Prague 
July 25, 1940 ; 3d sec. at Berlin Oct. 7, 1940 ; class eight 
May 1, 1941 ; married. 

Bailey, John William, Jr.— b. Bonham, Tex., Apr. 
20, 1894 ; Austin High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; 
U. of Tex., 1910-17, 1919-20 ; U. of Besancon, France, 
1919 ; transportation agt. for oil company, Mexico, 



1913-14 ; postal elk. 1915 ; sec. to prof., Tex. Agri. 
and Mech. Coll., 1915-16; U. S. Army 1917-19, 2d 
It., overseas service ; canteen sec. overseas 1920-21 ; 
ranching and real-estate business, Mexico, 1921-24 ; 
app. elk. in Am. consulate at Geneva Mar. 1924 ; v.c. 
at Geneva Oct. 17, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. 
of career, and v.c. at Geneva, Aug. 3, 1925 ; 
at Lausanne, temp., Oct. 5, 1925 ; at Geneva Oct. 19, 
1925; at Loanda Mar. 11, 1926; at Prague Jan. 24, 
1929 ; class eight, cons., and assigned to Prague Dec. 
19, 1929 ; class seven July 1, 1931 ; at Rosario Feb. 3, 
1932 ; at Buenos Aires Dec. 16, 1932 ; to the Dept. Jan. 
15, 1935 ; resigned Mar. 31, 1935 ; app. asst. chief. 
Div. of For. Ser. Personnel, at $6,500, Apr. 1, 1935; 
at $7,000 June 1, 1939; married.— FP. 

Bailey, Waldo Emerson. — b. Winona, Miss., Nov. 16, 
1896 ; .Tackson (Miss.) High Sch. grad. ; Castle Heights 
.\cad. grad. ; Miss. State Coll., B.S. 1920 ; George Pea- 
body Coll. for Teachers, Nashville, Tenn., M.A. 1928; 
U. S. Marine Corps 1918-19, overseas-service; asst. prin- 
cipal of high sch. 1919-20 ; field representative for vari- 
ous organizations 1920-23 ; elk., Am. consulate, Karachi, 
and Am. consulate gen., Calcutta, 1923-24 ; teacher of 
Eng. in Puerto Rico 1925 ; platform supt., Chautauqua 
circuit, 1925 ; assoc. editor and asst. mgr. of daily news- 
paper 192.5-26 ; app. v.c. at Rosario Feb. 6, 1926 ; re- 
signed Jan. 30, 1927 ; teacher of hist.. Middle Tenn. 
State Teachers Coll., 1928 ; app. v.c. at MazatlSn July 
26, 1928 ; For. Ser. offlcer unclass., v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 8, 1930 ; v.c. at Montevideo 
Apr. 3, 1930 ; at Progreso Jan. 20, 1932 ; at M6rida Nov. 
11, 1933; at Lyon Mar. 1, 1935; at Nairobi Jan. 17, 
1938 ; class eight Apr. 1, 1939 ; v.c. at London Mar. 28. 
1941 ; class seven Aug. 16, 1941. 

Baker, George Worthington. — b. Washington Court 
House, Ohio, Apr. 7, 1916 ; Washington Higli Sch. grad. ; 
Denison U., A.B. 1937 ; Harvard, LL.B. 1940 ; mem. of 
bar of Ohio ; atty.. Fed. Home Loan Bank Bd., 1940-41 ; 
app. divisional asst. at $2,600 in the Dept. of State Oct. 
3, 1941. — WT. 

Baker, Joseph Richardson. — b. New Hartford, N.Y., 
Feb. 11, 1872 ; Utica Free Acad. ; Hamilton Coll., A.B. 
1893 ; mem. of bar of N. Y. ; law elk., Commn. to Five 
Civilized Tribes, Dept. of Interior, 1902-3 ; elk.. Post 
Office Dept., 1903-6; app. elk. at $1,200 in the Dept. 
of State Aug. 6, 1906 ; at $1,400 July 1, 1908 ; at $1,600 
June 1, 1909 ; special agt. of the Dept. of State and 
V. and dep. cons., Apia, Samoa, Apr.-Aug. 1911 ; elk. 
at $1,800 Nov. 20, 1911; law elk. at $2,500 Dec. 1, 
1913 ; asst. solicitor July 1, 1916 ; at $3,000 Aug. 1, 
1916; agt. of the Dept. of State in Panama 1917; 
asst. to the solicitor at $4,000 Jan. 1, 1920 ; drafting 
offlcer July 1, 1920 ; at $4,500 July 1, 1921 ; mem., U. S.- 
Panama Commn. 1924 ; at $5,200 July 1, 1924 ; U. S. 
commr. on Gen. Claims Commn., U. S. and Mexico, 
1924-25; at $5,600 May 1, 1925; at $7,000 July 1, 
1928 ; del.. Int. Commn. for Air Navigation, Paris, 
1929 ; tech. adviser. Red Cross and Prisoners of War 
Conf., Geneva, 1929 ; agt. in Germany of Dept. of State 
1929 ; asst. to the legal adviser July 1, 1931 ; U. S. 
commr. on Claims Commn., U. S. and Panama, 1932 ; 
chm.. Conciliation Committee of the Dept. of State, 
1933-39 ; mem., Dept. of State Committee on Int. Civil 



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Aviation. 1035-38 ; iigt. for U. S. Agrarian Claims, U. S. 
and Mexico, 193j) ; tech. advisor, Intor-Anu'ilcan Conf. 
for Maintenance of Pence, Buenos Aires, 1930 ; at 
.<7.r.OO Juno 1, 1939 ; married.— Le. 

Baker. Lester David (Col.).— b. New York, N.Y., Sept. 
4. 1SS3 ; Tufts Coll. 1 yr. ; U.S.M.A. grad. 1908 ; l'f:cole 
Speclalo Mllitairo (St. Cyr, Franco) grad.; mil. att. at 
Hio do Janeiro 19_'7-31 ; clim., neutral committee for 
repatriation of Bolivian Nationals, Cliaco conflict, 19:29; 
mil. att. at Buenos Aires, Asuucifin, and Montevideo 
1936-40; also mil. att. for air 193S-40 ; U. S. repnsent- 
ntive on special oommns.. Chaco I'oace Conf.. Buenos 
Aires. 1936-39 ; del., 1st Pan Am. Sanitary Aviation 
Conf., Montevideo. 1939; a.-^signed as mil. att. at San- 
tiago Aug. 12, 1941 ; married. 

Baker, Roy William.— b. Buffalo, N.Y., Mar. 11, 
1S83; Oiiden (Utah) High Sch. ; Lafayette Coll., A.B. 
1906; cllj. 1900 7; art student and artist 1908-9; edi- 
torial work on newspapers and Committee on Public 
Information 1910-18 ; app. v.c. at Edinburgh Feb. 15, 
1919; at Hull Apr. 17, 1920; at Barcelona Aug. 26, 
1921 ; For. Ser. officer unclass.. v.c. of career, and 
v.c. at Barcelona Apr. 9, 1925 ; at Malaga, temp., July 
27, 1926 : at Barcelona Sept. 28, 1926 ; at London 
Mar. 30, 1929; class eight, cons., and cons, at London 
July 24, 1930; at Bristol Jan. 8. 1931 ; class seven Oct. 
1, 19.35; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937; class six 
Aug. 16, 1941 ; married. 

Balch, Henry Hezekiah. — b. near Huntsville, Ala., 
Jan. 6, 1877; Ala. State Normal Coll. grad. 1899; 
principal of eli-mentary sch. 1899-1901 ; teacher and 
principal, vocational high sch., Philippine I., 1901-12; 
app. cons, at St. Stephen June 22, 1914 ; cons, of 
clas.s nine by act approved Feb. 5, 1915 ; class eight 
June 8, 1915, and cons, at Yarmouth ; class seven 
Oct. 27. 1916. at Asuncifjn ; cla.ss six Sept. 5, 1919; 
class five June 4, 1920; to the Dept. Jan. 12, 1921; 
cons, at Adelaide Feb. 10. 1921; class four Nov. 19, 
1921 ; For. Ser. officer of class five July 1, 1924 ; cons. 
at Monterrey Feb. 27, 1928 ; class four Dec. 19. 1929 ; 
cons. gen. Dec. 20. 1930 ; cons. gen. at Dublin Jan. 12, 
1931; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17. 1937; class three 
Mar. 1. 1939; cons. gen. at Genoa Nov. 24, 1939-July 
l."i, 1941 ; married. 

Baldwin, La Verne. — b. Cortland, N.Y., Aug. 2, 1899 ; 
Cortland High Sch. grad. ; Cornell, A.B. 1925, M.A. 
1926; teacher In acad. 1918-22; as.st. in Romance 
languages, Cornell, 1925-20; app. elk. in Am. con- 
sulate gen. at Ottawa May 1926; For. Ser. officer 
uncla.ss. and v.c. of career Apr. 27, 1927 ; v.c. at Ottawa 
May 9, 1927 ; .sec. in the Diplo. Ser. June 21. 1928 ; 
3d sec. at Ottawa, temp., June 30, 1928; v.c. at Ot- 
tawa Aug. 11. 1928; at Santa Marta July 27, 1929; 
to the Dept. July 20, 1931 ; class eight July 1, 1934 ; 
cons. Jan. 22, 1935; 3d sec. at Ottawa July 17. 1935; 
class seven and 2d sec. at Ottawa Apr. 1. 19.S6 ; also 
cons, at Ottawa May 2, 1930; cons, at Geneva June 
12, 1936; advi.ser, 21st and 22d sess. of Int. Labor 
Conf., Geneva, 1936; cons, and 2d sec. at Managua 
June 17. 1938 ; class six Aug. 17, 1938 ; to the Dept. Aug. 
U, 1941.— RA. 



Ball, Alice Morton, — b. Washington, D.C. ; Western 
High Sell, grad.; George Washington. A.B. 1930; 
Newspaper Inst, of America, cert. 1933 ; librarian 1905- 
10; statistical elk., Cong. Bonding Commn. and Tariff 
l!d., 1910-11; secretary 1912; Carnegie Endowment for 
Int. Pe.ice: editorial asst. 1912-23, editor of publiea- 
lions 1923-25 ; lecturer, George Washington U., 
1928-30; author; app. asst. editor at .1J2.400 in the 
Dept. of State July 1, 1925; at .$2,500 May 0, 1926; 
editor of publications and admin, asst. at .'?3,000 Nov. 1, 
1927 ; at ^3,200 July 1, 1928 ; at $3,300 July 1, 1928 ; 
designated, Sept. 20, 1929, to represent the Dept. on 
the committee to revise the Style Manual of the Govt. 
Printing Office; asst. to the historical adviser Dec. 7, 
1929; at .$3,800 Feb. 1, 19.30; assigned as editor. Am. 
Agency, Mi.xed Claims Commn., U. S. and Germany, 
1930-31 ; chief, special documents section. Oct. 1, 1931 ; 
at .$4,000 Apr. 10, 19.39 ; chief of editorial section July 
5. 1940.— UP. 

Ballantine, Arthur, Jr. — b. Boston, Mass., Oct. 12, 
1914; Milton Acad, grad.; Harvard, A.B. 1936; Yale, 
LL.B. 1939 ; mem. of bar of N.Y. ; atty. in private Arm 
1039-40, in Office of Coordinator of Inter-Am. Affairs 
1940-41 ; app. divisional asst. at $3,200 in the Dept. 
of State Oct. 1941 ; married WT. 

Ballantine, Joseph "William. — b. Ahmednagar, India, 
of Am. parents, July 30, 1888; Fitchburg (Mass.) 
High Sch. ; Amherst, A.B. 1909 ; app. student inter- 
preter in Japan June 2, 1909 ; detailed for duty at 
Am. consulate at Kobe July 25, 1911 ; interpreter at 
Kobe Aug. 31, 1911 ; also dep. cons. Dec. 18, 1911 ; 
dep. cons. gen. and interpreter at Yokohama June 11, 
1912 ; V. and dep. cons, and interpreter at Tansui 
Nov. 6, 1912 ; dep. cons. gen. and interpreter at Yoko- 
hama Oct. 7, 1913; V. and dep. cons. gen. at Yoko- 
hama June 25, 1914 ; asst. Japanese sec. at Tokyo 
Aug. 1, 1914 ; Japanese sec. at Tokyo Aug. 15, 1917 ; 
cons, of class Ave July 6, 1921, and assigned to Dairen ; 
detailed to Yokohama Oct. 17, 1923 ; to Tokyo Dec. 
13, 1923; class four Dec. 19, 1923; For. Ser. officer 
of class five July 1, 1924 ; class four Dec. 17, 1925 ; 
to the Dept. Feb. 14, 1928; sec, London Naval Conf., 
1930 ; cons. gen. June 4, 1930 ; cons. gen. at Canton 
June 10, 1930 ; class three July 24, 1930 ; at Mukden 
Sept. 14, 1934 ; class two Oct. 1, 1935 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. May 14, 1936; 1st sec. at Tokyo, temp.. July 14, 

1936 ; to the Dept. July 14, 1936 (proceeded Dec. 6) ; 
asst. chief, Div. of Far Eastern Affairs, Aug. 24, 

1937 ; class one Nov. 10, 1939 ; couns. of emb. at Peiping 
for duty at Chungking Feb. 28, 1941 (canceled) ; cons, 
gen. at Ottawa Oct. 23, 1941; married. 

Banash, Sydney Henry. — b. Boston, Mass., May 12, 
1888; Boston English High Sch.; with business Arm 
in Argentina 1904-18; elk. in Am. consulate general 
at Buenos Aires 1918-19; app. v.c. at Buenos Aires 
Sept. 2, 1921 ; married. 

Bandy, Alvin Euell. — b. Ringgold, Ga., Apr. 24, 1903 ; 
McMinii Co. High Sch. grad.; teacher 192.3-24; U.S.M.C. 
1924-28; app. elk. in leg. at Peking Mar. 22, 1928; v.c. 
at Tientsin Oct. 25, 1935. 

Bankhead, Henry McAuIey. — b. Moscow, Ala., Dec. 
19, 1876 ; buslness-sch. grad. ; U. of Ala. 1893-96 ; sec. 



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to mem. of Cong. 1898 ; U.S. Volunteers, capt., 1898 ; 
U.S. Army 1809-1922, col. ; real-estate business 1922-33 ; 
app. cml. att. at Ottawa June 20, 1933 ; For. Ser. officer 
of class one July 1, 1939 ; cons, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Nov. 16, 1939. 

Bankhead, John L. — b. Greenville, S.C, Oct. 29. 1904 ; 
schs. in U.S. and Philippines ; Spring Hill Coll. ; St. 
Joseph's Acad. ; San Diego Army and Navy Acad. ; 
Sacred Heart Coll. ; cml. agt, Bu. of For. and Dom. 
Com., 1937-39 ; app. asst. trade commr. at Ottawa 
May 1, 1939 ; at Mexico City June 16, 1939 ; For. Ser. 
officer unclass. July 1, 1939 ; v.c. of career and sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; v.c. at Mexico City Dec. 
29, 1939; at Vancouver Mar. 14, 1941; married. 

Barber, Willard Foster. — b. Mitchell, S.Dak., Mar. 
21, 1909; Riverside (Calif.) High Sch. grad. ; Stanford, 
A.B. 1928, M.A. 1929 ; Columbia U., grad. work 1930-33, 
1935-37; asst., dept. of hist., Stanford U., 1928-29; 
With bank 1929-33 ; instr. in govt, and diplomacy, CoH. 
of City of N.Y., 1931-38; app. divisional asst. at $3,800 
in the Dept. of State Dec. 1, 1938 ; at $4,600 Oct. 16, 
1941 ; married. — RA. 

Barbour, Walworth. — b. Cambridge, Mass., June 4, 
1908 ; Phillips Exeter grad. ; Harvard, A.B. 1930 ; app. 
elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Naples June 11, 1931 ; 
v.c. at Naples Aug. 18, 1931 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., 
v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; 
v.c. at Naples Jan. 2, 1932; For. Ser. Sch. Aug. 
19, 1932 ; v.c. at Hong Kong Dec. 22, 1932 (canceled) ; 
at Athens Feb. 3, 1933; v.c. and 3d sec. at Baghdad 
May 22, 1930; at Sofia Feb. 18, 1939; class eight 
Apr. 1, 1939 ; class seven Aug. 16, 1941. 

Barghoorn, Frederick Charles. — b. New York, N.Y., 
July 4, 1911 ; Oakivood High Sch. (Dayton, Ohio) grad. ; 
Amherst, A.B. 1934; Harvard, A.M. 1935, Ph.D. 1941; 
studied Russian under private tutor ; teaching fellow in 
economics, Amherst Coll., 1935-36 ; asst. in Russian 
hist., Harvard U., 1936-41 ; teaching fellow in hist., 
Radcliffe Coll. ; 1937-41 ; app. divisional asst. at $3,200 
in the Dept. of State Sept. 9, 1941.— Eu. 

Barker, Clifford Oman. — b. Newport, K.I., Sept. 24, 
1904 ; Rogers High Sch. grad. ; George Washington, 
LL.B. 1936 ; mem. of bar of D.C. ; app. elk. at $900 in 
the Dept. of State July 23, 1923; at $1,000 Nov. 1, 
1923; at $1,100 June 1, 1924; at $1,380 July 1, 1924; 
at $1,680 Mar. 1. 1926; at $1,800 July 1, 1928; at 
$1,860 July ], 1928; at $1,980 July 1, 1930; tech. asst. 
(legal) at $2,000 July 1, 1936; elk. at $2,300 Dec. 17, 
1937; tech. asst. (legal) at $2,600 Aug. 16, 1938; mar- 
ried.— PD. 

Barker, Kenneth Samuel. — b. Oakland, Calif., Oct. 17, 
1915 ; San Diego High Sch. grad. ; San Diego Prep. Sch. 
grad. ; U. S. N. A. grad. 1939 ; reservations agt. for 
air-trans, company 1939-40 ; app. For. Ser. elk. Oct. 14, 
1940 ; v. c. at Punta Arenas Nov. 7, 1940. 

Barnes, Charles Maurice. — b. Winchester, Va., Feb. 
14, 1879 ; Staunton High Sch. grad. ; George Washing- 
ton, A.B. 1910, LL.B. 1921, LL.M. 1922 ; mem. of bar 
of D.C. ; principal of elementary sch. 1899-1900 ; instr. 
in hist, and languages, prep, sch., 1900-3, 1904-7 ; 
special agt., Bu. of Labor, Dept. of Com. and Labor, 



1907-8, and U.S. Immigration Commn. 1909 ; elk.. Cen- 
sus Bu., 1909-12; app. elk. at $1,600 in the Dept. of 
State Jan. 5, 1912 ; at $1,800 July 1, 1916 ; special asst. 
at $2,500 Jan. 1, 1920; drafting officer July 1, 1920: 
asst. solicitor at $3,000 July 19, 1920 ; drafting officer 
at $3,500 Jan. 1, 1923 ; at $3,800 July 1, 1924 ; at $4,200 
May 1, 1925; at $4,600 Feb. 1, 1926; at $4,800 Nov. 1, 
1927 ; counsel for U.S. before Int. Joint Commn., U.S. 
and Canada, 192.3-27 ; chief. Treaty Div., Apr. 21, 
1928 ; at $5,000 July 1, 1928 ; at $6,500 Oct. 1, 1928 ; 
del.. Int. Conf. on Safety of Life at Sea, London, 1929 ; 
tech. adviser, 4th Pan Am. Cml. Conf., Washing- 
ton, 1931.— TD. 

Barnes, Curtis W. — b. Gilt Edge, Mont., June 30, 
1907 ; Fergus Co. High Sch. grad. ; U. of Mont., A.B. 
1933 ; U. of Chicago, 1934 ; Georgetown Sch. of For. Ser. 
1935-36; George Washington U. 1937; sales mgr. 
1934-35 ; drafting officer, Nat. Recovery Admin., 
1935-36 ; app. economic analyst at $2,600 in the Dept. 
of State Apr. 1, 1936 ; at $3,200 Apr. 27, 1939 ; mar- 
ried.— ST. 

Barnes, Maynard Bertram. — b. Le Roy, Minn., June 
28, 1897 ; Tilford Acad. grad. ; Grinnell Coll., A.B. 1919 ; 
app. v.c. at Patras, Greece, Aug. 26, 1919 ; v.c. of career 
of class three May 25, 1921 ; v.c. at Patras June 11, 
1921 ; at Smyrna Oct. 18, 1921 ; class two May 26, 
1922 ; detailed to Am. High Commn., Constantinople, 
Dec. 6, 1922; class one Feb. 23, 1923; cons, of class 
seven Mar. 1, 1923 ; detailed to Lausanne Conf. 1923 ; 
as del. of Am. High Commr. to Turkey, Angora, 1923 ; 
For. Ser. officer of cla.ss eight July 1, 1924 ; class seven 
Aug. 8, 1924; cons, at St. Gall Nov. 17, 1924; at 
Berlin Mar. 23, 1925 ; to the Dept. May 17, 1926 ; class 
six Aug. 24, 1927 ; class five Dec. 19, 1929 ; cons, and 
2d sec. at Sofia Mar. 22, 1930 ; class four July 1, 1931 ; 
relieved of duties as cons, at Sofia May 5, 1932 ; 1st 
sec. at Athens Sept. 6, 1933 (canceled) ; to the Dept. 
Feb. 16, 1934 ; asst. chief, Div. of Near Eastern 
Affairs, Nov. 22, 1934 ; class three Oct. 1, 1935 ; 1st 
sec. at Paris Nov. 26, 1937 ; class two Jan. 3, 1938 ; 
unofficial observer, Diplo. Conf. on Intellectual Coopera- 
tion, Paris, 1938 ; to the Dept. Apr. 22, 1941 ; 1st sec. 
and cons, at Reykjavik Sept. 13, 1941 ; married. 

Barnes, Willianrj. — b. Albany, N.Y., Dec. 23, 1914; 
Phillips Exeter grad. ; Harvard, A.B. 1935 ; Cambridge 
U., England, cert. 1935; Columbia, M.S. 1936; 
R.O.T.C. 1931-35 ; newspaper reporter and copy reader 
1936-37 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 2, 1937; v.c. at 
Amsterdam July 8, 19.37 ; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 19, 
^38 ; v.c. at Buenos Aires June 29, 1938 ; also 3d 
sec. at Buenos Aires May 10, 1940 ; v.c. at Monte- 
video, temp., July 20, 1940 ; v.c. and 3d sec. at Buenos 
Aires Aug. 17, 1940 ; to the Dept. July 15, 1941 ; married. 

Barrett, David Dean (Lt. Col.) — b. Central City, Colo., 
Aug. 6, 1892; U. of Colo., A.B. 1915; entered U. S. 
Army Oct. 2, 1917 ; language officer at Peking 1924-27 ; 
asst. mil. att. at Peking 1927-28; assigned as asst. 
mil. att. at Peiping Mar. 19, 1936 ; married. 

Barron, Bryton. — b. Doone, Iowa, Dec. 6, 1898; 
Sioux Falls High Sch. grad. ; Sioux Falls Coll., A.B. ; 
Rhodes scholar, Oxford, diploma in economics and 



BIOGRAPHIES 



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political science 1922. B.Litt. (research) 1923; news- 
paper editor 1918-19 ; editorial writer 1023-25 ; teacher 
In high sch., Philippine I., 1925 ; editor and chief of 
Div. of I'libllcations, Philippine Bu. of Education, 192G- 
28 ; author of textbooks on Eng. composition ; instr. at 
Sioux Falls Coll. 1929 ; app. asst. editor at $2,600 in 
the Dept. of State July 11. 1929; chief of publishing 
section. Dec. 7. 1929; at $3,200 Feb. 1, 1930; at $3,400 
July 1. 1930; at $3,800 Aug. 1, 1938; a.^st. chief, 
Div. of Research and Publication, at $4. GOO July 1, 
1940; married.— RP. 

Barry, Grace W. (Mrs.) — b. Bering, Mo.; Marsh- 
fleld (Wis.) High Sch. grad. ; U. of Minn., B.S. 1929, 
grad. work 1929-o0 ; teacher in high sch. 1914-20 ; 
cataloger in library 1926-30 ; app. library asst. at 
$2,000 in the Dept. of State July 1, 1930; at $2,100 
Aug. 1. 1936 ; at $2,000 Jan. 1, 1938 ; at $2,700 Apr. 
16, 1939.— Li. 

Barry, John Robert. — b. Boston, Mass., Dec. 14, 
1S77 ; Wbiiing Grammar Sch. ; private tutors ; at- 
tended business sch. and Tufts Coll. ; McGill U., 
Montreal, 1918-19; photographer 1891-1912; salesman 
1912-15 ; stenog. 1915-17, in War Dept. 1917-18 ; app. 
elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Montreal Aug. 2, 1918; 
v.c. at Montreal May 3, 1919 ; at Campbellton, temp., 
Oct. 18, 1922; at Montreal Jan. 8, 1923; married. 

Bartlett, Sidney Lanier. — b. Los Anseles, Calif., May 
8, 1905 ; Los Angeles High Sch. grad. ; U. of Paris 
1924-27; It. (jg). U. S. Xaval Reserve; asst. mgr. of 
travel bu. in Paris ; salesman for oil companies in 
France and U. S. ; Am. ambulance service in France, 
1940 ; app. v. c. at Casablanca Apr. 23, 1941. 

Barton, John Louis. — b. Brown Co., Wis., May 28, 
1893 ; attended high sch. and business sch. ; St. 
Stanislaws Coll. 1909-10 ; elk. 1912-13 ; cml. em- 
ployment 1913-14. 1916-17; elk.. Navy Dept., 1917- 
22 ; app. elk. at $1,600 in the Chicago Passport Agency 
of the Dept. of State June 27, 1922; at $1,680 Aug. 
1, 1924; asst. passport agt. at $2,100 Oct. 1, 1925; 
at $2,200 Nov. 1. 192G ; at $2,300 July 1, 1927; at 
$2,500 July 1, 1928 ; at $2,G00 May 1, 1930 ; at $2,700 
June 1, 1938; married. 

Bates, Robert Caldwell. — b. Great Falls, Mont., June 
13, 1914; Great Falls High Sch. grad.; Mont. State U., 
B. A. 193G, Law Sch. 1939-40 ; Oxford 1937-39 ; instr., 
Mont. State U., 1936-37 ; analyst. Admin. Office of U. S. 
Courts, 1941 ; app. v.c. at Georgetown Aug. 9, 1941. 

Bay, Charles Alexander. — b. Columbus, Ohio, June 
7, 188G ; Ohio State U. 1 yr. ; Sorbonne 5 mos. ; stenog. 
1905-7; passenger-traffic representative 1907-17; 
U. S. Army 1918-19, 1st It. ; with Fuel Admin, in 
Pittsburgh 1920; app. v.c. of career of class three 
Sept. 7, 1920; v.c. at Dublin Oct. 18, 1920; class two 
May 26, 1922; at Casablanca Oct. 12, 1922; class one 
Feb. 26, 1923 ; v.c. at Port au Prince Mar. 30, 1923 ; at 
Tampico May 22. 1924 ; For. Sir. officer unclass. July 1, 
1924 ; class eight Feb. 24, 1925 ; cons. Mar. 3. 1925 ; 
con.s. at Tampico Sept. 14, 1925 ; at Corinto May 7, 
1926; at Tientsin Nov. 9, 192G; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. and assigned as con.s. and 3d sec. at Bangkok 
Nov. 11, 1927; class seven May 17, 1928; 3d sec. at 
Bucharest Sept. 23. 1929 ; 2d sec. Oct. 19, 1929 ; class 



six Doc. 19, 1929; 2d sec. at Tirana Sept. 15, 1930; 
at Rome Nov. 5, 1932; cons, at Canton Aug. 20, 1934 
(canceled) ; at Seville Jan. 3, 1935; cla.ss five Apr. 1, 
1937; cons, and 2d sec. at Tegucigalpa May 26, 1939 
(canceled) ; cons, at Mexico City Dec. 27, 19:59; class 
four Mar. 1, 1940; also 1st sec. at Mexico City Nov. 1, 
1941 ; married. 

Beach, William Hall. — b. Concord Wharf, Va., May 
20, 1.S93 ; Onancock High Sch. grad. ; U. of Va., B.A. 
1916 ; Harvard, A.M. 1917 ; U. of Grenoble. France, 
summer 1920; U. of Va., summer 1921; Middlebury 
French Sch., summers 1922 and 1923 ; U. S. Army 1917- 
19; instr. in prep, sch., 1919-24; app. For. Ser. 
officer unclass. and v.c. of carter Oct. IG, 1924; v.c. 
at Bombay Nov. 8, 1924 ; class eight, cons., and 
cons, at Bombay Oct. IG, 1929 ; at Antwerp Sept. 18, 
1931; class seven July 1, 1934; class six Apr. 1, 1936; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; class five June 16, 
1938 ; class four Aug. 16, 1941 ; cons, at Johannesburg 
Oct. 2, 1941 ; married. 

Beall, Elvyn J. (Lt.).— b. Stanislaus Co., Calif., Sept. 
12, 1898 ; Newman High Sch. grad. ; Harvard, radio 
course 1917; Modesto Jr. Coll., course in banking; U. 
of Calif. Ext. 1 yr. ; U. S. Navy 1917-20 ; radio operator 
with steamship companies 1920-23; asst. cashier in 
bank 1923-35 ; commissioned in U. S. Naval Reserve 
Apr. 22, 1926 ; commanding officer, Civilian Conserva- 
tion Corps camps, 1935-40 ; radio inspector with air- 
craft Corp. 1940—41 ; assigned as asst. naval att. and 
asst. naval att. for air at Quito July 11, 1941 ; married. 

Beam, Jacob Dyneley. — b. Princeton, N.J., Mar. 24, 
1908 ; Kent Sch. grad. ; Princeton, B.A. 1929 ; Cam- 
bridge U., England, 1929-30; app. elk. in Am. con- 
sulate at Geneva June 2, 1931 ; v.c. at Geneva July 14, 
1931 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; v.c. at Geneva Jan. 
2, 1932; For. Ser. Sch. Nov. 29, 1932; v.c. at 
Geneva Mar. 30, 1933 ; 3d sec. at Berlin Nov. 24, 1934 ; 
detailed to 2d Int. Cong, on Building of Bridges and 
Structures above Ground, Berlin, 1936 ; cla.ss eight Mar. 
10, 1939 ; to the Dept. Aug. 1, 1940 ; v.c. and 3d sec. at 
London Apr. 10, 1941 ; class seven Aug. 16, 1941. 

Beaulac, Willard Leon.— b. Pawtucket, R.I., July 25, 
1899 ; Pawtucket High Sch. grad. ; Georgetown, B.S. 
(For. Ser.) 1921 ; George Washington U., summer 1921 ; 
U. S. Navy 1918-19 ; elk., Bu. of Internal Revenue, 
1921 ; app. v.c. of career of class three Oct. 26, 1921 ; 
v.c. at Tampico Dec. 14, 1921 ; class two Feb. 26, 1923 ; 
at Puerto Castilla May 12, 1923 ; class one Nov. 23, 
1923 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; class eight 
and cons. Aug. 8, 1924; cons, at Arica Mar. 9, 1925; 
sec. of Am. del. and asst. sec. gen. of Plebiscitary 
Commn., Tacna-Arica Arbitration, 1926; cla.ss seven 
June 8, 1927 ; sec. In the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 5, 1927 ; 
3d sec. at Port au Prince Oct. 12, 1927 ; to the Dept. 
Apr. 13, 1928; 2d sec. at Managua Dec. 10, 1928; 
class six May 23. 1929; class five July 1, 1931; 2d 
sec. at San Salvador Jan. 12. 1933; to the Dept. Apr. 
20, 1933 ; asst. chief, Div. of Latin Am. Affairs, Feb. 15, 
]9:i4; detailed to the leg. at Guatemala Mar. 2-May 16, 
1934; class four Oct. 1, 1935; asst. chief, Div. of 
the Am. Republics, May 24, 1937; 1st sec. at Habana 
June 11, 1937; cla.ss three Jan. 3, 1938; adviser to 



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Am. del., 2d Regional Conf. of Am. States Members of 
Int. Labor Organization, Habana, 1939 ; class two 
Aug. 1. 1940; couns. of emb. at Habana Sept. 27, 1940; 
at Madrid Apr. 23, 1941 ; cons. gen. May 8, 1941 ; cons, 
gon. at Madrid in addition to duties as couns. of emb. 
June 12, 1941 ; married. 

Beaumont, Adam. — b. England, Jan. 24, 1890 ; nat- 
uralized 1900; Lawrence (Mass.) High Sch. grad. ; 
business sch. ; Boston U. 1914-16 ; elk. 1917-18, in War 
Dept. 1918 ; app. elk. in the Diplo. Scr. Nov. 4, 1918 ; 
assigned to the leg. at Port au Prince Jan. 25, 1919 ; 
resigned July 31, 1920 ; conducted shopping bu. 1920- 
21; accountant 1921-22; app. elk. in Am. consulate 
at Saloniki Apr. 1922; v.c. at Saloniki Aug. 25, 1922; 
at Patras Sept. 11, 1923; at Saloniki Sept. 22, 1923; 
at Naples Dec. 5, 1924 ; at Riviere du Loup June 30, 
1930; at Hamilton, Ont., Oct. 6, 1930; at London, 
Ont., temp., Aug. 3. 1937; at Hamilton Aug. 26, 1937; 
at Quebec May 6, 1941 ; married. 

Beauregard, Augustin Toutant (Rear Admiral) — b. 
San Antonio, Tex., Dec. 1, 1885; U.S.N.A. grad. 1906; 
mem. U. S. Naval Mission to Brazil 1923-27 ; naval att. 
at Paris and Madrid 1934-36 ; assigned as naval att. and 
naval att. for air at Rio de Janeiro June 28, 1941 ; 
married. 

Beck, William Hopkins. — b. Washington, D.C., Sept. 
8, 1892 ; Eastern High Sch. ; business sch. ; sec. to 
mem. of Cong, li^ yrs. ; Inst, of Industrial Research 
314 yrs.; Nat. Geographic Society 2 yrs.; U. S. Army 
1917-20, overseas service; detailed to Am. Commn. 
to Negotiate Peace, Paris. 1919 ; app. special asst. at 
$2,500 in the Dcpt. of State Jan. 13, 1920; private 
sec. to the sec. of state June 1, 1920 ; drafting ofHcer 
at $3,000 Nov. 1, 1920 ; detailed to accompany the 
sec. of state on mi.«Bion to So. Amer. 1920 and to Rio 
de Janeiro 1922; at $3,500 .July 16, 1923; asst. to 
the sec. of state at $3,800 Feb. 1, 1926; at $4,200 
Feb. 2, 1926; at $4,600 Apr. 1, 1926; at $5,000 Feb. 1, 
1927; at $5,200 July 1, 1928; detailed to accompany 
the sec. of state on mission for signature of Pact for 
Renunciation of War, Paris, 1928 ; at $8,000 Dec. 1, 
1929 ; sec. of Am. del., London Naval Conf., 1930 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class three, cons, gon., and sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; cons. gen. at Ottawa 
Dec. 30, 1931 ; at Oslo Aug. 28, 1935 ; at Hamilton, 
Bermuda, Nov. 22, 1939 ; married. 

Beddie, James Stuart. — b. St. Paul, Minn., July 29, 
1902 ; Central High Sch. grad. ; U. of Minn., A.B. 1922 ; 
Harvard, A.M. 1925, Ph.D. 1928 ; research fellow in 
Europe 1931-33 ; teacher in high sch. 1923-24 ; asst. 
prof, of Latin, Wabash Coll., 1925-26; prof, of his- 
tory, Upper Iowa U., 1928-30, N. Dak. State Teachers' 
Coll. 1930-31 ; instr.. Northern Mont. State Coll. 1934- 
35, U. of Akron 1935-36 ; app. research asst. at $3,200 
in the Dept. of State June 1, 1936 ; at $3,300 Apr. 16, 
1939 ; at $3,800 Dec. 16, 1939 ; married.— RP. 

Begg, John Murray, — h. San Jos(?, Costa Rica, of 
Canadian parents, Jan. 5, 1903 ; naturalized ; Lyc6e de 
Bayonne, France ; College de Vevcy, Switzerland ; 
Clifton, England ; U. of Seville 1919 ; Harvard, A.B. 
1924, grad. work 1925-26; Magdalen Coll., Oxford, 
B.A. 1925 ; publicity work for telephone company 



1926-27 ; educational fllm-production work for State of 
California 1927-28 ; asst. editor and Far East dir. for 
newsreel company 1928-30 ; editor for newsreel com- 
panies 1930-36 ; exec. v. pres. of motion-picture mer- 
chandising Corp. 1936-40 ; exec. asst. to pres., radio- 
productions Corp., 1940-41 ; app. divisional asst. at 
$5,600 in the Dept. of State Jan. 10, 1941 ; asst. chief, 
Div. of Cultural Relations, Sept. 6, 1941 ; married. — RC. 

Belcher, Frank Garrettson (Lt. jg.). — b. Los Angeles, 
Calif., June 30, 1905 ; San Diego High Sch. grad. ; 
l»rinceton, B.S. 1928 ; Residencia de Madrid 1928 ; O.R.C. 
1928-38, 2d It. ; v. pres. of bank 1929^1 ; pres., Calif. 
Pacific Int. Exposition 1934-37; entered U. S. Naval 
Reserve 1941 ; assigned as asst. naval att. and asst. 
naval att. for air at Caracas July 30, 1941 ; married. 

Bell, John 0. — b. Manila, P.I., of Am. parents, Oct. 
4, 1912 ; business sch. ; George Washington, B.S. 1934, 
J.D. 1939 ; mem. of bar of D.C. ; in Dept. of Agri. 
1929-31 ; app. elk. at $1,440 in the Dept. of State 
Jan. 19, 1931 ; at $1,620 Aug. 1, 1934 ; at $1,800 June 
16, 1936; at $2,000 Aug. 1, 1936; at $2,300 Dec. 17, 
1937; tech. asst. (legal) at $2,600 Aug. 16, 1938; ad- 
min. as.st. at $3,200 July 17, 1939 ; divisional asst. at 
$3,800 Aug. 1, 1941 ; married. — IN. 

Belovsky, Sidney Arthur. — b. New York, N.Y., Aug. 
3, 1901 ; elk. and salesman in U. S. and So. Africa 
1917-21 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Prince Rupert 
Mar. 1921 ; at Vancouver Sept. 1923 ; v.c. at Vancouver 
Aug. 16, 1924 ; at Edmonton, temp., Aug. 10, 1927 ; at 
Vancouver Oct. 17, 1927 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. 
of career, and v.c. at Vancouver Oct. 16, 1929 ; at 
Dublin July 8, 1931 ; class eight July 1, 1934 ; cons. 
Jan. 22, 1935 ; cons, at Dublin Jan. 24, 1935 ; class 
seven Apr. 1, 1937; at Bremen July 13, 1937; sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937; class six Mar. 1. 1940; 
cons, at Lisbon July ]9. 1941 (canceled) ; at Windsor 
Oct. 21, 1941 ; married. 

Belton, William.— b. Portland, Oreg., May 22, 1914; 
U. S. Grant High Sch. grad.; Stanford, A.B. 1935; 
elk. in Am. leg. at Quito Oct. 1936-Feb. 1937 ; app. 
elk. in Am. leg. at Bogota June 1, 1937 ; For. Ser. 
officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. July 6, 1938 ; For. Ser. officer at Bogota July 16, 
1938 ; v.c. at Habana July 13, 1938 (proceeded July 
29) ; For. Ser. Sch. June 8, 1939 ; v.c. and 3d sec. at 
Ciudad Trujillo Jan. 8, 1940 ; married. 

Benet, Edward Sewall. — b. Marblehead, Mass., Aug. 
30, 1903 ; attended sch. in Canada ; Salem High Sch. 
grad.; elk. 1920-21, 1927; U. S. Navy 1921-25; min- 
ing 1925-27 ; bookkeeper, Cuba, 1927-31 ; app. elk. in 
Am. consulate at Cienfuegos Aug. 6, 1931 ; v.c. at 
Cienfuegos Apr. 4, 1932; at Matanzas Aug. 11, 1936; 
married. 

Benjamin, Albert (Lt, Comdr.). — b. Dorchester, Mass., 
.June 14, 1004; Stevens High Sch. (Claremont, N. H.) 
grad. ; Phillips Exeter ; U. S. N. A. grad. 1926 ; U. S. 
Navy 1922-30 ; transferred to U. S. Naval Reserve Feb. 
20, 1930 ; asst. credit mgr. for trust company 1930-31 ; 
assoc. editor of nat. magazine 1931-41 ; assigned as 
asst. naval att. and asst. naval att. for air at 
Montevideo June 28, 1941 ; married. 



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Bennett, Clarence William (Lt, Col.). — b. Sacinmento. 
Calif.. Doc. 31. 1000: I'hoenix (Ariz.) High Sch. Kmd. ; 
U.S.M.A. prad. 1924 ; assigned as mil. ntt. at La Paz 
Apr. 16, 1940; married. 

Benninghoflf, Harry Merrell. — b. ChlcaRO, 111., Aug. 
18. 1!104 : Morixaii I'ark Iliu'li Sch. (Chicago) grad. ; U. 
of Roche.stor, A.B. 1920 ; teacher of Eng. In Japanese 
sch. 1923-24, 192(5-27 ; app. elk. in Am. consuliite 
gen. at Tokyo Mar. 1927 ; v.c. at Tokyo June 21, 
1927 ; For. Ser. officer nnclass., v.c. of carei-r, and 
v.c. at Tokyo Jan. 29, 1929 ; language officer at Tokyo 
Feb. 9, 1929 ; v.c. at Nagoya Aug. 1, 1931 ; at Yokohama 
Aug. 12, 1931 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 29, 1932 ; 3d 
sec. at Tokyo, temp., Sept. 8, 1932 ; v.c. at Yokohama 
Oct. 6. 1932 ; class eight July 1. 1934 ; at Mukden Aug. 
1, 1934 ; cons. Jan. 22, 1935 ; cons, at Mukden Jan. 24, 
1935 : at Harbin Feb. 8. 1935 ; class seven Apr. 1, 1937 ; 
2d sec. at Pciping Feb. 14, 1939 ; cons, at Amoy July 
21>-Sept. 30. 1939: class six Nov. 16, 1939; cons, at 
Tientsin in addition to duties as 2d sec. at Peiping 
Apr. 1. 1940; 2d sec. at Tokyo Jan. 8. 1941; class five 
Aug. 10, 1941 ; married. 

Benson, Barry T. — b. near Ladonia, Tex., Nov. 28, 
1894; Wall Training Sch. (Honey Grove, Tex.) grad.; 
Spear Jr. CoU. 1912-13; Y.M.C.A. Sch. of Com. 
1924-25, 1927 ; employed by telephone and electric 
companies 1911-17 ; U. S. Navy 1917-19 ; salesman 
and sales mgr. for motorcar companies; engineer for 
electric and communication companies 1919-35 ; engi- 
neering expert. Fed. Communications Commn., 1935-37 ; 
app. asst. trade commr., Bu. of For. and Domes. Com., 
Feb. 4, 19."^7 ; at Calcutta Sept. 1, 1937 ; trade commr. 
at Calcutta Aug. 1, 1938; For. Ser. officer of class seven 
July 1. 1939 ; cons, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 
19.39 ; cons, at Calcutta Dec. 29, 1939 ; cons, and 2d sec. 
at Bogota Apr. 4, 1941; married. 

Bentley, William C, Jr. (Maj.), — b. Richmond, Va., 
July 28, 1903; John Marshall High Sch. grad.; Va. 
Mil. Inst. 19i-'2-23 ; U. of Richmond. 192.3-26 ; news- 
paper reporter 192.">-26 ; dir. and flying insfr. of avia- 
tion club 1928 ; entered U. S. Army June 12, 1929 ; 
assigned as asst. mil. att. and asst. mil. att. for air 
at Rome Fcl). 12. 194ii ; mil. att. at Tan;,'ier May 7. 
1941 ; niarri.'d. 

Benton, James Webb. — b. Fort Myer, Va., July 9, 
1802 ; Hackley Sch. ; private sch. and tutors, Ger- 
many and England ; Cambridge U., England, B. A. 
1914, M.A. 1919; with Brit.-Am. Ambulance Corps 
1915; sec. War Relief Assn., 1916-17; U. S. Army 
1917-19, 1st It.; asst. to mil. att. at Tokyo 1918-19; 
app. sec. of emb. or leg. of class four Nov. 15, l92o ; 
assigned to Rio de Janeiro Jan. 5. 1921 ; to Montevideo 
Sept. 29, 1922 ; sec. of class throe Jan. 23, 1924 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class six July 1. 1924 ; 2d sec. at 
Caracas July 12. 1924; at Lisbon Jan. 10. 1925; at 
Warsaw Feb. 7, 1927 ; at Madrid Sept. 30. 1929 ; class 
five May 9. 19.30 ; at Prague Sept. 1, 1932 ; class four 
and Ist sec. Oct. 1, 1935; cons. Apr. 25, 1936; cons, at 
Bremen June 10, 1936 ; 1st sec. at The Hague July 
24. 1937 ; del. 8th Int. Road Cong., The Hague, 1938 ; 
clas,'< three Apr. 1, 1939; cons, and 1st sec. at Bucharest 
All-:. 28. 1940 ; relieved of duties as cons. Aug. 6, 1941. 



Benton, Russell Wcller. — b. Buffalo, N. T., Dec. 3, 

10(17; Maslen Park lligli Sell, grad.; Princeton, A.B. 
19.30, M. A. 1931 ; Fletcher Sch. of Law and Diplo- 
macy 1934-35; instr. in hist, and pldlosophy. BnlTalo 
Collegiate Center, 1933-34 ; app. For. Ser. officer un- 
class., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 
1, 19.35; v.c. at Montreal Oct. 3, 1935; For. 
Ser. Sch. Dec. 7. 193G ; v.c. at London Apr. 7, 1937; 
to the Dept. Feb. 4, 1941 ; class eight Aug. 10, 1941 ; 
married. — VI). 

Berger, David C, — b. Gretna, Va., July 26, 1896; 
Gretna High Sch. grad.; Roanoke Coll. 1 yr. ; George- 
town Sch. of For. Ser. ; U. S. Navy 1917-19 ; app. 
student interpreter in China May 20, 1920 ; v. C. at 
Changsha Feb. 19, 1921 ; at Peking May 1921 ; v. c. and 
interpreter at Tientsin Oct. 9. 1922 ; at Shanghai May 
18, 1923; at Tientsin June 13, 1023; For. Ser. officer 
unclass. July 1, 1924 ; class eight Feb. 24, 1925 ; cons. 
Mar. 3. 1925 ; cons, at Swatow June 18. 1927 ; class 
seven May 17, 1928; class six Aug. 15, 1930; at 
Tsingtao Sept. 5, 1931 ; at Tientsin Oct. 11, 1934; class 
five Apr. 1, 1936 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; 
cons, at Shanghai Dec. 15, 1939 ; married. 

Berle, Adolf Augustus, Jr. — b. Boston, Mass., Jan. 
29, 1895; Harvard, A. B. 1913, A. M. 1914, LL.B. 
1916 ; O. R. C. 1917-19, 1st It. ; mem. of bars of 
N. Y. and Mass.; law practice 1916- ; expert, Am. 
Commn. to Negotiate Peace, Paris, 1918-19 ; lecturer 
on finance, Harvard Sch. of Business Admin., 1925-28 ; 
assoc. prof, of corporation law, Columbia U. Law Sch., 
1927- ; special counsel, Pueblo Indian Land Act 1924, 
Ohio Corporation Act 1928, and R. R. Bankruptcy Act 
1933; financial adviser. Am. emb. in Culm, 1933; 
special counsel. Reconstruction Finance Corp., 1933- ; 
chamberlain of New York City 1934-37 ; mem., Pan 
Am. Committee of U. S., 1935- ; del., Inter-Am. Conf. 
for Maintenance of Peace. Buenos Aires, 1936 ; author 
of books and magazine articles ; app. asst. sec. of state 
Mar. 7, 1938 ; mem., Bd. of Examiners for the For. 
Ser., 1938- ; del., 8th Int. Conf. of Am. States, Lima, 
1938 ; mem., Bd. of For. Ser. Personnel and For. Ser. 
Sch. Bd., 1939- ; adviser to Am. del.. 2d meeting of 
Ministers of For. Affairs of Am. Republics, Habana, 
1940 ; mem., St. Lawrence Advisory Committee of St. 
Lawrence-Great Lakes Waterway Project 1940- ; del., 
Conf. of Int. Labor Organization. New Y^ork, 1941 ; 
mem., Jt. Economic Committee, Canada and U. S., 
1941- ; mem., Bd. of Trustees and Exec. Committee, 
Export-Import Bank, 1041-; mem., interdept. committee 
on use of L(>n(l-Lease funds to carry out Hyde Park 
agieement. 1941- ; v.clim., P.d. of Economic Operations 
of Dept. of State, 1941- ; married. — A-B. 

Bernbaum, Maurice Marshall. — b. Chicago, 111., Feb. 
15, 1910; Austin High Sch. grad.; Harvard, S.B. 1931; 
grad. work. U. of Chicago, summer 1931, Northwestern 
1931-32 ; social worker 1932-35 ; accountant. Treas. 
Dept., Feb.-.Iuly 1935; economist, U. S. Tariff Commn., 
193."i-36; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and sec. In the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1936 ; v.c. at 
Vancouver Nov. 23. 1030 ; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 19, 1938 ; 
v.c. at Singapore June 29, 1938. 

Berry, Burton Yost. — b. Fowler, Ind., Aug. 31, 1901 ; 
Fowler High Sch. grad.; Ind. U., A.B. 1923, AM. 1925; 
U. of I'aris 1925-27; mem. of bar of Ind.; app. For. 



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Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career May 17, 1928 ; 
to the For. Ser. Sch. May 21*, 1928 ; v.c. at Constan- 
tinople (Istanbul) Aug. 31, 1928; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Jan. 22, 1931 ; v.c. at Izmir and for Italian Islands 
of the Aegean, temp., Sept. 29, 1933 ; 3d sec. at Istanbul 
Nov. 6, 1933 ; v.c. and 3d sec. at Teheran Jan. 19, 1934 ; 
class eight, cons., and cons, at Teheran in addition to 
duties as 3d sec. Oct. 1, 1935 ; cons, at Athens Jan. 

18, 1936 ; at Naples, temp., Oct. 2, 1937 ; at Athens 
Jan. 8, 1938 ; cons, and 3d sec. at Cairo, temp.. Mar. 
16, 1938 ; class seven May 1, 1938 ; cons, at Athens 
Sept. 28, 1938; also for Italian Islands of the Aegean 
Oct. 28, 1938; also 2d sec. at Athens Nov. 10, 1938; 
class six Mar. 1, 1940 ; 2d sec. at Rome July 17, 1941. 

Berry, James Lampton. — b. Columbia, Miss., May 
10, 1908 ; Webb Sch. grad. ; U. of Miss., B.A. 1929, 
M.A. 1931 ; Yale, grad. work 1932-34 ; in.str. in political 
science, U. of Miss., 1930-31 ; teaching asst. In political 
science, U. of 111., 1931-32 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at 
Durban Mar. 16, 1934 ; v.c. at Durban Aug. 11, 1934 ; 
at Johannesburg, temp., July 7, 1936 ; at Lourengo 
Marques, temp., Sept. 1, 1936 ; at Durban Feb. 13, 1937 ; 
at Johannesburg, temp.. Mar. 20, 1937 ; at Durban Aug. 
6, 1937 ; at Lourengo Marques, temp., Jan. 3, 1938 ; 
at Capetown, temp., Jan. 22, 1938 ; at Durban May 

2, 1939 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser., and v.c. at Durban July 15, 1939 ; 
at Port Elizabeth, temp., July 18, 1939 ; at Durban Sept. 

3, 1939 ; at Calcutta June 1, 1940 ; also sec. to Commr. 
of U. S. to India at New Delhi Sept. 16, 1941. 

Bertot, Raoul Armando. — b. Manzanillo, Cuba, Jan. 
9, 1884 ; attended the El Salvador of Don Salvador de 
las Reigadas in Cuba and studied in England and 
U.S. ; weiglier on sugar plantation 4 yrs., insp. of 
weights and measures 3 yrs., draftsman and paymas- 
ter 4 yrs., and elk. 4 yrs., Manzanillo ; asst. to the cons, 
agt. at Manzanillo and later act. cons. agt. ; app. cons, 
agt. at Manzanillo, Cuba, Apr. 20, 1922 ; married. 

Belts, Paul Courtnay. — b. Towanda, Pa., July 25, 
1876 ; Susquehanna Collegiate Inst. ; special agt., office 
mgr., and mem. of firm, insur. company 1904-18 ; 
traveling auditor with Am. Red Cross in Europe 1918- 
22 ; with Near East Relief in Turkey 1922-23 ; app. 
elk. in Am. consulate general at Paris May 1923 ; v.c. 
at Paris Mar. 2, 1925 ; at Calais, temp., Dec. 8, 1928 ; 
at Paris Dec. 31, 1928 ; at Biarritz, temp., Jan. 10, 1930 ; 
at Paris Apr. 12, 1930 ; at Calais, temp.. May 6, 1930 ; 
at Paris July 26, 1930 ; at Clierbourg, temp., Sept. 24, 
1935 ; at Paris Dec. 19, 1935 ; at Cherbourg, temp., 
Feb. 21, 1936 ; at Paris July 28, 1936 ; at Marseille July 

19, 1941. 

Bevans, Charles Irving. — b. Grantsville, Md., Sept. 
21, 1908 ; George Washington U. 1926-29 ; Washington 
Coll. of Law, LL.B. 1932 ; mem. of bar of D.C. ; elk. 
1925-27, in Veterans' Bu. 1927-29 ; app. elk. at $1,440 
In the Dept. of State May 16, 1929; at $1,620 June 
1, 1930; at $1,800 Aug. 1, 1934; at $2,300 Oct. 1, 
1935 ; at $2,400 Apr. 1, 1938 ; at $2,600 July 1, 1939 ; 
of $3,800 Nov. 1, 1941 ; married.— TD. 

Beverstock, Roswell Charles. — b. Los Angeles, Calif., 
Dec. 23, 1909; Los Angeles Polytechnic High Sch. 
grad. ; Stanford, A.B. 1931 ; U. of Calif., grad. work 
1933-34 ; economist, statistical bu., 1934-35 ; app. For. 



Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Oct. 1. 1935; v.c. at MazatlSn Oct. 16, 1935; 
For. Ser. Sch. Dec. 4, 1936; v.c. at Belfast Apr. 
7, 1937 ; class eight Aug. 16, 1941 ; v.c. at Caracas Oct. 
3, 1941 ; married. 

Beyer, Roland Karl. — b. Sheboygan, Wis., May 8, 
1913; Kaukauna (Wis.) High Sch. grad.; Lawrence 
Coll., A.B. 1934 ; Fletcher Sch. of Law and Diplomacy, 
A.M. 1935, grad. work 19.37-88; teacher in high sch. 
1935-37 ; instr. of political science, Vanderbilt U., 1938- 
39 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 15, 1939 ; v.c. at Toronto 
July 27, 1939 ; to the Dept. Jan. 8, 1941 ; For. Ser. Sch. 
Apr. 1, 1941 ; v.c. at Capetown June 2, 1941 ; married. 

Beylard, Charles Brashears. — b. Cannes, France, of 
Am. parents, Sept. 15, 1888; Public Coll. of the City 
of Nice, France, and Dr. Schmidt's Inst, St. Gallen, 
Switzerland ; private tutor in London ; bank elk. in 
Nice 1 yr. ; elk. In Am. consulate at Nice 1908-16 ; 
app. v.c. at Tunis May 5, 1917 ; at Bizerta Aug. 29, 
1923 ; at Tunis Dec. 5, 1923 ; at Las Palmas, temp., 
June 20, 1929 ; at Tunis Oct. 23, 1929 ; at Marseille 
Nov. 6, 1930 ; at Nice and Monaco May 23, 1934. 

Biddle, Anthony Joseph Drexel, Jr. — b. Philadelphia, 
Pa., Dec. 17, 1897 ; St. Paul's Sch. grad. ; elk. 1915 ; 
real-estate broker and apt.-house mgr. 1916 ; U.S. 
Army 1917-19, capt. ; booking elk. and freight checker 
with steamship company 1919 and asst. to dock supt., 
port supt., and gen. mgr. 1920 ; assoc. mem. of board, 
motion-picture producers and distributors, 1921 ; offi- 
cer and dir. of realty Corp. 1922-30 ; dir. and mem. of 
executive committee of oil company operating in Vene- 
zuela 1925-26 ; electrical research work 1927-30 ; 
study and compilation of report on police systems in 
numerous European countries in cooperation with dir. 
of Fed. Bu. of Investigation, Dept. of Justice, 1931-34 ; 
app. E. E. and M. P. to Norway July 22, 1935 ; A. E. 
and P. to Poland May 4, 1937 ; and to the Govt, of 
Belgium, established in England, Feb. 11, 1941 ; also 
B. E. and M. P. to the Govts, of Norway and the 
Netherlands Feb. 11, 1941, of Yugoslavia July 30, 1941, 
and of Czechoslovakia Sept. 17, 1941, established in 
England ; married. 

Biddle, William Shepard (Maj.). — b. Detroit, Mich., 
Oct. 1, 1900; Santa Barbara Sch. grad. ; U.S.M.A. grad. 
1923 ; aide-de-camp to chm., Comnin. of Inquiry and 
Conciliation, Bolivia and Paraguay, Washington, 1929 ; 
aide-de-camp to Am. mem., Far Eastern Commn. of In- 
quiry, Japan, China, and Geneva, 1932 ; asst. mil. att. 
at Paris 1933-35 ; assigned as asst. mil. att. at London 
May 14, 1941 ; married. 

Bigelow, Donald Fairchild. — b. St. Paul, Minn., Nov. 
10, 1896 ; Central High Sch. ; Princeton 1915-17 ; 
]ftcole Libre des Sciences Politlques 1919-20 ; Har- 
vard 1920-21 ; U.S. Army 1917-19, 1st It., overseas 
service ; with Am. Red Cross in Poland 1919 ; app. 
v.c. of career of class three May 25, 1921 ; v.c. at 
Bucharest July 21, 1921 ; class two May 26, 1922 ; class 
one Feb. 26, 1923 ; v.c. at Paris Aug. 17, 1923 ; cons, 
of class seven Dec. 19, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
eight July 1, 1924 ; class seven Aug. 31, 1925 ; to the 
Dept. Mar. 3, 1927 ; sec. to Am. del., 13th Int. Parlia- 
mentary Com. Conf., Rio de Janeiro 1927 ; cons, at 
Tangier Mar. 31, 1930 ; class six May 9, 1930 ; sec 



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In tlie Dii)lo. Si>r. Sept. 14, VXU ; also I'd si-c. at 
Tansier Oct. 14. in.'U ; cons, at Geneva M:iy IS, 193:?; 
2d sec. nt Vienna Apr. S-Jtily 5, 193,'> ; reprisentativc 
in advisory and consultntlvo cnpadty. Meeting of 
Loapue of Nations Subcommittee of Experts on Tourist 
Traffic. Geneva. 1935; at Rcrn Jan. 29-Feb. 24. 1936: 
2d sec. at Bern May 22, 1936 ; class five Mar. 1, 1939 ; 
cia.^^s four Auc. 16, 1941 ; married. 

Biggins. Leonila Lloyd (Mrs.). — b. Georsotowu, Tex. ; 
Centri'l High Scb. (D.C.) grad. ; George Washington, 
A.B. 1919; Stanford, M.A. 1922; elk. in Govt, depts. 
1919-28 ; owner of dre.ss business 1928-32 ; app. elk. 
at $1,620 in tbe I>ept. of State Feb. 4, 1935; at $2,000 
June 1. 1936; at $2,300 Sept. 16. 1937; divisional asst. 
July 1, 1939; at $2,400 June 16. 1941.— TA. 

Bingham. George Reynolds. — b. Philadelphia. Ta.. May 
6. 1914; Garfield High Sch. (Seattle. Wash.) grad.; 
business-sch. grad. ; stenog. and sec. in U. S. and 
Bolivian offices of steamship company 1933-36; app. 
elk. in Am. leg. at La Paz June 1. 1936; at San 
Salvador Nov. 1938 ; v. c. at Panama Apr. 3. 1941. 

Bingham, Hiram. Jr. — b. Cambridge, Mass., July 17, 
1903 ; Groton Scb. ; Yale, B.A. 1925 ; Harvard Law Sch. 
1927-2S ; elk. in Am. leg. at Peking 1925-26 ; app. For. 
Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career Mar. 26. 1929 ; 
For. Ser. Sch. May 1. 1929; v.c. at Kobe July 10, 1929; 
at Tokyo Nov. 20. 1929 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. May 16, 
1931 ; 3d sec. at Tokyo June 29, 1931 ; v.c. at Warsaw 
June 18. 1932 ; 3d sec. at London Oct. 12, 1933 ; v.c. at 
Marseille Dec. 18, 1936: class eight Apr. 1, 1939; 
v.c. at Lisbcvn Apr. 20. 1941 ; to the Dept. July 18, 1941 ; 
v.c. at Buenos Aires Sept. 4, 1941 ; married. 

Birge, Walter William, Jr. — b. St. Louis, Mo., May 
21. 1913 ; sch. in Switzerland and U. S. ; Groton Sch. 
grad. ; Harvard. A.B. 1935 ; U. of London 1937-38 ; 
George Washington U. 1939-40 ; private sec. to Am. 
amb. to Argentina 1935 ; salesman with cnil. firm 1936 ; 
elk. in Am. consulate at Nuevo Laredo May 23-July 15. 
1941 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass.. v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20. 1941. qualified July 16, 
1941 ; v.c. at Nuevo Laredo July 16, 1941. 

Bishop, William Warner, Jr. — b. Princeton, N.J., 
June 10. 1906; Ann Arbor (Mich.) High Sch. grad.; 
U. of Mich., A.B. 1928, J.D. 1931 ; Columbia U. Law 
Sch. 1938-39 ; mem. of bar of Mich. ; research and 
teaching asst., U. of Mich. Law Sch., 1931-35 ; reporter, 
Harvard Research in Int. Law, 1932-35 ; law practice 
1935-36 ; lecturer in politics, Princeton. 1936-38 ; app. 
asst. to the legal advl.ser at $2,600 in the Dopt. of 
State Aug. 1. 1939 ; at $3,200 Apr. 16. 1940.— Le. 

Blaisdell, Donald C— b. Chautauqua. N. Y.. Aug. 12. 
1^99: Alma (Mich.) High Sch. grad.; Pa. State Coll.. 
B.S. 1920: U. of Grenoble 1923; Columbia. M.A. 1926. 
Ph.D. 1929 ; teacher, Columbia U.. Williams Coll., and 
TT. of Wis.. 1928 30 : asst. to under sec. of agri. 
1936-40; observer. Permanent Agri. Committee, Conf. 
of Am. States Members of Int. Labor Organization, 
Habana. 1039; Washington representallve. Committee 
To Defend Amer.. 1940 41 ; app. divisional asst. at 
$5,000 in the Dept. of State July 14, 1941 ; married.— 
ST. 



Blako, Gilson Grant, — b. BulTalo. N.Y.. Feb. 7. 1893; 
Friends Sch.; Swartbmore, A.B. 1015; Harvard Sch. 
of Business Admin. 1919; floor nigr. and salesman 
1915-17 ; U.S. Navy 1917-19, ensign ; app. v.c. at New- 
castle. Au.stralia. Feb. 24. 1920; at Adelaide Feb. 11, 
1921; at Newcastle Apr. 27. 1921; at Melbourne Dec. 
28. 1921 ; v.c. of career of class three Sept. 30. 1922; 
v.c. at Ottawa Oct. 14. 1922 ; class two Nov. 23. 1923 ; 
For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1. 1924 ; v.c. at George- 
town July 11. 1925; class eight and cons. Aug. 31, 
1925 ; cons, at Georgetown Sept. 29, 1025 ; at Geneva 
Oct. 15, 1927 ; disbursing officer. Int. Conf. on Eco- 
nomic Statistics, Geneva, 1928 ; Special Commn. for 
the Preparation of a Draft Conv. on the Manufacture 
of Arms, 3d sess., Geneva, 1928; class seven May 23, 
1029 ; class six Feb. 4, 1931 ; cons, at Rome Jan. 25, 
1936; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937; class five 
Mar. 1, 1939; cons, at Leghorn, temp., Oct. 17, 1940; 
at Rome Nov. 7. 1940; also 2d soC. at Rome Jan. 6. 
1941 ; relieved of duties as cons. July 1, 1941 ; married. 

Blake, Monroe Williams. — b. St. Paul, Minn., Jan. 
9, 1900 ; Central High Sch. (Detroit) ; George Wash- 
ington. A.B. 1933 ; app. elk. at $1,320 in the Dept. 
of State May 15, 1928; at $1,440 July 1, 1928; at 
$1,620 Oct. 1. 1929 ; at $1,6S0 July 1. 1930 ; divisional 
asst. at $2,000 Oct. 12, 1034 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., 
v.c. of career, and sec, in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 1, 1935 ; 
v.c. at Ciudad Juftrez Oct. 5, 1935 ; at Montreal Nov. 7, 
1935; For. Ser. Sch. Aug. 4, 1936; v.c. at Warsaw 
Dec. 18, 1936; at Birmingham Nov. 24, 1939 (can- 
celed) ; at Basel Feb. 19, 1940 ; at Rangoon Oct. 8, 1941 ; 
married. 

Blake, Ralph Joseph. — b. Portland, Oreg., Mar. 19, 
1907 ; Franklin High Sch. grad. ; Georgetown, B.S. 
(For. Ser.) 1929; elk.. Dept. of State. 1926-29; app. 
For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career Nov. 12, 
1929 ; For. Ser. Sch. Nov. 18. 1929 ; v.c. at Nuevo La- 
redo, temp., Nov. 27, 1929 ; to the Dept. Apr. 18. 1930 ; 
For. Ser. Sch. July 16. 19.30 ; v.c. at T.-<inan Nov. 8, 
1930 ; at Harbin Mar. 6, 1933 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Apr. 25, 1936 ; v.c. at Osaka May 29, 1937 ; class eight 
and cons. May 1. 1938 ; cons, at Osaka May 12. 1938 ; 
language officer at Tokyo May 20, 1938 ; cons, at Tokyo 
Sept. 13, 1940; married. 

Blatchford, Edward Williams. — b. Chicago, 111., July 
13, 1868; Amherst, B.A. 1891; bookkeeper 1893-98; 
cml. work in London 1898-1901 ; cashier and asst. 
mgr. of company 1901-18; Y.M.C.A. work in London 
and the Near East 1918-22; Near East Relief 1922-29; 
app. elk. In Am. consulate gen. at Jerusalem Sept. 
11, 1929 ; v.c. at Jerusalem Dec. 29, 1930. 

Blessing, Madge Middleton (Mrs.) — b. New London, 
Conn.; Oyster Bay (N.Y.) High Sch. grad.; business 
sch. ; stenog. 1914-16; sec. 1917-18; app. elk. at $1,200 
in the Dept. of State June 12. 1918; at $1,000 Feb. 1, 
1921 ; at $1,080 Sept. 1. 1922 ; at $1,140 Oct. 16, 1922 ; 
at $1,200 Jan. 1, 1923; at $1,440 July 1, 1924; at 
$1..".00 Mar. 1. 1925; at $1,560 Dec. 1, 1025; at $1,860 
Dec. 1. 1927; at $2,000 July 1. 1028; at $2,100 July 1, 
1928; at $2,300 .July 1. 1930; admin, asst. at $2,600 
Aug. 10. lO.'.O; at $2,700 Apr. 10, 1939; at $2,900 Nov. 
16, 104(1— SD. 



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Bliss, Don Carroll, Jr.— b. Northville, Mich., July 3, 
1897; Montclair (N.J.) High Sch. grad. ; Dartmouth, 
A.B. 1918 ; Amos Tuck Sch. of Admin, and Finance, 
M.C.S. 1920; U. S. Naval Reserve Force 1917-19; bank 
student and elk. 1920-23 ; elk. to cml. att. at Tokyo 
1923-24 ; asst. trade commr. at Bombay 1924-26 ; at 
Batavia Sept.-Dec. 1926 ; at Alexandria Jan.-Apr. 
1927 ; as-st. chief, For. Ser. Div., Bu. of For. and Dom. 
Com., 1927-28 ; app. trade commr. at Singapore Jan. 
16, 1928; at Batavia Oct. 1, 1928; at Singapore Apr. 1, 
1929, also cml. att. at Bangkok Nov. 18, 1929 ; cml. 
att. at Prague Feb. 4, 1932 ; to Bu. of For. and Dom. 
Com. Jan. 1, 1934 ; act. cml. att. at The Hague July 1, 
1934 ; at Athens, temp., Aug. 15, 1935; at Cairo, temp., 
Apr. 1, 1936 ; trade commr. at Paris, temp., June 1, 
1936 ; trade commr. at Calcutta Dec. 1, 1938 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class four July 1, 1939 ; cons, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Not. 16, 1939 ; cons, at Calcutta Dec. 29, 
1939; at London Apr. 7, 1941 (canceled) ; act. cml. att. 
at London July 7, 1941 ; class three Aug. 16, 1941 ; 
married. 

Blocker, Vinklor Harwood. — b. Hondo, Tex., June 8, 
1903 ; Hondo High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; 
bookkeeper 1923-26 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. 
at Callao-Lima Mar. 19, 1926; resigned Sept. 14, 
1927 ; elk. 1927-28 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Man- 
zanillo Oct. 18, 1928 ; v.c. at Manzanillo Nov. 27, 1928 ; 
at Asuncion Mar. 17, 1930; at Casablanca Oct. 11, 
1933 ; at Belize, temp., July 6. 1935 ; at Martinique 
Nov. 5, 1935; at Mexico City Oct. 6, 1938; at Mar- 
tinique July 12, 1940 ; at Porto Alegre Feb. 13, 1941 ; 
married. 

Blocker, William P. — b. Hondo, Tex., Sept. 30, 1892 ; 
teacher in elementary sch. 1910-11 ; salesman 1911- 
12 ; app. V. and dep. cons, at Ciudad Porfirio Diaz 
July 18, 1913; v.c. at Piedras Negras Feb. 6, 1915; 
v.c. of career of class three Sept. 27, 1919 ; v.c. at 
Piedras Negras Oct. 21, 1919 ; cons, of class seven 
Apr. 5, 1920; cons, at Piedras Negras Apr. 14, 1920; 
class six Nov. 21, 1921 ; at Guaymas Dec. 17, 1923 ; 
class five June 3, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class six 
July 1, 1924 ; at Mazathin Aug. 17, 1925 ; at Ciudad 
Juarez Sept. 24, 1929; class five May 9, 1930; at 
Santiago de Cuba, Aug. 13, 1935 ; class four Oct. 1, 
1935 ; at Monterrey May 22, 1936 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser., July 24, 1936 ; For. Ser. officer to the emb. at 
Mexico City July 25-Aug. 12, 1936; 1st sec. at Mexico 
City Aug. 13-Nov. 7, 1936; Aug. ll-Oct 25, 1937; 
class three Jan. 3, 1938 ; cons, at Tampico, temp., 
Apr. 28, 1938 ; at Monterrey May 18, 1938 ; at Ciudad 
Jufirez June 1, 1938; cons. gen. June 17, 1938; cons, 
gen. at Ciudad Juflrez June 18, 1938 ; class two Aug. 
1, 1940 ; del., 2d Inter-Am. Travel Cong., Mexico City, 
1941 ; married. 

Blohm, Lee R.--b. Virginia, 111., Jan. 31, 1886; 
Beardstown (111.) High Sch. grad.; U. of III., B.A. 
1908 ; teacher in high sch. 1909-11 ; supt. of elemen- 
tary sch. 1911-19 ; app. cons, of class eight Aug. 8, 
1919 ; cons, at Frontera Oct. 21, 1919 ; class seven Dec. 
18, 1919 ; at Aguascalientes Oct. 18, 1921 ; I'or. Ser. 
officer of class eight July 1, 1924 ; cons, at Vancouver 
Jan. 30, 1925 ; cla.ss seven May 17, 1928 ; cons, at 
Regina Dec. 19, 1928 ; class six July 24, 1930 ; cons. 



at Habana Mar. 21, 1932 ; at Chihuahua June 29, 
1934; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937; married. 

Blood, Grosvenor Anderson. — b. East Orange, N.J., 
Sept. 29, 1912 ; Loomis Sch. grad., Dartmouth, A.B. 
1934 ; administrative work with steamship line in U. S. 
and Colombia 4 yrs. ; app. cons. agt. at Buenaventura 
Apr. 1, 1941. 

Blue, George Verne. — b. Yaquina City, Oreg., Oct. 
25, 1891; U. of Oreg., B.A. 1922; U. of Calif., M.A. 
1923 ; U. of Paris 1926-28, as traveling fellow in hist, 
for U. of Calif. ; U. S. Navy 1918-19, overseas service ; 
teaching fellow, U. of Calif., 1922-23. 1925-26; instr. 
in hist., U. of Hawaii, 1923-25; Historical Cong., 
Oslo, 1928; asst. prof, of hi.st., U. of Oreg., 192S-30; 
app. research asst. at $3,200 in the Dept. of State 
Oct. 1, 1930 ; at $3,300 Apr. 16, 1939 ; asst. chief of 
research section at $3,800 Nov. 10, 1939; act. asst. 
chief, Div. of Research and Publication, Nov. 3, 1939- 
June 30, 1940.— RP. 

Blue, William Lacy. — b. Memphis, Tenn., Aug. 8, 
1914; Cen. High Sch. grad.; Southwestern Coll., A.B. 
1936 ; Vanderbilt, M.A. 1937 ; Fletcher Sch. of Law and 
Diplomacy, grad. work 1937-39 ; instr. in hist, and 
political science, summer 1939, and substitute prof, of 
hist., 1940, at Southwestern Coll. ; elk., Dept. of Agri., 
1941 ; elk. in Am. consulate at Niagara Falls June 9- 
July 15, 1941 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass.. v.c. of 
career, and soc. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 1941, quali- 
fied July 16, 1941 ; v.c. at Niagara Falls July 16, 1941. 

Boal, Pierre de Lagarde. — b. Thonon-les-Bains, 
France, of Am. parents, Sept. 29, 1895; St. Paul's 
Sch. ; sec. in France 1914-15 ; French Army 1915— 
17 ; U. S. Army 1917-19, capt, overseas service ; app. 
sec. of emb. or leg. of class four Dec. 20, 1919 ; as- 
signed to Mexico City Dec. 27, 1919 ; to the Dept. 
Mar. 19, 1920; sec. Int. Conf. on Electrical Com- 
munications, Washington, 1920 ; to Belgrade Dec. 6, 
1920 ; sec. of class three Mar. 23, 1922 ; to Warsaw Nov. 
13, 1922 ; For. Ser. officer of class six July 1, 1924 ; 
2d sec. at Berne July 1, 1924 ; class five Aug. 8, 1924 ; 
2d sec. at Lima Sept. 18, 1925; class four and 1st 
sec. at Lima Dec. 17, 1925 ; to the Dept. Apr. 9, 1928 ; 
sec. Int. Conf. of Am. States on Conciliation and Ar- 
bitration, Washington, 1928-29 ; act. sec gen., Commn. 
of Inquiry and Conciliation, Bolivia and Paraguay, 
Washington, 1929 ; asst. chief, Div. of Western Euro- 
pean Affairs, June 24, 1930 ; class three July 24, 1930 ; 
adviser. Prep. Commn. for the Disarmament Conf., 
Geneva, 1930 ; chief, Div. of Western European Af- 
fair.s, June 20, 1931 ; 1st sec at Ottawa June 16, 
1932 ; cons. gen. Aug. 22, 1935 ; cons. gen. at Toronto 
Aug. 28, 1935 (canceled) ; couns. of leg. at Ottawa 
Sept. 25, 1935 ; class two Oct. 1. 1935 ; couns. of emb. 
at Mexico City Apr. 30, 1936 ; class one Nov. 16, 1939 ; 
act. chm. of U. S. del., 1st Inter-Am. Cong, on Indian 
Life, Patzcuaro, Mexico, 1940; E. E. and M. P. to 
Nicaragua Mar. 20, 1941 ; married. 

Boehringer, Carl Herman. — b. Bay City, Mich., Oct. 
18, 1903 ; Eastern High Sch. grad. ; Mich. State Coll., 
B.S. 1925 ; Georgetown Sch. of For. Ser. 1928-29 ; 
newspaper work in U. S. and China 1926-28 ; publicity 
writer, Dept. of Agri., 1929 ; entered Bu. of For. and 



BIOGRAPHIES 



81 



Dom. Com. Aug. 1, 1929; npp. asst. trade conimr. at 
Sinjiapore Oct. 1, 1929 ; at Bntavia Dec. 1, 19:50 ; at 
Singapore July 1, 19:{3 ; at Manila May 1, 1934; to 
Bu. of For. and Doai. Com. May 31, 1935 ; at Tokyo, 
Oct. 16, 1935 ; For. Ser. officer of class eight July 1, 
1939 ; v.c. of career and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 

16. 1939 ; v.c. at Tokyo Dec. 29, 1939 ; at Osaka Apr. 
.!, 1040 ; 3a sec. at Tokyo, Mar. 8. 1941 ; married. 

Boelter, Elsie. — li. Hirnamwood. Wis. ; State U. of 
Mont.. H. A. 1931 ; leiial stenog. 1922-24 ; stenog. and 
elk. T.>24 33; stenog. in Govt, depts. 1933-34; app. elk. 
ar $1,440 in the Dept. of State June 5. 1934 ; at 
.?l.i!20 Apr. 5. 1935; at $1,680 Apr. 1, 1938; elk., 8th 
Int. Onif. of Am. States. Lima, 1938; at .$1,800 July 

23. 1040 ; divisional asst. at $2,000 Oct. 1, 1941.— FE. 

Boernstein, Ralph Augustus. — b. Washington, D.C., 
Feb. 13. 1803; Business High Sch. grad. ; business 
sch. ; elk. 1914-16 ; stenog. and sec. to mem. of Cong. 
1916-17; app. v.c. at Fiume Feb. 10, 1917; at Chris- 
tiania June 11, 1017; at Port au Prince Nov. 5, 1919; 
at Barbados Auir. 20. 1920; at Rome Mar. 5, 1921; 
v.c. of career of class three Oct. 6, 1923 ; v.c. at 
Rome Oct. 12. 1923; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 
1924 ; to the Dept. Dec. 14, 1926 ; v.c. at Malmo Feb. 

17, 1927; class eight, cons., and cons, at Malmii May 
17, 1928; at Naples May 17, 1930; class seven July 

24, 1930 ; to the Dept. Feb. 15, 1934 ; class six Apr. 
1, 1937; cons, at Montreal July 14, 1937; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937; cons, at Leghorn May 29, 
1939 ; at Yarmouth Mar. 8, 1941 ; married. 

Bogardus, George Frederick. — b. Dos Moines, Iowa, 
June 6. 1917 ; Roosevelt High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; 
Harvard. B.S. 1939 ; jr. economist with Surplus Market- 
ing Admin. 1030 41 ; U. S. Army Mar-June 1941 ; app. 
For. Ser. officer unelass.. v. c. of career, and sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 1941 ; v. c. at Montreal Aug. 
21, 1941. 

Boggs, Samuel Whittemore. — b. Coolidge, Kans., 
Mar. 3, 1889; Berea Coll.. B.L. 1909; Columbia, A.M. 
1924 ; sec. to coll. pres. 1909 -12 ; secretarial and re- 
search work 1914-19; map compilation and research 
1919-21 ; map editor 1921-24 ; app. geographer at 
$3,800 in the Dept. of State Oct. 1, 1924 ; mem. U. S. 
Geographic Bd. 1924-34 ; asst. chief, Div. of Publica- 
tions, July 30. 1925-July 22, 1929; mem. Immigration 
Quota Committee 1926- ; at $4,000 Feb. 1, 1926; mem. 
Federal Bd. of Surveys and Maps 1926-; chm. of execu- 
tive committee of U. S. Geoj»raphlc Bd. and of commit- 
tee on foreign geographic names 1927-34 ; at $4,200 
Nov. 1, 1927; chm. of committee of Bd. of Surveys and 
Maps on Int. Map of the World 1928- ; at $4,800 July 1, 
1928; del., Int. Geographical Cong., Cambridge, England, 
1928 ; tech. adviser, Conf. for the Codification of Int. 
Law, The Hague, 1930; at $5,200 July 1, 1930; del., 
Int. Geographical Cong., Paris, 1931, Warsaw, 1934; 
del., 2d Gen. Assembly, Pan Am. Inst, of Geography 
and History, Washington, 1935; detailed to Ottawa to 
di.scuss boundary problems with respresenfatlves of 
Canadian Govt. June 1938 ; at .$5,400 June 1, 1939 ; 
adviser to U. S. representative, Inter-Am. Committee 
of Experts on Nature Protection and Wildlife Preserva- 
tion, 1940 ; mem. U. S. del., 3d Gen. As.sembly of Pan Am. 



Inst, of GeOf;i!iphy and lli.story, Lima, 1041 ; at $6,500 
Oct. 1, 1941; married. — Ge. 

Bohan, Merwin Lee, — b. Chicago, 111., Jan. 21, 1899; 
Am. High Sch. (Mexico City) ; Dallas (Tex.) High Sch.; 
elk. in oil companies in Mexico and U.S., in Am. con- 
sulate gen. and Am. emb. in Mexico City, 1019-20 ; 
asst. mgr., rul)ber company, 1920-22 ; advertising mgr., 
publicity mgr., and foreign trade sec, chamber of 
com., 1922-27 ; mgr., cooperative office, Bu. of For. and 
Dom. Cum., Dallas, Tex., 1926; app. trade commr. 
at Ilabana Jan. 16, 1927 ; asst. cml. att. May 16, 1927 ; 
cml. att. at Guatemala June 22, 1928 ; also at Teguci- 
galpa and San Salvador Oct. 5, 1928 ; cml. att. at Lima 
and Quito Sept. 15, 1931; at Santiago, Chile, July 18, 
1933 ; del., 1st Inter-Am. Travel Cong., San Francisco, 
1939 ; For. Ser. officer of class four July 1, 1939 ; cons, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939; cml. att. at 
Bogota Mar. 6, 1940 ; married. 

Bohlen, Charles Eustis. — b. Clayton, N.Y., Aug. 30, 
1904 ; St. Paul's Sch. ; Harvard, A.B. 1927 ; app. For. 
Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career Mar. 20, 1929 ; 
For. Ser. Sch. May 1, 1929; v.c. at Prague July 
10, 1929 ; v.c. and language officer at Paris July 31, 
1931 ; v.c. at Moscow Feb. 10, 1934 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Mar. 9, 1934 ; 3d sec. at Moscow May 24, 1934 ; to 
the Dept. Aug. 26, 1935 ; class eight and cons. Oct. 1, 
1935 ; sec. to Am. del., Int. Sugar Conf., London, 
1937 ; class seven June 1, 1937 ; 2d sec. at Moscow 
July 14, 1937 ; sec. of Am. del., Conf. of Brussels, 
1937 ; cons, at Moscow in addition to duties as 2d sec. 
Apr. 21, 1938 ; class six Mar. 1, 1939 ; 2d sec. at Tokyo 
Nov. 20, 1940 ; class five May 1, 1941 ; married. 

Bohne, Frederick Albert. — b. Toronto, Canada, of 
Am. parents, Dec. 6, 1S98 ; Parkdale Collegiate Inst., 
Toronto, and business sch. ; elk. in Canada 1917-18 ; 
app. elk. in Am. consulate at Toronto Jan. 16, 1920 ; 
v.c. at Toronto Nov. 7, 1922 ; at Kingston, Ont., temp., 
Mar. 16, 1936 ; at Toronto May 27, 1936 ; at Hamilton, 
Ont., temp., June 3, 1936; at Toronto Sept. 1, 1936; 
married. 

Bolds, Harry Herbert. — b. Spangle, Wash., Aug. 14, 
1894 ; Loyola U. Prep. Sell, and business sch. ; Suffolk 
Law Sch., Boston, 1927-20; bookkeeper 1912 13; sec. 
1916-18; U. S. Army 1918-19; app. elk. at $1,200 
in the Dept. of State Apr. 18, 1919 ; at $1,320 Jan. 1, 
1920; at $1,400 Aug. 14, 1920; asst. passport agt. 
at $2,000, Chicago, July 1, 1921 ; passport agt. at 
$2,750, Boston, July 1, 1925; at $3,000 Nov. 1. 1926; 
at $3,100 July 1, 1927; at $3,200 Jan. 1, 1928; at 
$3,300 May 1, 1928 ; at $3,500 July 1, 1928 ; at $3,700 
May 1, 1930; at $3,800 June 1, 1938; married. 

Bonbright, James Cowles Hart. — b. Rochester, N.Y., 
Jan. 19, 1903 ; St. Paul's Scb. grad. ; Harvard, A.B. 
1025 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of 
career July 9, 1927 ; For. Ser. Sch. Sept. 29, 1927 ; 
V. c. at Canton June 13, 1928 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Feb. 20, 1030; For. Ser. officer to the leg. at Ottawa 
Feb. 21. 1930; 3d sec. at Ottawa Feb. 27, 1930; to the 
Dept. May 4, 1935; class eight and cons. Oct. 1, 1935; 
class seven June 1, 1937; 2d sec. at Brussels and 
Luxemburg Mar. 2. 1939; at Belgrade July 6, 1940; 
class six Aug. 1, 1940; also cons, at Belgrade Nov. 1, 
1040 ; cons, at Budapest May 1, 1041 ; married. 



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Bond, Niles Woodbridge. — b. Newton, Mass., Feb. 25, 
1916; Lexington (Mass.) High Sch. grad. ; U. of N.C.. 
B.A. 1937 ; Fletcher Sch. of Law and Diplomacy, 
M.A. 1938 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of 
career, and see. in the Diplo. Ser., and assigned as 
v.c. at Habana Mar. 2, 1939; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 4, 
1940 ; v.c. at Yokohama June 4, 1940 ; married. 

Bonnet, Ellis Andrew. — b. Eagle Pass, Tex., Jan. 
13, 1900; Eagle Pass High Sch. grad.; U. of Tex.. 
B.A. 1920 ; U. S. Army 1918 ; post-office elk., summer 
1919 ; bank elk. 1920-21 ; app. elk in Am. consulate 
at Picdras Negras May 1, 1921 ; v.c. at Piedras Negras 
Oct. 31, 1921 ; at TorrcOn Sept. 20, 1923 ; at Piedras 
Negras Oct. 18, 1923; at Torreon Dec. 21, 1923; at 
Piedras Negras Feb. 25, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. 
and v.c. of career Oct. 16, 1924 ; v.c. at Piedras Negras 
Oct. 21. 1924 ; at Belize Mar. 19, 1925 ; at Durango 
Sept. 17, 1927 ; class eight, cons., and cons, at 
Durango July 24, 19.30 ; at Amsterdam Aug. 1, 1934 ; 
class seven Oct. 1. 1935 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 
17, 1937 ; class six Aug. 16, 1941 ; married. 

Bonsai, Philip Wilson.— b. New York, N.Y., May 22, 
1903 ; schs. in Philippine I, and Switzerland : St. 
Pauls Sch. grad. ; Yale, B.A. 1924 ; O.R.C. 1920-29, 2d 
It. ; executive with subsidiaries of telephone and tele- 
graph corporation in Cuba, Spain, and Chile 1926-35 ; 
telephone expert. Fed. Communications Commn., 1935- 
37 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 6, 1938 ; v.c. at Habana 
Apr. 12, 1938 ; 3d sec. at Habana Aug. 6, 1938 ; to the 
Dept. Mar. 4, 1939; divisional asst. at $4,600 in 
the Dept. of State Apr. 18, 1939; as.st. chief, Div. of 
the Am. Republics, at $6,500 July 16, 1940 ; act. chief 
Oct. 24, 1940 ; U. S. representative. North Am. Regional 
Engineering Meeting, Washington, 1941 ; married. — RA. 

Borjes, Clara Louise. — b. Norfolk, Va. ; Hoboken 
(N. J.) High Sch. ; George Washington U. 1925-27 ; 
Washington Coll. of Law, LL.B. ; mem. of bar of 
D.C. ; sec. 1909-14, in Dept. of Agri. 1914-20 ; app. elk. 
at $1,200 in the Dept. of State Sept. 1, 1920; at $1,400 
Feb. 1, 1924 ; at $1,680 July 1, 1924 ; at $1,740 Mar. 
1, 1925 ; at $1,860 July 1, 1928 ; at $1,920 July 1, 1928 ; 
at $2,000 Oct. 1. 1928 ; sec. to Am. del., Anti-smuggling 
Conf., Ottawa, 1929 ; at $2,300 May 1, 1929 ; at $2,500 
July 1, 1930 ; admin, asst. at $2,600 July 16, 1936 ; at 
$2,700 Apr. 1, 1938; divisional asst. Mar. 1, 1939; at 
$2,800 June 16, 1941. — Eu. 

Borum, Wylie Griffin. — b. Colliersville, Tenn., Feb. 1, 
1896 ; George Washington U. ; London U. ; postal elk. 
1917-18 ; app. elk. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 30, 1918 ; in 
Am. leg. at Stockholm May 1, 1918 ; in Am. emb. at 
Constantinople Oct. 1, 1919 ; in Am. leg. at Stockholm 
Nov. 14, 1920; in Am. consulate gen. at Berlin July 19, 
1921 ; in Am. consulate at Dresden Jan. 1, 1922 ; in Am. 
emb. at London Jan. 17, 1922 ; in Am. leg. at Managua 
Mar. 1, 1924 ; in Am. emb. at London Sept. 13, 1924 ; in 
Am. leg. at Dublin July 1, 1927 ; in Am. emb. at London 
June 8, 1935 ; v.c. at Toronto May 29, 1941 ; married. 

Boswell, James Orr (Capt.). — b. Zamboanga, P. I., of 
Am. parents, Jan. 31, 1910 ; Phillips Exeter grad. ; 
U.S. M.A. grad. 1933; assigned as asst. mil. att. at Mos- 
cow Sept. 2, 1941. 



Boswell, William Osgood. — b. Vancouver Barracks, 
Wash., Oct. 24, 1913; Phillips Andover grad.; Stan- 
ford, A.B. 1936 ; with export company 1938-.39 ; app. 
For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser., and assigned as v.c. at Havre Mar. 2, 1939 ; 
For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 2, 1940 ; v.c. at Georgetown and for 
Surinam July 12, 1940 ; v.c. at Martinique, temp., Feb. 
26, 1941 ; 3d sec. at Lisbon Apr. 16, 1941. 

Boucher, Hiram A. — ^b. Eureka, S.Dak., Dec. 14, 
1896; Ahercleen (S. Dak.) High Sch. grad.; U. of 
Minn. 1914-15 ; George Washington Law Sch. 1915-16, 
1919 ; Northwestern Coll. of Law 1916-17 ; sec. to mem. 
of Cong. 1915-16; abstract elk. 1916-17; U. S. Army 
1917-19 : elk.. House Subcommittee on War Expendi- 
tures, 1919-20 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at 
Barcelona Oct. 1920 ; v.c. of career of class three May 
25, 1921 : v.c. at Barcelona June 11, 1921 ; at Bilbao 
July 13, 1922; at Barcelona Aug. 3, 1922; class two 
Feb. 26, 1923 ; class one Nov. 23, 1923 ; cons, of class 
seven June 3, 1924 ; cons, at Belfast June 18, 1924 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class eight July 1, 1924 ; cons, at 
Dublin Aug. 4, 1924 ; class seven June 8, 1927 ; at 
Cobb Nov. 1, 1927 ; at Rome Oct. 15, 1929 ; class six 
Dec. 19, 1929 ; class five Oct. 1, 1935 ; at Geneva J.an. 
25, 1936; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937; class 
four Jan. 3, 1938 ; to the Dept. July 25, 1941 ; cons, 
at Auckland Sept. 26, 1941 ; married. 

Bowcock, James Matthew. — b. Clarksburg, W.Va., 
Nov. 9, 1884 ; Business High Sch. (D.C.) ; U. of Denver 
2 yrs. ; studied in Germany, France, and Italy ; elk. in 
Am. consulate at Hanover 1906-7 ; app. v. and dep. 
cons, at Hanover Mar. 31, 1908 ; elk. in Am. leg. at 
Madrid Feb. 9, 1911 ; v. and dep. cons, at Berne July 
22, 1914 ; v.c. at Berne by act approved Feb. 5. 1915 ; 
at Leghorn May 18, 1915 ; at Cairo Jan. 17, 1916 ; at 
Rome Oct. 28. 1916 ; at Munich Jan. 7, 1924 ; at Turin, 
temp., Oct. 13, 1924; at Munich Apr. 16, 1925; at 
Tangier, temp., July 22, 1941 ; at Teuerife July 25, 
1941 ; married. 

Bower, Roy Edgar Belknap. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., 
June 9, 1894; Lewis and Clark High Sch. (Spokane, 
Wash.) ; U. of Calif., B.A. 1917 ; U. of Montpellier, 
France, 1919 ; U.S. Army 1917-19, overseas service ; 
research asst. 1919-20 ; app. v.c. at Southampton Feb. 
17, 1921 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career 
Feb. 5, 1927; v.c. at Southampton Feb. 14, 1927; at 
Singapore Aug. 26. 1929 ; class eight, cons., and cons, 
at Singapore Aug. 15. 1930 ; at Stockholm Oct. 2, 1933 ; 
class seven July 1. 1934 ; cons, at Munich June 1, 1937 ; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; cons, at Calcutta 
Sept. 4, 1941. 

Bowers, Claude Gemade. — b. Hamilton Co., Ind., 
Nov. 20, 1878; Shortridge (Ind.) High Sch. grad.; 
editorial writer 1901-6 ; mem. of Bd. of Public Works, 
Terre Haute, 1906-11 ; sec. to U.S. Senator 1911-17 ; 
editor of newspaper 1917-22 ; editorial writer for 
metropolitan newspaper, 1922-31 ; syndicate editorial 
columnist 1931-33 ; author of historical works ; A. B. 
and P. to Spain Apr. 6. 1933-May 14, 19.39; del.. 5th 
Int. Conf. for the Unification of Penal Law, Madrid, 
1933 ; A. E. and P. to Chile June 22, 1939 ; chm., 1st 
Pan. Am. Housing Conf., Buenos Aires, 1939 ; married. 



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83 



Bowman, Howard Arthur. — b. Clyde, N.Y., Jan. 11, 
1894 ; Clj-de IliRh Sch. giad. ; U. of Pa., B.S. 1017 ; 
U.S. Army Ambulance Sor. with French Army 1017-10; 
app. cons. asst. Sept. 15, 1019 ; v.c. at Danzig Jan. 29, 
lOi'l ; v.c. of career of class three and v.c. 
at Danzig Nov. 17, 1921 ; at Saloniki Nov. 19, 1923 ; 
class two May 10, 1924 ; For. Ser. olBcer unclass. July 1, 
1924 ; v.c. at Trieste Oct. 6, 1924 ; class ci.cht, cons., and 
cons, at Trieste May 23, 1920 ; at Sault Ste. Marie 
Jan. 3. 1931 ; class sevon Fob. 4, 1931 ; at Mexicall 
May 24. 1932 ; sec. In the Diplo. Scr. Aug. 17, 1937 ; 
cons, at Glasgow Dec. 20, 1937 ; married. 

Bowman, Thomas DeWitt. — b. Pacific, Mo., Mar. 14, 
1886; Fredericktown (Mo.) High Sch. grad. ; William 
Jewell Coll., A.B. 1907 ; printer 2 yrs. ; publisher of 
weekly newspaper 3 yrs. ; app. v. and dep. cons, at 
Nogales Dec. 21, 1911 ; cons, at Fernie Dec. 29, 1914 ; 
cons, of class nine by act approved Feb. 5, 1915 ; cons. 
at Frontera Dec. 27. 1015 ; class eight Sept. 14, 1917 ; 
class six Sept. 5. 1919; at Moiiterrey Oct. 1, 1919; 
class five June 4, 1920 ; class four Nov. 23, 1921 ; 
detailed to Mexico City July IS, 1922; class three 
Mar. 1, 1923 ; cons. gen. of class four June 5, 1924 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class three July 1, 1924 ; cons, at 
Budapest June 6, 1925 ; cons. gen. July 8, 1926 ; cons. 
gen. at Belfast Nov. 16, 1926 ; class two July 24, 1930 ; 
at Santiago. Chile, Dec. 16, 1930; at Mexico City 
Mar. 27, 1933 ; class one Oct. 1, 1935 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. May 14. 1936 ; cons. gen. at Naples Dec. 21, 1936 ; 
at Rome Feb. 18. 1941; at Johannesburg Oct. 1, 1941; 
married. 

Boyce, Richard Fyfe. — b. Lansing, Mich., Mar. 24, 
1896; Lansing High Sch. grad.; Harvard, A.B. 1918; 
Harvard Sch. of Business Admin. 1919-20 ; Canadian 
Army 1918-19; app. v.c. of career of class three May 
24, 1920; v.c. at Kingston, Jamaica, Aug. 2, 1920; 
class two Nov. 17, 1921; at Nas.^^au Mar. 24, 1922; 
class one May 2G, 1022 ; cons, of class seven Mar. 1, 
1923 ; to the Dept. Mar. 26, 1924 ; class six June 3, 
1924 ; cons, at Hamilton, Ont., June 23, 1924 ; For. 
Ser. officer of class seven July 1, 1924 ; class six Sept. 
29. 1927 ; cons, at Nuevo Laredo June 29, 1928 ; class 
five May 9, 1930 ; at Barcelona Apr. 28, 1031 ; at Yoko- 
hama Oct. 25, 1933; class four Oct. 1, 1935; sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937; cons, at Callao-Lima Oct. 
28, 1940 : also 2d sec. at Lima Apr. 26, 1941 ; married. 

Boyd. John H. — b. Wesson. Miss.. Auj. 11. 1S96 ; 
Wesson Hi^zh Sob. triad. ; business-sch. grad. ; Millsaps 
ColL 1913-14; Reed Coll. 1914-16; U. of Paris; Am. 
Field Service. France. lOlC ; U. S. Army 1917-10, It., 
overseas service; dir. of Am. Rod Cross, Aintab. Syria, 
1910-20; dir. of Am. Relief Admin.. Kazan. Russia. 
1921-23 ; export-import business in France 1924-38 ; 
dir. of cml. Arm In France 1938-40 ; lecturer 1940-41 ; 
app. V. c. at Casablanca May 12, 1911 ; at Algiers July 
17, 1911. 

Boyden. Hayne Davis (Maj.) — b. in North Carolina, 
Jan. 11. 1807 ; entered U.S. Marine Corps Aug. 13, 1918; 
assigned as naval att. and naval att. for air at Habana 
Feb. 3, 1940; also at Port-au-Prince Mar. 30, 1940; 
married. 



Braddock, Daniel McCoy. — b. Little Rock, Ark., Apr. 
5, 1906: Little Rock High Sch. grad.; Kenyoii Coll., 
.\.B. and M.A. lO-'R ; ftcole Libre des Sciences Politiques 
1920-27 ; law elk. 1928-29 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass. and v.c. of career Mar. 26. 1929; For. Ser. 
Sch. May 1. 1929 ; v. c. at Modan July 10. 1929 ; at 
Barcelona Jan. 8. 1932; class eight July 1, 1934; cons. 
Jan. 22, 1035 ; cons, at Barcelona Jan. 24, 1935 ; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 25, 1936 ; 3d sec. at Caracas June 
9, 1936; also cons, at Caracas June 10, 1936; class 
seven Apr. 1, 1037 ; 2d sec. at Caracas in addition to 
duties as cons. May 6. 1937 ; relieved of duties as cons, 
at Caracas June 22, 1937 ; class six Nov. 10, 1939 ; cons, 
at Porto Alegre June 28, 1940 ; married. 

Braden, Spruille, — b. Elk Horn, Mont., Mar. 13, 
1804 ; Montclair Acad. grad. ; Sheffield Scientific Sch., 
Yale, Ph.B. 1914; engineer in So. Amer. 1014-16; 
asst. to gen. mgr., act. mgr., and managing partner 
of exploration and copper companies in So. Amer. 
1916-22 ; dir. and officer of shipping, export, real 
estate, and banking corporations 1922-35; del., 7th 
Int. Conf. of Am. States, Montevideo, 1933, and Pan 
Am. Cml. Conf., Buenos Aires, 1935 ; chm. 1934-38, and 
lion. chm. 19.'59-, Inter-Am. Cml. Arbitration Comnin. ; 
chm. of Am. del., with rank of A. E. and P.. Chaco 
Peace Conf., Buenos Aires, 1935-39 ; dim., I'an Am. 
Committee of U. S., 1935- ; app. E. E. and M. P. 
to Colombia Apr. 27. 1938 ; A. E. and P. to Colombia 
Jan. 20, 1939 ; representative of the President, with 
rank of A. E. and P., at inauguration of the President 
of Panama Oct. 1, 1940 ; married. 

Bradford, Leonard George. — b. Calumet, Mich., Apr. 
15, 1894 ; Legate Sch. ; Christ Church Coll.. Oxford, 
2% yrs. ; U. of Paris, LL.B. 1923, LL.M. 1924 ; U. S. 
Army 1917-19, 2d It., overseas service ; app. elk. in Am. 
leg. at Prague May 11, 1020 ; in Am. consulate at 
Prague July 1921 ; v.c. at Prague Sept. 20, 1021 ; re- 
signed Oct. 20, 1022 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. 
at Paris Mar. 19, 1923; v.c. at Paris July 21, 1925; at 
Havre Dec. 29. 1925; at Giiteborg Oct. 21, 1926; at 
Rome Mar. 13, 1928; at Turin Apr. 15, 19.30 (canceled) ; 
at Paris for duty in the dist. acct. and disbursing office 
Aug. 26, 1933 ; at Budapest May 19, 1934 ; at Izmir 
and for Italian Islands of the Aegean Dec. 10, 1935 
(canceled) ; at Belgrade, temp., Jan. 22, 1930; at Buda- 
pest Feb. 25, 193G; at Genoa July 31, 1930; at Mar- 
seille Sept. 19, 1940. 

Brady, Austin C. — b. Topeka, Kins., May 8, 1877 ; 
prep, course ; newspaper reporter, editor, owner, and 
corr. in U. S. and Mexico 1805-1917 ; app. v.c. at Man- 
zanillo Nov. 26, 1917 ; cons, of class eight Feb. 18, 1918 ; 
cons, at Manzanillo Mar. 6. 1918; to the Dept. Aug. 
31, 1918; cons, at Punta Arenas, Chile, M.ir. 15, 1919; 
class six Sept. 5, 1919 ; detailed to Saltillo July 27, 
1923; con.'?, at Saltillo Oct. 2, 1923; unasslgned from 
Jan. 1, 1924 ; cons, at MAlaga Feb. 4, 1924 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class seven July 1, 1924 ; class six Feb. 24, 
1025 ; class Ave May 9. 19.30 ; cons, at Edinburgh Oct. 
3, 19.;0 : at Nice July 17, 1933 ; also at Monaco Oct. 
25. 1933 ; at Rangoon June 20. 1936 ; .sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Dec. 1. 1937; class four Mar. 1. 1939; class three 
Aui:. 16. 1041; cons. gen. Oct. 21, 1941; cons. gen. at 
Rangoon Oct. 31, 1941. 



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REGISTER OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE 1941 



Brady, Edmund Edward, Jr. (Comdr.) — b. In Maine, 
Aug. 16, 1896 ; U.S.N. A. grad. 1917 ; assigned as asst. 
naval att. at Rio de Janeiro Oct. 24, 1941. 

Bragonier, Reginald, Jr. — b. Baltimore, Md., Mar. 

19, 1907 ; Oilman Country Sch. grad. ; Yale, B.A. 1928 ; 
Columbia U.. summer 1929; instr.. Hill Sch., 1928-30; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; v.c. at Warsaw Jan. 

20, 1932 ; at Berlin Jan. 7, 1933 ; For. Ser. Sch. Apr. 22, 
1933 ; v.c. at Canton Aug. 28, 1933 ; v.c. and 3d sec. 
at Montevideo Sept. 11, 1936 ; asst. sec. and disbursing 
officer, Inter-Am. Conf. for Maintenance of Peace, 
Buenos Aires, 1936 ; class eight Mar. 1, 1940 ; married. 

Braman, Harold Pier (Lt.).— b. Chicago, 111., Feb. 3, 
1901 ; Salem (Ohio) High Sch. grad. ; Ohio State U., 
B.S. 1923; for. correspondent and editor with press 
assn. ; chief of press release section, Dept. of Public 
Relations, Fed. Home Loan BanlJ Bd. ; Commissioned 
in U. S. Naval Reserve Mar. 13, 1941 ; assigned as 
asst. naval att. and asst. naval att. for air at Mexico 
City Aug. 13, 1941 ; married. 

Brandt, George Louis. — b. Washington, D.C., Sept. 

23, 1892; Business High Sch. (D. C.) ; Oeorge Wash- 
ington U. 1 yr. ; private tutors 1 yr. ; stenog., Wash- 
ington Navy Yard, 1907-15 ; app. student interpreter 
in Turkey Mar. 24, 1915; at Cairo Mar. 13, 1916; 
cons. asst. and detailed to the Dept. Mar. 23, 1919; 
v.c. of career of class three and v.c. at Alexandria 
Dec. 31, 1919; class two May 24, 1920; class one 
Nov. 17, 1921 ; cons, of class seven June 22, 1922 ; 
detailed to Messina Sept. 5, 1922; For. Ser. 
officer of class eight July 1, 1924 ; class seven Aug. 8, 
1924 ; to the Dept. Oct. 29, 1924 ; asst. chief. Visa 
Office, Dec. 1, 1924 ; chief June 1, 1927 ; class six June 
30, 1927; cons, at Beirut June 20, 1928; class five 
May 23, 1929 ; at Cologne June 25, 1930 ; class four 
Feb. 4, 1931 ; at Genoa June 11, 1932 ; to the Dept. 
Dec. 29, 1933 ; class three June 1, 1937 ; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17. 1937 ; cons, at Mexico City Feb. 
1, 1938 ; tech. adviser, meeting of Intergovernmental 
Committee on Political Refugees, fivian, France, and 
London, England, 1938 ; detailed to the Philippine 
Govt, as adviser on immigration matters, Nov. 12, 
1938 ; to the Dept. July 13, 1939 ; admin, officer. Special 
Div., Sept. 1, 1939 ; class two Nov. 16, 1939 ; chief, 
Special Div., Jan. 2, 1941 ; couns. of emb. at Berlin Oct. 

24, 1941 ; married. 

Bream, Charles Gray.— b. Albion, Ind., Nov. 3, 1914 ; 
Natrona Co., Wyo., High Sch. grad. ; Midland Coll., 
A.B. 1936; U. of Chicago, M.A. 1939, Ph.D. 1941; 
ti acher in high sch. 1936-37 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v. c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Mar. 20, 1941 ; v. c. at Halifax Aug. 15, 1941. 

Breckinridge, John. — b. Columbia, Mo., Sept. 18, 1916 ; 
George Washington, A.B. 1941, Law Sch. 1941- ; elk., 
Dept. of Justice, 193G-40 ; app. admin, asst. at $2,600 in 
the Dept. of State Jan. 27, 1941 ; chief of ser. record 
and budget section, Div. of Personnel Supervision and 
Management, at $3,200 June 27, 1941 ; married. — DP. 

Breen, Mary Agnes. — b. Washington, D. C. ; Business 
High Sch. ; Notre Dame Acad. ; stenog. 2 yrs. ; app. elk. 



at $900 in the Dept. of State Feb. 19, 1915 ; at $1,000 
July 1, 1916; at $1,200 Dec. 1, 1917; at $1,400 Nov. 
5, 1921 ) at $1,680 July 1, 1924 ; at .$1,740 Mar. 1. 1925 ; 
at $1,800 Dec. 1, 1925 ; at $1,860 May 1, 1927 ; at $2,000 
July 1, 1928; at $2,100 July 1, 1928; stenog.. Int. Conf. 
on Safety of Life at Sea, London, 1929 ; at $2,300 
July 1, 1930; elk., London Naval Conf., 1935-36; at 
$2,400 Aug. 1. 1936; at $2,500 Apr. 16, 1939; admin. 
asst. at $2,600 Aug. 1, 1941.— IN. 

Brereton, William Denny, Jr, (Capt.). — b. Globe, 
Ariz., Dec. 15, 1886; Allegheny Prep. Sch.; U. S. N. A. 
giad. 1908 ; assigned as naval att. and naval att. for 
air at Buenos Aires and Montevideo Apr. 6, 1939 ; re- 
lieved of duties at Montevideo, Sept. 13, 1940 ; married. 

Brett, Homer, Jr. (Ensign), — b. Santa Cruz Tenerife, 
Canary I.. Oct. 7, 1914, of Am. parents ; sch. in Eng- 
land ; Marion Mil. Inst. grad. ; U.S.M.A. 1933-34 ; U. of 
Va., B.S. 1936; trainee with nifg. company 1936, with 
Venezuela branch of oil company 1936-41 ; commis- 
sioned in U. S. Naval Reserve July 28, 1941 ; assigned 
as asst. naval att. and asst. naval att. for air at 
Caracas Aug. 16, 1941. 

Breuer, Carl.— b. Buffalo, N.Y., Jan. 25, 1906; Salis- 
bury Sch. grad.; Princeton, B.S. 1929, grad. work 
1930 31 ; bank elk., Paris, 1929-30 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Dec. 17, 1931 ; v.c. at Zurich Jan. 20, 1932 ; 
For. Ser. Sch. Nov. 29, 1932 ; v.c. at Port-au-Prince Mar. 
31, 1933 ; also 3d sec. at Port-au-Prince Oct. 24, 1934 ; 
3d sec. at Ottawa Dec. 31, 1935 ; also v.c. at Ottawa May 
2, 1936; v.c. and 3d sec. at La Paz Aug. 10, 1937; 
v.c. at Callao-Lima June 20, 1938; class eight Mar. 1, 
1940 ; v.c. at La Guaira Dec. 27, 1940 ; married. 

Brewster, William Lyle. — b. El Paso, Tex., Mar. 23, 
1917; Brownsville High Sch. grad.; U. of Tex., B.J. 
1938 ; newspaper reporter 1939-40 ; app. elk. in Am. 
consulate at Matamoros Sept. 3, 1940 ; at Torieon Nov. 
18, 1940 ; v.c. at Torreon Aug. 23, 1941. 

Bridge, Henry Poynton. — ^b. Wanganui, New Zealand, 
Dec. 22, 1874 ; Wanganui Boys' Sch. ; exec, positions in 
New Zealand 19 yrs. ; public accountant, auditor, and 
trade assignee ; app. cons. agt. at Christchurch Apr. 5, 
1921 ; resigned Mar. 7, 1927 ; app. cons. agt. at Christ- 
church Mar. 31, 1928. 

Briggs, Ellis Ormsbee. — b. Watertown, Mass., Dec. 
1, 1899 ; Dartmouth, A.B. 1921 ; instr. in geography 
and Eng., Robert Coll., Constantinople, 1921-23 ; con- 
tributor to magazines 1923-25 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass. Sept. 11, 1925 ; v.c. of career May 20, 1926 ; 
v.c. at Callao-Lima May 25, 1926 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. May 17, 1928 ; 3d sec. at Lima May 28, 1928 ; class 
eight and cons. Dec. 19, 1929; to the Dept. Dec. 31, 
1929; class seven July 1, 1931; special mission to 
Liberia Feb. 1933, accompanying Maj. Gen. Winship ; 
League Council Committee on Liberia, London, June 
1933, and Geneva, Oct. 1933 ; 3d sec. at Habana Oct. 
4, 1933; 2d sec. at Habana Dec. 5, 1933; class six 
July 1, 1934 ; class five Apr. 1, 1936 ; to the Dept. June 
14, 1937 ; asst. chief, Div. of the Am. Republics, Oct. 
8, 1937 ; class four June 16, 1938 ; special mission to 
east coast of So. Amer. 1940 ; sec. to Am. del., 2d 



BIOGRAPHIES 



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Meeting of Ministers of F'or. Affairs of Am. Republics, 
Habana, li>40 ; class three Auk. 1. 1940; cons, and Ist 
sec. at Santiago Aug. 31, 1940; 1st soc. at Habana May 
1»1, 1941 ; niarritil. 

Brist, George Louis. — b. Hill Settlennent, Wis., June 
29, 187S ; business sell, and George Wasblngtou Law 
Sch. ; nigr. of store ; asst. to observer in Weatber Bu. 
189(5-97; npp. laborer in the Dept. of State Mar. 2, 
1897; elk. at ?900 Nov. 1, 1899; at $1,200 Oct. 11, 
1901 ; at $1,400 June 15, 1904 ; at $1,600 Mar. 4. 
1907; at $1,800 Nov. 2, 1908; special asst. at $2,000 
Jan. 1. 1920; act. ciiief. Div. of Passport Control, June 
9, 1920 ; at $2.r.00 Mar. 1, 1921 ; at $:5.000 July 1, 1921 ; 
act. chief. Div. of Passport Control, Aug. 17, 1922; 
chief, Nov. 1, 1922; at $8,300 July 1, 1924; v.c. 
at St. Stephen Oct. 28, 1925; married. 

Brookhart, Charles Edward. — b. Washington, Iowa, 
Sept. 13. 1S98 : Washin.uton High Sch. grad. ; Iowa 
State Coll.. B.S. 1924; U.S. Army 1917-19; newspaper 
wiirk 3 yrs. ; app. asst. trade commr. at Winnipeg July 
2, 1928 ; trade cummr. at Winnipeg Sept. 16, 1929 ; 
to the Bu. of For. and Dom. Com. Mar. 24, 1930; 
act. cml. att. at Bangkok Feb. 1. 1931 ; cml. att. at 
Bangkok Dec. 4, 19.U ; trade commr. at Batavia July 
1, 1933 ; to Bu. of For. and Dom. Com. May 28, 1935 ; 
trade commr. at London July 8, 1936 ; act. cml. att. at 
Copenhagen, temp., Aug. 6, 1936 ; trade commr. at 
Stockholm, temp., Sept. 22, 1936; asst. trade commr. 
at Warsaw, temp., June 1, 1937 ; trade commr. at 
London Oct. 31, 1937 ; For. Ser. officer of class seven 
July 1, 1939 ; trade commr. at Singapore, temp.. Oct. 
13, 1939 ; cons, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 
1939 ; cons, at London Dec. 29. 1939 ; at Singapore, 
temp., Feb. 23, 1940; at Shanghai Sept. 8, 1941. 

Brooks, Clarence C. — b. West Hoboken, N.J., Oct. 2, 
1894 ; U. of Fla. and Georgetown Sch. of For. Ser. ; 
asst. chief, Bu. of Information, Cuban Dept. of Agri. ; 
U.S. Army 1917-20, It. ; traveling sales mgr. in Cen. 
and So. Amer. ; entered Bu. of For. and Dom. Com. 
Sept 1921 ; app. asst. trade commr. at Buenos Aires 
July 1, 1922; at Santiago Dec. 1923; cml. att. at 
Montevideo Apr. 28, 1927 ; chief, Latin Am. Section, 
Bu. of For. and Dom. Com., 1931-33 ; cml. att. at 
Bogota Nov. 24, 1933 ; For. Ser. officer of class four 
July 1. 1939; cons, and sec. In the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 
10. 1939; cml. att. at Santiago Mar. 6, 1940; cons. 
at Buenos Aires Apr. 8, 1941 (canceled) ; 2d sec. at 
Santiago Aug. 7, 1941 ; married. 

Brooks, Russell Mott. — b. Salem, Oreg., Aug. 23, 
1890 ; Salem High Sch. grad. ; Oreg. Agri. Coll. 1909 ; 
U. of Oreg. 1911-13; Willamette U., LL.B. 1917; 
mem. of bar of Oreg. ; law practice 1917 ; U.S. Army 
1917-19; app. v.c. at Rotterdam July 9, 1919; at 
Newcastle-on-Tyne Dec. 24, 1920 ; v.c. of career of class 
three May 26, 1922; v.c. at Newcastle-on-Tyne June 23, 
1922; at Dresden Sept. 7, 1922; at Belfast Apr. 19, 
1924; class two May 10, 1924; For. Ser. officer unclaes. 
July 1, 1924; class eight, cons., and cons, at Belfast 
Aug. 24, 1927; at London Apr. 5, 1930; class seven 
July 24. 1930 ; at Curacao June 29, 19:i3 ; class six 
Oct. 1. 1935; at Johannesburg Dec. 5, 193C ; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937; cons, at Capetown, temp.. 



Jan. 15. 1939; at Johannesburg Mar. G, 1939; at 
Durban, temp.. Mar. 15, 1939; class five Apr. 1, 1939; 
at Johannesburg Aug. 11, 193<) ; at Casablanca Oct. 10, 
1941 ; niarriid. 

Brown, Aaron S. — b. Pontiac, Mich., Apr. 15, 1913; 
Cranbrook Sch. grad. ; Princeton, A.B. 1935 ; George- 
town Sch. of For. Ser. 1935-36 ; newspaper reporter 
1936-37 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 2, 1937 ; v.c. at Mexico 
City July 8, 19:!7 ; to the Dept. Oct. 22, 1938 (For. 
Ser. Sch. Jan.-June 1939) ; v.c. at Warsaw June 30, 
1939 (canceled) ; married. — S. 

Brown, Byron Clark (Capt., ret.). — b. Brookline, 
Mass., Aug. 20, 1894 ; entered U. S. Army Aug. 24, 1917 ; 
ret. Mar. 31, 1919 ; assigned as asst. mil. att. at Santiago 
May 21, 1941 (canceled) ; at Quito July 31, 1941. 

Brown, James Elwyn, Jr. — b. Sewickley, Pa., Apr. 

6, 1902 ; St. Paul's Sch. ; Yale, B.A. 1925 ; ficole Libre 
des Sciences Politiques 1925-27 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass. and v.c. of career May 17, 1928 ; For. Ser. 
Sch. May 24, 1928 ; v.c. at Mexico City Oct. 10, 1928 ; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 15. 1931 ; 3d .sec. at Santo 
Domingo Oct. 29. 1931 ; class eight July 1, 1934 ; 
cons. Jan. 22, 1935; 3d sec. at Habana Aug. 8-Oct. 
31, 1935 ; at Stockholm Aug. 20, 1935 ; at London 
Nov. 25. 1936 ; class seven Apr. 1, 1937 ; 2d sec. at 
London May 6, 1937 ; class six Nov. 16, 1939 ; married. 

Brown, Robert Young. — b. Dothan, Ala., May 20, 
1905; Dothan High Sch.; Ala. Polytech. Inst., B.S. 
1926; O. R. C. 1926-31, 2d It.; instr. in hist. Ala. 
Polytech. Inst., 1925-26; elk. and mgr. touring bu. 
1927-28 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. ami v.c. of 
career May 17, 1928 ; For. Ser. Sch. May 21, 1928 ; 
v.c. at Baghdad Nov. 5, 1928 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Feb. 4, 1931 ; also 3d sec. at Baghdad May 18, 1931 ; 
v.c. at Cairo May 24, 1932 ; class eight July 1, 1934 ; 
cons. Jan. 22, 1935 ; cons, at Cairo Jan. 24, 1935 ; 
cons, and 3d sec. at Bogota July 17, 1935 ; 3d sec. at 
PanamA July 23, 1936 ; cons, and 3d sec. at San Jos6 
Dec. 20, 1937 ; class seven Apr. 1, 1939 ; 2d sec. at 
San Jos6 in addition to duties as cons. June 20, 1939 ; 
cons, and 2d sec. at Montevideo Feb. 20, 1941. 

Brown, Stephen Colby. — b. Washington, D.C., Dec^ 

7, 1910; Ilerndon (Va.) High Sch. grad.; Georgetown, 
B.S. (For. Ser.) 1935; elk.. Govt. Printing Office, 
1929-32 ; fingerprint classifier, Dept. of Justice 1932- 
36 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1936; v.c. at Rotterdam 
Nov. 23, 1936 ; For. Sor. Sch. Jan. 19, 1938 ; v.c. at 
Shanghai June 29, 1938; at Yiinnanfu (Kunming) 
Dec. 17, 1938. 

Brown, William Harris.— b. South Plainfield, N.J., 
Dec. 25, 1890 ; business-sch. grad. ; stenog. and sec. 
1909-17; U. S. Army 1918-21; app. elk. In Am. 
consulate at Port-au-Prince Aug. 19, 1921 ; v.c. at 
Port-au-Prince Dec. 27, 1921 ; at Halifax Apr. 17, 
1923 ; resigned Sept. 10, 1923 ; app. v.c. at Halifax 
Dec. 28, 1923; at Sherlirooke Aug. 30, 1930; at St. 
Stephen Jan. 8, 1932 ; at Moncton, temp., July 18, 
1935; at St. Stephen Aug. 22, 1935; at Niagara Falls 
July 31. 1937; married. 



REGISTER OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE 1941 



Browne, Sidney Hand. — b. Baltimore, Md., Aug. 31, 
1901 ; Kent Sch. ; Harvard, A.B. 1923 ; Columbia U., 
grad. work 1925-26 ; elk., steamship company, 1923-24 ; 
Ralesman 1924-25 ; elk.. Library of Cong., 1927 ; app. 
For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.C. of career July 5, 
1927 ; For. Ser. Sch. Sept. 29, 1927 ; v.c. at Antofagasta 
Mar. 8, 1928; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 15, 1930; 
v.c. at Rotterdam Aug. 16, 1930 ; at Batavia Sept. 20, 
1933; class eight July 1, 1934; cons. Jan. 22, 1935; 
cons, at Batavia Jan. 24, 1935; at Medan July 20, 
1935 ; class seven Apr. 1, 1937 ; cons, at Buenos Aires 
June 4, 19.38 ; class six Apr. 1, 1939 ; cons, at Genoa 
Dec. 27, 1940 (canceled) ; at Saigon May 6, 1941 ; 
married. 

Broy, Charles Clinton. — b. Sperryville, Va., July 26, 
1887; Roanoke Coll., A.B. 1906, A.M. 1907; Prince- 
ton, A.M. 1908; National U. Law Sch. 1924-25; elk. 
1908-9 ; app. cons. asst. July 19, 1909 ; v. and dep. 
cons. gen. at Boma Sept. 1, 1909 ; v. and dep. cons. 
at Milan Mar. 16, 1911 ; to the Dept. Sept. 5, 1913 ; 
v.c. at Dublin May 25, 1916 ; cons, of class eight July 
12, 1916 ; cons, at Karachi Aug. 3, 1916 (canceled) ; 
detailed to London Oct. 19, 1918 ; representative. Int. 
Conf. on Passport Control, London, 1919 ; class six 
Sept. 5, 1919 ; resigned Nov. 16, 1919 ; app. cons, of 
class six Nov. 15, 1920; cons, at Lille Dec. 13. 1920; 
at Cherbourg July 21, 1921 ; to proceed to Wa.shington 
Sept. 9, 1922 ; For. Ser. officer of class seven July 1, 
1924 ; class six Aug. 8, 1924 ; mem., Interdept. Commit- 
tee on Codification of Navigation Laws, 1926-27 ; 
cons, at Nassau Dec. 15, 1926 ; at London Sept. 12, 
1929; class five Dec. 19, 1929; at Brussels Oct. 2, 
1936-July 15, 1941 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; 
married. 

Bruins, John Herman. — b. Coopersville, Mich., May 
5, 1896; Hamilton Coll., A.B. 1918; U. S. Army 
1918-19, 2d It. ; financial and credit investigator 
1919-23 ; app. cons. asst. Aug. 28, 1923 ; detailed to 
the Dept. Sept. 5, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 
1, 1924; v.c. at Riga Sept. 17, 1924; at Singapore 
May 27, 1926 ; class eight, cons., and cons, at 
Singapore May 23, 1929 ; at Southampton Aug. 26, 
1929 ; class seven Feb. 4, 1931 ; cons, at Hamburg 
Oct. 20, 1931 ; at Danzig, temp., Feb. 10, 1934 ; at 
Hamburg Nov. 8, 1934 ; at Prague Dec. 1, 1934 ; class 
six Oct. 1, 1935 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec 1, 1937 ; 
class five Jan. 3, 19.38 ; cons, at Hong Kong and 
Macau Jan. 7, 1939 ; married. 

Bruner, Glen Willard. — b. Red Cloud, Nebr., Aug. 
22, 1897; Colo. Agri. Coll., B.S. 1917; U. of Grenoble 
1919 ; Northwestern U., M.A. 1927 ; U. S. Army 1917- 
19, overseas service; teacher in high sch. 1919-20; 
educational work in Japan 1920-31 ; app. elk. in Am. 
consulate at Nagasaki Aug. 1, 1931 ; v.c. at Nagasaki 
Oct. 30, 1931 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 2, 1937 ; v.c. at 
Nagasaki July 7, 1987 ; at Nagoya, temp., July 17, 
1937; language officer at Tokyo Oct. 25, 1937; v.c. at 
Kobe Oct. 5, 1939 ; at Nagoya, temp., Apr. 30, 1940 ; 
at Kobe Nov. 2, 1940 ; at Taihoku Mar. 8, 1941 ; class 
eight May 1, 1941 ; married. 

Bruns, "William Henry. — b. Washington, D.C., Feb. 19, 
1916; Georgetown, B.S. (For. Ser.) 1939; asst. civil 



engineer, Washington Navy Yard, 1938-39 ; passenger 
agt. for air-trans, company 1940; app. v.c. at Panamd 
Oct. 16, 1941. 

Bryan, Rose Sachs (Mrs.). — b. New York, N.Y. ; 
high-scb. grad. ; business sch. ; Nat. Sch. of Fine and 
Applied Art 1930 ; stenog. 192S 29 ; elk. in Post Office 
Dept. 1929, in Dept. of State .Tan.-July 1930, in Vet- 
erans' Bu. 1930; app. elk. at $1,440 in the Dept. of 
State Aug. 16, 1930 ; at $1,620 May 1, 1931 ; at $1,800 
May 16, 1935 ; at $2,000 July 1, 1937 ; at $2,100 Apr. 
16, 1939 ; admin, asst. at $2,600 Nov. 16. 1940. — FA. 

Bucknell, Howard, Jr. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., Feb. 17, 
1899 ; schs. in U. S. and Switzerland ; business 
.sch.; U. of Ga. 1% yrs. ; U. S. Army 1918, It.; app. 
student interpreter in China Sept. 8, 1919 ; v.c. at 
Chungking May 10, 1921 ; at Peking Nov. 3, 1921 ; v.c. 
and interpreter at Changsha Dec. 8, 1921 ; at Canton 
Nov. 13, 1922 ; cons, of class seven Dec. 19, 1923 ; 
detailed to Shanghai (asst. mixed-court a-ssessor) Jan. 
28, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class eight July 1, 1924 ; 
sr. mixed-court assessor Apr. 30, 1925 ; class seven 
Oct. 20, 1926; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Feb. 5, 1927; 
3d sec. at Peking Feb. 10, 1927 ; class six May 23, 1929 ; 
representative of Am. minister to China in negotia- 
tions with regard to Provisional Court, Shanghai, Dec. 
1929-Feb. 1930 ; 2d sec. at Panama June 13, 1930 ; 
class five Feb. 4, 1931 ; 2d sec. at Belgrade May 21, 
1932 ; to the Dept. Feb. 28, 1934 ; class four Oct. 1, 
1935 ; press officer, Inter-Am. Conf. for Maintenance 
of Peace, Buenos Aires, 1936 ; asst. chief, Div. of Cur- 
rent Information, Jan. 18, 1937 ; cons, at Geneva Aug. 
12, 1937 ; class three Jan. 3, 1938 ; cons, at Barcelona 
May 23, 1939 ; cons. gen. June 13, 1939 ; cons. gen. 
at Barcelona June 22, 1939 ; 1st sec. at Madrid Mar. 
1, 1940 ; also cons. gen. at Madrid May 6. 1940 ; class 
two Aug. 1, 1940 ; couns. of emb. at Madrid in addi- 
tion to duties as cons. gen. Sept. 27, 1940 ; to the Dept. 
Oct. 24, 1940 ; asst. chief, Div. of Current Information, 
Dec. 2, 1940 ; married.— CI. 

Buell, Robert Lewis. — b. Rochester, N.Y., Mar. 6, 
1898 ; Phillips Exeter grad. ; Harvard, A.B. 1919 ; 
Am. Field Ser. in France 1917 ; French Army 1918-19 ; 
reconstruction work in France 1920-21 ; with export 
firm 1920-21; asst. treas., wholesale firm, 1921-24; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass. Mar. 20, 1925 ; v.c. of 
career and v.c. at Calcutta Sept. 2, 1925 ; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 25, 1927; 3d sec. at Lon- 
don Apr. 7, 1927; at Stockholm, temp.. May 20, 19.30; 
class eight and cons. July 24, 1930 ; 3d sec. at London 
Oct. 9, 1930; at Peiping Dec. 8, 1930; also cons, at 
Tientsin Jan. 23, 1931 ; cons, at Colombo June 19, 
1933 ; class seven Oct. 1, 1935 ; to the Dept. Nov. 8, 
1937 ; clas.s six Aug. 17, 1938 ; cons, and 2d sec. at Berlin 
Dec. 6. 1940 ; cons, at Leipzig, temp.. May 7, 1941 ; For. 
Ser. officer at Manila, temp., to assist high comnir. to 
the Philippines Aug. 1-1, 1941 ; cons, at Singapore Aug. 
14, 1941. 

Buford, Mary Elizabeth (Mrs.) — b. Hodgenville, Ky. ; 
Jackson (Tenn.) High Sch. grad.; Lambuth College, 
A.B. ; Union U. 1 yr. ; private tutors ; studied law ; 
Veteran.s' Admin. 1918-35 ; app. admin, asst. at $2,600 
in the Dept. of State Dec. 9, 1935; at $2,700 Apr. 1, 
1938; divisional asst. at $3,200 Sept. 15, 1938.— PR. 



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Parker Wilson. — h. Bo((>tourt Co.. Va., 

: HandiilphMacon Anul. : UamlolpliMacon, 

Vasliinirton and Lee. LL.B. l!)lt); incin. of 

whoU-sah' and retail business IDOO-lDOt ; 

igh sell. 1910-14; law practice 101(5-18; 

class elfiht Apr. 30. 1918; cons, at Mahno 

S; detailed to IIelsin>,'fors Apr. LT), 1919; 

•r Allied Trade Conimn. for Finland 1919: 

Sept. 5, 1919 ; cons, at Ceiba Sept. 16. 

lOl'O; at Surabaya Feb. 10, 1921; class six Auf;. IJX. 

1922 ; cons, at Aleppo Apr. 28, 1923 ; class five June 

3. 1924: For. Ser. offleer of class six July 1, 1924; 

to tbo Dept. Feb. 2. 1925; chief, Tassport Div., Mar. 

1, 1927 ; class the May 17, 1928 ; cons, at Berlin June 

27. 1928; at Casablanca Nov. 19, 1929; class four 

July 24, 19;?0 ; at Cologne June 20. 1934 ; cons. gen. 

July 31. 1935; cons. gen. at Li.sbon Aug. 3, 1935; at 

Sydney, N. S., Apr. 2, 1937 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 

Aug. 17. 1937; cons. gen. at Basel Dec. 1, 1938; 

at Glasgow Dec. 26, 1940 ; class three May 1, 1941. 

Bundy, Vernon Everett. — b. Blue Rapids, Kans., Aug. 
7. 1S92: Farmington (N. Mex.) High Sch. grad. ; Kans. 
State Coll., B.Sc. 1920 ; Canadian Army 1917-19, over- 
seas service ; newspaper reporter and editor 1920-24 ; 
instr. in journalism, Washburn Coll.. 1924-25; instr. 
in Eng.. Kans. State Coll., 1925-27 ; asst. extension 
editor. Ohio State U., 1927-30 ; newspaper reporter 
and editor 1930-31 ; special agri. writer, Dept. of 
Agri., 1931-34 ; specialist in information, Agri. Ad- 
justment Admin., 1934-38 ; app. economic analyst at 
$5,600 in the Dept. of State July 26, 1938; divisional 
asst. July 6, 1939 ; married. — TA. 

Bunn, Charles.— b. St. Paul. Minn., July 23, 1893 ; 
Prin.eton. A.B. 1914; Harvard, LL.B. 1917; mem. of 
bars of Minn, and Wis.; U. S. Army 1917-19, 1st It.; 
law practice 1920-33; prof, of law. U. of Wis., 1934- ; 
app. special asst. to the under sec. of state at $8,000 in 
the Dept. of State Sept. 2, 1941 ; al.so act. chief, Div. 
of E.xports and Defense Aid, Oct. 8, 1941 ; mem., Bd. of 
Economic Operations of Dept. of State, 1941- ; mar- 
ried. — DR. 

Burdett, William Carter. — b. Nashville, Tenn., Feb. 
3. 1884 : Knoxville High Sch. ; U. of Tenn. 1 yr. ; U. S. 
Army, Philippine In.surrection, 1900-1903; engineer in 
So. Amer. 190.3-6; explorer 1907; mining 1908-16; 
U. S. Army 1917-19. cnpt. ; app. cons, of class seven 
Sept. 5. 1919: cons, at En.senada Nov. 1, 1919; class 
six Nov. 19. 1921 ; at Seville May 17. 1922; class Ave 
Dec. 19. 1923; For. Ser. officer of class six July 1, 
1924: cons, at Brussels Aug. 19. 1925; class five Aug. 
31. 1925; class four Oct. 16, 1929; at CallaoLinia 
Apr. 17, 1930; cons. gen. and cons. gen. at Callao-Lima 
Oct. 18, 1930 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. May 4, 1032 ; also 
Ist sec. at Lima May 12, 1932; relieved of duties as 
cons. gen. at Callao-Lima Aug. 4, 1932; Ist sec. at 
Panam.'^ Aug. 9. 19.33 ; cons. gen. at Buenos Aires 
July 5. 1935; class three Oct. 1, 19.35; at Rio de 
Janeiro June 1. 1937: class two Jan. 3, 1938; couns. 
of emb. at Rio de Janeiro In addition to duties as 
cons. gen. Apr. 17, 1939; class one Aug. 1. 1040: 
to the Dept. June 10. 1041 ; dir.. For. Ser. Officers' 
Training Sch.. Aug. 28. 1941 ; mem., For. Ser. S(h. Bd.. 
1041- : married.— FSS. 

41.S997— 42 7 



Burgher. Robert S. (Lt. Comdr.) b. Dallas, T<-x., 

Dec. 3, 1S09; Terrill Sell, grad.; Princeton, A.B. 1921; 
app. SIC. of enib. or leg. of class four Dec. 15, 1021; 
to the Dept. of State Jan. 3, 1922; to Panama Mar. 1, 
1922; to Guatemala Mar. 24, 1923; to San Job6 May 
23. 1923; to Panama June 4. 1924; For. Ser. officer of 
cl.iss eight July 1. 1924; class seven Apr. 30. 1925; 
.3(1 .sec. at Tokyo July 29, 1925; to the Dept. Feb. 2, 
1029; resigned Feb. 17, 1929; comniissioned in U. S. 
Naval Reserve June 15, 1931; assigned as asst. naval 
att. at Buenos Aires July 11, 1941 ; married. 

Burke, Gordon Lee. — b. Shanghai, China, of Am. 
parents, Dec. 16, 1893; private tutors in China; 
Branliam and Hughes Prep. Sch. grad. ; Vanderbilt, 
A.B. 1915 : U. S. Army 1917-10, 2d It. ; hardware 
business 1919-21 ; elk. in Am. consulate at Changsha 
June 1921 ; app. v.c. at Changsha Nov. 22, 1922 ; at 
Swatow Mar. 3, 1923 ; at Hankow May 13, 1924 ; at 
Nanking, temp.. July 30, 1925 ; at Hankow Aug. 4, 
1926 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career 
Aug. 24. 1927 ; v.c. at Chefoo. temp.. Sept. 19, 1927 ; 
language officer at Peking Apr. 20, 1928; v.c. at Foo- 
chow Feb. 6, 1031 ; class eight, cons., and cons, at 
Foochow Oct. 1, 1935 ; at Tientsin M.iy 29, 1937 ; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; class .seven Aug. 17, 
1938; married. 

Burke. Thomas.— b. New York, N.Y.. Oct. 16, 1895; 
De La Salle Inst. grad. ; New York U. Law Sch. 1915- 
17 ; Pulitzer Sch. of Journalism 1923-25 ; special in- 
struction in economics, int. law, philosophy, mathe- 
matics, and science in U. S., Ireland, and Germany ; re- 
search for newspaper 1915-17; U. S. Army 1917-19, 
act. capt., overseas service ; sales promotion mgr. 
1919-23 ; pres. of construction corp. 192.3-31 ; Euro- 
pean dir. of oil company 1931-33; representative of 
oil company, Cen. European oil conferences. I'aris, 
Hamburg, Berlin, and Rome. 1930, 1931. 1932 ; For. 
Exchange Conf., Berlin, 1932; div. chief, Bu. of 
For. and Dom. Com. 1934-38 ; app. chief, Div. of Int. 
Communications, Dept. of State, at $8,000 Aug. 22, 
1938 ; representative, U. S.-Canada Aviation Conf., Ot- 
tawa, 1939; U. S. representative. North Am. Regional 
Radio-Engineering Meeting, Washington, 1941 ; chm., 
r. S. Nat. Comnin. of Permanent Am. Aeronautical 
Connun.. 1941- ; married. — IN. 

Burke. Thomas Edmund. — h. Torrington, Conn., Feb. 
14, 1808 ; St. Aiiselms Coll. 1919-20 ; Georgetown Sch. 
of F(.r. Ser. 1920-22; bank elk., summer 1917; U. S. 
Army 1918 10 ; elk. steamship company, 1921; app. 
elk. in Am. consulate at Bombay July 21, 1922; v.c. 
at Bombay July 7, 1923 ; at Basel Jan. 6. 1925 ; at 
Malmo Jan. 23, 1920; at Giiteborg Sept. 27. 1926; at 
Oslo Apr. 10. 1928; at Niagara Falls May 4. 1929; 
at Riga Apr. 7. 1930; at Ilelsingfors July 31. 1931 ; at 
Zagreb Nov. 28. 1034; at Quebec Dec. 10, 1036; at 
0>aka June 20. 1040; at Dairen. temp., Oct. 17, 1941; 
married. 

Burnham. Francis Irvine. — b. Salt Lake City, Utah, 
June 26. 1901; Latter Day Saints High Sch.; U. of 
Utah. Latter Day Saints Coll.. Columbia Sch. of Draft- 
ing. LaSalle Extension U. law course, and Georgetown 
Sch. of For. Ser. ; Harvard, summer 1032 ; U. of Mich., 



REGISTER OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE 1941 



summer 1938; with importing company 1916-20; 
draftsman 1926-28 ; Bii. of Census 1929 ; draftsman, 
Commn. of Inquiry and Conciliation, Bolivia and I'ara- 
t:uay, July-Oct. 1929; app. draftsman at $1,800 in 
the Dept. of State Oct. 1, 1929 ; at $1,920 July 1, 1930 ; 
at $2,300 Aug. 1, 1930 ; cartographic engineer at 
$2,600 July 1, 1931 ; at $2,700 Apr. 1, 1938 ; at $3,200 
May 1, 1940 ; married. — Ge. 

Burns, John Howard. — b. Pauls Valley, Okla., Dec. 12, 
1913 ; Pauls Valley fligh Sch. grad. ; U. of Okla., A.B. 
1935 ; sec. to mem. of Cong. 1940-41 ; elk. in Am. con- 
sulate at Ciudad Juarez July 2-15, 1941 ; app. For. 
Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 1941, qualified July 16, 1941 ; v.c. 
at Ciudad Juarez July 16, 1941. 

Burrows, Charles Robert. — b. Detroit, Mich., Feb. 25, 
1910; Willard (Ohio) High Sch. grad.; Otterbein 
Coll., A.B. 1931 ; N. Y. U., M. Sc. 1932 ; George Wash- 
ington Law Sch. 1934-35 ; divisional supt. in dept. 
store 1932-33; elk. 1933-34 and admin, asst. 1934-39, 
Dept. of Agri. ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser., and assigned as v.c. 
at Habana Mar. 2, 1939; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 4, 1940; 
v.c. and 3d sec. at La Paz June 5, 1940 ; married. 

Bursley, Herbert Sidney. — b. Washington, U.C, Sept. 
25, 1896; Central High Sch. (D.C.) grad.; George 
Washington U. 1914-16 ; elk., Govt, depts., 1914-16 ; 
app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at London Nov. 21, 
1916 ; v.c. at London May 31, 1919 ; cons. asst. Sept. 
8, 1919 ; v.c. at Bradford Dec. 8, 1919 ; at London, 
Dec. 31, 1919; at Dublin Apr. 22, 1920; at Sofia Jan. 
27, 1921 ; at Constantinople Jan. 30, 1923 ; app. v.c. 
of career of class three Feb. 26, 1923 ; v.c. at Con- 
stantinople Mar. 2, 1923 ; class two Nov. 23, 1923 ; class 
one May 10, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 
1924 ; class nine and cons. Aug. 8, 1924 ; assigned to 
I'rague Aug. 16, 1924 ; class eight Sept. 20, 1924 ; cons, 
at Belgrade Feb. 5, 1925; at Sault Ste, Marie, temp., 
June 14, 1926 ; at Guaymas Sept. 8, 1920 ; class seven 
May 17, 1928; cons, at Smyrna (Izmir) Dec. 4, 1929; 
class six July 24, 1930 ; also for Italian Islands of 
the Aeg( an June 26, 1931 ; at Kingston, Jamaica, Oct. 
19. 1932 (canceled) ; to the Dept. Jan. 19, 1933; class 
five Oct. 1, 1935; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 6, 1936; 
For. Ser. officer at the emb. at Mexico City Nov. 14, 
1936 ; 2d sec. at Mexico City Nov. 20, 1936 ; class four 
Jan. 3, 1938 ; 1st sec. at Mexico City Mar. 21, 1938 ; 
to the Dept. July 29, 1938 ; asst. chief, Div. of the Am. 
Republics, Sept. 26, 1938; sec. 81 h Am. Scientific 
Cong., Washington, 1940 ; class three Aug. 1, 1940 ; 
married. — RA. 



Aug. 28, 1926; at Berlin. Oct. 20, 1926; at Ric de 
Janeiro Feb. 14, 1927 ; at Manftos, temp., Sept. 22, 
1927 ; at Pernambuco, temp., Dec. 31, 1927 ; at "!ahip 
temp., Feb. 15, 1928; at Rio de Janeiro Sept. 1 b, t^iS; 
class eight, cons., and cons, at Rio de Janeiro May 23, 
1929 ; at Buenos Aires June 20, 1929 ; at Montreal 
Nov. 15, 1930; class seven Feb. 4, 1931; at Curagao 
July 9, 1931 ; to the Dept. Aug. 28, 1933 ; cons, at 
Montreal, temp., July 10, 1935 ; class six Oct. 1, 1935 ; 
at Ottawa Oct. 17. 1935 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 
25, 1936; also 2d sec. at Ottawa Apr. 30, 1936; cons, 
at Veracruz Apr. 3, 1937 ; detailed to Agrarian Claims 
Commn., U. S. and Mexico, 1939-40 ; 2d sec. at Mexico 
City, Dec. 1, 1939; cons, at Prague Apr. 27, 1940 (can- 
celed) ; at Regina, temp., July 29, 1940 ; at Valparaiso 
July 30, 1940; class five Aug. 16, 1941; married. 

Busser, William Franklin. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., Dec. 
10, 1907; sch. in Austria-Hungary; King's Sch. (Ches- 
ter, England) grad. ; U. of Pa., B.S. 1932 ; Cesare Alfleri, 
Florence, Italy, diploma 1935 ; elk. in consulate gen. 
at Vienna 1925-28 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 1, 1935 ; v.c. 
at Warsaw Oct. 5, 1935; For. Ser. Sch. Aug. 4, 1936; 
v.c. at Buenos Aires Dec. 18, 1930 ; to the Dept. Jan. 
2, 1941 ; class eight Aug. 16, 1941 ; married. 

Butler, George Howland. — b. Chicago, 111., Feb. 6, 
1894 ; tech.-high-sch. grad. ; U. of 111., B.S. 1915 ; in 
steel company 1915-16 ; 111. State Highway Commn. 
1916 ; U.S. Army 1916-19, capt. ; civil engineer 1919-21 ; 
building insp. and supt. of public works 1921-22 ; real- 
estate business 1922-26 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. 
and v.c. of career Sept. 1, 1926 ; v.c. at La Paz Feb. 26, 
1927 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. May 17, 1928 ; also 3d sec. 
at La Paz May 21, 1928 ; v.c. at Montreal Apr. 4, 1929 ; 
3d sec. at Santiago, Chile, Apr. 26, 1930; class eight 
and cons. Feb. 27, 1931 ; cons, and 3d sec. at Asuncion 
Jan. 29, 1934; class seven July 1, 1934; 2d sec. at 
Asuncion in addition to duties as cons. Jan. 31, 1935 ; 
to the Dept. Apr. 29, 1935; class six Apr. 1, 1936; 
asst. chief, Div. of the Am. Republics, Nov. 10, 1937 ; 
asst. to chm. of Am. del., 8th Int. Conf. of Am. States, 
Lima, 1938 ; class five Mar. 1, 1939 ; 2d sec. at Lima 
May 26, 1939 ; mem. of mission for study of representa- 
tion of U. S. business in other Am. republics, 1940 ; class 
four May 1, 1941 ; 1st sec. at Lima Aug. 9. 1941 ; 
married. 

Butler, John A. (Capt.). — ^b. New Orleans, La., Sept. 
30, 1910 ; St. Paul's Coll. grad. ; Southwest La. Inst. 
1927-28; Loyola U. 1928-30; U.S.N.A. grad. 1934; 
assigned as naval att. at Ciudad Trujillo Nov, 22, 
1939 ; married. 



Burt, Joseph Floyd. — b. Fairfield, 111., Dec. 12, 1896 ; 

high-sch. grad. ; business sch. ; stenog. 1914-15 ; asst. 
dept. mgr. of wholesale firm 1915-17 ; elk., War Dept., 
May-July 1917 ; civilian employee. Camp Sheridan, 
Ala., and Ft. Sheridan, 111., 1917-18 ; U. S. Army 1918- 
20 ; elk. in Am. mission at Vienna 1920-21 ; in Am. 
consulate at Vienna 1921 ; v.c. at Vienna 1921-23 ; app. 
v.c. of career of class three Mar. 7, 1924 ; v.c. at 
Vienna Mar. 12, 1924; at Berlin June 18, 1924; 
For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; v.c. at Cobleuz 
Nov. 9, 1925 ; at Berlin Dec. 3. 1925 ; at Cologno, temp.. 



Butrick, Richard Porter. — b. Lockport, N.Y., Aug. 6, 
1894 ; high-sch. grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; Georgetown 
Sch. of For. Ser. 1921 ; Bu. of Fisheries 1915-17 ; Gen. 
Accounting Office 1917-21 ; app. V.c. of career of class 
three Oct. 26, 1921 ; v.c. at Valparaiso Dec. 14, 1921 ; 
at Iquique Oct. 6, 1922 ; class two Nov. 23, 1923 ; at 
Guayaquil Dec. 3, 1923 ; class one May 10, 1924 ; For. 
Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; class nine and cons. 
Aug. 8, 1924 ; class eight Feb. 24, 1925 ; cons, at 
Hankow Nov. 9, 1926 ; class seven May 17, 1928 ; class 
six Dec. 19, 1929 ; class five July 1, 1931 ; cons, at St. 



BIOGRAPHIES 



89 



Joliii Mar. 2C. in.'?2 ; nt ShaiiKliai Apr. nO, 19:{2 ; class 
\'mr Oct. 1, 1035 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Auj;. 17, lO:?? ; 
cla^-: three Jan. 3. 1938; clns.s two Amk. 1. 1940 ; 
conns, of ciuli. at Chunpkin;,'. temp.. Apr. 9, 1941 ; at 
rcipiiiK Apr. IG. 1041 ; niani.d. 

Butterworth, William Walton, Jr. — b. Now Orleans, 
I.a.. Sept. 7. 190.">: I>!iwrenceville I'rep. Sell. j;i"i«<l- ; 
rrinceton. H.A. 1925 ; U. of Dijon, summer 1925 ; 
Rhodes scholar, Worcester Coll.. Oxford, 1925-27 ; app. 
For. Ser. oflJcer unclass. and v.c. of career May 17, 1928 ; 
assigned to the For. Ser. Sch. May 24, 1928; v.c. at 
Singaiwre Jan. 18, 1920; For. Ser. officer at Ottawa 
July 15. 19.52; sec. iu the I>iplo. Ser. July 16. 1932; 
3d sec. at Ottawa July 22. 1932 ; at London Dec. 5, 
1933 ; class eight July 1, 1034 ; cons. Jan. 22. 1035 ; 
class seven and 2d sec. at London Apr. 1. 1936 ; class 
six May 1. 1938; ehiss five Mar. 1, 1940; to the Dept. 
Fob. 18. 1941 ; married. 

Byington, Homer Morrison. — b. Washington, D.C., 
Sept. 19. 1879; Wilson's Collegiate Inst.; studied under 
private tutor ; newspaper corr. 1895-97 ; elk in Am. 
consulate at Naples 1897-T900 ; app. v. and dcp. cons. 
at Naples Sept. 19. 1900 ; cons. elk. Mar. 31, 1903 ; in 
cliarge of Am. consulate at Naples Sept. 1-Nov. 4, 1907 ; 
cons. asst. July 1. 1908; v. and dep. cons, at Rome 
July 3, 190S : at Bristol Feb. 8. 1909 ; cons, at Bristol 
May 31. 1909; at Leeds Sept. 18. 1913; cons, of class 
eight by act approved Feb. 5, 1915 ; class seven Mar. 
2. 1915 ; cons, at Hull May 22, 1917 ; class six Sept. 
14. 1917: class five Sept. 5, 1919; cons, at Palermo 
Sept. 10. 1919; at Naples Mar. 12, 1920; class four 
June 4, 1920 ; class throe Nov. 23, 1921 ; cons. gen. of 
class four Mar. 1. 1923 ; cons. gen. at Naples Mar. 28, 
1923 ; del.. Int. Conf. on Emigration and Immigration, 
Rome, 1924 ; class three June 5. 1924 ; For. Ser. officer 
of class two July 1, 1924 ; mem. of Bd. of Review, For. 
Ser. I'ersonnel, 1926 ; class one June 30, 1927 ; to the 
Dept. July 27, 1929; ehm. of exec, committee of For. 
Ser. Personnel Bd. July 27, 1929-Sept. 11, 1929 ; mem., 
Bd. of Kxamiiiers for the For. Ser. Sept. 11. 1929; 
chief, Div. of For. Ser. Personnel, Dec. 30. 1929; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 10, 1931 ; mem.. For. Ser. Offi- 
cers' Training Sch. Bd., July 1, 1931 ; For. Ser. insp. 
Aug. 12, 1933; cons. gen. at Antwerp Feb. 4, 1935; 
at Montreal Aug. 13, 1935 ; married. 

Byington, Homer Morrison, Jr. — b. Naples, Italy, of 
Am. par.'iits, May 31. 1908; Phillips Andover grad. ; 
Yale. B.A. 1930 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass.. v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 16, 1930; to the 
I'ept., temp.. Doc. 20, 19.i0 ; v.c. at Habana June 24, 
1932; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 28, 1933; v.c. at N.iplea 
June 13. 1933; class eight Apr. 1, 1937; cons. Apr. 22, 
1937 ; cons, at Naples Apr. 20, 19.37 ; class seven Apr. 
1. 1939 ; 3d sec. at Belgrade Apr. 18, 1939 ; 2d .sec. 
at Belgrade June 20. 1939 ; also cons, at Belgrade Dec. 
22. 19.',9: to the Dept. Apr. 4, 1941; class six May 1, 
1941 ; married.— CI. 

Byrd. Hichard Walke.— b. Norfolk, Va., Aug. 19, 
1899 ; Episcopal High Sch. of Va. grad. ; U. of Va., 
B.S. 1922 : teacher 1922-24 ; in mortgage business 1025- 
35; app. For. Ser. officer unclass.. v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Si-r. Oct. 1. 1935; v.c. at Ottawa Oct. 



3, 1935; For. Ser. Sch. Dec. 7, 1930; v.c. at Marseille 
Apr. 7, 1937 ; at Calais, temp., June 10, 1937 ; at Cal- 
cutta Sept. 18, 1037; at Karachi, temp., Jan. 7, 1938; 
at Calcutta Jan. 20. 1938; cla.ss eight Aug. Ui, 1041; 
married. 

Byrns, Kenneth Antrim. — b. Dickinson, N.Dak., Feb. 
18, 1912; Loiigmout (Colo.) High Sch. grad.; Col... 
State Coll. of Education. A.B. 1935; San Diego State 
Coll. 1937-39; George Washington U. 1939 41 ; O.R.C. 
1934-41, 1st It. ; teacher in elementary and high schs. 
1933-35, 1936-37; commanding officer. Civilian Con- 
servation Corp.s, 193.5-36 ; elk. in Am. consulate at 
Nogales July 3-15, 1941 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., 
v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 1941, 
qualified July 16. 1941; v.c. at Nogales July 16, 1941; 
at Mexico City Aug. 29. 1041 ; also 3d sec. at Mexico 
City Nov. 1, 1941 ; married. 

Cabot, John Moors. — b. Cambridge, Mass., Dec. 11, 
1001; Browne and Nichols Sch. grad.; Harvard, A.B. 
1023 ; Brasenose Coll., Oxford, B.Lltt. 1025 ; app. For. 
Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career Sept. 1, 1920 ; v.c. 
at Callao-Lima Feb. 26, 1927 ; For. Ser. officer at the 
leg. at Santo Domingo Dec. 20, 1028 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. May 23, 1929 ; 3d sec. at Santo Domingo June 11. 
1029 ; class eight and cons. Apr. 15, 1930 ; 3d sec. at 
Mexico City Dec. 26, 1030 ; at Guatemala Jan. 22, 1932 
(canceled); at Rio de Janeiro May 12, 1032; class 
si'ven and 2d sec. at Rio de Janeiro Oct. 1, 1935 ; 2d 
sec. at The Hague Dec. 13, 1935 ; at Stockholm, temp., 
July 23, 1038; class six Aug. 17, 1038; 2d sec. at 
Guatemala Aug. 24, 1938; class five May 1, 1941; to 
the Dept. July 3, 1941 ; married. — RA. 

Caffery, Jefferson. — b. Lafayette, La., Dec. 1, 1886; 
admitted to bar of La. 1900 ; app. sec. of leg. at 
Caracas Mar. 2, 1011 ; elk. in the Dept. of State June 
26, 1913; sec. of leg. at Stockholm Sept. 11, 1913; 
sec. of emb. or leg. of class three by act approved 
Feb. 5, 1915; assigned to Teheran Feb. 11, 1916; 
attached to the Special Russian Mission to U. S. 
May 30, 1917 ; assigned to Paris June 30, 1917 ; rep- 
resentative, inter-Allied committee on treatm(>nt and 
training of disabled soldiers and sailors. 1917-22, 
at Int. Conf., London, 1918, and sec. of Am. section 
1910-22 ; mem., Bd. of Examiners, Diplo. Ser., exam, 
in Paris, May 1019 ; class two Aug. 27, 1018 ; protocol 
detail for President Wilson, Paris. 1919 ; detailed to 
the Dept. Sept. 1, 1919, visit of the King and Queen 
of the Belgians and of the Prince of Wales ; class one 
and couns. of emb. at Madrid Dec. 20, 1919 ; charge 
d'affaires ad interim at Athens Jan. 5, 1922 ; couns. 
of emb. at Tokyo Sept. 5. 1923; chm. of Aim. Red 
Cross earthquake relief activities, Japan. Oct. 192.'?- 
Mar. 1924; For. Ser. officer of class one July 1, 1924; 
couns. of emi). at Berlin May 22. 1925 ; detailed to 
meeting of Int. Chamber of Com., Brussels. 1925 ; app. 
E.E. and M.P. to El Salvador Jan. 7, 1926; to Co- 
lombia June 27, 1928; special representative of Presi- 
dent Hoover with rank of A.E. and P. at inauguration 
of President of Colombia on Aug. 7, 19.30 ; special 
representative of the Dept. in El Salvador Dec. 1031- 
Jan. 1032; asst. sec. of slate July 11. 1933; mem., 
Bd. of For. Ser. Personnel. Bd. of Examiners for the 
For. Ser., and For. Ser. Sch. Bd. Aug. .3-Dec. 27, 1933 ; 



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personal representative of President Roosevelt at Ha- 
bana Dec. 4, 1933 ; A.E. and P. to Cuba Feb. 23, i934 ; 
special representative of U. S. with rank of A.E. and 
P. at inauguration of President of Cuba May 20, 1936, 
and at inauguration of President of Colombia Aug. 7, 
1938 ; A.E. and P. to Brazil July 13, 1937 ; married. 

Cahill, Edwin Martin (Capt.).— b. Auburn, N.Y., 
June 10, 1909 ; U.S.M.A. grad. 1933 ; assigned as 
language officer at Peipiug July 31, 1939 ; also asst. 
mil. att. at Peiping Sept. 4, 1941 ; married. 

Cahn, Rudolf Edwin. — b. New York, N.Y., Jan. 7, 
1900 ; business high sch. ; elk. 1915-17, in Rio de 
Janeiro 1917-20 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at 
Rio de Janeiro Aug. 1920 ; v.c. at Rio de Janeiro Oct. 
28, 1925 ; married. 

Calder, Alonzo Bland. — b. Morrison, Iowa, May 23, 
1892 ; business sch. ; Coll. of City of N.Y. 1908-9 ; 
Cooper Union 1911-14; Columbia U. 1914-15; U. of 
Bern 1915-16 ; studied banking, exchange and finance 
1916-17; North China Union Language Sch. 1920-21; 
tutors in French, Russian, and Chinese ; elk. in Am. 
leg. in Bern and Am. emb. in Petrograd 1915-16 ; with 
banking firm 1916-17 ; cml. work in Petrograd and 
Shanghai 1917-20 ; app. elk. to trade coramr. at 
Peking Feb. 8, 1921 ; asst. trade commr. at Peking 
July 1, 1922 ; at Tokyo Oct. 20, 1923 ; trade commr. 
at Tokyo Jan. 1, 1926 ; at Shanghai Nov. 1, 1926 ; asst. 
cml. att. at Peking July 28, 1928 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class five July 1, 1939 ; cons, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; cons, at Shanghai in addition to 
duties as asst. cml. att. Dec. 29, 1939 ; married. 

Calder, Donald B.— b. New York, N.Y., July 24, 1911 ; 
Columbia, A.B. 1933 ; U. of Grenoble 4 mos. ; U. of Ber- 
lin, 5 mos. ; U. of Chicago 1934-35 ; Columbia U. 1935- 
40 ; teaching fellow, dept. of economics. Coll. of City 
of N.Y., 1937-38 ; acad. of Int. Law, The Hague, 1938 ; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 9, 1940 ; v.c. at Ziirich Apr. 17, 
1940 ; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 30, 1941 ; v.c. at London 
June 2, 1941. 

Calder, Francis Willard. — b. Stacyville, Iowa, Dec. 
26, 1899 ; Townsend Harris Hall ; business sch. ; ste- 
nog. 1915-17 ; Am. Mil. Mission to Russia 1917-18 ; 
elk. in Am. consulates at Vologda and Moscow Mar.- 
Aug. 1918; in Am. emb. at Archangel 1918-19; app. 
v.c. at Odessa Dec. 6, 1919 ; at Constantinople Dec. 31, 
1920 ; at Southampton Nov. 7, 1921 ; at Plymouth, 
temp., Apr. 26, 1930 ; at Southampton Apr. 30, 1930 ; 
at London July 2, 1940 ; married. 

Caldwell, John Kenneth. — b. Piketon, Ohio, Oct. 16, 
1881 ; Salem Acad. ; Berca Coll., B.S. 1905 ; in labora- 
tory of supervising architect of the Treas. 1906; app. 
student interpreter in Japan Oct. 8, 1906 ; v. and dep. 
cons. gen. and interpreter at Yokohama Apr. 16, 1909 ; 
asst. Japanese sec. at Tokyo Dec. 4, 1909 ; v.c. at 
Dalny, temp., Jan. 17-Feb. 17, 1911 ; cons, at Vladi- 
vostok Aug. 1, 1914 ; cons, of class six by act approved 
Feb. 5, 1915 ; class five Apr. 16, 1917 ; class four Sept. 
5, 1919 ; class three June 4, 1920 ; cons, at Kobe July 1. 
1920 ; Japanese sec. of emb. at Tokyo July 1, 1921 ; on 
detail at Chita Oct. 1921-Feb. 1922 ; to the Dept. June 



6. 1924; cons. gen. of class four June 3, 1924; For. 
Ser. officer of class three July 1, 1924; asst. chief, 
Div. of Far Eastern Affairs, Nov. 19. 1925 ; represent- 
ative on Fed. Narcotics Control Bd. Nov. 25, 1925; 
class two June 8, 1927 ; act. chief, Div. of Far East- 
ern Afifairs, Aug. 15, 1927-Fob. 15, 1928; assigned to 
Geneva for duty in connection with the narcotics ques- 
tion Mar. 26, 1928 ; to the Dept. for special work in 
connection with the control of traffic in narcotic drugs 
June 13, 1928; observer, 11th. 12tb, and 13th .sess., 
League of Nations Opium Advisory Committee, 1928, 
1929. and 1930 ; class one May 9, 19;?0 ; representative 
in expert and advisory capacity, 14th sess.. Advisory 
Committee on Traffic in Opium and Other Dangerous 
Drugs, Geneva, 1931 ; representative of U. S. at Pre- 
liminary Conf. in London 1930 and chm. of del., Conf. 
on the Limitation of the Manufacture of Narcotic 
Drugs, Geneva, 1931 ; observer, Bangkok Conf. on 
Opium Smoking in the Far East, 1931 ; cons. gen. at 
Sydney, N.S.W., Jan. 19, 1932; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
May 4, 1932; cons. gen. at Tientsin Mar. 13, 1935; 
married. 

Cale, Edward Graham. — b. Windsor. N. C. Nov. 30. 
1006; Chowan High Sch. grad. ; U. of Richmond. B.A. 
1928 ; U. of Va., M.A. 1932. Ph.D. 1935 ; research fellow, 
Brookings Inst., 193-3-36 ; teacher in high sth. 1928-33, 
1934-35 ; asst. prof, of economics, Tulane, 1936-38 ; 
assoc. prof, of economics, U. of Richmond, 1938-41 ; app. 
divisional asst. at $3,800 in the Dept. of State July 10, 
1941 ; married. — TA. 

Calhoun, John Archibald. — b. Berkeley. Calif., Oct. 
29, 1918; Lord Thomas' Sch., Thame. England; U. 
High Sch. (Oakland) grad. ; U. of Calif., B.A. 1939; 
Harvard, M.A. 1940; elk. in Am. consulate at Tijuana 
June 11-July 15. 1941; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., 
v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 1941, 
qualified July 16. 1941 ; v.c. at Tijuana July 16. 1941. 

Callahan, James Edwin. — b. Fall River, Mass., June 
22, 1898 ; business-sch. grad. ; Tech. High Sch., Lon- 
don, England; elk.. War Dept., 1917-19; elk. in Am. 
consulate at Prague 1919-22 ; Am. Relief Admin., Mos- 
cow. 1922 ; mfg. company 1923-25 ; app. elk. in Am. 
consulate gen. at London Mar. 12, 1925 ; v.c. at Lon- 
don July 7, 1925; at Bristol, temp., Sept. 9, 1939; 
at London Nov. 9. 1939; at Cork Oct. 16, 1940; at 
Montreal Aug. 11, 1941 ; married. 

Callan, John Lansing (Comdr.). — b. Cohoes, N.Y., 
June 8. 1886 ; Albany Mil. Acad. grad. ; bank elk. 
1905-07 ; sales exec, with oil company 1907-10 ; cashier 
in bank 1910-11 ; exhibition pilot 1912-14 ; representa- 
tive in Italy for airplane-mfg. company 1914-16 ; in 
charge of cml. flying sch. in U. S. 1916 ; commissioned 
in U. S. Naval Reserve Mar. 5, 1917 ; inspector of army 
and navy airplanes and seaplanes for airplane-mfg. 
company 1917-21 ; supt., pres., and gen. mgr. 1921-29. 
and V. pres. and operations mgr. of airplane corps. 1929 ; 
manufacturer of aircraft accessories and balloons 1930- 
34 ; pres. and treas. of real-estate company 1934-37 ; 
traffic representative of air-trans, company 1937-40 ; 
navy mem. of Am. del. to the Peace Conf. at Paris ; 
aide to navy mem. of Am. Aviation Mission ; navy mem. 
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dol. to 1st Pnii Am. Aviation Conf. ; assiKnctl as nsst. 
luival att. aiKi nsst. naval att. for air at Home May 14, 
1941. 

Callanan, Leo Joseph, — b. Boston, Mass., Jan. 18, 
lOOil; Boston Coll. IIii;li Sell, prail. ; B.)ston Coll.. A.B. 
1!)21 ; (;for.S('town, MA. and M.S. (For. Ser.) 1923; 
app. cons. asst. Aus. L'8, 1923; v.c. at Gonoa Mar. 17, 
1924 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1. 1924 ; v.c. at 
Melbourne, temp.. Mar. 18, 1926 ; at Adelaide Nov. 19, 
1926; at Melbourne Dec. 24, 1926; at Adelaide, temp.. 
Feb. 8, 1927; at Melbourne May 16, 1927; at Adelaide, 
temp., Oct. 13, 1927; at Nassau Nov. 7, 1929; at Port 
Said Mar. 26, 1930: class cigbt. cons., and cons, 
at Port Said July 24, 1930 ; at Madras May 19, 1931 ; 
at Bombay Mar. 19, 1932 ; at Nairobi Dec. 9, 1932 ; at 
Adon Sei)t. 19. 1933 ; class seven July 1, 1934 ; class 
six .Vpr. 1, 1936; cons, at Barcelona May 22, 1936; 
at MAIai-'a Apr. 7, 1937 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 
1, 1937; class five June 16, 1938; cons, at Oporto Nov. 
24, 1939; married. 

Calnan, John L, — b. Allston, Mass., Jan. 25, 1892 ; 
Worcester Acad. : Georgetown Law Sch. 1912-14, 1920 ; 
Fordliam Law Sch. 1916-17 ; athletic instr. 1914 ; asst. 
chief insp., munition factory, 1915-16; U. S. Army 
1917-19 ; a.-;st. supervisor, U. S. Shipping Bd., 1919-20 ; 
field elk.. War Dept., 1920 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate 
at Prague Dec. 20, 1920; v.c. at Prague Apr. 14. 1921; 
at Belgrade June 26, 1925 ; at Nuevo Laredo Sept. 26. 
1941 ; married. 

Calvert, John Strong. — b. Raleigh, N.C., Oct. 19, 
1SS6; Horner Mil. Sch. grad. ; U. of N.C. 1902-4 and 
Law Scb., summer 1908 ; mem. of b:ir of N.C. ; elk, 
1904-7; law elk. 1907-9; It. of constabulary, Philip- 
pine I., 1909-12 ; law practice 1912-14 ; app, dk. in 
Am. consulate gen. at Buenos Aires Mar. 1914 ; dep. 
cons. gen. at Buenos Aires Sept. 24, 1914; v.c. at 
Buenos Aires Feb. 6. 1915 ; cons, of class nine Apr. 
16. 1917 ; class eight Sept. 14, 1917 ; cons, at Nuevitas 
Nov. 30, 1917; unassigned from July 13, 1919; class 
seven Sept. 5. 1919; cons, at Guadeloupe Oct. 30, 1919; 
at Dunkirk Dec. 16, 1921 ; detailed to Barcelona Nov. 
27, 1023 : For. Ser. officer of class eight July 1, 1924 ; 
class seven Feb. 24, 1925 ; cons, at Marseille Apr. 21, 
1928 ; class six July 24, 1930 ; at Regina Mar. 21, 1932 ; 
sec. In the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; cons, at Bilbao 
Aug. 22, 1939 ; married, 

Campbell, Charles Soutter, Jr. — b. Essex Fells, N.J., 
Apr. 9. 1911 ; Taft Sch. grad. ; Tale, B.A. 1933, M.A. 
19^,7. Ph D. 193S. grad. work 1940 41 ; Fordham U.. 
crad. work 1940 41 ; teacher of Eng. and hist., Yale- 
in-China (Chansrsha), 1933-35; adjunct prof, of eco- 
nomics. Am. U. in R<'irut, Lebanon, 1938-40; app. 
divisional asst. at .<3.200 in the Dept. of State June 12, 
1!'41.— TA. 

Campbell, William Peyton (Maj.). — b. Augusta, Ark., 
July S, 1896 ; U. of Ark., B.S.A. 1917 ; U. S. Army 1918- 
19 ; reentered U. S. Army Dec. 2, 1921 ; a.ssigned as 
asst. mil. att. at London June 9, 1941 ; married. 

Campen, Thomas Stokea. — b. Goldsboro, N.C, May 
24. 1905; Goldsboro High Sch. grad.; U. of N.C, B.S. 
1926 ; Harvard. M.B.A. 1928 ; asst. insp. and accounting 



elk. with importing company in Cen. Amer. 1928-35; 
elk. to cml. att. at Ilabana 1935-.39; app. asst. trade 
conimr. at Ilabana May 18, 19:{9 ; For, Ser. officer 
unclass. July 1, 19.39; v.c. of career and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; v.c. at Hab.ma Dec. 29, 
19.39 ; married. 

Canfield, Franklin. — b. New York, N.Y., Nov. 8, 1910 ; 
St. I'auls Sell. mad. ; Harvard, A.B. 1932 ; Vienna Law 
Sch., Austria, 1932-33; Columbia, LL.B, 19;;6 ; U. of 
Grenoble and U. of Montpeliier, France ; mem. of bar of 
N.Y. ; atty. in law firm 1936-40. in Paris office 1939-40. 
in Securities and Exchange Commn. 1940 ; sec. and per- 
sonal asst. to chm. of Nat. Emergency Committee of Mil. 
Training Camps Assoc, of the U. S. 1940-41 ; app. v.c. at 
Casablanca May 16, 1941 ; married. 

Cannon, Cavendish Welles. — b. Salt Lake City, Utah, 
Feb. 1, 1895 ; Salt Lake High Sch. grad. ; U. of Utah, 
A.B. 1916, grad. work 1919 ; U. of Paris, France ; study 
in music composition, Paris and Vienna ; hist, research, 
Vienna ; head of depts. of Eng. and hist, in high sch. 
1916-18; U. S. Marine Corps, 1918-19, overseas serv- 
ice ; app. to Diplo. mission at Vienna Feb. 19, 1920 ; 
in Am. leg. at Vienna Nov. 25, 1921 ; v.c. at Ziirich 
June 22, 1927 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of 
career May 17, 1928 ; v.c. at Ziirich May 29, 1928 ; v.c. 
and For. Ser. officer at Am. leg. at Sofia Apr. 19, 1933 ; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. May 11, 1933; 3d sec. at Sofia 
in addition to duties as v.c, June 2, 1933 ; class eight 
July 1, 1934; cons. Jan, 22, 1935; cons, at Sofia in 
addition to duties as 3d sec. Jan. 24, 1935 ; cons, and 
3d sec. at Athens and cons, for Italian Islands of the 
Aegean Feb. 18, 19.39; class seven Mar. 1, 1939; 
2d sec. in addition to duties as cons. Mar. 30. 1939; 
to the Dept. Mar. 15, 1941 ; married. — Eu. 

Canty, George Romuald. — b. Cork, Ireland, Feb. 7, 
1889; naturalized; high sch. and business sch.; North- 
eastern Coll., Georgetown U., and Washington Sch. of 
Accountancy ; sec. to mem. of Cong. 1914-18, 1919, 
1924; U. S, Navy Flying Corps 1918-19, It, (jg), over- 
seas service; It., U. S. Naval Reserve; exec. sec. to 
city mayor 1919-22; diplo. courier. Am. emb., Paris, 
1923 ; editor of trade magazine and reporter ; entered 
Bu. of For. and Dom. Com. July 7, 1924 ; app. trade 
commr. at Paris Aug. 16, 1926; at Berlin Jan. 16, 
1932 ; act. cml. att. at Prague, temp., Feb. 7. 1934 ; 
at Warsaw Mar. 26, 1934 ; trade conimr. at Berlin 
May 19, 1934 ; act. cml. att. at Brussels July 27. 1934 ; 
trade commr. at Berlin Oct. 1. 1934 ; asst. cml. att. 
at Brus.sels Sept. 12, 1935; act. cml. att. at Warsaw 
Oct. 10. 19.35; cml. att. at Warsaw Feb. 18, 1936: on 
leave 1937-39 ; trade commr. at Paris June 26, 1939 ; 
act. cml. att. at The Hague, temp., June 26, 1939 ; For. 
Ser. officer of class five July 1, 1939; cons, and sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 19,39 ; cons, at Amsterdam 
.Mar. 4, 1940; asst. cml. att. at Buenos Aires Oct. 13, 
1941 ; married. 

Carlson, Harold.— b. Wilmette, III., Oct. 15, 1889; 
Karlskrona (Sweden) High Seh. grad.; business sch. 
and coll. in Swedon. England, and Germany ; in Euro- 
pean offices of Am, companies in England, Germany, 
Sweden. Denmark, and Russia ; elk.. Committee on 
Public Information. Moscow. 1918; app. elk. in Am. 
consulate at Stockholm Sept. 15, 1922 ; v.c. at Malmo, 



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temp., July 30, 1929; at Stockholm Jan. 30, 1930; 
at Malmo, temp., July 21, 1931; at Stockholm Sept. 
9, 1931 ; married. 

Carlson, Harry Edwin. — b. Morris, 111., Mar. 17, 1886 ; 
Jolict Township Ilish Sch. grad. ; Lake Forest Coll., 
B.A. 1908 ; teacher in elementary sch. 1908-10, in 
high sch. 1910-13 ; master in boys' sch. 1913 ; exchange 
teacher, SachsenhHuser Oberrealschule, Frankfort-on- 
the-Main, 1913-15 ; app. v.c. at Frankfort-on-the-Main 
Jan. 17, 1916 ; at Christiania June 11, 1917 ; v.c. of 
career of class three and v.c. at Christiania Sept. 7, 
1920 ; class two Nov. 17, 1921 ; v. c. at Stavanger Jan. 
7, 1922 ; at Christiania Feb. 20, 1922 ; class one May 
26, 1922 ; cons, of class seven Mar. 1, 1923 ; cons, at 
Kovno Jan. 2, 1924 ; class six June 3, 1924 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class seven July 1, 1924 ; cons, at Tallinn July 
3, 1926 ; class six Sept. 29, 1927 ; class five Oct. 16, 
1929 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 12, 1929 ; also 2d 
sec. at Tallinn Nov. 19, 1929 ; 1st sec. at Tallinn in 
addition to duties as cons. Aug. 22, 1930 ; class four 
Apr. 1, 1936 ; cons, at London Oct. 2, 1936 ; at Vienna 
Feb. 21, 1939 ; 1st sec. and cons, at Helsinki Sept. 25, 
1941 ; married. 

Carlson, Herbert Wesley. — b. Lowell, Mass., May 9, 
1895 ; North Cholmsford High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. 
grad. ; elk. 1914-17 ; U. S. Army 1918-19 ; app. v.c. at 
Goteborg Mar. 11, 1920; at Sault Ste. Marie Apr. 12, 
1924; at Windsor Mar. 20, 1926; resigned June 15, 
1928 ; app. v.c. at Barranquilla July 25, 1929 ; at 
Monterrey July 11, 1933 ; at Veracruz, temp., July 13, 
1935 ; at Monterrey Oct. 6, 1935 ; married. 

Carr, Robert McDill. — b. Hubbell, Nebr., July 1, 
1904; Stockton (Calif.) High Sch. grad.; Stanford, 
A.B. 1926; U. of Calif., Ph.D. 1933; editorial work 
1926-28; teaching asst., U. of Calif., 1928-33; asst. 
prof, of economics, St. Mary's Coll., 1934 ; app. eco- 
nomic analyst at $3,800 in the Dept. of State July 2, 
1934; at $4,600 June 1, 1936; tech. adviser, Inter- 
American Conf. for Maintenance of Peace, Buenos 
Aires, 1936; at $5,600 Jan. 4, 1938; special study on 
effect of int. trade on employment and wages, Int. 
Labor Office, Geneva, Feb-Sept. 1939 ; divisional asst. 
July 7, 1989; asst. chief, Div. of Cml. Treaties and 
Agreements, at .$6,500 Aug. 18, 1941 ; U. S. participant, 
2d Int. Wheat Meeting, Washington, 1941 ; asst. chief, 
Div. of Cml. Policy and Agreements, Oct. 8, 1941 ; 
married. — TA. 

Carrigan, John Willard. — b. San Francisco, Calif., 
Sept. 27, 1908 ; schs. in England and Switzerland ; 
Phillips Exeter grad. ; Harvard, A.B. 1931 ; app. For. 
Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Feb. 19, 1932 ; to the Dept, temp., Feb. 
20, 1932; For. Ser. Sch. Apr. 3, 1933; v.c. at Vigo 
June 13, 1933 ; at Funchal, temp., Aug. 5, 1935 ; v.c. 
and 3d sec. at Managua Aug. 13, 1935 ; v.c. at Vigo 
Sept. 23, 1935 ; at Managua, in addition to duties as 
3d sec, Oct. 10, 1935 ; 3d sec. at Mexico City June 18, 
1938 ; class eight Mar. 16, 1939 ; class seven Aug. 16, 
1941 ; sec. of Am. del., 2d Inter-Am. Travel Cong., 
Mexico City, 1941 ; also v.c. at Mexico City Nov. 1. 
1941 ; married. 

Carter, Clarence E. — ^b. Jacksonville, 111., Feb. 6, 
1881 ; Whipple Acad. grad. ; Illinois Coll., A.B. 1905 ; 



U. of Wis., A.M. 1906 ; U. of 111., Ph.D. 1908 ; prof, of 
hist., Illinois Coll., 1908-10, Miami U., 1910-31, U. of 
Tex., 1923 ; lecturer in hist., summer sessions, Ohio 
State U., 1912, 1914, 1926, 1930, Columbia, 1913, U. of 
111., 1915, U. of Tex., 1922, and U. of Iowa, 1925 ; app. 
editor of territorial papers at $5,600 in the Dept. of 
State Aug. 15, 1931 ; married.— RP. 

Carter, James Garneth. — b. Brunswick, Ga., Dec. 15, 
1877 ; merchant tailor, letter carrier, and mgr. of news- 
paper 9 yrs. ; mem. of local Civil Ser. Examining Bd. 
2 yrs. ; notary public 1 yr. ; app. cons, at Sivas Sept. 6, 
1906 (canceled) ; cons, at Tamatavo Nov. 1, 1906 ; class 
eight by act approved Feb. 5, 1915 ; cons, at Tananarive 
July 8, 1916 ; class six June 4, 1920 ; For. Ser. officer 
of class seven July 1, 1924 ; assigned to the Dept. Mar. 
7, 1927 ; cons, at Calais Mar. 28, 1927 ; class six June 
30, 1927; class five July 24, 1930; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; class four Mar. 1, 1939 ; cons, at 
Bordeaux, temp., June 2, 1940 ; at Funchal Aug. 9, 
1940 (canceled); at Tananarive Nov. 8, 1940; cons, 
gen. and cons. gen. at Tananarive Jan. 9, 1941 ; married. 

Caskie, Edmund. — b. St. Louis, Mo., Aug. 9, 1896 ; 
schs. in U.S., England, Scotland, and Italy ; ficole de 
rile de France, Liancourt ; Handelsschule, Nuremburg ; 
Lyc6e, Grenoble ; Centro de Estudios Historicos, Madrid, 
diploma 1920 ; ficole Libre des Sciences Politiques, 
diploma 1921 ; grad. work, U. of Colo., 1924-25 ; U. of 
Va., summer 1933 ; asst. to quartermaster, mil. hospital, 
Glasgow, 1915-16 ; bank elk., Paris, 1916-17 ; translator 
and interpreter, A.E.F., 1917-18; U.S. Army 1918-19, 
2d It., overseas service ; liaison officer, Am. Relief 
Admin, and Interallied Commn., cen. and southern 
Europe, 1919 ; instr. in Romanic languages 1924-25, 
dir. of "maison frangaise," summers 1925 and 1926, 
asst. prof., summers 1926 and 1927, U. of Colo. ; asst. 
prof, of Romanic languages, Earlham Coll. 1925-26, 
Oberlin Coll. 1926-27 ; teacher of French and Spanish 
in high sch. 1928 ; instr. in modern languages, U.S.N. A., 
1928-33 ; educational adviser. Civilian Conservation 
Corps., 1934-35 ; instr. in modern languages, Emerson 
Inst., 1922-24, 1927-28, 1935-39; translator. Navy 
Dept., 1935-38; app. translator at $2,300 in the Dept. 
of State Nov. 1, 1938; at $2,600 Oct. 1, 1939; mar- 
ried. — Tr. 

Castleman, Reginald Saxon. — b. Riverside, Calif.. 
Dec. 25, 1891 ; Riverside Higli Sch. ; U. of Chicago, 
Ph.B. 1914, grad. work 1914-16 ; attached to the office 
of the naval att. at Madrid 1917-19 ; app. v.c. at 
Madrid Apr. 14, 1919 ; v.c. of career of class three and 
assigned to Madrid Oct. 1, 1920; at Lisbon Dec. 29, 
1920 ; class two Nov. 17, 1921 ; v.c. at Horta Apr. 3, 
1922; class one May 26, 1922; cons, of class seven 
Mar. 1, 1923 ; cons, at Horta Mar. 28, 1923 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class eight July 1, 1924 ; cons, at London 
Apr. 17, 1926 ; class seven Aug. 24, 1927 ; at Glasgow 
Mar. .30, 1929 ; class six July 24, 1930 ; cons, at Porto 
Alegre Oct. 27, 1931 ; at Managua Jan. 7, 1937 ; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Feb. 25, 1937 ; also 2d sec. at Managua 
Mar. 1, 1937 ; cons, at Sao Paulo Feb. 24, 1939 ; class 
five Mar. 1, 1939; cons, at Bahia May 24, 1940; 
married. 

Catlett, Don Valentine. — b. Birch Tree, Mo., Feb. 14, 
1918 ; Birch Tree High Sch. grad. ; Southwest Mo. State 
Teachers Coll., A.B. 1940; postal elk. 1934-36; book- 



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store mm-. in:!7 Id; s:i).>smaii iiml elk. in iiilf,'. flnn 
1040 -11 ; app. l"or. S.-r. ..flic, r uiiclnss, ; v. .•. of oar.-or. 
iiiul sor. in fho Diplo. Sor. Mar. 120. 1041 : v. c. at 
Ciii.lad Tiujill.) Mar. 120. 1041. 

Catudal. Honor6 Marcel. — b. riainville, Kans., Nov. 
28. 1001; riainvillo High Sell. grnd. ; St. Mary's Coll., 
A.B. 1022; Catholic U.. M.A. 102.{ ; l'l^:cole Libre ties 
Sciences rolltiques, diplflme 1925; London Sch. of Eco- 
iioniics 102.">-2r) ; V. of Vioniia. siinunor 1020 ; nieni. of 
bar of D. C. ; business asst.. Bu. of For. and Doni. Com., 
102S-29 ; as.«t. customs ast.. Rii. of Customs, 1020-30 ; 
Treas. representative at Paris 1030-32; customs agt. 
1034-3.' ; economic analyst at $3,800 in the Dept. of 
State .Tune 1. 103.">-Sept. 13, 1037 ; app. economic anal.vst 
at .•?4.700 in the Dept. of State Mar. 21, 1038; divisional 
asst. at .S4.(!00 July 1, 1939; at $5,600 Feb. 16, 1941; 
married. — TA. 

Causey, Lewis Dean (Comdr., ret.). — b. Liberty, Miss., 
July 5, 1SS3 ; U. S. N. A. grad. 1900 ; ret. 1932 ; assigned 
as naval ntt. and naval att. for air at Canberra Dec. 
7. 1940; marrietl. 

Cause y Gonzalez, Federico Ernesto. — b. Isabela de 
Saciia. Cuba. July 5. 1S03 ; Cuban citizen ; Mansfield 
(Pa.) High Sch. ; business sch. ; c\k. and mgr. in cml. 
concern 1008-32; app. acting cons. agt. at Caibarien 
July 1, 1933 ; cons. agt. Sept. 14, 1933 ; married. 

Cavanaugh, Robert Joseph. — b. Rock Island, 111., 
June 7. 100.1; Ge.>rg.-town, B.S. (For. Ser.) 1928; elk. 
1927-29 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Bluefields Jan. 
2.j. 1920; at Windsor Aug. 30. 1929; v.c. at Charlotte- 
town July 21, 1931 ; at Montreal May 22, 1933 ; 
For. Ser. oflBier unclass., v.c. ot career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Aug. 21, 1941 ; v.c. at Montreal Aug. 30, 
1941 ; at Mexico City Oct. 6. 1941 ; also 3d sec. at Mexico 
City Nov. 1, 1941 ; married. 

Chalker, Robert Phelps. — b. Linden, Ala., Mar. 16, 
1914; Sidney Lanier High Sch. (Montgomery) grad.; 
Duke. A.B. 1933, MA. 1936; U. of Heidelberg, sum- 
mer 1930 ; U. of Chicago, summer 1937 ; special study 
in French and hist., Paris, 1938; teacher in high sch. 
1939; instr., U. of Ala. 1939; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 
15, 1030 ; v.c. at Berlin July 27. 1030-July 15, 1941 ; 
3d sec. at Berlin Oct. 18, 1941. 

Chapin, Selden. — b. Erie, Pa., Sept. 19, 1899 ; St. 
Pauls Sch.; U.S.N.A. pr.id. 1919; U. S. Navy 1919-25, 
It. (it:) ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. Mar. 20, 1925 ; 
also v.c. of career and v.c. at Hankow Sept. 2, 1925 ; 
app. sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Jan. 0. 1927; 3d sec. at 
Peking Jan. 25, 1927 ; at Rome June 27. 1029 ; class 
eight and cons. Dec. 19, 1929; 3d sec. at Quito Nov. 3, 
1932; at San Salvador Aug. 4, 1934 (canceled); at 
Port-au-Prince Nov. 2. 1934; class .seven July 1, 1934; 
2d sec. at Port-au-Prince Jan. 31, 1935 ; class six Apr. 
1, 1930; to the Dept. May 22, 1936; class five Jan. 
3, 1938; asst. chief. Div. of the Am. Republics. Nov. 21, 
1938; liaison officer with War and Navy Depts. Nov. 3, 
1939; class four Mar. 1, 1940; <ons. and 1st .sec. at 
Montevideo Aug. 30, 1940; married. 

Chapin, Vinton. — b. Chatenay, Seine, France, of Am. 
parents. Apr. 17. 1900; St. Mark's Sch.; Harvard, 



A.B. 1923; U. S. Marine Corps 1918 19; with invest- 
ment bankiTs 102.3-26; app. For. Ser. officer unda.ss. 
•■111.1 v.c. of cjirccr July 5, 1027; For. Ser. Sch. Sept. 20, 
1027 ; v.c. at Prague Mar. Vt. 1020 ; sec. of Am. del., Int. 
Conf. on Safety of Life at Sea, London, 1929; asst. sec, 
London Naval Conf., 1030; class eight, cons., and cons, 
at Prague May 0, 10.30; to the Dept. Nov. 1, 1030; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. May 16, 1931 ; For. Ser. officer at 
Paris, temp., June 27, 1031 ; sec. of del. to Int. Tech. 
Consulting Committee on Radio Communications, Copen- 
hagen, 1031 ; asst. to the under s.-c. of state Oct. 19, 
19:51 ; app. a.sst. to the under sec. of state at $4,600 in 
the Dept. of State Apr. 16, 19:!2 ; divisional asst. Nov. 
10, 103.1; For. Ser. officer of class six, cons., and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. May 21, 1936 ; to the Dept. temp., 
July 1, 1030 ; 2d sec. at Prague July 7, 19:?6 ; at London 
Aug. 25, 1938 ; at Dublin July 2, 1940 ; class five Aug. 
16, 1041 ; 2d sec. and cons, at Port-au-Prince Oct. 16, 
1941 ; married. 

Chapman, John Holbrook, — b. Irvington, N.J., Dec. 
15, 1891; Western High Sch. (D.C.) ; business sch.; 
George Washington U. 4 yrs. ; elk., Dept. of Agri., 
1909-17; U. S. Army 1917-19; sec, Commn. to Baltic 
Provinces and Finland from Am. Commn. to Negotiate 
Peace, 1919 ; sec to Am. Commr. at Riga 1919-22 ; 
elk. in Am. leg., at Riga 1922-24 ; app. For. Ser. 
officer unclass. and see. in the Diplo. Ser. July 18, 
1924 ; 3d see. at London Sept. 27, 1924 ; at Brussels 
May 25, 1925 ; v.c. of career and v.c. at Cologne Aug. 
21, 1925 ; at Nagoya Jan 12, 1931 ; class eight, cons., 
and cons, at Nagoya Feb. 4, 1931 ; at Tokyo Oct. 7, 
1933 ; class seven Oct. 1, 1935 ; 2d sec. at Bangkok 
June 9, 1936; also cons, at Bangkok June 10, 1936; 
class six Apr. 1, 1939 ; married. 

Chappell, Joseph John,— b. Dudley, Ga., Mar. 5, 1907 ; 
Brewton-I'arker Inst, grad.; Mercer U., LL.B. 1928; 
mom. of bar of Ga. ; atty. 1928-36 ; sec to U. S. 
Senator 1037 41 ; app. division.al asst. at $3,200 in the 
Dept. of State July 1, 1941 ; married. — VD. 

Chase, Augustus Sabin. — b. Waterbury, Conn., Mar. 
10, 1897; St. Mark's Sch. grad.; Yale, B.A. 1920; 
Cornell Law Sch., summer 1025 ; U. S. Army 1917-19 ; 
2d It., O. R. C, 1924-29 ; teacher, Yale-in-China, 
Changsha, 1920-21 ; editorial work 1922 ; in brass fac- 
tories 1022-24 ; app. For. Sor. officer unclass. Sept. 11, 
1925 ; v.c. of career May 20, 1926 ; language officer at 
Peking June 1, 1936; v.c. at Berlin June 27, 1928; at 
Breslau, temp., July 10, 1920; at Tsingtao Apr. 16, 
1030; class eight, cons., and cons, at Tsingtao July 24, 
19.30; at Mukden Jan. 23, 19.32; at Canton Sept. 5, 
1935; class seven Oct. 1. 1935; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Aug. 17, 1937 ; class six Aug. 17, 19.38 ; cons, at Dairen 
Nov. 21, 1939 ; married. 

Chase. Warren Montgomery. — b. Chicago, 111., Jan. 
10, 1005; Kiiier.son High Sch. grad.; Amherst, A.B. 
1025; grad. work, U. of Chicago, 1025-26; U. of Paris 
1926-27 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of 
career Jan. 20, 1029 ; assigned to the For. Ser. Sch. 
Feb. 2, 1929; v.c. at Amsterdam Sept. 13, 1929; cla.ss 
eight July 1. 19.34; cons. Jan. 22. 1935; cons, at 
Amsterdam Jan. 24. 1935; class seven Apr. 1. 1936; 
at Pi.'dras Negras May 22. 1936 (canceled) ; at Ham- 



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burg Mar. 4, 1937 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 
1937 ; cla.s.s six May 1, 1938 ; 2d sec. at Bern Oct. 16, 
1939; married. 

Cheever, Elsie Blanchard. — b. Andover, Mass. ; 
tcachor in elementary sclis. 1913-17; elk., Treas. Dept., 
1918-20; Army field elk. 1920; elk., Dept. of Agri., 
1920-23; npp. elk. at .$1,200 in the Dept. of State 
Nov. 26, 1923 ; at $1,440 July 1, 1924 ; at $1,500 July 
1, 1925; at $1,680 Feb. 16, 1926; at $1,860 Nov. 1, 
1927; at $2,000 July 1. 1928; at $2,100 July 1, 1928; 
at $2,300 July 1, 1930; at $2,400 Aug. 1, 1936; divi- 
sionnl a.sst. at $2,600 Dec. 29, 1937; 'at $2,700 Apr. 
16, 1939.— DCA. 

Cherp, Philip Florian. — b. Ivanhoe, Minn., May 5, 
1908; Ivanhoe High Sch. grad. ; Georgetown, B.S. (For. 
Ser.) 1933; Govt. Printing Office 1927-28; app. elk at 
$1,440 in the Dept. of State Aug. 22, 1928; at $1,620 
Oct. 1, 1929 ; at $1,680 July 1, 1930 ; at $1,800 Feb. 24, 
1932 ; elk., Int. Monetary and Economic Conf.. London, 
19.33; v.c. at Moscow Feb. 12, 1934; elk. at Shanghai 
Feb. 12, 1938; v.c. at Shanghai Mar. 14, 1938; at 
Nanking, temp., Sept. 22, 1938; at Shanghai Aug. 27, 
19 !0. 

Childs, Archie William. — b. Wellsboro, Pa., Jan. 15, 
1898 ; high-sch. grad. ; American U. 1928 ; Southeastern 
U. 1929 ; elk. 1917-18 in Bu. of War Risk Insur. 1918- 
19 ; app. v.c. at Porto Alegie June 12, 1919 ; at Sao 
Paulo May 27, 1920 ; at St. Michael Sept. 27, 1922 ; at 
Horta Apr. 15, 1924; at St. Michael June 3, 1924; 
resigned July 21, 1925 ; field representative in Latin 
Amer. for motor company 1925-26 ; traffic and credit 
mgr. for motor company 1926-28 ; asst. chief 1928-29 ; 
act. chief 1929-30, and chief 1930-35 of Automotive- 
Aeronautics Trade Div., Bu. of For. and Dom. Com. ; 
app. asst. cml. att. at Rio de Janeiro May 28, 1935 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class five July 1, 1939 ; cons, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; married. 

Childs, James Rives. — b. Lynchburg, Va., Feb. 6, 
1893 ; Lynchburg High Sch. grad. ; Randolph-Macon 
Coll., A.B. 1912; Harvard, A.M. 1915; principal of 
high sch. 1912-13 ; Am. Ambulance Ser. in France 
1915; private tutor 1915-16; asst. master, Lawrence- 
ville Sch., 1916-17 ; U. S. Army 1917-19, 1st It., over- 
seas service ; Army War Coll., 1917 ; detailed to Am. 
Commn. to Negotiate Peace, Paris, 1919 ; to Am. Relief 
Admin, in Serbia and Greece Apr. 1919; newspaper 
corr. 1919-21 ; asst. and dist. supervisor, Am. Relief 
Admin, in Russia, 1921-23 ; app. cons, of class seven 
Oct. 6, 1923; detailed to Jerusalem Nov. 20, 1923; 
For. Ser. officer of class eight July 1, 1924; cons, at 
Bucharest May 4, 1925 ; class seven May 23, 1929 ; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Feb. 17, 1930 ; con.s. and 2d 
sec. at Cairo Oct. 1, 1930; relieved of duties as cons, 
at Cairo Jan. 3, 1931 ; class six July 1, 1931 ; 2d sec. 
at Teheran Aug. 26, 1933 ; at Cairo Sept. 4, 1935 ; class 
five Oct. 1, 1935 ; to the Dept. Feb. 26, 1937 ; class 
four Nov. 16, 1939 ; cons, and 1st sec. at Tangier Dec. 
23, 1940 ; Am. mem.. Int. Commn. for the Maintenance 
of the Cape Spartel Lighthouse 1941- ; married. 

Childs, Prescott. — b. Holyoke, Mass., Dec. 2, 1898 ; 
Hotchkiss Sch. ; Yale, B.A. 1922 ; U. S. Army 1918-19, 
overseas service ; reconstruction work in France, sum- 



mer 1920 ; instr. in elementary sch. 1922-23 ; archeo- 
logical expeditions in the Near East 1923-24 ; app. 
For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career Oct. 16. 
1924 ; v.c. at Canton Nov. 8, 1924 ; at Lisbon Oct. 26. 
1927 ; at Funchal, temp., Apr. 21, 1928 ; at Lisbon July 
5. 1928; at St. Michael's Dec. 10, 1928; at Monte- 
video Sept. 25, 1929 ; at Riviere du Loup, temp., Nov. 
2, 1929 ; class eight, cons., and cons, at Montevideo 
May 9. 1930 ; at Nice May 22, 1931 ; also at Monaco 
Sept. 18, 1931 ; at Berlin June 20, 1934 ; class seven July 
1, 1934 ; class six Apr. 1, 1936 ; cons, at Barbados June 
23, 1936 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; cons, and 
2d sec. at Rio de Janeiro July 1, 1940 ; c'ass five Aug. 
16, 1941 ; married. 

CMperfleld, Claude Burnett. — b. Canton, 111., Oct. 
29, 1904 ; Phillips Exeter ; Knox Coll. 1923-25 ; Syra- 
cuse U. 1925-26; U. of 111. 1926-27; dk., trust com- 
pany, 1926, 1927 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and 
v.c. of career Nov. 12, 1929 ; v.c. at Windsor, temp., 
Nov. 27, 1929 ; For. Ser. Sch. Apr. 19, 1930 ; v.c. at 
Sydney, N.S.W., July 22, 1930; at Venice May 
5, 1932 ; at Naples Nov. 7, 1934 ; at Venice, temp., 
Dec. 3, 1935 ; at Naples Jan. 4, 1936 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Apr. 25, 1936; v.c. at Aden May 22, 1936; class 
eight and cons. May 1, 1938; cons, at Aden May 12, 
1938; at Athens July 27, 1938; also for Italian 
Islands of the Aegean Oct. 28, 1938; also 3d sec. at 
Athens Nov. 10, 1938 ; to the Dept., temp.. May 1, 1941 ; 
married. — PD. 

Chipman, Norris Bowie, — b. Washington, D.C., June 
28, 1901 ; Dartmouth, A.B. 1927 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass. and v.c. of career Oct. 24, 1928 ; assigned 
to the For. Ser. Sch. Nov. 5, 1928 ; v.c. at Tallinn July 
10, 1929 (canceled) ; at Riga Oct. 7, 1929 ; language 
officer in the consulate gen. at Paris July 30, 1930 ; 
also v.c. at Paris May 1, 1931 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. June 19, 1933; For. Ser. officer to the leg. at 
Riga June 21, 1933; 3d sec. at Riga July 15, 1933; 
to the Dept. Mar. 7, 1934 ; class eight July 1, 1934 ; 
cons. Jan. 22, 1935 ; 3d sec. at Moscow July 30, 1936 ; 
also cons, at Moscow Apr. 21, 1938 ; class seven Mar. 
1, 1939 ; 2d sec. at Moscow in addition to duties as 
cons. Mar. 30, 1939; cons, at Cairo Aug. 23, 1939; 
also 2d sec. at Cairo May 22, 1940 ; cons, at Kingston, 
temp., June 21, 1940 ; cons, and 2d sec. at Cairo Oct. 1, 
1940 ; married. 

Christensen, William Harold. — b. Wilmot, S.D., Aug. 
26, 1909; Earl Grey (Winnipeg, Canada) High Sch. 
grad. ; U. of Manitoba 1935-37 ; Winnipeg Grain Ex- 
change course of lectures 1935 ; cml. employment 1925 ; 
app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Winnipeg Mar. 18, 
1926 ; v.c. at Barbados June 1, 1940 ; married. 

Christensen, Ethel Grace. — b. Winamac, Ind. ; Short- 
ridge High Sch. (Indianapolis) ; business sch. ; George 
Washington U. ; elk.. Govt. Printing Office, 1908-11 ; 
app. elk. at $900 in the Dept. of State Feb. 28, 1911 ; 
at $1,000 Jan. 21, 1913; at $1,200 Aug. 5, 1914; at 
$1,400 July 1, 1916 ; at $1,600 Jan. 1, 1920 ; at $1,800 
Feb. 1, 1924 ; at $2,100 July 1, 1924 ; detailed as elk., 
Int. Narcotics Conf., Geneva, 1924, and as asst. to sec, 
Am. del.. Special Conf. on Chinese Customs Tariff, 
Peking, 1925-26 ; at $2,200 July 1, 1928 ; at $2,300 July 



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1. 1928; at $2,400 July 1. 19:U); at $ii,r.00 July 3, 
1930: nt $2,600 Aug. 1, 1S>;{C ; dlvisionnl asst. at 
$;i.200 May 10. 1930.— FB. 

Chrlstiani, Courtland Emll. — b. ludlnnapolls, Ind., 
May 6. 1S!)1 : I?usiiu-ss IliKli Sch. (D. C.) giad. ; lan- 
piiago study utidor prlvato tutors; st(>noK. 1014-17, in 
War Dept. 1917; a.-^st. elk., IIouso Kulos Conimittpe, 
and sec. to mom. of Cong. 1018; app. tik. In Am. con- 
sulate gen. at Mexico City Oct. 1918; v.c. at Harcelona 
Oct. 1. 1919 ; at Cardiff Aug. 31. 1921 ; at Slieffleld 
Feb. 29. 1928; at Glicnt May 10, 1929; at Izmir Aug. 
20, 1932; at Curasao July 17, 1933; at Trinidad, 
temp., Nov. 10. 1934 ; at Curngao Jan. 31, 1935 ; at 
Newcastlo-on-Tyne July 31, 1936; at Glasgow, temp., 
Jan. 15. 1938 ; at Newcastle-on-Tyne June 25, 1938 ; at 
Surabaya May 15, 1939. 

Christie, Emerson Brewer. — b. Marasli. Turkey, of 
Am. partMits. Mar. 17. 1878; Phillips Andover grad. ; 
Yale. n.A. 1901; Harviird Grad. Sch. 1910; American 
v.. Master of Political Science 1928 ; teacher in Philip- 
pine I. 1001-4 ; asst. Bu. of Ethnological Survey. Philip- 
pine I., 1904-7 ; Div. of Ethnology, Philippine I., a.sst. 
chief. 1907-15, act. chief, 1912-13 ; instr. in Spanish, 
U. of Mich., 1915-16 ; prof, of French, Temple U., 
1916-17 ; app. special asst. at $2,000 in the Dept. of 
State Dec. 10, 1918; at $1,800 July 1, 1919; at $2,160 
Feb. 1. 1920 ; drafting officer at $2,500 July 1, 1921 ; 
at $2.S00 July 1. 1924 ; at $2,900 Nov. 1, 1927 ; chief. 
Translating Bu., Apr. 16. 1928; at $3,000 July 1, 1928; 
economic adviser to Am. commr., Coinnin. of Inquiry 
and Conciliation, Bolivia and Paraguay. Washington, 
1929: at $3,200 July 1, 19.30; at $3..300 July 3, 1930; 
at $3,800 Sept. 1, 1935; at $4,000 Apr. 16, 1939; 
married. — Tr. 

Christopherson, Carl E. — b. Dcs Moines, Iowa, Aug. 
19. 1897; East Des Moines High Sch. grad.; Drake U. 
192.3-24; George Washington U. 1926-27, 1928-29; 
newspaper work 1916-18; hydrographic surveying 
and chart construction. Coast and Geodetic Survey, 
191H-24 ; a.sst. chief 1924-26 and act. chief 1927-28, 
drafting div of Coast and Geodetic Survey, Manila ; 
also tech. adviser to Philippine Govt. 1927-28 ; 
end. act., Chicago dist. office, Bu. of For. and 
Dom. Com., 1928-30 ; app. asst. trade commr. at 
Mukden July 16, 1930; at Sydney July 1, 1933; trade 
cnmmr. at Calcutta Sept. 20. 1933; at Sh.inghai Feb. 
10. 19.35 ; at Manila Apr-June 1935 ; to Bu. of For. 
and Dom. Com. Sept. 7. 1937 ; For. Ser. officer of 
cla8.s seven July 1. 1939; to the Dept. Aug. 17. 1939; 
cons, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; 
cons, at Calcutta Apr. 21, 1941 ; married. 

Claffey, John F.— b. Waterbury, Conn., Nov. 12, 1881 ; 
attended business sch. ; private tutors ; Villanova Coll., 
B.S. ; Conn. Nat. Guards 1900-1903; timekeeper 1898- 
1914; app. v. and dip. cons, at Dublin June 25, 1914; 
v.c. at Dublin by act approved Fet). 5, 1915; at London 
Jan. 27, 1921 ; at Leeds, temp.. Sept. 1, 1922 ; at 
London Dec. 22. 1922; at Hull Aug. 1. 1927 (canceled) ; 
at Bristol Oct. 17. 1933; at Bradford, temp., Oct. 15, 
1935; at Bristol Feb. 6. 1936; at Cardiff, temp.. July 
24, 1936; at Bristol Sept. 2. 19:'.6 : at Cardiff, temp.. 
July 23. 1937 ; at Bristol Sept. 6, 1937 ; at Cardiff. 
418997—42 8 



temp.. May 6. 1938; at Bristol Aug. 29, 1938; at 
London Aug. 24, 19.39; at Cardiff, temp., June ;10, 1941; 
at London Oct. 20, 1941 ; married. 

Clark, David McMahon. — b. Philadelphia. Pa., May 
31, 1908; St. Josei)h's Prep. Sch. grad., Georgetown, 
A.B. 1929, M.S. (For. Ser.) 1933; Sorbonne. British 
Institute, and Alliance Francalse, Paris, cert. 1930; 
secretary and salesman 1933; asst. prof., trade- 
agreements seminar, Georgetown Sch. of For. Ser., 
1935 36; entered Bu. of For. and Dom. Com. July 2, 
1934; app. asst. trade commr. at Callao-Lima Feb. 1, 
1937; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1939; v.c. of 
career and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; v.c. at 
Callao-Lima Dec. 29, 1939 ; also 3d sec. at Lima Apr. 20, 
1041 ; married. 

Clark, DuWayne Gerald. — b. Charles City, Iowa, Feb. 
27, 1903; Santa Ana (Calif.) High Sch. grad.; Stan- 
ford, A.B. 1925; Georgetown Sch. of For. Ser. 1925-26; 
George Washington U. 1920-27; entered Bu. of For. 
and Dom. Com. Sept. 1, 1927 ; asst. trade commr. 
at Johannesburg Aug. 1, 1929 ; to Phihidelphia dist. 
office Nov. 20, 1933 ; asst. trade commr. at Buenos 
Aires Aug. 27, 1934 ; trade commr. at Buenos Aires 
Dec. 16, 1935 ; asst. cml. att. at Buenos Aires Aug. 
10, 1936; to Bu. of For. and Dom. Com. Jan. 1, 1938; 
trade commr. at Paris May 10, 19.38 ; asst. cml. att. at 
Madrid (San Sebastian) June 7, 1939; For. Ser. officer 
of class six July 1, 1939 ; asst. cml. att. at Madrid Sept. 
9, 1939 ; cons, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; 
married. 

Clark, Harlan Bendell, — b. Brookfleld, Ohio, Jan. 5, 
1913 ; Brookfield Township High Sch. grad. ; Mich. State 
Coll., A.B. 1935 ; Fletcher Sch. of Law and Diplomacy, 
A.M. 1936 ; salesman and business mgr. 1935-37 ; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. July 2, 1937; v.c. at Ziirich July 
8, 1937 ; For. Ser. Sch. Oct. 24, 1938 ; v.c. at Birming- 
ham Apr. 19, 1939 ; v.c. and 3d sec. at Bangkok Nov. 22, 
1939. 

Clark, Lewis. — b. Montgomery, Ala., Nov. 16, 1895; 
Marion Inst., Marion, Ala., B.S. 1914 ; U. of Va. 
1914-10; surveyor for .sugar plantation in Cuba 1917; 
U.S. Navy 1917-19 ; elk. and mgr. for cotton mer- 
chants 1919-22 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. Sept. 11, 

1925 ; v.c. of career May 20, 1920 ; language officer at 
Peking June 1, 1920; v.c. at Kalgan, temp., Dec. 2, 

1926 ; language officer at Peking Oct. 1, 1927 ; detailed 
to the leg. at Peking Oct. 1, 1928; v.c. at Tsinan, 
temp.. May 11, 1929 ; at Hankow Mar. 6, 19.'.0 ; class 
eight, cons., and cons, at Hankow May 9, 1930; 
For. Ser. officer to the Am. leg. at Peiping July 5, 
1932; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 16, 19.32; 3d sec. at 
Peiping July 21, 1932; class seven July 1, 1934; 2d 
sec. at Peiping Jan. 31, 1935; at Paris Apr. 20. 1935; 
class six June 1, 1937; to the Dept. July 24, 1937; 
class five Aug. 1, 1940 ; cons, and 2d sec. at Ottawa 
Apr. 29, 1911 ; married. 

Clark, Eeed Paige. — b. Londonderry, N.H., Aug. 19, 
1878; Pinkerton Acid, grad.; Columbian Coll. (now 
George Washington U.), A.B. 1898, A.M. and LL.B. 
1901; mem. of bar of N.H. ; tutor and instr. in 
languages in seminary and univ. 1898-1901 ; committee 



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elk., U.S. Senate, 1901-11 ; gen. receiver of customs 
and financial adviser to Liberia 1911-16; exec, sec, N.H. 
Fuel Admin., 1917, agt. of cocoa house in Africa 1918- 
19 ; app. cons, of class seven Sept. 5, 1919 ; cons, at 
Loanda, Angola, Oct. 28, 1919 ; class six Nov. 23, 
1921 ; cons, at Port Elizabeth Jan. 2, 1924 ; For. Ser. offi- 
cer of class seven July 1, 1924; class six Feb. 24, 
1925 ; cons, at Mexico City Apr. 10, 1925 ; sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. and 2d sec. at Monrovia Feb. 4, 1926 ; 
cons, at Mexico City Dec. 27. 1926; at Guadalajara 
Sept. 10, 1928 ; at Santo Domingo Jan. 10, 1929 ; class 
five May 23. 1929 ; cons, at Belgrade Dec. 1, 1930 ; class 
four July 1, 1931 ; at Vienna Oct. 31, 1935 ; also 1st 
sec. at Vienna Dec. 10, 1935 ; cons, at Victoria, B.C., 
June 22, 1937 ; married. 

Clarke, James Brent. — b. Washington, D.C., Sept. 30, 
1870 ; in post office 1888-1911 ; supt. of mails 1911- 
20 ; with business firms 1920-24 ; app. elk. at $1,140 
in the Dept. of State Oct. 27, 1924 ; at $1,680 May 16. 
1925; at $1,860 Jan. 16, 1926; chief of mail section 
Mar. 22, 1926 ; at $2,100 Apr. 1, 1927 ; at $2,300 July 
1, 1928 ; at $2,400 July 1, 1928 ; at $2,600 July 1, 1930 ; 
at $2,900 Feb. 1, 1936; supt., Diplo. Pouch and Mail 
Section, Apr. 2, 19.57 ; at $3,000 Apr. 1, 1938 ; at $3,100 
June 16, 1941 ; married.— MA. 

Clarkson, Anna Louise. — b. Washington, D.C. ; busi- 
ness sch. ; private tutors ; elk.. War Dept. 1913-15, 
Treas. Dept. 1917-19, State Dept. 1919-25; secretary 
1925-33 ; app. admin, asst. at $2,600 in the Dept. of 
State Apr. 26, 1933 ; private sec. to asst sec. of state 
Mar. 16, 1934 ; private sec. to U.S. del., Inter-Am. Conf. 
for Maintenance of Peace, Buenos Aires, 1936 ; asst. 
to under sec. of state at $4,600 May 26, 1937; at 
$4,800 June 1, 1939 ; asst. to U.S. del.. Meeting of For. 
Ministers of Am. Republics for Consultation, Panama, 
1939.— U. 

Clattenburg, Albert Edwin, Jr. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., 
Sept. 16. 1900 ; Chestnut Hill Acad. grad. ; U. of Pa., 
A.B. 1928 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of ca- 
reer Mar. 26, 1929 ; assigned to the For. Ser. Sch. 
July 1, 1929 ; v.c. at Athens Sept. 13, 1929 ; at Patras, 
temp.. Mar. 16, 1931; at Athens May 16, 1931; 
at Batavia July 20, 1935 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Apr. 25, 1936; class eight June 1, 1937; cons, and 
cons, at Batavia June 17, 1937 ; at Hamburg Feb. 
24, 1939 (canceled) ; class seven Apr. 1, 1939 ; to the 
Dept. Oct. 12, 1939; married.— SD. 

Clawson, Clayton J. — 1). Indianapolis. lud., July 4, 
1016; Harvard, B.S. 1941; app. v.c. at Lima Oct. 8. 
1941. 

Clay, Wiley Theodore. — b. Caldwell Co., N.C. ; N.C. 
State. Coll., B.E. 1906, M.E. 1909; instr. N.C. 
State Coll. 1906-12; supt. of bidg. 1912-14; construc- 
tion work 1915-26 ; construction supt. public utilities 
and public works, Porto Alegre, Brazil, 1926-30 ; gen. 
mgr. and admin, public utilities, Sao Lulz, 1931-40; 
app. cons. agt. at Sao Lulz, July 1, 1940 ; married. 

Clendenen, Clarence Clemens (Lt. Col.) — b. Colorado 
Springs, Colo., June 8, 1899; Lincoln High Sch. (Los 
Angeles) grad. ; Hollywood Jr. Coll. 1917 18 ; U. S. 



M. A. grad. 1020 ; U. of Calif, at Los Angeles, summers 
1928 and 1929 ; assigned as mil. att. and mil. att. for 
air at Caracas Dec. 23, 1940 ; married. 

Clough, Ralph Nelson. — b. Seattle, Wash., Nov. 17. 
1916; Roosevelt High Sch. grad.; Lingnan U., Canton, 
China, 1936-37; U. of Wash., B.A. 1939, grad. work 
1940-41 ; Fletcher Sch. of Law and Diplomacy, M.A. 
1040 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v. c. of career, 
and see. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 1941 ; v. c. at 
Toronto Mar. 26, 1941 ; married. 

Clubb, Oliver Edmund. — b. South Park, Minn., Feb. 
16, 1901; South St. Paul (Minn.) High Sch. grad.; 
engineering sch. ; U. of Minn., .\.B. 1927, grad. work 
1927 ; George Washington U. 1928 ; Calif. Coll. in China, 
M.A. 1940 ; U. S. Army 1918-19 ; farming 1920-21 ; app. 
For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career May 17, 1928 ; 
assigned to the For. Ser. Sch. May 24, 1928; language 
officer at Peking Jan. 18, 1929 ; v.c. at Hankow Mar. 12, 
1931; class eight July 1, 1934; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Sept. 13, 1934; For. Ser. officer at Peiping Sept. 18, 
1934 ; M sec. of leg. at Peiping Oct. 8, 1934 ; cons. Jan. 
22, 19:35 ; 3d sec. of emb. at Peiping Sept. 17. 1035 ; 
class seven and 2d sec. at Peiping Apr. 1, 1936 ; also 
cons, at Tientsin Mar. 7, 1938 ; class six Aug. 17, 1938 ; 
2d sec. at Nanking, temp., and cons, at Shanghai Dec. 
5, 1938 ; married. 

Cobb, George Calhoun. — b. Americus, Ga., Aug. 31, 
1882 ; high-sch. grad. ; New York Art Sch. 1903-7 ; 
elk. 1901-2 ; magazine illustrator 1908-15 ; secretary 
1916-17; field elk. 1918; U. S. Army Oct.-Nov. 1918; 
sec, Y. M. C. A., 1918-19; app. v.c. at St. Michael's 
Oct. 28, 1919 ; at Jerusalem July 13, 1921 ; at Alex- 
andria Oct. 23, 1923; at Nancy Mar. 11, 1925; at 
Boulogne-sur-Mer Dec. 29, 1925 ; at Havre Mar. 11, 
1926; at Dakar Apr. 18, 1927; at St. John's, N. F., 
May 29, 1930; at Kingston, Out., Dec 4, 1934; at 
Tahiti Mar. 24. 1937. 

Cochran, H. Merle. — b. Crawfordsville, Ind., July 6, 
1892 ; Crawfordsville High Sch. grad. ; U. of Ariz., B.S. 
1913, M.S. 1914 ; app. v. and dep. cons, at Mannheim 
June 19, 1914 ; at Nogales Dec. 23, 1914 ; v.c at No- 
gales by act approved Feb. 5, 1915; detailed to Guate- 
mala 1916 ; resigned Aug. 1916 ; ranching in Mex- 
ico 1916-18 ; app. elk. in Am. leg. at Bern Feb. 
12, 1918 ; v.c. at Lugano Oct. 7, 1918 ; at Kingston, 
Jamaica, Apr. 8, 1919 ; v.c. of career of class three 
Sept. 27, 1919 ; v.c. at King.ston, Jamaica, Oct. 22, 
1919 ; detailed to Port-au-Prince Feb. 4, 1920 ; v.c. at 
Montreal Mar. 9, 1920 ; class two May 24, 1920 ; class 
one Nov. 17, 1921 ; cons, of class seven June 22, 1922 ; 
class six Aug 23, 1922; to the Dept. Sept. 21, 1923; 
class five Dec 19, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer of class six 
July 1, 1924 ; class five Aug. 31, 1925 ; cons, at Paris 
Mar. 3, 1927 ; class four June 30, 1927 ; class three 
May 9, 1930; cons, at Basel Oct. 15, 1930; For. Ser. 
officer to Am. emb. at Paris Nov. 9, 1932 ; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Nov. 9, 1932 ; l.st sec. at Paris Nov. 23, 
1932 ; adviser, 1st meeting of Experts' Prep. Commit- 
tee for Int. Monetary and Economic Conf., Geneva, 1932, 
and asst., 2d meeting, Geneva, 1033 ; detailed for duty 
with Am. del. to Int. Monetary and Economic Conf., 
London, June 25, 1933 ; class two Oct. 1, 1935 ; class 



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one Nov. 10, 10.".6; attended 2d scss., League of Nations 
Coniniitteo for Study of Int. Loan Contracts, 1937; 
to ih«> Dcpt. July 19, 1939, and detailed to Treas. 
Dcpt. ; spoiial mission to China Sept. 25-Nov. 19, 1!)41 ; 
nianieti. 

Cochran. William Pearsol, Jr. — b. Stockton, Md., Dec. 
15. 1902; U.S.N..\. grad. 1024; Harvard U., summer 
1939 ; U. S. Navy 1924-2G. ensign ; app. For. Ser. of- 
flctr unclnss. and v.c. of career May 17, 1928 ; assigned 
to tlie For. Ser. Sch. May 24, 1928; v.c. at Auckland 
Nov. 3, 1928 ; at Wellington Apr. 9, 1929 ; to the Dopt., 
temp., Nov. 21, 1930; v.c. at Mexico City Feb. 20. 1932; 
at San Salvador Feb. 27, 1935 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Mar. 13, 1935 ; also 3d sec. at San Salvador Mar. 16, 
193.5; to the Dept. Mar. 15. 1937; class eight Apr. 1, 
1937 ; cons. Apr. 22. 1937 ; detailed to assist U. S. 
representative, Hondurnn-Nicaraguan boundary media- 
tion, 1937; 3d sec. at Lima Mar. 4, 1938; sec. to Am. 
del.. 8th Int. Conf. of Am. States, Lima, 1938; class 
seven Mar. 1. 1939 ; 2d sec. at Lima Mar. 30, 1939 ; cons, 
and 2d sec. at Moscow May 29, 1939 (canceled) ; cons, 
at Veracruz Oct. 20. 1939 ; cons, and 2d sec. at Managua 
June 13, 1941 ; married. 

Codoner, Manuel Joseph, — b. New York, N.Y., May 
19. 1804 ; U.S. Army 1013-15 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate 
at Valencia Dec. 1, 1916; v.c. at Valencia Jan. 15, 1917; 
at Alicante Dec. 3, 1928; at Gibraltar Feb. 1, 1935; 
at Bilbao June 4, 1936 ; at Marseille, temp., Sept. 15, 
19:;G; at Bilbao Nov. 28, 1936; at St. Michael (I'onta 
Delgada) Oct. 18, 1937; married. 

Coe, Hobert Douglas.— b. New York, N.Y., Feb. 27, 
1902 ; St. Paul's Sch. ; Harvard, A.B. 1923 ; Mag- 
dalen Coll.. Oxford, H.A. 1927 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass. and v.c. of career May 17, 1928; assigned to 
the For. Ser. Sch. May 25, 1928 ; v.c. at Porto Alegre 
Nov. 3, 1928; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Jan. 9, 1930; 
3d sec. at Lima Jan. 16, 1930; at Istanbul Apr. 8, 
1931; v.c. at Calcutta June 29, 1935; class eight June 
1, 1937 ; cons, and cons, at Calcutta June 17, 1937 ; 
cons, and 3d sec. at Moscow June 30, 1937 (canceled) ; 
to the Dept. July :{0, 1037 ; class seven Apr. 1, 10.39 ; 
cons, and 2(1 sec. at Lomlon Apr. 2, 1041. 

Coerr, Wymberley DeR. — b. New York, N.Y., Oct. 2, 
1913 ; Hill Sch. grad. ; Yale, B.A. 1936, grad. work 
1937-38; Sorbonne, Paris, 1936-37; app. For. Ser. 
officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Nov. 16. 19.59; v.c. at Montreal Jan. 3, 1910; For. Ser. 
Sch. Jan. 23, 1941 ; v.c. at La Ceiba June 2, 1941 ; 
married. 

Colclaser, H. Alberta.— b. Turtle Creek, Pa. ; Turtle 
Creek Union High Sch. grad. ; Coll. of Wooster, A.B. 
19.33; Western Reserve, LL.B. 1936; Columbia, LL.M. 
1939 ; mem. of bar of Ohio ; editor in law-publishing 
company 1930-38; app. asst. to the legal adviser, 
at $2,000 in the Dept. of State Aug. 12, 1939.— Le. 

Cole, Felix.— b. St. Louis, Mo., Oct. 12, 1887 ; Wash- 
ington Sch. for Boys ; Harvard, A.B. 1910 ; George 
Washington. LL.B. 1028 ; mem. of bar of DC. ; re- 
porter and editorial writer 1911-12; agt. in Petrograd 
19i:'.-14 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Petrograd Jan. 
1, 1915; v.c. at Petrograd Aug. 4, 1915; at Archangel 
Oct. 4, 1917; cons, of class eight Feb. 19, 1918; act. 



cml. att. a( .\rcbaiigel Nov. 26, 191S; directed to 
proceed to the U.S. Aug. 6, 1919; class six Sept. 5. 
1919; to the Dept. Oct. 20, 1919; act. chief, Rus.slan 
Div., Apr. 6, 1920; cons, at Bucharest Nov. 20, 1920; 
class five Nov. 19, 1921 ; resigned Nov. 1921 ; app. cons, 
of class five Aug. 23, 1922; to the Dept. Oct. 1, 1922; 
class four Mar. 1, 1923; For. Ser. officer of class five 
July 1, 1924 ; cla.ss four Aug. 8, 1924 ; cons, at Sydney, 
N.S., Sept. 26, 1024; to the Dept. Dec. 6, 1924; mem., 
Publications Committee of the Dept., 1925-29; class 
three June 8, 1927 ; cons. gon. Aug. 6, 192S ; cons, 
gen. at Warsaw Aug. 24, 1928 ; at Frankfort-on-the- 
Main May 22, 1930; class two July 24, 1930; sec. In 
the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 25, 1930; couns. of leg. at Riga. 
Kovno, and Tallinn Nov. 11, 1930 ; also cons. gen. at 
Riga Nov. 7, 1935 ; cons. gen. at Algiers Oct. 2, 1936. 

Cole, Thomas Joseph. — b. Cincinnati, Ohio, June 9, 
1888 ; Cincinnati High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; 
Royal U., Rome, Italy, 1921-22 ; elk.. Isthmian Canal 
Commn., 1908-9 ; sec. 1909-12 ; internal-revenue agt., 
Manila, P.I., 1912-16 ; app. elk. in Am. emb. at Vi- 
enna Dec. 7, 1916; at Rome Apr. 19, 1917; at Istanbul 
May 1"., 1025; v.c. at Geneva Oct. 27, 10:^4; at Habana 
Apr. 25. 1041 ; at Clenfuegos, temp., Oct. 4, 1041 ; at 
Ilabana Oct. 13, 1941; married. 

Cole, William Edward, Jr. — b. Fort Totten, N.Y., 
Nov. 29, 1008 ; Punahou Acad.. Honolulu ; Western 
High Sch. (D.C.) grad.; U. of Paris 1930-31; Dart- 
mouth, A.B. 1932 ; camp project supt., Civilian Con- 
servation Corps. 193.'^-35 ; insp., credit company, 1936 ; 
2d It. O.R.C. 1937; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 2, 1937 ; 
v.c. at Vancouver July 8, 1937 ; For. Ser. Sch. Oct. 24, 
1038; v.c. at Naples Apr. 10, 1030; at Rome Feb. 18, 
1041 ; 3d sec. at Rome July 11, 1941 ; married. 

Colebrook, Mulford Albert. — b. Rochester, N.Y., Sept. 
20, 1902 ; Pawling Sch. grad. ; Princeton, A.B. 1926 ; 
private tutors In France 1927-30 ; app. elk. in Am. con- 
sulate at Port-au-Prlnce June 9, 1931 ; v.c. at Port-au- 
Prlnce Aug. 27, 1931 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; v.c. 
at Port-au-Prince Jan. 2, 1932 ; For. Ser. Sch. Aug. 19, 
10:?2; v.c. at Brisl)ane Dec. 22, 1032; v.c. at London 
Dec. 21, 10:i0; class eight Mar. 1, 1040; also 3d sec. at 
London May 20, 1041 ; married. 

Coleman, Walter H. A. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., Sept. 
30, 1892 ; Albany Mil. Acad. ; business sch. grad. ; elk. 
with ry. company 1911-12 ; sec. 1913-14 ; U. S. Navy 
191.5-18 ; elk. in Am. emb. at London 1919-21 ; dist. 
supervi.sor with Am. Relief Admin. 1021-23 ; app. spe- 
cial disbursing officer In Am. emb. at Warsaw Feb. 27, 
1024 ; at Rome Apr. 1. 1031 ; in dist. acct. and dis- 
bursing office at Paris Oct. 1, 1932 ; in Am. leg. at HIga 
May 4, 1036; in Am. emb. at Berlin Dec. 31. 1038; 
divisional asst. at $3,200 in the Dept. of State July 1, 
1941 ; married. — VD. 

Colladay, Montgomery Hill. — b. Middlctown, Conn., 
Dec. 6, 1902; Loomis Sch.; Dartmouth, B.S. 1926; pri- 
vate tutor 1026-27 ; teacher in elementary and high 
sch. 1927-28 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of 
career Nov. 12, 1929; assigned to the For. Ser. Sch. 
Nov. 20, 1929 ; v.c. at Hamburg Mar. 26, 1930 (can- 



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celed) ; at Warsaw Maj' 6, 1930 ; at Basel Nov. 17. 1933 ; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 25, 1936; class eight and 
cons. May 1. 1938 ; cons, at Basel May 12, 1938 ; cons, 
and 3d sec. at Tallinn June 17, 1938 ; class seven Mar. 1, 
1940 ; 2d sec. at Tallinn in addition to duties as cons. 
Apr. 26, 1940; cons, at Winnipeg. Aug. 22, 1940; 
at Fort William and Port Arthur, temp., June 7, 1941 ; 
at Winnipeg Aug. 18, 1941 ; married. 

Collado, Emilio Gabriel. — b. Cranford, N.J., Dec. 20, 
1910 ; Phillips Andover grad. ; Mass. Inst, of Tech., S.B. 
1931 ; Harvard, A.M. 1934, Ph.D. 1936 ; economic ana- 
lyst, Treasury Dept., 1934-36 ; economist, Fed. Reserve 
Bank of N.Y.. 1936-38 ; app. divisional asst. at $4,600 
in the Dept. of State Oct. 24, 1938 ; at $5,600 Oct. 24, 
1939; adviser to Am. del., 1st Meeting of Finance Min- 
isters of Am. Republics, Guatemala, 1939 ; sec. to Am. 
del., 2d Meeting of Ministers of For. Affairs of Am. 
Republics, Ilabana. 1940 ; a.sst. chief, Div. of the Am. 
Republics, at $6,500 Oct. 16, 1940 ; special asst. to the 
under sec. of state Oct. 7, 1941 ; also exec, sec, Bd. of 
Economic Operations of Dept. of State, Oct. 8, 1941 ; 
married. — EO. 

Collins, Harold Moorman. — b. Lynchburg, Va., June 
27, 1894; Marion (Va.) High Sch. grad.; Washington 
and Lee, B.A. 1914 ; Columbia U. Sch. of Journalism 
1917-18; principal in high sch. 1914-16; U.S. Army 
1917-19. 1st It. ; owner and mgr. of insur. agency 
1919-21 ; app. v.c. of career of class three Oct. 26, 1921 ; 
v.c. at Dublin Dec. 14, 1921 ; class two Nov. 23, 1923 ; 
class one May 10, 1924 ; For. Ser. ofQcer unclass. July 1, 
1924; class eight Feb. 24, 1925; cons. Mar. 3, 1925; 
cons, at Nantes June 24, 1926 ; class seven May 17, 
1928 ; cons, at Ensenada Sept. 28, 1929 ; at Riviere du 
Loup Aug. 25, 1930 ; at Edmonton Apr. 29, 1931 ; class 
six July 1, 1934 ; cons, at Winnipeg Aug. 4, 1934 ; at 
San Jos6, Costa Rica, Feb. 25, 1936 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. May 27, 1936; also 2d sec. at San Jos6 June 2, 
1936 ; cons, at Tampico Aug. 26, 1938 ; married. 

Collins, James Alexander, Jr. — b. North Yakima, 
Wash., Mar. 9, 1907 ; Tsingtao Am. Acad. grad. ; in 
business in China 1924-26 ; with cml. firms in China 
1926-31 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Shanghai 
Aug. 10, 1931; v.c. at Shanghai Mar. 22, 1938; at 
Yunnanfu, temp., Sept. 9, 1938 ; at Shanghai May 24, 
1939. 

Collins, Varnuna Lansing, 2d. — b. Princeton, N.J., 
Apr. 22, 1912; sch. in France; Phillips Exeter grad.; 
Princeton, A.B. 1933 ; University de Grenoble, summer 
1931 ; N.Y. U., LL.B. 1938 ; mem. of bar of N.Y. ; em- 
ployed by banking firm 1933-39 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser., and 
assigned as v.c. at Marseille Mar. 2, 1939; to the For. 
Ser. Sch. Jan. 2, 1940; v.c. at Batavia June 8, 1940; 
married. 

Colquitt, Adrian Boisfeuillet. — b. Savannah, Ga., 
June 6, 1908 ; Savannah High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. 
grad. ; Am. Inst, of Banking, cert. 1926 ; Ga. Sch. of 
Tech. 1928-29 ; Sorbonne, summer 1932 ; L'Institut des 
Hautes fitudes Internationales, cert. 1933 ; bank elk. 
1924-27 ; accountant 1927 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate 
gen. at Zurich Oct. 3, 1933; at Addis Ababa May 7, 
1936 ; v.c. at Addis Ababa Feb. 16, 1937 ; at Aden, temp., 
Mar. 24, 1937 ; at Adelaide, temp., Aug. 25, 1937 ; at 



Brisbane, temp., Nov. 23, 1937 ; at Port Elizabeth Jan. 
3, 1938; at Panama Nov. 10, 1938; For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 
16, 1939; v.c. at Panama Dec. 29, 1939; also 3d sec. 
at Panama Mar. 28, 1940 ; v.c. at Cayenne Aug. 13, 
1940; to the Dept., temp., Dec. 14, 1940; v.c. at Mar- 
tinique Jan. 16, 1941 ; at Calcutta June 21, 1941 ; 
married. 

Compton, Arthur A. — b. Wilkinsburg, Pa., June 12. 
1918; sch. in Switzerland; U. High Sch. (Chicago) 
grad. ; Sorbonne 1935 ; Oxford 1936 ; U. of Freiburg, 
summer 1937 ; Coll. of Wooster, A.B. 1939 ; Am. U., 
grad. work 1939-40 ; Harvard, M. P. A. 1941 ; asst. in 
U. of Chicago Cosmic Ray Expedition to Asia, Europe, 
Mexico, Cuba, Cen. and So. Amer., New Zealand, and 
Australia 1933-35 ; group leader, photographer, and 
councilor in Europe 1935-37 ; intern in Nat. Inst, of 
Public Affairs, Fed. Security Admiu., 1939-41 ; public- 
admin, fellow. Harvard, 1940-41 ; app. divisional asst. 
at $3,200 in the Dept. of State June 23, 1941.— RA. 

Condon, Reynolds (Maj.). — b. Delaware, Ohio, Nov. 

16. 1905; U.S.M.A. grad. 1927; assigned as language 
officer at Peiping Apr. 14, 1939 ; also asst. mil. att. at 
Peiping Sept. 4, 1941 ; married. 

Conklin, William Groff, — b. Glen Ridge, X.J., Nov. 9, 
1905 ; Williams Coll., A.B. 1927 ; Columbia U. 1928-29, 
1931-32 ; private sec. at Columbia U. 1932-34 ; library 
asst. at Princeton 1934-36 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate 
at Geneva Apr. 19, 1938 ; elk.. Int. Commn. on Political 
Refugees at Evian, France, 1938 ; in Am. consulate gen. 
at Antwerp Mar. 29, 1940 ; v.c. at Antwerp June 6, 1941. 

Connelly, Bernard Chamberlin. — b. Rock Island, 111., 
May 3, 1908; Phillips Exeter grad.; Princeton, A.B. 
1930 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Trieste June 20, 
1931 ; v.c. at Trieste Aug. 8, 1931 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 

17, 1931 ; v.c. at Trieste Jan. 2, 1932 ; For. Ser. 
Sch. Mar. 17, 1932; v.c. at Sydney, N.S.W., July 26, 
1932; at Melbourne Mar. 6, 1933; v.c. and 3d sec. at 
Bucharest Jan. IS, 1936 ; v.c. at Karachi and Kabul 
Dec. 15, 1937 ; class eight Apr. 1, 1939 ; class seven 
Aug. 29, 1941 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Lima Sept. 11, 1941 ; 
married. 

Conner, Francis Dale (1st Lt.). — b. Clark, S.Dak., May 
10. 1917 ; U. of 111., B.S. 1939 ; commissioned in O.R.C. 
June 6, 1939 ; assigned as asst. mil. att. at London 
July 15, 1941. 

Conover, James Potter, Jr. (Comdr,, ret.). — b. Con- 
cord, N.H., Nov. 30, 1893; St. Paul's Sch. grad.; 
U.S.N.A. grad. 1917; ret. 1939; navigation instr. for 
air-trans, company 1939-41 ; assigned as naval att. and 
naval att. for air at Mexico City May 10, 1941. 

Conover, Margaret Ferguson (Mrs.) — b. Adams, 
Mass. ; Adams High Sch. ; business sch. ; Y.M.C.A. Sch., 
Washington, 1919 ; George Washington U. 1925 ; sec. 
in bank 1 yr. ; stenog. 3 yrs. ; app. elk. at $1,000 in the 
Dept. of State Jan. 5, 1918; at $1,200 Mar. 1. 1918; 
at $1,000 Jan. 27, 1919 ; at $1,200 June 10, 1919 ; at 
$1,400 Mar. 15, 1921 ; asst. chief of stenographic sec- 
tion, Oct. 1, 1923; at $1,600 Feb. 1, 1924; at $1,860 
July 1, 1924 ; at $1,920 Mar. 1, 1925 ; at $2,000 Mar. 1, 
1927 ; at $2,200 July 1, 1928 ; at $2,300 July 1, 1928 ; 



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at $2,400 .Tilly 1, 1930; elk., 1st stajje, Gcu. Disarma- 
ment Conf., Geneva, 1932; at $2,500 Aug. 1, 1936; at 
$2.G00 Apr. IG, 1939; chief of stenographic unit Mar. 1, 
1940.— DP. 

Conrad, G. Bryan (Maj.).— b. Waynesvillo, N.C., Nov. 

2. 1898 : Shenandoah Valley Acad. grad. ; Va. Mil. Inst. 
1915-16 : U.S.M.A. grad. 1918 ; assigned as asst. mil. 
att. at London Oct. 9, 1939 ; married. 

Constan, Peter K. — b. In Greece, Jan. 30, 1888 ; nat- 
uralized : Olivet C.ill.. A.B. 1911; Harvard Grad. Sch. 
1911-1:;; special investigator. Mich. State Labor Dept., 
1911. 1912-13; Investigator, Nat. Child Labor Commit- 
tee. .Tan.-Mar. 1913; special agt., Mass. Society for 
I'rovention of Cruelty to Children, 1913-17; U. S. 
Army 1917-19, 2d It. ; app. elk. in Am. leg. at Athens 
Mar. 31. 19l'0 ; at Belgrade July 18, 1935 ; in Am. con- 
sulate at Belgrade July 18, 19.38 ; v.c. at Belgrade Sept. 
-.i. 19:!8; at Zagreb, temp., Sept. 20. 10^0; at Belgrade 
May 1. 1941 ; at Cairo, temp., July 6, 1941 (cancele<l) ; 
at Alexandria Oct. 16, 1941; married. 

Cooke, Hedley Vicars, Jr. — b. East Orange, N.J., May 

3. 1906; Carteret Acad.; rhillips Andover ; Yale, B.A. 
1927; instr. in French and Spanish. ;\I()hegan Lake Sch., 
1927-2S ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Edinburgh 
Nov. 20, 1028; v.c. at Edinburgh May 1, 1929; 
For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. and assigned as v.c. at Edinburgh Dec. 
19. 1929 ; at Caracas June 23, 1930 ; at Santo Domingo 
Oct. 25. 1930; at Tsingtao Feb. 16, 1932; at Shanghai 
Apr. 21. 1933; at Moncton Aug. 16, 1935; at Glasgow 
Dec. 19, 1936 ; at Bombay and Portuguese possessions 
in India Dec. 18. 1937 ; class eight and cons. May 1, 
1938; cons, at Bombay and Portuguese possessions in 
India May 12, 1938 ; at Sherbrooke, temp., June 21, 
1940 ; at Bombay Sept. 6, 1940. 

Cooke, William Edward, — b. Boston, Mass., Apr. 4. 
1906 ; hieli-sch. grad. ; Benjamin Franklin U., B.C.S. 
1936 ; cml. work 1925-30 ; app. elk. at $1,440 in the 
Dept. of State Aug. 12, 1931; at $1,620 Apr. 1. in:;6 ; 
at $1..S00 June 29. 1937; at $1,860 Apr. 16. 1039; at 
$2,000 Sept. 16, 1940 ; asst. chief of maintenance and 
s< rvice section, Div. of Personnel Supervision and Man- 
a.-ement. at $2,600 Mar. 20, 1941 ; married. — DP. 

Cooper, Charles Albert. — b. Humboldt, Nebr., Oct. 
21, 1908; U. of Nehr., A.B. 1930; app. elk. in Am. 
consulate at Havre Sept. 16. 1931 ; v.c. at Havre Nov. 3, 
1931 ; For. Ser. officer unclass.. v.c. of career, and sec. 
In the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; v.c. at Havre Jan. 2, 
1932; For. Ser. Sch. Aug. 19, 1932; v.c. at 
Canton Dec. 22, 19.32 ; language officer at Tokyo Aug. 
1". 1933 ; v.c. at Tokyo Sept. 5, 1935 ; at Nagoya, temp., 
June 7. 1937 ; at Shanghai Oct. 25, 1937 ; 3d sec. at 
NankinR Apr. 21, 1938-July 18, 1939; class eight Nov. 
16, 19.39; 3d sec. at Tokyo Sept. 27, 1940. 

Cootes, Merritt Newton. — b. Norfolk, Va., Mar. 11, 
1909 ; Woodberry Forest Sch. grad. ; ficolc lie de 
France; Hofl)Urg Schule ; Princeton, A.B. 1931; bank 
elk., Paris, 1929 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. 
of career, and .sec. In the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; 
to the Dept.. temp., Jan. 20. 1932 ; v.c. at Port-au-Prince 
June 24, 1932; For. Ser. Sch. Feb. 24, 1933; 



v.c. at Hong Kong June 13, 19.33; at Manila, temp., 
Oct. 16. 1935; at Saigon, temp., Dec. 28, 1935; at 
Hong Kong June 6, 1936 ; at Habana Aug. 26. 1936 
(canceled) ; v.c. and 3d sec. at Port-au-Prince July 2, 
19.37; class eight Mar. 16. 1939; 3d .sec. at Rome Apr. 
17, 1940; class seven Aug. 16, 1941. 

Cope, Albert John, Jr. — b. Salt Lake City, Utah, 
Aug. 13, 1909; West Iligli Sch. grad.; business-sch. 
grad.; U. of Utah 1927-30; travel and study in Europe 
1930-33 ; music teacher 1933-34 ; app. elk. in Am. 
consulate at Stuttgart June 5, 1934; v.c. at Stuttgart 
July 18, 1936 ; at Lisbon July 19, 1941 ; married. 

Copley, "William Edward. — b. Altoona, Pa., July 30, 
1S93; St. Francis Coll. grad. 1916; Spalding Coll. grad. 
1917 ; store mgr. 1917-18 ; U. S. Army 1918-19 ; teacher 
in high sch. 1921-23 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Port- 
au Prince Oct. 29, 1923 ; v.c. at Port-au-Prince June 9, 

1925 ; at Santiago de Cuba. Oct. 23, 1925 ; at Matanzas, 
temp., July 7, 1926 ; at Santiago de Cuba Aug. 17, 

1926 ; at Monterrey June 19, 1928 ; at Asuncion July 11, 
1933 ; at Buenos Aires Nov. 22, 1934 ; at Asuncion Sept. 
14, 1936; at Buenos Aires May 29, 1937. 

Corbett, Jack Crouch. — b. Memphis, Tenn., July 3, 
1014 ; Shaker Heights (Ohio) High Sch. grad. ; Centro 
de Estudios Ilistoricos, Madrid. 193.3-34; U. of Munich, 
summer 1934; Georgetown, B.S. (For. Ser.) 1937; 
Harvard, M.B.A. 1939 ; Latin-Am. research for Fed. 
Reserve Bank 1939-41 ; app. divisional asst. at $3,200 
in the Dept. of State June 16, 1941 ; asst. exec, sec, 
P.d. of Economic Operations of Dept. of State, Oct. 8, 
1941.— EO. 

Corcoran, Alice Lucas (Mrs.) — b. Washington, D.C. ; 
George Washington U., summer 1928 ; elk. in law office ; 
app. elk. at $900 in the Dept. of State Oct. 4, 1916; 
at $1,000 Aug. 1, 1917 ; at $1,200 May 1, 1918 ; at $1,400 
Mar. 1, 1919; at $1,600 Feb. 1, 1924; at $1,860 July 
1, 1924 ; at $1,920 Mar. 1, 1925 ; clerical asst.. Prep. 
Commn. for the Disarmament Conf.. Int. Economic 
Conf., and Three Power Naval Conf., Geneva, 1927 ; at 
$1,980 Mar. 1, 1927 ; at $2,040 July 1, 1928 ; at .$2,100 
Feb. 1, 1929; code elk., London Naval Conf., 1930; at 
$2,300 July 1, 19.30; at $2,400 July 3. 1930; admin, 
asst. at $2,600 Oct. 16, 1937 ; at $2,700 Apr. 16, 1939 ; 
chief of telegraph section, Div. of Communications and 
Records, at $3,200 July 1, 1941.— DCR. 

Corcoran, William Warwick. — b. Washington, D.C, 
Sept. 5, 1884 ; business sch. ; Georgetown Law Sch. 2 
yrs. ; U. of Lille, France, summer course ; newspaper 
corr. and editor 190.')-17; U. S. Army 1917-19, 1st It.; 
app. v.c. of career of class three May 24, 1920 ; v.c. at 
Calcutta Aug. 2. 1920; at Bombay Sept. 14, 1920; at 
Calcutta Oct. 19, 1920; at Madras Mar. 28, 1921; at 
Boulogne-sur-Mer May 14, 1921 ; cla.ss two Nov. 17, 
1921 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; class 
elsht, cons., and cons, at Boulogne-sur-Mer May 23, 
1929 ; at Warsaw May 28, 1929 ; class seven Feb. 4, 
1931; at Algiers Oct. 12, 1931; at Gibraltar, temp.. 
June 3, 1932; at Algiers Aug. 13. 1932; at Matamoros 
Nov. 7, 1932 (canceled) ; at Kingston, Jamaica, Feb. 7, 
1933; sec. in the Dii)lo. S<'r. Nov. 3. 1934; cons, at 
Vigo Nov. 26, 1034 ; at Goteliorg Aug. 15. 1930 ; class six 
M;iy 1. 1941 ; married. 



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Cordell, William Howard. — b. Butlerville, Ark., Feb. 
25, 1908 ; Cabot High Sch. grad. ; Ark. State Teachers 
Coll., B.A. 1931 ; U. of Ark., M. A. 1932 ; supt. of high 
sch. 1926-28 ; feature work for newspapers and maga- 
zines 1933-38 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 6, 1938 ; v.c. at 
Warsaw July 20, 1938 ; For. Ser. Sch. June 9, 
1039 ; v.c. at Seville Jan. 8, 1940 ; at Li.sbon May IS, 
1040. 

Correll, Alice Brown (Mrs'.).— b. Salt Lake City, 
Utah ; East High Sch. ; U. of Utah, M.A. 1927 ; Ameri- 
can U., Ph.D. 1933; teacher in jr. high sch. 1928-29, 
1930 ; draftsman. Census Bu., 1929-30 ; research asst., 
Civil Ser. Commn., July-Oct. 1930 ; app. archive asst. 
at $1,800 in the Dept. of State Oct. 1, 1930 ; at $2,000 
Aug. 29, 1931 ; at $2,600 Apr. 1, 1935 ; re.search asst. 
Dec. 22, 1937 ; at $2,700 Apr. 1, 1938 ; at $2,800 June 
IG, 1941.— SB. 

Corrick, Donald Wheatley. — b. Kensington, Md., Aug. 
15, 1897 ; Roosevelt High Sch. grad. ; Southeast- 
ern U., B.C.S. 1926; American U. 1939- ; U. S. Navy 
1917-19 ; elk.. Navy Dept, 1919-23 ; asst. gen. office 
mgr., dept. store, 1923-24 ; chief of an accounting sec- 
tion, Dept. of Agr., 1924-34 ; app. admin, asst. at 
$2,900 in the Dept. of State Nov. 1, 1934; at $3,000 
Apr. 1, 1938 ; act. asst. chief, Div. of Accounts, Feb. 
6, 1939 ; asst. chief at $3,200 June 1, 1939 ; act. chief 
Sept. 5, 1939 ; chief at $4,600 Apr. 1, 1940 ; married. — 
DA. 

Corrigan, Frank P. — b. Cleveland, Ohio, July 14, 
1881; South High Sch. grad.; Adelbert Coll., A.B. 
1903 ; Western Reserve U., M.D. 1906 ; U. of Vienna 
1910 ; grad. work in U.S. and abroad ; steel metal- 
lurgist 1898-99; Ohio Naval Reserve 1898-1901; 
interne, pathologist, and surgeon 1906-19 ; official 
representative for Latin Amer., Am. Coll. of Surgeons, 
1920-22 ; director of surgery in hospital 1922-32 ; 
author; app. E.E. and M.P. to El Salvador Mar. 14, 
1934 ; to Panama Aug. 9, 1937 ; U.S. representative, 
Honduran-Nicaraguan boundary mediation, 1937 ; A.E. 
and P. to Venezuela Jan. 20, 1939 ; honorary chm., 
hospitality committee, 8th Am. Scientific Cong., Wash- 
ington, 1940 ; married. 

Corrigan, John.— b. Atlanta, Ga., July 25, 1878; 
Boys' High Sch. grad. ; attended business sch. ; George 
Washington Law Sch. 3 mos. ; U. of Paris 4 mos. ; 
newspaper reporter, editor, and corr. 1898-1917 ; U. S. 
Army 1917-19, capt., overseas service ; app. v.c. at 
Havre Oct. 30, 1919 ; cons, of class seven June 4, 
1920 ; detailed to Havre ; cons, at Cherbourg Sept. 

11, 1922 ; class six Mar. 1, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class seven July 1, 1924 ; class six Feb. 24, 1925 ; 
cons, at Dublin Nov. 20, 1925 ; at Smyrna Nov. 19, 1926 ; 
at Venice Dec. 2, 1929; class five July 24, 1930; 
at Durban Oct. 31, 1935 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 
1, 1937 ; class four Aug. 16, 1941 ; married. 

Corrigan, Robert Foster. — b. Cleveland, Ohio, Sept. 

12, 1914 ; Stanford, B.A. 1937 ; U. of Venezuela 1939- 
40 ; sec. to Am. minister to El Salvador 1934-35 ; 
deputy collector, Treas. Dept., 1937-39 ; sec. to Am. mil. 
att. at Caracas 1939-40, to Am. amb. to Venezuela 



1939-41 ; Ensign, U. S. Naval Reserve ; app. v.c. at 
Rio de Janeiro Oct. 21, 1941. 

Corse, Carl D — b. Verndale, Minn., Nov. 20, 1907; 
Central High Sch. (Minneapolis) grad. ; U. of Minn., 
B.B.A. 1930, M.A. 1935 ; instr. and research asst. in 
economics, accounting, and statistics, U. of Minn., 
1930-35, 1938-39; field investigator, Treas., Dept., 
Sept. 1934 ; economic analyst. Dept. of State, 1935-38 ; 
app. economic analyst at $3,800 in the Dept. of State 
June 26. 1939 ; divisional as.'it. July 10, 1939 ; at $4,600 
Feb. 16, 1941 ; married. — TA. 

Cory, Thomas J. — b. San Francisco, Calif., June 15, 
1914 ; schs. in Spain and France ; Redondo Union High 
Sch. grad. ; U. of Calif, at Los Angeles, A.B. 1935 ; 
Universidad Nacional de Mexico, summer 1935 ; U. 
of Calif. 1936 ; agri. engineer 1935-38 ; app. For. 
Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; v.c. at Vancouver Jan. 4, 
1940; at Trail June 28, 1940; at Vancouver Oct. 1, 
1940 ; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 23, 1941 ; v.c. at Barcelona 
June 2, 1941 ; married. 

Cottell, Philip G.— b. Louisville, Ky.. Jan. 5. 1918 ; 
Yale, B.A. 1941 ; app. v.c. at Guayaquil Oct. 3, 1941. 

Cottingham, Claybrook Baker (Lt., jg,). — b. Pineville, 
La., Aug. 14, 1015; Boltou High Sch. grad.; La. Coll., 
B.A. 1936 ; instr.. La. Coll.. 1936 ; commissioned in 
U. S. Naval Reserve July 1, 1936 ; assigned as asst. 
naval att. and asst. naval att. for air at Mexico City 
Apr. 22. 1941 ; at Rio de Janeiro Aug. 23, 1941. 

Coudray, Robert Carter. — ^b. Newport, R.I., Dec. 21, 

1895 ; business-high-sch. grad. ; George Washington 
U. 1923-24 ; bank teller 1917 ; U. S. Army 1917-19, 
overseas service ; sec. Federal Bd. of Vocational Edu- 
cation, 1919 ; elk.. Naval Station at Guantanamo, 
Cuba, 1919-23; purchasing agt.. Navy Dept., 1923; 
app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Hankow Jan. 
22, 1924 ; v.c. at Hankow Sept. 24, 1926 ; elk. at Mukden 
June 25, 1928 ; v.c. at Mukden Oct. 1, 1928 ; at Swatow 
Oct. 8, 1931 ; at Canton May 22, 1934 ; at Hong Kong 
Sept. 6, 1935. 

Coulter, Eliot Brewster. — b. Austinburg, Ohio. May 
11, 1892; Princeton, Litt.B. 1914; Harvard, A.M. 1916; 
George Washington, LL.B. 1931 ; banking 1915-17 ; 
app. cons. asst. Sept. 4, 1917 ; v.c. at St. Nazaire Nov. 
17, 1917; at Helsingfors Mar. 12, 1919; v.c. of career 
of class three and v.c. at Helsingfors May 25, 
1920 ; at London July 20, 1920 ; class two Nov. 17, 
1921 ; class one May 26, 1922 ; cons, of class seven 
Mar. 1, 1923 ; class six Dec. 19, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer 
of class seven July 1, 1924 ; resigned July 1925 ; 
banking 1925-26 ; app. drafting officer at $3,000 in 
the Dept. of State Feb. 1, 1926; at $3,200 July 1, 
1928 ; at $3,300 Sept. 1, 1928 ; at $3,800 May 1. 1930 ; 
asst. chief. Visa Office, July 1, 1930 ; at $4,600 Dec. 
1, 1930 ; asst. chief. Visa Div., Jan. 1, 1931 ; at $4,800 
Nov. 16, 1938 ; at $5,600 Sept. 1, 1940 ; married. — ^VD. 

Cousins, Albert Howard, Jr. — b. Washington, D.C., 
Oct. 25, 1907 ; U. of Oreg., B.A. 1929 ; app. For. Ser. 
officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. June 4, 1930 ; v.c. at Vancouver June 17, 1930 ; 



BIOGRAPHIES 



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For. Ser. Si'li. Feb. 11. 1031 ; v.o. :it i'liracii.s 
June 20. 10:U ; at Lii (Jiiaira. tiinp., July 18. 1033; 3d 
sec. at Cniacns, temp.. Feb. 9, 1934; v.c. at Caracas 
June 3. 1934; at lUionos Aina June 10. 1936; class 
eiiilit Apr. 1. 1937; cons. Apr. '22, 1937; con.s. at 
Buenos Aires Apr. 26. 1937 ; class seven Apr. 1, 1939 ; 
cons, and 2d sec. at Tegucigalpa Oct. 7, 1939. 

Coville. Cabot.— b. Washington. D.C., Mar. 25. 1902; 
Central High Sch. grad. ; Cornell. A.B. 1923; app. 
For. Ser. officer unclass. May 28. 1926 ; v.c. of career 
June 15. 1926 : language officer at Tokyo Apr. 8, 1927 ; 
v.c. at Kobe Nov. 4. 1929 ; at Dairen, temp.. Sept. 
1!'. 19.>0; class eight, cons., and cons, at Dairon 
Fib. 4. 1931 ; at Kobo May 25. 1931 ; at Tokyo Aug. 
12. 1931; at Harbin Jan. 25. 1932; For. Ser. officer 
to the emb. at Tokyo Jan. 24. 1935; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Feb. 9. 1935; 3d sec. at Tokyo Feb. 16. 1935; 
class seven and 2d sec. at Tokyo Oct. 1, 1935 ; class 
sis June 1. 1937 ; to the Dopt. Nov. 22. 1939 ; class 
live Aug. 1. lOtO; detailed as 2d sec. and cons, to the 
office of tie liii-'h coinnir. of the rhilippines Oct. 22. 
1941 ; married. 

Cowan, Robert Thomas. — b. Bristol. Tenn.. Mar. 30, 
1907 : East Tenn. State Coll. 1923-24 ; King Coll. 
1924-25 ; U. of Tcx. Coll. of Mines 1927-28 ; app. elk. 
in the Am. consulate at Ciudad Juarez Sept. 1. 1928 ; 
v.c. at Ciudad Ju;lrez Dec. 18, 1929; at San Luis 
FotosI Nov. 25. 1930 ; at Yarmouth Dec. 12, 1931 ; at 
Nantes Fob. 3, 1933 ; at Lyon Jan. 27, 1934 ; at Calais. 
temp.. July 13, 19.34 ; at Lyon Dec. 28. 1934 ; at Lille 
Jan. 4. 1935 ; at Havre, temp., Aug. 17, 1936 ; at Port 
Said Nov. 18, 1936; For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 6, 1938 ; 
v.c. at Port Said July 13. 1938; at Aden May 1, 
19:;9 ; also for French Somali Coast and dependencies 
Aug. 29. 1939 ; at Ziirich Jan. 17, 1940. 

Cowles, Leon LeRoy. — b. Ogden. Utah. July 24, 1906 ; 
Latter Day Saints' High Sch. grad. ; U. of Utah. 
A.B. 1929 ; U. of So. Calif.. M.A. 1934 ; Nat. U. of 
Mexico, summer 1934 ; U. of Calif., summer 1935 ; study 
in France 1925-27 ; elk. 1924 ; secretary of Latter 
Day Saints' Mission in France 1925-27 ; teacher in 
high sch. 1029-36; instr. in French and Spanish, 
Santa Monica Jr. Coll., 1936-38; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Apr. 6. 1938; v.c. at Ciudad Ju.lnz Apr. 12. 1938; 
For. Ser. Sch. June 7, 19.39 ; v.c. at Barcelona 
Jan. 8. 1040; at Vigo O.t. 27. 1041; married. 

Cox, Raymond Edwin. — b. Boston, Mass., Oct. 1, 
1893; Phillips Andovcr ; Yale, B.A. 1915; U. S. Army 
1917-19. capt. ; sales mgr. of exporting Arm 1919-21; 
app. sec. of emb. or leg. of class four Aug. 24. 1921 ; 
to the Dept. Sept. 1. 1921 ; 3d sec. at Lima, Oct. 22, 
1921 ; to the Dept. July 26. 1923 ; sec. of class three 
May 3, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class six July 1, 
1924 ; sec. of special mission. Centennial of tlie I'.attle 
of Ayacucho, 1924 ; detailed for duty with the Tacna- 
Arica Plebiscitary Commn. 1925 : 2d sec. at London 
Oct. 1. 1926; class five May 17. 1928: class four Dec. 
19. 1929; sec. of del. to Conf. of Wheat Exporting 
Countries. London. 1931 ; Ist sec. at Buenos Aires 
Feb. 16. 1934 ; adviser. Pan American Cml. Conf. 
Buenos Aires, 19.35; class three Oct. 1, 1935; cons. 



gen. Apr. 25, 1936; cons. gen. at Prague May 22, 1936; 
also 1st sec. at Praha Oct. 30. 1937; 1st sec. at Oslo 
Nov. 28. 19:{8; cons. gen. at Wellington M.ir. 8, l'.)41 ; 
class two May 1, 1941 ; married. 

Cox, Wesley Philip (1st Lt.).— b. Dallas, Tex.. Sept. 
25. 1!)07; Dallas Acad, grad.; Leland Stanford, A.B. 
1030; O.R.C. 1020-37; petroleum engineer and supt. 
with oil companies 1020-37; (onsulting engineer 19.'j8- 
40; commissioned in O.R.C. Oct. 12. 1040; assigned 
as asst. mil. att. at Bogota Aug. G, 1941. 

Coyle, John Joseph.— b. Bufifalo, N.Y., July 26, 1896 ; 
Central High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; U. of Madrid 
1923 ; Centro de Estudios Hist6ricos, Madrid, 1924 ; 
with steel corp. 1915-16; elk. for railroad 1010-18; 
U. S. Army 1918 ; dep. collector, Bu. of Internal 
Revenue, 1910 ; accountant 1919-21 ; app. elk. in Am. 
consulate at Bilbao Jan. 1921 ; in Am. consulate 
gen. at Barcelona Apr. 1921 ; v.c. at Madrid May 16, 
1922 ; at Bilbao Mar. 5, 1925 ; at Madrid July 9, 1925 ; 
at Seville, temp.. Dec. 10, 1925 ; at Oporto Feb. 13, 
1926 ; at Tenerife, temp.. Dec. 13, 1926 ; at Funchal, 
temp., Jan. 3, 1927 ; at Las Palmas Feb. 12, 1927 ; at 
Nueva Gerona Mar. 23, 1928 ; at Guadeloupe, temp., 
June 10, 1929 ; at Dakar Dec. 30, 1929 ; at Paris Sept. 
28. 1931 ; at Bristol Nov. 25, 1932 ; at London Oct. 17, 
1933; married. 

Crain, Earl Thomas. — b. Quincy, 111., Oct. 25, 1907 ; 
U. of 111., B.A. 1927 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate 
general at Habana Feb. 1, 1928 ; v.c. at Habana Nov. 
5, 1929 ; For. Ser. officer unclass.. v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17. 1931 ; v.c. at Habana 
Jan. 2, 1932 ; at Matanzas May 10, 1932 ; at Port 
LimOn Aug. 16, 1932 ; 3d sec. at Managua June 21, 
1933; also v.c. at Managua Aug. 5, 1933; v.c. and 3d 
sec. at Teheran Feb. 18, 1035 ; v.c. at Algiers June 1, 
1937; class eight Mar. 16. 1939; 3d sec. at Madrid 
Apr. 17, 10:',9; also v.c. at Madrid May 6, 1940; class 
seven Aug. 16, 1941 ; married. 

Crane, Winthrop Murray, 3d. — b. Dalton. Mass., July 
14. 1010; Hotchkiss Sch. grad.; Yale, 1929-30; exec, 
in mfg. company 1931-39; Am. Red Cross 1939^0; 
app. exec, a.sst. to asst. sec. of state in the Dept. of 
Stale .May 15. 1940; divisional asst. at !?3.2(i0 Feb. 16, 
I'.Ml— FC. 

Craw, Demas Thurlow (Maj.). — b. Traverse City, 
Mich., Apr. 0, 1900; U.S. Army lOl.S-20; U.S.M.A. 
L,'r;id. 1924 ; assigned as asst. mil. att. for air at Ankara 
May 9, 1941 ; married. 

Crawford, William Avery. — b. New York, N. Y.. Jan. 
14. 1015; Am. High Sch. (Paris. France) .s-'rad. ; 
Chateau de Bures (Seine et-Oise, France) grad. ; Haver- 
ford Coll., B.A. 1030; U. of Madrid, summer 1936; 
rftcole Libre des Sciences Politiques 19.36-38; produc- 
tion-contr-ol elk. in aircraft concern 1040; section mgr. 
in dept. store 1940-41 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., 
V. c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 
1041 : v. c. at Habana Mar. 27, 1941; married. 

Crenshaw, David. — b. East Falls Church, Va., Apr. 4, 
l.S!»0; Western High Sch.: business sch.; George Wa.sh- 
ington U. 1 yr. ; app. dk. at $900 in the Dept. of State 



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Dpc. 21, 1917 ; at .$1,020 July 1, 1918 ; at .f900 Jan. 27, 
1919 ; at $1,000 July 1, 1919 ; at $1,200 May 1, 1920 ; 
at $1,400 Jan. 1. 1923; at $1,680 July 1, 1924; at 
$1,860 July 1, 1925; at $1,920 Nov. 1, 1927; at $2,100 
July 1, 1920; at $2,200 July 1, 1930; at $2,300 Apr. 1, 
1938 ; asst. chief of political section, Div. of Com- 
munications and Records, Nov. 9, 1940 ; chief of immi- 
gration isection at $2,600 Oct. 16, 1941 ; married. — DCR. 

Creswell, Harry Innes Thornton (Lt. Col.). — b. San 
Francisco, Calif., Mar. 11, 1891; Va. Mil. Inst., B.S. 
1913 ; entered U. S. Army Dec. 5, 1916 ; language offi- 
cer at Tokyo 1924-28 ; assigned as asst. mil. att. at 
Tokyo Apr. 12, 1937 ; mil. att. Dec. 3, 1937. 

Crinkley, Andrew (Comdr.). — b. Warrenton, N.C, 
Mar. 16, 1896 ; Raleigh High Sch. grad. ; N.C. State 
Coll. 1913-14; entered U. S. Navy Jan. 12, 1918; 
assigned as asst. naval att. and asst. naval att. for air 
at Mexico City June 23, 1941. 

Crocker, Edward Savage, 2d. — b. Fitchburg, Mass., 
Dec. 20, 1895 ; St. Mark's Sch. ; Princeton A.B. 1920 ; 
Columbia U. Law Sch. 1921-22; U. S. Navy 1917-19, 
ensign ; in paper manufactory 1921 ; app. sec. of emb. 
or leg. of class four and assigned to the Dept. Sept. 
22, 1922; asst. sec. of Am. del., Conf. on Cen. Am. 
Affairs, Washington, 1922-23; 3d sec. at San Sal- 
vador Mar. 20, 1923; at Wansaw Jan. 7, 1924; For. 
Ser. officer of class eight July 1, 1924 ; 3(1 sec. at Rome 
Apr. 10, 1925 ; class seven Aug. 31, 1925 ; 3d sec. at 
Budapest Dec. 13, 1926 ; at Stockholm May 17, 1929 ; 2d 
sec. at Stockholm Oct. 19, 1929; class six Dec. 19, 
1929; 2d sec. at Tokyo Nov. 13, 1933; class five 
Oct. 1, 1935 ; cons. Dec. 1, 1937 ; class four June 16, 
1938; 1st sec. at ToI<yo June 24, 1938; class three 
Aug. 16, 1941 ; married. 

Cromie, Leonard James. — b. New Haven, Conn.. Feb. 
2, 1912 ; New Haven High Sch. giad. ; business-sch. 
grad. ; Geneva Sch. of Int. Studies, summer 1931 ; 
Yale, B.A. 1932 ; ficole Libre des Sciences Politiques, 
Paris, diplome 1934 ; lecturer and exec, sec. Inter- 
collegiate Council. 1934-36 ; sec-rapporteur. Int. Studies 
Conf., Paris, 1936-37 ; asst. sec Int. Chamber of 
Com., Paris, 1937--1939 ; For. Ser. elk. June-July 1940 ; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser July 12, 1940 ; v.c. at Montreal July 
22, 1940; to the Dept. Aug. 15, 1941 (For. Ser. Sch. 
Nov. 3-). 

Crook, Linton. — h. Anniston, Ala., Nov. 10, 1901 ; 
Ala. Presbyterian Coll. ; Marion Mil. Inst. ; U. of 
Ala. 5 yrs. ; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Milan 
May 1, 1925; v.c at Milan Nov. 22, 1927; at Lucerne, 
temp., June 8, 1929; at Milan Oct. 17, 1929; at 
Penang June 20, 1931; at Santo Domingo Nov. 12, 
19.", } ; at Palermo Dec. 8, 1937 ; at Marseille Mar. 13, 
1941. 

Cross, Cecil Merne Putnam. — b. Rangoon, India, of 
Am. parents, Nov. 2, 1891 ; Hope St. High Sch. (Provi- 
dence R. I.) : Brown U., A.B. and A.M. 1915; U. of 
Chicago, Ph.D. 1922 ; elk.. War Dept., 1918-19 ; app. 
v.c of career of cla.ss three Sept. 27, 1919 ; v.c. at 
Palermo Dec. 9. 1919; at Naples Apr. 17, 1920; cons, 
of class seven June 2, 1920 ; cons, at Aden Nov. 30, 



1921 ; at Lourengo Marques July 7, 1922 ; class six 
Mar. 1, 1923; For. Ser. officer of class seven July 

I, 1924 ; class six Feb. 24, 1925 ; cons, at Port Eliza- 
beth Apr. 10, 1925 ; at Capetown May 15, 1925 ; class 
five May 23, 1929 ; cons, at Barcelona June 25, 1932 ; 
at Paris June 21, 1935 ; also dlst. acct. and disbursing 
officer at Paris July 16, 1935 ; class four Oct. 1, 1935 ; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; class three Jan. 
3, 1938 ; 1st sec at Paris in addition to duties as 
cons, and dist. acct. and disbursing officer Feb. 14, 1940 ; 
class two Aug. 1, 1940 ; to the Dept. Dec. 20, 1940 ; 
cons. gen. Mar. 20, 1941 ; cons. gen. at Sao Paulo Mar. 
21, 1941 ; married. 

Culbert, Frederic Paul, — b. Bellevue, Pa., June 20, 
1893 ; East Orange, N.J., High Sch. grad. ; Harvard 
1910-11 ; U.S.N.A. grad. 1915 ; U.S. Navy 1911-23, It. ; 
asst. naval attache at Berlin 1920-22 ; supt., mgr., and 
partner with Fr. cml. firms 1923-28 ; managing dir. 
1929-33, and European mgr. 193.3-36, of U.S. radio 
corp. ; mgr. and partner in aircraft corp. 1937-41 ; 
aiip. v.c. at Dakar June 16, 1941 ; married. 

Culbertson, Paul Trauger. — b. Greensburg, Pa., Apr. 

II, 1897; Western High Sch. (D.C.) ; Yale, Ph.B. 1923; 
George Washington, LL.B. ; mem. of bar of D.C. ; U. S. 
Army 1917-19, overseas service ; Dopt. of Com. 1920 ; 
jr. accountant, summer 1921 ; elk. in Am. consulate 
at Paris July-Oct. 1922 ; app. drafting officer at $2,500 
in the Dept. of State July 3, 1923; at $2,800 July 1, 
1924 ; sec of Am. del.. Preliminary Conf. on Oil 
Pollution of Navigable Waters, Washington, 1926 ; at 
$3,000 June 16, 1926; at $3,200 July 1, 1928; at 
$3,300 July 1, 1928 ; at $3.S00 Oct. 1. 1928 ; at $4,600 
Oct. 1, 1929; divisional asst. at $5,600 July 1, 1930; 
asst. chief, Div. of Western European Affairs, at $6,500 
Jan. 28, 19.32 ; expert, 2d sess.. Committee of Experts 
on Pollution of the Sea by Oil, Geneva, 1935 ; asst. 
chief, Div. of European Affairs, June 16, 1937 ; at 
$7,000 June 1, 1939 ; member of diplo. mi.'ision, Portu- 
guese Imperial Week Celebration, Lisbon, 1940 ; 
married. — Eu. 

Camming, Hugh Smith, Jr. — b. Richmond, Va., Mar. 
10, 1900 ; private sch. in Japan ; Western High Sch. 
(D.C.) grad.; Va. Mil. Inst. 1917-20; U. of Va. 1920- 
21, Law Sch. 1921-24 ; mem. of bar of Va. ; U.S. Army 
1918 ; asst. purser, summer 1921 ; park ranger, sum- 
mer 1923 ; with int. banking firms in London, Bom- 
bay, Singapore, and Peking 1924-27 ; elk. in Am. leg. 
at Peking Aug. 1927-Feb. 1928 ; app. drafting officer 
and tech. adviser at $2,400 in the Dept. of State 
June 21, 1928 ; at $2,600 July 1. 1928 ; at $3,200 May 
1, 1930; at $3,800 Dec 1, 1930; at $4,600 Dec 24, 
1931 ; asst. to Am. del.. Int. Monetary and Economic 
Conf., London, 1933; asst. to chm. of Am. del. 7th 
Int. Conf. of Am. States, Montpvideo, 1933 ; exec, 
asst. to the sec. of state at $5,600 Mar. 14, 1934; 
detailed to Geneva to assist cons, in connection with 
Italo-Ethiopian affairs 1936 ; divisional asst. June 12, 
1936 ; mem.. Exec Committee, U.S. Antarctic Service, 
1939- ; at $."),800 June 16, 1940; on special mission to 
Greenland Mar. -June 1041 ; married. — Eu. 

Cummings, Charles M. (Lt. Col.). — b. Sullivan, Ohio, 
June 10, 1892 ; high-sch. grad. ; U. of Wis. 1915-16 ; U. 



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103 



or Ohio lOlG 17: cnteml U. S. Army IM\-. S, 1917; 
iissiKned as a>st. mil. air ntt. at Lomloii Jan. 24, 1941. 

Cummin^s, Robert Emmett (Col.). — b. Waco, Tex., 
May 20. 1892 ; Houston llijib S.h. srail. ; Kico Inst., A.B. 
1916 ; athletic dir., Rice Inst., 191G-17 ; entered U.S. 
Army Aii;;. 15. 1917 : asst. mil. att. at Mexico City 
1929-;?3: asst. mil. att. nt Santiago 1937; mil. att. at 
Santiago and La I'az 1937-3S. also mil. att. for air 19."s ; 
mil. observer. Chaco Teace Conf., 1938 ; assigned as 
mil. alt. and mil. att. for air at Ilabiina Apr. 16, 1941. 

Cunningham, Frederick John. — b. East Boston, Mass., 
July 6. 189S; East Boston Ili^'h Sch. grad. ; U.S.N.A. 
;:rad. 1919; U.S. Navy 1919-29; salesman with in- 
vestment company 1931-32 ; enten^d Bu. of For. and 
Dom. Com. Sept. 18. 1934 ; asst. trade commr. at 
Johannesburg. Jan. 16, 1936; For. Ser. officer of class 
eight July 1, 1939 : to the Dept. Aug. 18, 1939 ; v.c. 
of career and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; 
v.c. at Sao Paulo Nov. 27, 1939 ; v.c. and 3d sec. at Rio 
de Janeiro Mar. 3, 1941 ; married. 

Cunningham, Harry Francis, Jr, — b. Washington, 
D.C., Nov. 1. 1912 ; Swavely Sch. grad. ; U. of Nebr., 
A.B. 193.-?. grid, work 1933-34 ; Graz U., Graz. Au.stria, 
summer 193G ; Konsularakadcmie, Vienna, 1930-37 1 
Institut de Touraine. Tours, France, summer 1937 ; 
mechanical draftsman 1935-36; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Apr. 6, 19.38; v.c. at Budapest Apr. 11, 1938; 
For. Ser. Sch. June 9, 1939 ; v.c. at Vigo Jan. 8, 1940 ; 
at Berlin Apr. 26, 1940; also 3d sec. at Berlin Nov. 16. 
1940 ; relieved of duties as v.c. at Berlin July 15, 1941. 

Curtis, Edward Glion, Jr. — b. St. Louis, Mo., Sept. 
8, 1909 ; Webster Groves High Sch. grad. ; Wash- 
ington U.. A.B. 1930, grad. work 1931-32 ; Cesare 
Alfleri, Florence, Italy, diploma 1935 ; app. For. Ser. 
officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Oct. 1, 19.35 ; v.c. at Budapest Oct. 3, 1935 ; 
For. Ser. Sch. Aug. 4, 1936; v.c. at Wellington Dec. 
IS. 19.36: v.c. and 3d sec. at Port-au-Prince Apr. 24, 
1!'40 ; class eight Aug. 16, 1941 ; married. 

Cussans, Frank. — b. Mitchell, S.Dak., Feb. 5, 1895; 
Ada (Ohio) High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; Ohio North- 
ern U., B.S. 1920; U. of Bordeaux, France, 1919; U.S. 
Army 1917-19, overseas service; accountant and elk. 
f'lr railroad 1920-21 ; teacher, ficole Normale de 
Garcons. Limoges, France, and messenger in Am. con- 
sulate at Limoges 1921-23 ; app. elk. in Am. con- 
sulate at Bordeaux June 1923 ; v.c. at Bordeaux Apr. 
23, 1926; at Cherbourg, temp., Jan. 29, 1937; at 
Bordeaux Apr. 28, 1937 ; at Nantes, temp., July 14, 
1938; at Bordeaux Sept. 2, 1938; at Calais, temp., 
Dec. 10. 1038 ; at Bord<'aux Apr. 12, 19.39 ; at Geneva 
July 19, 1941 r married. 

Cyphers, Dudley E,— h. Easton, Pa., Oct. 24, 1903; 
high sch. grad. ; business sch. ; elk. 1922-.'!0 ; bo(jkkeeper 
1930; teacher 1930-32; app. elk. in Am. leg. at Santo 
I>omingo Mar. 10, 1932; in Am. consulate at Santo 
Itominsro July 12, 1932; v.c. at Santo Domingo July 
27. 1932; at Chihuahua Oct. 6, 1938 (canceled); at 
St. John, N.B., Feb. 20, 1939; married. 



Dahl, Basil Delhert.— b. Blair, Wis., Apr. 4, 1898; 
Blair High Sch. grad. ; La Crosse State Normal Sch. 
grad. ; Stevens Inst, of Tech. 1918-19 ; Georgetown, 
B.S. (For. Ser.) 1925; Am. U., M.A. 1926, grad. work 
192G 27; U.S. Navy 1918-19, ensign; science teacher 
in high sch. 1919-23; entered Bu. of For. and Dom. 
Com. Feb. 4, 1924; asst. trade commr. at Stockholm 
May 1, 1927; act. cml. att. at Riga Jan-May 19.30; 
trade commr. at Stockholm Jan. 1, 1931; act. cml. att. 
at Warsaw Jan.-Mar. 1934; at Prague Mar.-Apr. 19.34; 
trade commr. at Stockholm Apr. 27, 1934 ; at Prague, 
temp., June 1, 1935; del., 6tli Int. Cong, on Cml. Edu- 
cation, Prague. 1935 ; trade commr. at Stockholm Sept. 
27, 1935 ; at Calcutta Sept. 2, 1937 ; at Batavia Feb. 
20, 1939; For. Ser. officer of class six July 1, 1939; 
cons, and sec. in tha Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; cons, 
at liatavia Dec. 29, 19.39 ; at Welliiigton Mar. 18, 1941 ; 
married. 

Dailor, Frances M. — b. Hart, Mich. ; Lowell High 
Sch. grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; Western State Teachers 
Coll.. A.B. 1938; sec 1029 34, and dir. census and 
statistics dept. 1934-36, Mich. Bd. of Education; sta- 
tistical elk.. Social Security Bd., 1936-37; app. elk. at 
.'t;l,440 in the Dept. of State Sept. 19, 1938 ; at $1,620 
July 16. 1939; divisional asst. at $2,000 June 16, 
1941.— IN. 

Dalferes, Sabin Jean. — b. Belle Rose, La., Feb. 16. 
1888 ; Donaldson High Sch. ; business sch. ; salesman 
and dept. mgr. in store 8 yrs. ; newspaper work 2 yrs. ; 
U. S. Army 1917-19, overseas service ; with Am. Commn. 
To Negotiate Peace, Paris, 1919; app. v.c. at Warsaw 
Mar. 10, 1920; at Hamburg Mar. 7, 1028; at Ciudad 
Juarez July 17, 1941 ; married. 

Daniel, Helen Lane. — b. Fredericksburg, Va. ; private 
sch. ; Fredericksburg State Normal Sch., grad. 1913 ; 
Washington Sch. of Accountancy 1920-22 ; Am. U., B.S. 
1930 ; teacher in public sch. 1913-18 ; elk.. War Trade 
Bd. 1918-19, Bu. of Census 1010-22 ; app. elk. nt $1,200 
in the Dept. of State May 26, 1922 ; at $1,680 July 1, 
1924; at $1,740 Mar. 1, 1927; at $1,860 Nov. 1, 1927; 
at $2,000 July 1. 1928; at $2,200 July 1. 19.30; at 
$2,300 Apr. 1, 1936; admin, asst. at $2,600 Sept. 28, 
1937 ; at $2,700 Apr. 16, 1939.— CR. 

Daniels, Josephus. — ^b. Wa.shington, N.C., May 18, 
1882 ; U. of N. C. Law Sch. 1884 ; mem. of bar of N. C. ; 
editor of newspapers 1880-1933 ; author of historical 
works ; sec. of the navy 1913-21 ; app. A. E. and P. to 
M(>xieo Mar. 17, 1933 ; att. meeting of Council of Rural 
Ediuation, Mexico City, 1941 ; married. 

Daniels, Parmely Clark. — b. Lorain, Ohio, June 28, 
1902; Drake U., A.B. 1924; private tutors in Paris, 
France. 192.5-26 ; Harvard Sch. of Business Admin. 
1927-28; U. of Iowa, M.A. 1929; Rockefeller research 
fellow 1928-30; instr., Drake U., 1924-25; psycho- 
technician 1930-32 ; revenue forecaster, Chicago 
World's Fair Centennial Celebration, 1933 ; dir. of 
personnel. 111. Emergency Education Program. 1934 ; 
field representative, Nat. Recovery Admin., 1935 ; per- 
sonnel asst. and bu. chief, Panama Canal, 193.J-39 ; 
personnel asst.. Social Security Bd., 1939; app. divi- 
sional asst. at $3,800 in the Dept. of State Oct. 27, 
1939 ; at $5,600 Apr. 1, 1941 ; married.— I'P. 



104 



REGISTER OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE 1941 



Daniels, Paul Clement. — b. Buffalo, N.Y., Oct. 26, 
1903 ; Phillips Anclover ; Yale, B.A. 1924 ; U. of Dijon 
and Grenoble, summer 1924 ; U. of Toulouse 1924-25 ; 
teacher of French, Riverdale Country Sch., 1925-26 ; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career July 
5, 1927 ; For. Ser. Sch. Sept. 29, 1927 ; v.c. at Valparaiso 
Feb. 24, 1928 ; at Call May 23, 1929 ; at Buenaventura, 
temp., Oct. 3, 1929; at La Paz Aug. 16, 1930; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 9, 1931 ; 3d sec. at La Paz 
Apr. 29, 1931 ; at Managua Aug. 19, 1932 ; v.c. at 
Corinto, temp., Nov. 1, 1932 ; 3d sec. at Managua Dec. 
20, 1932 ; also v.c. at Managua Apr. 10, 1933 ; cla.ss 
eight July 1, 1934 ; to the Dept. July 16, 1934 ; cons. 
Jan. 22, 1935 ; class seven Apr. 1, 1936 ; to Caracas 
on special mission in connection with trade-agreement 
negotiations Apr. 19, 1938; class six May 1. 1938; 2d 
sec. at Rio de Janeiro June 15, 1938 (canceled) ; pri- 
vate sec. to U. S. del.. Meeting of For. Ministers of 
Am. Republics for Consultation, Panama, 1939 ; to 
the Dept. Nov. 7, 1939 ; class five Mar. 1, 1940 ; 
asst. chief, Div. of the Am. Republics, Sept. 20, 1940 ; 
married. — RA. 

Davenport, Philip McClellan. — b. Washington, D. C, 
Dec. 21, 1915 ; McKinley High Sch. grad. ; U. of Pa., 
B.S. 1937; Fletcher Sch. of Law and Diplomacy, M.A. 
1938 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and .sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 6, 1938; v.c. at Ber- 
lin July 18, 1938 ; For. Ser. Sch. June 9, 1939 ; v.c. 
at Canton Jan. 8, 1940. 

Davidson, Rebekah deLashmutt (Mrs.) — b. Frederick, 
Md. ; Central High Sch. (D.C.) grad.; business srh. ; 
Columbia Kindergarten Training Sch. grad. 1908 ; 
George Washington U. 1917-18; teacher 1906-10; elk. 
and bookkeeper 1910-15 ; app. elk. at $900 in the Dept. 
of State Jan. 15, 1915; at $1,000 July 1, 1916; at 
$1,200 Nov. 1, 1916; at $1,400 May 1, 1918; at $1,600 
Mar. 1, 1919; at $1,800 Nov. 1, 1923; at $2,100 July 
1, 1924 ; at $2,200 Dec. 1, 1925 ; at $2,300 Nov. 1, 1927 ; 
at $2,400 July 1, 1928; private sec. to asst. sec. of 
state at $2,600 Feb. 20, 1930 ; at $2,800 July 1, 1930 ; 
at $2,900 July 3, 1930 ; disbur.sing officer to assLst 
agt. for U. S., U. S. and Egypt Arbitration (Salem 
Claim), Vienna, 1931; admin, officer at $4,600 July 1, 
1937; admin, asst. at $3,800 Sept. 20, 1937.— FBO. 

Davies, John Paton, Jr. — b. Kiating, China, of Am. 
parents, Apr. 6, 1908; Shanghai-Am. Sch. grad.; 
Yenching U., Peiping, China, 1929-30; Columbia, B.S. 
1931 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass.. v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; v.c. at 
Windsor Jan. 12, 1932 ; For. Ser. Sch. Nov. 29. 1932 ; 
v.c. at Yunnanfu Mar. 30. 1933 ; language officer at 
Peiping Aug. 30, 1933 ; v.c. at Mukden Sept. 5. 1935 ; 
at Hankow Apr. 7, 1938 ; class eight Mar. 16. 1939 ; to 
the Dept. June 28, 1940 ; class seven May 1, 1941.— FE. 

Davis, Bainbridge Cowell. — b. Cleveland, Ohio, Nov. 
1 , 1909 ; Shaker Heights High Sch. grad. ; Dccrfiold 
Acad. grad. ; Dartmouth, B.A. 1932. grad. work 1933 ; 
Diplo. and Consular Inst. 1936 ; private bu.sincss 1932- 
3."). in Dept. of Com. 1936; app. elk. at $1,620 in the 
Dept. of State July 1, 1936 ; at $1,800, Oct. 1, 1936 ; 
economic analyst at $2,000 Sept. 16, 1937; divisional 
asst. July 1, 1939 ; at $2,600 Aug. 16, 1941 ; mar- 
ried. — RA. 



Davis, De Lyle. — b. Price, Utah, Aug. 14, 1896; 
McKinley High Sch. (D.C.) grad. ; electrician and ma- 
chinist 1916-17 ; elk.. War Dept., 1918 ; U. S. Army 
1918-19 ; app. elk. at $1,000 in the Dept. of State Jan. 
27, 1919; at $1,200 Mar. 1, 1922; at $1,500 July 1, 
1924; at $1,5G0 Mar. 1, 1927; at $1,680 July 1, 1928; 
at $1,740 July 1, 1928; at $1,800 Oct. 1, 1928; at 
$2,000 May 1, 1929 ; at $2,100 July 1, 1930 ; at $2,200 
Aug. 1, 1936 ; at $2,300 Apr. 16, 1939 ; admin, asst. at 
$2,600 Aug. 1, 1940; divisional asst. Aug. 10, 1941; 
married. — VD. 

Davis, John Ker. — b. Soochow, China, of Am. par- 
ents. Mar. 5, 1882 ; Wooster Acad. ; U. of Wooster, B.A. 
1904, M.A. 1908 ; private sec. and tutor in China 3 yrs. ; 
instr. in business sch. in China 1 yr. ; app. dep. cons, 
gen. at Shanghai Apr. 14, 1910 ; student interpreter in 
China Mar. 12, 1912 ; dep. cons. gen. and interpreter 
at Shanghai June 7, 1913 ; v. and dep. cons. gen. and 
interpreter at Canton Sept. 16, 1913 ; v. and dep. 
cons, and interpreter at Chefoo Mar. 17, 1914 ; cons, 
of class eight and cons, at Antung June 8, 1915 ; 
class seven Sept. 14, 1917 ; cons, at Nanking May 29, 
1919 ; class six Sept. 5, 1919 ; cla.ss five June 4, 1920 ; 
detailed as sr. assessor at Shanghai Mar. 3-July 22, 

1923 ; class four June 3, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
five July 1, 1924 ; to the Dept. Mar. 1, 1926 ; class 
four June 8, 1927 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. and 1st sec. 
at Peking June 29, 1927 ; class three Jan. 23, 1928 ; 
cons. gen. at London Sept. 28, 1928 ; representa- 
tive, 5th Cong., Int. Chamber of Com., Amsterdam, 
1929 ; cons. gen. at Seoul May 24, 1930 ; class 
two July 24, 1930 ; at Vancouver Nov. 7, 1933 ; 
class one June 1, 1937 ; cons. gen. at Victoria, B.C., 
temp., Sept. 21, 1937 ; at Vancouver Oct. 1. 1937 ; at 
Warsaw Dec. 1, 1938; at Dublin Dec. 2, 1939; to the 
Dept. June 28, 1940 ; chief, Office of Philippine Affairs, 
Dec. 1, 1940 ; married. — PI. 

Davis, Monnett Bain, — b. Greencastle, Ind., Aug. 13, 
1893; Argentine High Sch. (Kansas City, Kans.) ; U. 
of Colo., A.B. 1917 ; Colo. Nat. Guard 1916 ; elk. in 
Am. consulate at Cartagena Jan-Aug. 1917 ; U.S. 
Army 1917-18, 2d It.; 1st It., O.R.C., 1919-20; app. 
cons, of class seven June 4, 1920 ; cons, at Port Eliza- 
beth Feb. 15, 1921 ; class six Mar. 1. 1923 ; at Saltillo 
Jan. 2, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class seven July 1, 
1924 ; class six Aug. 8, 1924 ; to the Dept. Dec. 24, 

1924 ; asst. chief. Visa Office, June 1, 1927 ; class five 
June 8, 1927; chief. Visa Office. June 1, 1928; For. Ser. 
insp. Jan. 28. 1929 ; class four Oct. 16. 1929 ; cons. gen. 
Apr. 10, 1931 ; class throe July 1, 1931 ; cons. gen. at 
Stockholm June 24, 1933; at Shanghai July 20, 1934; 
class two Oct. 1, 1935 ; at Singapore Jan. 27, 1936 ; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. May 14, 1936 ; cons. gen. at 
Buenos Aires May 18, 1937 ; class one Nov. 16, 1939 ; 
also 1st sec. at Buenos Aires May 10. 1940; to the 
Dept. Apr. 25, 1941 ; chief. Div. of For. Ser. Admin., 
July 12, 1911 ; ninrriid. — FA. 

Davis, Nathaniel Penistone, — b. Princeton, N.J., May 
1. 1895 ; Lawj-enceville Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; Prince- 
ton. A.B. 1916 ; grad. woi k. U. of Neuchfitel, Switzerland, 
1914, U. of Pa. 1916 ; George Washington Law Sch. 
1919-20; sec, war prisoners' aid, Y.M.C.A., 1916-17; 
U. S. Army 1917-19, 2d It. ; 2d It., O.R.C., 1919- 
2] ; app. elk., temp., $1,800 in the Dept. of 



BIOGRAPHIES 



105 



Siat»> Jan. 20. 1919; v.i-. of career of class tlino 
Pfl). 17. 19J1 ; det:iilO(l to Am. Commii. at B.rliii July 

21. 1921 ; to Am. consulate avw. at Biiiin Nov. 15, 
19121 ; class two May 26. 1922 ; cla.ss one Feb. 26, 1923 ; 
cons, of class seven Dec. 19, 192;5 ; For. Ser. officer 
of class ei.s;ht July 1, 1924 ; cons, at rernambuco Aug. 17, 
1925 ; class seven Aiifi. 31, 1925 ; class six Sept. 29, 
1927 ; cons, at London July 1, 1929 ; class five Dec. 19, 
1929; class four July 1. 1931; to the Dept. June 30, 
1934 : sec. in the Diplo. Ser. and cons. gen. Oct. 15, 
1934 ; For. Ser. insp. Oct. 23. 19.34 ; class three Oct. 1, 
1935; to the Dept. July 8. 1937; chief. Div. of For. 
Ser. Aduiin., July 15, 1937 ; class two Jan. 3, 1938 ; class 
one Auz. 1. 1940: For. Ser. insp. June 14. 1941; 
married. 

Davis, Richard Hallock. — b. Jamestown, N.Y., Feb. 
7. 1913; Phillips Exeter srad. ; Princeton. A.B. 1935; 
Harvard. M.B.A. 1937; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., 
v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 6, 1938; 
v.c. at Hamburg Apr. 11, 1938; For. Ser. Sch. June 9, 
1939 ; v.c. at Tsiugtao Jan. 8, 1940 ; at Tsinan, temp., 
June 26. 1940: at Tsingtao July 31. 1940: at Tsinan, 
temp.. 0-t. S. 1940 : ;.t Tsinutao Nov. 23. 1040 ; at 
Tsinan, temp., June 20, 1941. 

Davis, Thomas Dick. — b. Macedonia, Miss., Mar. 7, 
1S79 ; Miss. Normal Inst. ; U. of Miss., B.A. 1899. LL.B. 
1901 ; mem. of bars of Miss, and Okla. ; law practice 
1901-15; police Judge 1904 6 ; city atty. 1910-15; 
app. cons, of class nine and cons, at Grenoble Feb. 

22. 1915 : class eight Sept. 14. 1917 ; cons, at Calais 
May 27, 1919 ; class six Sept. 5, 1919 ; For. Ser. officer 
of class seven July 1, 1924 ; cons, at Patras Sept. 24, 
1925 ; at Boulogne-sur-Mor May 28, 1929 ; class six 
May 9. 1930 ; cons, at Stavanger June 10. 1932 ; 
at Bergen May 18. 1933 ; at Valencia Oct. 15. 1935 ; at 
St. John. N.B.. Apr. 7, 19.37 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Dec. 1. 1937; married. 

Dawes, Gladys Meredith. — b. Louisville, Ky. ; George 
Washington U. 1930- ; library asst. 1921-30; app. 
libnry asst. at $1,620 in the Dept. of State Mar. 24, 
1930; at $1,740 Sept. 24, 1930; at $1,800 Jan. 19, 
1935; at $2,000 Dec. 6. 1937; at $2,100 Apr. 16, 
1939 : at $2,600 June 16, 1941.— Li. 

Dawson, Allan. — b. Washington, D.C., Feb. 16, 1903 ; 
Central High Sch. grad. ; U.S.M.A. grad. 1924; news- 
paper reporter 1919-20 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. 
Apr. 15. 1925 ; also v.c. of career and v.c. at Rio 
de Janeiro Sept. 2, 1925 ; at Bahia, temp., Aug. 20, 1926 ; 
at Rio de Janeiro Feb. 7, 1927 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Feb. 17. 1927; 3d sec. at Panama Feb. 23, 1927; at 
Mexico City Oct. 13, 1927; detailed for duty with 
Am. del., 6th Int. Conf. of Am. States. Habana, 1928. 
and Int. Conf. of Am. States on Conciliation and 
Arbitration. Washington, 1928-29; class eight and 
cons. Dec. 19. 1929; to the Dept. Aug. 18, 1930; 3d 
sec. at Bogota June 18, 1931 ; class seven July 1, 1931 ; 
2d. sec. at Bogota Jan. 7, 1932 ; assigned to the leg. 
at Managua, temp., May 16, 1934; class six July 1, 
1934 ; to the Dept. Oct. 19. 19.34 ; asst. to Am. delegates, 
Chaco Peace Conf., Buenos Aires, 1935 ; class five 
Apr. 1. 1936; 2d sec. at Rio de Janeiro May 29. 1936; 
cons, at Hamburg June 1. 1937 ; cons, and 2d sec. 
at La I'az Feb. 21. 103!i ; das- four Aug. 16, 1941. 



Dawson, Leonard Geeding. — b. Staunton, Va., Jan. 
19, 1S82 ; business sch. ; bookkeeper 1902-3 ; provincial 
treas., I'hilippine I., 1903-1(;; U. S. Food Admin., 
1917-18 ; app. cons, of class eight Feb. 5, 1918 ; cons, 
at Barcelona Oct. 8, 1918; class six Sept. 5. 1919; 
cons, at Madras Sept. 8, 1919 ; at Santander Dec. 
27, 1921 ; For. Ser. officer of class seven July 1, 1924 ; 
cons, at Messina Mar. 18, 1925 ; class six Oct. 20, 
1926; at Vera Cruz Oct. 29, 1928; class five July 24, 
1930; at Munich July 26, 1933; at Lille Nov. 19, 
1935; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937; cons, at 
Nantes, temp.. May 20, 1940 ; at Ponta Delgada Aug. 
9, 1940; married. 

Dawson, Owen L. — b. Frost (Harrison), Mich., Dec. 
6, 1892; Joliet (111.) High Sch. grad.; U. of 111., B.S. 
1920; S. Dak. State Coll., M.S. 1926; Dept. of Agri. 
Grad. Sch. 1927-28; U. S. Army 1916, 1917-19. Mex- 
ican border and ovor.seas service ; farmer 1920-21 ; 
teacher in high sch. 1921-22 ; agrl. statistician and 
economist, Dept. of Agrl., 1922-28 ; app. asst. agri. 
commr. at Berlin Jan. 1, 1929 ; del.. Int. Cong, of 
Agri., Bucharest, 1929, Cong, of the Rose and the 
Orange of the Sahara. El Golea, Fr. N. Africa, 1929 ; 
agri. commr. at Shanghai, Jan. 1, 1931 ; adviser, Jt. 
Prep. Committee on Philippine Affairs, Manila, 1937 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class four July 1, 1939 ; cons, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; agrl. att. at 
Shanghai Nov. 17, 1939 ; also For. Ser. officer at 
Shanghai, Jan. IG, 1940 ; cons, at Shan.ghai in addi- 
tion to duties as agri. att. Jan. 8, 1941 ; married. 

Dawson, William.— b. St. Paul, Minn., Aug. 11, 1885; 
Central High Sch. grad.; U. of Minn., B. A. 1906; 
ficole Libre des Sciences Politiques 2 yrs. ; app. v. 
and dep. cons. gen. at St. Petersburg Mar. 28, 1908 ; 
V. and dep. cons. July 1. 1908 ; v. and dep. cons, at 
Barcelona Aug. 24, 1908; at Frankfort Sept. 26. 1910; 
cons, at Rosario Nov. 24. 1913 ; cons, of class eight by 
act approved Feb. 5, 1915 ; class six Mar. 2, 1915 ; 
cons, at Montevideo Mar. 20, 1917 ; class five July 6. 
1918 ; designated Am. Commr. at Danzig Oct. 6. 1919 ; 
cons, at Danzig Mar. 29, 1920 ; class three June 4, 
1920 ; detailed to Munich Sept. 19, 1921 ; cons, at 
Munich Nov. 15, 1921 ; app. cons. gen. at large Nov. 
19, 1921 ; cons. gen. of class three June 5, 1924 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class two July 1, 1924 ; to the 
Dept. Oct. 23, 1924 ; mem. of the Bd. of Review, For. 
Ser. Personnel, 1925 ; mem. of the exec, committee 
of the For. Ser. Personnel Bd. and chief instr. of the 
For. Ser. Sch. Feb. 1, 1925; mem. of the Publications 
Committee of the Dept. 1925 ; class one June 30. 1927 ; 
cons. gen. at Mexico City July 6, 1028 ; E.E. and M.P. to 
Ecuador May 9, 19.30 ; to Colombia Dec. 15, 1934 ; to 
Uruguay Aug. 31, 1937 ; chm. of Am. del., 1st Pan 
Am. Sanitary Aviation Conf., Montevideo, 1939; A.E. 
and P. to Panama Mar. 23. 1939 ; adviser to Am. del., 
2d Meeting of Ministers of For. Affairs of Am. Repub- 
lics, Habana, 1940 ; sjieclal representative of the Presi- 
dent, with rank of A.E. and P.. at inauguration of 
President of Ecuador Sept. 1. 1040: A.E. and P. to 
fruguay Feb. 1 1. 1041 ; married. 

Day, Breckinridge Atwater (Lt. Col.) — b. St. Louis, 
M.... May 15. 1801 ; Taft Sch. grad. : Yale. A.B. 1913; 
employed by telephone company 1913-15 ; N. Y. Nat. 



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Guard 1916 ; entered U. S. Army June 27. 1917 : assie:ned 
as mil. att. at Pretoria Feb. 27, 1941 ; married. 

Day, Dwight Harvey (Lt. Comdr.)— b. Albert Lea. 
Minn., Jan. 30, 1902 ; Albert Lea Hish Sch. grad. ; U. S. 
N. A. grad. 1923; Fenn. State Coll., M. S. 1932; 
assigned as naval att. and naval att. for air at Santiago 
Mar. 5. 1941 ; married. 

Day, Henry Barker. — b. New Haven, Conn., July 11, 
1905 ; Thacher Sch. grad. ; Yale, B.A. 1927 ; U. of Berlin, 
summer 1928 ; ficole Libre des Sciences Politiques 
diploma 1929 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 15, 1930 ; v.c. 
at Naples May 8, 1930 ; For. Ser. Sch. Feb. 11, 
1931 ; v.c. at Singapore June 20, 1931 ; at Hong Kong 
Nov. 17, 1932 ; at Manila May 1, 1934 ; class eight Apr. 
1, 1937 ; cons. Apr. 22, 1937 ; cons, at Manila Apr. 26, 
1937; at Sydney, N.S.W., Oct. 25, 1937; at Adelaide, 
temp., Apr. 12, 1038 ; at Sydney, N.S.W., Sept. 19, 1938 ; 
class seven Apr. 1, 1939 ; married. 

Day, Samuel Hamilton. — b. Quincy, Calif., Sept. 7, 
1886 ; Los Angeles High Sch. grad. ; U. of Calif., B.L. 
1910, J.D. 1912 ; mem. of bar of Calif. ; teaching fellow, 
U. of Calif., 1910-12 ; law practice 1912-17 ; U.S. Army 
1917-19, capt., overseas service ; tech. asst., Inter-Allied 
Rhineland Commn., 1919 ; representative of electric 
company 1919-21 ; entered Bu. of For. and Dom. Com. 
Sept. 22, 1921 ; mgr., Philadelphia dist. office, 1924-27 ; 
trade commr. at Johannesburg Mar. 1, 1927 ; cml. att. 
at Pretoria June 27, 1930 ; to Bu. of For. and Dom. 
Com. Dec. 16, 1937 ; For. Ser. officer of class four July 
1, 1939 ; to the Dept., temp., Aug. 14, 1939 ; cons, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; cons, at Toronto 
Nov. 30, 1939 ; married. 

Daymont, Laurence James, — b. Crompton, R.I., Apr. 
26, 1893 ; St. Lawrence U. 1911-13 ; employed by insur. 
company 1913-17 ; U.S. Army 1917-19, overseas serv- 
ice ; elk., chief elk., and exec, asst. Renting, Requisi- 
tions, and Claims Service, Quartermaster Corps, War 
Dept., Paris, 1919-32 ; app. elk. in emb. at Paris Jan. 1, 
1932 ; in dist. acct. and disbursing office, Paris, July 1, 
1932 ; asst. di.st. acct. and disbursing officer July 1, 
1935 ; also v.c. at Paris Aug. 7, 1935 ; special disburs- 
ing officer in addition to duties as v.c. Jan. 21, 1941. 

Deans, Amelia Byrd. — b. Shelby Co., Ala. ; private 
tutors ; Dept. of Agri. Grad. Sch. 1923-24 ; George 
Washington U. 1925-28; stenog. and elk. 1913-15; 
stenog., editorial elk., and indexer, Dept. of Agri., 
191.^-20 ; translator. War Dept., 1920-23 ; supervisory 
statistical work. Army Medical Library, 1923-25 ; app. 
library asst. at $1,860 in the Dept. of State Feb. 21, 
1925; at $1,920 Mar. 1, 1927; at $2,000 Nov. 1, 1927; 
at $2,200 July 1, 1928 ; at $2,300 July 1, 1928 ; at $2,600 
June 1, 1930; at $2,700 Apr. 1, 1938; at $2,800 June 
16, 1941.— Li. 

Dearborn, Henry, — b. Lawrence, Mass., Jan. 30, 1913 ; 
Phillips Andover grad. ; Dartmouth, A.B. 1936 ; Yale, 
M.A. 1938, grad. work 1938-39 ; research work. For. 
Policy Assn., 1939-41 ; app. v.c. at Barranquilla Aug. 
6. 1941. 



DeBerry, Msrra J. — b. Brunswick Co., Va. ; business 
sch. ; Blackstone Coll. prep. sch. ; George Washington, 
A.B. 1933 ; teacher of math, and hist, in high sch. 
1918-20. 1921-24 ; clerical asst., Americanization Bu. 
of Pa., 1920, War Dept., 1924-25 ; clk.-typist, Dept. of 
Agri., 1925-26; app. library asst. at $1,320 in the 
Dept. of State Mar. 2, 1926; at $1,380 Mar. 1, 1927; 
at $1,500 Sept. 1. 1927; at $1,620 July 1, 1928; at 
$1,800 July 1, 1928 ; at $2,000 Apr. 1, 1929 ; at $2,200 
July 1, 1930 ; at $2,600 Oct. 9, 1935 ; at $2,700 Apr. 1, 
19:^8; at $2,800 Juno IG, 1941. — Li. 

DeCourcy, William Earl. — b. Jackson, Tenn., Feb. 
4, 1894 ; Miss. Heights Acad. ; U. of Tex. 2 yrs. ; travel- 
ing accountant 1911-17; U.S. Army 1917-19, 2d It.; 
accountant and asst. comptroller for Y.M.C.A. in Europe 
1920-21; elk. in Am. consulate at Geneva 1921-23; 
app. v.c. of career of class three July 6, 1923 ; v.c. at 
Geneva July 10, 1923; at Cairo Nov. 20, 1923; For. 
Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; v.c. at Marseille May 
4, 1926 ; class eight, cons., and cons, at Marseille Aug. 
24, 1927 ; at Paris Apr. 21, 1928 ; class seven Dec. 19, 
1929 ; class six July 1, 1934 ; cons, at Capetown Aug. 
17, 1934 ; class five Apr. 1, 1936 ; cons, at Naples Nov. 
10, 1936 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; class four 
Apr. 1, 1939; to the Dept. Oct. 11, 1940; exec. a-st. 
to asst. sec. of state Dec. 23, 1940 ; class three May 1, 
1941 ; married. — A-S/3. 

de Lambert, Richard Marmaduke. — b. White Plains, 
N.Y., June 29, 1893; Raton High Sch. grad.; business 
sch. ; Georgetown U. 1 yr. ; Am. U. 2 yrs. ; sec. and elk. 
with mining and railway companies 1913-15 ; elk. in 
Am. leg. at Teheran 1915-21 ; app. sec. of emb. or leg. 
of class four and assigned to the Dept. Dec. 12, 1923 ; 
to Quito Feb. 4, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class eight 
and 3d sec. at Quito July 1, 1924; at San Jos6, Costa 
Rica, Oct. 30, 1926 ; at San Salvador Oct. 16, 1928 ; to 
the Dept. June 13, 1929 ; class seven Dec. 19, 1929 ; 
2d sec. at Habana, temp., Sept. 20, 1933 ; 2d sec. at 
Lima Sept. 19, 1933 ; class six Apr. 1, 1937 ; cons. 
Dec. 1, 1937 ; cons, at Antwerp June 3, 1938 ; at Tahiti 
Sept. 19, 1941 ; married. 

Demille, Paul Henry. — b. Essen, Germany, Nov. 3, 
1892 ; naturalized 1918 ; public sch. of Germany ; Sacr€ 
Coeur de Jesus, Netherlands, 1909 ; elk. in lumber com- 
pany ; U. S. Army 1913-24; app. elk. in Am. consulate 
at Dresden July 3, 1924 ; at Stuttgart Nov. 3, 1924 ; at 
Tirana Jan. 1929 ; v.c. at Tirana June 22, 1929 ; at 
Monterrey Mar. 1, 1932 ; at Victoria, B. C, Oct. 12, 
19:59 ; at Regina Sept. 30, 1941 ; married. 

Denby, James Orr. — b. Peking, China, of Am. par- 
ents, Aug. 30, 1896 ; Westminster Sch. ; Princeton, B.A. 
1919 ; George Washington, M.A. 1921 ; U. S. Army 
1917-19 ; app. sec. of emb. or leg. of class four Aug. 24, 
1921 ; to the Dept. Sept. 8, 1921 ; asst. .sec. of Am. del., 
Conf. on Limitation of Armament, Washington, 1921- 
22 ; 3d sec. at Tokyo Jan. 31, 1922 ; at Athens July 23, 
1923; For. Ser. officer of class eight and 3d sec. at 
Athens July 1, 1924 ; class seven Aug. 8, 1924 ; class 
six Oct. 19, 1926 ; 2d sec. at Managua Nov. 1, 1926 (can- 
celed) ; at Peking Jan. 21, 1927 ; class five July 24. 



BIOGRAPHIES 



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1930 ; 2d soc. at Dublin Doc. 20, lO.SO ; 1st see. at 
Dublin June 23, 1031; cons. Nov. G. 1936; For. Ser. 
officer nt Capetown Nov. 10. 1936; cons, ut Capetown 
Nov. 21. 1930; class four Aug. 16. 1941 ; married. 

Dennlson, Junius Waldo, Jr. (Lt.). — 1>. Ventura, Calif., 
May IC. 1909; Noidhoff Union Hij;h Sch. grad. ; 
U. of Calif.. B.S. (Forestry) 1931 ; U. S. Army 1932-33, 
1935-36; co-pilot for airline 1937; reentered U. S. Army 
Oct. 1. 193S ; assigned as asst. mil. att. nud asst. mil. 
att. for air at Caracas Dec. 2, 1939 ; married. 

Derry, Charles Hall. — b. Macon, Ga., June 14, 1900; 
Lanier High Sell. grad. ; U. S. Navy 1918-19 ; account- 
ing 1919-22; app. v.c. of career of class three May 26, 
1922 ; v.c. at Santa Marta Aug. 28, 1922 ; cons. asst. and 
detailed to the Dept. Aug. 14. 1923; For. Ser. officer 
uncla.ss, July 1, 1924; v.c. of career Jan. 6, 1927; class 
eight June 30. 1927 ; cons. July 16. 1927 ; cons, at Paris 
June 2. 1928; class seven Oct. 16. 1929; class six July 
1, 1931; cons, at Mazatlan Dec. 21, 1933; at Perth 
Aug. 25, 1937; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1. 1937 ; class 
five Mar. 1. 1939; cons, at Sydney July 5. 1941; 
married. 

Des Fortes, Fay Allen. — b. Wjnnsboro, S.C, June 16. 
1890 ; Mt. Zion Sch. ; N.C. Agri. and Mech. Coll. grad. ; 
mem. of city council 1911 ; pres. and mgr. of mercantile 
company; bank director; v. pres. of chemical company; 
mem. of S.C. House of Representatives 1926-28 ; of S.C. 
Senate 1928-33 ; app. E.E. and M.P. to Bolivia Aug. 19, 
1933; to Guatemala Apr. 25, 1936; clim. of Am. del., 
Cen. Am. Regional Radio Conf., Guatemala, 1938; 
married. 

de Verteuil, Marc. — b. Trinidad, B.W.I., Mar. 10, 
1894 ; Brit, subject ; St. Mary's Coll., Trinidad, grad. ; 
with asphalt company 1913-17, 1919- ; Brit. Army 
1918-19 ; app. cons. agt. at Brighton Mar. 23, 1921 ; 
married. 

de Wolf, Francis Colt. — b. Aixla-Chapelle, Germany, 
of Am. parents, Oct. 28, 1894 ; sch. in Belgium ; Hope 
St. High Sch. (Providence, R.I.) ; private tutors; Har- 
vard. A.B. 1918 ; Columbia, LL.B. 1922 ; representative 
of trust company in France 1918-19 ; asst. to the solici- 
tor, Dept. of State, 1922-31 ; del., Anti-smuggling Conf., 
Ottawa, 1929 ; mem. of Secretariat of League of Na- 
tions. Geneva, 1931-34 ; prof, of int. law. Columbus U., 
1935- ; app. divisional asst. at $4,600 in the Dept. of 
State Feb. 2, 1935; representative, 5th meeting of Int. 
Telegraph Consulting Committee, Warsaw. 1936; legal 
adviser, Conf. for Revision of Capitulatory Regime in 
Egypt, Montreux, 1937 ; del., 4th meeting of Int. Radio 
Consulting Committee. Buchare.st, 1937; U. S. repre- 
sentative, meeting of subcommittee of League of Nations 
Advisory Committee on Social Questions, Paris, 1937; 
del.. Int. Radio Conf. and Int. Telegraph and Telephone 
Conf., Cairo, 19:18; at .«5.G00 Aug. 29. 1938; U. S. rep- 
resentative. North Am. Regional Radio-Engineering 
Meeting, Washington, 1941 ; mem. of Coordinating Com- 
mittee, Defense Communications Bd., Office for Emer- 
gency Management ; married. — IN. 

De Wolfe, Eobert Hathbun (Lt. Comdr.). — b. New 
Britain. C-'nn.. Apr. 13. 1903; I'.S.N.A. grad. 1926; 



assigned as Jisst. naval att. and asst. naval att. for 
air at Peipiug (temp, at Chungking) Sept. 24, 1941 ; 
married. 

de Zengotita, Juan, — b. Philadelphia, Pa., Mar. 13. 
1914 ; Girard Coll. grad. ; Columbia. A.B. 19o8, Law Sch. 
1938-39; stenog. and translator with insur. company 
in Puerto Rico 1931-32; elk. in oil company 1933-.34 ; 
personnel asst. in business firm 1939-40 ; office asst. in 
concrete company 1940-41 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v. c. of carter, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Mar. 20. 1041 ; v. c. at Habana Apr. 1, 1941 ; at Antilla, 
temp., Oct. 4, 1941 ; at Habana Oct. 13, 1941; married. 

Dick, Hasell Hutchison. — b. Rock Hill, S.C, June 29, 
1888; Sumter High Sch. grad.; U. S. N. A. 2i/a yrs. ; 
app. cons. asst. Mar. 10, 1911; dep. cons. gen. at Yoko- 
liama May 17, 1911 ; v. and dep. cons. gen. at Yoko- 
hama June 11, 1912 ; to the Dept. Jan. 25, 1915 ; v.c. 
at Jerusalem July 19, 1915 ; at Basel July 13, 1917 ; 
cons, of class eiglit Sept. 14, 1917 ; class six Sept. 5, 
1919 ; detailed to Geneva Oct. 23, 1919 ; to the Dept. 
May 21, 1920 ; class five June 4, 1920 ; class four June 3, 
1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class five July 1, 1924 ; cons, 
at Sydney, N. S., Sept. 22, 1924 ; at Rangoon Nov. 27, 
1926 ; at Port Elizabeth Aug. 30, 1929 ; class four May 
9, 1930 ; cons, at Amoy Oct. 25, 1933 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Aug. 17, 1937; cons, at Strasbourg Oct. 7, 1937; 
at Bordeaux Sept. 3, 1939; at Nantes Mar. 4, 1940; 
at Bordeaux Apr. 7, 1941 ; to the Dept. Sept. 17, 1941 ; 
married. — VD. 

Dickerson, Charles Estell, Jr. — b. Gill, Mass., Dec. 
12, 1898 ; Mt. Hermon Sch. ; Harvard, A.B. 1920 ; 
Officers' Training Camp Oct-Nov. 1918 ; teacher, Robert 
Coll., Constantinople, 1920-21 ; entered Bu. of For. 
and Dom. Com. Oct. 10, 1921 ; elk. to trade commr. at 
Athens Jidy 1, 1922; asst. trade commr. at Athens 
Apr. 1, 1924 ; asst. cml. att. Apr. 28, 1927 ; cml. att. at 
Cairo Mar. 19, 1928; at Stockholm Dec. 17. 193"); For. 
Ser. officer of class four July 1, 1939 ; For. Ser. officer at 
Moscow Oct. 25, 1939 ; cons, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Nov. 16, 1939 ; cons, and 1st sec. at Moscow Dec. 29, 
1939; married. 

Dickinson, Horace Jewell. — b. Arkansas City, Ark., 
Oct. 26, 1885 ; Fordyce Training Sch. business course ; 
U. of Ark. 1901-1904 ; sec. 1900-1001, 1904 ; stenog. and 
typist, Bu. of Customs and Immigration, Philippine I., 
1905-9 ; app. marshal of Cons. Court at Canton July 
0, 1909 ; app. cons, of class nine Apr. 19, 1917 ; cons, at 
Padang July 21. 1917; cla.ss eight Sept. 14, 1917; in 
charge of Am. consulate at Batavia .Tan. 9-July 9, 1918 ; 
detailed to Singapore June 18, 1918; cons, at Antilla 
Feb. 7, 1922 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; 
class eight July 1, 1934 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 
17, 1937; class seven Apr. 1, 1939. 

Dickover, Erie Roy. — b. Long Beach, Calif., Jan. 20, 
1888; Santa Barbara High Sch. grad. ; U. of Calif., B.S. 
1913 ; banking 1906-8 ; mgr. of auto-livery company 
1909 ; app. student interpreter in Japan Apr. 4. 1914 ; 
v.c. at Dairen Mar. 30, 1916 ; at Kobe June 8, 1916 ; also 
interpreter at Kobe Oct. 27, 1916; cons, of class six 



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Nov. 23, 1921 ; class five Mar. 1, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer 
of class six July 1, 1924 ; class five Feb. 24, 1925 ; cons, 
at Kobe May 20, 1926; cla.ss four May 23, 1929; class 
three Feb. 4, 1931 ; For. Ser. officer to the emb. at 
Tokyo May 3. 1932 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. and 1st 
sec. at Tokyo May 24, 1932 ; class two Oct. 1, 1935 ; cons, 
gen. Apr. 1, 1937 ; to the Dept., temp., June 30, 19:^7 ; 
act. chief. Office of Philippine Affairs, July 17, 1937 ; 
cons. gen. at Batavia Apr. 20, 1938 ; at Melbourne June 
22, 1940 ; class one May 1, 1941 ; married. 

Dillingham, Sherburne. — b. Nantucket, Mass., May 
14, 1907 ; Hoosac Sch. grad. ; Williams Coll., B.A. 
1929 ; app. For. Ser. oflScer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 15, 1930 ; v.c. at 
Habana Apr. 29, 1930; For. Ser. Sch. Sept. 27, 1930 
(canceled) ; For. Ser. Sch. Feb. 11, 1931 ; v.c. at Sao 
Paulo June 20. 1931 ; at Callao-Lima Apr. 12, 1935 ; at 
Buenos Aires Sept. 2, 1936 ; v.c. and 3d sec. at Asuncion 
June 12, 1937 ; class eight Aug. 17, 1938 ; v.c. at Ilabana 
June 12, 1941 (canceled) ; 3d sec. at Caracas Oct. 3, 
1941 ; married. 

Dillon, Thomas Patrick. — b. Superior. Wis.. June 28. 
1916; Wilkinsliurg High Sch. grad.; U. of Pittsburgh, 
B.A. 1937, M.A. 1938, grad. asst. 1937-38; Harvard, 
M.A. 1940, grad. work 1940-41 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., V. c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Mar. 20, 1941 ; v. c. at Toronto Apr. 1, 1941. 

Diven, Frederick Menkert. — b. Baltimore, Md., Feb. 
17, 1892; Frederick High Sch.; U. of Va., LL.B. 1912; 
mem. of bar of Md. ; instr. in law, U. of Va., 1913-14 ; 
law practice 1914-17 ; advertising work 1916-17 ; 
Officers' Training Camp Aug-Nov. 1917 ; U.S. Naval 
Reserve Force 1918-19 ; app. elk. at $900 in the Dept. 
of State Mar. 24, 1919; at $1,000 July 1, 1919; at 
$1,200 May 1, 1920 ; at $1,400 Jan. 1, 1923 ; law elk. 
at $2,000 Feb. 10, 1923; at $2,250 Nov. 1, 1923; at 
$2,500 July 1, 1924 ; at $2,700 May 1, 1925 ; at $3,000 
Jan. 1, 1926; asst. to the solicitor Jan. 1, 1926; at 
$3,200 July 1, 1928; at $3,300 July 1, 1928; at $3,800 
Dec. 1, 1929 ; at $4,200 July 1, 1930 ; asst. to the legal 
adviser July 1, 1931 ; at $4,600 May 1, 1937 ; at $4,800 
June 1, 1939 ; married. — Le. 

Doherty, Nona Lillian. — b. Washington, D.C. ; Mc- 
Kinley High Sch. giad. ; U. of Mich., A.B. 1923; Am. 
U., grad. work 1929-30; scientific illustrating, Dept. 
of Agri., summers 1918-22, 1923-24 ; Library of Cong. 
1924-27 ; Dept. of Agri. Library 1927-28 ; app. library 
asst. at $2,000 in the Dept. of State Dec. 1, 1928 ; at 
$2,200 July 1, 1930 ; at $2,300 Aug. 1, 1930 ; at $2,600 
Jan. 1, 1938 ; at $2,700 Apr. 16, 1939.— Li. 

Donald, George Kenneth. — b. Mobile, Ala., Nov. 27, 
1890 ; U. Mil. Sch. of Mobile grad. ; Phillips Andover ; 
Yale, B.A. 1912 ; timber-exporting business 1912-14 ; 
app. cons, at Maracaibo June 22, 1914; cons, of class 
eight by act approved Feb. 5, 1915 ; cons, at Nuevo 
Laredo Mar. 20, 1917 ; at Monterrey July 12, 1917 ; 
class seven Apr. 16, 1917 ; cons, at Aguascalientes Sept. 
5, 1917 ; at St. Pierre-Miquelon Aug. 31, 1918 (canceled) ; 
detailed to Sydney, N.S., Sept. 23, 1918; cons, at 
Tegucigalpa Mar. 15, 1919 ; class six Sept. 5, 1919 ; 
class five Nov. 19, 1921 ; cons, at Johannesburg May 



17, 1922 ; class four Mar. 1, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class five July 1. 1924 ; class four Aug. 8, 1924 ; class 
three Aug. 24, 1927; to the Dept. May 11, 1928; cons, 
gen. and cons. gen. at Guatemala June 12, 1928 ; charg6 
d'affaires at Guatemala June 6, 1932 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. June 16, 1932; 1st sec. at Guatemala, temp., June 
20, 1932; cons. gen. at Guatemala Oct. 1, 1932; at 
St. John's, N.F., Apr. 7, 1933 ; at Milan June 20, 1934 ; 
at Southampton Dec. 21, 1936 ; at Windsor Dec. 23, 
1940 ; class two May 1, 1941 ; married. 

Donaldson, Harry M. — b. West Newton, Pa., Mar. 29, 
1906 ; business sch. ; Oberlin, A.B. 1927 ; app. elk. in 
Am. consulate at Marseille Oct. 14, 1927 ; v.c. at Mar- 
seille June 17, 1932 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. and v.c. at Mar- 
seille Oct. 1, 1935; at Havre May 22, 1936; at Cher- 
bourg, temp., Oct. 1, 1937 ; at Havre Oct. 27, 1937 ; 
at Bilbao, temp., July 3, 1940; at Lisbon Aug. 7, 1940; 
at Marseille Apr. 26. 1941 ; class eight Aug. 16, 1941 ; 
married. 

Donnelly, Walter Joseph. — b. New Haven, Conn., Jan. 
9, 1896; New Haven High Sch. grad.; U. of Caracas, 
summer 1920 ; Georgetown Sch. of For. Ser. grad. 1921 ; 
newspaper work 1915-17; U.S. Army 1917-18, 2d 
It. ; special agt, Dept. of Justice, 1921-22 ; app. cml. 
agt. in Boston dist. office, Bu. of For. and Dom. Com., 
Nov. 5, 1923 ; asst. trade commr. at Ottawa July 1, 
1924 ; at Montreal Jan. 1, 1926 ; trade commr. at Mon- 
treal July 1, 1927 ; cml. att. at Bogota Dec. 8, 1928 ; in 
Bu. of For. and Dom. Com. 1932-33 ; app. cml. att. at 
Habana Jan. 9, 1934 ; at Rio de Janeiro Sept. 28, 
1937; For. Ser. officer of class four July 1. 1939; 
cons, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; del., 
2d Pan Am. Cong, of Cml. Agts.. Rio de Janeiro, 1940 ; 
class three Aug. 16, 1941 ; married. 

Donovan, Andrew Edmund, 2d. — b. Fort Riley, Kans., 
May 11, 1908; Balboa (C.Z.) High Sch. grad. ; Harvard, 
B.S. 1930 ; app. cl':. in Am. consulate general at War- 
saw June 6. 1931; v.c. at Warsaw Aug. 27, 1931; For. 
Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; v.c. at Warsaw Jan. 2, 1932 ; For. 
Ser. Sch. Aug. 19. 1932; v.c. at Yokohama Dec. 22, 1932 
(canceled) ; at Mexico City Mar. 20, 1933 ; at Mgrida, 
temp., Dec. 4, 1934 ; at Mexico City Mar. 2, 1935 ; 
v.c. and 3d sec. at La Paz Nov. 27, 1935 ; to the Dept. 
Apr. 27. 1938 ; class eight Apr. 1, 1939 ; v.c. and 3d 
sec. at Bogota June 9, 1941 ; class seven Aug. 16, 1941. 

Donovan, Howard. — b. Windsor, 111., Nov. 12, 1895; 
Smith Acad. grad. ; Yale, Ph.B. 1920 ; U. S. Army 
1917-18 ; foreign-scrvice-training class of motors export 
company 1920-21 ; app. v.c. of career of class three 
Oct. 26, 1921 ; v.c. at London Dec. 14, 1921 ; class two 
Feb. 26, 1923 ; class one Nov. 23, 1923 ; v.c. at Rio de 
Janeiro Feb. 29, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 
1, 1924 ; class eight and cons. Aug. 8, 1924 ; cons, at 
Bahia Oct. 28, 1925 ; to the Dept. June 26, 1929 ; cons, 
at Kobe Sept. 5, 1929 ; class seven Dec. 19, 1929 ; class 
six July 1, 1934 ; cons, at Hong Kong Jan. 28, 1936 ; 
class five Apr. 1, 1937; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 
1937 ; cons, at Swatov?, temp., Aug. 3, 1938 ; at Hong 
Kong Sept. 4, 1938 ; at Bombay and Portuguese posses- 
sions in India Jan. 7, 1939; class four Aug. 1, 1940; 
married. 



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109 



Doolittle, Hooker Austin. — b. Mohawk, NY., Jan. 
27, 1.SS9; rticn Kr.o Acad.; Cornell, A.B. 1011; elk. 
1011-lS ; nutoiuobilo businoss 1914; with ciodit cm- 
paiiy lOH-lG ; cinl. apt. in N. Y. offlcp, Bu. of For. and 
Doni. Com., 191G ; app. v.c. at Tiflis Jan. 10, 1917; 
v.c. of career of class three, and v.c. at Tiflis Sept. 7, 
1920 ; v.c. at Madras Apr. 28, 1921 ; class two Nov. 
17, 1921 ; class one May 26, 1922 ; cons, of class seven 
Mar. 1. 1923 ; detailed to Marseille July 19, 192;', ; class 
six Dec. 19, 192.3; For. Ser. officer of class seven July 

1. 1924; cons, at Bilbao June 2, 192G ; class six Sept. 
29, 1927 ; class five Aug. 15. 1930 ; cons, at Sarnia 
May 10, 19.32 ; at Tansicr May 6, 1933 ; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. June 13, 1933 ; also 2d sec. at Tangier 
June 19. 1933 ; class four and 1st sec. at Tangier in 
addition to duties as cons. Juno 1, 1937 ; cons, at Se- 
ville, temp.. June 14, 1937 ; cons, and 1st sec. at 
Tangier Sept. 7. 19:!7 ; cons, at Tunis Feb. 0. 1941; 
married. 

Dooman, Eugene Hoffman. — b. Osaka, Jnpan, Mar. 
25, 1890 ; naturalized ; tutors and Trinity Sch. ; Trin- 
ity Coll., B.S. 1911 ; Columbia U. 1 yr. ; app. student 
interpreter in Japan Mar. 12, 1912 ; v.c. and interpreter 
at Kobe May 7, 1915 ; cons, of class eight Sept. 14, 
1917 ; class six Sept. 5, 1919 ; detailed to Taihoku Sept. 
7, 1920; asst. Japanese sec. at Tokyo July 1. 1921; 
For. Ser. officer of class six July 1, 1924 ; class live 
Aug. 8. 1924 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 30. 1926 ; 
asst. Japanese sec. and 2d sec. Apr. 30, 1926 ; Japanese 
sec. and 2d sec. at Tokyo May 19, 1026 ; class four May 
17, 1928; class three July 24, 1930; 1st sec. at London 
Apr. 4, 1031 ; accompanied Ambassador Dawes to con- 
ference with delegates attending the sess. of the Council 
of the League adjourned from Geneva in discussions 
concerning Manchuria. Paris, 1031 ; to the Dept. May 

2, 1933; adviser, Preliminary Naval Conversations, 
London. Oct.-Dec. 1934 ; class two Oct. 1, 1035 ; ad- 
viser, London Naval Conf., 1035-36 ; cons. gen. June 1, 
1036 ; couns. of emb. at Tokyo Jan. 5, 1037 ; class one 
Mar. 1, 1939 ; married. 

Doran. Helen Fay. — b. Washington, D.C. ; McKinley 
Manual Training Sch. ; business sch. ; George Washing- 
ton U. 1008-9, 1921-24; Washington Coll. of Law 
1932-33, 1934-35 ; elk.. Bu. of Census, 1910-12 ; stenog. 
and sec. 1912-17; app. elk. at $900 in the Dept. of 
State June 11, 1917 ; at $1,000 Aug. 1, 1917 ; at $1,200 
May 1. 1918; at $1,400 Jan. 1. 1920; at $1,600 Sept. 
1. 1922; at $1,860 July 1. 1924; at $1,020 Mar. 1, 
1927; at $2,100 July 1. 1028; at $2,200 July 1. 1028; 
at $2,.300 Oct. 1, 1928; stenog. and disbursing officer, 
Int. Tech. Consulting Committee on Radio Communica- 
tions, The Hague. 1029; admin, a.'-st. at $2,600 .Mar. 1, 
1930 ; at $2.^00 July 1, 19.30 ; special disbursing officer, 
7tb Int. Conf. of Am. States, Montevideo, 1033 ; at 
$2,900 Apr. 1, 1938; budget asst., 8th Am. Sci.ntific 
Cong.. Washington, 1940: at $3,000 June k;, 1941.— IC. 

Dormady, Francis Patrick. — b. Ashland. Wis., Aug. 
13, 1800; Sacred Heart High Sch. grad. ; business sch. 
grad. ; National U., A.B. 1933; elk. for law firm 1909- 
11 ; sec. to sec. of interior, P.I., 1912-16 ; elk. for fruit 
company at Port Limr.n 1917; U. S. Army 1918-19; 
elk. in War Dept. 1919, In cml. attache's office at I'eking 
1919; app. v.c. at Tientsin June 25, 1920; at Amoy 
Nov. 15, 1923 ; resigned Aug. 6, 1924 ; app. elk. at $1,320 



in the Dept. of State Jan. 23, 1925 ; drafting officer and 
tech. asst. at $3,000 July 1, 1025; at $3,200 July 1, 
1928; at $3,400 July 1, 1930; at $3,500 Apr. 16, 
1939.— VD. 

Dorsz, Edmund J — b. Detroit, Mich., Feb. 23, 1906; 
Xorthwestern High Sch. ; tech. sch. ; buslness-sch. grad. ; 
Berlitz Sch. of Languages 1926-27 ; municipal employee 
in Detroit 1929 ; for. tariflf expert, Dept. of Com., 1929 ; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career Nov. 

12, 1929; v.c. at Ottawa, temp., Nov. 27, 1920; For. 
Ser. Sch. July 16, 1930 ; v.c. at Yokohama Nov. 8, 1930 ; 
at Kobe Oct. 0, 1032 ; at Taihoku, temp., Apr. 6, 1033 ; 
at Kobe June 28, 1033; at Nagasaki, temp., Apr. 10, 
1934 ; at Kobe Aug. 7, 1934 ; at Belize, temp., Nov. 1, 
1934 ; at Warsaw Nov. 17. 1934 ; class eight, cons., and 
cons, at Warsaw Oct. 1, 1935 ; at L^opoldville Nov. 18, 
1936 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1037 ; also cons, 
for French Equatorial Africa Dec. 22, 1937 ; class seven 
Aug. 17, 1038 ; cons, at Stuttgart Dec. 22, 1938 ; to the 
Dept., temp., Aug. 30, 1941 ; married.— VD. 

Douglass, William Boone, Jr. — b. Washington, D.C, 
Apr. 7, 1898 ; Eastern High Sch. grad. ; Cornell, A.B. 
1922 ; U. S. Army 1918 ; chainman for public-land 
survey 1919 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Calcutta 
July 18, 1922; v.c. at Calcutta Sept. 1, 1923; at 
Karachi Sept. 11, 1923 ; at Calcutta July 15, 1025 ; at 
Santo Domingo Jan. 6. 1026 ; resigned Nov. 4, 1026 ; 
newspaper reporter 1027 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate 
at Santo Domingo Dec. 20, 1927 ; v.c. at Santo Do- 
mingo Mar. 14, 1928 ; elk. In Am. leg. at Santo Do- 
mingo, temp., July 10, 1928 ; v.c. at Santo Domingo 
Sept. 11, 1928 ; at Cape Haitien, temp., Sept. 6, 1928 ; 
at Santo Domingo Oct. 30, 1028; at Chihuahua Feb. 6, 
1929 ; at Saltillo, temp., Aug. 22, 1929 ; at Chihuahua 
Oct. 1, 1929 ; at Ciudad Jufirez Mar. 1, 1930 ; at Mftlaga 
Aug. 18, 1930; at Seville, temp., Sept. 18, 1030; at 
Malaga Jan. 15, 1031 ; at Seville, temp., July 22, 1931 ; 
at M;'ilaga Sept. 22, 1031 ; at St. Michael's, temp., Apr. 

13, 1932; at Mdlaga Sept. 3, 1932; at Tenerife, temp., 
Nov. 6, 1933 ; at Mi'Uaga Feb. 2, 1034 ; at Funchal, 
temp., July 24, 1034 ; at Malaga Sept. 21, 1934 ; at Las 
I'almas, temp., Nov. 5, 1034 ; at M;llaga Mar. 14, 1035 ; 
at Tenerife, temp., May 1, 1935; at MiUaga Sept. 28, 
1035; at Lisbon, temp., Feb. 20, 1936; at Tenerife, 
temp., June 2, 1936; at Nice, temp., Nov. 27, 1936; at 
Funchal, temp., Apr. 6, 1937 ; at Tenerife. temp.. Oct. 
15. 1937 ; at Gibraltar May 17, 1938 : at Horta Nov. 2. 
1940. 

Dow, Edward A. — b. Fort Dodge, Iowa, Apr. 20, 1879 ; 
business sch. ; St. Ambrose Coll. 3 yrs. ; St. Paul Sem. 
2 yrs. ; insur. and real-estate business 1900-1915 ; app. 
cons, of class nine Oct. 18. 1915; cons, at St. Stephen 
Nov. 22, 1915; at Fort William and Port Arthur Mar. 
20, 1917 ; class eiglit and cons, at Ciudad Juarez Sept. 

14, 1917 ; class six Sept. 5, 1919 ; class five June 4. 
1920; cons, at Algiers Oct. 23. 1920; class four Aug. 23, 
1922 ; For. Ser. officer of class five July 1. 1024 ; cons, 
at Rotterdam Oct. 20, 1924; class four Feb. 24. 1925; 
at Frankfort-on-the-Main Sept. 7, 1928 ; class three May 
9. 1030; cons, at St. John's, N.F., May 12. 1930; 
cons. gen. and cons. gen. at St. John's June 20, 1930; 
at Santiago. Chile. .Apr. 1, 19.33 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Aug. 17. 1037; COILS, gen. at Leipzig June 8, 1939-July 
l.".. 1941 ; iii.irried. 



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Dow, Edward A., Jr. — b. Omaha, Nebr., Dec. 21, 
1912 ; schs. in U.S., Algeria, and the Netherlands ; 
Beaumont Coll., England, grad. ; Georgetown, A.B. 
1934; Georgetown Sch. of For. Ser. 1934-36; editorial 
asst., Div. of Press Intelligence for U. S. Govt., 19-34- 
36 ; app. elk. to trade commr. at Batavia Jan. 16, 
1936; asst. trade commr. at Batavia Sept. 1, 1938; 
at Brussels June 21, 1939 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. 
July 1, 1939 ; v.c. of career and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Nov. 16, 1939; v.c. at Brussels Dec. 29, 1039; 3d 
sec. and v.c. at Cairo Oct. 20, 1941. 

Dowling, Walter Cecil. — b. Atkinson, Ga., Aug. 4, 
1905; Mercer U., B.A. 1925; bank elk. 1925-29; sec- 
retary 1929-31 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; For. 
Ser. Sch. Dec. 30, 1931; v.c. at Oslo Apr. 7, 1932; 
at Lisbon May 28, 1936 ; 3d sec. at Rome July 1, 1938 ; 
class ei.trht Mar. 16, 1939 ; sec. of Am. del., 15th Gen. 
Assembly, Int. Inst, of Agri., Rome, 1940 ; class seven 
Aug. 16, 1941 ; married. 

Doyle, Albert Martin. — b. Chatham, Ontario, Sept. 
3, 1892 ; naturalized 1918 ; Chatham Coll. Inst. ; U. of 
Toronto. A.B. 1913; U. of Detroit, LL.B. 1921; mem. 
of bar of Mich. ; newspaper reporter 1913-14 ; teacher 
in high sch. 1914-15 ; real-estate agt. 1915-17, 1919- 
20 ; U. S. Army 1917-19, 2d It. ; asst. probation officer 
of recorder's court 1920-21 ; app. v.c. of career of 
class three May 26, 1922 ; v.c. at Amsterdam Aug. 28, 
1922 ; class two Nov. 23, 1923 ; class one May 10, 
1924 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; class 
eight and cons. Dec. 17, 1925 ; cons, at Rotterdam 
Apr. 2, 1926 ; at Brisbane Jan. 21, 1929 ; class seven 
Dec. 19, 1929 ; at Sydney, N.S.W., Dec. 23, 1930 ; class 
six July 1, 1934 ; class five Apr. 1, 1937 ; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 19.37; class four Aug. 1, 1940; to 
the Dept. Sept. 20, 1941 ; married.— DE. 

Dreier, John C. — b. Brooklyn, N.Y., Dec. 27, 1906 ; 
Brooklyn Polytech. Prep. Sch. grad. ; Harvard, A.B. 
1928 ; in traffic dept. of telephone company 1928-29 ; 
teacher of hist., Cranbrook Sch., 1929-31 ; admin, asst., 
Dept. of Interior, 1933-34 ; field supervisor, Fed. Emer- 
gency Relief Admin., 1934-35 ; information specialist in 
Re.settlement Admin. 1935-37, in Dept. of Agri. 1937-41 ; 
app. divisional asst. at $4,600 in the Dept. of State 
May 19, 1941.— RA. 

Drew, Gerald Augustin. — 6. San Francisco, Calif., 
June 20, 1903; Calif, sch. of Mech. Arts; U. of 
Calif., B.S. 1924 ; D. of Grenoble 1924-25 ; U. of 
Madrid 1925-26 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and 
v.c. of career Aug. 24, 1927 ; For. Ser. S-h. Sept. 29, 
1927; v.c. at Para Feb. 24, 1928; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Apr. 15, 1930 ; 3d sec. at Port au Prince July 7, 
1930 ; at San Josg, Costa Rica, June 20, 1934 ; class 
eight July 1, 1934; cons. Jan. 22, 1935; 3d sec. at 
Guatemala, temp.. May 22, 1936 ; at Managua, temp., 
Nov. 24, 1936 ; class seven Apr. 1, 1937 ; 3d sec. at 
Tegucigalpa, temp., Apr. 13, 1937 ; 2d sec. at Teguci- 
galpa, temp.. May 6, 1937 ; at San Salvador, temp.. 
May 21, 1937; to the Dept. May 21, 1937 (assumed 
duties Sept. 30) ; class six Nov. 16, 1939 ; cons, and 
2d sec. at Quito June 25, 1940 ; mem., hospitality com- 
mittee, 8th Am. Scientific Cong., Washington, 1940; 
married. 



Drew, Norris E, — b. Haverhill, Mass., May 13, 1892 ; 
Haverhill High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; Kans. 
State Teachers Coll., B.S. 1927; grad. work, U. of 
Kans. and George Washington D. ; stenog. and typist 
1912-13 ; requisition elk., Panama Canal, 1913-18 ; 
U. S. Army 1918-19, 2d It., overseas service ; asst. 
to purchasing agt. for motor company 1920-21 ; teacher 
in high sch. 1921-25 ; principal and supt. of sch. 1926- 
.30; app. elk. at $1,620 in the Dept. of State June 9, 
1930 ; at $1,800 July 7, 1930 ; at $2,000 June 1, 1931 ; 
at $2,300 Oct. IG, 1935 ; act. chief, laws section, at 
$2,600 Apr. 1, 1936 ; chief at $3,200 Nov. 17, 19.36 ; at 
$3,300 Apr. 16, 1939 ; at $3,800 June 16, 1940 ; mar- 
lied.— RP. 

Dreyfus, Louis Goethe, Jr. — b. Santa Barbara, Calif., 
Nov. 23, 1889 ; Hotchkiss Sch. ; Yale, B.A. 1910, M.A. 
1911 ; Alliance Frangaise, summer 1910 ; app. cons, aisst. 
Dec. 20, 1910; dep. cons. gen. at Berlin Mar. 16, 1911; 
V. and dep. cons, at Callao May 27, 1912 ; cons. agt. at 
Quibdo July 5, 1913 ; v. and dep. cons. gen. at Berlin 
Feb. 26, 1914 ; v.c. at Berlin Feb. 6, 1915 ; at Budapest 
July 14, 1915; cons, of class eight July 12, 1916; in 
charge at Sofia Oct. 10-Nov. 30, 1916; cons, at Sivas 
Mar. 20, 1917; at Malaga June 5, 1917; detailed to 
Paris Aug. 25, 1919 ; class six Sept. 5, 1919 ; cons, at 
Palermo Mar. 12, 1920 ; class five June 4, 1920 ; cons, 
at Dresden Nov. 15, 1921 ; class four Nov. 23, 1921 ; 
class three Mar. 1, 1923 ; cons. gen. of class four June 5, 
1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class three July 1, 1924 ; For. 
Ser. insp. May 1, 1925 ; class two June 30, 1927 ; cons, 
gen. at Oslo Oct. 7, 1927 ; For. Ser. insp. Oct. 1, 1928 ; 
cons. gen. at Naples July 27, 1929 ; class one May 9, 
1930 ; at Copenhagen July 31, 1931 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. June IS, 1933 ; couns. of emb. at Lima June 26, 
1933 ; E.E. and M.P. to Iran July 7, 1939 ; also E.B. and 
M.P. to Afghanistan Feb. 16, 1940 ; married. 

Driscoll, Edward Eugene. — b. Fort 'Sisseton, S.Dak., 
Nov. 13, 1887; Creightou U. High Sch. (Omaha, 
Nebr.) ; business sch. ; elk. and sec. 1903-14; app. elk. 
in the Dept. of State Aug. 25, 1914, at $900 July 1, 
1916 ; at $1,000 June 16, 1917 ; at $1,200 Nov. 20. 1917 ; 
at $1,400 June 16, 1919; at $1,600 Sept. 8, 1921;. at 
$1,860 July 1, 1924 ; at $1,920 Mar. 1, 1927 ; at $2,100 
July 1, 1928; at $2,200 July 1, 1928; file elk., Conf. for 
the Codification of Int. Law, The Hague, 1930 ; at $2,300 
July 1. 19.30; at $2,400 Aug. 1, 1936; at $2,500 Apr. 
16, 1939 ; chief of general section, Div. of Communica- 
tions and Records, at $2,600 Nov. 9, 1940 ; 
married. — DCR. 

Drissel, Roger S. — b. Keller's Church, Pa., June 30, 
1877 ; Bethany Coll. 1906 ; West Chester Normal Sch., 
and Perkiomen Sem. ; teacher in elementary sch. 1896- 
1900 ; Navy Dept., 1900-1906 ; elk., U.S. Superintending 
Naval Constructor, 1906-7 ; app. elk. at $900 in the 
Dept. of State Mar. 19, 1907; at $1,000 Sept. 3, 1907; 
at $1,200 July 1, 1908 ; at $1,400 Dec. 1, 1909 ; at $1,600 
July 1, 1916; at $1,800 Jan. 1, 1920; special asst. at 
$2,000 Jan. 16, 1922 ; asst. chief, Bu. of Indexes and 
Archives, July 1, 1922 ; at $2,500 Sept. 1, 1922 ; at 
$2,800 July 1, 1924 ; at $3,000 June 1, 1927 ; special 
asst., 6th Int. Conf. of Am. States, Habana, 1928; at 
$3,200 July 1, 1928 ; at $3,300 July 1, 1928 ; at $3,500 
July 1, 1930 ; asst. chief, Div. of Communications and 



BIOGRAPHIES 



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Hecoids, Jan. 1, 1031; at $3,600 Nov. 16, 1038; nmr- 
riod— DCR. 

Drumright, Everett Francis. — 1). Druinrijiht. Okla., 
Sopt. 15. 1006; Dniruright IIlj:h Sell, graii. ; U. of Okla., 
B.S. lOL'O; cml. work 1020-30; app. For. Ser. offlciT 
uncl:i.>is.. v.c. of career, and .>iec. in the IMplo. Ser. Dec. 
16, 1030; v.c. at Cludad Juarez, temp.. Dec. 27, 1930; 
For. Ser. Sch. Aug. 8, 1931 ; v.c. at Hankow Dec. 

10. 1031; language officer at Telping July 15, 1032; 
v.c. at Shanghai Oct. 11, 1934; at Swatow, temp., May 
14, 1035 ; at Shanghai June 27, 1035 ; at Swatow, temp., 
Oct. 2'). 1035 ; at Shanghai Dec. 9. 1035 ; at Hankow, 
temp.. Feb. 5. 1037; class eight Apr. 1, 1037; cons. 
Apr. 22. 1037 ; cons, at Hankow Apr. 26, 1937 ; 3d sec. 
at Nanking Mar. 25, 1938; class seven Apr. 1, 1939; 
I'll sec. at Nanking June 20, 1939 (temp, at Chungking) ; 
(lass sis May 1, 1041. 

Drury, Louis Mason. — b. Washington, D.C., Jan. 19, 
1910; business sch.; Nat. U. Law Sch., LL.B. 1931; 
George Washington U. 1935-36. 1038-40 ; bookkeeper, 
192S-31 ; elk.. Veterans' Bu., 1931 ; app. elk. at $1,440 
in the Dept. of State Oct. 9, 1931 ; at $1,620 Nov. 2, 
1034 ; sec. to Am. mem.. Special Claims Committee, 
Mexico City, 1935; at $1,800 Aug. 17, 1936; at $2,300 
Aug. 16, 1938; tech. a.sst. (legal) at $2,600 July 17, 
1039; married. — PD. 

duBois. Coert.— b. Ilu.lson. N.Y.. Nov. 10, l.sSl ; 
Hudson High Sch.: Biltmore (N.C.) Forest Sch., Bache- 
lor of Forestry 1001, Forest Engineer 1907; tech. and 
admin, work, U.S. Forest Ser., 1901-17; U.S. Army 
1017-18, It. col., overseas service; app. cons, of class 
seven Sept. 5, 1019 ; detailed to Paris Nov. 25, 1910 ; 
to Naples Apr. 15. 1920; class six Nov. 23, 1921 ; cons, 
at Port Said Apr. 3, 1922 ; class five Mar. 1. 1923 ; to 
the Dept. Nov. 17, 1923 ; asst. chief. Visa Office, Apr. 

11. 1024; class four June 5, 1024; For. Ser. officer of 
class five July 1, 1924; chief, Visa Office, Dec. 1, 1924; 
representative on interdept. committee on examination 
of immigrants abroad. 1925; class four June 2, 1926; 
cons. g'n. at Batavia May 7, 1927 ; class three May 26, 
1028; For. Ser. insp. Mar. 26. 1930; class two May 0, 
1030; cons. gen. at Genoa Jan. 7, 1031; at Naples 
July 30. 1931 ; representative, 6th Int. Fair of Tripoli, 
1932 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 22, 1935 ; cla.ss one 
Oct. 1, 1935; cons. gen. at Ilabana Dec. 21, 1936; 
to the Drpt. Oct. 7. 1911 ; cliief, Caribbean Ofhee, Oct. 
9. 1041 ; married.- CP.. 

Ducot6, Charles H. — b. Marksville, La., Mar. 12, 
1900: Marksville Hieh Sch. grad. ; Spring Hill Coll., 
B.S. 1918; Ma.'^s. Inst, of Tech.. B.S. 1023; Fox Sch. of 
Pianoforte Playing. 4 yrs. ; distribution and electrical 
engineer 1923-28 ; entered Bu. of For. and Dom. Com. 
Dec. 1, 1927 ; asst. trade commr. at Buenos Aires 
1028-31 ; in Bu. of For. and Dom. Com. 1931-35 ; app. 
a.sst. cml. att. at Ilabana. Nov. 21, 1935; For. Ser. offi- 
cer of class seven July 1. 1030; cons, and sec. in the 
Diplo. S.r. Nov. 16, 1030; married. 

Duff, Walter William. — b. New Castle, Pa., Sept. 17, 
lOltj; New Castle High Sch. grad.; Phillii)s Exeter; 
Haverford Coll., A.B. 1038 ; U. of Paris 1936-37 ; ftcole 
Libre des Sciences PoHtiques 1936-37 ; ficole du Louvre 
1030-37 ; Harvard l!)38-39 ; headmaster and Instr. 



Harris Science Prep. Sch. 1939-40; app. For. Ser. 
officer unclaas., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. July 12, 1040; v.c. at Ilabana July 22, 1040; at 
Santiago de Cuba, temp., Aug. 5, 1041 ; to the Dept. 
Aug. 15, 1041 (For. Ser. Sch. Nov. 3, 1941-). 

Dugran, Henry P. — b. Philadelphia. Pa.. May 3. 1872; 
parochial sch.: leh-urapli operator 1K03 1007. in 
Weather Bu. 1007 Id: app. elk. at $000 in the Dept. of 
State Jan. 17, 1010; at .$1,200 July 1. 1011; at $1,400 
May 1. 191G; at $l.<;()0 Sept. 8. 1016: at $1,800 Jan. 
1. 1020: elk.. Lausaiino Conf., 1923; at $2,100 July 1, 
1924; at $2,200 Nov. 1, 1027; at $2,300 July 1, 1028; 
code elk., r>ondon Naval Conf.. 1030; at $2,.500 July 1, 
1030; at $2,000 July 3, 1030; elk. Conf. of Brussels, 
1037; at $2,700 Apr. 1, 193S; at $2,800 June 16, 1041 ; 
asst. chief of telegraph section, Div. of Communica- 
tions and Records, July 1. 1911 : married. — DCR. 

Duggan, Laurence. — b. New York, N.Y.. May 28, 
1905 ; Phillips Exeter grad. ; Harvard, A.B. 1927 ; pub- 
lishing 1927-28 ; Inst, of Int. Education 1929-30 ; app. 
divisional asst. at $3,200 in the Dept. of State Nov. 1, 
1030 ; at $4,600 Mar. 14, 1934 ; asst. chief. Div. of Latin 
Am. Affairs, at $6,500 Sept. 1, 1935 ; chief at $8,000 
Oct. 24, 1935 ; chief. Div. of the Am. Republics, May 24, 
1037 ; advi.ser to Am. del., 8th Int. Conf. of Am. States, 
Lima, 1038 ; ohm. of Am. del., 1st Inter-Am. Travel 
Cong., San Francisco, 1939 ; adviser to Am. del., Ist 
Meeting of Finance Ministers of Am. Republics, Guate- 
mala, 1939 ; mem. of organizing committee and del., 
8th Am. Scientific Cong., Washington, 1940 ; adviser to 
U. S. del.. 2d Meeting of Ministers of For. Affairs of 
Am. Republics. Ilabana, 1040 ; adviser on political rela- 
tions Oct. 24, 1040 ; at $8..")00 Oct. 25, 1940 ; married.— 
PA/LD. 

Duke, Anthony Drexel. — b. Long Beach. N. Y.. July 28, 
1018; St. Paul's Sch. grad.; Princeton V. 1037-30; dir. 
of boys' camp 1037-41 ; asst. credit mgr. for trust com- 
pany 1937-38 ; in private business 1939-41 ; commis- 
sioned in U. S. Naval Reserve May 29, 1941 ; assigned 
as asst. naval att. and asst. naval att. for air at 
Buenos .\ires July 11, 1941 ; married. 

Duke, Florimond DuS. (Maj.), — b. Rochester, N.Y., 
Oct. 2, 1895; Brookline (Mass.) High Sch. grad.; Dart- 
mouth, BS. 1918 ; U.S. Army 1917-19 ; advertising 
salesman, 1022 24, and advertising dir.. 1924-40, of 
publishing companies ; commissioned in O.R.C. 1941 ; 
.assigned as asst. mil. att. at Pretoria Mar. 19. 1041 ; 
also asst. mil. att. at Cairo Apr. 22, 1041 ; relieved of 
duties at Pretoria May 2, 1941; married. 

Dumont, Donald Albert. — b. Boston, Mass.. Dec. 6, 
1011; Punchard High Sch. (Andover) grad.; Trinity 
Coll., B.S. 1034, M.A. 1938 ; Yale, grad. work 1938-39 ; 
teacher of hist, in prep. sch. Bairuio, P. I., 103.5-37; 
instr. in Eng., Trinity Coll., 1937-39 ; writer and farmer 
19:{0-40: app. elk. in Am. consulate at Dakar Dec. 9, 
1040; v.c. at Dakar June 16, 1041. 

Duncan, Norman. — b. Brooklyn, N.Y., May 16, 1895; 
buslness-sch. grad.; tutors In France and Belgium; 
stenog. 1916-17; U. S. iMarine Corps 1917-19; sec. in 
mining companies In U. S. and Africa 1019-26, in Peru 
1027- ; app. cons. agt. at La Oroya Apr. 6. 1031 ; 
married. 



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Dunham, Allison (Lt., jg.)- — •>• Wessington Springs, 
S. Dak., June 19, 1914 ; Wessington Springs High Scb. 
grad. ; Yankton Coll., A.B. ]9?.G ; Columbia, LL.B. 1939; 
mem. of bar of N.Y. ; law elk. to assoc. justice of U.S. 
Supreme Court 1939-41 ; commissioned in U.S. Naval 
Reserve June 12, 1941 ; assigned as asst. naval att. and 
asst. naval att. for air at Guatemala and Managua Aug. 
2, 1941 ; married. 

Dunlap, Maurice Pratt. — b. Toledo, Ohio, Dec. 9, 
1882; Central High Sch. (St. Paul. Minn.) grad.; Prince- 
ton, B.A. 1912; Columbia, M.A. 1913; editorial work for 
newspaper syndicate 1904—6; elk., Philippine Civil Ser., 
1907-11; editorial work in Dept. of Agri. 1913-15; 
contributor to magazines and newspapers ; app. cons, of 
class nine and cons, at Stavenger Feb. 22, 1915 ; detailed 
to Copenhagen July 13, 1917 ; class eight Sept. 14. 1917 ; 
cons, at Oden.se May 27, 1918 ; detailed to Copenhagen 
June 5. 1919 ; class six Sept. 5, 1919 ; detai!ed to Malmo 
Nov. 27, 1920 ; to Copenhagen Jan. 1921 ; cons, at 
Bangkok June 24, 1922 ; unassignod from July 21, 1923 ; 
detailed to Port au Prince Apr. 7, 1924 ; For. Ser. 
ofBcer of class seven July 1, 1924 ; cons, at I'ort au 
Prince Dec. 28, 1925 ; class six June 2, 1926 ; cons, at 
Stockholm July 12, 1927 ; detailed to Int. Radiotelegraph 
Conf., Washington, 1927 ; class five July 24, 1930 ; cons, 
at Dundee Oct. 7, 1932; at Bergen Oct. 15, 1935-July 

15, 1941 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937. 

Dunn, James Clement. — b. Newark, N.J., Dec. 27, 
1890 ; studied law and architecture ; architect 1912-17 ; 
U. S. Navy 1917-19, It., aide to naval att. at Habana; 
elk., Dept. of State, 1919 ; app. sec. of emb. or leg. of 
c!ass four and assigned to the Dept. Sept. 5, 1919 ; 
to Berne Nov. 15, 1919 (canceled) ; to Madrid Feb. 26, 
1920 ; class three Aug. 24, 1921 ; assigned to Port au 
Prince Mar. 1, 1922 ; class two Jan. 23, 1924 ; to Brus- 
sels Mar. 7, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class four and 
1st sec. at Brussels July 1, 1924 ; class three June 2, 
1926 ; to the Dept. Apr. 29, 1927 ; dir. of ceremonies at 
the White House Sept. 27, 1927 ; chief, Div. of Int. 
Conferences and Protocol, Feb. 4, 1928 ; class two Oct. 

16, 1929 ; couns. to commn. for study and review of 
conditions in Haiti, 1930 ; 1st sec. at London May 17, 
1930 ; resigned Aug. 7, 1930 ; app. chief. Div. of Int. 
Conferences, at ?8.000 in the Dept. of State Sept. 10, 
1931 ; sec. of del., 4th Pan Am. Cml. Conf., Washington, 
1931 ; sec. gen. of Am. del., 1st stage. Gen. Disarma- 
ment Conf., Geneva, 1932 ; asst., 1st meeting of Ex- 
perts' I'rep. Committee for Int. Monetary and Economic 
Conf., Geneva, 1932, and sec. of Am. del. to Conf., Lon- 
don, 1933; chief, Div. of Protocol and Conferences, 
June 1. 1933 ; sec. gen. to Am. del., 7th Int. Conf. of Am. 
States, Montevideo, 1933; special asst. to the sec. of 
state and chief of protocol Feb. 12, 1934 ; special asst. 
to the sec. of state and chief, Div. of Western European 
Aflfairs. July 1. 1935 ; chief. Div. of European Affairs, 
June 16, 1937; adviser on political relations July 17, 
1937 ; at $8,500 July 19, 1937 ; married.— PA/D. 

Dunn, William Edward. — b. Sulphur Springs, Tex., 
Mar. 2, 1888 ; Austin High Sch. grad. ; U. of Tex., B.A. 
1909; Stanford, M.A. 1910; Columbia, fellow in hist. 
1911-12, Ph.D. 1917; asst. in hist., Stanford U., 
1900-11 ; Instr. and prof., U. of Tex., 1913-19 ; special 
investigator in Spanish archives for Library of Cong., 



1915-16; U S. Navy 1917-19; sec, 2d I'an Am. Cml. 
Cong., Washington, 1920, and 2d I'an Am. Financial 
Conf., 1920 : asst. chief. Latin Am. Div., Bu. of For. 
and Dora. Com., 1919-21 ; cml. att. at Lima 1921-24 ; 
dir. gen. of internal revenue for Republic of Haiti 
1924-27 ; banking 1927-31 ; mem. Kemmerer Financial 
Commn. to Colombia. 1930 ; financial adviser to Do- 
minican Govt. 1931-33 ; asst. dir., Bu. of For. and 
Dom. Com., 1934-37 ; app. cml. att. at Buenos Aires 
Aug. 10, 1937 ; For. Ser. officer of class two July 1, 
1939 ; cml. att. at Guatemala Oct. 7, 1939 ; cons, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; married. 

Durbrow, Elbridge. — b. San Francisco, Calif., Sept. 
21, 1903; Shattuck Sch. grad.; Yale, Ph. B. 1926; 
Stanford 1927 ; U. of Dijon 1927 ; Acad(^mie de Droit 
International de la Haye, Netherlands, summer 1928 ; 
ficole Libre des Sciences Politiques, diploma 1929 ; 
asst. land appraiser with railroad company, summers 
1923, 1924, 1925 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of 
careor, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 15, 1930 ; v.c. 
at Warsaw May 17, 1930; For. Ser. Sch. Dec. 22, 1931; 
V c. at Bucharest Apr. 7, 1932 ; at Moscow Feb. 10, 
1934 ; also 3d sec. at Moscow Feb. 6, 1935 ; class eight 
Apr. 1. 1937 ; cons. Apr. 22, 1937 ; cons, at Moscow in ad- 
dition to duties as 3d sec. Apr. 26, 1937 ; cons, at Naples 
June 29, 1937 ; class seven Apr. 1, 1939 ; to the Dept 
May 19, 1939 ; detailed for special study (U. of Chicago) 
Sept. 11, 1939 ; 2d sec. at Rome June 1. 1940 ; cons, at 
Lisbon, temp., June 14, 1940 ; at Leghorn, temp., Nov. 
23, 1940 ; 2d sec. at Rome Nov. 29, 1940 ; class six 
May 1, 1941 ; U.S. observer for Permanent Committee 
of Int. Inst, of Agri., Rome, 1941 ; married. 

Durnan, James Joseph. — b. Boston, Mass., Nov. 1, 
1895 ; Strand Sch., London, England ; Georgetown Sch. 
of For. Ser. 1919-22 ; National U. of Mexico, summer 
1922 ; National U. Law Sch. 1923-24, B.Sc. 1925 ; claims 
examiner for firm in London 1914-17 ; U. S. Army 1917- 
19, overseas .service ; elk.. War Dept., 1922-23 ; special 
agt., Dept. of Com., 192.3-34 ; app. divisional asst. at 
$3,800 in the Dept. of State Dec. 1, 1934; at $4,600 
Mar. 1, 1939 ; married. — NE. 

Duvall, Frank E.— b. Washington, D.C., Dec. 25, 1900; 
Business High Sch. ; business sch. ; elk.. District govt., 
1916-18; app. elk. at $840 in the Dept. of State May 
4, 1918; at $1,020 Nov. 1, 1918; at $960 July 1, 1919; 
at $1,020 Feb. 1, 1920 ; at $1,200 Oct. 1, 1920 ; at $1,000 
Feb. 1, 1921 ; at $1,200 Aug. 16, 1921; at $1,500 July 
1, 1924 ; at $1,560 Mar. 1, 1927 ; at $1,620 Jan. 1. 1928 ; 
at $1,740 July 1, 192S ; at $1,800 July 1, 1928; at 
$2,000 July 1, 1930 ; mem.. Conciliation Committee of 
the Dept. of State, 1936-39; at $2,100 Aug. 1. 1936; 
admin, asst. at $2,600 Aug. 19, 1937; at $2,700 Apr. 
16, 1939 ; married.— PA/H. 

DuVivier, Paul Fuller. — b. New York, N.Y., Feb. 4, 
J 915; I'Ecole du Montcel, Jouy-en-Josas, France; 
Princeton Prep. Sch. grad. ; U. of Munich 1934 : Prince- 
ton, A.B. 1938; Georgetown, M.S. (For. Ser.) 1940; 
copy boy and reporter for newspaper 1940-41 ; elk. in 
Am. consulate gen. at St. John's June 9-July 15, 
1941 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 1941, qualified July 16, 
1941 ; v.c. at St. John's July 16, 1941. 



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Dwyer, Henry Thomas. — b. rrovidoncp, R.I., July 121, 
1S95; La Salic Acad. grad. ; biisincss-sch. grad. ; Holy 
Cross Coll. 1914-15: civil ciiRinccriiiK 1915-17; elk.. 
Ordnance Dept.. 1917-lS; Array Add elk. 191S-'J1; 
npp. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Guatemala July 
1921; v.c. at Guatemala Feb. 17. 1922; elk. at Am. 
consulate gen. at Hab:ina Sept. 1922; v.c. at Ilabana 
Apr. 22. 1925; at Nuevitas. temp.. Nov. 20. 1928; at 
Ilabana Jan. 2. 1929; at Lii Guaira Jan. 19. 1929; at 
Curasao, temp.. Mar. 5, 1929 ; at Maracaibo. temp., 
Sept. 30, 1929 ; at Fort William and Port Arthur 
June l.i 19.S0 ; at Nogales Apr. 3. 1937 ; at Agua Piiota 
Apr. 9, 1938 ; at Guaymas June 1, 1940 ; married. 

Dwyre, Dudley G. — b. London, England. Jan. 30, 
ISSO; naturalized; Fort Collins (Colo.) High Sch. ; 
Colo. State Agri. Coll.. grad. 1901 ; George Washington 
U., grad. work 1917-18; elk. and principal teacher, 
U.S. Indian Sen, 1902-3; stenog., Manila, P.I., 1904; 
chief elk. and asst. supt., U.S. Indian Agcy., 1904-8; 
chief elk., U.S. Indian Warehouse. 1909-17 ; chief 
of section. Bu. of Indian Affairs, 1917-18 ; elk., Dept. 
of State, 1918-19 ; app. cons, of class seven Sept. 5, 
1919: cons, at Maracaibo Oct. 29. 1919; at Fort 
William and Port Arthur Sept. 21, 1921; class six 
Mar. 1, 1923; at Guadalajara June 23, 1924; For. Ser. 
officer of class seven July 1, 1924 ; class six Feb. 24, 
1925 ; to the Dept. Aug. 17, 1927 ; class five Sept. 29, 
1927 ; cons, at Mexico City Oct. 19, 1928 ; class four 
July 24, 1930 ; at London June 30, 1934 ; cons. gen. 
Feb. 21, 1936; cons. gen. at Panama June 10, 1936; 
class three June 1, 1937; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 
17. 1937; cons. gen. and 1st sec. at Montevideo Nov. 
30. 1938 ; at San Jos6 Aug. 30, 1940 ; 1st sec. at Guate- 
mala Aug. 20, 1941 ; married. 

Dwyre, Jack Golding, — b. St. Louis, Mo., Mar. 20, 
1913; schs. in Venezuela, Canada, and Mexico; Am. 
High Sch. (Mexico City) grad. ; Tex. Agri. and Mech. 
Coll. 1930-31 ; at Principia 1931-33 ; U. of Ariz. 193.3- 
34 ; U. of Detroit 1936-37 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at 
Windsor Oct. 11, 1934; v.c. at Windsor July 31, 1937; 
ul Fort William and Port Artluir. teni]).. Sept. 7, 1!):'.;> : 
at Windsor Oct. 11. 19:^9; at Fort William and Port 
Arthur, temp.. May 25, 1940 ; at Windsor July 11, 
1940 ; at Guayaquil Nov. 16, 1940 ; married. 

Dye, John Walter. — b. Winona, Minn., Feb. 4, 1878; 
Pillsbury Aca.l. glad.: I", of Minn.. A.H. 19(lt; (Jeoige 
Washington U., 1905-6; physical dir., Minn. Agri. Sch., 
190:i-4 and Y.M.C.A. 1904-5; app. cons, elk., July 21, 
1906 ; dep. cons. gen. at Berlin Dec. 18. 1900 ; cons. 
asst. July 1. 1908 ; dep. cons. gen. at Genoa Nov. 25, 
1908 ; V. and dep. cons. gen. May 10, 1909 ; at Boma 
Df'c. 30, 1010 ; at Smyrna Dec. 13, 1911 ; cons. agt. 
at Damascus Dec. 8, 1913 ; v. and dep. cons. gen. at 
Cape Town Nov. 18, 1914; v.c. at Cape Town Feb. 6, 
1915; at Johannesburg Oct. 18, 1915; at Cape Town 
Nov. 5, 1915; cons, of class eight July 12, 1916; 
detailed to Port Elizabeth Sept. 6. 1917; assigned to 
Port Elizabeth Mar. 9. 1918; class six Sept. 5, 1919; 
class five June 4, 1920 ; detailed to Ciudad Juarez Feb. 
28. 1921 ; assigned to Ciudad Juarez Oct. 2, 1923 ; class 
four June 3. 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class five July 
1, 1924 ; tech. adviser, Conf. with Mexico to Prevent 
Smuggling. El Paso, Tex.. 1925, and Conf. for Formu- 



lation of Regulations under the Smuggling Conv. of 

1925. Washington, 1926; class four May 23, 1929; 
cons, at Montreal Sept. 30, 1929; at Wellington Sept. 
18. 1930; at Melbourne July 13, 1931; at Nassau July 
7, 1030; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937; married. 

Eager, Howard (Lt. Col.). — b. Cincinnati, Ohio, Dec. 
25, ISOl ; (^>ntral Iligb Sch. (D.C.) grad.; Harvard, 
A.B. 1912; entered U. S. Army Mar. 31, 1913; sec. of 
Puerto Rican Hurricane Relief Coninin. 1929-33; as- 
signed as mil. att. at Madrid and Lisbon July 10, 1940; 
relieved of duties at Lisbon Feb. 1, 1941 ; married. 

Earle, George Howard, III, — b. Devon, Pa., Dec. 5, 
1890 ; DeLancey Sch. grad. ; Harvard 1909-11 ; Pa. 
Nat. Guard 1916, 2d It., Mexican border service ; U. S. 
Naval Reserve 1917-19, It. (jg) ; partner in brokerage 
firm 1914-16 ; pres. of sugar mills and vice pres. of 
sugar company 1919-29 ; E.E. and M.P. to Austria July 
24, 1{)3.3-Mar. 25, 1934 ; gov. of State of Pa. 1935-39 ; 
app. E.E. and M.P. to Bulgaria Feb. 14, 1940; married. 

Earnest, Edwin Burchett. — b. Seymour, Iowa, May 
7. 1904 ; Seymour Illsh Sch. grad. ; U. of Iowa, B.A. 

1926, J.D. 1941; mem. of bar of Iowa; employed in 
steel mill ; app. dk. in Am. consulate at Manchester 
Mar. 30, 1927 ; v. c. at Manchester Mar. 8, 1928 ; at 
Edinburgh Apr. 9, 19.30; resigned Oct. 10. 19.38; app. 
divisional asst. at $3,200 in the Dept. of State June 

10. 1941 ; married.— VD. 

Eaton, Earl Wilbert.— b. Robinson, 111., Feb. 13, 1882 ; 
Austin Coll. 2 yrs. ; teacher in public sch. 1900-1901 ; 
111. Nat. Guard 190.5-7, 1st It. ; post-office elk. 1915-17 ; 
dep. collector of customs 1917-18; app. v.c. at Nuevo 
Laredo Dec. 4, 1918; at Saltillo July 1, 1920; at Nuevo 
Laredo June 24, 1924 : at Mazanillo Sept. 29, 1925 ; at 
Ensenada Feb. 4, 1928 ; at Ciudad Obregou Mar. 23, 
1929 ; at Guaymas, temp., June 11, 1929 ; at Mazatlan 
Dec. 20, 1929 ; at Windsor, Out., temp., Aug. 6, 1930 ; at 
Mazatlan Oct. 23, 1930 ; at Durango Aug. 1, 1934. 

Ebling, Samuel Gale. — b. Bellefontaine, Ohio, Dec. 

11, 1893; Walnut Hills High Sch. (Cincinnati) grad.; 
University de Nancy, France ; George Washington, A. B. 
1920 ; Centro de Estudios IIist6ricos, Madrid. 1922 ; 
stenog. 1912-15; elk., Dept. of Agri. and War Trade 
Bd., 1916-18 ; U. S. Army 1918-19, overseas service ; 
elk., Dept. of State, 1919-21 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate 
at Marseille May 23, 1921; at Paris Dec. 13, 1923; v.c. 
of career of class three Jan. 5, 1024 ; v.c. at Paris Jan. 
16. 1924 ; at Stockholm June 18, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer 
unclass. July 1, 1924 ; v.c. at Penang July 27, 1926 ; at 
Colombo, temp., July 20, 1929; at Penang Sept. 28, 
1929 ; class eight, cons., and cons at Penang Oct. 16, 
1929; at Bremen Aug. 16, 1930; class seven July 1, 
1931 ; at Corinto Oct. 15, 1932; at Lourengo Marques 
July 31, 1933 ; at Johannesburg, temp., Oct. 9, 1934 ; at 
Lourcngo Marques Jan. 2, 1935; class six Apr. 1, 1937; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937; cons, at Izmir 
Aug. 25, 1938; married. 

Eddy, Donald Blakeman. — b. Avon, Conn., Jan. 25, 
1913; Simsbury High Sch. grad.; University de Nancy, 
France ; diplonie 1931 ; University de Paris, diplome 
1932 ; Cornell. A.B. 1933 ; George Washington U., 



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grad. work 1937-40 ; educational adviser, Civilian 
Conservation Corps, 1934-35 ; app. elk. at $1,G20 in the 
Dept. of State Feb. 28, 1935; admin, asst. at $2,000 
Sept. IG, 1937 ; at $2,700 Apr. 16, 1939 ; divisional asst. 
at $3,200 Sept. 27, 1940 ; married. — DE. 

Eddy, William Alfred (Maj., ret.). — b. Sidon, Syria, 
of Am. parents. Mar. 9, 1896 ; Princeton, Litt.B. 1917, 
M.A. 1921, Ph.D., 1922 ; entered U.S. Marine Corps 
Aug. 27, 1917; ret. Aug. 21, 1919; teacher of Eng., 
Peekskill Mil. Acad., 1922-23 ; chm. of Eng. dept., Am. 
U., Cairo, Egypt, 1923-28; asst. prof, and prof, of 
Eng.. Dartmouth Coll., 1928-36 ; pres. of Hob.nrt Coll. 
1936- ; assigned as naval att. and naval att. for air at 
Cairo June 28, 1941 ; married. 

Edminster, Lynn Ramsay. — b. Chillicothe, 111., Jan. 
2, 1893 ; Chillicothe High Sch. grad. ; Cambridge Latin 
Sch. grad. ; Harvard, A. B. 1916 ; Brookings Inst., 
Ph.D. 1930; U. S. Army Aug.-Dec. 1918; economist. 
U. S. Tariff Commn. 1919-22, Brookings Inst. 1922-30, 
U. S. Dept. of Agri. 1931-36 ; assoc. prof, of com. and 
business admin., U. of Va., 1926-27 ; mem. of faculty, 
Georgetown Sch. of For. Ser. 1921-30, Am. U. Grad. 
Sch. 1934 ; app. economic analyst at $7,000 in the 
Dept. of State Mar. 16, 1936 ; at $8,000 July 1, 1936 ; 
mem., Jt. Prep. Committee on Philippine Affairs, 1937- 
38 ; advisor to Am. del.. Tech. Tripartite Conf. on Tex- 
tile Industry, Washington. 1937 ; special asst. to the 
sec. of state Oct. 3, 1938 ; also act. chief, Div. of 
Studies and Statistics, Oct. 8, 1941 ; mem., Bd. of Eco- 
nomic Operations of Dept. of State, 1941- ; married.. — 
SA/E. 

Edson, Andrew Warden. — b. East Hampton, Conn., 
Nov. 25, 1903; Turner's Falls (Mass.) High Sch. grad.; 
Dartmouth, A.B. 1925 ; Harvard, A.M. 1927 ; instr. in 
hist., Clark Sch., 1927-28 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. 
and v.c. of career Nov. 12, 1929 ; For. Ser. Sch. Nov. 18, 
1929 ; v.c. at Tientsin Mar. 26, 1930 ; at Mukden May 
26, 1932 ; class eight, cons., and cons, at Mukden Oct. 

1. 1935 ; at Seoul, temp., Apr. 8, 1936 ; at Oslo Dec. 23, 
1936 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; to the Dept. 
Nov. 12, 1937, for special study in economics (Har- 
vard) ; class seven May 1, 1938 ; cons, and 2d sec. at 
Bucharest May 25, 1939 ; relieved of duties as cons. Aug. 
6, 1941. 

Edwards, J. Stanford. — b. Washington, D.C., Sept. 4, 
1880 ; Brooklyn Inst, of Arts and Sciences ; elk.. Navy 
Dept., 1900-1909 ; journalist for publishing company 
1909-15; Am. Ambulance Hospital 1915-17, overseas 
service ; U. S. Army 1917-20, capt., overseas service ; 
assoc. editor of publishing company 1920-21 ; app. elk. 
in Am. consulate at Amsterdam Apr. 21, 1921 ; v.c. at 
Amsterdam June 21, 1922 ; at Copenhagen Nov. 6, 1929 ; 
at Glasgow July 19, 1941. 

Edwards, Jay Bixon. — b. Wausau, Wis., Feb. 9, 1913 ; 
U. S. Grant High Sch. (Portland, Oreg.) grad. ; Colum- 
bia U. 1930-35, A.B. 1934; Fletcher Sch. of Law and 
Diplomacy 1935-37, M.A. 1936; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 

2, 1937 ; v.c. at Naples July 8. 1937 ; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 
19, 1938 ; language officer at Tokyo June 29, 1938 ; v.c. 
at Keijo, temp., Nov. 7, 1940 ; language officer at Tokyo 
Nov. 27, 1940 ; v.c. at Harbin Jan. 8, 1941 ; class eight 
May 16, 1941. 



Edwards, Margaret Shedd (Mrs.). — b. Rochester, 
N.Y. ; Western High Sch. (D.C.) grad.; business sch.; 
Newspaper Inst, of Am., cert. 1935; stenog. 1918; app. 
elk. at $1,140 in the Dept. of State Aug. 1, 1918; at 
$1,200 Nov. 1, 1919; at $1,400 Jan. 1, 1923; at $1,600 
June 1, 1924 ; at $1,860 July 1, 1924 ; at $1,920 Mar. 1, 
1925 ; representative, Sesquicentennial Exposition, Phil- 
adelphia, 1926; at $2,000 Mar. 1, 1927; admin, asst. 
July 1, 1927 ; sec, P.d. of Review for Efficiency Ratings 
1927-33 ; at $2,100 Nov. 1, 1927 ; at $2,200 July 1. 1928 ; 
at $2,300 July 1, 1928; at $2,600 May 1. 1929; at 
$2,800 July 1, 1930 ; at $2,900 July 3, 1930 ; stenog. and 
elk. to assist agt. for U. S.. U. S. and Egypt Arbitration 
(Salem Claim), Vienna, 1931; sec, Bd. of Appeals and 
Review, 1933-41) ; at $3,000 Apr. 1, 1938 ; chief of per- 
sonnel relations section, Div. of Personnel, at $3,200 
Jan. 27, 1939 ; sec. Efficiency Rating Committee, 
1941-.— DP. 

Eitreim, Irven Millard. — b. New Underwood, S.Dak., 
July 1, 1910 ; Mt. Vernon High Sch. grad. ; U. of Minn., 
B.S. 1932 ; Harvard Sch. of Business Admin. 1936-37 ; 
admin, asst. Dept. of Agri., 1933-36 ; with mfg. com- 
pany 1937-38 ; agri. economist, Dept. of Agri., 1938-40 ; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Sept. 3, 1940 ; v.c. at Nuevo Laredo 
Sept. 7, 1940 ; at Mexico City Mar. 19, 1941 ; to the 
Dept. Aug. 15, 1941 (For. Ser. Sch. Nov. 3, 1941-) ; 
married. 

Elbrick, Charles Burke. — b. Louisville, Ky., Mar. 25, 
1908; Williams Coll., A.B. 1929; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Jan. 
22, 1931 ; v.c at Panama Feb. 4, 1931 ; For. Ser. Sch. 
Mar. 17, 1932; v.c at Southampton Aug. 10, 1932; 3d 
sec. at Port-au-Prince May 24, 1934 ; also v.c. at 
Port-au-Prince Oct. 24, 1934 ; 3d sec. at Warsaw Aug. 
27, 1937 ; class eight Aug. 17, 1938 ; 3d sec. at Praha, 
temp., Nov. 28, 1938 ; at Warsaw Mar. 19, 19.39 ; at 
Bucharest Sept. 18, 1939 ; also v.c. at Bucharest Sept. 
21, 1939; 3d sec. at Warsaw (Angers, France) Oct. 
25, 1939 ; at Madrid, temp., June 28, 1940 ; v.c. at 
Lisbon July 19, 1940 ; 3d sec. at Lisbon Mar. 29, 1941 ; 
class seven May 1, 1941 ; married. 

Eldridge, Richard. — b. Gainesville, Tex., Nov. 4, 1896 ; 
ficole Alsacienne (Paris, France) grad. ; Lawrenceville 
Sch. grad. ; Princeton 1914-17 ; ficole Militalre, Fon- 
talnebleau, France, 1917-18; Sorbonne 1921; Bonn, 
Germany, 1922-23 ; French Army 1917-19, 2d. It. ; 
dep. Am. commr.. Int. Chamber of Com., Paris, 1926- 
32 ; observer, Diplo. Conf. on Int. Expositions, Paris, 
1928 ; for.-transportation expert. Fed. Coordinator of 
Transportation, 1933 ; chief code adviser, Nat. Recovery 
Admin., 1933-35 ; app. economic analyst at $5,600 in 
the Dept. of State Aug. 10, 1935 ; at $4,600 July 7, 
1938 ; divisional asst. July 10, 1939 ; at $5,600 Feb. 3, 
1941 ; married. — SR. 

Elliott, John Carl.— b. Washington. D.C, Nov. 12, 
1907 ; Ga. Mil. Coll. grad. ; Ga. Sch. of Tech. 1925-27 ; 
Nat. U., LL.B. 1939 ; mem. of bar of Va. ; bank elk. 
192.3-24 ; bank teller 1927-29 ; elk.. Veterans' Bu., Jan.- 
Aug. 1929; app. elk. at $1,620 in the Dept. of State 
Aug. 12, 1929; at $1,740 July 1, 1930; at $1,800 Feb. 
17, 1931 ; at $2,000 May 1, 1934 ; tech. asst. (legal) 



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July 1. li>"G; at $2.(!00 D. c. 17, 1937; at .$2,700 Apr. 
IG, 10.S9; married.— I'D. 

Ellis, Charles Perry. — b. Aimdarko. Okln., Mar. 6, 
1901); Pol.vtoch. High Scb. (Uivorslde. Calif.) grad. ; 
Occidental Coll.. A.B. 1931 ; Contro de Estudios His- 
t6ricos, Madrid, summer 1932 ; Georgetown, M.S. (For. 
Sor.) 1933; U. of So. Calif. 1934 ; teacher in high schs. 
1934-35 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Dlplo. Ser. Oct. 1, 1935 ; v.c. at Habana 
Oct. 3. 19.S.'i ; For. Ser. Sch. Aug. 4. 1936 ; v.c. at 
Ma/atlAn Dec. IS. 193G; at Habana Oct. G, 1938; at 
Singapore Apr. 12. 1911. 

Ellis, Overton Gentry, Jr. — b. Taconia, Wash., Oct. 
9. 1900; U.S.N.A. 1919-20; U. of Wash., B.A. 1923; 
newspaper work in Manila 1923-24 ; cml. work in 
Hong Kong 1924-27, in Athens 1927-30, in Istan- 
bul 1930 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass.. v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Jan. 7, 1932 ; For. Ser. Sch. 
Jan. 9. 1932; v.c. at Budapest Apr. 7, 1932; at Singa- 
pore Jan. 27. 1936 (canceled) ; at Buenos Aires May 
27, 1936 ; v.c. and 3d sec. at San Salvador Aug. 2, 
1937 ; class eight Mar. 1, 1940 ; married. 

Ellis. Virginia Margaret Craighead. — b. Washington, 
D.C. ; Central High Sch. grad. ; George Washington U.. 
A.B. 193.'» ; Conoran Art Sch. ; dk.. War Dept., 1924-27 : 
app. elk. at $1,320 in the Dept. of State July 1, 1927 ; at 
.SI.440 July 1. 1^128: at $1..50o July 1. 192S ; at $1,620 
Dec. 1, 1928; at $1,740 July 1, 1930; at $1,800 Nov. 
1. 19.30: at $1.SG0 Aug. 1. 19:^6; at $2,300 Jan. 4. 
1938; at $2,400 Apr. 16. 19.39; admin, asst. at $2,600 
Mar. 29, 1941.— FA. 

Elting, Howard, Jr. — b. Chicago, 111.. July 16, 1907; 
Phillips Exeter grad. ; studied in Germany, summer 
1929; Princeton. B.S. 1930; app. elk. in Am. con- 
sulate at Dresden June 10. 1931 ; v.c. at Dresden 
Sept. 1. 1031 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17. 1931 ; v.c. at 
Dresden Jan. 2, 1932; For. Ser. Sch. Mar. 17, 1932; 
v.c. at Istanbul July 26. 1032 ; at Izmir and for Italian 
Islands of the Aegean, temp.. May 22, 1936 ; at Istan- 
bul July 1, 1936; at Batavia July 23, 1936; 3d sec. at 
The Hague Aug. 6, 1938; class eight Mar. 1, 1940; 
v.c. at Geneva July 6, 1940; married. 

Embry, John A. — b. Christian Co., Ky., July 20, 
1889 ; Occidental Acad. ; Harvard, A.B. ; v.c. at Odessa 
1916-17 ; cons, at Omsk 1918-19 ; asst. mgr. of express 
company in China 1921-22 ; owner and operator of 
sugar plantation in Australia 1922-24 ; entered Bu. 
of For. and Dom. Com. Aug. 1, 1924, and assigned as 
chief of Baltic Section ; asst. chief. For. Ser. Div., 
Jan. 1, 1925; asst. trade commr. at Vienna Sei)t. 1. 
1926; asst. cml. att. at Vienna Apr. 26, 1927; trade 
comnir. at Winnipeg July 1, 1030; at Vancouver July 
1, 19.32 ; in Bu. of For. and Dom. Com., Washington, 
July 1, 19.33; asst. cml. att. at Istanbul (Ankara) June 
25, 1934; at Cairo Aug. 27, 1938; For. Ser. officer of 
clas-s six July 1. 1939 ; cons, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; married. 

Embry, William Edwin (Lt. ).-!). Howell. Ky.. Mar. 
15 1895: Pasco Co. IliiUi Sell, grad.: V. „f Fla.. A.I'.. 
191o, grad. work 1915-1916; U.S. Marine Corps Re- 



serve 1917-19, capt., overseas service ; sec. to cml. att., 
asst. tra<le commr., and trade commr., Bu. of For. and 
Dom. Com., 1920-2G ; for. sales representative for ex- 
port Corp. 1026-33 ; zone mgr. in Brazilian branch of 
aulomobilenifg. corp. 1934-40; commissioned in U.S. 
Naval Hesorve Mar. 13, 1941; assigned as asst. naval 
att. and asst. naval att. for air at Lima Aug. 18, 1941 ; 
married. 

Emmerson, John Kenneth. — b. Canon City, Colo., 
Mar. 17, 1008 ; Canon City High Sch. grad. ; Colo. Coll., 
A.B. 1029; Sorbonne 1927-28; N.Y.U., A.M. 1930; 
Georgetown Sch. of For. Ser. 1931-.33 ; instr. in social 
sciences, U. of Nebr.. 1930-31 ; asst. dir., Berlitz Sch. 
of Languages, Chicago, 193.3-35 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 
1, 1935; language officer at Tokyo Nov. 12, 1935; v.c. 
at Osaka Oct. 25. 1937; at Taihoku, temp., Apr. 12, 
1939 ; at Osaka Dec. 6, 1939 ; 3d sec. at Tokyo Apr. 3, 
1940 ; class eight Aug. 1, 1940 ; married. 

Emmons, Arthur Brewster, 3d. — b. Boston, Mass., 
Aug. 30, 1910; St. Paul's Sch. grad.; Harvard, S.B. 
1933, grad. work 1937 ; Sikong Expedition to South- 
eastern Tibet 1931-33; British-Am. Himalayan Expe- 
dition 1936 ; Burma-China Expedition 1936 ; app. For. 
Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser., and assigned v.c. at Montreal Mar. 2, 1939 ; 
For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 4, 1940 ; v.c. at Hankow June 10, 
1940; at Keijo Aug. 23, 1940; marri(d. 

Enders, Gordon Bandy (Maj.). — b. Essex, Iowa, May 7, 
1897 ; U.S. Army 1918-19, 1st It. ; commissioned in 
O.R.C. Sept. 5, 1941 ; assigned as asst. mil. att. at 
Tehran Oct. 24, 1941 ; married. 

Engdahl, F. Russell. — b. Spokane, Wash., July 28, 
1907 ; North Cen. High Sch. grad. ; Georgetown, B.S. 
1930 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass.. v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 16, 1930; v.c. at Port- 
au-Prince, temp., Dec. 26, 1930; For. Ser. Sch. Dec. 
23, 1931 ; v.c. at Calcutta Apr. 7, 1932 ; at Slianghai 
Oct. 18, 1935 ; class eight Apr. 1. 1937 ; cons. Apr. 22, 
1937; cons, at Shanghai Apr. 26, 1937; class seven 
Apr. 1, 1939; married. 

Engert, Cornelius Van Hemert. — b. Vienna, Austria, 
of Dutch parents, Dec. 31, 1887 ; naturalized ; Ferndale 
(Calif.) High Sch.; sch. In Switzerland; U. of Calif., 
B.Litt. 1908, M.Litt. 1909; U. of Calif. Law Sch. 
1908-11 ; Le Conte Memorial Fellow, Harvard, 1911-12 ; 
teaching fellow in hist., U. of Calif., 1909-11 ; app. 
student interpreter in Turkey Mar. 12, 1912; inter- 
preter to Am. consulate gen. at Constantinople July 1, 
1914; in charge of agency at Dardanelles Nov-Dec. 
1914 ; v.c. at Constantinople Feb. 12, 1915 ; v.c. and 
interpreter at Baghdad Aug. 4, 1915 (canceled) ; on 
detail in Am. emb. at Constantinople Sept. 1915-Dec. 
1916; in Syria and Palestine Dec. 1916-Apr. 1917; app. 
asst. In Am. leg. at The Hague Aug. 18, 1917; app. sec. 
of emb. or leg. of class four May 3, 1918 ; assigned to 
The Hague June 1. 1918 ; class three Mar. 14, 1919 ; 
to Teheran Sept. 9, 1919; to Constantinople, temp., Nov. 
4, 1919; to Teheran Mar. 10, 1920; to the Dept. Oct. 
10. 1022; class two Dec. 4. 1022; 1st sec. at Habana 
Sept. 26, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer of class four July 1, 
1924; Ist sec. at San Salvador Feb. 11, 1925; at San- 



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tiago May 1, 1926 ; unassigned from Nov. 18, 1927 ; 
1st sec. at Caracas Dec. 21, 1927 ; class three Dee. 19, 
1929 ; 1st sec. at Pelping June 13, 1930 ; at Cairo June 

29, 1933 ; at Addis Ababa July 8, 193.T ; cons. gen. July 
22, 1935 ; cons. gen. at Addis Ababa in addition to 
duties as 1st sec. July 24, 1935 ; niin. resident and cons, 
gen. at Addis Ababa Feb. 7, 1936; class two Apr. 1, 
1936 ; class one May 19, 1936 ; couns. of leg. at Teheran 
and Kabul Jan. 29, 1937 ; cons. gen. at Beirut Aug. 23, 
1940 ; married. 

English, Benedict Michael. — b. Monona, Iowa, Feb. 
2, 1S94 ; Monona High Sch. grad. ; Creighton U., Ph.B. 
1916, LL.B. 1919 ; mem. of bar of Nebr. ; U.S. Navy 
1918 ; law practice 1919 ; app. a law elk. at $2,000 in 
the Dept. of State Dec. 23, 1919 ; law drafting asst. at 
$2,500 June 1, 1920 ; drafting officer July 1, 1920 ; asst. 
solicitor June 1, 1921 ; drafting officer at $3,000 Sept. 

30, 1922 ; at $3,200 May 1, 1925 ; resigned June 30, 
1925 ; disbursing officer. Plebiscitary Commn. and Spe- 
cial Commn. on Boundaries, Tacna-Arica Arbitration, 
1925-26; sec, Gen. Claims Commn., U.S. and Mexico, 
1926-31 ; sec, U.S. and Panama Claims Arbitration, 
1932-33 ; counsel for U.S., U.S. and Panama Claims 
Arbitration. 1933; app. atty. at $2,000 in the Dept. 
of State July 10, 1933; tech. asst. (legal) at $3,800 
Oct. 10, 1933 ; asst. to the legal adviser at $4,600 Mar. 
14, 1934 ; asst. agt. for U.S., Gen. Claims Commn., U.S. 
and Mexico, 1934-37 ; at $5,600 May 5, 1938 ; at $6,500 
Apr. 16, 1940 ; married. — Le. 

English, Clifton Paul.— b. Naylor, Ga., July 15, 1910 ; 
Baylor Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; Lanier Flying Sch. ; 
U. of Chattanooga ; private tutors in Germany ; news- 
paper writing 1930-32 ; app. elk. in consulate at Tor- 
re6n Mar. 16, 1934 ; v.c at Torre6n Aug. 1, 1935 ; at 
Buenos Aires Oct. 7, 1936 ; tech. asst. to Am. del., 1st 
Pan Am. Sanitary Aviation Conf., Montevideo, 1939. 

English, Robert McCalla. — b. Cambridge, Mass., Sept. 
18, 1903 ; Noble and Greenough Sch. grad. ; U. of Dijon, 
diplome 1925 ; Harvard, A.B. 1926 ; 2d It., O.R.C. ; app. 
elk. in Am. consulate at Algiers June 9, 1927 ; v.c. at 
Algiers Jan. 11, 1928; For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of 
career, and v.c. at Algiers Jan. 29, 1929 ; at Gibraltar, 
temp.. May 25, 1929 ; at Constantinople (Istanbul) July 
1, 1929 ; sec in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 16, 1930 ; v.c. and 
3d sec. at Bangkok Feb. 4, 1931 ; 3d sec. at Budapest 
Jan. 26, 1932 ; at Paris Mar. 19, 1935 ; v.c. and 3d sec. 
at Ottawa Dec 18, 1936 ; class eight June 1, 1937 ; 
cons, and cons, at Ottawa in addition to duties as 3d 
sec. June 17, 1937 ; class seven Nov. 16, 1939 ; 2d sec 
at Ottawa in addition to duties as cons. June 3, 1940 ; 
cons, at Wellington June 28, 1940 ; married. 

Ent, Uzal Girard (Lt. Col.). — b. Northumberland, Pa., 
Mar. 3, 1900 ; Northumberland High Sch. grad. ; Susque- 
hanna U. 1917-18; U.S. Army 1918-19; U.S.M.A., grad. 
1924 ; assigned as mil. att. and mil. att. for air at Lima 
June 21, 1939 ; married. 

Erhardt, John George. — b. Brooklyn, N.Y., Nov. 4, 
1889 ; Adelphi Acad. ; Hamilton Coll., Ph.B. 1915 ; Ford- 
ham U. Law Sch. 1915-17 ; Am. Sch. for Classical 
Studies, Athens, Greece, 1 yr. ; mem. of bar of N.Y. ; 
law elk. 1915-17; U.S. Army 1917-19; law practice 
1919-20 ; app. v.c. of career of class three Sept. 27, 



1919 ; v.c. at Athens Dec 22, 1919 ; cons, of class seven 
Apr. 29, 1920 ; class six Mar. 1, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer 
of class seven July 1, 1924 ; detailed to Winnipeg July 
3, 1924; class six Feb. 24, 1925; to the Dept. Dec 2, 
1926 ; asst. liaison officer with Dept. of Com. and in 
charge of political section. Cons. Cml. Office, July 1, 

1928 ; act. in charge. Cons. Cml. Office, May 6, 1929 ; 
class Ave Oct. 16, 1929 ; in charge, Cons. Cml. Office, 
and liaison officer with Depts. of Com. and Agri. Nov. 1, 

1929 ; cons, at Bordeaux Dec. 1, 1930 ; class four July 
1, 1931 ; cons, at Hamburg Aug. 18, 1933 ; cons. gen. 
Nov. 18, 1933 ; cons. gen. at Hamburg Dec. 13, 1933 ; 
class three Oct. 1, 1935 ; to the Dept. June 17, 1937 ; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; For. Ser. insp. 
Sept. 27, 1937 ; class two Jan. 3, 1938 ; cons. gen. and 
1st sec. at London June 22, 1939 ; representative, 10th 
Cong, of Int. Chamber of Com., Copenhagen, 1939 ; class 
one Aug. 1, 1940 ; to the Dept. Feb. 25, 1941 ; chief, 
Div. of For. Ser. Personnel, Mar. 4, 1941 ; mem., Bd. 
of Examiners for the For. Ser. and For Ser. Sch. Bd., 
1941- ; married. — FP. 

Erwin, John Draper, — b. Meador, Ky., Nov. 14, 1883 ; 
McCallie Prep. Sch. grad. ; Baylor Mil. Acad. ; employed 
by ry. company 1908 ; newspaper reporter 1909-13 ; sec. 
to U.S. Senators from Tennessee 1913-17 ; newspaper 
correspondent 1917-37 ; app. E.E. and M.P. to Honduras 
July 29, 1937 ; married. 

Eslinger, Ernest Lucas. — b. Knoxville, Tenn., Jan. 13, 
1897 ; high-sch. and business-sch. grad. ; private tutors 
in England and France ; ficole Libre des Sciences 
Politiques, 4 yrs. ; U.S. Navy 1917-20 ; elk.. Am. Commn. 
to Negotiate Peace, Paris, 1919 ; elk. in Am. emb. at 
Paris Feb. 1920-Feb. 1921 ; jr. exec of corp. 1922 ; asst. 
sales mgr. 1922-24 ; app. elk. in Am. emb. at Paris 
Jan. 5, 1925; v.c. at Halifax May 4, 1937; at Fred- 
ericton, temp., May 24, 1940 ; divisional asst. at $3,200 
in the Dept. of State .^Jg. 14, 1940 ; married. — VD. 

Espy, James. — b. Cincinnati, Ohio, Mar. 23, 1908; 
Cboate Sch. grad. ; Yale, A.B. 1930 ; Corpus Cliri.sti 
Coll., Cambridge U., England, 1930-31 ; studied law, 
U. of Cincinnati ; bank elk. 1933-35 ; app. For. Ser. 
officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Oct. 1, 1935 ; v.c at Mexico City Oct. 5, 1»35 ; 
For. Ser. Sch. Dec 4, 1936 ; v.c. at Shanghai Apr. 7, 
1937 ; detailed to Nanking for special duty Dec. 22, 
1937 ; v.c at Canton May 20, 1938 ; at Yiinnanfu Sept. 
10, 1938 (canceled) ; 3d sec at Tokyo Dec. 17, 1938. 

Estes, Thomas Stuart. — b. Rumford, Me., Jan. 23, 
1913, Portland High Sch. grad. ; U.S. Marine Corps 
Clerical Sch. grad. ; interior decorating 1933-34 ; U.S. 
Marine Corps 1934-37 ; app. elk. in Am. leg. at Bangkok 
Dec 30, 1937 ; v.c. at Bangkok June 8, 1938 ; married. 

Evans, Ernest Edwin. — b. Rochester, N.Y., Apr. 18, 
1891; East High Sch.; business sch. in U.S. and 
Switzerland ; elk. and sec. 1908-13 ; stenog., Bu. of For. 
and Dom. Com., 1913-14 ; dk. to cml. att. at London 
1914-16 ; in office of naval att. at Madrid 1917 ; app. 
v.c. at Madrid Sept. 22, 1917 ; at Tangier Jan. 7, 1919 ; 
cons. asst. May 20, 1920 ; v.c. at Gibraltar Aug. ll, 1920 ; 
at Tangier Aug. 31, 1920; v.c. of career of class three 
and v.c. at Tangier Nov. 17, 1921; detailed for special 
duty in Albania May 1, 1922 ; v.c. at Mexico City Jan. 



BIOGRAPHIES 



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2. 192A; class two May 10. 1024; For. Sor. officer 
iiiulass. July 1. 1924 ; v.c. at Puerto Castllla Mar. 9, 
1925; at Ceiba Apr. 22. 1026; at Naples Feb. 17, 1927; 
class eight, cous,, and cons, at Naples May 17, 1928; 
class .seven July 24. 1930 ; cons, at Hradford Dec. 15. 
19.i3; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Auk. 17. 1937; class six 
Mar. 1. 1030 ; cons, at Matamoros May 8, 1941 ; married. 

Evans. John Walker.— b. Brooklyn. N. Y., Nov. IG, 
1904: sch. in Montreal; Crosby High Sch. (Waterlmry. 
Conn.) v'lad. ; Yale. Ph.B. 1927; Columbia U., grad. 
work 1936-37; New York U., M.A. 1940; editor and 
piiblirity writer for utility and petroleum company 
1927-29 ; sales mgr. and v. pres. of investment company 
103i>; adviser on Latin-Am. economics for statistical 
publications 1931-41 ; app. divisional asst. at $3,800 in 
the Dept. of State Aug. 4. 1941 ; married. — SR. 

Everett. Curtis Thomas. — b. Scottsville, Ky., Dec. 9, 
1800 ; Vaiulcrbilt Training Sch. ; Vanderbilt IJ., B.S. 
101".. M.A. 1016 : Sorbonne 1019 ; surveying 1913 ; iustr. 
in mil. acad. and prep. sch. 1911-13. 1915-17; with 
Am. Red Cross 1917; U.S. Army 1917-19, 1st It., 
overseas service ; app. elk. at $1,000 in the Dept. of 
State Oct. 8, 1919 ; v.c. at Li6ge Jan. 7, 1920 ; at Stutt- 
gart Dec. 23. 1921 ; v.c. of career of class three Feb. 
26. 1023 : v.c. at Stuttgart Mar. 2, 1923 ; class two 
May 10, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; 
v.c. at Bombay Sept. 9. 1924 ; class eig'it. cons., and 
eons, at Bombay Oct. 20. 1026 ; at Frankfort on-the- 
Main Feb. 20. 1928; at Geneva June 11. 1028; class 
s.'V.n May 23, 1929 ; cla.-^s six Feb. 4, 1931 ; del., 
Conf. for Facilitating the Int. Circulation of Films 
of an Educational Character, Geneva. 1933 ; class five 
Oct. 1. 1035: observer. Inter-fJovt. Conf. for Adoption of 
Leiial Status of Refugees Coming from Germany, Geneva, 
19:!6 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; class four 
Jan. 3. 1038; del., Conf., to Consider Amendments to 
Convention for Facilitating the Int. Circulation of Films 
of an Educational Character, Geneva. 1938 ; class three 
Aug. 1. 1940; 1st sec. at Paris for duty at Vichy Apr. 
9, 1941, at Vichy Oct. 1, 1941 ; married. 

Exton, Frederick. — b. Cincinnati. Ohio. Dec. 0. 1889 ; 
sch. in France and Germany : Taft Sch. grad. ; Yale, 
B.A. 1911; Harvard Sch. of Business Admin. 1011-12; 
U. S. Army 1017-19. 1st It., overseas service; asst. 
advertising mgr. for pulilisbing house 1912-15 ; volunteer 
del. in Belgium and Fiance, Am. Commn. for Relief in 
Beli^inin, 1016-17 ; salesmgr. in Europe for rubber com- 
pany 1019-25; export business in France 1025-38; 
patent development work in France lO.'.K— 10 ; app. 
divisional a.'^st. at $3,200 in the Dept. of State Oct. 3, 
1040 ; married.— DE. 

Eyer. Alfred Warner (Lt.) — h. Wilmin-.ton. Del.. Jan. 
20. 1903: Cai-sar Rodney High Sch. grad.; U. of Del. 
1022 23 ; Hahnemann Med. C.ll., M.D. 1930 ; entered 
U. S. Navy June 30. 1030 ; assigned as asst. naval att. 
at London Oct. 18, 1940 ; married. 

Falck, L. James.— b. Vienna. Va.. Nov. 16, 1903; 
Ogden (Utah) High Sch. grad. ; George Washington, 
A.B. 1028; elk.. D.'pt. of State. 1923-28; as.st. special 
agt., Bu. of For. and Dom. Com., 1928-33 ; elk.. Navy 
Dept. 1933-34 ; S.'curities and Exchange Commn. 1034- 
36; app. elk. at $2,000 in the Dept. of State Apr. 1, 



10,36; economic analyst at $2,000 Sept. 16, 1037; 
divisional asst. Aug. 20, 1938; at $2,700 Apr. 16. 1930; 
at $3,800 June 16, 1940; married.— IN. 

Fales, Herbert Peck. — b. Detroit, Mich., Oct. 29, 1904 ; 
Princelon 102:',-25 ; I'omona Coll., B.A, 1928 ; Oxford, 
B. A. Hon. 1037; app. For. Ser. ollicer luiclass., 
v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 2, 1037; 
v.c. at Berlin July 8, 1937 ; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 19, 
1938 ; to the Dept., temp., June 17, 1038 ; v.c. at Vienna 
July 19, 1938; at Tokyo June 12, 1940 (canceled) ; to 
the Dept. Oct. 18, 1940 ; married.— FE. 

Farnsworth, Frederick Edward. — b. Colorado Springs, 
Colo,, Mar. 8. 1006 ; Middlesex Sch, grad. ; Harvaru, 
A.B. 1029 ; antliropological expedition to Albania 1020- 
30 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1031 ; v.c. at Ciudad 
Juarez Jan. 20. 1032; For. Ser. Srh. Feb. 1, 1033; v.c. 
at Palermo June 13, 1933 ; at Istanbul Apr. 27, 1934 ; 3d 
S( c. at Istanbul Aug. 8, 1934 ; v.c. at Singapore Dec. 
19, 1936; at Montreal Nov. 20, 1938; class eight Mar. 
1, 1940 ; married. 

Farrar, Victor John. — b. Perry, Me., Jan. 1, 1886; 
Hamburg (N.Y.) High Sch. grad.; U. of Wis., A.B. 
1911. A.M. 1912, Ph.D. 1927; teacher of hi.st. in high 
sch. 1912-13; asst. in hist,, U. of Wis,, 1913-14, 1924- 
25 ; research assoc. and instr. in hist., U. of Wash., 
1914-24 ; U.S. Army 1918-19, overseas service ; prof. 
of hist, at Carroll Coll. 1925-26, at Sterling Coll. 
1027-30; app. research asst. at $3,200 in the Dept. 
of State Sept. 22, 1930 ; at $3,300 Apr. 16, 1939.— RP. 

Farrell, William Stokes. — b. Montreal, Canada, ol 
Am. parents. Nov. 14. 1907; Port Jefferson (N.Y.) High 
Sch. ; Cornell. A.B. 1928 ; Georgetown U. ; 2d It., O.R.C. ; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career Nov. 
12, 1929; v.c. at Mexico City, temp.. Nov. 27. 1929; 
For. Ser. Sch. Sept. 27, 1930 ; v.c. at Addis Ababa Feb. 
24, 1931 ; at Aden, temp., July 27, 1934 ; at Beirut 
Aug. 2, 1934 ; also language officer at Beirut Sept. 19, 
1035; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 25, 1036; v c. at 
Sofia, temp., Apr. 20, 19.37 ; 3d sec. at Istanbul, temp., 
Sept. 24, 1937 ; v.c. and language officer at Beirut Oct. 
26. 1937 ; v.c. and 3d sec. at Teheran, temp., Apr. 8, 
1938 (did not proceed to post) ; class eight and cona. 
May 1. 19:58 ; cons, at Beirut May 12. 1038 ; 3d sec. 
and cons, at Teheran, temp,. May 20, 1038; 3d sec. at 
Cairo, temp,, Dec, 7. 1038 ; cons, and 3d sec. at 
Baghdad Feb. 18. 19.30; cla.ss seven Mar. 1, 1940; 2d 
sec. at Baghdad in addition to duties as cons. Apr. 
26, 1940. 

Faust, John Bernard. — b. near Allendale, S.C, Sept. 
18. 1S98 ; Denmark High Sch. ; Clemson Agri. Coll., 
B.Sc. 1918; Georgetown Sch. of For. Ser. 1925-26; 
engaged in chemical engineering Mork in U. S. and 
Chile. 1918-26 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. May 
28, 1926 ; v.c. of career June 15, 1926 ; v.c. at Buenos 
Aires Apr. 25, 1927; at Asuncifm Nov. 7. 1928; sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 7, 1028; also 3d sec. at Asuncion 
Nov. 20. 1928 ; v.c. at Berlin Mar. 30, 1931 (canceled) ; 
at Paris Dec. 30, 1931; at Lisbon Nov. 11. 1933; class 
eight July 1, 1934 ; cons. Jan. 22, 1935 ; cons, at Lisbon, 
Jan. 24. 1935; at Santiago, CTiile, Aug. 7, 1935; sec. to 
Am, del., regional meeting of Am. states. Int. Labor 



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Organization, Santiago, Chile, 1936 ; class seven Apr. 1, 
1939; 2d sec. at Santiago in addition to duties as cons. 
Aug. 30, 1939 ; married. 

Feis, Herbert.— b. New York, N.Y., June 7, 1893; 
Townsond Harris Hall grad. ; Harvard, A.B. 1916, Ph.D. 
1921; U. S. Navy 1917-19, It. (jg.). overseas service; 
instr. Harvard, 1919-21 ; assoc. prof, of economics, 
U. of Kans., 1921-23 ; prof, of economics, U. of Cin- 
cinnati, 1924-28 ; Council on For. Relations 1930-31 ; 
app. economic adviser at $8,000 in the Dept. of State 
May 13, 1931 ; asst., 1st meeting of Experts' Prep. 
Comm. for Monetary and Economic Conf.. Geneva, 1932, 
and chief tech. adviser to Am. del. to Conf., London, 
1933 ; special adviser, Inter-Am. Conf. for Maintenance 
of Peace, Buenos Aires, 1936 ; adviser on int. economic 
affairs June 17, 1937 ; at $8,500 July 1, 19:57 ; adviser 
to U.S. del., 8th Int. Conf. of Am. States, Lima, 1938, 
and Meeting of For. Ministers of Am. Republics for 
Consultation. Panamft, 1939; v. chm. and adviser, Bd. 
of Economic Operations of Dept. of State, 1941- ; mar- 
ried.— EA. 

Feld, Nicholas. — b. Vicksburg, Miss., Dec. 5, 1915; 
Little Rock High Sch. grad. ; Harvard, A.B. 1936, grad. 
work 1937-38 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass.. v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser., and v.c. at Ziirich 
Mar. 2, 1939 ; v.c. at Basel, temp., Dec. 19, 1939 ; For. 
Ser. Sch. Jan. 2, 1940; v.c. at Madras June 10, 1940. 

Fellers, Bonner Frank (Maj.) — b. Ridgefarm, 111., 
Feb. 7, 1896 ; Ridgefarm High Sch. grad. ; U.S.M.A. grad. 
1918 ; mem. Polish Typhus Relief Expedition, 1919 ; 
asst. mil. adviser and liaison officer to the Philippine 
Govt. 1937-38 ; assigned as mil. att. at Cairo, Sept. 
27, 1940; married. 

Fennell, Joseph A. — b. Washington, D.C., Nov. 13, 
1893 ; Georgetown. A.B. 1916, LL.B. 1922 ; mem. of bar 
of D. C. ; teacher in high sch. 1916-18 ; elk. in Am. emb. 
at Paris 1918-19 ; app. elk. at $900 in the Dept. of 
State Sept. 19, 1919 ; at $960 Nov. 1, 1919 ; at $1,000 
Feb. 1, 1920; at $1,200 Nov. 16, 1920; at $1,400 Jan. 
1, 1923 ; at $2,100 July 1, 1924 : at $2,200 Dec. 1, 1925 ; 
at $2,400 July 1, 1928; at $2,500 July 1, 1928; legal 
asst. at $2,600 Sept. 1. 1929 ; at $2,800 July 1, 1930 ; at 
$3,200 June 1, 1933 ; divisional asst. at $3,800 Aug. 29, 
1938 ; mem. organizing committee for 4th Int. Conf. on 
Private Air Law, 1938; at $4,600 Mar. 1, 1941.— IN. 

Fenstermacher, Harvey Edward.— b. near Cressona, 
Pa., Mar. 15, 1892 ; business sch. ; Int. Accountants 
Society, grad. 1925 ; teacher in elementary sch. 1910- 
11 ; elk., Dept. of State, 1911-14 ; farming 1914-15 ; 
app. elk. in the Dept. of State Feb. 1, 1910 ; at $1,200 
July 1. 1916; at $1,400 Oct. 1, 1917; at $1,600 Aug. 
15, 1918 ; elk., Am. Commn. to Negotiate Peace, Paris, 
1918 ; asst. archivist, Conf. on Limitation of Armament, 
Washington, 1921 ; at $1,800 Mar. 16, 1923 ; at $2,100 
July 1, 1924 ; at $2,200 Dec. 1, 1925 ; asst. archivist. 
Int. Radiotelegraph Conf., Washington. 1927 ; at $2,300 
July 1. 1928; admin, asst. at $2,600 Oct. 1, 1928; 
archivist. Int. Conf. of Am. States on Conciliation and 
Arbitration, Washington, 1928-29 ; at $2,800 July 1, 
19.30: at $2,900 July 3, 1930; asst. chief, Div. of Com- 
munications and Records. Jan. 1, 1931 ; at $3,000 Apr. 
1, 1938 ; at $3,100 June 16, 1941 ; married.— DCR. 



Ferguson, C. Vaughan, Jr. — b. Schenectady, N.Y., Jan. 
12, 1915; St. Paul's Sch. grad.; Harvard, A.B. 1937; 
Harvard Sch. of Busine.'<s Admin. 1937-38 ; salesman 
and elk. 1938-39; For. Ser. elk. June-Sept. 1940; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Sept. 3. 1940 ; v.c. at Winnipeg Sept. 
7, 1940; to the Dept. Aug. 15, 1941 (For. Ser. Sch. Nov. 

3, 1941-). 

Fernald, Robert Foss. — b. Winn, Me., Oct. 4, 1890; 
Hebron Acad. grad. ; Colby Coll. 1909-10 ; employed 
in various capacities in Porto Rico and Santo Do- 
mingo 1910-14 ; elk., War Dept., 1914-15 ; app. elk. 
in Am. consulate at Catania Jan. 14. 1916 ; v.c. at 
Catania Apr. 5, 1916 ; v.c. of career of class three Sept. 
27, 1919; v.c. at Catania Oct. 22. 1919; class two 
May 24, 1920 ; at Stockholm Sept. 15, 1921 ; class one 
Nov. 17, 1921 ; cons, of class seven June 22, 1922 ; 
detailed to Goteborg Apr. 19, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class eight July 1, 1924 ; cons, at Saloniki Oct. 23, 1924 ; 
at Lagos July 14, 1927; class seven May 23, 1929; 
to the Dept., temp., Dec. 1, 1929 ; cons, at Danzig, 
temp.. Mar. 19, 1930; at Tegucigalpa, temp., Sept. 26, 
1930 : class six Feb. 4, 1931 ; at Puerto Cabezas May 
15, 1931 ; at La Paz Mar. 11. 1932 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. June 17, 1933 ; 2d sec. at La Paz Aug. 22, 1933 ; 
at Santiago, Chile, May 23, 1935 ; at Lisbon Oct. 1, 
1935 ; class five Apr. 1, 1936 ; cons, at Madrid May 19, 
1939 ; also 2d sec. at Madrid May 6, 1940. 

Ferrer M., Felipe. — b. Arica, Chile, Dec. 16, 1892; 
attended Liceo de Tacna ; employed by an Am. firm 
in Peru since 1912 ; app. cons. agt. at Mollendo June 
27, 1934; married. 

Ferris, "Walton Canby. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., Dec. 
2. 1900; Riverside High Sch. (Milwaukee) ; Swarthmore 
Coll. 1918-21 ; U. of Wis. Law Sch. 1921-22 ; Marquette 
U. Law Sch. 1922 24 ; mem. of bar of Wis. ; law elk. 
1922-24 ; law practice 1924-26 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass. May 28, 1926 ; v.c. of career June 15. 1926 ; 
v.c. at Palermo June 16, 1927 ; class eight, cons., and 
cons, at Palermo Feb. 24, 1931 ; divisional asst. at $3,800 
in the Dept. of State Apr. 10, 1931 ; For. Ser. officer 
and assigned to the Dept. Jan. 11. 1934 ; class eight, 
cons., and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Jan. 15, 1934 ; cons, 
at Sheffield Dec. 22, 1934 ; class seven Oct. 1, 1935 ; 
cons, at London Feb. 23, 19.39 ; class six Mar. 1, 1939 ; 
also 2d sec. at London Mar. 10. 1941 ; class five May 
1, 1941 ; to the Dept. Oct. 21, 1941 ; married. 

Finletter, Thomas K. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., Nov. 11. 
1893 ; Episcopal Acad. grad. ; U. of Pa., A.B. 1915, 
LL.B. 1920 ; mem. of bars of N.Y. and Pa. ; F.S. Army 
1917-19, capt., overseas service ; law practice 1920-41 ; 
app. special asst. to the sec. of state at $8,000 Mar. 5, 
1G41 ; also act. chief, Div. of Defense Materials, Oct. 8. 
1941 ; mem., Bd. of Economic Operations of Dept. of 
State, 1941- ; married. — DM. 

Finley, Harold Daniel. — b. Ballston Spa, N.Y.. Nov. 

4, 1893 ; Worcester Acad. ; Yale, B.A. 1917 ; Edinburgh 
U. 1927-29 ; sec. and asst. to Sir Wilfred T. Grenfell in 
Labrador, summers 1915 and 1916 ; U. S. Army 1917-20, 
capt., overseas service ; app. v.c. of career of class three 
Sept. 7, 1920 ; v.c. at Havre Oct. 18, 1920 ; class two 
May 26, 1922; class one Feb. 26, 1923; v.c. at Naples 
Mar. 30. 1923 ; cons, of class seven Dec. 19, 1923 ; For. 



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Ser. oIlKHM- of class oiv'lit July 1, l'.>i;4 : cons, at Talras. 
temp., July 21. 1926; nt Naples Sept. 2. 1026: class 
seven Oct. 20. 1926 ; cons, at Edinburgh Kcb. 16. I!t27 ; 
class si.\ Ma.v !>, lOoO; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. and 2d 
sec. at San Salvador Sept. 30. 1930; nt Tanama Dec. 
30. lO:?! ; cons, at Rordeaux Nov. 17. 1»:!:5; class five 
Oct. 1. 103r>; cons, and 2d sec. at rort-au-l'rince Oct. 
7. 1936; class four Apr. 1. 1939; to tlie Dept. May 6. 
1039; asst. chief. Div. of the Am. Hepubllcs. July 17. 
1039 ; mem. of hospitality committee and sec. 8th 
Am. Scientific Codr.. Washin.ston. 1940; spiclal mission 
to Dominican Kepuhlic, 1940; 1st sec. at Mexico City 
Au^'. 22. 1941 ; also cons, at Mexico City Nov. 1, 1941 ; 
married. 

Fish. Bert.— b. Bedford. Ind.. Oct. 8. 1875; John B. 
Stetson Acad. gnid. ; John 15. Stetson U.. LL.B. 1902 ; 
mem. of bar of Fla. ; law practice 1902 26 ; Judge, 
Criminal Court. Kla.. 1910-17. 1931-33; app. E. E. and 
M. r. to E«ypt Sept. 6. 1933 ; del., Conf. for Revision 
of Capitulatory Regime in Egypt. Montreux. 1937 : also 
E. E. and M. P. to Saudi Arabia Aug. 7, 1939 ; E. E. and 
M. P. to Portugal Feb. 11. 1941. 

Fisher. Adrian Sanford. — b. Memphis, Tenn., Jan. 21, 
1914; Choate Sch. sirad. ; Princeton, A.B. 1934; Har- 
vard Law Sch., LL.B. 1937, grad. work 1937-38 ; law 
sec. to assoc. justices of U.S. Supreme Court 1938-39 ; 
atty. in legal dept. of Bonneville Project June-Sept. 
1939. in Securities and Exchange Commn. 1939-40, with 
Tenn. Valley Authority 1940-41 ; app. asst. to the legal 
adviser at $4,000 in the Dept. of State Apr. 28, 1941 ; 
A.sst. Chief, For. Funds and Financial Div., Oct. 8, 
1941.— FF. 

Fisher, Carl Alvin.— b. Salt Lake City. Utah, Apr. 
27. 1S97 ; Salt Lake High Sch. grad. ; Georgetown, B.S. 
(For. Ser.) 1024; U. S. Navy 1918-19, ensign; officer 
in creamery and petroleum companies 1019-23 ; app. 
sec. of emb. or leg. of class four and assigned to the 
Dept. Dec. 12. 1923 ; 3d sec. at Berlin Feb. 4, 1924 ; For. 
Ser. officer of class eight July 1. 1924 ; 3d sec. at Bel- 
grade June 1. 1926; class seven Oct. 19. 1926; 3d sec. 
at Athens May 28. 1929; 2d sec. Oct. 19. 1929; cla.^s 
six Dec. 19, 1920; 2d sec. at The Hague Jan. 28. 1932; 
to the Dept. Dec. 12. 1035 ; For. Ser. officer at Toronto 
July 14. 1037 ; cons. July 31, 1937 ; cons, at Toronto 
Aug. 7, 1937 ; cons, and 2d sec. at Moscow May 29, 
19.39 ; cons, at Ziirich Feb. 23, 1940 ; married. 

Fisher, Dorsey Gassaway. — b. Fort Leavenworth, 
Kans.. Feb. 12. 1007; Harvard. A.B. 1027, A.M. 1928; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career Mar. 
26, 1929 ; For. Ser. Sch. Jlay 1, 1929 ; v.c. at Calcutta 
July 10. 1920; at Habana Dec. 9, 1032; at Matanzas, 
temp.. Apr. 19, 1933; at Habana July G, 1933; at Ma- 
tanzas Feb. 16, 1934 ; at San Salvador Jan. 5, 1935 ; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Jan. 25. 1935 ; also 3d sec. at San 
Salvador Jan. 28. 1035; class eight cons., and cons, 
at San Salvador in addition to duties as 3d sec. Oct. 1, 
1035 ; to the Dept. June 14. 1937 ; class seven Aug. 17, 
1938 ; 2d sec. and cons, at London Mar. 17, 1941, 

Fisher, Theodore Monroe. — b. Strasburg, Va., Oct 
18. 1891; Business High Sch. (D. C.) ; George Wash- 
ington U. 1 yr. ; asst. in library, Dept. of Agri.. 1913-16 ; 

418997 — 42 9 



app. v.c. at Halifax Feb. 12. 1917 ; at Col6n .Tan. 26. 
1918; at Habana Jan. 27. 1920; at Dundee Sept. 6. 
1024; at Malaga Aug. 3. 1925; at Dakar, temp., May 
14. 1926; at Malaga Nov. 3. 1926; at Dublin Nov. 19, 
1926 ; at Cartagena, temp.. Oct. 25. 1027 ; at I'lierta 
Castilla, temp.. Nov. 23, 1027 ; at Tela Apr. 12. 1928 ; 
at Santa Marta Mar. 20. 1931 ; at Trieste Feb. 15, 1932 ; 
at Leghorn Apr. 7. 1937 ; at Florence Aug. 1, 1040 ; 
at Bilbao July 22, 1941 ; married. 

Fiske, Norman E. (Lt. Col.).— b. Portland. Oreg.. Dec. 
7, 1S03; Allen Prep. Sch. grad. ; U. of Calif., B.S. 1010; 
Tor di Quiuto, Italy, 1929 ; U. of Pa., A.M. 1935 ; entered 
U.S. Army 1916; asst. mil. att. at Rome 1935-38; as- 
signed as mil. att. and mil, att, for air at Rome Oct, 28, 
1940 ; married, 

Fito, Katherine Boardman, — b. Boston, Mass, ; Hart- 
ridge Sch. grad. ; Lyc6e de Jeunes Filles, France ; 
Vassar. A.B. 1926 ; Yale, LL.B. 1930 ; mem, of bar 
of N.Y. ; teacher, Bancroft Sch., 1920-27 ; research asst., 
to judge 1930-32, at Yale Law Sch. 1932-33 ; admin, 
work 19;!3-34 ; atty,, Gen, Claims Commn., U. S, and 
Mexico. 1934-36 ; app. asst. to the legal adviser at 
$2,600 in the Dept. of State Jan. 7. 1937; at $2,700 
Apr, 16, 1939, at $3,200 Sept. 16, 1939.- Le. 

Flack, Joseph. — b. Grenoble, Pa.. Dec. 5. 1894 ; Hat- 
boro High Sch. grad. ; U. of Pa.. B.S. 1916. grad. work 
1919-20 ; social-service work and admin, position with 
steamship company 1916 ; app. cons. asst. Aug. 30, 1916, 
v.c. at Liverpool May 8, 1917 ; on leave as cons. asst. 
from Sept, 1919 ; sec. of emb. or leg, of class four Apr, 
7, 1920 ; assigned to Paris July 20. 1020 ; to La Paz 
Aug, 15. 1922; class three Sept. 22, 1922; to Santo 
Domingo Apr. 2, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class six 
July 1, 1924 ; class five Apr. .30, 1925 ; 2d sec. at Vienna 
June 3. 1925; at Santiago, Chile, Apr. 2. 1929; class 
four July 24, 1930 ; 1st sec. at Warsaw Jan. 29, 1931 ; at 
Madrid Aug. 30, 1932 ; at Berlin May 11, 1933 ; detailed 
to accompany Am. amb. to Moscow Dec. 9-23, 1933 ; 
to the Dept. June 9, 1936 ; class three June 1, 1937 ; 
cons, gen. Aug. 17, 1937 ; class two Nov. 16. 1939 ; 
couns. of emb. and cons. gen. at Madrid Oct. 24. 1940 ; 
couns. of emb, at Caracas May 9, 1941 ; married. 

Flack, Thomas Richard. — h. Chicago, 111,, Jan. 3, 
1881 ; business sch, ; U. of Santo Tonias, Manila, P, I„ 
2 yrs. ; U, S. Army 1898, Cuban service ; elk. in Govt, 
depts, 1902-3 ; in Bu, of Agri., Philippine I., 1903-16 ; 
app, elk. in Am. consulate at Moscow Oct. 1917 ; in 
Am, emb. in Ru.ssia Oct. 1918; in Am. consulate at 
Tiflis Sept. 1919; at Aleppo July 1, 1921; v.c. at 
Aleppo Sept. 24. 1921 ; at Vienna Aug. 7. 1924 ; at 
Bremen, temp.. Mar. 15, 1926; at Vienna Aug. 13, 
1020, Apr. 7, 1038 ; at Basel July 22, 1941 ; married, 

Flaherty, Francis Edward. — b. New Britain, Conn., 
Mar. 7, 1906; Eastern High Sch. (DC.) grad. ; business- 
sch. grad. ; elk. 1924 ; app. elk. at $1,320 in the Dept. 
of State Sept. 8, 1924; at $1,500 June 1. 1925; at 
$1,680 Oct. 1, 1926; at $1,800 July 1, 1928; at $1,800 
July 1. 1928; at $2,000 Apr. 1, 1929; at $2,200 July 
1, 1930 ; elk., 1st stage. Gen. Disarmament Conf,. Ge- 
neva. 1932; admin, asst. at $2,000 Apr. 16. 1936; 
admin, officer at $3,800 July 1. 1937 ; at $4,000 Apr, 16, 
1939.— FA. 



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Flake, Wilson Clark. — b. Newport News, Va., Feb. 

28, 1906; Emerson Inst. prad. ; Georgetown U. 1926- 
28 ; elk., Dept. of Com., 1926-28 ; cml. agt., N.Y. dist. 
office, Bu. of For. and Dom. Com., 1928-29; app. as.st. 
trade commr. at Bombay Dec. 1929 ; at Calcutta Feb. 
1930; at Sydney Sept. 20, 1933; at Manila, temp., Sept. 
16, 1985 ; at Sydney Jan. IG, 1930 ; trade commr. at 
Sydney July 7, 1937 ; For. Ser. officer of class seven 
July 1, 1939 ; cons, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 
19:J9 ; cons, at Sydney Dec. 29, 1939 ; married. 

Fleischmann, Julius (Lt.). — b. Cincinnati, Ohio, Apr. 

29, 1900 ; Ilotchkiss Sch. grad. ; Yale, B.S. 1920 ; mgr. 
of estate 1920-41 ; dir. of canning corp. 1930-41 ; com- 
missioned in U.S. Naval Reserve Sept. 30, 1940 ; as- 
signed as asst. naval att. and asst. naval att. for air 
at Ottawa July 15, 1941 ; married. 

Fletcher, Cassius Paul. — b. Ridgefarm, 111., Apr. 1, 
1890; University High Sch. (Chicago) ; U.S.M.A. 1911- 
12 ; U. of 111., B.S. 1914 ; engineer, Interstate Com. 
Commn., 1914-17 ; U.S. Army 1917-19, capt., overseas 
servile; engineer on highway construction 1919-20; 
asst. mgr. of plantation 1920-23 ; app. v.c. of career 
of class three June 13, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. 
July 1, 1924; v.c. at Toronto July 11, 1924; class 
eight, cons., and cons, at Toronto May 23, 1929 ; class 
seven Feb. 4, 1931 ; to the Dept. June 27, 1933 ; class 
six Oct. 1, 1935 ; cons, at Alexandria June 22, 1937 ; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; class five June 16, 1938 ; 
mariied. 

Fletcher, Samuel Johnson. — b. Portsmouth, N.H., 
Sept. 17, 1891 ; Portsmouth High Sch. grad. ; business- 
sch. grad. ; Columbia U. 1916-17 ; elk. in railroad office 
and navy yard 1910-17 ; app. v.c. at Barranquilla Oct. 
8, 1917 ; at Cartagena Nov. 20, 1917 ; v.c. of career 
of class three May 25, 1921 ; v.c. at Cartagena June 
11, 1921 ; at La Guaira Sept. 6, 1921 ; at Havre July 
13, 1923 ; class two Nov. 23, 1923 ; class one May 10, 
1924 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; class 
eight and cons. Aug. 8, 1924 ; cons, at Blueflelds Nov. 
7, 1927 ; class seven May 17, 1928 ; class six Dec. 
19, 1929; cons, at Montreal Nov. 15, 1930; at Canton 
Mar. 13, 1935 ; class five Oct. 1, 1935 ; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; class four June 16, 1938 ; 
cons, at Foochow, temp., June 10, 1939 ; at Canton 
July 1, 1939; at Tientsin July 20, 1939; class three 
Aug. 1, 1940; married. 

Flexer, Fayette James. — b. Roddick, 111., Sept. 13, 
1892 ; Joliet Township High Sch. grad. ; U. of 111. 
1910-12 ; engineering in U.S., Hawaii, Australia, Union 
of So. Africa, and Mozambique 1912-16 ; app. v.c. at 
Port Elizabeth .Tan. 18, 1916 ; assigned to Am. con- 
sulate gen. at Cape Town for special duty Sept. 1916 ; 
v.c. at Cairo Feb. 12, 1917; resigned Sept. 20. 1918; 
U.S. Army 1918-21, overseas service ; chief elk. in 
office of mil. att. at Berlin 1921-22; engineering 1923; 
app. clli. in Am. consulate gen. at Mexico City Aug. 
31, 1923 ; v.c. at Mexico City May 29, 1925 ; at Frontera 
Feb. 16. 1927 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of 
career Apr. 27, 1927 ; v.c. at Frontera (Alvaro Obre- 
gon) May 9. 1927; v.c. at Alvaro Obregon Oct. 3, 1928; 
at Torreon Feb. 7, 1929 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Jan. 9, 
1930 ; 3d sec. at Habana Jan. 15, 1930 ; class eight 
and cons. Feb. 4, 1931 ; to the Dept. Feb. 16, 1934 ; 



sec. of leg. at Panama Aug. 9, 1935 ; class seven Oct. 
1, 1935; class six June 1, 1937; con.s. at Santiago Feb. 
27, 1939 ; class five Mar. 1, 1939 ; also 2d sec. at 
Santiago Aug. 80, 1939 ; class four May 1, 1941 ; 1st sec. 
at Santiago in addition to duties as cons. Aug. 9, 1941 ; 
cons, at Dakar Oct. 2, 1941. 

Flood, Douglas, — b. Macon, Mo., Feb. 11, 1902 ; U. of 
Mich.. A.B. 1924 ; Northwestern, J.D. 1927 ; mem. 
of liar of 111. ; law elk. 1927 ; law practice 1928-31 ; app. 
For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; v.c. at Ottawa Jan. 12, 
1932; For. Ser. Sch. Apr. 22, 1933; v.c. at Buenos 
Aires Aug. 28, 1933 ; at Asuncion Nov. 22, 1934 ; also 
3d sec. at Asuncion Nov. 26, 1934 ; v.c. at Barcelona 
Sept. 8, 1936 ; also 3d sec. at Madrid (temp, at Barce- 
lona) Jan. 4, 1938: class eight Apr. 1, 1939: v.c. at 
Naples June 29, 1939 ; 3d sec. at Rome Jan. 14, 1941. 



Flood, Peter Henry Allen. — b. Nashua, N.H., June 
15, 1885; Phillips Exeter; Yale 1910-12; Instr. in 
pjep. sch. and tutor 1913-17; U.S. Army 1917-20, 
capt. ; app. v.c. at Southampton July 26, 1920 ; v.c. 
of career of class three and v.c. at Southampton Sept. 
7, 1920 ; at Queenstown Dec. 24. 1920 ; at Bizerta 
Nov. 5, 1921 ; class two May 26. 1922 ; v.c. at Singa- 
pore June 7, 1922; at Tampico Apr. 18. 1923; For. Ser. 
officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; class eight June "0. 1927; 
cons, and cons, at Tampico July 16, 1927 ; to the Dept. 
Jan. 11, 1929 ; class seven Oct. 16, 1929 ; class six 
July 1, 1931 ; For. Ser. officer to the emb. at Mexico 
City Jan. 12, 1933 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. and 2d sec. 
at Mexico City Apr. 5, 1933 ; to the Dept. May 7, 
1934 ; cons, at Habana July 2. 1934 (canceled) ; at 
Tunis June 10, 1936 ; at Saigon July 27, 1938. 

Flournoy, Richard W. — b. Hampden-Sydney, Va., May 
20, 1878; Western High Sch. (D.C.) ; Washington 
and Lee U. 3 yrs. ; George Washington, LL.B. 1904, 
LL.M. 1905; mem. of bar of D.C; bank elk. 1S9G-98; 
teacher, Lewisburg Acad, and Emerson Inst., 1899-1903 ; 
prof, of int. law. National U. Law Sch., 1923-40; 
reporter on nationality 1928-30. and mem. of exec, 
committee 1930-, research in int. law. Harvard U. ; 
app. elk. at $900 in the Dept. of State July 1, 1903; 
at $1,000 July 1. 1905; at $1,200 Mar. 1. 1906; at 
$1,400 July 8. 1907; at $1,600 July 1, 1908; chief, 
Bu. of Citizenship, Jan. 1, 1909 ; detailed to assist em- 
bassies and legations in Europe regarding citizenship 
matters Sept. 17, 1915 ; asst. solicitor at $2,500 Aug. 1, 
1910 ; on detail as act. chief, Bu. of Citizenship: draft- 
ing officer at $3,000 Nov. 12, 1917 ; asst. to the solicitor 
at $3,500 Mar. 13, 1920; drafting officer July 1, 1920; 
at $4,000 July 1. 1922; at $4,400 Aug. 1, 1924; at 
$5,200 May 1, 1925; at $5,600 Feb. 1, 1926; legal 
adviser to Am. del.. Plebiscitary Commn., Tacna-Arica 
Arbitration, 1926 ; chm., committee to study nationality 
laws of U. S. with a view to having them amended, 
1928; at $7,000 July 1. 1928; del., Conf. for the Codi- 
fication of Int. Law, The Hague, 1930; U. S. counsel, 
Shufeldt Arbitration, 1930; asst. to the legal adviser 
July 1, 1931 ; legal adviser, London Naval Conf.. 
1935-36. — Le. 

Flournoy, William Edward, Jr. — b. Norfolk, Va.. June 
17. 1906 : high-sch. grad. : U. of Va. 192.3-25 : elk. 1925- 
26; cost actountant 192G-28; office mgr. 1928-29; app. 



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For. Scr. offlccr unclass., v.c. of cnrcor, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. June 4, 1030 ; v.c. at Tanipico June 21, 1030 ; 
Tor. Ser. Sch. Feb. 11, 1931 ; v.c. at Ouateniala June 20, 
1931 ; nt SAo Paulo Sept. 29, 1934 ; class eight Aug. 
17. 1038 ; at Santos, temp.. Jan. 3. 1039 ; v.c. and 3d 
SCO. at Managua Feb. 24, 1939 ; class seven Aui;. 1, 
1940; cons. Oot. 10. 1040 ; 2d -sec. and cons, at Managua 
Oct. 24, 1940 : married. 

Fluharty. Vernon L. — b. Middlebourne, W. Va., Aug. 
1, 1907 ; Magnolia High Sch. ; Ohio State U., A.B. 1936, 
B.Sc. 1037. grad. work 1937-38; U. S. Army 1924-25; 
newspaper reporter 1927-29; musician 1929-31; 
teacher in high sch. 1936-37 ; instr. Ohio State U., 
19:!7-38 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 6, 1938 ; v.c. at Ciudad 
JuArez July 18, 1938; For. Ser. Sch. June 7, 19.39; 
v.c. and 3d sec. at Bogotil Jan. 8, 1940 ; v.c. at Medellfn 
July 23, 1941 ; married. 

Foley, John "Warner, Jr. — b. New York. N.Y., Feb. 19, 
1016: Ft. Lee (N.J.) High Sch. grad.; Dartmouth, A.B. 
1037; London Sch. of Economics 1937-38; U. of Berlin 
1038; Yale 1938- ; app. research asst. in the Dept. of 
State Aug. 16, 1940 ; at $3,200 July 16, 1941 ; married. 

Folsom, Robert Slade. — b. Cincinnati, Ohio, April 29. 
101.- : Lakeland (Fla.) High Sch. grad.; Tufts Coll.. 
A.B. 103.S; Fletcher Sch. of Law and Diplomacy, A.M. 
lO.-^O. M.A.L.D. 1940; instr. in European hist. Tufts 
Coll., 1940-41 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 1941 ; v.c. 
at Port-au-ITince Aug. 15, 1941. 

Foote, Walter Ambrose. — b. Greenville, Tex., June 
25. 18S7; East Tox. U.. A.B. 1906; Am. U., A.M. 1933, 
Ph.D. 19b5 ; teacher 1906-7 ; U. S. Navy 1907-15 ; 
1917-20, It. ; supt. and arms expert, arms company, 
1015-17 ; app. v.c. of career of class three Sept. 8, 
1920 ; v.c. at Port Said Oct. 18, 1920 ; cons, of class 
.seven June 20, 1921 ; cons, at Port Said June 23, 
1021 ; detailed to Prague Apr. 3, 1922 ; to Hamburg 
Mar. 11, 1924; For. Ser. officer of class eight July 1, 
1924 ; class seven Feb. 24, 1925 ; cons, at Mcdan May 
13. 1927; to the Dopt. Dec. 26, 1929-Apr. 28, 1930; 
returned to Mcdan ; class six May 9. 1930; lo the Dept. 
Jan. 8. 1931 ; asst. chief, Div. of Current Information, 
Mar. 19, 1931 ; representative of the Dept. of State, 
6th Cong., of Int. Chamber of Com., Washington, 1931 ; 
cons, at Batavia Sept. 20. 1934 ; class five Oct. 1, 1935 ; 
sec. In the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; eons, at Melbourne 
Apr. 21. 1938; class four June 16, 1938; cons, at 
Batavia June 22, 1940; class three Aug. 1. 1940; cons. 
B<n. Aug. 8, 1940 ; cons. gen. at Batavia Aug. 14, 1940 ; 
married. 

Ford, Richard. — b. Linwood. Ttx., June 20. 1808 ; 
Oklahoma City High Sch. grad. ; U. of Mo. 1917-18 ; 
naval aviation ground-school. Mass. Inst, of T* ch. 
1918; U. S. Marine Corps 1918-20, 2d It; with State- 
Fair Comnin. 191.->-16, and logging company 1920-22; 
lecturer on consular practice, Georgetown Sch. of For. 
S< r. 1930-31 ; app. v.c. of career of class three Feb. 
26. 1023; v.c. at Colombo Apr. 27, 1923; at Penang 
July 24. 1923; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1024; 
to the Dept. July 27. 1926; class eight and cons. Oct. 



20, 1020; cons, at Tegucigalpa, temp., Feb. 10, 1927; 
at Seville Mar. 10, 1927; class seven May 23, 1029; 
to the Dept. Apr. 2, 1930; class six July 1, 1931; 
cons, at Seville July 31. 1931 ; at Canton Dec. 31, 

1934 (canceled); at Montreal Mar. 11, 1935; clasp 
Ave June 1. 1937; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937; 
class four Aug. 1. 1940 ; cons, at Buenos Aires May 6, 
1941 ; married. 

Fornes, Frederic Charles, Jr. — b. Buffalo. X.Y., Aug. 
22. 1005 ; Canisius High Sch. grad. ; Canisius Coll., 
A.B. 1027 ; mech. dept. of bd. of education of Buffalo 
1927-28; instr., Canisius Coll., 1928-29; app. For. 
Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career Nov. 12, 1929 ; 
v.c. at Toronto, temp., Nov. 27, 1929 ; For. Ser. 
Sch. July 16, 1930; v.c. at Siio Paulo Nov. 8, 19.30; 
class ei.ght cons., and cons, at Sao Paulo Oct. 1, 1935 ; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 2, 1935 ; For. Ser. officer 
to the emb. at Rio de Janeiro Dec. 4, 1935 ; 3d sec. at 
Rio de Janeiro Dec. 30, 1935 ; cons, at Hong Kong 
May 22, 1036 ; class seven Aug. 17, 1938 ; cons, at 
Swatow, temp., Sept. 5, 1940; at Hong Kong Apr. 10, 
1941 ; married. 

Forsyth, Thomas Muldrup. — b. Buckingham Co., 
Va., Oct 30, 1909; Va. Episcopal Sch. grad.; U. of 
Va., B.A. 1930 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; v.c. 
at Quebec Jan. 12, 1932 ; For. S( r. Sch. Nov. 29, 1932 ; 
v.c. at Callao-Lima Mar. 31, 1933; at La Paz, temp., 
Oct. 1, 1934; at Callao-Lima Mar. 28, 1935; v.c. and 
3d sec. at La Paz Mar. 11, 1936; v.c. at Sao Paulo 
Aug. 25, 1937; at Victoria, Brazil, temp., Jan. 27, 
10.39 ; at Pari, temp., Nov. 7, 1939 ; class eight Mar. 
1. 1940 ; v.c. at Cartagena Apr. 25, 1940 ; cons. Oct. 5, 
1940 ; cons, at Cartagena Oct. 19, 1940 ; .3d sec. and 
cons, at Bucharest Feb. 12, 1941 ; relieved of duties as 
cons. Aug. 6, 1941. 

Foster, Andrew Brisbin. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., Jan. 
3. 1903 ; Episcopal Acad. grad. ; Dartmouth, B.S. 1925 ; 
St. John's Coll., Cambridge U., England, B.A. 1929, 
M.A. 1933 ; studied in Switzerland and Danzig 193.3-34 ; 
deputy dist. insp., Saar Plebiscite Commn., 1934-35 ; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. Oct 1, 1935 ; v.c. at Montreal Oct. 5, 

1935 ; For. Ser. Sch. Dec. 7, 1930 ; v.c. at Athens Apr. 
7, 1937 ; at Salonika, temp., June 17, 1937 ; at Athens 
Oct. 1, 1937 ; also for Italian Islands of the Aegean Oct. 
28. 1938 ; also 3d sec. at Athens Nov. 10, 1938 ; to the 
Dept. Aug. 28, 1939 ; class eii:ht May 1, 1941 ; married.— 
FA. 

Foster, Carol Howe. — b. Sedgewick. Kans.. May 29, 
1884; Wciser Acad.; U. of Idaho, A.B. 1905; Rhodes 
scholar, Oxford, B.A. 1908, M.A. 1910 ; sr. fellow in 
English. U. of Chicago, 1908-9 ; instr. and assoc. prof., 
U.S.N.A., 1900-19; building and contracting 1911- 
13 ; author of articles in magazines and reviews 1010^ 
19; insp. in munitions plant 1918; app. cons, of class 
seven Sept. 5, 1919; detailed to Vienna Oct. 20. 1919; 
class six Nov. 23, 1921; class five Mar. 1, 1923; cons, 
at Vienna Dec. 15, 1923 ; class four June 5, 1924 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class five July 1. 1024 ; to the 
Dopt. Aug. 23. 1924 ; a.sst. chief. Visa Office, Dec. 1, 
1924-July 1, 1020; in charge of political section. Cons. 



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Cml. Office, Dec. 1, 1926 ; asst. liaison officer with 
Dept. of Com. Apr. 1, 1927 ; cons, at Johannesburg 
June 9, 1928 (canceled) ; at Rotterdam Sept. 10, 1928; 
class four May 23, 1929 ; representative, 5th Cong, of 
Int. Chamber of Com., Amsterdam, 1929 ; cons. gen. 
Apr. 7, 1934 ; cons. gen. at Rotterdam May 8, 1934 ; 
at Sao Paulo June 20, 1934 ; class three Oct. 1, 1935 ; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; class two Jan. 
3, 1938 ; cons. gen. at Johannesburg Mar. 3, 1941 (can- 
celed) ; to the Dcpt. Aug. 29, 1941 ; married. — RC. 

Foster, Julian Barringer. — b. Colorado Springs, Colo., 
July 29, 1897; Tuscaloosa (Ala.) High Sch. grad. ; 
Georgetown, B.S. (For. Ser.) 1923; grad. work, Colum- 
bia U. 1923-24, N.Y. U. 1924-25; newspaper reporter 
3 yrs. ; Civil Ser. Commn. 1917 ; Treas. Dept. 1918-19 ; 
War Dept. 1919-20 ; chief elk.. Am. Graves Registration 
Ser. in Europe, 1920-21 ; special agt., Bu. of For. and 
Dom. Com., N.Y. dist. office, 1923-25; asst. trade 
commr. at Sydney, Australia, 1925-26 ; at Melbourne 
1926-27; trade commr. at Wellington 1927-33; in Bu. 
of For. and Dom. Com. July-Get. 1933 ; trade commr. 
at Singapore 1933-37 ; app. cml. att. at Copenhagen 
Aug. 24, 1937 ; representative, 10th Cong, of Int. Cham- 
ber of Com., Copenhagen, 1939 ; B'or. Ser. officer of class 
four July 1. 1939 ; cons, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Nov. 16, 1939 ; married. 



Fraleigh, William Norman. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., 
Sept. 21, 1916; Summit (N.J.) High Sch. grad.; Haver- 
ford Coll., B.A. 1938 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., 
v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser.. v.c. at Naples 
Mar. 2, 1939 ; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 2, 1940 ; v.c. and 3d 
sec. at Athens June 10, 1940 ; v.c. at Istanbul July 26, 
1941. 

France, Leys A, — b. Terre Haute, Ind., May 29, 
1895 ; Lawrenceville Sch. grad. ; Princeton, B. A. 1920 ; 
U. S. Army 1917-19, capt., overseas service ; banking 
4 yrs. ; sec. to trade commr. at Riga 1924-26, at Stock- 
holm 1926-27 ; cml. agt. in Cliicago dist. office, Bu. of 
For. and Dom. Com., 1927-28 ; asst. trade commr. at 
Montreal 1928-31 ; trade commr. in charge of Toronto 
office 1931-33 ; in Bu. of For. and Dom. Com. 1933-34 ; 
app. asst. cml. att. at Vienna June 23, 1934 ; act. cml. 
att. at Cairo May 3, 1935-Apr. 1936 ; to Bu. of For. and 
Dom. Com. Jan. 1, 1938 ; For. Ser. officer of class seven 
July 1, 1939; to the Dept., temp., and detailed to the 
Dept. of Com. Aug. 17, 1939 ; cons, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Nov. 16. 1939 ; cons, at Mexico City June 27, 1940 ; 
at Ottawa May 2, 1941. 

Frank, John Frederick. — b. Milwaukee, Wis., Sept. 7, 
1917 ; Northwestern, B.S. 1939 ; U. of Wis. 1939-40 ; free- 
lance writer ; app. v.c. at Cartagena Oct. 16, 1941. 



Fowler, William Archibald. — b. Orting, Wash., Mar. 
11, 1903; Whitman Coll., S.B. 1925; U. of Orcg.. 
M.B.A. 1927; Harvard 1931-34; grad. asst., U. of 
Greg., 1925-26, teaching fellow 1926-27, research asst. 
1927^28, and assoc. prof, in for. trade 1928-30; 
instr. in for. trade. Harvard, 1930-32 ; app. divisional 
asst. at $3,800 in the Dept. of State June 14, 1934 ; 
economic analyst July 1, 1934 ; at $4,600 June 1, 1936 ; 
asst. chief, Div. of Trade Agreements, at $5,600 Aug. 1, 
1936 ; at $6,500 Sept. 16, 1937 ; detailed to Buenos 
Aires, Montevideo, and Santiago to assist in trade- 
agreement discussions 1939-40; asst. chief, Div. of Cml. 
Treaties and Agreements July 1, 1940 ; asst. chief, Div. 
of Cml. Policy and Agreements, Oct. 8, 1941 ; married. — 
TA. 

Fox, Homer Sherman. — b. Manistique, Mich., Dec. 
31, 1893 ; Cen. Lake High Sch. grad. ; Mich. Cen. State 
Normal grad.; Georgetown, B.S. (For. Ser.) 1924; 
teacher and principal in high sch. 1912-14, 1915-17; 
U. S. Navy 1917-21, It. (jg.) ; private employment 
1914-15, 1921-22 ; entered Bu. of For. and Dom. Com. 
as research asst. 1922 ; asst. chief, Petroleum Div., 
1923-24, and Minerals Div., 1925 ; trade commr. at Lon- 
don 1926-28 ; asst. cml. att. at London 1929-33 ; asst. 
chief, Div. of For. Tariffs, 1933-36; app. asst. cml. 
att. at London Jan. 28, 1936 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
four July 1, 1939; cons, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Nov. 16, 1939 ; class three Aug. 16, 1941 ; to the Dept. 
Apr. 24, 1941, and detailed to President's Committee 
on War Relief Agencies ; married. 

Fox, Joseph Carrere (Ensign). — b. New York, N.Y., 
Feb.27, 1916 ; Phillips Andover grad. ; Yale, B.A. 1938 ; 
Cambridge U., England, 1938-39 ; Harvard Law Sch. 
1939-40 ; commentator in Paris branch of broadcasting 
company, summer 1939 ; commissioned in U.S. Naval 
Reserve June 6, 1941 ; assigned as asst. naval att. at 
Bogota July 9, 1941. 



Frank, Laurence Champlin. — ^b. Newport, R. I., July 
2. 1904 ; Rogers High Sch. ; Georgetown, B.S. (For. 
Ser.) 1928, LL.B. 1932; mem. of bar of D.C. ; app. elk. 
at $1,000 in the Dept. of State July 23, 1923; at $1,100 
Mar. 1, 1924 ; at $1,200 June 1, 1924 ; at $1,440 July 1, 
1924 ; at $1,680 Sept. 15, 1924 ; at $1,860 Mar. 1, 1927 ; 
at $2,000 July 1, 1928; at $2,100 July 1, 1928; at 
$2,.300 July 1, 1930; admin, asst. at $3,500 Jan. 12, 
1931 ; at $3,800 Apr. 16, 1936 ; chief, Bu. of Accounts, 
May 1. 1937 ; chief, Div. of Accounts, Sept. 14, 1938 ; 
at $4,600 Dec. 16, 1938 ; exec. asst. in office of asst. sec. 
of state at $6,500 Sept. 4, 1939 ; on special mission in 
Europe 1940 ; exec. asst. to asst. sec. of state Mar. 4, 
1941; married. — A-S/2. 

Frankel, Samuel Benjamin (Lt.). — b. Cincinnati, Ohio, 
July 14, 1905; U.S.N.A. grad. 1929; assigned as asst. 
naval att. and asst. naval att. for air at Moscow Aug. 
9, 1941 ; married. 

Franklin, George S,, Jr. — b. New York, N.Y., Mar. 23, 
1913 ; Milton Acad. grad. ; U. of Grenoble 1931-32 ; 
Har\ ard. A.B. 1936 ; mem. of bar of N.Y. ; assoc. in law 
firm 1939-40 ; asst. sec. of for. development company 
Feb.-Aug-. 1940 ; asst. to the asst. coordinator, Office of 
Coordinator of Inter-Am. Affairs. 1940-41 ; app. divi- 
sional asst. at $3,800 in the Dept. of State Oct. 1, 
1941.— WT. 

Franklin, Lynn Winterdale. — b. Ocean Grove, N.J., 
June 11, 1888; Western High Sch. (D.C); business 
sch. ; private tutors ; read law ; secretarial and cml. 
work 1906-11 ; app. elk. in Am. leg. at Tegucigalpa 
Jan. 9, 1912 ; v. and dep. cons, at Tegucigalpa Feb. 12, 
1914 ; elk. in Am. leg. and v.c. at San Salvador Feb. 
25, 1915 ; app. cons. asst. Aug. 5, 1916 ; v.c. at Callao- 
Lima Aug. 25, 1916; at Guayaquil July 1, 1918; to the 
Dept. Jan. 12, 1919; del., Pan Am. Cml. Conf., Wash- 
ington, 1919 ; v.c. attached to the leg. at San Salvador, 



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July 2. 1910 ; v.c. of career of class tliree Sept. 27. 1919 ; 
v.c. at San Salvador Oct. 1, 1919; class two May 24, 
1920; class one Nov. 17, 1921 ; cons, of class seven June 
22. 1922 ; cons, at San Salvador Aug. 15, 1922 ; For. 
Ser. ofllcor of class eisht July 1. 1924 ; cons, at Hong 
Kong July 12. 1924 ; at Hankow Aug. 4, 192.5 ; at Hong 
Kong Sept. 8, 1925 ; at Saltillo Feb. 27, 1928 ; class 
seven May 17, 1928; class six July 24, 1930; cons, at 
Chefoo Sept. 27, 1930; at Anioy Aug. 8, 1931 ; at Barce- 
lona Oct. 25, 1933; class five June 1, 1937; cons, at 
Stockholm June 2, 1937 ; sec. in the Dlplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 
19.S7; cons, at Fort Erie, temp., June 21, 1940; at 
Niaijara Falls Sept. 16, 1940; class four Aug. 16, 1941 ; 
niarritd. 

Frazer, Robert.— b. Philadelphia, Pa., Dec. 8, 1878; 
studied in U. S. and Germany: Protestant Episcopal 
Acad. ; Mass. Inst, of Tech. 1895-99 ; bank teller in 
Porto Rico 1899-1901 ; sugarcane planter in Porto 
Rico 1901 8; a!>p. cons, at Valencia July 16, 1909; at 
M.'ilaga Aug. 22. 1912; at Bahia Apr. 24. 1914; cons, 
of class five by act approved Feb. 5, 1915; class three 
and Ci>ns. at Kobe July 12, 1916 ; cons. gen. at large 
Sept. 5, 1919 ; For. Ser. officer of class three July 1, 
1924 ; cons. gen. at Ziirich Oct. 23, 1924 ; class two 
Feb. 24, 1925; For. Srr. insp. Aug. 18, 1925; to the 
Dept. Sept. 29, 1927 ; cons. gen. at Calcutta Oct. 24. 
1927 ; class one May 23, 1029 ; cons. gen. at Mexico 
City May 27. 1930 ; at London Oct. 8. 1932 ; v. chm.. 
Committee for Reciprocity Information, Washington, 
July-AU£r. 1034; s.c. in the Diplo. Ser. May 14, 1936; 
E. E. and M. P. to El Salvador Aug. 9, 1937 ; U.S. repre- 
sentative. Centennial of U. of El Salvador, 1941; 
married. 

Fredrickson, Oscar Walfred. — b. Tacoma, Wash., May 
15. 1903; U. of Wash. 1026-28; Coll. of Puget Sound 
1028-29; It. (jg), U.S. Naval Reserve; ilk. in War 
Dopt. 1929. in Dept. of State May-Sept. 1929 ; app. elk. 
In Am. consulate gen. at Vancouver Sept. 1, 1929 ; v.c. 
at Mexico City for duty in dist. acct. and disbursing 
office Nov. 19, 1032 ; asst. dist. acct. and disbursing 
officer at Mexico City Feb. 4, 1937 ; v.c. and asst. dist. 
acct. and disbursing officer at Ottawa Mar. 12, 1940 ; 
married. 

Freeman, Fulton. — b. Pasadena. Calif.. May 7, 1915; 
Evans 5;ch. grad. ; Lingnian U., Canton, China, 1934-35; 
Pomona Coll., A.B. 1037; Princeton, grad. work 
1937-38 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser., and v.c. at Mexico City 
Mar. 2. 1030 ; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 4, 1940 ; langu.-ige 
officer at Peiplng June 10, 1940; married. 

Freeman, Paul L., Jr. (Capt.). — b. Manila, P.I., June 
20, 1007; U.S.M.A. grad. 1929; assigned as language 
officer at Peiplng Sept. 6, 1939 ; also asst. mil. att. at 
Pt Ipin:; Sept. 4, 1941 ; married. 

Freers. Edward Louis. — b. Cincinnati. Ohio. Mar. 10, 
1912; Withrow High Sch. grad. ; Yale, B.A. 10:{:5 ; U. of 
Cincinnati Evening Sch. 1935, 1936; asst. sales-promo- 
tion mgr. for sporting-goods mfrs. 1033-41 ; elk. in Am. 
consulate at Port-of-Spain June 21-July 15, 1941 ; app. 
For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20. 1041. qualifled July 16, 1041 ; 
v.c. at Port-of-Spain July 16, 1041 ; married. 



FrisE, Joseph A. — h. Terre Haute, Ind., May 21. 1012 ; 
Wiley High S'cli. grid. ; business sch. ; Georgetown, B.S. 
(For. Sor.) 1937; elk.. U.S. Capitol, 103:?-;{7, Dept. of 
("onunereo 1037 3H ; app. elk. to cml. att. at Santiago 
Sept. 22, 103S ; v. c. at Santiago Oct. 10, 1940. 

Fritzlan, Andrew David. — b. Poena, India, of Am. 
parents, June 20, 1914 ; Breeks Memorial Scii. (Ootaca- 
niund, India) grad. ; Bishop Cotton Coll., Simla, India, 
1932 ; Northwest Nazarene Coll., B.A. 1934 ; U. of Ky., 
M.A. 1036; Fletcher Sch. of Law and Diplomacy 
1937-38 ; ai)p. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and sec. iu the Diplo. Ser. July 6, 1938 ; v.c. at Naples 
July 18, 1938 ; For. Sor. Sch. June 9, 1939 ; v.c. and 3d 
sec. at Baghdad, temp., Jan. 4, 1940 ; at Tehran Jan. 
8, 1940. 

Frost, Arthur Chester. — b. Arlington, Mass., Feb. 4, 
1886; Harvard, A.B. 1900; Harvard Sch. of Business 
Admin. 1908-9 ; George Washington Law Sch. 1911-12 ; 
sec. to mem. of Cong. 1910-15 ; app. cons, of class eight 
Mar. 2, 1915 ; detailed to Genoa Apr. 10. 1015 ; cons, at 
Algiers Mar. 20. 1917 ; class seven Apr. 24, 1917 ; class 
six Sept. 5, 1919 ; class five June 4, 1020 ; cons, at 
Barranciuilla Oct. 20, 1020; at Guatemala Feb. 11, 
1921 ; class four Aug. 23, 1922 ; detailed to Habana 
Mar. 30, 1023 ; class three June 3, 1924 ; cons. gen. of 
class four June 5, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class three 
July 1, 1924; cons. gen. at Tampico Mar. 24, 1926; at 
Prague Nov. 2, 1927 ; class two July 24, 1030 ; observer, 
17th plenary assembly of the Int. Parliamentary Conf. 
of Commerce, Prague. 1031 ; cons. gen. at Calcutta July 
31, 1931 ; at Zurich June 21, 1934 ; class one Oct. 1, 
1935; sec. in the Dlplo. Ser. May 14, 1936; also cons, 
gen. at Liechtenstein Jan. 19, 1038; cons. gen. at Bar- 
celona Mar. 1, 1940 ; married. 

Frost, Wesley. — b. Oberlin, Ohio, June 17, 1884 ; 
Berea Acad. ; Oberlin Coll., A.B. 1907 ; George Wash- 
ington, M.A. 1910 ; mem. of bar of Ky. ; sec. to mem. of 
Cong. 1907-8; steno.ir.. Govt, depts., 190S-9 ; lecturer 
for Committee on Public Information 1917 ; lecturer 
on cons, ser., Georgetown Sch. of For. Ser., 1919-21 ; 
app. elk. at .$1,600 in the Dept. of State Sept. 2, 1909; 
con.s. at Charlottetown Apr. 5, 1912; at Cork Apr. 24, 
1914 ; cons, of class eight by act approved Feb. 5. 1915; 
(lass seven Mar. 2. 1915 ; class six Apr. 24. 1017 ; to the 
Dept. Aug. 14, 1917 ; class four Sept. 5, 1919 ; act. for. 
trade advisor Mar. 3, 1920; class three June 4, 1920; 
repr(!sentative on Nat. Research Council 1020-21 ; 
eons, at Mar.seille Feb. 16. 1921 ; cons. gen. of class four 
June 5, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class three July 1, 
1024; to the Dept. temp., July 20. 1028; cons, at Mon- 
treal Aug. 24, 1928; class two Oct. 16, 1929; class one 
July 1, 1931 ; For. Ser. officer to tue cmb. at Rio de 
Janeiro Aug. 13, 1935; sec. In the I)ip!o. Ser. Aug. 22, 
1035; couns. of emb. at Rio de Janeiro Aug. 29, 1935; 
at Santiago, Chile. .Tune 3, 1936; cons. gen. at Welling- 
ton Aug. 31. 1940 (canceled) ; E. E. and M. P. to Para- 
guay Mar. 20, 1041 ; married. 

Fry, James Clyde (Maj.). — b. Sandpoint, Idaho, Dec. 
25. 1S98 ; U.S.M.A. grad. 1922 ; assi-ned as asst. miL 
alt. at Ankara Sept. 24, 1941 ; married. 

Fuess, John Gushing. — b. Andover, Mass., Apr. 13, 
1912; Phillips Andover grad.; Harvard, A.B. 1935. 



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M.A. 1936 ; Fletcber Sch. of Law and Diplomacy 
1938-39; teacher in elementary sch. 1936-38; app. For. 
Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser., and v.c. at Mexico City Mar. 2, 1939; For. Ser. 
Sch. Jan. 4, 1940; to the Dept. May 21, 1940; mar- 
ried. — rD. 

Fuller, George Gregg. — b. Rochester, N.Y., Oct. 29, 
1886 ; Br.ulstreet Sch. for Boys grad. ; Yale, B.A. 1910 ; 
U. of Berlin, 1 yr. ; Queens U., M.A. 1934 ; asst. treas., 
various telephone companies, 1910-13; v. pres., ma- 
chine mig. company, 1913-16; U.S. Army 1916-19 
(Mexican border service), maj. ; v. pres. of export firm, 
director Norwegian and German companies, and bank 
representative 1919-20; app. v.c. at Christiania Nov. 3, 
1920; at Trondhjem Feb. 25, 1921; at Malmo July 20, 
1921 ; at Reval Aug. 27, 1921 ; drafting officer at $2,500 
in the Dept. of State Aug. 1, 1922-May 3, 1923; app. 
v.c. of career of class three Sept. 30, 1922 ; asst. chief, 
Div. of I'olitical and Economic Information, Oct. 1922; 
v.c. at Jerusalem Apr. 27, 1923; at Bushire Nov. 22, 
1923 ; class two Nov. 23, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. 
July 1, 1924 ; v.c. at Teheran Sept. 2, 1924 ; at Berlin 
Feb. 27, 1926 ; to the Dept. June 21, 1927 ; class eight 
and cons. Sept. 24, 1927 ; cons, at Niagara Falls, temp., 
Nov. 10, 1927; at Kingston, Ont., Mar. 7, 1928; class 
seven July 24, 1930; to the Dept. Dec. 1, 1934; app. 
economic analyst at $5,600 in the Dept. of State, Apr. 
5, 1935 ; trade consultant to the Dept. Apr. 22, 1935 ; 
representative of Dept. on Committee for Reciprocity 
Information 1935-37 ; For. Ser. officer of class five, 
cons., and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. June 29, 1937 ; cons, 
at Winnipeg July 19, 1937 ; at Fort William and Port 
Arthur, temp., June 29, 1938; at Winnipeg Oct. 17, 
1938 ; at Calgary, temp., Nov. 1, 1940 ; at Winnipeg 
Dec. 2, 1940 ; married. 

FuUerton, Hugh Stuart. — b. Chicago, 111., Apr. 27, 
1892 ; private sch. and tutors ; Wittenberg Coll., A.B. 
1914 ; Oxford 1915 ; Princeton, A.M. 1917 ; instr., Wit- 
tenberg Coll. 1914-15, Urbana U. 1917; Y.M.C.A. sec. 
in France 1917-19 ; app. v.c. and elk. at Geneva Feb. 25, 
1920 ; v.c. of career of class three and v.c. at Geneva 
May 24, 1920 ; at Huelva Aug. 2, 1920 ; at Lyon Mar. 
18, 1921; class two Nov. 17, 1921; class one May 26, 
1922 ; cons, of class seven Mar. 1, 1923 ; detailed to 
Havre Apr. 19, 1923 ; to Calais July 20, 1923 ; to Ant- 
werp Oct. 23, 1923 ; class six June 3, 1924 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class seven July 1, 1924 ; to the Dept. May 5, 
1925 ; cons, at Cologne Sept. 4, 1926 ; class six June 30, 
1927 ; cons, at Kovno June 1, 1928 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Nov. 12, 1929 ; also 2d sec. at Kovno Nov. 19, 1929 ; 
class five Dec. 19. 1929; 1st sec. Aug. 22, 1930; cons. 
at Lyon Jan. 5. 1932 ; 2d sec. at Helsingfors June 21, 
1933 ; cons, at Paris Aug. 17, 1934 ; class four Oct. 1, 
1935 ; also 1st sec. at Paris July 13, 1937 ; class three 
Jan. 3, 1938; class two Aug. 1, 1940; cons, at Marseille 
Aug. 3, 1940 ; cons. gen. Nov. 30, 1940 ; cons. gen. at 
Marseille Dec. 7, 1940. 

Funk, Ilo Clare. — b. Trinidad, Colo., Oct. 30, 1889; 
State Prep. Sch. ; U. of Colo., B.A. 1912 ; with mining 
companies in U.S. and Mexico ; app. cons. asst. Sept. 3. 
1912 ; assigned to the Dept. Sept. 27, 1912 ; v. and dep. 
cons, at Milan Aug. 29, 1913; v.c. at Milan by act 
approved Feb. 5, 1915 ; v.c. of career of class three Sept. 



27, 1919 ; v.c. at Lucerne Oct. 20, 1919 ; class two May 
24, 1920; at Genoa Sept. 15, 1921; class one Nov. 17, 
1921 ; cons, of class seven June 22, 1922 ; class six 
June 3, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class seven July 1, 
1924 ; cons, at Catania Apr. 10, 1925 ; at Florence Feb. 

18, 1928 ; class six Dec. 19, 1929 ; at Hull Aug. 9, 1935 ; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; cons, at Barbados 
Mar. 19, 1940 ; married. 

Fuqua, John Howe. — b. Marinette, Wis., Mar. 23, 
1905; U. High Sch. (Chicago) grad.; Dartmouth 
1923-26 ; London Sch. of Economics 1928 ; U. of Mont- 
pellier, France, 1929 ; in export business 1927 ; app. 
elk. in Am. consulate at Dundee Feb. 22, 1930 ; v.c. at 
Dundee May 21, 1930 ; at London Mar. 5, 1931 ; at 
Paris June 8, 1934 ; resigned June 13, 1937 ; app. 
economic analyst at $3,200 in the Dept. of State July 

19, 1937 ; at $3,800 Jan. 4, 1938 ; divisional asst. July 
10, 1939 ; at $4,600 Feb. 16, 1941 ; married.— TA. 

Fyfe, Howard. — b. Mar. 22. 1896; high sch. and 
business sch. ; in freight-forwarding business ; elk., U.S. 
Despatch Agency, N.Y., Feb. 11, 1911 ; U.S. Army 
1917-18 ; asst. to U.S. despatch agt., N.Y., Oct. 1, 1927 ; 
deputy despatch agt. Apr. 1, 1928 ; at $2,600 July 1, 
1928; asst. despatch agt. at $3,000 Aug. 1, 1929; 
de.spatch agt. at $4,500 Jan. 28, 1930 ; at $6,500 July 1, 
1935. 

Gade, Gerhard.— b. Chicago, 111., Sept. 30, 1898; 
Groton Sch. ; Harvard, A.B. 1921 ; Harvard Law Sch. 
1921-22 ; U.S. Navy 1918-19 ; It., U.S. Naval Reserve ; 
app. sec. of emb. or leg. of class four and assigned to 
the Dept. Sept. 22, 1922 ; to Riga Nov. 13, 1922 ; For. 
Ser. officer of class eight July 1, 1924 ; to the Dept. 
July 17, 1924 ; class seven Nov. 17, 1924 ; 3d sec. at 
Oslo Sept. 18, 1925; at Montevideo July 11, 1927; 2d 
soc. Oct. 19, 1929 ; class six July 24, 1930 ; Athens 
June 18, 1931 ; at Rome Aug. 20, 1934 ; sec. to Am. del., 
13th Gen. Assembly of Int. Inst, of Agri., Rome, 1936 ; 
2d sec. at Quito June 8, 1937 ; cons. Dec. 1, 1937 ; cons. 
at Quito in addition to duties as 2d sec. May 27, 1939; 
cons, and 2d sec. at San Salvador June 4, 1940 ; married. 

Gaines, Owen W. — b. Atlanta, Ga., Dec. 7, 1897; 
Boys High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; studied law ; 
Institute Libre de Ensefianza. Madrid, 1928-29 ; U. S. 
Army 1917-19, overseas service ; elk. 1919-22 ; pay- 
master for company in Honduras 1922-24 ; app. elk. 
in Am. consulate at Nuevitas July 1924, v.c. at Nuevitas 
Mar. 10, 1925; at Nassau, temp.. Sept. 25, 1926; at 
Coriuto Dec. 11, 1926; at Madrid July 21. 1928; at 
Oporto, temp.. Mar. 29, 1929 ; at Madrid Aug. 17, 
1929 ; at Bilbao Dec. 28, 1929 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., 
v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. and v.c. at 
Bilbao Oct. 1, 1935 ; at Santiago de Cuba May 22, 
1936 ; at Ciudad Jufirez Jan. 5, 1940 ; class eight Aug. 
IG, 1941 ; married. 

Gaines, Willard Roland (Lt. Comdr.).— b. Fairfax 
Co., Va., Dec. 23, 1897; Alexandria High Sch. grad.; 
Dowds Prep. Sch. grad. ; U.S.N.A., grad. 1921 ; naval 
att. and naval att. for air at Lima Mar. 15, 1939 ; 
married. 

Galbraith, Willard, — b. Los Angeles, Calif., May 
15, 1900 ; U. of Calif., A.B. 1927 ; asst. supervisor of 



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nttemianie in city sch. systoin 19l27-.'?0 ; npp. For. 
Scr. officer iinclass.. v.c. of career sind sec. in the 
Diplo. Scr. Dec. m. 191*9 ; v.c. at Panama Fcl). 4, 1930; 
For. Sor. Sch. Sept. 27, 1930 ; v.c. at SAo Paulo Fob. 24, 
1931: at Santos, tomp.. Jan. 19, 1932; at S:1o I'aulo 
Feb. 20. 1032; at Santos, temp., Jan. 2.'j, 1933; at Sao 
I'nulo Mar. 0. 1933 ; at Victoria. Brazil, temp.. May 
11. 19;}3; at SAo Paulo Sept. 12, 1933; v.c. and 3d 
sec. at Tegucigalpa Oct. 20. 1934 ; class eight, cons., 
anil cons, at Tegtuigalpa in addition to duties as 3d 
sec. Oct. 1, 1935; cons, at Mexico City Nov. 27, 1935; 
at Batavia Feb. 25, 1939 ; class seven Nov. 16, 1939 ; 
married. 

Gallman, Waldemar John, — b. Wellsville, N.Y., Apr. 
27. l-^go : Wellsville High Sch. ; Cornell. A.B. 1921, grad. 
work 1921-22 ; Georgetown Ijiw Sch. 1922-23 ; S.A.T.C. 
1918; instr. in Eng., Cornell, 1921-22; app. sec. of 
emb. or leg. of class four and assigned to the Dopt., 
Sept. 22, 1922 ; to Habana Nov. 13, 1922 ; to the Dept. 
July 24. 1923 ; For. Ser. officer of class eight July 1, 
1924 ; 3d sec. at San Jos$. Costa Rica. Apr. 15. 1925 ; 
class seven Apr. 30. 1925; 3d sec. at Quito Oct. 30, 
1926; 2d sec. Oct. 19, 1929; class six July 24, 1930; 
2d sec. at Riga Aug. 14, 1930; cons. Apr. 28, 1934; 
detailed to the emb. at Warsaw, May 7-Dec. 31, 1934 ; 
cons, at Danzig May 7. 1934 ; class five Oct. 1, 1935 ; 
to the Dept. Feb. 5. 1938; class four June 16. 1938; 
class three Aug. 1, 1940 ; a.sst. chief, Div. of European 
Affairs, June 11, 1941 ; married. — Eu. 

Gallop, Vera Nierling (Mrs.). — b. Algona, Iowa; 
stenog. in law office 3 yrs. ; app. elk. at $1,320 in the 
Dept. of State June 1, 1927; at .$1,440 July 1, 1928; at 
$1,620 July 1, 1928; at $1,800 Feb. 20, 19:50; stenog., 
comnin. for study and review of conditions in Haiti, 
1930; at $1,920 July 1, 1930; at $2,000 Jan 16, 1935; 
at $2,100 Apr. 1, 1938; admin, asst. at $2,600 Feb. 1, 
1940.— A-L. 

Gantenbein, James Watson. — b. Portland, Oreg., Nov. 

9, 1900; Lincoln High Sch.; Reed Coll., A.B. 1922; 
Northwe.«tern Coll. of Law, LL.B. 1922 ; Columbia, A.M. 
1925. I'h.D. 1931 ; Downing Coll., Cambridge U., Eng- 
land. 1927-28 ; mem. of bar of Oreg. ; S.A.T.C. 1918 ; 
dep. county elk. 1919-20; sec. Northwestern Coll. 
of Law. 19J0-24 ; teacher in high sch. 1922-24, 1925-27, 
1928-29 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of 
career Oct. 16, 1929; For. Ser. Sch. Oct. 21, 1929; v.c. 
at Milan Mar. 26, 1930; For. Ser. officer to the leg. 
at Santo Domingo May 17, 1933 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. June 17. 1933 ; 3d sec. at Santo Domingo July 

10. 19.i3; class eight and cons. Oct. 1, 1935; to the 
Dept. May 22. 1936; class seven June 1, 1937; detailed 
for special study in economics (New York D.) July 19, 
103S ; 2d .sec. at Buenos Aires May 27, 1939 ; class 
six Aug. 1, 1940 ; married. 

Garza, Ellas Gonz&lez. — b. Eagle Pass, Tex., Aug. 9, 
1903; Eagle Pass High Sch. grad.; business sch.; elk. 
1924; salesman 1925-26; elk.. U. S. Post Office, 1926- 
27 ; insurance agt. 1927 ; O.R.C. 1929-32, 2d It. ; app. 
elk. in the Am. consulate at Piedras Negras Dec. 15, 
1927 ; at Ensenada Dec. 13. 1929 ; v.c. at Enscnada 
Mar. 20. 1935 ; at Nuevo I.aredo Dec. 20, 1937 ; married. 



Gasque, John AUard. — b. Florence, S.f"., Aug. 23, 
1918; Western High Sch. (D.C.) grad.; The Citadel, 
B.S. 1938 ; U. of S.C, LL.B. 1941 ; mem. of bar of S.C. ; 
atty. 1940-41; app. v.c. at La Paz Aug. 29, 1941. 

Gates, Louis Earl. — b. Binghamton, N.Y., Dec. 15, 
1885 ; Central High Sch. ; business sch. ; U.S.N.A. 1903- 
5 ; American U. 1928-30 ; employed in private firms 
1905 13 ; app. elk. at $900 in the Dopt. of State Dec. 
12, 1913 ; at $1,000 Sept. 22, 1914 ; at $1,400 July 1, 
1910 ; at $1,600 Sept. 3, 1919 ; at $1,860 July 1, 1924 ; 
at $2,000 July 1, 1928; at $2,100 July 1, 1928; at 
$2,300 July 1. 1030; at $2,400 Aug. 1, 1936; research 
asst. at .$2,600 Aug. 1, 1938 ; divisional asst. at $3,200 
Nov. 1, 1940 ; married. — A-L. 

Gatewood, Richard Buncan. — b. Alameda, Calif., Dec. 
18, 1910 ; Lycge Janson de Sailly, Paris, Fram e ; Choate 
Sch. grad. ; Yale, A.B. 1932 ; Columbia, M.A. 1933 ; 
editorial work ; instr. in French, Riverdale Country 
Sch., 1934-35; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 1, 19.35 ; v.c. 
at Ziirich Oct. 5, 1935 ; For. Ser. Sch. Dec. 5, 1936 ; 
v.c. at Rio de Janeiro June 22, 1937 ; also 3d sec. 
at Rio de Janeiro Oct. 10, 1939 ; v.c. and 3d sec. 
at Tegucigalpa Mar. 28, 1940. 

Gaudin, Daniel, Jr. — b. New York, N.Y., Oct. 10, 1906 ; 
U. of Pa., B.A. 1927, grad. work 1928; app. For. Ser. 
officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Dec. 16, 1930 ; v.c. at Ottawa, temp., Dec. 29, 
1930 ; For. Ser. Sch. Aug. 8, 1931 ; v.c. at Beirut Dec. 
10, 1931; at Alexandria Aug. 12, 1935; class eight 
Mar. 16, 1939 ; class seven Aug. 16, 1941 ; married. 

Gauss, Clarence Edward. — b. Washington, D.C, Jan. 
12, 1887; Business High Sch. (D.C.) grad.; priv.ato 
tutors ; elk. in law office 1903-6 ; stenog. to Invalid 
Pensions Committee, House of Representatives, 190.;-5 ; 
app. elk. at $900 in the Dept. of State Aug. 2. 1900; 
at $1,200 Mar. 4, 1907 ; dep. cons. gen. at Shanghai June 

7, 1907; elk. at $1,200 in the Dept. of State July 1, 
1909; at $1,400 July 1, 1910; v. and dep. cons. gen. 
at Shanghai Dec. 16, 1912; v.c. at Shanghai Feb. 6, 
1915 ; cons, of class eight Mar. 2, 1915 ; detailed to 
Shanghai June 9, 1915; to Tientsin July 22, 1916; 
class six July 14, 1916; cons, at Amoy Sept. 25, 1916; 
class five Sept. 5, 1919 ; at Tsinan Sept. 8, 1919 ; class 
four June 4, 1920; class three Nov. 23, 1921; cons, 
gen. of class four Mar. 1, 1923 ; cons. gen. at Mukden 
Mar. 30. 1923 ; at Tientsin Mar. 12, 1924 ; class three 
June 5, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class two July 1, 
1924; cons. gen. at Shanghai, temp., Aug. 8, 1926; 
at Tientsin May 4, 1927 ; class one May 23, 1929 ; 
to the Dept. June 13, 1931 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
June 13. 1933 ; couns. of leg. at Poiping June 20, 1933 ; 
cons. gen. and couns. of emb. at Paris Feb. 27, 1935 ; 
cons. gen. at Shanghai Dec. 5, 1935; also couns. of 
emb. in China ; E. E. and M. P. to Australia Jan. 12, 
1940 ; A.E. and P. to China Feb. 11, 1941 ; married. 

Geerken, Forrest Kermit. — b. Ida Grove, Iowa, May 

8, 1908; Ida Grove High Sch. grad.; U. of Minn., 
B.A. 1930 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Adelaide July 
22, 1930; v.c. at Adelaide Mar. 26, 1931; at Penang 
Dec. 8, 19.34; at Manila, temp.. July 8. 1936; at 
Singapore Dec. 29, 1936 (canceled) ; at Colon Aug. 7, 



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1937 ; For. Ser. oflScer unclass., v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 16, 1937 ; v.c. at Colon 
Dec. 20. 1937; at Mexico City Apr. 25, 1941; also 3d 
sec. at Mexico City Nov. 1, 1941 ; married. 

Geier, Paul Esselborn. — b. Cincinnati, Ohio, Nov. 19, 
1914 ; U. Sch. grad. ; Harvard, A.B. 1936, LL.B. 1939 ; 
mem. of bar of Ohio ; elk. in machinery company 1939 ; 
lawyer, Brit. Purchasing Coinran., 1940-41 ; app. For. 
Ser. officer unclass., v. c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 1941 ; v. c. at Tangier Mar. 21, 
1941. 

Geist, Raymond Herman. — b. Cleveland, Ohio, Aug. 

19, 1885 ; Cleveland High Sch. ; Western Reserve U., 
A.B. 1910; Harvard, A.M. 1916, Ph.D. 1918; with 
newspaper 1900-1902 ; chemical company 1902-5 ; lec- 
turer in New York public lecture courses 1910-12 ; 
U.S. Navy 1918 ; with Am. Commn. to Negotiate Peace, 
Paris, 1918-19 ; food commr. in Austria and adviser 
to the Austrian Govt, in matters of public feeding 
1919-20 ; lecturer in Eng. at Harvard 1920-21 ; app. 
v.c. of career of class three Oct. 26, 1921 ; v.c. at Buenos 
Aires Dec. 14, 1921 ; at Montevideo Dec. 6, 1922 ; at Port 
Said Sept. 6, 1923 ; at Alexandria Nov. 22, 1923 ; class 
two Nov. 23, 1923 ; class one May 10, 1924 ; For. Ser. 
officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; class nine and cons. Sept. 

20, 1924 ; cons, at Alexandria Sept. 20, 1924 ; class 
eight Feb. 24, 1925 ; class seven May 17, 192S ; cons, 
at Berlin Nov. 19, 1929; class six July 24, 1930; class 
five Oct. 1, 1935 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; 
class four Jan. 3, 1938 ; 1st sec. at Berlin in addition 
to duties as cons. Apr. 5, 1938 ; representative, 10th 
Cong, of Int. Chamber of Com., Copenhagen, 1939 ; 
to the Dept. Dec. 7, 1939; class three Mar. 1, 1940; 
chief, Div. of Cml. Affairs, Apr. 1, 1940. — DCA. 

Gembs, Anthony. — b. New York, N.Y., Dec. 3, 1893 ; 
Commercial High Sch. (Brooklyn) grad. ; business sch.; 
accountant with various firms in Argentina, Paraguay, 
and Peru 1915-30; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at 
Callao-Lima Aug. 20, 1930 ; v.c. at Callao-Lima June 
28, 1935; at Antofagasta, temp., Nov. 8, 1938; at 
Callao-Lima Jan. 22, 1939 ; at Guayaquil, temp., Aug. 

21, 1940 ; at Callao-Lima Nov. 4, 1940 ; married. 

George, Albert. — b. Leominster, England, Apr. 4, 
1885 ; naturalized ; sch. in England ; Prep. Sch. ; busi- 
ness sch. ; sec. 1911-15 ; employed by ry. company 
1916-17 ; U.S. Army 1917-19, overseas service ; chief 
correspondent in securities dept. of Paris bank 1919-20 ; 
sec, U.S. Unofficial Del. on Reparations Commn., 1920- 
29 ; app. elk. in Am. emb. at Paris July 1, 1929 ; v.c. 
at Marseille Oct. 15, 1941. 

George, William Crusor. — b. Washington, D.C., Nov. 

22, 1903 ; Howard U. 1924-27 ; secretary 1924-27 ; 
app. elk. in Am. leg. at Monrovia Jan. 21, 1929 ; v.c. 
at Monrovia Feb. 16, 1931 ; at Las Palmas Oct. 3, 1934 ; 
at Monrovia, temp., Juno 16, 1936 (canceled) ; at 
Monrovia Nov. 12, 1936 ; at Las Palmas, temp., Nov. 
27, 19.37; at Monrovia July 20, 1938; at Las Palmas, 
temp., Nov. 25, 1939 ; at Monrovia July 2, 1941 ; 
married. 

George, William Perry. — b. Gadsden, Ala., Nov. 25, 
1895; Disque High Sch. grad.; Gadsden Training Sch. 



3 yrs. ; U.S.N.A. 1914-16; elk. in U.S. Geological Sur- 
vey ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Grenoble Sept. 27, 
1916 ; v.c. at Grenoble Feb. 10. 1917 ; at Athens Mar. 

15, 1918; asst. to Am. del., Interallied Cml. Bu. in 
Athens, 1918 ; v.c. of career of class three Sept. 27, 1919 ; 
v.c. at Athens Dec. 1, 1919 ; act. cml. adviser to Am. 
leg. at Athens Apr. 11-Aug. 4, 1920 ; class two May 
24, 1920 ; class one Nov. 17, 1921 ; v.c. at Patras Dec. 
20, 1921 ; at Athens Jan. 12, 1922 ; cons, of class 
seven June 22, 1922 ; cons, at Tenerife Nov. 17, 1922 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class eight July 1, 1924 ; class 
seven Aug. 8, 1924 ; cons, at Buenos Aires Oct. 22, 
1924 ; at Rivi6re du Loup Dec. 30, 1925 ; at Belgrade 
Dec. 19, 1928 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. June 13, 1929 ; 
also 3d sec. at Belgrade June 19, 1929 ; class six 
Oct. 16, 1929; 2d sec. Oct. 19. 1929; relieved of duties 
as cons, at Belgrade Aug. 19, 1930 ; cons, at Izmir 
Oct. 12, 1932 ; also for Italian Islands of the Aegean 
Jan. 13, 1933 ; cons, and 2d sec. at Addis Ababa Aug. 
30, 1934 ; cons, at Malta Apr. 10, 1935 ; at Bordeaux 
Sept. 4. 1936; at Calcutta June 2, 1930 (canceled); 
at Barcelona July 28, 1939 ; at Valencia, temp.. Mar. 14, 
1941; to the Dept. Apr. 24, 1941; class five May 1, 
1941 ; married. — Eu. 

Gerber, William — b. Philadelphia, Pa., July 12, 1908 ; 
U. of Pa., B.A. 1929; George Washington, M.A. 1932, 
student asst. 1935; Johns Hopkins, giad. work 1932- 
33, 1935-37 ; teacher in high sch. 1929-30 ; app. archive 
asst. at $1,620 in the Dept. of State Oct. 1. 1930; edi- 
torial asst. at $1,800 July 28, 1931 ; at $2,000 Oct. 9, 
1935 ; elk. June 1, 1936 ; research asst. at $2,600 July 

16, 1937; divisional asst. at $3,200 Mar. 1, 1939; mar- 
ried.— RP. 

Gericke, Martha L, — b. Berlin, Germany ; naturalized ; 
Lincoln (Nebr.) High Sch. grad. ; U. of Nobr. 1903-4 ; 
library course, Washington Public Library, 190.5-6; 
teacher in public sch. 1904-5 ; library asst. 1906-8 ; 
in Library of Cong. 1908-10 ; in Dept. of Agri. 1910-19 ; 
librarian of U.S. States Relations Service 1920-26; 
app. librarian at $3,000 in the Dept. of State Jan. 25, 
1926 ; mem., since 1928, of Tech. Cooperating Com- 
mittee on Bibliography provided for by 6th Int. Conf. 
of Am'. States; at $3,200 July 1, 1928; at $3,300 
July 1, 1928; at $3,800 Oct. 1, 1928; at $4,200 July 

1, 1930; at $4,400 Apr. 16, 1939; at $4,600 June 16, 
1940.— Li. 

Gerrity, Charles Matthew. — b. Scranton, Pa., June 

2, 1899; Tech. High Sch. grad.; Columbia U; 
elk., War Dept., 1917-18; app. elk. in Am. consulate 
gen. at Copenhagen Aug. 20, 1918; v.c. at Prague Sept. 
22, 1920 ; at Bergen Nov. 27, 1923 ; at Kovno Jan. 3, 
1924 ; at Dresden Dec. 17, 1927 ; at Regina Dec. 15, 
19.30 ; at Bombay Oct. 16, 1934 ; at Frankfort on the 
Main Feb. 9, 1938 ; at Vienna, temp., June 11, 1938 ; at 
Frankfort on the Main Aug. 24, 1938 ; elk. at Praha 
Mar. 22-Juno 20, 1939; v.c. at Dublin July 19, 1941. 

Getsinger, Ralph Colin. — b. Detroit, Mich., July 17, 
1916; Cranbrook Prep. Sch. grad.; Harvard, A.B. 1938; 
for. news ed. of magazine 1938-39 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo, Ser. July 
15, 1939 ; v.c. at Hamburg July 27, 1939, at Ziirich June 
.-.. 1941 ; to the Dept. Aug. 26, 1941 (For. Ser. Sch. 
Nov. 3, 1941-). 



BIOGRAPHIES 



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Gibson, Elizabeth Borland. — b. Newport, R.I. ; Rogers 
Ulsh Soli, finul. ; biisiiu'ss sch. ; njip. elk. at ^1,320 in 
the Dept. of Stiite Oct. 3, 191.'7 ; at $1.-140 July 1. 1928; 
at $1.G1'0 July 1. 1028; nt $1,740 July 1, 1930; at 
$l,SOo Sept. 1. 1031 ; dk., North and Cm. Am. Rofiional 
Radio Conf.. Moxico City 1033; at $2,000 Nov. 1, 1934; 
at $1.S00 Jan. 16. 1035; ndmin. asst. at $2,600 July 1, 
19.36 ; at $2,700 Apr. 1. 193S ; at $2,800 June IG. 1941.— 
UCA. 

Gibson, Raleigh Augustus. — b. Indianapolis, Ind., 
Oct. 10. 1894; ITbana (111.) High Sch. ; U. of 111., A.B. 
1917 ; U. S. Army 1017-20. 1st It. ; app. v.c of lareer of 
class three May 24, 1920 ; v.c. at Buenos Aires Aug. 2, 
1920 ; clas.s two Nov. 17, 1921 ; class one May 26, 1922 ; 
cons, of class seven Mar. 1, 1923 ; class six June 3, 
1924 ; For. Set. officer of class seven July 1, 1924 ; 
cons, at Tenorife Oct. 22, 1924 ; at Guadalajara Oct. 27, 
1928 ; class six May 23, 1929 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
and 2d sec. at Tegucigalpa May 25, 1934 ; also cons, at 
Tegucigalpa Dec. 23, 1935 ; to the Dept. Oct. 23. 1930 ; 
class tive Apr. 1. 1037; 2d sec. at Mexico City July 20, 
1038 ; class four May 1, 1941 ; 1st sec. at Mexico City 
Aug. 9. 1941 ; also cons, at Mexico City Nov. 1, 1941 ; 
tech. adviser, 4th Pan Am. Highway Cong.. Mexico 
City, 1941 ; married. 

Gidden, Culver Earl. — b. Venus, Tex.. Sept. 9, 1909 ; 
Tex. Christian U.. B.B.A. 1030 : salesman 1930 ; app. 
elk. in Am. consulate at Belize June 10, 1931 ; v.c. at 
Belize July 11, 1932 ; married. 

Gidney, Charles Chauncey, Jr. — b. Granger, Tex., Mar. 
23. 1001; Plainview High Sch. grad. ; Georgetown, B.S. 
(For. Ser.) 1924 ; special agt., Census Bu.. 1923-24 ; app. 
elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Habana Oct. 1. 1924 ; 
v.c. at Habana June 10. 1926 ; resigned Apr. 23, 1927 ; 
asst. cashier in bank 1927-30 ; v.c. at Guadalajara Dec. 
16. 1030; at Gnaymas. temp., Oct. 13, 1936; at Tam- 
pico Nov. 14. 1936 (canceled) ; at Maracaibo Dec. 18, 
1937. 

GifFen, Morrison Beall. — b. Asyut, Egypt, of Am. 
parents, Dec. 29. 1884 ; George Watson's Sch., Edin- 
burgh ; Tarkio Coll. grad. ; Queens Coll., Oxford, Eng- 
land. B.A. 1911; U. of Chicago. Ph.D. 1928; teacher 
of hist.. Tarkio Coll., 1911-13; farmer 1914-30; U. S. 
Army 1018; app. research asst. at .$4,600 in the Dept. 
of Slate Apr. 4, 1930; chief of research section Nov. 
15, 1032; divisional asst. Oct. 1, 1936; research asst. 
at $3,800 Dec. 16, 1939 ; married.— RP. 

Gilbert, Charles.— b. Brooklyn, N.Y., June 23, 1907; 
Brooklyn Tech. High Sch. grad. ; N.Y.U. 1927-28 ; elk. 
and ofBcp mgr. for cml. firms 1920-.30 ; app. elk. In Am. 
leg. at Asuncion Oct. 29, 1930; in Am. emb. at Rio 
de Janeiro Aug. 30, 1933 ; in Am. consulate at Valencia 
Sept. 15, 1037 ; at Barcelona Nov. 12, 1937 ; v.c. at 
Barcelona Jan. 14. 1939; at Marseille, tfmp., Feb. 18, 
1039; at Havre, temp.. Mar. 13, 1939; elk. In Am. 
emb. at Madrid Apr. 26, 1939 ; v.c. at San Sebastian, 
temp., June 29. 1940 ; at Madrid Aug. 24, 1940 ; at 
Se\ille, temp., Aug. 4, 1941. 

Gilbert, Frank Manson. — b. Evansville, Ind., May 29, 
1882 ; Evansville High Sch. ; Racine Coll. lOO.i-7 ; 
architectural sch. in Italy 4 yrs. ; nigr. of firm of archi- 
tects 1908-17; U. S. Army 1917-19; Ist It., overseas 
418997—42 10 



service; app. v.c. at Genoa Mar. 23, 1920; at Patras 
May 10, 1922 ; at Chrlstiania Feb. 13. 1924 ; at Cobh 
Aug. 15, 1924 ; at Brussels Oct. 13, 1926 ; at Antwerp, 
temp., Sept. 1, 1927; at Brussels Jan. 10, 1028; at 
I'ort-au-Prince Aug. 27, 1941. 

Gilchrist, James Montgomery, Jr. — b. Chicago, III., 
Aug. 19. 1014 ; Thornton Township High Sch. grad. ; 
Cornell U., A.B. 1939 ; survey elk. in electrical com- 
pany, summer 1936 ; elk. in electrical company 1940 -41 ; 
app. For. Sor. elk. Mar. 3, 1941 ; For. St-r. officer unclass., 
v. c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 
1941; to the Dept. July 16, 1941; v. c. at Halifax 
Auff. 20. 1941. 

Gim§nez, Rafael. — h. Ponco, Puerto Rico, Fib. 28, 
1904; Central High Sch. (San Juan) grad. ; U. of Puerto 
Rico, B.S. 1927, grad. work 1927-28; Columbia, M.A. 
1939 ; cashier in cml. firm 1028-29 ; teacher of Spanish 
in high sch. 1029-41 ; app. translator at $2,600 in the 
Dept. of State Sept. 10, 1941. — TO. 

Gleeck, Lewis E., Jr. — b. Lyon, Miss., Nov. 2, 1912 ; 
Venice (Calif.) High Sch. grad.; Pomona Coll., A.B. 
1935 ; U. of Chicago, grad. work 1935-38 ; research asst. 
1938-40 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 9, 1940; v.c. at Van- 
couver Apr. 17, 1940; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 23, 1941; 
3d sec. and v.c. at Moscow June 2, 1941 (canceled) ; at 
Helsinki Sept. 3, 1941 ; married. 

Glover, Robert Gordon, — b. Sumner, Ga., Apr. 24, 
1893 ; Ga. State Agri. and Mech. Sch. grad. ; Ga. Sch. 
of Tech. 1914-17; U. S. Army 1918-19, 2d It.; cml. 
work ; in Veterans' Bu. ; entered Bu. of For. and Dom. 
Com. Jan. 21. 1927 ; app. asst. trade commr. at San- 
tiago Mar. 1, 1927 ; asst. cml. att. at Santiago Aug. 22, 
1927 ; at Mexico City Mar. 21, 1931 ; cml. att. at 
Panamft Nov. 22, 1934 ; For. Ser. officer of class five 
July 1, 1939; to the Dept. Oct. 2, 1939, and detailed 
to the Dept. of Com. Dec. 8, 1939 ; cons, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939; cml. att. at Montevideo 
Mar. 12, 1940. 

Gnade, Richard Edward. — b. Oil City, Pa., May 19, 
1012; Pliillips Andover grad.; Phillipsuniversitiit, Mar- 
burg, Germany 1933-34; Yale. B.A. 1936; Harvard, 
M.A. 1930 ; instr. Robert Coll., Istanbul, Turkey 
1936-38 ; For. Sor. elk. June-July 1940 ; app. For. Ser. 
officer unclass., v. c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. July 12, 1940 ; v.c. at Vancouver July 22, 1940 ; 
to the Dept. Aug. 15, 1941 (For. Ser. Sch. Nov. 3, 
1941-). 

Godley, George McMurtrie, 2d. — b. New York, N.Y., 
Aug. 23, 1917 ; liolchkiss Sch. grad. ; Yale, B.A. 1939 ; 
Chicago U. 1939-40; ensign, U.S. Naval Reserve, 
1939—11 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 1041 ; v.c. at 
Marseille Mar. 27, 1941. 

Goetzmann, Jule Lawrence. — b. St. Paul, Minn., Dec. 
12, 1912; St. Joseph's High Sch. (Rock Island, 111.) 
grad. ; St. Ambrose Coll., A.B. 1934 ; elk. 1931-37 ; app. 
For. Ser. offl<-er unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. July 2, 1937; v.c. at Habana July 8, 1937; 
For. Ser. Sch. Oct. 22, 1938; at Yokohama Apr. 17, 
1939; married. 



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Goforth, Herndon Ware. — b. near Lenoir, N.C., Sept. 
2, 1884 ; Rutherford Coll. 2 yrs. ; George Washington 
U. 4 yrs. ; teacher and principal of sch. 1902-8 ; teacher, 
principal, and supervisor of sch., Philippine service, 
1908-12; cllJ. and examiner. Civil Ser. Comm., 1913- 
16 ; elk.. Interstate Com. Commn., 1916-19 ; app. v.c. 
of career of class three Sept. 27, 1919 ; v.c. at Guate- 
mala Oct. 22, 1919 ; at Santos May 14, 1921 ; class two 
Nov. 17, 1921 ; class one May 26, 1922 ; cons, of 
class seven Mar. 1, 192.3 ; cons, at Santos Mar. 28, 
1923 ; For. Ser. officer of class eight July 1, 1924 ; 
cons, at Sao Paulo Aug. 17, 1925 ; at Sherbrooke 
May 12, 1927 ; class seven May 23, 1929 ; at Matamoros 
Feb. 7, 1933 ; class six Oct. 1, 1935 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Dec. 1, 1937: class five Jan. 3. 1938; cons, at Car- 
tagena May 8, 1941 ; married. 

Gomes, Lloyd Hilary (1st Lt.) b. Turlock, Calif., 

Feb. 8, 1913 ; Amador Valley Union High Sch. grad. ; 
U. of Calif., A.B. 1937, grad. work one yr. ; entered 
U.S. Army July 15, 1937 ; assigned as asst. mil. att. 
at Rio de Janeiro Feb. 8, 1941 ; married. 

Goodier, Harvey Treadway. — b. Utica, N.Y., July 7, 
1893 ; Cascadilla Sch. grad. ; Utica Free Acad. ; Cor- 
nell 1914-15; studied law; app. student interpreter 
in Japan Oct. 15, 1915 ; interpreter at Yokohama Feb. 
9. 1918 ; also v.c. at Yokohama Feb. 12, 1918 ; at Dairen 
Dec. 13, 1920 ; v.c. and interpreter at Yokohama Jan. 
6, 192] ; v.c. at Nagoya Oct. 19, 1921 ; also interpreter 
at Nagoya Oct. 20, 1921 ; v.c. and interpreter at 
Yokohama Apr. 1, 1922 ; cons, of class seven June 22, 
1922 ; cons, at Taihoku Sept. 18, 1922 ; For. Ser. officer 
of class eight July 1, 1924 ; cons, at Nagoya Dec. 12, 
1924 ; at Vancouver Frb. 13, 1928 ; class seven July 
24, 19.30; at Prince Rupert, temp., July 27, 19.34; 
at Vancouver Aug. 27, 1934 ; at Fort William and Port 
Arthur Feb. 15, 1935 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 
1937; married. 

Goodyear, John. — b. Buffalo, N.Y., Nov. 28. 1912 ; 
St. Mark's Sch. grad. ; Yale, B.A. 1935; U. of Giittingen, 
summer 19.34 ; Georgetown Sch. of For. Ser. 1936-37 ; 
Columbia U., summer 1938 ; asst. purchasing agt. for 
steamship company 1935-36 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
July 6, 1938; v.c. at Vancouver July 20. 1938; For. 
Ser. Sch. June 7, 19.39 ; v.c. at Guatemala Jan. 8. 1940 ; 
at Panama Aug. 13, 1940 ; also 3d sec. at Panarmi Nov. 
13, 1940 ; married. 

Goold, Herbert Stewart. — b. San Francisco, Calif., 
Aug. 10, 1886; Stanford, A.B. 1909; mem. of bar of 
Calif.; elk. 1909-11; law elk. 1911-16; app. sec. of 
emb. or leg. of class four Oct. 2, 1916 ; to the Dept. Oct. 
19, 1916; assigned to Bucharest Dec. 5, 1916 (can- 
celed); to Vienna Jan. 31, 1917; to Santo Domingo 
June 7, 1917; class three Aug. 23, 1917; to La Paz 
July 11, 1918; to Guatemala May 11, 1920; to Bogota 
Jan. 7, 1921 ; to Managua Aug. 2, 1921 ; to London Jan. 
18, 1922; class two Mar. 23, 1922; For. Ser. officer of 
class four July 1, 1924 ; 1st sec. at Athens July 17, 
1924 ; at San Jos6, Costa Rica, May 28, 1929 ; class 
three Dec. 19, 1929 ; cons, and cons, at Beirut Sept. 
23, 1930 (canceled) ; cons. gen. and cons. gen. at 
Beirut Oct. 24, 1930 ; cons. gen. and 1st sec. at Hel- 



singfors July 12, 1934 ; class two and couns. of leg. at 
Helsingfors in addition to duties as cons. gen. Apr. 
1, 19.36; cons. gen. at Toronto May 22, 1936; at 
Casablanca July 9. 1037 ; to the Dipt. Feb. 6, 1941 ; 
married. — DE. 

Gooler, Max Hosmer (Maj.). — b. Devils Lake, N.Dak., 
cVpr. 26. 1901 ; U. of N.Dak. A.B. 1922 ; entered U.S. 
Army Feb. 17, 1923 ; assigned as asst. mil. att. at Cairo 
Aug. 19, 1941 ; married. 

Gordon, Bartley Patrick. — b. South Boston, Mass., 
Jan. 21, 1906 ; Williamsburgh High Sch. grad. ; Imsiness- 
sch. grad. ; George Washington, A.B. 1931 ; U.S. Naval 
Reserve 1925-29 ; elk., Dept. of State 1924-30, Dept. of 
Com. 1930-34; app. elk. in Am. emb. at Moscow Feb. 
14, 1034 ; in Am. leg. at Budapest Apr. 11, 1939 ; For. 
Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Nov. 30, 1940 ; to the Dept. D3C. 2, 1940 ; mar- 
ried. — Eu. 

Gordon, George Anderson. — b. Huntsville, Ala., Nov. 
19, 1885 ; prep. schs. in Switzerland and U. S. ; Harvard, 
A.B. 19U6 ; Columbia, LL.B. 1912, on bd. of Law Review ; 
mem. of bar of N.Y. ; instr., St. Paul's Sch., 1906-9 ; 
law practice 1912-17; U.S. Army 1916, 1917-19, capt., 
overseas service ; with Am. Commn. to Negotiate Peace, 
Paris, 1919 ; app. sec. of emb. or leg. of class four Feb. 
18, 1920 ; 3d sec. at Paris Feb. 19, 1920 ; sec. of class 
three Mar. 23, 1922 ; to the Dept. Aug. 20, 1923 ; class 
two Jan. 23, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class four July 1, 
1924 ; 1st sec. at Budapest Apr. 15, 1925 ; class three 
Aug. 31, 1925 ; tech. asst. to Am. del.. Preparatory 
Commn. for the Disarmament Conf., Geneva, 1927 ; 1st 
sec. at Paris May 11, 1927; adviser to Am. del., Conf. 
for Limitation of Naval Armament, Geneva, 1927 ; tech. 
expert. Int. Conf. on Treatment of Foreigners, Paris, 
1929; class two Dec. 19, 1929; couns. of emb. at Paris 
Jan. 8, 1930; adviser, London Naval Conf., 1930; 
couns. of emb. at Berlin Mar. 26, 1930 ; adviser, Conf. 
of Ministers for Moratorium on Intergovernmental 
Debts, London, 1931 ; class one July 1, 1931 ; couns. of 
emb. at Rio de Janeiro Aug. 31, 1934 ; E.E. and M.P. 
to Haiti June 5. 1935 ; to the Netherlands July 30, 1937- 
Apr. 3, 1941 ; act. chief, Div. of For. Activity Correlation, 
Dept. of State, Nov. 22, 1940 ; married. — FC. 

Goshie, John Louis. — b. New York, N.Y., Jan. 14, 
1908; Realgymnasium (Timisoara, Rumania) grad.; 
Consular Acad.. Vienna, diploma 1929 ; Georgetown, 
M.S. (For. Ser.) 1933; economist, Nat. Recovery Admin., 
1933-36 ; price examiner, Nat. Bituminous Coal Commn., 
1936 ; entered Bu. of For. and Dom. Com. Aug. 18, 1937 ; 
app. asst. trade commr. at Rome June 1, 1938 ; For. 
Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1939 ; v.c. of career and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939; v.c. at Rome Dec. 29, 
1939 ; 3d sec. at Rome July 11, 1941 ; married. 

Gotlieb, Bernard. — b. New York, N.Y., Nov. 7, 1893 ; 
Stuyvesant High Sch. grad. ; Columbia, B.A. 1914 ; 
teacher of Spanish in high sch. ; app. cons. asst. Mar. 
24, 1915; student interpreter in Turkey May 1, 1915; 
v.c. and interpreter at Baghdad Aug. 24, 1917, but did 
not proceed to post ; detailed to the Dept. Aug. 24, 1917 ; 
to Cairo Oct. 11. 1918 ; v.c. and interpreter at Cairo 
Mar. 10, 1919; detailed to Teheran Sept. 7, 1921; v.c. 



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and interpreter nt Teheran Nov. 10, 1021 ; cons, of class 
six Nov. 23. 1921 ; For. Sor. officer of class seven July 1, 
1924 ; con.s. nt Halifax Sept. 8. 1924 ; at Singapore 
July 27. 1926 : at Welliuirton Mar. 10, 192,S ; class six 
May 9. 19:?0 ; at Messina Mar. 6, 1933; at Trieste June 
8. 1934; class five June 1. 1937; sec. in tlie Diplo. Ser. 
Dec. 1. 1937; cons, at Nuevo Laredo Apr. 2G, 1940; 
married. 

Gould, Karl T. (Capt.). — b. Huntington, W. Va., Sept. 
4. 19IIN; U S M..V.. irrad. 1934; assisned as asst. mil. 
att. at Tokyo .Vui;. 12. 1941 ; married. 

Gourley, Louis Hill.— b. Springfield, 111., Oct. 17, 
18S9 ; Spriny:field Hijrh Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; 
Alliance Krancaise, summer 1909 ; U. of 111., A.B. 1912 ; 
George Washington, M.A. 1916 ; N.Y.U., 1940 ; prof, of 
Eng., San Luis Coll., San Luis Potest, Mexico, 1912-13; 
app. elk. in Am. consulate at Vera Cruz July 1, 1913 ; 
v.c. at Vera Cruz July 1, 1916: cons, asst. Aug. 30, 
1916 ; v.c. at War.saw July 21, 1919 ; v.c. of career of 
class three Sept. 27, 1919 ; v.c. at War.'^aw Oct. 22, 
1919 ; class two May 24. 1920 ; class one Nov. 17, 1921 ; 
cons, of class seven June 22, 1922; class six Dec. 19, 
1923 ; For. Ser. officer of class seven July 1, 1024 ; cons, 
at Louren(;o Marques Apr. 10. 192.5 ; at Port Elizabeth 
Dec. 30, 1925; detailed to Int. Radiotelegraph Conf., 
Washington, 1927 ; cons, at Sao Paulo Feb. 2, 1928 ; 
class six May 23, 1929 ; at Medan Apr. 4, 1931 ; at 
Hong Kong Sept. 6. 1933 ; class five July 1, 1934 ; at 
Shanghai Jan. 27, 1936 ; class four Apr. 1, 1937 ; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; cons, at Tsingtao, 
temp., Feb. 21, 1938; at Kobe June 30, 1938; at Dairen, 
temp., Apr. 27, 1940 ; at Harbin Apr. 29, 1940. 

Gowen, Franklin Crosbie. — b. Florence, Italy, of Am. 
parents, Dec. 16, 1895; Surrey House Coll., London, 
England ; Royal Tech. Sch. (Leghorn, Italy) giad. ; 
Emerson Inst. ; English-Italian corr. and translator, 
teacher of Eug. and Italian 1915-20 ; app. elk. in Am. 
consulate at Leghorn Jan. 1, 1920; v.c. at Leghorn 
Oct. 26. 1920 ; at Genoa June 6. 1925 : For. Ser. officer 
uncLiss. and v.c. of career Jan. 7. 1026 ; v.c. at Genoa 
Feb. 1, 1926; at Rome Aug. 10, 1026; at Leghorn, 
temp., Jan. 11. 192S ; at Rome Feb. 7. 1928; class 
eight, cons., and cons, at Rome Dec. 19, 1929; at Naples 
Apr. 17. 19.30; at Palermo Mar. 24, 1931; class seven 
July 1. 1931 ; con.s. at London Oct. 17, 1932; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17. 1037 ; 2d sec. at London in addi- 
tion to duties as cons. Jan. 17, 1939 ; class six Mar. 
1. 10.39 ; 2d sec. of emh. near Govts, of Poland and Bel- 
gium and 2d see. of leg. near Govts, of Norway and 
the Netherlands, established in England. Apr. i:8. 1041; 
class five May 1, 1041 ; also 2d sec. near Govts, of Yugo- 
slavia Sept. 5, 1941, and Czechoslovakia Oct. 7, 1941, 
establislied in England ; married. 

Graling:, Francis John (Maj.) b. Spring Valley, 

Minn., Oft. ?.. 1808; Si.ring Valley High Sch. gra'l. ; 
Marion (Ala.) Inst, grad.; Carleton Coll. 1916-18; 
U, of Minn. 1919 ; U.S.M.A. grad. 1024 ; as.signed as 
asst. mil. att. at Ottawa Apr. 4, 1941 ; married. 

Granata, Harold Michael. — b. New York, N.Y., June 
29. 1906: cml high sch. (Naples. Italy) grad.; Galileo 
Galilei Inst., Rome. :>, yrs. ; exporting business 1927- 
31; mgr. of travel office in Italy 1931-35; app. elk. in 



Am. consulate gen. at Naples Aug. 1, 1935; v.c. at 
Naples Feb. 17, 1937 ; at Rome Feb. 18, 1941 ; at Seville 
July 22, 1941 ; married. 

Grant, Hugh Gladney. — b. Birmingham, Ala., Sept, 2, 
18SS; Howard Coll. I'rep. Sell, grad.; Howard Coll., 
A.l?. 1910, A.M. 1016; Harvard, A.B. 1912; George 
Washington, A.M. 1931 ; political and feature writer 
for Southern newspapers 1910-20; Birmingham Bd. of 
Education 1913-18; U.S. Army 1918; educational work, 
Fed. Bd. for Vocational Education and Ala. State Dept. 
of Education, 1919-23 ; dir., dept. of journalism, and 
assoc. prof, of govt, and history, Ala. Polytech. Inst. 
192.3-27; private sec. to U. S. Senator 1027-33; writer 
and lecturer on governmental and political subjects; 
app. divisional asst. at $4,600 in the Dept. of State 
Dec. 10. 1933; E. E. and M. P. to Albania Aug. 9, 
1935-Jan. 24, 1940 ; to Thailand Apr. 3, 1940-Scpt. 16, 
1941 ; married. 

Graubart, Arthur Harrison (Lt. Comdr.) — b. Albany, 
N.Y., Dec. 8, 1901 ; Townsend-Harris Sch. grad. ; Co- 
lumbia U. 1919-21; U.S.N.A. grad. 1925; Technische 
Hochschule, Dresden, Germany, 1022-23 ; a.ssigned as 
asst. naval att. at Berlin and The Hague Mar. 11, 1940 ; 
relieved of duties at The Hague July 18, 1940 ; asst. 
naval att. at Stockholm in addition to duties at Berlin 
July 10, 1941 ; married. 

Graves, George Millard. — b. Bennington, Vt., Sept. 
2. 1903; Pawling Sch. grad.; Williams Coll. 1021-23; 
Cambridge U., England, 1923-24 ; U. of Grenoble 1924- 
25 ; ficole Libre des Sciences Politiques 1925-26 ; app. 
For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career Jan. 13, 
1928; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. '20, 1928; v.c. at Mukden 
,Iune 11, 1028 ; at Hankow Sept. 18, 1028 ; For. Ser. 
officer to the leg. at San Salvador Dec. 15, 1932 ; sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. and 3d sec. at San Salvador Apr. 5, 
1033 ; at Managua Oct. 25, 1933 ; also v.c. at Managua 
Dec. 1, 1933 ; class eight, cons., and cons, at Managua 
in addition to duties as 3d sec. Oct. 1, 1935 ; cons, at 
Malaga Oct. 2, 1935>; at Vigo Oct. 21, 1936; class seven 
May 1, 19.38 ; at Colombo July 5, 1939 ; class six Mar. 1, 
1940 ; married. 

Gray, Archibald Edmund. — b. Cincinnati, Ohio. Nov. 
16, 1900; U. S. N. A. 1019-20; Eureka Coll.. B.S. 1922; 
U. of 111., M.S. 1923. Ph.D. 1925; chemist for rubber 
company 1925-26 ; instr. in chemistry, Lehigh U., 1926- 
28 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career 
May 17, 1028; For. Ser. Sch. May 24, 1028; v.c. at 
Callao-Lima Jan. 18, 1929 ; at Bordeaux Apr. 11, 1931 ; 
class eight, cons., and cons, at Bordeaux Oct. 1, 1935; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. and cons, and 3d sec. at Helsing- 
fors Oct. 4, 1935 ; class seven Mar. 1, 1930 ; 2d sec. at 
Helsinki in addition to duties as cons. Mar. 30, 1039 ; 
cons, at Barcelona July 1, 1939 ; at Valencia, temp.. 
May 8, 1041 ; 2d sec. and eons, at Santiago Sept. 16, 
1041 ; married. 

Gray, Cecil Wayne. — b. Emmett, Tenn., Aug. 14, 
1898 ; Bristol High Sch. grad. ; Roanoke C(dl., B.A. 
1920 ; S.A.T.C. 1918 ; instr., Millersburg Mil. Inst., 1921- 
22 ; app. dk. in Am. consulate gen. at Buenos Aires 
Juno 18, 1923; resigned Sept. 19, 1925; reapp. Oct. 23, 
1925 ; v.c. at Buenos Aires May 6. 1927 ; For Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, .nnd v.c. at Buenos Aires 
Oct. 24. 1928; at Berlin Nov. 19, 1930; sec. in the 



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Diplo. Ser. Apr. 28, 1934 ; Sd sec. at Vienna June 13, 
1934; class eight July 1, 1934; cons. Jan. 22, 1935; to 
the Dept. Mar. 29, 1935 ; class seven Apr. 1, 1936 ; sec. 
of U.S. del., Inter-Am. Conf. for Maintenance of Peace, 
Buenos Aires, 1936 ; class six May 1, 1938 ; 2d sec. at 
Lima Nov. 3, 1938; to the Dept. Dec. 23, 1938; sec. 
to (hm. U.S. del., 8th Int. Conf. of Am. States, Lima, 
1938 ; asst. to the sec. of state Mar. 24, 1939 ; class 
five Mar. 1, 1940 ; asst. to U.S. del., 2d Meeting of 
Ministers of For. Affairs of the Am. Republics, Habana, 
1940 ; married.— S. 

Gray, David. — h. Buffalo, N.Y., Aug. 8, 1870; sch. in 
Switzerland ; Buffalo High Sch. grad. ; Harvard, A.B. 
1892 ; U. of Buffalo, LL.B. 1899 ; mem. of bar of N.Y. ; 
newspaper work 1893-94, assoc. editor and managing 
editor, metropolitan newspapers 1894-97 ; U. S. Army 
1917-19, capt., overseas senuce ; playwright and 
author; app. E.E. and M.P. to Ireland Feb. 16, 1940; 
married. 

Green, Caspar Dunham. — b. Hiram, Ohio^ Feb. 13, 
1915 ; Hiram High Sch. grad. ; Hiram Coll., A.B. 
1936; Ohio State Coll., A.M. 1939; instr. in German, 
Hiram Coll., 1937 ; supervisor, Puerto Rican Dept. of 
Education, 1937-40 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., 
v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 
1941 ; v.c. at Habana Mar. 28, 1941 ; married. 

Green, Joseph Coy. — b. Cincinnati, Ohio, Apr. 12, 
1887 ; Hughes High Sch. grad. ; Princeton, A.B. 1908, 
A.M. 1909; U. of Paris 1909-10, 1!:)13-14, Princeton 
1914-15; instr. in hist, Bordentown Mil. Inst., 1910-11, 
Columbia U., 1911-13; with Commn. for Relief in Bel- 
gium 1915-17 ; U. S. Army 1917-19, maj., overseas 
service ; dir. for Rumania and Near East, Am. Relief 
Admin., 1918-19 ; asst. prof, of hist, and politics 
1920-24 and assoc. prof, of hist. 1924-30, Princeton; 
special ed., Webster's New Int. Diet., 1929-34 ; app. 
divisional asst. at $5,600 in the Dept. of State Oct. 6, 
1930 ; mem., committee to revise For. Ser. exams., 
1931- ; advisory mem. for Dept. of State, Am. Com- 
mittee on Int. lust, of Agri., 1931-35 ; special repre- 
sentative of U. S., Int. Inst, of Agri., Rome, 1931-32; 
special asst. to Am. Minister at Bern 1931-32 ; mem., 
Publications Committee of the Dept., 1931- ; chief. 
Office of Arms and Munitions Control, Sept. 19, 1935 ; 
at $6,500 June 16, 1936; chief, Div. of Controls, Nov. 
22, 1938; at $8,000 Apr. 16, 1939; exec, sec, Nat. 
Munitions Control Bd., Sept. 24, 1935- ; special asst. 
to the sec. of state and chief. Special Div., Oct. 8, 1941 ; 
married. — SD. 

Greenacre, Alvord John (Lt. Comdr.). — b. Chicago, 
111., Dec. 1, 1903 ; Morgan Parii High Sch. grad. ; 
U.S.N.A. grad. 1926 ; assigned as naval att. and naval 
att. for air at Quito July 8, 1940 ; married. 

Greene, Winthrop Stephenson. — b. Worcester, Mass., 
May 16. 1891 ; Classical High Sch. grad. ; Bowdoin Coll., 
A.B. 1913; insur. business 1913-17, 1919-22; U. S. 
Army 1917-19, overseas service, 1922-24, It. col. ; elk. 
in Am. consulate at Cobh July-Oct. 1924 ; app. For. 
Si'r. officer unclass. and v.c. of career Oct. 16, 1924 ; 
v.c. at Cobh Oct. 21, 1924 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 8, 
1926; 3d sec. at Santiago, Chile, June 15, 1926; class 
eight and cons. Dec. 19, 1929 ; 3d sec. at Berne June 9, 



1930 ; sec. of del. to Conf. on the Limitation of the 
Manufacture of Narcotic Drugs, Geneva, 1931 ; cons, 
and 3d sec. at Bogota Jan. 2, 1934 ; class seven July 1, 
1934 ; 2d sec. at Bogota in addition to duties as cons. 
Jan. 31, 1935 ; class six Apr. 1, 1936 ; 2d sec. at Stock- 
holm July 30, 1938 ; class five Apr. 1, 1939 ; also cons. 
at Stockholm Nov. 27, 1940. 

Greenup, Julian Cecil. — b. Washburn, Mo., Nov. 4, 
1891 ; Mt. Vernon Acad. grad. ; studied in Germany and 
Switzerland 1912-14; U. of Calif., A.B. 1915, M.A. 
1917 ; teacher of printing, hist., and modem languages, 
and principal of high sch. 1915-19 ; app. v.c. of career of 
class three Sept. 27, 1919 ; v.c. at Oruro Oct. 31, 1919 ; 
at Las Palinas May 14. 1920 ; class two Nov. 17. 1921 ; 
class one May 26, 1922 ; cons, of class seven Dec. 19, 
1923 ; For. Ser. officer of class eight July 1. 1924 ; re- 
signed July 3, 1926 ; instr. in modern languages in jr. 
coll. 1926-29 ; asst. trade commr. at Madrid Apr. 1, 
1929 ; trade commr. at Madrid June 1, 1929 ; asst. cml. 
att. at Madrid June 7, 1930 ; cml. att. at Lima Dec. 13, 
1935 ; For. Ser. officer of class five July 1, 1939 ; cons, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16. 1939 ; married. 

Greenwell, Samuel Alexander (Lt. Col.). — b. Cleburne, 
Tex., Jan. 1, 1883; mem. Philippine constabulary 
1904-10 ; O.R.C. 1917, capt. ; entered U. S. Army Aug. 
15, 1917 ; assigned as asst. mil. att. at London May 25, 
1938 ; married. 

Grew, Joseph Clark. — b. Boston, Mass., May 27, 1880 ; 
Groton Sch. ; Harvard, A.B. 1902 ; app. elk. in Am. 
consulate gen. at Cairo July 19, 1904 ; dep. cons. gen. 
at Cairo Nov. 3, 1904 ; 3d sec. at Mexico City Mar. 1, 
1906 ; at St. Petersburg May 7, 1907 ; 2d sec. at Berlin 
June 10, 1908 ; sec. of emb. at Vienna Jan. 27, 1911 ; 
at Berlin Sept. 12. 1912 ; sec. of emb. or leg. of class one 
by act approved Feb. 5, 1915 ; couns. of emb. at Berlin 
July 17, 1916 ; assigned to Vienna Feb. 14, 1917, and as 
couns. Feb. 19, 1917 ; to the Dept. May 23, 1917 ; act. 
chief, Div. of Western European Affairs. Mar. 14, 1918 ; 
sec. to Am. del., armistice conf. of Supreme War Council, 
Versailles, 1918 ; sec. gen. with rank of E.E. and M.P., 
Am. Commn. to Negotiate Peace, Paris, 1918-19 ; couns. 
of emb. at Paris Nov. 28, 1919; E.E. and M.P. to 
Denmark Apr. 7, 1920 ; to Switzerland Sept. 24, 1921 ; 
unofficial observer, Lausanne Conf.. 1922-23 ; empowered 
by the President to negotiate, conclude, and sign treaty 
of amity and commerce with Turkey 1923 ; unofficial 
representative, 9th sess.. Temp. Mixed Commn. for Re- 
duction of Armaments, Geneva, 1924, and meeting of 
subcommittee, Paris, 1924 ; undorsec. of state Mar. 7, 
1924 ; chm. of For. Ser. Personnel Bd. and of Bd. 
of Examiners for the For. Ser. July 1, 1924 to June 30, 
1927 ; A.E. and P. to Turkey May 19, 1927 ; to Japan 
Feb. 19, 1932; married. 

Grifan, Raphael (Col.). — b. Fredericksburg. Va., Feb. 
10, 1S94 ; Va. Mil. Inst., B.S. 1915 ; entered U.S. Marine 
Corps Oct. 28. 1910 ; assigned as asst. naval att. and 
asst. naval att. for air at Moscow Sept. 18, 1941 ; 
married. 

Grinnell, Robert. — b. Dover, Mass., Oct. 14, 1913; 
Milton Acad. grad. ; Harvard. A.B. 1936. summer sch. 
1937 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 6, 1938 ; v.c. at Mexico City 



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131 



July 18, 193S; For. Scr. Sell. June 7, 1939; v.c. at 
Singapore Jan. 8, 1940. 

Groeninger, Joseph George. — b. Baltimore, Md., Nov. 
22. 18S4 ; high si-h. and business sch. ; with businc'^s 
Arms tl JTS. ; rublic Athletic LoaRuc and Playsround 
Assn. of Baltimore 2 jrs. ; app. ilk. in Am. loR. at Copen- 
hagen Dec. 7, 1911 : v.c. at Copenhasen Oct. 18, 1918; 
v.c. of career of class three May 24. 1020, and assigned 
to Copenhagen ; detailed to Berlin Sept. 28. 1920 ; v.c. at 
Berlin Nov. 15. 1921 ; class two Nov. 17. 1921 ; class one 
Nov. 2:?. 1923 ; For. Ser. officer untlass. .Tuly 1, 1924 ; 
class eight Feb. 24. 1925 ; cons. Mar. 3. 1925 ; cons, at 
Tallinn Mar. 23. 1925; at Rotterdam July 3, 1926; at 
Batavia Oct. 27. 1927 ; class seven Dec. 19. 1929 ; at 
Karachi Dec. 23. 1931; also to Kabul Mar. 21, 19.S5 ; 
at Auckland June 10. 1936; class six Apr. 1, 1937; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1. 1937 ; cons, at Bradford Oct. 6, 
1941. 

Groth, Edward Miller.— b. New York, N.Y., June 14, 
1893 ; New Rochelle High Sch. grad. ; Columbia U. ; 
elk. 1912-16; U.S. Navy 1917-19; app. v.c. of career 
of class three May 24. 1920 ; v. c. at Rotterdam June 
11. 1920 ; class two Nov. 17, 1921 ; class one May 26, 
1922; v.c. at Belgrade June 23, 1922; at Beirut Jan. 
29, 192.'i; cons, of class seven Mar. 1, 1923; class six 
Dec. 19, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer of class seven July 1, 
1924 ; cons, at Damascus Aug. 1. 1924 ; detailed to 
Aleppo July 2, 1925 ; to Baghdad Aug. 3, 1925 ; cons, 
at Damascus Aui:. 11. 1925; cla.^s six Aug. 31, 1925; 
at Surabaya Dec. 17, 1925 ; at Copenhagen July 2, 1929 ; 
class five July 24. 19.'?0 ; at Capetown Sept. 2, 1933; 
at Calcutta Aug. 17, 1934 ; also at Kabul Mar. 21, 19.35; 
class four Oct. 1. 1935: sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 
1937 ; cla.ss three Jan. 3, 1938; cons. gen. June 3, 1941 ; 
to the Dept. Nov. 1, 1941. — DE. 

Groves, H. Lawrence. — b. Coudersport. Pa., Jan. 21, 
1888 ; Ilotchkiss Sch. grad. ; Harvard, A.B. 1912 ; with 
mfg. firms 1912-19 ; trade commr. in France and 
Switzerland 1!>19-21, in Latvia, Finland, Estonia, and 
Lithuania 1921-22. at Prague 1922-24 ; Inter-pariia- 
m. ntary Conf., Prague, 1924; cml. att. at Prague 
1924-25 ; at Vienna 1925-29 ; also at Belgrade 1927-29, 
and at Budapest 1027-28 ; tech, expert, Conf. for Re- 
mnva! of Import and Export Restrictions, Geneva, 1927 ; 
cml. att. at Berlin 1920-33 ; del., 13th Int. Housing and 
Town Planning Cong., Berlin, 1931 ; asst. to dir., Bu. 
of For. and Dom. Com., 1936-37 ; chief. For. Com. Ser., 
1937-38 ; mem.. Committee for Reciprocity Information, 
1937-38 ; app. cml. att. at Brussels Nov. 12, 1938 ; also 
at Luxemburg Jan. 21. 1939; at Athens June 29, 1939; 
For. Ser. officer of class three July 1. 19.39 ; cons, and 
soc. in the Diplo. Sir. Nov. 10. 1939; cml. att. and 

lis. at Shanghai Jan. 8, 1941 ; married. 

Grummon, Stuart Edgar. — b. Newark, N.J., Mar. 28, 
1901; Newark Acad, grad.; National U. of Mexico, 
summer 1922; Princeton, B.A. 1923; app. sec. of 
emb. or leg. of class four Dec. 12, 1923, and assigned 
to the Dept.; to Mexico City Feb. 5. 1024: For. Ser. 
offlcpr of class eight and 3d sec. at Mexico City July 1, 
1924 : at The Hagne Jan. 22, 1027 ; at Madrid July 12, 
1927 ; detailed to Conf. of Int. Chamber of Com., Stock- 
holm. 1927; class seven May 17, 1928; 3d sec. at Port 
au Prince July 24. 1928; 2d sec. Oct. 19, 1929; class 



six July 24, 1930; to the Dept. Nov. 6, 1930; cons. 
Nov. 3. 1934; cons, at Dairen Nov. 9, 1934; class 
five Oct. 1. 1935 : cons, and 2d sec. at Moscow Sept. 

0, 1037 : class four Jan. 3, 1938 ; 1st sec. at Moscow 
in addition to duties as cons. Mar. 19, 1938; 1st sec. 
at Tok.vo July 8, 1939; to the Dept. July 31, 1941; 
married. — RC. 

Grussendorf, Richard A. (Maj.). — b. Fergus Falls, 
Minn., Mar. 10, 1900; Lodi (Calif.) Union High Sch. 
grad. ; U. of Calif., B.A. 1928 ; entered U.S. Army 
Feb. 27, 1920; assigned as asst. mil. alt. and asst. mil. 
att. for air at Peiping (temp, at Chungking) July 9, 
19J1 ; married. 

Gufler, Bernard. — b. Lawrence, Kans., June 1, 1903 ; 
Topeka High Sch. ; Princeton, A.B. 1925 ; Harvard 
Sch. of Business Admin. 1 yr. ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass. and v.c. of career Nov. 12, 1929 ; v.c. at 
Vancouver, temp., Nov. 19, 1929 ; For. Scr. Sch. Apr. 
19, 1930; v.c. at Riga July 22, 1930; For. Ser. officer 
in the emb. at Warsaw May 22, 1933 ; see. in the Diplo. 
Ser. June 13, 1933; 3d sec. at Warsaw June 17, 1933; 
to the Dept. Mar. 7, 1934 ; class eight and cons. Oct. 

1, 1935; cons, and 3d sec. at Kaunas Feb. 7, 1938; 
class seven Aug. 17, 1938 ; 2d sec. at Kaunas in addi- 
tion to duties as cons. Mar. 1, 1939 ; cons, and 2d sec. 
at Berlin, Aug. 22, 1940 ; relieved of duties as cons. 
July 15, 1941 ; married. 

Guinn, Paul Spencer, — b. Catawissa, Pa., Dec. 25, 
1896 ; Shamokin High Sch. grad. ; Pace Inst. 2 yrs. ; 
Boston U. 1925-26; Harvard Sch. of Business Admin. 
1926-27; elk., Bu. of For. and Dom. Com., 1915-18, 
1019; U.S. Naval Reserve Force 1918-10, ensign; app. 
elk. to trade commr. at Johannesburg Feb. 24, 1920 ; to 
cml. att. at London Dec. 1, 1920 ; to trade commr. at 
The Hague Jan. 20, 1923; at London Dec. 1, 1923; in 
Boston dist. office Dec. 1. 1924 ; asst. trade commr. 
at The Hague July 1, 1927 ; asst. cml. att. at The 
Hague Nov. 9, 1927 ; relieved July 31, 1933 ; accountant, 
Bu. of Public Roads, Dept. of Agri., 1933-36 ; app. asst. 
trade commr. at Brussels Jan. 21, 1936 ; asst. cmL 
att. at Brussels Aug. 25, 1938 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
seven July 1, 1939 ; cons, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Nov. 16, 19.39 ; cons, at Vienna July 6, 1940 ; 2d sec. 
and cons, at Berlin Jan. 14, 1941 ; relieved of duties 
as cons. July 15, 1941 ; married. 

Gullet, John Sherman (Lt. Col.).— b. lola, 111., Feb. 6, 
1890; Harvard Sch. of Business Admin., grad. 1932; 
D. S. Army 1917-19 ; reentered U. S. Army Sept. 29. 
1920 ; assigned as mil. att. and mil. att. for air at 
Ottawa Mar. 7, 1940 ; married. 

Gullion, Edmund Asbury, — b. Lexington, Ky., Mar. 2, 
1913; Western High Sch. (D.C.) grad.; Emerson Inst.; 
Princeton, A.B. 1035 ; teacher in prep. sch. 1936 37 ; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. July 2, 1937; v.c. at Marseille July 
s, 1937; For. Ser. Sch. Oct. 24, 1938; v.c. at Salonika 
Apr. 21, 1939; at Calcutta Sept. 4, 1941. 

Gunsaulus, Edwin Norton. — b. London, Ohio, Feb. 
25, 1S94 ; Johannesburg Coll., So. Africa, 1 yr. ; Upper 
Canada Coll., Toronto. 5 yrs.; elk. 1914-16; cml. 
work 1916-18, 1919-20; U.S. Army 1918-19, overseas 



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service ; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Halifax 
Jan. 18, 1921 ; v.c. at Windsor Apr. 11, 1922 ; at 
Charlottetown Apr. 7, 1924 ; at Windsor Dec. 1, 1930 ; 
at St. Pierre-Miquelon Nov. 24, 1934; at Halifax Oct. 
7, 1938 ; married. 

Gunther, Franklin Mott.— b. New York, N.Y., Feb. 28, 
1885 ; Harvard, A.B. 1907 ; ficole Libre des Sciences 
Politiques 1907-8 ; private sec. to Am. amb. to Japan 
1908-9 ; app. 3d sec. of emb. at Paris Aug. 5, 1909 ; 
to the Dept. Nov. 1, 1910 ; sec. of leg. at Managua 
Jan. 27, 1911; at Lisbon Feb. 1, 1912; 2d sec. of 
emb. at Rio de Janeiro Aug. 22, 1912 ; sec. of leg. at 
Christiania Feb. 11, 1914 ; tech. del. and sec. to Am. 
del., Int. Conf. on Spitzbergen, 1914 : 2d sec. at London 
Sept. 15, 1914 ; sec. of emb. or leg. of class three by 
act approved Feb. 5, 1915 ; assigned to London Apr. 17, 
1915; class two July 13, 1917; to The Hague Feb. 6, 
1919 ; class one Dec. 20, 1919 ; couns. of emb. at Rome 
June 14, 1920 ; to the Dept. Mar. 5, 1924 ; chief, Div. 
of Mexican Affairs, June 25, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer 
of class one July 1, 1924; E.E. and M.P. to Egypt 
Apr. 5, 1928; to Ecuador Jan. 22, 1930, but did not 
proceed to post ; resigned Sept. 27, 1930 ; pres.. Am. 
Inst, for Iranian Art and Archaeology, 1930- ; financial 
and economic research 1930-37 ; app. E.E. and M.P. 
to Rumania July 31, 1937 ; married. 

Guttman, Davis A. — b. New York, N.Y., Jan. 27, 1908 ; 
Morris High Sch. grad. ; New York U. 1926-27 ; St. 
John's Coll. 1927-28 ; St. Lawrence U. Law Sch. 1928- 
30 ; tutors in French and Italian ; law elk. 1026-27 ; 
accountant 1928-29 ; import-export business 1929-34 ; 
sales work with adv. company 1934-35 ; app. elk. in Am. 
legation at Asuncion Oct. 10. 1936; v.c. at Asuncion 
July 28, 1041 ; married. 

Gwynn, William Martin. — b. Detroit, Mich., Mar. 14, 
1892; Los Angles High Sch. grad.; U. of Calif., B.L. 
1914 ; Ecole Libre des Sciences Politiques, Paris, 
diplOme 1924 : Faculty de Droit. U. of Paris, 1924-25 ; 
ficole Nationale des Langiies Orientales Vivantes, Paris, 
diploma in Russian. 1931 ; asst. in library of U. of 
Calif., 1915-16 ; with Am. Commn. for Relief in Bel- 
gium 1916-17 ; ambulance driver with French Army 
Apr.-Sept. 1917; D. S. Army 1917-19, 1st It., overseas 
service ; O.R.C. 1919-20, 1st It. ; exec, officer in Trieste, 
Italy, for U.S. Food Admin. 1919 ; insp. in Galicia, 
Poland, for Am. Relief Admin. 1919-22 ; app. For. Ser. 
officer unclass. May 28, 1926 ; v.c. of career June 15, 
1926 ; v.c. at Prague Mar. 26. 1927 ; language officer at 
Paris Aug. 16, 1928 ; v.c. at Tallinn, temp.. June 15, 
1929 ; language officer at Paris Nov. 7, 1929 ; class 
eight and cons. May 9, 1930 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
June 19, 1931 ; 3d sec. at Riga July 8, 1931 ; class 
seven July 1. 1934; 2d sec. at Riga Jan. 31, 1935; 
also cons, at Riga Nov. 7, 1935; class six Apr. 1, 1936; 
2d sec. at Paris, Dec. 19, 1936; also cons, at Paris 
Sept. IS, 1937; cons, at Beirut Jan. 17, 1038; c'ass Ave 
Aug. 16, 1941 ; married. 

Hackworth, Green Haywood. — h. Prestonburg, Ky., 
Jan. 23, 1883 ; Willard Normal Sch. grad. ; Valparaiso 
U., B.A. 1905 ; Georgetown, LL.B. 1912 ; George Wash- 
ington U. 1 yr. ; mem. of bar of D.C. ; mem.. Advisory 
Committee on Research in Int. Law, Harvard, 1928- ; 



elk., 1909-16; app. law elk. at $2,000 in the Dept. of 
State Aug. 10, 1916; at $2,250 Oct. 22, 1917; at 
$2,500 Jan. 2, 1918 ; asst. solicitor Oct. 1, 1918 ; at 
$3,000 July 1, 1919; asst. to the solicitor at $4,000 
Jan. 1, 1920 ; drafting officer July 1, 1920 ; asst. 
solicitor at $4,500 Aug. 16, 1922 ; app. to represent 
the interests of the U.S. in all matters or investiga- 
tions before the Int. Joint Commn., U.S. and Canada, 
1922-25 ; to represent the Dept. of State in negotiation 
of treaty and protocol between U.S. and Great Britain 
to reg-ulate the level of the Lake of the Woods and 
settle certain claims, and an agreement between U.S. 
and Canada to refer to the Int. Joint Commn. certain 
questions relating to Rainy Lake and other lakes of 
the Lake of the Woods watershed, Ottawa and Wash- 
ington, 1922-25; del., Lausanne Conf., 1923, and to 
Spain on treaty negotiations 1923; at $5,200 July 1, 
1924; at $5,600 May 1, 1925; act. solicitor of the 
Dept. of State July 1. 1925 ; solicitor Aug. 10. 1925 ; at 
$8,500 Aug. 14, 1925 ; del., Conf. for the Codification 
of Int. Law, The Hague, 1930 ; legal adviser at $9,000 
July 1. 1931 ; mem.. Permanent Court of Arbitration, 
The Hague, 1937- ; del., 8th Int. Conf. of Am. States, 
Lima, 1938 ; del., 8th Am. Scientiflc Cong., Washing- 
ton, 1940 ; adviser to U.S. del., 2d Meeting of Ministers 
of For. Affairs of Am. Republics, Ilabana, 1040 ; U.S. 
del., Inter-Am. Maritime Conf., Washington, 1940; mar- 
ried.^ — Le. 

Hadraba, Theodore Joseph. — b. Omaha, Nebr., Oct. 
20, 1907 ; Plattsmouth High Sch. grad. ; Northwestern, 
B.S. 1929, grad. work 1932-33; fellow, Grad. Sch. 
of Com., Prague, 193.3-34 ; financial sec. and invest- 
ment-research work for bank 1930-32; asst. in finance 
dept.. Northwestern U., 1932-33 ; comptroller for 
Czechoslovak Pavilion, Chicago World's Fair Centennial 
Celebration, 1933 ; elk., office of cml. att. at Prague, 
1934-37 ; app. asst. trade commr. at Prague Jan. 16, 
1937 ; at Brussels Apr. 1, 1939 ; For Ser. officer unclass. 
July 1, 1939 ; to the Dept. and detailed to the Dept. 
of Com. Aug. 18, 1939 ; v.c. of career and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16. 1939 ; to the Dept. Apr. 13, 1940 ; 
married. — SD. 

Haering, George John. — b. New York, N.Y., Aug. 13, 
1895 ; Stuyvesant High Sch. grad. ; U. of Mich. 3 yrs. ; 
U.S. Army 1917-19, overseas service ; U.S. Shipping 
Bd. 1919-20; with steamship company as asst. marine 
supt. and representative in Ireland 1920-24 ; app. For. 
Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career Oct. 16, 1924 ; 
v.c. at Kobe Nov. 8, 1924 ; class eight, cons., and cons, 
at Kobe May 23, 1929 ; at Rangoon Sept. 6, 1929 ; class 
seven July 1, 1931 ; at Glasgow Aug. 31, 1931 ; at 
Pernambuco Jan. 3, 1933 ; class six Apr. 1, 1937 ; at 
Antwerp Apr. 2, 19.37 (canceled) ; at Warsaw Sept. 23, 
1937 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; class five 
Nov. 16, 1939 ; cons, in emb. at Berlin, temp.. Mar. 22, 
1940; cons, at Vigo Aug. 6, 1940; 2d s;'C. and cons, at 
Madrid, temp., Oct. 27, 1941 ; married. 

Hagerman, Worthington Estel. — b. Carmel, Ind., Nov. 
25, 1878; Carmel High Sch. grad.; Penn. Coll. 1898- 
1900; Art Inst., Chicago, 1900-1903; app. elk. In Am. 
onib. at I'aris July 14, 1916; resigned Feb. 1917; 
elk., U. S. Army, 1918-19 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate 
gen. at Paris Aug. 12, 1919 ; v.c. at Nantes Dec. 3, 



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1025; at Calais, temp., Oct. 30. 1926; at Nantes Dec. 
3, 1026 ; at Boiilosnc-sur-Mor. toinp., AiiK. 5, 1927 ; at 
Naiit.s Oct. 1, 1027; at Calais, temp., Aus. 4, 1928; 
at Nantes Sept. 19, 102S ; at Havre Aus. 25. 1930; 
nt Bouloj:ne-sur-Mer Nov. 4, 19,30; at Nantes June 6, 
1932; at Paris for duty in the (list. acct. and disbursing 
offlee nee. 9, 1932; v.e. at Bordeaux Aug. 31, 1940; 
at Tunis July 19, 1041 (caiicoUd) ; married. 

Haig, Robert VanRensselaer. — b. Washinsrton, D.C., 
Aug. 10, 1900; U. of Md., 1?.S. 1921; George Wash- 
ington, LL. n. 1920 ; mem. of bar of D.C. ; S.A.T.C. 
1918; cliv. 1921-23; app. elk. at $1,000 in the Dept. 
of State Jan. 27. 1923: at $1,100 Mar. 1. 1924; at 
$1,200 June 1. 1924 ; at $1,440 July 1, 1924 ; at $1,680 
May 1. 1925; at $1,740 Mar. 1, 1927; at $1,860 July 
1. 1928; law elk. at .$2,000 Dee. 1, 1928; tech. asst. 
(legal) Feb. 1, 1929 ; at $2,600 Mar. 1, 1929 ; at $2,800 
July 1. 1930 ; divisional asst. at $3,200 June 22, 1'936 ; 
editorial asst. at $2,160 Feb. 19. 1940; tech. asst. 
(legal) at $2,600 Apr. 1. 1941 ; married.— I'D. 

Halderman, John William. — b. Astoria, Oreg., Dec. 5, 
10(17 : .\storia Hiu'h Sch. grad. ; U. of Oreg., LL.B. 1931, 
B.S. 1033 ; Princeton 1930-37 ; mem. of bar of Oreg. ; 
law practice 1931-32, 1933-36; grad. asst., dept. of 
politics. Princeton U., 19.36-37; app. asst. to the legal 
adviser at $2,600 in the Dept. of State July 8, 1937 ; 
at $2,700 Apr. 16, 1939; at $3,200 Sept. 16, 1939; 
married. — Le. 

Hale, Robert Fraser. — b. Portland, Oreg., Dec. 29, 
1909 ; high-sch. grad. ; business sch. ; Cornell U., sum- 
mer 1937 ; private tutors ; asst. to city engineer 1926- 
31 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Vancouver 
July 27, 1031; in Am. leg. at Ottawa Dec. 23, 1935; 
For. Sei-. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939; v.c. at Veracruz Feb. 28, 
1940 ; married. 

Hall, Carlos Clark. — b. Cuernavaca. Mexico, of Am. 
parents. Feb. 18, 1900; Santa Monica High Sch. grad.; 
Georgetown Sch. of For. Ser. 1923-25; asst. sugar 
chemist 1913-14; British Army, World War; U. S. 
Army 1919-25 ; editorial asst.. Pan Am. Sanitary Bu., 
1925-26 ; interpreter for Argentine section. Pan Am. 
Cml. Conf.. Washington, 1927 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
uneiass. and v.c. of career Feb. 5, 1927 ; For. Ser. Sch. 
Fib. 14. 1927 ; v.c. at Medellln Mar. 16, 1928 ; at 
Panamfl Mar. 26. 1932; at Valparaiso May 13, 1032; 
class eight July 1, 1934; cons. Jan. 22, 1935; cons, at 
Valparaiso Jan. 24, 1935 ; at Guayaquil, temp., Jan. 
31, 1036; at Antofagasta Mar. 11, 1936; sec. in the 
Dlplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; cons, at Colon June 3, 1938 ; 
class seven Apr. 1, 1939; cons, at Cartagena Oct. 30, 
1030: at Medcllfu Apr. 25, 1040; 2d sec. and cons, at 
r^ Paz July 23, 1041. 

Hall, Claude Haines, Jr. — b. Baltimore, Md., Dec. 
14. 1800; Baltimore Polyteeh. Inst, grad.; Johns Hop- 
kins U.. 1020-23 ; research work at Yale ; laboratory 
asst.. U.S.N.A., 1919; dir. of laboratories, Md. Acad, 
of Sciences, 1019-24 ; ordnance computer. War Dept., 
1924 ; research asst., Yale, 1924-25 ; app. elk. in the 
Am. consulate at Johannesburg Aug. 10, 1925; v.c. at 
Johannesburg Dec. 19, 1925 ; at Port Elizabeth, temp., 
Nov. liO, 1926 ; at Johannesburg Oct. 4. 1927 ; at 



Lourenco Marques, temp., Dec. 9, 1927 ; at Johannes- 
burg Dec. 31, 1927; at Sarnia, temp., June 29, 1929; 
at Kingston, Ont., temp., Oct. 8, 1929 ; For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of earcci-, and v.c. at Kingston, temp.. 
Oct. 16, 1929 ; at Monrovia Nov. 23, 1929 ; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Feb. 6, 1930 ; also 3d sec. at Monrovia 
Feb. 8, 1930; v.c. at Naples Sept. 27, 1030; at Alex- 
andria Nov. 11, 1033; at Cairo July 8, 1935; 3d sec. 
at Cairo, temp., Sept. 13, 1935 ; class eight, cons., 
and cons, at Cairo Oct. 1, 1935 ; 3d sec. at Cairo June 
9-Oct. 1. 1936; cons, at Trinidad (Port of-Si)ain) Mar. 4, 
1937 ; also for French West Indies and French Guiana 
Apr. 4, 1939 ; class seven Apr. 1, 1930 ; relieved of 
duties for Frtjnch West Indies July 12, 1940, and for 
French Guiana Aug. 13, 1940 ; married. 

Hall, Monroe Bostwick. — b. Seabright, N.J., Aug. 11, 
1901; Berkley-Irving and Westminster Sohs. ; Colum- 
bia U. 1924-26 ; elk. 1919-22 ; editorial work with pub- 
lishing company 1924-27; app. For. Ser. officer uuelass. 
and v.c. of career May 17, 1928 ; For. Ser. Sch. May 
24, 1928 ; language officer at Tokyo Nov. 3, 1928 ; v.c at 
Tokyo June 29, 1931 (canceled) ; at Kobe Aug. 13, 
1931 ; at Dairen, temp., Jan. 20, 1932 ; at Mukden 
Jan. 23, 1932; at Tientsin July 31, 1934; class eight, 
cons., and cons, at Tientsin Oct. 1, 1935 ; at Winni- 
peg May 18, 19.36; at Hankow May 20, 1937 (can- 
celed) ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; cons, at 
Shanghai Sept. 25, 1937 ; class seven Aug. 17, 1938. 

Halla, Blanche Rule (Mrs.). — b. Wa.shington, D.C. ; 
Business High Sch. grad. ; George Washington U. 1 yr. ; 
stenog., 1917 ; app. elk. at $1,000 in the Dept. of State 
Nov. 20, 1917 ; at $1,200 Mar. 1. 1918 ; at $1,400 Sept. 
1. 1922; at $1,860 July 1, 1924; at $1,920 Mar. 1, 
1927 ; asst. chief. Office of Coordination and Review, 
June 1, 1928; at $2,100 July 1, 1928; at $2,900 July 
1, 1928; stenog., London Naval Conf., 1930; at $3,100 
July 1, 1930; at $3,500 Dec. 1. 1930; chief. Office of 
Coordination and Review, at $4,600 July 13, 1937 ; at 
$4,800 June 1, 1939.— CR. 

Hamilton, Kingsley Wheeler. — b. Manila. P. I., of 
Am. parents, Aug. 6, 1011; attended sch. in China; 
Wooster (Ohio) High Sch. grad. ; Coll. of Wooster, B.A. 
1033 ; U. of Strasbourg 1934-35 ; Fletcher Sch. of Law 
and Diplomacy 1933-34, 1935-36, M.A. 1934; Brook- 
ings Inst. 1936-37 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 2, 1937 ; 
v.c. at Budapest July 8, 1037 ; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 

19, 1938; to the Dept., temp., June 25, 1938; v.c. at 
Ziiricn July 19, 1938; at Saigon Nov. 24, 1939. 

Hamilton, Maxwell McGaughey. — b. Tahloquah, Okla., 
Dec. 20, 1896; Sioux City (Iowa) High Sch. grad.; 
Princeton, grad. 1919; U. S. Army 1918; instr. in Tome 
Sch. 1019-20; app. siudent interpreter in China May 

20, 1920; v.c. and Jr. interpreter at Canton Oct. 9, 
1022; sr. interpreter Nov. 5, 1923; cons, of class seven 
June 3, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class eight July 1, 
1924 ; assigned to Shanghai (jr. assessor. Mixed Court) 
Apr. 30, 1925 ; class seven Oct. 20, 1926 ; sr. assessor 
Feb. 10, 1927; to the Dept. July 24, 1927; class six 
Dec. 19, 1920 ; divisional asst. at $5,000 in the Dept. 
of i^tnte Aug. 1. 1030; asst. chief, Div. of Far Eastern 
Affairs, at $6,500 Apr. 1, 1931; chief at $8,000 Aug. 
10, 1937; married.— FE. 



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Hamlin, John Nellis. — b. Koseburg, Oreg., Mar. 9, 
1895 ; Portland High Sch. ; Harvard, S.B. 1923, grad. 
work; U.S. Army 1918; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. 
July 1, 1924 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 18, 1924 ; 
3d sec. at Tirana Oct. 20, 1924 ; at Madrid July 1, 
1926 ; at Buenos Aires Apr. 16, 1928 ; class eight and 
cons. May 17, 1928 ; class seven July 24, 1930 ; cons, 
at Naples Dec. 15, 1933; class six Apr. 1, 1937; to 
the Dept. June 28, 1937 ; cons, at Seville May 27, 1939 ; 
married. 

Hammond, B. Miles. — b. Anderson, S.C, Aug. 20, 
1896 ; U. of Calif., B.S. 1922 ; San Francisco Co. 
Navigation Sch., 1923 ; George Washington TJ. 1929-31 ; 
newspaper editorial work ; advertising for export- 
import business ; ensign, U.S. Naval Reserve Force, 
1923-25 ; U.S. Marine Corps Reserve 1926-, capt. ; 
elk. to trade commr. at Rome 1926-27; asst. trade 
commr. at Rome 1927-28 ; at Milan 1928 ; trade commr. 
at Milan 1929 ; in Bu. of For. and Dom. Com. 1929- 
31 ; asst. trade commr. at Ottawa July 1, 19.33 ; at 
Madrid July 1, 1934 ; to Bu. of For. and Dom. Com. 
Sept. 2, 1936 ; at Mexico City Oct. 10, 1936 ; to Bu. 
of For. and Dom. Com. Sept. 22, 1938 ; For. Ser. officer 
of class eight July 1, 1939 ; to the Dept. Aug. 14, 1939 ; 
v.c. of career and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 
1939 ; v.c. at Halifax June 6, 1940. 

Hammond, Ogden Haggerty, Jr. — b. New York, N.Y., 
Sept. 17, 1912 ; St. Paul's Sch. ; Yale 1930-33 ; bank 
employee 1933-37 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser., and v.c. at Vienna 
Mar. 2, 19.'39 ; at Leipzig Oct. 16, 1939; to the Dept. 
Jan. 3, 1940 (For. Ser. Sch. Mar.-June 1940). 

Hanley, J. Daniel. — b. Erie, Pa., Mar. 19, 1904 ; Erio- 
Central High Sch. grad. ; Columbia Coll. 1923-27 ; 
Columbus U., LL.B. 1937 ; salesman and asst. branch- 
office mgr. for brokerage firm 1927-32 ; spec, agt., Fed. 
Bu. of Investigation, 1933 ; investigations reviewer. 
Public Works Admin., 1934-37 ; gen. counsel and 
officer for contracting firm 1937-41 ; app. divisional 
asst. at $4,600 in the Dept. of State Apr. 1, 1941 ; 
married. — FC. 

Hanson, Elsie R. — b. Vinton, Iowa ; Coe Coll., B.A. 
1929 ; business-sch. grad. ; Columbus U. 1935- ; stenog. 
1930; app. elk. at $1,440 in the Dept. of State Doc. 
22, 1930; at $1,620 Sept. 3, 1931; at $1,800 Dec. 17, 
1937 ; elk.. Int. Radio Conf. and Int. Telegraph and 
Telephone Conf., Cairo, 1938 ; at $2,000 Aug. 16, 
1938 ; at $2,300 July 28, 1939 ; tech. asst. (legal) at 
$2,000 July 16, 1941. — PD. 

Hanson, Simon Gabriel. — b. Winooski, Vt., Dec. 5, 
1908 ; Winooski High Sch. grad. ; U. of Vt.. B.S. 1929, 
M.S. 19.30; Harvard, M..\. 1933, Ph.D. 1938; instr.. 
Harvard U., and asst., RadclilTe Coll.. 1931-35: lec- 
turer, Am. U., 1936-37 ; instr., U. of Louisville. 1937- 
38 ; asst. prof., Carnegie In.st. of Tech., 1938-39 ; econ- 
omist, Treas. Dept., 1939-40 ; dir., economic and sta- 
tistical div.. Office of Coordinator of Inter-Am. Affairs, 
1940-41 ; adviser to Am. del., 1st Meeting of Finance 
Ministers of Am. Republics, Guatemala, 1939 ; app. 



asst. chief, Div. of Studies and Statistics, at $6,500 in 
the Dept. of State Oct. 20, 1941.— ST. 

Harding, Robert William Joseph. — b. New York, 
N.Y., July 15, 1907 ; High Sch. of Commerce, Toronto ; 
with business firms in Toronto 1920-23, 1925-28 ; app. 
messenger in Am. consulate at Toronto Jan. 1, 1928 ; 
v.c. at Toronto May 9, 1930 ; at London, Ont., temp., 
Aug. 3, 1938 ; at Toronto Sept. 6, 1938 ; married. 

Hare, Raymond Arthur, — b. Martinsburg, W.Va., Apr. 
3, 1901 ; Manchester (Iowa) High Sch. ; Grinnell Coll., 
A.B. 1924 ; instr. in Robert Coll., Constantinople, 1924- 
27 ; exec, sec. Am. Chamber of Com. for the Levant, 
1926-27 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Con- 
stantinople Apr. 1, 1927 ; v.c. at Constantinople May 19, 
1927 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and 
v.c. at Constantinople Oct. 24, 1928 ; language officer 
at Paris May 25, 1929 ; also v.c. at Paris May 1, 1931 ; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. and v.c. at Cairo June 5, 1931 ; 
v.c. and language officer at Paris Oct. 16, 1931 ; v.c. 
at Beirut June 21, 1932; v.c. and 3d sec. at Teheran 
Aug. 28, 1933 ; class eight July 1, 1934 ; cons. Jan. 22, 
1935 ; cons, at Teheran in addition to duties as 3d 
sec. Jan. 24, 1935; to the Dept. Feb. 19, 1935; class 
seven Apr. 1, 1936 ; class six Aug. 17, 1938 ; 2d sec. at 
Cairo May 24, 1939 ; al.so at Jidda Mar. 13, 1940 ; also 
cons, at Cairo May 22, 1940 ; married. 

Harley, Robert Bruce. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., Dec. 26, 
1920 ; U. of Geneva, Switzerland, 1938-39 ; Georgetown 
U.. 1939-41 ; Universidad Nacional de Mexico, summer 
1940 ; Escola Livre de Sociologia e Politica de Sao Paulo, 
Mar. -July 1941 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at 
Sao Paulo July 22, 1941 ; in Am. consulate at Pernam- 
buco Aug. 16, 1941 ; v.c. at I'ernambuco Oct. 4, 1941. 

Harlow, William McGrath. — b. Washington, D.C., 
Oct. 30, 1898 ; high sch. and business sch. grad. ; St. 
John's Coll. 1914-16 ; sec. 1916-17 ; U.S. Marine Corps 
1917-19 ; chief elk. of div.. Coast Guard Headquarters 
1919-24 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Hong Kong 
Mar. 18. 1924 ; v.c. at Hong Kong Sept. 4, l!:'24 ; elk. 
at $1,320 in the Dept. of State May 17, 1926; at 
$1,500 Mar. l, 1927 ; asst. disbursing officer Jan. 1, 
1928; at $1,620 July 1, 1928; at $1,680 July 1, 1928; 
at $2,000 Nov. 1. 1928; at ,$2,600 Sept. 1, 1929; at 
$2,800 July 1, 19.30 ; asst. dist. acct. and disbursing 
officer at Ottawa July 6, 1931 ; dist. acct. and disburs- 
ing officer and v.c. at Ottawa Nov. 5, 1931 ; disbursing 
officer for the U.S. Veterans' Admin., to handle fiscal 
matters for the admin, in Canada, Dec. 10, 1931 ; chief 
of fiscal-control section in the Dept. of State at $2,900 
Mar. 4, 1940 ; at $3,200 May 16. 1940 ; divisional asst. 
June 16, 1941 ; married.— YD. 

Harper, Oscar Cole. — b. Garland, Tex., Dec. 20, 1895 ; 
Artesia (N.Mex.) High Sch. grad. ; Western Coll. 2 yrs. ; 
U. of Tex. 2 yrs.; elk. 1916-17; U.S. Army 1917; 
app. v.c. at Ciudad Juarez Jan. 9, 1919 ; at Chihuahua 
May 27, 1921 ; at Ciudad Juarez Aug. 19, 1921 ; at 
Torreon May 12, 1925 ; at Pit-dras Negras Nov. 21, 
1925; at Ensenada Nov. 7, 1929; at Nuovo Laredo 
Mar. 19, 1931 ; at Saltillo, temp., Dec. 7, 1934 (proceeded 
Oct. 24, 1935); at Nuovo Laredo Jan. 18, 1936; at 
Ensenada Dec. 20, 1937; at Tijuana June 12, 1940; 
married. 



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Harrington, Julian Fiske. — 1). Framingham, Mass., 
Apr. 11, 1001; Fr:iiijiiigliani High Sch. grad. ; Columbia 
U. 19:;0-i.'l ; dk. 1 jr. ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at 
Mfilaga Mar. 1021 ; v.c. at Mftlaga July 5. 1922 ; at 
Antwerp May 17, 192:?; For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. 
ol" careiT, and assigned as v.c. at Antwerp Aug. 3, 1925 ; 
at Kublin Mar. 9, 1926: at Ottawa July 29. 1029; class 
eight and cons. Dec. 31. 1929; cons, at Ottawa Jan. 

22, 1930; class seven July 1, 1934; at Mexico City 
Mar. 20. 1935 ; class six Apr. 1. 193t) ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Dec. 1, 1937; to the Dopt. Feb. 1. 1038; class 
live June 16. 193S ; on detail to the Dominican Govt. 
Aug. 4. 1938: to the Dept. Dec. 13, 1938; asst. chief. 
Visa Dlv., May 29, 1940 ; class four May 1, 1941 ; 
married. — VD. 

Harris, "Will, — b. Livingston, Tenn. ; stenog. and 
court reporter 1902-12 ; sec. 1912-33 ; app. private 
sec. to the sec. of state at $3.S00 Mnr. 6, 1933; .sec. 
to chin, of Am. del.. Int. Monetary and Economic Conf., 
London, 1933 ; at $4,000 Apr. 16, 1939.— S. 

Harrison, Landreth Matthew. — b. RoUa, N.Dak., Apr. 
8. 1897; West High Sch., Minneapolis; U.S. Army Sch. 
of Aeronautics; U. of Minn., B.A. 1022, M.A. 1923; 
Faculty of Law, U. of Paris, and ficole Libre des 
Sciences Politiques 192.3-25; U.S. Marine Corps 1917; 
U.S. Army 1917-19. It. ; rancher 1910-20 : instr. in 
political science, U. of Minn., 1025-27 ; lecturer in int. 
law. Ilamline U., 1926-27 ; app. For. Ser. ofla^er unclass. 
and v.c. of career July 9, 1927 ; For. Ser. Sch. Sept. 29, 
1927 ; v.c. at Riga Mar. 8, 1928 ; For. Ser. officer to the 
leg. at Riga Oct. 7, 1929 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 12, 
1929; 3d sec. at Riga Nov. 19. 1929; to the Dept. July 

23, 1932 ; class eight July 1, 1934 ; cons. Jan. 22, 1035 ; 
3d sec. at Warsaw Oct. 2, 1936 ; class seven Apr. 1, 
1937 ; 2d sec. at War.saw May 6, 1037 ; class six Apr. 1, 
1930; cons, and 2(1 s. c. at Berlin Nov. 13, 1930; re- 
lieved of duties as cons. July 15, 1041. 

Harrison, Leland. — b. New York, N.Y., Apr. 25, 1883 ; 
Eton Coll.; Harvard, A.B. 1907; Harvard Law Sch.; 
private sec. to Am. amb. to Japan 1907-8; app. 3d sec. 
at Tokyo June 10. 1908 ; 2d sec. at Peking Jan. 14, 1909 ; 
at London Aug. 16, 1910 ; sec. of leg. at Bogota Feb. 1, 
1912 ; sec. of emb. or leg. of class three by act approved 
Feb. 5, 1915; class two Mar. 2, 1915; to the Dept. 
Mar. 6. 1915 ; class one July 13, 1917 ; diplo. sec. of 
the Am. Coinmn. to Negotiate Peace, with rank of 
couns, of emb., Paris, 1918; assigned to Paris Nov. 28, 
1919 ; cnuns. of emb. at Paris May 20, 1020 ; to the 
Dopt. Mar. 9. 1021 ; expert asst., Conf. on the Limita- 
tion of Armament, Wa.'^hington, 1021 ; asst. sec. of state 
Mar. 31. 1922; mem. of Bd. of Review May 31, 1022; 
E.E. and M.P. to Sweden Feb. 26, 1927 ; chm. of Am. 
del.. Int. Telegraph Conf.. Brussels, 1928 ; E.E. and M.P. 
to Uruguay Oct. 16, 1929; resigned Oct. 9, 19.30; chief, 
Int. Relations Div., U.S. Tariff Commn., 1930-31; app. 
E.E. and M.P. to Rumania May 15, 1935 ; to Switzerland 
July 13. 1937; married. 

Harrison, Randolph, Jr. — b. Lynchburg, Va., Nov. 

24, 1808 : Episcopal High Sch. ; U. of Va., B.S. 1922. 
LL.B. 1925 ; studied French at Tours, France, 1925 ; 
mem. of bar of Va. ; law practice 1926 ; app. For. Ser. 



officer unclass. and v.c. of career Jan. 13, 1928; For. 
Ser. Sch. Jan. 20, 1928; v.c. at Habana June 13, 1928; 
at Paris Jan. 14, 19.30; at Biarritz, temp., Mar. 21, 
1931 ; at Paris Apr. 7, 1931 ; at Lille, temp., June 19, 
1931; at Paris Aug. 1. 1931; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Oct. 20. 1931 ; 3d sec. at Tegucigalpa Nov. 16. 1931 ; 
also v.c. at Tegucigalpa Jan. 17, 1933 ; 3d sec. at Rome 
Apr. 29, 1033; sec. to Am. del.. 12th Gen. As.'^embly of 
the Int. Inst, of Agri., Rome, 1034; 3d .sec. at Rio de 
Janeiro Aug. 26, 1936; v.c. at Porto Alegre, temp., 
Jan. 28, 1037; 3d sec. at Rio de Janeiro May 2, 1937; 
class eiglit June 1, 1937 ; cons. June 17. 1937 ; also 
cons, at Rio de Janeiro Oct. 10, 1930 ; class seven Nov. 

16, 1939 ; 2d sec. at Rio de Janeiro in addition to duties 
as cons. June 3, 1940. 

Harriss, Charles Langdon. — b. Glen Cove, N.Y., Sept. 

17, 1020 ; sch. in France, England, and Germany ; South 
Kent Sch. grad. ; Princeton U., 1930-41 ; app. v.c. at 
Medellln Aug. 28, 1941. 

Hart. Boies Chittenden, Jr. — b. Basin, Wyo., Aug. 

27, 1913 ; Avon Old Farms grad. ; Harvard, A.B. 1935, 
grad. work 1938 ; newspaper reporter 1935-37 ; app. 
For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser., and v.c. at Stuttgart Mar. 2, 1939 ; at 
Cologne Sept. 9. 1939 ; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 3. 1940 ; v.c. 
at Halifax, temp., July 3. 1940 ; at Shanghai July 5, 
1940; 3d sec. at Nanking (for duty at Chungking) 
Sept. 6, 1941. 

Hart, Parker Thompson. — b. Medford, Mass., Sept. 

28, 1910 ; Medford High Sch. grad. ; Phillips Exeter 
grad. ; Dartmouth, B.A. 1933 ; Harvard, M.A. 1935 ; 
Institut Universitaire de Hautes fitudes Internationales, 
Geneva, diplome 1936 ; Georgetown Sch. of For. Ser. 
1936 ; research work. For. Policy Assn., 1936-37 ; trans- 
lator, 4th meeting of Int. Radio Consulting Committee, 
Bucharest, 1937, and Int. Radio Conf. and Int. Tele- 
graph and Telephone Conf., Cairo, 1938 ; app. For. Ser. 
officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
July 6. 1938; v.c. at Vienna July 18, 1938; For. Ser. 
Sch. June 9, 1939; to the Dept. Jan. 20, 1940; v.c. at 
Rio de Janeiro, temp., June 24, 1940 ; at ParS June 28, 
1940. 

Harvey, Constance Ray. — b. Buffalo, N.Y., Dec. 16, 
1904 ; Franklin Sch. ; Lyc6e de Beauvais. France, 1922- 
23: Sorbonne 1024; Smith, A.B. 1927; Geneva Sch. of 
Int. Studies, summer 1927 ; Williamstown Inst, of 
Politics 1028 ; German sch. of Mt. Flolyoke Coll.. sum- 
mer 1929 ; Columbia, M.A. 1930 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 
15, 1930 ; v.c. at Ottawa Apr. 29, 1930 ; For. Ser. Sch. 
Feb. 11, 1931; v.c. at Milan June 20, 1931; at Basel 
June 17, 1938; class eight Mar. 16, 1939; v.c. and 3d 
sec. at Bern Sept. 9, 1939 ; v.c. at Lyon Dec. 5, 1940. 

Harvey, Lula Ruth (Mrs.), — b. Nevada. Mo. ; West 
High Sch. grad. ; stenog.. sec, and asst. supervisor of 
stenog. section in publishing company 1924-27; app. 
elk. at .$1,320 in the Dept. of State Aug. 10, 1927; at 
.$1,440 July 1, 1928; at $1,020 Apr. 1, 1920; at $1,800 
May 1, 1930; at $1,920 July 1, 1930; at $2,000 Nov. 
24, 19.30; at $2,100 Aug. 1, 1936; at $2,200 Apr. 16, 



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1939 ; at $2,300 May 16, 1940 ; chief of transportation 
section, Div. of Accounts, at $2,600 Oct. 16, 1940.— 
DA. 

Haselton, Norris Swift. — b. Cleveland, Ohio, Oct. 27, 
1902 ; Lawrenceville Sch. grad. ; Princeton, A.B. 1925 ; 
sec.-treas. of electric company 1926-28; newspaper re- 
porter 1929; bank elk. 1933-35; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 
1, 1935 ; v.c. at Guadalajara Oct. 5, 1935 ; For. Ser. Sch. 
Aug. 4, 1936 ; to tlie Dept. Dec. 18, 1936 ; v.c. at Man- 
chester Jan. 7, 1937 ; at London, temp., May 1, 1939 ; 
at Manchester May 29. 1939 ; to the Dept. June 7, 1939 ; 
detailed for special study (Harvard) Sept. 9. 1939; 
v.c. at Calcutta June 12, 1940 ; class eight May 1, 1941 ; 
also sec. to Commr. of U.S. to India at New Delhi 
Sept. 16, 1941 ; married. 

Haskins, Fred G. — b. Lawrence Co.. Ohio. Sept. 27, 
1891; Ohio Stare U., A.B. 1917, grad. work 1922; Uni- 
versite de Clermont, France, 1919 ; U. S. Army 1917-19, 
overseas service; teacher in high sch. 1919-27; dk. 
and translator 1927-29, in Dept. of Labor 1930 ; app. 
translator at $1,800 in the Dept. of State Aug. 2S. 
1930; at $2,000 Apr. 1, 1931; at $2,300 Sept. 1, 1935; 
at $2,400 Apr. 1, 1938; at $2,600 Jan. 7, 1939; mar 
ried.— Tr. 

Hassett, William David.— b. Northfleld, Vt., Aug. 28, 
1880 : Northfleld High Sch. giad. ; Clark U. 1902-4 ; 
Washington representative of press assn. 1911-17, of 
newspaper 1917-21 ; London corr. of newspaper and 
press assn. 1921-25 ; press-assn. corr. at Conf. for In- 
auguration of Dawes Flan, London, 1924 ; public-rela- 
tions work 1925-33 ; Nat. Recovery Admin. 1933-35 ; 
Nat. Emergency Council 1935 ; detailed to the White 
House Sept. 1935- ; app. asst. chief, Div. of Current 
Information, Dept. of State, at $5,200 Dec. 16, 1937 ; 
also special liaison officer for press relations at $5,000 
Feb. 20, 1939; at $6,000 Feb. 21, 1939.— CI. 

Hatcher, James Lindley (Lt. Col.)— b. Davis, W. Va., 
Aug. 29, 1893 ; Randolph Macon Acad. ; Va. Polytech. 
Inst. 1915-16 ; entered U.S. Army 1916 ; assigned as 
asst. mil. att. at London Nov. 27, 1940. 

Haupt, Alden Morgan. — b. New York, N.Y., Jan. 18, 
1916 ; Middlesex Sch. grad. ; Cambridge U. 1934-35 ; 
Harvard, A.B. 193S ; U. of Berlin 1938-39 ; U. of Chicago 
1939-41 ; salesman for linen service 1939-40 ; inter- 
viewer for engineering firm 1940-41 ; elk. in Am. con- 
sulate gen. at Vancouver June 13-July 15, 1941 ; app. 
For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 1941, qualified July 16, 1941 ; v.c. 
at Vancouver July 16, 1941. 

Haven, Richard Barnard. — b. Chicago, 111., Sept. 2, 
1889; private tutor at Cambridge, England, 5 yrs. ; 
Real Gymnasium, Germany, 1 yr. ; U. of Lille 5 yrs. ; 
Northwestern U.. M.D. ; Royal U., Turin, Italy. M.D. ; 
on hospital staff 18 mos. ; app. v. and dep. cons, at 
Roubaix Oct. 14, 1910; resigned Feb. 14. 1913; with 
Chicago Medical Unit attached to the Uo.val .\riiiy 
Medical Corps of British Army 1915. overseas service; 
special research inquiry in Greece 1916; with British 
mil. hospitals in England and Italy 2 yrs. ; resident 
commanding officer in .\m. hospital in France 1918; 
volunteer medical officer in Turin 1918; app. v.c. at 



Turin May 1, 1918 ; at Genoa Dec. 24, 1920 ; at Con- 
stantza Apr. 29, 1922; v.c. of career of class three May 
2G. 1922 ; v.c. at Constantza June 23, 1922 ; class two 
Feb. 26, 1923; class one Nov. 23, 1923; For. Ser officer 
unclass. July 1, 1924; class eight Feb. 24, 1925; cons. 
Mar. 3, 1925; cons, at Vienna May 7, 1926; class 
seven Dec. 19, 1929 ; cons, at Messina Apr. 9, 1931 ; 
at Turin Mar. 6, 1933; class six July 1, 1934; at Flor- 
ence, temp., Apr. 30. 1937 ; at Turin May 10, 1937 ; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937; cons, at Tonerife July 
19, 1941 ; married. 

Havens, Harry A.— b. Whitehall, N.Y., Oct. 28, 1885 ; 
Whitehall Higli Sch. and business sch. ; National U., 
I.L.B. 1911, LL.M. 1912; elk. and sec. 1903-8; app. elk. 
at $900 in the Dept. of State June 20, 1908; at $1,000 
Dec. 1, 1908; at $1,200 July 1, 1909; at $1,400 Aug. 1. 
1913; at $1,800 July 1, 1916; drafting officer at $2,500 
Jan. 1, 1920 ; at $3,000 Aug. 1, 1922 ; at $3,300 June 
16, 1926 ; asst. chief, Div. of For. Ser. Admin., Aug. 28, 
1926 ; mem. of Fed. Traffic Bd. 1927-33 ; at $3,500 July 

I, 1928 ; at $3,800 Apr. 1, 1930 ; at $4,000 July 1, 1930 ; 
at $4,600 Dec. 1, 1930; v. chm.. Conciliation Com- 
mittee of the Dept. of State, 1933-39; at $4,800 Nov. 
16, 1938; married.— FA. 

Havron, James Brock. — b. Whitwell, Tenn., Oct. 31, 
1909 ; Marion Co. High Sch. grad. ; U. of Tenn., 1930- 
31 ; Chattanooga Coll. of Law 1931-32 ; asst. chancery 
court elk. 1932-34 ; business survey, Dept. of Com., 
1934-35 : app. elk. in Am. consulate at St. John, N.B., 
July 5, 1934; v.c. at St. John Feb. 18, 1935; at Port 
Limon June 4. 1936; at Veracruz Apr. 16, 1938; at 
Guadalajara Nov. TO, 1939 ; at Acapulco Apr. 5, 1941. 

Hawkins, Harry C. — b. Reed City, Mich., Mar. 25, 
1894; Reed City High Sch.; Olivet Coll., A.B. 1917; 
Harvard, M.B.A. 1921 ; U. S. Army 1917-19, 1st It., 
overseas service ; special agt., Dept. of Com., 1921-22 ; 
asst. prof., U. of Va., 1922-23 ; drafting officer, Dept. of 
State, 1924, 1927-30 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. 
and v.c. of career Oct. 16, 1924 ; to the Dept. Nov. 

II, 1924; resigned Sept. 15, 1925; prof., U. of Oreg., 
1925-27, 1930-31 ; app. divisional asst. at $5,600 in 
the Dept. of State Aug. 12, 1931 ; tech. advisor. Int. 
Monetary and Economic Conf., London, 1933 ; asst. 
chief, Div. of Trade /Vgreements, May 27, 1935 ; at 
$6,500 Mar. 1, 1936 ; chief. Div. of Trade Agreements, at 
$8,000 Aug. 1, 1936; chief, Div. of Cml. Treaties and 
Agreements July 1, 1940 ; mem.. Committee for Reci- 
procity Information, 1941- ; Chief, Div. of Cml. Policy 
and Agreements, Oct. 8, 1941 ; U. S. participant, 1st 
Int. Wheat Meeting, Washington, 1941 ; mem.. Bd. of 
Economic Operations of Dept. of State, 1941- ; mar- 
ried. — TA. 

Hawkins, Richard Hays, Jr. — b. Pittsburgh, Pa., Mar. 
22. 1913 ; St. Paul's Sch. grad. ; Yale, B.A. 1934 ; 
Ecole Libre des Sciences Politiques, diploma 1936; U. S. 
Naval Reserve 1934-40. ensign ; elk. in cml. firm 1938- 
39 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser., and v.c. at Vancouver Mar. 2, 1939 ; 
For. Sor. Sch. Jan. 4. 1940; v.c. at Brisbane June 8. 
1010; at Sydney Dec. 30, 1940; married. 

Hawley, Charles Franklin. — b. Tokyo, Japan, of Am. 
parents. Nov. 23, 1910; attended sell, in Japan 1921- 
25 ; Windsor Collegiate Inst. grad. ; U. of Mich., A. B. 



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1933; studied In France 1033-34; app. rlk. in Am. 
oonsulnte at Lille Oct. 1. 1934 ; v.c. at Lill.< Dec. 16, 
1!)37 ; For. Sor. otTicor vinclass., v.c. of career, ami sec. 
in the IMplo. Sor. July C. 1938; v.c. at Lille July 13, 
1938; at Calais, temp., July 30. 1938; at Lille Sept. 14. 
1938 : at Hankow Oct. 27, 1938 ; married. 

Hawley, Harry Franklin. — b. Newark. N.J., July 5, 
18S0: elk. 1890-1902; in riiilippiiio civil ser. 1902-6; 
elk. in Am. enib. at Tokyo 1907 ; in I'hilippine civil ser. 
1907-9; sec. to Am. del.. Joint Int. Opium Commn., 
Shanghai. 1909 ; app. elk. in Am. emb. at Tokyo Nov. 1. 
1909: cons, of class eiijht Sept. 14, 1917, and 
detailed to Tokyo; cons, at Yokkaichi Oct. 5, 1918; 
at Nagoya Mar. 8. 1919; class six Sept. 5, 1919; 
For. Ser. officer of class seven July 1. 1924 ; cons, at 
Windsor Dec. 12. 1924 ; class six Dec. 17. 1925 ; class 
five Dec. 26. 1929; cons, at Nantes Apr. 15. 1932; at 
Glasgow June 20. 1934 ; at Opoito June 3. 1936 ; at Lis- 
bon, temp., Mar. 15, 1937 ; at Oporto Oct. 27, 1937 ; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1. 1937: class four Mar. 1, 1939; 
cons, at Gibraltar Nov. 24. 1039 ; at Mars?ille, temp., 
Nov. 11. 1940; at Lyon, temp., Mar. 31, 1941; class 
three Sept. 29, 1911; married. 

Hawthorne, Carl Oliver. — b. Rogers, Ark., Apr. 29, 
1005 ; high-sch. grad. ; business sch. ; elk. 1921-22 : elk. 
and teacher in training sch. for Army clerical personnel. 
War Dept.. 1923-27 ; app. elk. in the Am. leg. at 
I'eking Mar. 21, 1927 ; in the consulate at Tsingtao 
Feb. 23. 1929 ; v.c. at Tsingtao Apr. 28. 1930; at Tsinan 
Oct. 26. 1938 : at Tsingtao. temp.. June 26, 1940 : at 
T.-inan July 30. 1940; married. 

Haydock, Jesse G., Jr. (Lt. jg). — b. in Pennsylvania 
Sept. 2. 190.") ; commissioned in U.S. Naval Reserve 
•NOV. 11. 1930; assigned as asst. naval att. at Monte- 
video July 1, 1941. 

Hayes, Stanley Toppan. — b. Portsmouth, N.H., Apr. 
10. 1902; Portsmouth High Sch. grad.; U. of N.H. 
1919-21; Boston U.. LL.B. 1925; law elk. 1922-25; 
real-estate and investment conns. 1925-27; app. elk. 
in Am. consulate gen. at Montreal Nov. 30, 1937 ; v.c. 
at Montreal Dec. 1.8. 1939; at Sherbrooke, temp., 
Sept. 0. 1040 ; at Montreal Oct. 1, 1940 ; at Quebec, lenip., 
-May 17, 1911; at Montreal Sept. 29, 1941; married. 

Heacock, Roger Lee. — b. Brighton, Iowa, Dec. 7, 
1900; Brighton High Sch. grad.; Pomona Coll., B.A 
1927; U. of Nancy. France, summer 1930; U. of Berlin. 
Ph.D. 1932; editor and publisher of newspapers 1927- 
29. 1934-38 ; app. For Ser. officer unclass.. v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 6, 1938; v.c. 
at Toronto Apr. 11. 1938; For. Ser. Sch. June 7. 19.39; 
v.c. and 3d sec. at Rio de Janeiro Jan. 8. 1940; v.c. 
at Silo Paulo Aug. 10, 1940; at Florianrjpolis, temp., 
July 23. 1941 ; marri d. 

Heard. George Alexander. — b. Savannah. Ga., Mar. 14, 
1917 : Savannah High Sell, gr.ul. ; U. of N.C.. A.B. 19.38 ; 
Columbia U. 193S-30 ; editor. Works Progress Admin, 
of Ga.. 19.38; admin, asst. to medical officer and asst. 
to dlr. of research. Southwest field training program, 
D.'pt. of Interior. 19.39 41 ; re.search asst.. War Dept., 
1!»41 : !.PP ve Mt Oniln Sept. 17, 1941. 



Heath, Donald Read. — ^b. Topeka, Kans., Aug. 12, 
LS94; Topeka High Sch. grad.; Washburn Coll. 2% 
yrs. ; U. of Monipellier. France, 1 semester; newspaper 
reporter 1910-17, 1919; U.S. Army 1917-19, 1st It.; 
newspaper corr. 1920 ; app. v.c. of career of class three 
Sept. 7. 1920 ; v.c. at Bucharest Oct. 18, 1920 ; class 
two May 26, 1922; at Warsaw Dec. 18, 1922; class 
one Feb. 26, 1923 ; cons, of class seven Dec. 19, 1923 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class eight July 1, 1924 ; cons, at 
Berne Aug. 17, 1925 ; class seven Aug. 31, 1925 ; class 
six May 17, 1928; cons, at Port au Prince Sept. 12, 
1929 ; charge d'affaires ad Interim at I'ort au Prince 
Dec. 2, 1929; sec. In the Diplo. Ser. and 2d sec. at 
I'ort au Prince Dec. 16, 1929, in addition to duties as 
cons. ; r(>lieved of duties as cons. Aug. 4, 1932 ; to 
the Dept. Aug. 17, 1933 ; class five July 1, 1934 ; asst. 
chief, Div. of Latin Am. Affairs, July 27, 1936; class 
four Apr. 1, 1937; asst. chief, Div. of the Am. Re- 
publics, May 24, 1937 ; 1st .sec. at Berlin Nov. 2, 1037 ; 
class three .\pr. 1, 1939 ; cons, and 1st sec. at Santiago 
May 19, 1941; relieved of duties as cons. Oct. 3, 1941; 
married. 

Hecht, Elizabeth (Mrs.),— b. Wasliington. D.C. ; high 
sch. and business sch. ; sec, dk., Veterans' Pu., 192."?- 
24 ; app. elk. at .'?1.320 in the Dept. of State Oct. 24, 
1924; at .$1,500 Nov. 1, 1925; at $1,560 Mar. 1, 1927; 
at $1,620 Jan. 1, 192S ; at .$1,740 July 1. 1928; at 
.$1,800 July 1, 192S; at $1,020 July 1, 1930; at $1,980 
Aug. 1, 1936; at $2,040 Apr. 10, 1939; chief of draft- 
ing section. Visa Div., at $2,000 Aug. 1, 1941. — VD. 

Hefti, Rudolph 'Willis. — b. Brookline, Mass., Sept. 27, 
1907; Plainfleld (N.J.) High Sch. grad.; U. of Pa., 
B.S. 1930; bank elk. in Paris 1930; app. elk. in Am. 
consulate at Kaunas Dec. 1, 1930; in dist. acct. and 
disbursing office, Paris, Oct. 7, 1936 ; v.c. at Sofia Feb. 
2, 1939. 

Heiberg, Walter Leroy (Lt. Comdr., ret.). — b. La 
Crosse, Wis., Mar. 27, 1886; U.S.N.A. grad. 1908; 
assigned as naval att. and naval att. for air at Stock- 
holm and Helsinki July 5, 1940 ; married. 

Heiler, Bernard Francis. — b. Boston, Mass., Aug. 5, 
1903; Eastern Ilish Sch. (D.C.) grad.; business-sch. 
grad. ; New England Conservatory of Music ; Music 
Conservatory, Dresden, Germany ; language sch. in Italy, 
2 yrs.; U. of Dresden, Germany, 3 yrs.; elk. 2% yrs.; 
U.S. Navy 1920-23 ; musician and stenog. in Bermuda 
5 mos. ; elk. to mem. of Cong. 1924-25 ; app. elk. in 
Am. consulate at Palermo Apr. 1925 ; v.c. at Palermo 
July 0. 1926 : at Genoa Sept. 21, 1927 ; at Dresden 
Sept. 29, 1928 ; at Winnipeg June 11, 1938 ; at Cal- 
gary, temp., June 16, 1941 ; at Winnipeg Aug. 26, 1941 ; 
marrii d. 

Heingartner, Robert W. — b. Canton, Ohio, Feb. 20, 
1881 ; New I'hiladelphia High Sch. ; tutors in Europe 
4 yrs. ; app. cons. agt. at Carini Mar. 25, 1904 ; dep. 
cons, at Trieste Sept. 12, 1904 ; v. and dep. cons. Oct. 
16. 1900; V. and dep. cons. gen. at Vienna I'eb. 27, 
1907; V.c. at Vienna Feb. 6. 1915; assigned to Span- 
ish emb. at Vienna Apr. 14, 1917 ; to Am. leg. at Bern 
Feb. 3, 1918; app. cons, of class six June 4, 1920, and 
detailed to Vienna ; For. Ser. officer of class seven 
July 1, 1024 ; cons, at Kovno June 24, 1926 : class 



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six Oct. 20, 1926 ; cons, at Frankfort-on-tlie-Main June 
26, 1928; class five July 24, 1930; class four Oct. 1, 
1985 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; cons, at 
Regina Aug. 22, 1939. 

Heisler, Charles Harrington. — b. Milford, Del., July 
20, 1888 ; Central Manual Training High Sch. grad. ; 
U. of Del., B.S. 1911; Del. Nat. Guard 1908-11; en- 
gineering with railroad and mining companies in U.S., 
Australia, and So. Africa 2i/4 yrs. ; app. elk. in Am. 
con.sulate at Johannesburg Nov. 10, 1914 ; v.c. at Cape 
Town June 9, 1915 ; app. v.c. of career of class three 
May 25, 1921 ; v.c. at Kovno July 14, 1921 ; class two 
May 26, 1922 ; v.c. at Riga June 20, 1922 ; class one 
Feb. 26, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; 
class eight and cons. Aug. 8, 1924 ; cons, at Malmo 
Sept. 17, 1924 ; at Warsaw May 19, 1926 ; class seven 
May 17, 1928; cons, at Danzig, temp., Oct. 10, 1928; 
at Warsaw Feb. 20, 1929 ; class six July 24, 1930 ; at 
Danzig Feb. 2, 1932 ; at Hamilton, Bermuda, Apr. 
6. 1934; at Hamilton, Ont., Aug. 1. 1936; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; cons, at Tunis Aug. 2, 1938 ; 
at Madras Feb. 17, 1941 ; married. 

Heltberg, Amlioth Gelline. — b. San Francisco, Calif., 
May 8, 1905 ; Intermediate High Sch. (Oakland) grad. ; 
Bergens Katedralskole, Bergen, Norway ; business-sch. 
grad. ; sch. in Germany ; Oslo U., bachelor of political 
economy and statistics 1926 ; app. elk. in Am. con- 
sulate at Bergen Aug. 1. 1926 ; v.c. at Bergen Feb. 
10, 1937, at Reykjavik Sept. 4, 1941. 

Henderson, George Dailey. — b. Mexico City, Mexico, 
of Am. parents, July 20, 1913; schs. in Cuba, Mexico, 
and Switzerland ; Haverford Sch. grad. ; Stanford, A.B. 
1938 ; with brokerage house in Mexico and newspaper 
columnist and radio commentator 1931-35 ; with en- 
gineering dept. of oil company 1938-39 ; app. For. Ser. 
officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser., July 15, 1939 ; v.c. at Ciudad Juarez July 27, 
1939 ; at Mexicali, temp., Sept. 6. 1940 ; at Ciudad 
Juarez Oct. 12, 1940; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 23, 1941; 
3d sec. and v.c. at AsunciSn June 2, 1941 ; married. 

Henderson, James Everett. — b. Valdosta, Ga., June 
3, 1902; U. of Calif., B.S. 1923; mgr. of securities 
Corp. 1922-30 ; studied under tutor in France 1930-31 ; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; v.c. at Vancouver 
Jan. 20. 1932; For. Ser. Sch. Apr. 22, 1933; to the 
Dept., temp., Aug. 28, 1933 ; v.c. and 3d sec. at Tallinn 
Jan. 17, 1934 ; v.c. at Salonika June 10, 1936 ; at Beirut 
Feb. 18. 3939; class eight Mar. 16, 1939; to the Dept. 
Jan. 11, 1941 ; class seven Aug. 16, 1941 ; married. — SD. 

Henderson, Loy Wesley. — b. Rogers, Ark., June 28, 
1892 ; Northwestern U., A.B. 1915 ; U. of Denver Law 
Sch. 1 yr. ; N.Y.U. Grad. Sch. 1 yr. ; with Am. Red 
Cross in France 1918 ; mem. of Interallied Commn. 
to Germany for Repatriation of Prisoners of War; with 
Am. Red Cross Commn. to Western Russia and the 
Baltic States 1919-20; in charge of Am. Red Cross 
in Germany 1920-21 ; app. v.c. of career of class three 
May 26. 1922 ; v.c. at Dublin Aug. 28, 1922 ; at Queens- 
town .July 17, 1923 ; class two Nov. 23, 1923 ; For. 
Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; to the Dept. Dec. 
18. 1924 ; class eight and cons. Dec. 17, 1925 ; sec. 



in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 15, 1927 ; 3d sec. at Riga, 
Kovno, and Tallinn May 12, 1927 ; class seven May 23, 
1929 ; 2d sec. Oct. 19, 1929 ; to the Dept. Oct. 1, 1930 ; 
class six Feb. 27. 1931 ; 2d sec. at Moscow Feb. 7, 
1934 ; class five Oct. 1, 1935 ; 1st sec. at Moscow Aug. 
28, 1936; del., 17th Int. Geological Cong., Moscow, 
1937 ; class four Jan. 3, 1938 ; to the Dept. Mar. 18, 
1938 ; asst. chief, Div. of European Affairs, Oct. 10, 
1938 ; class three Mar. 1, 1940 ; married. — Eu. 

Hengstler, Herbert C. — b. Middletown, Ohio, Dec. 17, 
1876 ; Middletown High Sch. ; business sch. ; George 
Washington, LL.B., 1904 ; with paper-mfg. firm 1895- 
98; app. elk. at $900 in the Dept. of State Aug. 13, 
1898; at $1,000 July 1, 1900; at $1,200 July 1, 1901; 
at $1,400 July 1, 1902 ; while serving in Dept., also 
sec. to mem. of Cong, on For. Affairs Committee for 1 
yr. ; app. elk. at $1,600 Dec. 4, 1905 ; at $1,800 Mar. 
4, 1907 ; chief, Cons. Bu., May 9, 1907 ; mem. of Bd. 
on Supplies for the For. Ser. and of Bd. of Examiners 
for the Cons. Ser. ; act. chief. Cons. Bu., at $3,000 
July 1, 1918 ; chief. Cons. Bu. at $3,500 Jan. 1. 1921 ; 
dir. of purchases and sales for the Dept. Aug. 21, 
1921 ; mem. of Federal Purchasing Bd.. Federal Liqui- 
dation Bd., and Federal Specifications Bd. 1921-33 ; at 
$3,800 July 1, 1924 ; chief, Div. of For. Ser. Admin., 
Aus. 19, 1924 ; at $5,200 Apr. 1, 1925 ; at $5,600 Feb. 
1, 1926 ; at $6,000 July 1, 1928 ; at $6,500 Dec. 1, 1930; 
tech. adviser, 4th Pan Am. Cml. Conf., Washington, 
1931 ; U.S. representative. Committee of Experts on 
Customs Procedure and Consular Regulations, 1934 ; 
mem., Committee on Archives, 1935-37 ; adviser, Pan. 
Am. Cml. Conf, Buenos Aires, 1935 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class one, cons, gen., and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. June 
3, 1936 ; to the Dept. as chief, Div. of For. Ser. Admin., 
June 10, 1936; cons. gen. at Toronto July 12, 1937- 
Aug. 7, 1941. 

Henry, David Howe, 2d. — b. Geneva, N.Y., May 19, 
1918 ; Geneva High Sch. grad. ; I'lnstitut de Touraine, 
diplome 1937 ; Sorbonne, diplome 1938 ; Columbia, A.B. 
1939 ; training sch. of life insur. company, diploma 
1939 ; studied Italian under private tutor in Italy 1939 ; 
.salesman with insur. company 1940-41 ; app. For. Ser. 
officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Mar. 20, 1941 ; v.c. at Montreal Mar. 26, 1941. 

Henry, Frank Anderson. — b. Garden City, N.Y., Dec. 
10, 1883 ; St. Austins Sch. ; Lehigh U., Ch.B. 1906 ; with 
chemical company 1906-9 ; in experimental station of 
powder company 1910-12 ; app. cons, at Guadeloupe 
Aug. 23, 1912 ; cons, at Puerto Plata Nov. 24, 1913 ; 
cons, of class nine by act approved Feb. 5, 1915 ; class 
eight Sept. 5, 1916 ; cons, at Puerto Cabello Mar. 20. 
1917 ; class six and cons, at Tenerife Sept. 5, 1919 ; 
class five Nov. 23, 1921 ; detailed to Barcelona Nov. 
17, 1922 ; class four June 5, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class five July 1, 1924 ; class four Dec. 19, 1929 ; 
at Valparaiso Dec. 26, 1930 ; at Nassau Dec. 31, 1934 ; 
at Melbourne July 7, 1936 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Aug. 17, 1937 ; cons, at Malta July 28, 1938 ; married. 

Henry, R. Horton. — b. Douglas, Ariz., Jan. 23, 1904 ; 
Doutrlas High Sch. grad. ; U. of Ariz. 1921-24 ; 
U.S.M.A. 1924-26; Jr. civil engineer. Public Bldgs. 
and Public Parks, 1927 ; elk. in Am. consulate at 
Antilla 1927-28 ; v.c. at Antilla 1928-30 ; at Nuevitas 



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July-Oct. 10129; app. to For. Ser. June 12, 1930 (de- 
clined npp.) ; rt'sisjncil June 30, 1930; Jipp. :isst. trade 
commr. at Ilat'ium July 1. 1!)30 ; at Mexico City Aug. 
4, 1934 ; at Madrid Sept. 2. 1936 ; act. cnil. att. at 
Caracas May 7, 1937 ; trade commr. at Buenos Aires 
Nov. 1, 1937 ; For. Ser. oflScer of class seven .Tuly 1, 
1939 ; cons, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. IG, 1939 ; 
cons, at Buenos -Vires Dec. 29, 1939 ; also 2d sec. at 
Buenos Aires Mar. 19, 1941 ; married. 

Hibbard, Frederick Pomeroy. — b. Denison, Tex., July 
25. 1S94; Culver Mil. Acad.; U. of Tex.. B.A. 1917; 
grad. worij. Ilarvard. 1 yr. ; U. S. Army 1917-19 ; app. 
sec. of emb. or le^'. of class four Nov. 15. 1920 ; assigned 
to Warsaw Jan. 5. 1921 ; to London Jan. 8. 1924 ; 
class three Jan. 23, 1924 ; For. Ser. oflScer of class 
six and 2d sec. at London July 1. 1024 : at Warsaw 
Feb. 2, 1926; at Mexico City July 1, 1926; class five 
May 17. 192S ; 2d sec. at San Salvador July 27. 1928 
(canceltd) ; at La Paz Mar. 1, 1929; class four July 
24, 1930; 1st sec. at Prague Sept. 20, 1930; to the 
Dept. July 21, 1032 ; cons, and cons, and 1st sec. at 
.Monrovia Au?. 31. 1934 ; 1st sec. at Bucharest June 29, 
193.'); also cons, at Bucharest Oct. 1. 1935; del., 21st 
plenary assembly of Int. Parliamentary Conf. on Com- 
merce, Bucharest, 193G ; class three June 1, 1937 ; 1st 
sec. at Lisbon Dec. 23, 1940 ; class two May 1, 1941 ; 
couns. of leg. at Lisbon Aug. 9, 1941. 

Hibb3, Walter Perry. — b. Washington, D.C., Aug. 18, 
1892 ; Business High Sch. and business sch. ; elk. and 
stenog.. District govt., 1908-17; app. elk. at $900 
in the Dept. of State June 18. 1917 ; at $1,000 Oct. 
1. 1917 ; at $1,200 Mar. 1. 1918 ; at $1,320 Nov. 
1. 1019 : at $1,800 Jan. 1, 1920 ; at $2,100 July 1. 1924 ; 
at $2,200 Mar. 1, 1927; at $2,400 July 1. 1928; at 
$2,500 July 1, 1928 ; admin, asst. at $2,600 Dec. 1, 
1028 ; at $2,800 July 1, 19.30 ; at $2,900 Dec. 16, 1937 ; 
at $3,000 Apr. 16, 1939.— PD. 

Hickerson, John Dewey. — b. Crawford. Tex., Jan. 26, 
1898; Temple High Sch. grad.; U. of Tex., B.A. 1920; 
T'.S. Army 1918 ; lecturer on diplo. and cons, prac- 
tice, Georgetown Sch. of For. Ser., 1928- ; app. v.c. 
and elk. at Tampico July 9, 1920 ; v.c. of career of 
class three and assigned as v.c. at Tampico Sept. 
7. 1920; class two May 26, 1922; v.c. at Rio de 
Janeiro July 15. 1922 ; class one Feb. 26, 1023 ; cons, 
of class seven Dec. 19, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
eight July 1, 1024 ; cons, at Para Aug. 15. 1924 ; at 
Ottawa June 20, ]925; class seven Aug. 31. 1925; 
class six June 30, 1927; to the Dept. Aug. 18. 1927; 
class five May 23. 1929 ; asst. chief Div. of Western 
European Affairs. June 24, 1930; class four Feb. 4, 
1931 ; app. asst. chief, Div. of Western European 
Affairs, at $0,000 in the Dept. of State Apr. 1, 1031 ; 
mem., Bd. of Appi'als and Review, 1034-41 ; asst. chief, 
Div. of European Affairs. June 10, 1037 ; at $7,000 
Dec. 1, 1038; at $7,500 May 16, 1040; sec. of Am. 
.section. Permanent Jt. Bd. on Defense, U.S. and Can- 
ada, 1940- ; mem., Efficiency Rating Committee, 1941- ; 
married. — Eu. 

Hickman, Susan Hall (Mrs.). — b. Quincy, 111.; high- 
'^fh. and buslness-sch. grad. ; George Washington U. 
1027-29 ; elk. and typist, Govt, depts., 1928-30 ; app. 



elk. at $1,440 in the Dept. of State Mar. 17, 19.30 ; at 
?1,020 May 1, 1930; at $1,740 July 1, 1930; at 
$1,800 May 0, 1935; at $2,000 Oct. 1, 193G ; at 
?2,100 Apr. IG, 1939; admin, asst. at $2,G00 May 16, 
1041.— F.V. 

Hickok, Thomas Anderson. — b. Rochester, I'a., July 
12. 1900 ; Cayuga Lake Acad. grad. ; Hamilton Coll., B..\. 
1927 ; draftsman 1927-28 ; app. For. Ser. offlc<r unclass. 
and v.c. of career Nov. 12, 1929 ; v.c. at Toronto, temp., 
Nov. 27, 1929 ; For. Ser. Sch. Apr. 19, 1930 ; v.c. at 
Beirut July 22, 1030 ; at Jerusalem Fob. 19, 1931 ; at 
Lagos Jan. 31, 1935 ; class eight, cons., and cons, at 
Lagos Oct. 1, 1935 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 
1037 ; cons, at Tokyo Sept. 28, 1937 ; class seven Aug. 
17, 1938 ; at Manila, Feb. 25, 1939. 

Hicks, Knowlton Vincent. — b. Waterford, N.Y., June 
22, 1902 ; Troy Consei-vatory of Music 1014-20 ; Ham- 
burg U. 1928-30; engineering and clerical work 1917- 
23 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Ghent Oct. 13, 1923 ; 
at Hamburg July 15, 1924 ; v.c. at Hamburg Doc. 17, 
1924 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career 
Apr. 27, 1927 ; v. c. at Hamburg May 9, 1927 ; class 
eight, cons., and cons, at Hamburg Feb. 4. 1931 ; at 
GtSteborg Dec. 17, 1931 ; at Budapest Aug. 6, 1934 ; class 
seven Oct. 1, 1935 ; at Vancouver Nov. 13, 1936 ; sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; cons, at Halifax Jan. 9, 
1939 ; class six Apr. 1, 1939 ; to the Dept. Oct. 3, 1941 ; 
married. — VD. 

Higgs, Lahtahnius Randolph. — b. Shannon, Miss., 
Sept. 9, 1909 ; We.st Point High Sch. grad. ; U. of Miss. 
1027-30 ; U. of Ala., summer 1929 ; Georgetown Sch. 
of For. Ser. 1930-31 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; 
v.c. at Tampico Jan. 23, 1032 ; For. Ser. Sch. Apr. 22. 
1933 ; v.c. at Batavia, temp.. Aug. 26, 1933 ; at Sura- 
baya Aug. 28, 1933 ; at Batavia July 20, 1935 ; v.c. and 
3d sec. at Helsingfors July 23, 1936; class eight Mar. 
1, 1940 ; to the Dept. May 10, 1940 ; married. — Eu. 

Hightower, Harry Dwight. — b. Parkersburg, Iowa, 
Feb. 2, 1918; Northwestern, A.B. 1940, Law Sch. 1941; 
Universidad Xacioiial de Mexico, summer 1939 ; app. 
v.c. at Bogota Oct. 16, 1941. 

Hill, Henley C. — b. Sao Paulo, Brazil, of Am. 
parents, Sept. 15, 1909 ; prep.-sch. grad. ; Mackenzie 
Coll., Sao Paulo, 1928; U. of Cincinnati, 1929-32; 
translator with Rotary Int. ; corr. in export dept. of 
cml. company ; radio announcer ; app. translator, at 
$2,(i00 in the Dept. of State Mar. 3, 1941 ; married — TC. 

Hill, Heyward Gibbes. — b. Hammond, La., Jan. 16, 
1000; La. State U. 1916-20; private tutors in France 
and Alliance Francalse 1927; chief chemist and asst. 
supt. for sugar companies in Hawaii and Cuba 1020-26; 
asst. sugar technologist, Bu. of Chemistry, including 
research work in U.S. and Porto Rico, 1928-30; app. 
For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. In the 
Diplo. Ser. July 17, 1030 ; For. Ser. Sch. Aug. 26. 1930 ; 
v.c. at Kobe Nov. 8, 1930 ; at Taihoku. temp., Sept. 4, 
1931 ; at Kobe Oct. 19, 1931 ; at Yokohama Nov. 23, 
1031 ; at Buenos Aires Nov. 24, 1033 ; asst. sec. of Am. 
del., 7th Int. Conf. of Am. States, Montevideo, 1933 ; 
For. Ser. officer in the emb. at Buenos Aires Dec. 14, 



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1933-Feb. 22, 1934; asst. sec. of Am. del.. Pan Am. 
Cml. Conf.. Buenos Aires. 1935 ; sec. of Am. del., Chaco 
Peace Conf., Buenos Aires, 1935-36 ; v.c. at Geneva 
Dec. 19. 193G ; class eight Apr. 1, 1937 ; cons. Apr. 22, 
1937 ; cons, at Geneva Apr. 26, 1937 ; sec. of Am. del., 
meeting of Intergovernmental Committee on Political 
Refugees, fivian, France, and London. England, 1938 ; 
sec. of Am. del.. 8th Int. Conf. of Am. States, Lima, 
1938 ; c'ass seven Apr. 1, 1939 ; cons, at Basel Sept. 9, 
1939 ; cons, and 2d sec. at PanamA Dec. 19, 1939. 

Hill, John Lyman. — b. Tomah, Wis., Sept. 5, 1908 ; 
Tomah High Sch. grad. ; Georgetown Sch. of For. Ser. 
1928-29 : George "Washington, A.B. 1937, LL.B. 1938 ; 
mem. of bars of D.C. and Wis. ; sec. in law office 
1927; in War Dcpt. 1927-28; app. elk. at $1,440 in 
the Dept. of State Jan. 1, 1929; at $1,560 July 1, 
1930; at $1,800 Sept. 1, 1931; at $2,000 Dec. 29, 
1937 ; at $2,100 Apr. 16, 1939 ; at $2,300 Nov. 1, 1940 ; 
divisional asst. (tech.) at $3,200 July 1. 1941: 
married.— VD. 

Hill, Ralph Waldo Snowden. — b. Washington, D.C, 
Aug. 20, 1882; Central High Sch. (Kansas City, Mo.) 
grad. ; U. of Mo. 1905-6 ; U. of Va.. LL.B. 1909 ; George 
Washington U. 1909-10; ficole Libre des Sciences Po- 
litiques 1910-11 ; mem. of bar of Mo. ; sec. of U. of Va. 
summer sch. 1908 : sec. to mem. of Cong. 1911-16 ; app. 
an asst. solicitor at $2,500 in the Dept. of State May 23. 
1916 : at $3,000 Oct. 22. 1917 ; asst. to the solicitor at 
$4,000 Jan. 1, 1920; drafting officer July 1, 1920; at 
$4,500 Apr. 1. 1924 ; at $4,600 July 1, 1924 ; at $5,200 
Sept. 16, 1924 ; adviser to Am. unofficial observer. Rep- 
arations Commn., 1924 ; Am. expert, Finance Ministers' 
Conf. to allocate Dawes payments. Paris. 1925 ; repre- 
sentative, conf. with British authorities on release of 
property sequestered during World War. London. 1925, 
1927 ; at $5,600 May 1. 1025 ; detailed to Am. emb. at 
Berlin to advise on reparations matters July 9. 1925 ; 
acted in place of Am. unofficial observer. Reparations 
Commn., Paris, Mar.-June 1925. and as Am. unofficial 
observer 1925-27: at $7,000 July 1. 1028; designated, 
temp., as legal adviser to Am. high commr. to Haiti 
Mar. 1. 1930. but did not go in view of decision to 
withdraw high commr. ; asst. to the legal adviser 
July 1, 1931 ; on special mission in London 1931 ; U.S. 
coimsel, Int. Jt. Commn., U.S. and Canada. 1938- ; 
married — Le. 

Hillenbrand, Martin Joseph. — b. Youngstown, Ohio, 
Aug. 1, 1915; St. Michael Cen. High Sch. (Chicago) 
grad. ; U. of Dayton, B.A. 1937 ; Columbia. M.A. 1938, 
grad. residence scholar 1937-39, Butler scholar 1938- 
39 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser.. and v.c. at Zurich Mar. 2. 1939 ; 
For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 2. 1940 ; v.c. and 3d sec. at Baghdad 
June 8. 1040 (canceled) ; v.c. at Rangoon July 27. 
1940 ; married. 

Himmel, Lyle Clifford. — b. Radcliffe. Iowa, July 4, 
im)7 ; high-sch. grad. ; Huron Coll. 1925-28 ; U. of Minn. 
1928-30; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Call Aug. 16, 
1930 ; v.c. at Buenaventura, temp., Apr. 21. 1931 ; at 
Call Aug. 4, 1931; at Buenaventura June 15, 1932; at 
Rangoon Aug. 22, 1934 ; at Sydney. N.S.W.. Oct. 27. 
1938; at Perth, temp., Dec. 30, 1940; at Sydney 
Sept. 22, 1941. 



Hinke, Frederick William. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., Sept. 
8, 1900 ; Auburn Academic High Sch. (New York) grad. ; 
Hamilton Coll., A.B. 1922; U.S. Army 1918; app. elk. 
in Am. con.sulate at San Luis Potosl Feb. 15, 1923 ; v.c. 
at Antilla Nov. 24, 1923; cons. asst. Jan. 7, 1924; to 
the Dept. Apr. 19, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., 
July 1, 1924 ; v.c. at Canton Feb. 25. 1926 ; class eight, 
cons., and cons, at Canton July 24, 1930 ; at Mazatlfln 
July 11, 1932; at Swatow Dec. 21. 1933; class seven 
Oct. 1, 1935; at Tientsin July 30, 1936; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; class six Aug. IG. 1941 ; 
cons, at Shanghai Sept. 2, 1941 ; married. 

Hinkle, Eugene Macfarlane. — b. New York, N.Y., Jan. 
13, 1902 ; Groton Sch. grad. ; Harvard. A.B. 1923 ; in 
steel-construction business 1923-24 ; app. For. Ser. offi- 
cer unclass. Sept. 11. 1925 ; v.c. of career and assigned 
to the Dept. May 28. 1926; v.c. at Cape Town June 18, 
1927 ; at Lourengo Marques, temp.. Jan. 14, 1928 ; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. June 13, 1929; 3d sec. at Constanti- 
nople (Istanbul) Aug, 6. 1929; class eight and cons. 
Dec. 19. 1929 ; cla.ss seven July 1. 1931 ; 2d sec. at 
Buenos Aires Oct. 6, 19.33 ; sec. to Am. del., 9th Pan Am. 
Sanitary Conf., Buonos Aires, 1934, and 2d Pan Am. 
Conf, of Eugenics and Homiculture. Buenos Aires, 1934 ; 
class six Oct. 1, 1935 ; cons, and 2d sec. at Ciudad 
Trujillo Dec. 15. 1937 ; class five June 16, 1938 ; del., 
2d Meeting of Inter-Am. Union of the Caribbean, Ciudad 
Trujillo. 1940 ; 2d .sec. and cons, at Berlin Dec. 21, 1940 ; 
relieved of duties as cons. July 15, 1941 ; married. 

Hiss, Alger. — b. Baltimore, Md., Nov. 11, 1904 ; 
Baltimore City Coll. grad, ; Powder Point Acad. ; Johns 
Hopkins, B.A. 1926; Harvard, LL.B. 1929; mem. of 
bars of Mass. and N.Y. ; sec. and law elk. to Supreme 
Court justice 1929-30 ; law practice 1030-33 ; asst. to 
gen. counsel, and asst. gen. counsel, Agri. Adjustment 
Admin., 1933-35 ; legal asst., special Senate committee 
investigating munitions industry, 1934-35 ; special atty., 
Dept. of Justice, 1935-36 ; app. asst. to asst. sec. of 
state at $5,600 Sept. 1, 1936; at $5,800 June 1, 1939; 
married. — PA/H. 

Hiss, Donald. — b. Baltimore, Md., Dec. 15, 1906 ; 
Friends Sch., Baltimore, grad. ; Johns Hopkins. A.B. 
1929 ; Harvard, LL.B. 1932 ; mem. of bar of Md, ; sec. 
to assoc. justice of U.S. Supreme Court 1932-33 ; atty., 
Public Works Admin., 1933-34 ; asst. solicitor. Dept. 
of Interior 1935-36. Dept. of Labor 1936-37 ; app. asst. 
to the legal adviser at $5,600 in the Dept. of State 
Feb. 1, 1938 ; married. — PI, 

Hobbs, James Arthur. — b. Savannah, Ga,, Sept. 14, 
1908 ; Savannah High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; 
George Washington U. 1931- ; stenog, 1928-30 ; elk.. 
War Dept., 1931 ; app. elk. at $1,440 in the Dept. of 
State Sept. 9, 1931 ; elk.. U,S, and Turkish Jt. Claims 
Committee. I.stanbul. 1933-34; at $1,620 Oct. 5. 1934; 
at $1,800 Sept. 1. 1937 ; economic analyst at $2,000 
Sept. 16. 1937 ; divisional asst. July 1, 1939 ; mar- 
ried.— TA. 

Hobbs. Wanda Nash (Mrs.). — h. St. Albans. Vt, ; 
George Washington U. 1929-32 ; National U. Law Sch., 
LL. B. 19.'17: stenog. 1927-29. in Veterans' Bu. 1929- 
31 ; app. elk. at $1,440 in the Dept. of State May 16, 
1931 ; at $1,620 July 17. 1931 ; at $1,800 Oct. 1. 1936 ; 



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at $2.(100 Jan. 2C>. \\y.\S; nt $2,100 Apr. 1G, ]9:!0; at 
?2,300 Nov. IG, 1940; atlmin. asst. at ^'JfiOO Auir. 
1, 1941.— FA. 

Hocker. Woodson Finch (Maj.). — I). Kt. Mackonzip, 
Wyo., 0(t. 2;5, 100,-.; Columbus ((^.a.) Ilish Sell. grad. ; 
U.S.M.V. LM-ail. 1927: UiiiviMsidad do Z;iraj.'(>za (Spain), 
suniincr 193G; riii.stitiit Ilispauiquc 193G-:!7 and rf:cole 
BiMlitz 19:Ui. Tails: Univorsidad Nacional do Mexico, 
^unintor 19.S9 : as>ii:iiod as asst. nnl. ntt. at Koiiota May 

1 19 il (.aiK'flod) : at Lima Aui:. 19. 1941; married. 

Hodgdon, Anderson Dana. — b. Baltimore, Md., May 
s, 1S90; Cliarlotto Hall Mil. Sch. grad.; Wasliington 
and Loe U., A.B. 1911 ; U. of Md., LL.B. 1914; grad. 
work, Johns Hopkins, 1912-14; mem. of bar of Md. ; 
with trust company 1913-14; law practice 1914-17, 
1919-2:?; Md. Naval Militia 1914-17; Nat. Naval Vol- 
untoors 1917; U.S. Naval Reserve Force 1918-19, It. 
conidr. : inactive li-^^t 1919- ; app. v.c. of career of class 
throe June 21. 1923 ; v.c. at Prague Nov. 19, 1923 ; at 
Stuttgart June 18, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 
1, 1924 ; v.c. at Windsor June 4, 1927 ; cla.<;s eight, 
cons., and cons, at Windsor Aug. 24, 1927 ; to the Dept. 
Mar. 22. 1928; asst. chief Visa Office, Feb. 1, 1929; 
class seven Dec. 19, 1929 ; chief Visa Office, July 1, 
1930 ; detailed to attend consular conferences at London, 
Stuttgart, and Warsaw, in connection with enforcement 
of laws and regulations relating to issuance of visas, 
19.'50 ; chief. Visa Div. Jan. 1, 1931 ; app. chief, Visa 
Div.. at ?5.G00 in the Dopt. of State Feb. 1, 1931 ; For. 
Ser. officer and assigned to the Dopt. Jan. 11, 19:i4; 
class six. sec. in the Diplo. Ser., and cons. Jan. 15, 1934 ; 
For. Ser. officer at Moscow Feb. 7, 1934 ; cons, at Mos- 
cow Feb. 12, 1934; at Riga Oct. 1, 1934; also 2d sec. 
at Riga Nov. 7, 1935; cons, at Berlin June 10. 1936; 
also 2d sec. at Berlin May 18, 1939; class five Nov. 16, 
1939; cons, at Naple.s Dec. 6, 1940; at Rome Feb. 18, 
1941 ; also 2d sec. at Rome Apr. 3, 1941 ; relieved of 
duties as cons. July 1, 1941 ; married. 

Hoffmann, Erich William August. — b. Milwaukee, 
Wis.. Aug. 22, 1896; Cml. High Sch., Berlin, Germany; 
private tutors in Denmark ; U. of Wis., B.A. 1926 ; 
sliipping elk. in export and import house in Copen- 
hagen 1918-19 ; asst. export mgr. in Berlin 1919- 
20; post-office elk. in US. 1921-22; 2d It., O.R.C. ; app. 
elk. in Am. consulate at Budapest Apr. 22, 1927 ; v.c. at 
Budapest Feb. 5, 1930 ; at Tirana Dec. 5, 1931 ; at 
Moscow July 15, 193;»; at Manila July 18, 1941. 

Hoffmann, Walter Wesselhoeft. — b. Belmont, Mass., 
Dec. 20, 1897 ; Kansas City Country Day Sch. grad. ; 
Harvard, A.B. 1919; Calif. Inst, of Toch. 1922-23; 
U. S. Army 1918-19, 2d It.; export business 1919-20; 
asst. piirsi r and agent for steamship company 1924- 
•".0 ; app. elk. In Am. consulate at Port Limon May 
22, lO.il ; v.c. at Port LimOn Aug. 6, 1931 ; For. Ser. 
officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Dec. 17. 1931 ; v.c. at Port Limfin Jan. 2, 1932 ; For. 
Ser. Sch. Aug. 16, 1932 ; v.c. at Auckland, temp., Dec. 
8, 1932; at Wollingtoii I»oc. 22, 1932; v.c. and 3d sec. 
at Tegucigalpa July 1. 1935; at San Salvador May 29, 
1937; class eight Mar. 1, 1940; v.c. at Hong Kong June 
5, 1940; married. 

Hohenthal, Theodore Johannes. — b. Daggett, Calif., 
Aug. 14. 1905 : Turlock Union High Sch. grad. ; U. of 



Calif., A.B. 1928, LL.B. 1931 ; niem. of bar of Calif. ; 
app. For. Ser. officer uncl.nss., v.c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; For. Ser. Sch. Dec. 
.30, 19:?1 ; v.c. at Zagreb Apr. 7, 1932 ; at Bombay Dec. 
29, 1934 ; also for Portuguese possessions In India Mar. 
."'.O, 1937 ; at Vienna July 19, 1938-July 15. 1941 ; class 
eight Nov. 16, 1939; married. 

Hohsnthal, William Dalton (Lt. Col.).--b. M(.ni>. Co., 
Calif., June 17, 1895 ; Turlock High Sch. grad. ; U. of 
Calif., A.B. 1918; entered U. S. Aniiy Nov. 15, 1917; 
mem. U.S. mil. mission to Brazil 1934-38 ; assigned as 
asst. mil. att. at Berlin Mar. 2, 1939 ; mil. att. and 
mil. att. for air at Berlin Sept. 13, 1941 ; to the Dept. 
Aug. 11, 1941; married. — VD. 

Holder, Oscar Curtis. — b. Pass Christian, Miss., Aug. 
7, 1911 ; St. Mark's Sch. grad. ; Harvard, A.B. 1933 ; 
Loland Stanford Business Sch. 1933-34 ; private tutor 
in France; statistician, salesman, and accountant with 
private firms 1934-38 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., 
v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 
1941 ; v.c. at Montreal Mar. 28, 1941. 

Holland, Amy Catherine. — b. Fitchburg, Mass.; Rad- 
cliffe Coll., A.B. 1918; Spanish Sch., Middlobury Coll., 
1921 ; Colcgio de los Pirineos, Barcelona, Spain, 1923 ; 
app. elk. at .$1,320 in the Dept. of State Jan. 15, 1927 ; 
archive asst. at $1,860 Oct. 1, 1927; at $2,000 July 1, 
1928; at $2,100 July 1. 1928; at $2,300 July 1, 1930; 
library asst. Nov. 1, 1930; divisional asst. Oct. 1, 1931 ; 
at $2,400 Aug. 1, 1936 ; at $2,600 Oct. 16, 1937. — NE. 

Holland, Philip, — b. Murray, Ky., Aug. 26. 1877; 
McForrins Coll., Martin, Tenn., 1892-94, 1897; South- 
western Baptist U., LL.B. 1902 ; mem. of bar of Tenn. ; 
teaclier in public sch. 1898; law practice 1902-10; 
app. cons, at Puerto Plata Mar. 7, 1910; at Saltillo 
Aug. 19, 1911; at Basel June 26, 1913; cons, of class 
.six by act approved Feb. 5, 1915 ; class five Sept. 14, 
1917; class four Apr. 7, 1920; class three June 4, 
1920; cons, at Guatemala Mar. 30, 1923; cons. gen. 
of class four June 5, 1924 ; For. Sor. officer of class 
throe July 1, 1924; cons, at Liverpool Sept. 20, 1927; 
(lass two July 24, 1930; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. May 
14, 1936; married. 

Honaker, Samuel William. — b. Tampa, Fla., Mar. 14, 
1887 ; Bingham Sch. ; U. of Va., A.B., A.M. ; app. elk. 
in Am. consulate gen. at Rio do Janeiro Mar. 1913; dep. 
cons. gen. at Rio de Janeiro July 19, 1913 ; v.c. at Rio 
de Janeiro Feb. 6, 1915 ; aide, 2d Pan Am. Scientific 
Cong., Washington, 1915-16; at Johannesburg Jan. 18, 
lOlG; cons, of class eight Feb. 19, 1918; on detail at 
Johannesburg ; class six Sept. 5, 1919 ; detailed to 
Lourcnco Marques Mar. 7, 1921 ; class Ave Nov. 21, 
1921; to the Dept. May 6, 1922; class four Mar. 1, 
1923; detailed to Kingston, Jimaica, Dec. 24, 1923; to 
Teheran June 23, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class five 
July 1, 1924; class four Sept. 20, 1924; cons, at 
Smyrna Oct. 30, 1924 ; to the Dept. Nov. 19, 1926 ; 
cons, at Port au Prince July 12, 1927; at Berne Sept. 
12, 1929; cla.ss three Aug. 15. 1930; cons. gen. Dec. 
17. 19:'.l ; cons. gen. at Glasgow Dec. 22, 1931 ; at 
Stuttgart June 20. 19.34; sec. in the Diplo. Sor. Aug 
17. 1937; cla.ss two Mar. 1, 1939; to the Dept. Jan. 31 
1941; cons. gen. at Istanbul July 17, 1941; married. 



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Hood, Amelia H. (Mrs.). — b. Fairport, N.Y. ; Fairport 
High Sell. grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; Radcliffe, A.B. 
1930 ; American U. 1934-35 ; stenog. and sec. in pri- 
vate firms 1913-16, 1922-26, 1930-33, in War Dept. 
1917-20 ; cataloging and research worlc 1930-32 ; ad- 
vertising-promotion work 1933-34 ; app. elk. at $2,000 
in the Dept. of State Oct. 1, 1934 ; economic analyst at 
$2,600 Sept. 16. 1937 ; divisional asst. July 1, 
1939 ; at $3,200 Apr. 16, 1941.— TA. 

Hooker, John S.— b. Philadelphia, Pa., Aug. 8, 1910; 
William Penn Charter Sch. grad. ; U. of Pa., B.S. 
1932 ; George Washington, LL.B. 1940 ; mem. of bar 
of D.C. ; economist. Treasury Dept., 1934-40 ; app. 
divisional asst. at $3,800 in the Dept. of State Sept. 3, 
1940; at $1,600 Sept. 1, 1941; asst. exec, sec, Bd. of 
Economic Operations of Dept. of State, Oct. 20, 1941. — 
EO. 

Hooper, Malcolm Pitts. — b. Baltimore, Md., Oct. 26, 
1890 ; Baltimore City Coll. grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; 
studied banking and economics ; Johns Hopkins U. ; 
asst. to nat. bank examiner 1908-10 ; auditor-solicitor, 
cml. credit company, 1910-14 ; representative of ex- 
porting companies in Japan, China, and Russia 1915- 
16; in Italy 1916-24; purchasing agt. for A.B.F., 
Italy, 1918 ; del., 1st Annual Conf., Int. Chamber of 
Com., Paris, 1920 ; asst. v. pres. of cml. credit com- 
pany 1924-25 ; dept. mgr. 1926-34 and branch mgr. 
1934-35 of financial companies ; entered Bu. of For. 
and Dom. Com. May 15, 1935 ; app. trade commr. at 
Rome Oct. 1, 1935 ; asst. cml. att. at Rome Apr. 24, 
1936; For. Ser. officer of class five July 1, 1939; 
cons, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; 
married. 

Hoover, Jolin Page. — b. Burlingame, Calif., Nov. 7, 
1910 ; San Mateo Union High Sch. grad. ; Stanford, 
A.B. 1931, A.M. 1932; Yale, grad. work 1933-34; 
George Washington Law Sch. 1935-36 ; Universidad de 
la Habana, Cuba, 1938- ; dormitory master at jr. coll. 
1932-33; tariff expert, Bu. of For. and Dom. Com., 
1934-36 ; elk. to cml. att. at Guatemala 1936-37 ; 
app. asst. trade commr. at Habana Dec. 21, 1936; 
For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1939 ; v.c. of career 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; v.c. at 
Habana Dec. 29, 1939. 

Hopper, George Dunlap. — b. Stanford, Ky., July 13, 
1889 ; Stanford High Sch. ; business sch. ; Centre Coll.. 
A.B. 1913 ; U. of Loui.sville, LL.B. 1910 ; mem. of bar 
of Ky. ; mercantile business 1907-11 ; principal of 
sch. 1913-14 ; law practice 1916-17 ; app. cons, of class 
eight Sept. 14, 1917; detailed to Stockholm Nov. 27, 
1917 ; Inter-Allied Black List Committee and del., War 
Trade Bd., Stockholm, 1919; class six Sept. 5. 1919; 
to the Dept. Dec. 11, 1919 ; cons, at Rotterdam June 
11, 1920 ; at Hamburg Mar. 8, 1923 ; at Dunkirk Nov. 
27, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer of class seven July 1, 1924 ; 
class six Feb. 24, 1925 ; cons, at Antofagasta June 20, 
1925; to the Dept. Jan. 2, 1929; cons, at Montreal 
Apr. 11, 1929; class five Dec. 19, 1929; at Casablanca 
June 13, 1934 ; class four Oct. 1, 1935 ; cons. gen. Aug. 
9, 1937 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17. 1937 ; cons, 
gen. at Winnipeg Aug. 21, 1937 ; class three Jan. 3, 
1938 ; cons. gen. at St. John's, N.F., June 19, 1941 ; 
married. 



Horn, Thomas Stanislaus. — b. Du Quoin, 111., June 
24, 1894 ; Du Quoin Township High Scli. grad. ; busi- 
ness-sch. grad. ; Washington U., LL.B. 1919 ; mem. of 
bars of Mo. and D.C. ; law elk., Bu. of Naturalization, 
1918 ; advertising mgr. 1919-20 ; in for. dept. of bank 
1920-21 ; sec. and int. lawyer 1922 ; app. v.c. of career 
of class three May 26, 1922 ; v.c. at Kingston, Jamaica, 
Aug. 28, 1922; at Tampico May 12, 1923; class two 
May 10, 1924 ; v.c. at Salina Cruz May 22. 1924 ; For. 
Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; v.c. at Saltillo Dec. 
24, 1924 ; class eight and cons. Dec. 17, 1925 ; cons, at 
Saltillo Dec. 18, 1925; at La Paz Feb. 28, 1928; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. May 17, 1928 ; also 3d sec. at La Paz 
May 21, 1928 ; cons, at Antofagasta Mar. 4, 1929 ; class 
seven Dec. 19, 1929 ; cons, and 2d sec. at Asunci6n 
Mar. 30, 1931 ; cons, at Barcelona Mar. 13, 1934 ; class 
six July 1, 1934 ; cons, at Rotterdam Sept. 8, 1936 ; at 
Surabaya Dec. 30, 1938. 

Hornbeck, Stanley Kuhl. — b. Franklin, Mass., May 4, 
1883 ; U. of Denver, A.B. 1903 ; Oxford, B.A. 1907 ; U. 
of Wis., Ph.D. 1911 ; instr. in U. of Wis., 1908-9, in 
Chinese Govt. Coll. 1909-13 ; asst. and assoc. prof of 
political science, U. of Wis., 1914-17 ; lecturer, U. of 
Mich., summer 1917 ; special expert, U.S. Tariff Commn., 
1917-18, 1919-20, 1921 ; tech. expert. Far Eastern 
Div., Am. Commn. to Negotiate Peace, 1918-19; U.S. 
Army 1918-19, capt., overseas service ; on staff of Maj. 
Gen. James G. Harbord on Am. mil. mission to Armenia 
Aug.-Oct. 1919 ; travel in Far East 1920-21 ; tech. ex- 
pert, Am. del. to Conf. on Limitation of Armament, 
Washington, 1921 ; drafting officer in Office of Economic 
Adviser, Dept. of State, 1921-24 ; col., O.R.C ; Williams- 
town Inst, of Politics, round-table leader 1922, special 
speaker 1927 ; lecturer on hist, of Far East, Harvard, 
1924-28; mem. Inst, of Pacific Relations, 1925-27; 
mem., Council on For. Relations, 1928- ; tech. adviser, 
Am. del., Special Conf. on Chinese Customs Tariff, 
Peking, 1925-26 ; app. drafting officer at $6,000 in the 
Dept. of State and designated chief. Div. of Far East- 
ern Affairs, Feb. 15, 1928; at $8,000 July 1, 1928; 
representative of Dept. of State, 5th Cong, of the Int. 
Chamber of Com., Amsterdam, 1929 ; representative of 
Dept., 6th Cong, of the Int. Chamber of Com., Wash- 
ington, 1931 ; adviser on political relations Aug. 16, 
1937 ; at $8,500 Aug. 17. 1937 ; adviser, Conf. of Brus- 
sels, 1937 ; married. — PA/H. 

Horner, John Evarts. — b. Detroit, Mich., July 19, 
1916; schs. in China and the Philippines; Sonicrs Coll. 
(Southampton, Bermuda) grad.; Lenox Sch. grad.; 
Columbia U. 1934-37; Georgetown U. 1937-38; U. of 
Paris, 1938; app. For. Ser. officer unclass.. v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 6. 1938 ; v.c. 
at Dublin Apr. 11, 1938 ; For. Ser. Sch. June 9, 1939 ; 
v.c. at Wellington Jan. 8, 1940 ; married. 

Hornor, John Lyford, Jr., (Capt.). — b. New York, N.Y., 
Feb. 9, 1908; U.S.M.A. grad. 1929; assigned as asst. 
mil. att. at London June 9, 1941 ; married. 

Horsey, Outerbridge. — b. New York, N.Y., Oct. 1, 
1910 ; Downside Sch., England, grad. ; Trinity Coll., 
Cambridge U., England, B.A. 1931 ; Mass. Inst, of Tech., 
S.B. 1933 ; special asst., Nat. Emergency Council. 
1934-36; engineering 1936-37; app. For. Ser. officer 



BIOGRAPHIES 



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unclnss., v.c. of career, niul sec. in tho Diplo. Scr. Apr. 
6. 10:!8; v.c. nt Naples Apr. 11. 1J):!8 ; For. Ser. Scli. 
Juno 9. 103!) ; v.c. at Budapest Jan. 8. 1940. 

Hosklns. Harold Boles. — b. Beirut. Syria (now Beirut, 
Lel)aiu>nK of Am. parciils. May 10. 1805; sch. in 
Syria: Hill Sch. Rr.ul. ; Princeton. A.B. 1017; U.S. 
Marine Corps 1017-19. capt.. overseas service: mjir. 
of for. dept. of encineering and textile mfff. company 
1020-25 ; niercliandising mgr. and v. pros, in charge 
of sales for textile companies 1025-41 ; app. divisional 
asst. at .?r>.GOO in tlie Dept. of State Mar. 24, 1941 ; 
exec. asst. to asst. sec. of state and act. asst. chief. Div. 
of For. Activity Correlation, Oct. 31. 1041 ; married. — 
FC. 

Hosmer, Charles Bridgham. — b. Hudson, Mass., July 
15. isSn: Hudson High S^h. giad. ; U. of Me., LL.B. 
1011 ; Diplo. and Cons. Sem.. Nat. U., llabana, Cuba, 
grad. 1922 : George Washington, LL.M. 1929 ; mem', 
of bar of Me.; law practice 1011-18; sec. to iiieni. of 
Cong. ; lecturer on cons, practice. Georgetown Sch. of 
For. Ser.. 1927-30 ; app. v.c. at llabana Jan. 9, 1019 ; 
v.c. of career of class three and v.c. at llabana 
May 24, 1920 ; class two Nov. 17, 1921 ; clas;s one 
May 26, 1922; v.c. nt Santo Domingo Dec. 22. 1022: 
con.<!. of class seven Mar. 1, 1923 ; cons, at Santo 
Domingo Mar. 28, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer of class eight 
July 1. 1024 ; class seven Aug. 8, 1924 ; cons, at Sher- 
brooke Oct. 5. 1925 ; to the Dept. Dec. 15, 1926 ; mem., 
Interdept. Committee on Codification of Navigation 
Laws. 1927-.'^0 ; class six May 17, 1928; tech. adviser, 
Pan Am. Commn. on Customs Procedure and Port For- 
malities. Washington. 1929; class five Dec. 19, 1929; 
cons, at Naples Nov. 26. 1930 ; class four July 1, 1931 ; 
class three Oct. 1, 19.35; to the Dept. Oct. 30, 1036; 
chief. Office of Fiscal and Budget Affairs. July 6. 1937; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; class two Jan. 3, 
1938 ; exec. asst. to asst. sec. of state Feb. 16, 1940 ; 
class one Aug. 1. 1940: For. Ser. insp. Dec. 9, 1940; 
cons. gen. Dec. 19, 1940 ; married. 

Hotchkiss, Henry (Ensign). — b. New Haven, Conn., 
June 6, 1909 ; commissioned in U.S. Naval Reserve 
Nov. 22, 1933 ; assigned as asst. naval att. and asst. 
naval att. for air at Cairo Aug. 30, 1941 ; married. 

Houck, Fred Henry. — b. Washington, D.C., Aug. 19, 
1890 ; business sch. ; studied under private tutor 2 yrs. ; 
elk. U.S. Navy Yard, 1907-1:5; life-insur. salesman 
1913-17; Army field elk. 1917-20; app. elk. in Am', 
leg. at Berne May 5, 1020; in Am. consulate at Ham- 
burg July 1, 1021 ; at Kotterdam Aug. 1921 ; at Ham- 
burg Nov. 1, 1921; v.c. at Hamburg Apr. 24, 1922; 
at Ghent May 27, 1924 ; at Lille Mar. 9, 1926 ; at 
Ghent May 2G, 1920; at Cherbourg June 10, 1926; 
at Plymouth June 13. 19.".5 ; at Cherbourg, temp., 
Sept. 14. 1036; at Rotterdam, temp.. Oct. 20, 1036; 
at Plymouth Jan. 20, 10:i7 ; at London, temp., Sept. 13, 
1940; at Plymouth Oct. 15. 1940; at Bristol, temp., 
Jan. 8. 1041 ; at Plymouth May 0. 1941 ; at Manchester, 
temp.. May 27, 1941 ; at Plymouth Sept. 18, 1941 ; 
married. 

Howard, George Caulfleld. — b. Montdair, N.J., Dec. 
9. 1892 ; Western High Sch. (D.C.) grad. ; business sch. ; 
special study in mathematics, economics, and Spanish ; 



elk. 1909-14 ; merchandising 1914-17 ; partner and 
V. prcs. of exporting company 1917-22; asst. trade 
Commr. at Shanghai 1923-24 ; trade conimr. 1924-27 ; 
also registrar of the China Trade Act 1025 27 ; trade 
commr. at Manila and economic adviser to gov. gen. of 
Philippines 1927-30; app. trade commr. at Calcutta 
Sept. 2. 1930; at Sydney Nov. 1, 1937; at Athens Apr. 
16. 1039; For. Ser. officer of class three July 1, 1939; 
cml. att. at Stockholm Oct. 25. 1939 ; cons, and sec. In 
the Diplo. Sor. Nov. 16, 1939; 2d sec. and cons, at 
Bogota Aug. 13, 1941 ; married. 

Howard, Hungerford Briggs. — b. Buffalo, N.Y., Dec. 
8, 1004 ; Harvard Mil. Sch. grad. ; U. of So. Calif. 
1022-24 ; property asst. and buyer, script elk., office 
mgr., and editor for moving-picture Corp., 1024-34; in 
office of cml. att. at Shanghai 1034-37 ; app. asst. trade 
commr. at Shanghai Apr. 16, 1937 ; at Tokyo, temp., 
Aug. 16. 1937; at Shanghai Sept. 5, 1037; For. Ser. 
officer unclass. July 1. 1930; v.c. of career and sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1030 ; v.c. at Shanghai Dec. 29, 
1939; language officer at Peiping Apr. 29, 1940. 

Howe, Clarence Sherman (Maj.). — b. Ely, Minn., 
Nov. 12. 1899 ; Lincoln High Sch. grad. ; Oreg. Tech. 
grad. ; U.S.M.A. 1923-24 ; mem. of l)ar of Tex. ; U.S. 
Army 1917-10. overseas service ; commissioned in 
O.R.C. Aug. 15. 1925 ; inspector, Depts. of Labor and 
Justice, 1029-40 ; assigned as asst. mil. att. at Mexico 
City Aug. 28, 1941 ; married. 

Hoyt, Elton Maynard. — b. South Norwalk, Conn., 
Mar. 30, 1000 ; Norwalk High Sch. grad. ; U. Prep. Sch., 
Charleston, S.C, grad. ; Georgetown Sch. of For. Ser. 
1922-23; U.S. Army 1919-20, overseas service; elk. 
1020-22 : app. elk. in Am. consulate at Yarmouth, N.S., 
Mar. 3, 1923 ; v.c. at Yarmouth July 18, 1923 ; at Char- 
lottetown Oct. 13, 1924; at Yarmouth Dec. 23, 1924; 
at Charlottetown Jan. 6. 1925 ; at Yarmouth Jan. 20, 
1925; at Ottawa July 16, 1926; at St. Stephen. N.B., 
Apr. 18, 1930; at Yarmouth, temp., Aug. 21, 1931; at 
Niagara Falls Nov. 21, 1931 ; at Toronto Apr. 14, 1938 ; 
married. 

Hoyt, Henry Augustus. — b. Jerome, Ariz., Sept. 1, 
1914; Compton (Calif.) High Sch. grad.; Sacramento 
Jr. Coll.. A.A. 1034; U. of Calif., A.B. 1936; app. elk. 
in Am. consulate at Chihuahua Apr. 1, 1937 ; at Tam- 
pico May 16. 1939; v.c* at Guadalajara, temp, (for 
duty at Manzanillo). Aug. 5, 1940; at Manzanillo 
Nov. 18. 1910. 

Hoyt, Ira Ford. — b. South Norwalk, Conn., July 2, 
1876; South Norwalk High Sch.; theatrical enterprises 
1892-1918; mem. of gen. assembly of Conn. 1907-8; 
commr. of charities, Derby, Conn., 1908; app. elk. 
at .$2,000 in the Dept. of State June 17, 1918; 
at $2,500 Oct. 1, 1918; passport agt. at $2,000 in N.Y. 
Passport Agency Aug. 12. 1919 ; at $3,000 July 1. 1921 ; 
at $3,200 July 1, 1925; at $3,600 Nov. 1, 1926; at 
$3,800 July 1, 1927 ; at $4,000 May 1, 1928 ; at $4,600 
July 1, 1928; at $4,800 May 1, 1930; at $5,000 June 1, 
1038; married. 

Hubbard, Phil Henry. — b. Middletown Springs, Vt., 
Feb. 20, 1S97 ; Troy Conf. Acad. ; U. of Chicago, Ph.D. 
1924 ; with cml. firms 1916-17, 1925-26 ; U.S. Navy 



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1917-19 ; salesman 1924-25 ; app. elk. In Am. consulate 
at Breslaii Mar. 1, 192G ; v.c. at Bieslau July 30, 1926; 
at Stuttgart, temp., June 13, 1927; at Breslau July 22, 

1927 ; at Berlin Apr. 7, 1928 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. 
and v.c. of career May 17, 1928 ; v.c. at Berlin May 29, 

1928 ; at Bro.-^lau, temp., July 13, 1928 ; at Berlin Oct. 
4, 1928 ; at Manchester Sept. 12, 1929 ; at Liverpool 
June 29. 1931 ; class eight July 1, 1934 ; cons. Jan. 22, 
1935; cons, at Liverpool Jan. 24, 1935; at London, 
temp., July 30, 1935 ; at Liverpool Oct. 5, 1935 ; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. and cons, at Dundee Aug. 17, 1937 ; 
class seven Apr. 1, 1939; cons, at Milan Mar. 20, 1940; 
at Ziirich July 19, 1941 ; married. 

Hubner, John, 2d. — b. Catonsville, Md.. Nov. 15. 
1904 ; Tome Sch., Ridgefield Sch.. Hill Sch. ; Johns 
Hopkins U. 1921-23 ; Cornell U. 1924-25 ; employed 
with bank in Paris 1926 ; cml. work 1927-28 ; sec. in 
France 1929 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass.. v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 16, 1930 ; to 
the Dept, temp., Dec. 20. 1930 ; For. Ser. Sch. Mar. 31, 
1931 ; v.c. at Mukden June 20, 1931 ; at Tientsin May 
26, 1932 ; v.c. and 3d sec. at Kaunas Dec. 20, 1934 ; 
v.c. at Berlin June 23, 1936 ; at Sao Paulo Sept. 9, 1937 ; 
at Florianopolis June 29, 1940 (canceled) ; at Santos, 
temp.. Mar. 8, 1941. 

Huddle, Jerome Klahr.— b. Bettsville. Ohio, Mar. 25, 
1891 ; Bloomville High Sch. ; Heidelberg U., Ohio, 3 yrs. ; 
George Washington U. 1 yr. ; newspaper and cml. work ; 
principal in high sch. and teacher in acad. ; app. cons, 
asst Mar. 24, 1915, and detailed to the Dept. ; with 
Am. Commn. to Negotiate Peace, Paris. 1918 ; cons, of 
class seven Sept. 5, 1919 ; detailed to Paris Oct. 15, 
1919; to Berlin Feb. 9, 1920; class six June 4, 1920; 
detailed to Warsaw Sept. 28, 1920; to Hamburg Sept. 
20. 1921 ; class five Nov. 19, 1921 ; class four Mar. 1, 
1923 ; to the Dept. Apr. 28, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class five July 1, 1924 ; class four Aug. 8. 1924 ; chief, 
Div. of Passport Control, Nov. 4, 1925 ; cons, at Cologne 
Dec. 9, 1926 ; class three June 8, 1927 ; class two Dec. 
31, 1929 ; cons. gen. J"une 4. 1930 ; cons. gen. at Warsaw 
July 9, 1930 ; observer. Int. Geographical Cong.. War- 
saw. 1934 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 22, 1935 ; to 
the Dept. Sept. 13, 1935 ; class one Oct. 1, 1935 ; For. 
Ser. insp. Nov. 25. 1935; to the Dept. Aug. 2, 1937; 
director. For. Ser. Officers' Training Sch.. Sept. 2, 1937 ; 
mem., For. Ser. Sch. Bd., 1937-41 ; couns. of leg. at 
Bern July 7, 1941 ; married. 

Huddleston, John Fletcher. — b. Forsyth, Ga., July 
19, 1892 ; advertising cour.se ; U. of Fla. 1910-13 ; mes- 
senger, Cong, committee, 1913-16; U.S. Navy 1916-20, 
It. ; grocery business 1920-21 ; advertising salesman 
1921-23 ; app. v.c. of career of class three Oct. 6, 1923 ; 
v.c. at Milan Nov. 19. 1923 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. 
July 1. 1924 ; class eight, cons., and cons, at Milan 
May 17, 1928; at Funchal Jan. 3, 1929; class seven 
May 9, 1930; cons, at Dresden May 31. 1933; 
class six Apr. 1. 1937 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 
1937 ; class five Nov. 16. 1939 ; cons, at Curacao Apr. 5, 
1940 ; married. 

Hudson, Joel Carrington. — b. Ravenden, Ark., Sept. 
4, 1899 ; Wynne High Sch. grad. ; U. of Grenoble 1919 ; 
Washington U., B.S. 1922; U.S. Army 1917-19. 1921- 



22, 1st It., overseas service; app. v.c. of career of class 
three Feb. 26, 1923 ; v.c. at Wellington Apr. 27, 1923 ; 
For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; v.c. at Singa- 
pore Mar. 10, 1928 ; class eight, cons., and cons, at 
Singapore May 17, 1928; at Sydney, N.S.W.. Jan. 18, 
1929 ; class seven July 24. 1930 ; cons, at Melbourne 
Jan. 10, 1931 ; at Surabaya Mar. 6, 1933 ; at Stutl> 
gart June 10, 1936 (canceled) ; class six Apr. 1, 
1937; cons, at Berlin Apr. 3, 1937; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; 2d sec. at Berlin in addition to 
duties as cons. May 18. 1939 ; class five Nov. 16, 1939 ; 
to the Dept. Jan. 31, 1941 ; married.— DCA. 

Huestis, Richard Southard. — b. Ticonderoga, N.Y., 
Feb. G. 1904 : Ticonderoga High Sch. grad. ; Harvard, 
A.B. 1927 ; U. of Nancy. France, and Sorbonne 1927- 
28 ; app.. For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career 
Nov. 12, 1929; For. Ser. Sch. Nov. 18, 1929; v.c. at 
Calcutta Mar. 26, 1930; at Kingston, Jamaica. Jan. 
11, 1933; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 4. 1933; assigned 
as For. Ser. officer in the emb. at Warsaw Oct. 9. 
1933 ; 3d sec. at Warsaw Oct. 14. 1933 ; v.c. at Rotter- 
dam Aug. 14, 1935 ; class eight and cons. May 1, 
1938 ; cons, at Rotterdam May 12, 1938 ; class seven 
May 1, 1941 ; cons, at Cardiff Aug. 30, 1941. 

Hughes, James Joseph. — b. South Boston, Mass., Feb. 
26, 1879 ; business sch. ; hospital training 1895-99 ; 
professional work in hospitals 1901-5; sec. 1905-13; 
salesman 1913-18 ; elk.. Customs Ser., New York, N.Y.. 
1918-19 ; app. elk. at $1,400 in the N.Y. Passport 
Agency of the Dept. of State Aug. 27. 1919; at $1,200 
May 20, 1920: at $1,400 Apr. 1. 1921: asst. passport 
agt. at $2,000 Mar. 1. 1924; at $2,300 July 1. 1924; 
at $2,400 July 1, 1925; at $2,500 Nov. 1, 1926; at 
$2,000 Jan. 1, 1928 ; at $2,800 July 1, 1928 ; at $-?,000 
Dec. 1, 1928 ; at $3,200 May 1. 1930 ; at $3,300 June 1, 
1938 ; at $3,500 Oct. 16, 1939 ; married. 

Hughes, James Renwick (Capt.). — b. Topeka, Kans., 
Dec. 28, 1911; Pacific Grove (Calif.) High Sch. grad.; 
U.S.M.A. grad. 1936 ; assigned as asst. mil. att. at 
Rio de Janeiro Aug. 7, 1941 ; married. 

Hughes, Morris Nelson. — b. Champaign, 111., Jan. 13, 
1901 ; Champaign High Sch. grad. ; U. of 111.. B.S. 
1922; S.A.T.C. 1918; real-estate business 1922-23; 
app. elk. in Am. consulate at Montevideo Oct. 3, 
1923 ; v.c. at Montevideo Mar. 25, 1925 ; .npp. For. 
Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career May 17, 1928; 
v.c. at Montevideo May 29, 1928 ; at Porto Alegre, 
temp., June 15. 1928; at Montevideo Sept. 13. 1928; 
at Rome Apr. 17, 1930 ; at Naples Apr. 3, 1931 ; at 
Athens Jan. 9, 1932 ; at Baghdad May 11. 1932 ; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. June 16, 1932 ; also 3d sec. at 
Baghdad June 20. 1932 ; 3d sec. at Tokyo Oct. 3, 
1933; class eight July 1. 1934; cons. Jan. 22, 1935; 
cons, at Addis Ababa Nov. 27, 1936 ; class seven Apr. 
1. 1937 ; cons, and 2d sec. at Tirana Apr. 10, 1937 ; 
cons, at Mexico City June 20, 1939; also 2d sec. at 
Mexico City Nov. 1. 1941 ; sec. of 4th Pan Am. High- 
way Cong., Mexico City, 1941 ; married. 

Hughes, Ruth Mason (Mrs.) — b. Washington, D.C. ; 
Western High Sch. grad. ; George Washington U. 2 yrs. ; 
elk. 1922-24 ; app. elk. at $900 in the Dept. of State 
Apr. 14. 1924 ; at $1,140 July 1, 1924 ; at $1,500 Not. 



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1. 1025; at $1,020 July 1. 1928; nt $2,000 June 1, 
1930; nt $2,100 Aufj. 1, 1036; elk.. Intor-Ain. Conf. for 
MaiiittMiniice of IVnco. Buenos Aires, 1930 ; at $2,200 
Apr. 10. 1939; ilivisioiial asst. at .■i;2.000 Auj,'. 1, 
1940.~I{A. 

Hughes. Thomas LaFayette. — b. Murray, Ky., Nov. 
11, lj<91 ; Calloway Normal Sch. jrr;i(l. ; busiiiess-scli. 
grad. ; Falrviow Acad. ; accountant, auditor, and sec.- 
treas. of a tobai co-growers' cooperative assn. 1910-17; 
Investigator in warehousing. Dept. of Agri., 1917-19; 
for. representative for tobacco lirm 1919-21 ; U.S. Ship- 
ping Bd. 1922 ; chief, tobacco section, Bu. of For. 
and Doni. Com., 1922-24 ; for. representative for to- 
bacco-growers' cooperative assn. 1925-28 ; v. pros, of 
planters' Corp. in Europe and northern Africa, 1928- 
31 ; app. trade coninir.. Bu. of For. and Dom. Com., 
June 28, 10.32 ; cnil. att. at Vienna Oct. 3, 1933; at 
Brussels Sept. 17. 1934 ; also at Luxemburg Feb. 19, 
1936 ; chief. For. Com. Service, Dopt. of Com., Dec. 
1938 ; For. Ser. officer of class one July 1, 1939 ; to 
the Dept.. temp.. Aug. 17, 1939 ; cml. att. at Buenos 
Aires Oct. 7. 1939 ; cons, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Nov. 16, 1939; married. 

Hukill, George Eaymond, — b. Middletown, Del., Feb. 

2. 1803 : Conway Hall grad. ; Yale, Ph.B. 1916 ; U.S. 
Army l'.il7-19. 2d It. ; app. v.c. of career of class 
three Feb. 26. 1923 ; v.c. at Batavia Apr. 28. 1923 ; 
For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; v.c. at Lucerne 
Sept. 24, 1925 ; class eight, cons., and cons, at 
Lucerne May 17. 1928; at Ziirich, temp., Oct. 19, 
1929 ; class seven July 24, 1930 ; cons, at Genoa Aug. 
15. 1933 ; at Munich Juno 20. 1936 ; class six Apr. 1, 
1937 ; cons, at Torre.'.n June 1, 1937 ; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1. 1937 ; cons, at Habana Dec. 28, 
1938; married. 

Hull, Cordell. — b. in Overton (now Pickett) Co., 
Tenn., Oct. 2, 1871 ; Nat. Normal U., Lebanon, Ohio, 
1889-90 ; Cumberland U. Law Sch., Lebanon, Tenn., 
B.L. 1891; mem. of bar of Tenn.; law practice; mem. 
of Tenn. House of Representatives 1893-97 ; capt., 4th 
Reg., Tenn. Volunteer Infantry, during Spanish-Am. 
War, Cuban service; judge of 5tb judicial circuit, Tenn., 
1903-7 ; mem. of U.S. House of Representatives from 
4th Di.st. of Tenn., 60th to 66th Congresses, 1907-21, 
and 68th to 71st Congresses, 1923-31 ; chm. of Demo- 
cratic Nat. Committee 1921-24; elected U.S. Senator 
from Tenn. for term 1931-37 ; resigned as Senator upon 
appointment as Sec. of State Mar. 4, 1933 ; author of 
Federal Income-tax legislation of 1913, revised act of 
1910. and Federal inheritance act of 1916; chm. of Am. 
del.. Int. Monetary and Economic Conf., London, 1933, 
and 7th Int. Conf. of Am. States, Montevideo, 1933; 
mem.. National Archives Council, 1934, chm. 1935- ; 
Chm. of Am. del., Inter-Am. Conf. for Maintenance of 
Peace, Buenos Aires, 1936; chm. of Am. del., 8th Int. 
Conf. of Am. States, Lima, 1938 ; hon. pros, of 8th Am. 
Scientific Cong.. Washington, 1940 ; del., 2d Meeting of 
Ministers of For. Affairs of Am. Republics, Habana, 
1940; married.— S. 

Hulley, Benjamin Mayham. — b. Lewlsburg, Pa., June 
28. 1898; Stetson Acad. ; Stetson Coll., A.B. 1917; Har- 
vard. A.M. 1919 ; Oxford, B.A. 1921 ; prof, of hist.. Stet- 



son U., 1922-24 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. 
of career Oct. 16, 1924 ; v.c. at Stockholm Nov. 8, 1924 ; 
class eight, cons., and cons, at Stockholm May 23, 
1929; at Dublin Sept. 14, 1929; class seven July 1, 
1931 ; cons, at Nantes June 20, 1934 ; class six 
Apr. 1, 1937 ; cons, at Paris Apr. 3, 1937 ; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; 2d sec. at Paris in addition 
to duties as cons. Apr. 21, 1938 ; cons, at Sault Ste. 
Marie, temp., June 21, 1940; to the Dept. Sept. 20. 
1940; married. — VD. 

Humes, Elizabeth, — b. Memphis, Tenn., Oct. 10, 1894 ; 
Ennis (Tex.) High Sch. grad.; Pensionnat pour Jeunes 
Filles Cyrano. Lausanne ; Iliihere Mudchenschule von 
Heydenaber. Munich ; private sch. in Italy ; translator 
and sec. 1917-18 ; with Am. Red Cross in France and 
Italy 1918-19 ; sec. to cml. att. and trade conimrs. in 
Europe 1920-27 ; app. asst. trade commr. at Rome June 
24, 1927 ; trade commr. at Rome Jan. 1, 1929 ; at Paris 
Sept. 15, 1937 ; at London June 1938 ; at Copenhagen 
June 16, 1939 ; For. Ser. officer of class seven July 1, 
1939; cons, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 10, 1939; 
cons, at Copenhagen Dec. 29, 1939 ; For. Ser. officer to 
the leg. at Copenhagen June 30, 1941 ; 2d sec. at Copen- 
hagen Oct. 1, 1941. 

Hunt, Frederick Drum. — b. Bethesda, Md., Nov. 27, 
1912; Western High Sch. (D.C.) grad.; Severn Prep. 
Sch. grad. ; George Washington. A.B. 1935 ; Div. of Press 
Intelligence for U.S. Govt. 1933-36; entered Bu. of For. 
and Dom. Com. Mar. 2, 1936 ; asst. trade commr. at 
London Sept. 1, 1937 ; at Bucharest June 1, 1939 ; For. 
Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1939 ; v.c. of career and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser., and v.c. and 3d sec. at Bucharest 
Nov. 16, 1939 ; v.c. at Shanghai Feb. 15, 1941. 

Hunt, Leigh Walter. — ^b. Washington, D.C, Jan. 18, 
1896 ; Central High Sch. grad. ; U. of Mich. 1 yr. ; 
Sorbonne 1918; U.S. Army 1917-19, overseas service; 
elk. to cml. att. at Paris 1919-20 ; at Brussels 1920-23 ; 
app. asst. trade commr. at Brussels Oct. 16, 1923 ; asst. 
cml. att. at Brus.sels and Luxemburg June 17, 1927 ; 
observer, I6th Plenary Assembly of the Int. Parlia- 
mentary Conf. of Com.. Brussels, 1930 ; to Bu. of For. 
and Dom. Com. Sept. 12, 1935 ; trade commr. at Ottawa 
Feb. 22-Apr. 2, 1937; at Paris June 1, 1938; For. Ser. 
officer of class five July 1, 1939 ; cons, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Nov. 10, 1939 ; cons, and 2d sec. at Paris 
Dec. 29, 1939 ; to the D'pt. Dec. 20, 1940 ; marri( d. — 
VD. 

Hunt, Ralph Harding. — b. Boston. Mass., May 6, 
1905 ; Scotch Coll., Melbourne, Australia ; business sch. 
in Melbourne ; Melbourne U. 1923-24 ; app. elk. in Am. 
consulate gen. at Melbourne Oct. 1, 1921 ; v.c. at Mel- 
bourne Sept. 24, 1929 ; married. 

Huntington, Robert D. (Lt.). — ^b. Staatsburgh-on- 
Hudson, N.Y., Dec. 20. 1900; St. Paul's Sch. grad.; 
U.S.N.A. grad. 1923; U.S. Navy 1910-24; naval 
architect, 1925^1, and v. pros, of aircraft corpora- 
tion, 1927—11; commissioned in U.S. Naval Reserve 
1934; assigned as asst. naval att. and asst. naval att. 
for air at Ottawa June 14, 1941; married. 

Hurley, John P.— b. New York, N.Y., Sept. 15, 1878; 
St. Kieran's Coll., Ireland; Cornell, C.E. 1907; elk. and 



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student engineer 1902-3 ; civil engineer 1907-9 ; high- 
way-construction engineer 1909-14 ; engineer of con- 
struction 1914-16; U.S. Army 1916-19, capt., Mexican 
border and overseas service ; app. cons, of class eight 
Aug. 15. 1919 ; class seven Dec. 18, 1919 ; cons, at Reval 
Sept. 20. 1919 ; at Riga June 23, 1920 ; class six Nov. 
23, 1921 ; at Riga, Latvia, July 29, 1922 ; class five 
Dec. 19, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer of class six July 1, 1924 ; 
cons, at Vienna June 6, 1925 ; class five Aug. 31, 1925 ; 
class four May 17, 1928; cons, at Baghdad July 30, 
1929 (canceled) ; at Riga Oct. 19, 1929 ; class three 
.luly 24, 1930 ; cons, at Nassau June 30, 1932 ; at 
Marseille Dec. 31, 1934 ; cons. gen. Mar. 23, 1935; cons, 
gen. at Marseille Mar. 27, 1935 ; class two June 1, 1937 ; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; to the Dept. 
Sept. 13, 1940 ; married. — VD. 

Hurst, Carlton, — b. Crefeld, Germany, of Am. par- 
ents, Nov. 22, 1894 ; schs. in Germany and France ; 
Wilbraham Acad. ; Wesleyan U. ; app. elk. in Am. con- 
sulate gen. at Barcelona Mar. 21, 1914 ; in Am. consulate 
at Lyon July 6, 1915; v.c. at Madrid Oct. 25, 1916; at 
Santander July 23, 1917 ; at Almeria Sept. 28, 1917 ; 
at Seville Oct. 7, 1918 ; at Cadiz Feb. 18, 1919 ; at 
Seville May 14, 1919 ; at Cadiz Jan. 3, 1920 ; cons. asst. 
Oct. 21, 1920 ; v.c. at San Salvador Apr. 12, 1921 ; 
detailed to Bremen Sept. 20, 1921 ; v.c. of career of 
class three Nov. 17, 1921, and v.c. at Bremen ; class 
two Feb. 26, 1923; at Bremerhaven July 16, 1923; at 
Bremen Aug. 1, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 
1924 ; v.c. at Bremerhaven Aug. 18, 1924 ; at Paris 
May 19. 1927; at Lyon, temp., Jan. 13, 1928; at Paris 
Feb. 27. 1928 ; class eight, cons., and cons, at Paris 
July 24, 1930; at Aden Sept. 30, 1930; at Nogales 
Dec. 29, 1931 ; at Penang Mar. 6, 1933 ; at Habana 
July 13. 1935; class seven Oct. 1, 1935; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; sec. of Am. del., Inter-Am. 
Radio Conf., Habana, 1937 ; cons, at Veracruz, temp., 
Dec. 28, 1938 ; at Breslau May 27, 1939 ; at Berlin 
Sept. 5, 1939; also 2d sec. at Berlin Nov. 16, 1940; 
relieved of duties as cons. July 15, 1941. 

Husted, Clark E., Jr. — b. Toledo, Ohio, Jan. 28, 1915 ; 
Toledo High Sch. grad. ; U. of Va., A.B. 1936; U. of 
Heidelberg 1936-37; news reporter 1937-39; editorial 
woi k 1939-40 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 9, 1940 ; v.c. 
at Naples Apr. 17, 1940 ; at Lyon Dec. 12, 1940. 

Huston, Cloyce Kenneth. — b. Crawfordsville, Iowa, 
May 12. 1900; Crawfordsville High Sch.; U. of Iowa, 
B.A. 1922; S.A.T.C. 1918; instr. in Eng. and math., 
American U. at Cairo, Egypt, 1922-25 ; app. elk. in 
Am. consulate at Cairo July 1, 1925 ; For. Ser. officer 
unclass. and v.c. of career Apr. 27, 1927; v.c. at Cairo 
May 9, 1927; at Aden June 11, 1928; at Genoa Nov. 
15, 1930; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 31, 1932; For. 
Ser. officer in the leg. at Tirana Sept. 2, 1932 ; v.c. and 
3d sec. nt Timna Sept. 10, 1932; class eight July 1, 
1934; cons. Jan. 22, 19.35; cons, at Tirana in addition 
to duties as 3d sec. Jan. 24, 1935 ; cons, and 3d sec. 
at Bucharest Jan. 17, 1936; class seven Apr. 1, 1937; 
2d sec. at Bucharest in addition to duties as cons. 
May 6. 1937 ; admin, sec. of Am. del., 9th Int. Cong, of 
Mil. Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, 1937 ; class 
six Apr. 1, 1939 ; to the Dept. July 7, 1941 ; married. 



Hutchinson, Charles Albert. — b. Clinton, Iowa, Nov. 
1, 1907; U. of Minn., B.A. 1929; private tutors; app. 
For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career Nov. 12, 1929 ; 
v.c. at Windsor Nov. 30, 1929 ; For. Ser. Sch. July 16, 
1930 ; v.c. at Tokyo Nov. 8, 1930 ; class eight, cons., 
and cons, at Tokyo Oct. 1, 1935 ; at Adelaide Mar. 12, 
1936 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; class seven 
May 1, 1938; class six Aug. 16, 1941; married. 

Hutchison, Edwin Barbour. — b. Unison, Va., Sept. 22, 
1879; William and Mary Coll. 1898-1901; Georgetown, 
LL.B. 1908 ; mem. of bars of Va. and D.C. ; teacher in 
public schs. 1901-9; law practice 1910-34; atty.. Gen. 
Claims Commn., U.S. and Mexico, 1934-37 ; app. asst. 
to the legal adviser at $2,600 in the Dept. of State 
Jan. 4. 1937 ; at $2,700 Apr. 16, 1939 ; at $3,200 Sept. 
16, 1939; married.— Le. 

Huthsteiner, George Edward (Lt. Col.) — b. Tell City, 
Ind., Feb. 17. 1891 ; Schenectady High Sch. grad. ; 
Union Coll. 1911-13 ; entered U.S. Army Apr. 4, 1916 ; 
assigned as mil. att. at Riga, Kaunas, Tallinn, and 
Helsinki Oct. 17, 1938 ; relieved of duties at Helsinki 
Nov. 21, 1939 ; assigned as mil. att. at Helsinki in 
addition to duties at Riga, Kaunas, and Tallinn Jan. 20, 
1940 ; relieved of duties at Riga, Kaunas, and Tallinn 
Feb. 3, 1940 ; assigned as mil. att. at Riga, Kaunas, 
and Tallinn in addition to duties at Helsinki May 23, 
1940 ; relieved of duties at Riga, Kaunas, and Tallinn 
July 23, 1940 ; married. 

Hutton, Paul Churchill.— b. Goldsboro, N.C., Nov. 17, 
1903; Western High Sch. (D.C.) grad.; Columbian 
Prep. Sch. ; U.S.M.A., grad. 1926 ; U.S. Army 1926-30, 
2d It. ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 15, 1930 ; v.c. at Panama 
July 17, 1930; For. Ser. Sch. Feb. 11, 1931; v.c. at 
Calcutta June 20, 1931 (canceled) ; at Bombay Aug. 29, 
1931 ; at Dublin May 22, 1934 ; class eight Apr. 1, 1937 ; 
cons. Apr. 22, 1937; cons, at Dublin Apr. 26, 1937; 
at Mexico City Feb. 28. 1939 ; class seven Apr. 1, 1939 ; 
to the Dept. Sppt. 26. 1941 ; married. — CI. 

Isaacs, Burford King, Jr. — ^b. Fort Worth, Tex., 
Mar. 10, 1919 ; Paschal High Sch. grad. ; U. of Tex., 
B.B.A. 1941 ; app. v.c. at Buenos Aires Aug. 28, 1941. 

Isaacs, C. Grant. — b. Lynnville, Tenn., July 23, 1895; 
Union City High Sch. grad. ; U. of Tenn. ; Ga. Sch. of 
Tech. ; asst. in purchasing dept. of tire company 1917- 
18 ; a-sst, testing aircraft fabrics, U. S. Signal Corps 
and Bu. of Standards; textile expert. Office of Dir. of 
Sales, War Dept. ; app. special agt. Bu. of For. and Dom. 
Com. Dec. 1921 ; asst. trade commr. at London Sept. 1, 
1024 ; mgr., Charlotte dist. office, Aug. 9, 1928 ; app. 
trade commr. and assigned to cfflce of asst. sec. of 
com. Apr. 1, 1930; to Bu. of For. and Dom. Com. July 
15, 1933 ; trade commr. at Singapore July 15, 19.34 ; at 
Manila, temp., Aug.-Dec. 1934 ; at Batavia Jan. 1, 
1935; at Calcutta July 6, 1935; to Bu. of For. and 
Dom. Com. Feb. 16, 1938 ; trade commr. at London 
June 14, 1938 ; For. Ser. officer of class seven July 1, 
1939; cons, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939; 
cons, at London Dec. 29, 1939 ; also 2d sec. at London 
Mar. 10, 1941. 

Ives, John Winsor.— b. Elizabeth, 111., Nov. IS. 1901 ; 
Randolph-Macon Acad.; 111. Wesleyan U. 1021-22; U. 



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of III. in2:^-LM ; V. c. at Mazatlila l'.)25-28 ; cinl. nst., 
Chica?,'o dist. office. Bu. of For. and Doni. Com., 1!)2S- 
:.'9 : app. as.'st. trade comiiir. at Hosiolil Feb. 1, 1929; 
at Rli) de Janeiro June 15, 1929; trade coninir. at Rio 
de .lant'iro Hec. 1, 1935; For. Ser. officer of class seven 
July 1, in:59; For. Ser. officer at Lisbon Oit. 16. 1939; 
tons, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. IG, 1939 ; cons. 
at Lisbon Doc. 29, 1939 ; married. 

Jackson. Clarence E, (Maj,). — b. Virginia City, Mont., 
July 28, 1900 ; Mont. State Coll. Trop. Sell. grad. ; 
Mont. State Coll. 1919-21 ; entered U.S. Army Aug. 
4, 1921; assigned as mil. att. at Thailand Feb. 13, 
1941 ; married. 

Jacob. Manning (1st Lt.). — b. New York. N.Y., Aug. 11, 
1902; St. Mark's Sch. grad.; N.Y. Nat. Guard 1925-26; 
commissioned in O.U.C July 7, 1911 ; assigned as asst. 
mil. att. at London Aug. 1, 1941 ; married. 

Jacobs, Joseph Earle. — b. Johnston, S.C, Oct. 31, 
1893 ; Johnston High Sch. grad. ; studied bookkeeping 
and accounting; Coll. of Charleston, A.B. 1913; teacher 
in hiirh sch. 1913-14; mercantile business 1915; app. 
student interpreter in Turkey Oct. 15, 1915, but 
did not proceed to post ; student intorpretor in 
China Nov. 5. 1915 ; v.c. at Foochow June 26, 1917 ; 
V. c. and interpreter at Shanghai Apr. 15, 1918 ; Am, 
assessor. Int. Mixed Court, Shanghai, 1918-25 ; desig- 
nated to exercise judicial authority and jurisdiction in 
.Vm. Cons. Court. Shanghai, Aug. 25, 1919 ; cons, of 
class six Nov. 19, 1921 ; class five Dec, 19, 1923 ; For. 
Ser. officer of class six July 1, 1924 ; class five Aug. 31, 
1925 ; tech. adviser to Am. mem., Commn. on Extra- 
territoriality in China, 1925-26; cons, at Y'iinnanfu 
July 3. 1926; at Shanghai Feb. 25, 1928; class four 
•May 17, 1928; representative of Am. minister to China 
in negotiations with regard to Provisional Court, Shang- 
hai, Dec. 1929-Feb. 1930; to the Dept. May 7, 1930; 
class three July 24, 1930; For. Ser. insp. July 2, 1934; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. and cons. gen. Oct. 15, 1934 ; 
class two Oct. 1, 1935; to the Dept. as chief. Office of 
Philippine Affairs. Dec, 12, 1936 ; v. chm., Jt, Prep. 
Committee on Philippine Affairs, and chm.. Am. group, 
1937-38 ; class one Mar. 1, 1939 ; couns. of leg. and 
Cons. gen. at Cairo Aug. 30, 1940; married, 

Jadwin. Cornelius Comegys, (Maj.). — b. Wilming- 
ton. N.C., Mar. 22. 1896; U.S.M.A. grad. 1918; Italian 
Cavalry Sch. 1932-33 ; assigned as asst. mil. att. at 
Koni.' .\ug. 24, 1940 ; mil. att. at Sofia Mar. 18, 1941 ; 
married. 

Jakes, Robert, 3d. — b. Nashville, Tenn,, Sept. 21, 
1906 ; Montgomery Bell Acad. grad. ; Vanderbilt, B.A. 
1928, grad. work 1931-32; George Peabody Coll., sum- 
mers 1927, 1930; U. of Berlin, summer 1928; news- 
paper reporter 1928-30 ; asst. city editor 1930-33 ; tele- 
graph editor 1933-.35 ; app. elk. in consulate at Yar- 
mouth Mar. 28. 1935 ; v.c. at Yarmouth Oct. 21, 1935 ; 
at St. Pierre Miquelon, temp., June 7, 1937 ; at Yar- 
mouth Aug. 2.-). 1937; at St. Stephen, temp., July 26, 
193S; at St. Picrre-Miquelon Oct. 7, 1938; at 
St. Stephen, temp.. Dec. 5, 1939 ; at Bahia June 5, 1940. 

Jameson, Adele Thode (Mrs.). — b. Tonawanda, N.Y. ; 
Tonawanda High Sch. grad. ; George Washington U. 



1926-27; stenoK. 1914-18; clerk stenog., U.S. Tariff 
Commn. 1918-23; sec. to comnir.. thm.. and v. chm., 
U.S. Tariff Commn. 192.3-39 ; elk.. Jt. Prep. Committee 
on Philippine Affairs, Philippine I., 19.37; app. private 
sec. to a.sst. sec. of state at $2,600 in the Dept. of 
State Sept. 1, 1939; at $2,700 June 1, 1940.— A-A. 

Jandrey, Fred William,— b. Neenah, Wis., Oct. 1, 
1908; Madison Central High Sch. grad.; U. of Wis., 
B.A. 1930 : app. elk. in Am. consulate at Southampton 
Aug. 4, 1931 ; v. c. at Southampton Aug. 14, 1931 ; 
For. Ser. officer unclass., v. c. of career, and sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; v. c. at Southampton 
.Tan. 2, 1932; For. Ser. Sch. Aug. 19, 1932; v. c. at 
Calcutta Dec. 22, 1932; at Naples May 19, 19-36; class 
eight Mar. 16, 1939; v. c. at Melbourne July 1, 1939 
(canceled) ; at Brisbane, temp., Aug. 22, 1939; at Perth, 
temp., Aug. 23, 1940; at Melbourne Aug. 24, 1939; 
class seven Aug. 16, 1941 ; married. 

Janz, Robert, — b. Omaha, Nebr., Oct, 11, 1903; U.S. 
N.A. and U. of Okla. ; Georgetown, B.S. (For. Ser.) 
1929 ; elk.. War Dept., 1927-28, Treas. Dept., 1928-29 ; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and v. c. of career Nov. 
12, 1929 ; For. Ser. Sch. Nov. 20, 1929 ; v. c. at Guate- 
mala Mar. 26, 1930 ; at Belfast Sept. 4, 1931 ; class 
eight, eons., and eons, at Belfast Oct. 1, 1935 ; at Bahia 
June 14, 1937 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; 
class seven Aug. 17, 1938 ; to the Dept. May 24', 1940 ; 
cons, at Sao Paulo July 8, 1940 ; married. 

Jarvis, Robert Yelverton, — b. Clay City, Ky., Nov. 5, 
1893; Princeton 1911-13; U. of Louisville Law Sch! 
1915-16; New York Law Sch. 1916-17; mem. of bars 
of Ky. and Calif. ; elk. 1913-14 ; law elk. 1914-16 ; U.S. 
Army 1917-18, 2d It., overseas service; law practice 
1919 ; asst. to gen. mgr. of silver-mines company 1919- 
20; cml. employment 1920-21; app. v. c. of career of 
class three Oct. 26, 1921 ; v. c. at Warsaw Dee. 14, 
1921 ; cla.ss two Feb. 26. 1923 ; class one Nov. 23, 1923 ; 
cons, of class seven June 3, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class eight July 1, 1924; cons, at Shanghai May 4, 
1926 : class seven June 8, 1927 ; cons, at Calcutta Oct! 
26, 1927; class six Dec. 19, 1929; eons, at Barbados 
May 27, 1932; at Port au-Prince Aug. 15, 1932; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. July 24, 1933 ; cons, at Asuncion 
July 27, 1933; also 2d sec. at Asuncion Aug. 18, 1933; 
eons, at Antofagasta Jan. 29, 1934 ; at Hankow Apr. 18, 
1935 : class five Mar. 1, 1939 ; cons, at Vancouver Sept.' 
20. 1941 ; married. 

Jeffords, William Quintillus, Jr. (Lt. Col.) b. 

Florence, S. C, Oct. 11, 1896; Florence High Sch. ; 
The Citadel, B. S. 1917; entered U. S. Army Nov! 
8, 1917; assigned as asst. mil. att. at London Apr 
8, 1941 ; married. 

Jenkins, Douglas.— b. St. Paul's Parish. Charleston 
Co., S.C. Feb. 6, 1880; Porter Mil. Acad, grad.; 
studied law ; mem. of bar of S.C. ; Sumter Guards 
(militia) 1898-99; law elk. and practicing attorney 
1901-3 ; reporter, city editor, and act. editor of news- 
paper 190.3-8; app. cons, at St. Pierre June 22, 1908; 
at Goteborg Mar. 8, 1912; at Riga Nov. 24, 1913; in 
charge of German and Austro Hungarian, Brit, and 
French interests at Riga 1914-17; cla.ss seven by 
act approved Feb. 5, 1915; class six Mar. 2, 1915; 



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detailed to Hartin Aug. 16, 1918; class five Sept. 
5, 1919; assigned to Harbin Sept. 6, 1919; class three 
June 4, 1020 ; cons. gen. of class four Nov. 19, 1921 ; 
to the D(^pt. Dec. 23, 1921 ; cons. gen. at Canton 
Mar. 30, 1923; For. Ser. oflScer of class three July 1, 
1924 ; class two Dec. 17, 1925 ; class one May 9. 
1930 ; cons. gen. at Shanghai, temp.. May 29, 1930 ; 
at Hong Kong June 2, 1030 ; at Berlin June 20, 1934 ; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. May 14, 1936; representative, 
9th Cong, of Int. Chamber of Commerce, Berlin, 1937 ; 
cons. gen. at London Oct. 6, 1937 ; E. E. and M. P. to 
Bolivia June 22, 1939 ; special representative of Presi- 
dent with rank of A. E. and P. at inauguration of 
President of Bolivia on Apr. 15, 1940 ; married. 

Jenkins, Douglas, Jr. — b. St. Pierre, St. Pierre et 
Miquelon. of Am. parents, Jan. 17, 1910 ; North China 
Am. Sch., Peking, grad. ; U. of S.C. ; U. of Va., B.S. 
1930; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Mazatlfln Aug. 12. 
1931; v. c. at Mazatian Aug. 27, 1931; For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v. c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Dec. 17, 1931 ; For. Ser. Sch. Dec. 19, 1931 ; v. c. at 
Yiinnanfu Apr. 7, 1932 ; at Nanking Mar. 6. 1933 ; 
v. c. at Shanghai Aug. 23, 193.5 ; also 3d sec. at Nan- 
king Sept. 17. 1035; v. c. at Warsaw Aug. 24, 1938; 
class eight Mar. 16, 1939 ; 3d sec. at Stockholm Oct. 
14, 1939 ; also v.c. at Stockholm Nov. 27, 1940 ; 3d sec. 
at L'sbon Apr. 19, 1941 (canceled) ; class seven Aug. 

16, 1941 ; married. 

Jensen, Julius Jorgen Christian. — b. Lone Rock. Wis., 
Oct. 31, 1883; Sioux City (Iowa) High Sch. grad.; U. 
of Iowa 1906-7 ; George Washington, LL. B. 1015 ; 
mem. of bars of D.C. and Wyo. ; elk. 1907-9, in U.S. 
Weather Bu. 1909-16 ; law practice 1917-18 ; elk.. Govt, 
depts., 1018-20 ; app. v. c. at Copenhagen Dec. 4, 1920 ; 
at Malmo, temp., Oct. 30, 1923 ; at Copenhagen Dec. 

17, 1923 ; at Goteborg, temp., Nov. 14, 1924 ; at Copen- 
hagen Feb. 17, 1925 ; at Cologne Dec. 7, 1926 ; at Oslo 
Mar. 14, 1928 ; at Stuttgart Aug. 17, 1934 ; at Zurich 
July 19, 1941 ; married. 

Jernegan, John Durnford. — b. Los Angeles, Calif., 
June 12, 1911; Palo Alto Union High Sch. grad.; Salt 
Lake Collegiate Inst. 1% yrs. ; Stanford, A.B. 1933, 
A.M. 1935; Georgetown Sch. of For. Ser. 1933-34; 
elk. 1935 ; newspaper reporter 1936 ; app. For. Ser. offi- 
cer unclass., v. c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Nov. 16, 1936 ; v. c. at Mexico City Nov. 23, 1936 ; For. 
Ser. Sch. Jan. 19, 1938; v. c. at Barcelona June 29. 
1938 ; at Cartegena Feb. 21, 1941 ; to the Dept. June 6, 
1941.— NE. 

Jester, Perry Northen. — b. West Point, Ga., Jan. 20, 
1902 ; Bailey Mil. Inst. grad. ; U. of Va., B.S. 1025 ; 
U.S. Merchant Marine 1017-18 ; asst. purchasing agt., 
Med. Coll. of Va. 1923-24 ; app.. For. Ser. officer un- 
class, and V. c. of career Aug. 24, 1927 ; For. Ser. Sch. 
Sept. 20, 1927 ; v. c. at Hong Kong Feb. 24, 1928 ; For. 
Ser. officer to the leg. at San Salvador Apr. 18, 1932; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. and 3d sec. at San Salvador May 
4, 1932 ; V. c. at Barbados Dec. 3, 1932 ; class eight 
July 1, 1934 ; cons. Jan. 22, 1935 ; cons, at Barbados 
Jan. 24, 1935 ; at Southampton June 23, 1936 ; class 
seven Mar. 1, 1939 ; cons, at Lagos Aug. 23, 1939 ; 
to the Dept. Aug. 29, 1941 , married. 



Johansen, Beppo RolflP. — b. New York, N.Y., Mar. 9, 
1909 ; Central High Sch. (Clearwater, Fla.) grad. ; 
U. of Fla., A.B. and J.D. 1932 ; Cesare Alfleri, Florence, 
Italy, diploma 1935 ; mem. of bar of Fla. ; elk. 1934 ; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v. c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 1, 1935; language officer at 
Tokyo Oct. 18, 1935 ; v. c. at Yokohama Oct. 25, 1937 ; 
at Harbin Feb. 13, 1939 ; class eight Aug. 1, 1940 ; 3d 
sec. at Peiping Jan. 8, 1941 ; also v.c. at Tientsin 
Jan. 18, 1941 ; married. 

Johns, Ralph Waldo, Jr.^b. Kansas City, Mo., 
July 13, 1919 ; Reed Coll., B.A. 1941 ; app. v.c. at Call 
Sept. 2, 1941. 

Johnson, Byron F. (Lt. Col.) — b. Elk Falls. Kans., 
Nov. 1.". 1894; U. of Mo. Prep. Sch. gi-nd. ; U. of 
Minn., B. S. 1020 ; entered U. S. Marine Corps 1917 ; 
assigned as naval att. and naval att. for air at Bogota 
and Panama Jan. 11, 1941 ; married. 

Johnson, Donald D, (Lt., jg). — b. Lebanon, Ind., Jan. 
6, 1911 ; commissioned in U.S. Naval Reserve Sept. 17, 
1936 ; assigned as asst. naval att. and asst. naval att. 
for air at Madrid and Lisbon May 28, 1941. 

Johnson, Ellis Alfred. — b. Springfield, Mass., Oct. 4, 
1893 ; Tech. High Sch. ; elk. 1910-14 ; office mgr. of 
dairy farm 1914-15; stenog. 1915-16; sec, Bu. of For. 
and Doni. Com., 1010-17; elk.. Emergency Fleet Corp., 
1017; U. S. Army 1918-19. It., overseas service; Red 
Cross work in Europe 1919-21 ; app. elk. in Am. consu- 
late gen. at Copenhagen Aug. 23, 1921 ; v. c. at Copen- 
hagen Mar. 11, 1925; at Riga, temp., Apr. 10, 1929; 
at Plymouth June 29, 1929 ; at Tallinn Apr. 19, 1930 ; 
at Danzig Jan. 26, 1932; at Moscow Feb. 10, 1934; 
at Istanbul Apr. 2, 1937 ; at Izmir, temp., Sept. 15, 1941 ; 
married. 

Johnson, Eugene H. — b. Black River Falls, Wis., 
Dec. 27, 1897; Black River Falls High Sch. grad.; 
Ripon Coll. 1 yr. ; U. S. Army 1918 ; elk., Dept. of In- 
terior, 1917-24 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Stavanger 
Mar. 4, 1924 ; v. c. at Sydney, N.S., Nov. 13, 1925 ; at 
Campbellton, temp., July 18, 1927 ; at Sydney Dec. 17, 
1927 ; at Halifax, temp., Jan. 26, 1928 ; at Sydney Feb. 
8, 1928 ; at Campbellton, temp., Apr. 6, 1928 ; at Fred- 
ericton. temp., Aug. 1. 1928; at Sydney Sept. 27, 1928; 
at Charlottetown, temp., June 12, 1930 ; at Sydney July 
1, 1930 ; at Moncton, temp., Apr. 27, 1935 ; at Sydney 
May 24, 1935 ; at Fredericton, temp., May 3, 1938 ; at 
Halifax, temp., Sept. 1. 1938 ; at Sydney, Nov. 4, 19.38 ; 
at Regina Dec. 14, 1938 ; at Victoria Sept. 30, 1941 ; 
married. 

Johnson, Frederick Conger. — b. Pictou, N.S., Canada, 
of Am. parents, Nov. 15, 1885 ; prep, sch., and coll., 
Obercassel by Bonn, Germany, diploma 1903 ; U. of Pa. 
1003—4 ; attended Technicaim, Mittweida, Germany, 
1005 ; Polytechnicum, Darmstadt, Germany, 1906 ; 
studied int. law under tutor ; employed with railroads 
in U. S. 1914-18 ; app. cons. agt. at Pa^pebiac July 
2G, 1918; at Gasp6 Jan. 23, 1919; v. c. at Rivi&re du 
Loup Nov. 15. 1919 ; resigned Dec. 20. 1920 ; app. v. c. 
at Fredericton Sept. 10, 1921 ; married. 

Johnson, Hallett. — b. New York, N.Y., Nov. 20, 1888 ; 
Hotchkiss Sch. ; Williams Coll., B.A. lOOS ; Columbia, 



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I.L. 15. 1911; iiioiii, of bar of N.Y. : law pia.lico 1911- 
IL' ; mem. of N.Y. Nat. Guard; njip. od spc. at London 
Aug. -22. 1912; at Constantinoplo May 22. 1914; sec. 
of onib. or leg. of class five by act approved Feb. 5, 
19iri ; class four Mar. 2. 1915; assigned to Constan- 
tinople Mar. (!, 1915; to La Paz June 16, 1915 (can- 
celed); to Santiau'o, Chile. July (>. 1915; class three 
May 10. 1916; assigned to La I'az as charge d'affaires 
ad inierim July 20. 1916; to Santiago. Chile, Jan. 3. 
1917; to the l»ept. Jan. 14, 191S ; act. chief. Div. of 
Latin Am. Affairs. Aug. 15-Nov. 21, 1919 ; class two 
Dec. 20. 1919; assigned to Brussels Mar. 25. 1920; to 
Stockholm May 26. 19J1 ; to Madrid July 28. 192."^; to 
Berlin June 5, 1924 ; For. Ser. oflicer of class four July 
1. 1924; 1st sec. at Paris July 17, 1924; Class three 
Aug. 8, 1924; 1st sec. at Oslo July 11, 1927; at The 
Hague July 25. 1929; class two July 24, 19:50; conns, 
of leg. at The Hague Apr. 6. 1931 ; conns, of emb. at 
.Madrid Dec. 5, 1933 (temp, at St. Jean de Luz July 
26. 1936) ; cons. gen. May 14, 1936; couns. of emb. at 
Warsaw Oct. 2, 1936; cons. gen. at Stockholm Sept. 
29, 1937 ; also couns. of leg. at Stockholm Oct. 13. 
19.89 ; to the Dept. Nov. 20, 1940 ; asst. chief, Div. of 
!• ntrols. Mar.-Oct. 1941; married. — DE. 

Johnson, Hartwell.— b. Aiken. S.C. Aug. 6, 1897 ; 
Aiken High Sch. grad. ; U. of S.C. 1915-10; business 
sell. : U. S. Navy 1918-19 ; elk., Dept. of State, 1919- 
20; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Dublin Dec. 4, 1920; 
V. c. at Dublin Sept. 9. 1922; at Bilbao Jan. 13, 1923; 
at Montreal July 5. 1924 ; at Winnipeg Feb. C. 1925 ; 
at Matanzas June 18. 1932; at Montreal June 22, 1934; 
For. Ser. officer unclass., v. c. of career, and sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser., and v. c at Montreal Nov. 16, 1930; 
."d sec. at Panama Dec. 23. 1937 ; to the Dept. Jan. 29, 
1940 ; asst. to representative of President on special 
mission to European chiefs of state, 1940; 3d sec. at 
Guatemala May 1, 1941; 3d sec. anl v.c. at Lima 
Sept. 2, 1941 ; married. 

Johnson, Herschel V.— b. Atlanta, Ga., May 3, 1894 ; 
U. of N.C.. B.A. 1916; Harvard Law Sch. 1919-20; 
instructor in French, Chamberlayne Sch. for Boys, 
Richmond. Va., 1910-17; U.S. Army 1917-19, capt., 
overseas service ; app. sec. of emb. or leg. of class four 
Nov. 15, 1920 ; assigned to Berne Jan. 12, 1921 ; to 
Sofia Dec. 16. 1921 ; class three Sept. 22, 1922 ; to the 
Dept. July 23, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer of class six July 
1, 1924 ; class five Sept. 20, 1924 ; 2d sec. at Teguci- 
galpa Oct. 23, 1026; class four May 26, 1928; 1st sec. 
at Mexico City July 27. 1928 ; to the Dept. Mar. 26, 
1930; chief, Div. of Mexican Affairs, June 12, 1930; 
class three July 24, 1930; 1st sec. at London Feb. 16, 
1934 ; attended, as substitute, meeting of Governing 
Body for .\ssistance to Refugees Coming from Germany, 
Ixindon, 1934; class two Oct. 1, 1935; cons. gen. May 
14, 1930; del.. Int. Conf. on Whaling, London, 1937; 
couns. of emb. at London July 8, 1937 ; del., meetings 
of Int. Sugar Council, London, 1937- ; chm. of Am. 
del.. Int. Conf. for Regulation of Whaling. London, 
1938, 19.39; class one Nov. 10. 1939; minister couns. 
at London Feb. 11. 1941 ; E.E. and M.P. to Swed<>n 
Oct. 21, 1941. 

Johnson, John David. — h. Ilighgate, Vt., Nov. 3, 
1884 ; Swanton High Sch. ; business sch. ; Georgetown 



U., LL.H. 1908; mem. of bar of D.C. ; elk. 1902-4; in 
U. S. Navy Yard 1904-5 ; app. elk. at $900 in the Dept. 
of State July 7. 1905; at $1,200 Jidy 2, 1900; at 
$1,400 Mar. 4. 1907; at $1,000 June 1, 1909; elk.. North 
Atlantic Coast Fisheries Arbitration, The Hague, 1910; 
at $1,800 Dec. 1, 1913; special employee in charge of 
cons, post allowances and allotments at $2,400 Aug. 
15. 191S; at $2,100 July 1, 1919; drafting officer at 
$2,400 Jan. 1, 1920; at $3,000 July 1, 1921; designated 
representative of the Dept. of State on Fed. Traffic 
Bd. Oct. 31, 1921 ; app. cons, of class six Aug. 23, 1922; 
to the Dept. Sept. 20, 1922; cla.ss five Dec. 19. 1923; 
For. Ser. oflicer of class six July 1, 1924; class five 
Dec. 17, 1925; cons, at Strasbourg July 12, 1926; at 
Paris July 1, 1929; at Hamilton. Ont., Mar. 27, 1930; 
class four May 9, 1930 ; cons, at Madrid Sept. 25, 1935 ; 
detailed to Marseille, temp., Nov. 25, 1930 ; class three 
June 1. 1937; cons, at Lyon July 23, 1937; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; cons, at Salonika Apr. 26, 
1940-July 15, 1941 ; married. 

Johnson, Leslie Willard. — b. Minmapolis, Minn., 
Aug. 5, 1908; Roosevelt High Sch. grad.; U. of Minn., 
B.A. 1930 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Melbourne Oct. 
17, 1930; V. c. at Melbourne June 11, 1931 ; at Welling- 
ton .Tuly 31, 1931 ; at Puerto Cortes June 29, 1932 ; 
at Port Limon June 14, 1933 ; at Giliraltar June 4, 1936 ; 
For. Ser. officer unclass., v. c. of career, and sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser., and v. c. at Gibraltar Nov. 16, 1936; 
V. c. and 3d sec. at La Paz June 4, 1938 ; to the Dept. 
Aug. 6, 1940 ; v.c. at Buenos Aires Nov. 2, 1940 ; 
married. 

Johnson, Nelson Trusler. — b. Washington, D.C, 
Apr. 3, 1887 ; Sidwell's Friends Sch. ; George Wash- 
ington U. l'MQ-7 ; app. student interpreter in China 
Aug. 27. 1907 ; v. and dep. cons. gen. and interpreter 
at Mukden Nov. 1, 1909 ; v. and dep. cons, and inter- 
preter at Harbin Apr. 18, 1910 ; v. and dep. cons. gen. 
and interpreter at Hankow July 30, 1910 ; at Shanghai 
Dec. 2, 1911; mixed-court assessor; designated to 
exercise judicial authority and jurisdiction in civil and 
criminal cases at Shanghai June 7, 1913; cons, at 
Chungking Dec. 29, 1914 ; cons, of class six by act 
approved Feb. 5, 1915 ; cons, at Changsha Mar. 2, 1915 ; 
detailed to Shanghai Apr. 12, 1918; to the Dept. Sept. 
11. 1918; class five Sept. 5, 1919; class three June 4, 
1920 ; expert asst., Conf. on the Limitation of Arma- 
ment, Washington, 1921 ; cons. gen. at large Nov. 23, 
1921 ; cons. gen. of class three June 5, 1924 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class two July 1, 1924 ; to the Dept. Apr. 21, 
1925; chief, Div. of Far Eastern Affairs, July 1, 
1925 ; class one June 30, 1927 ; asst. sec. of state Aug. 
15, 1927; mem.. For. Ser. Personnel Bd., Bd. of Exam- 
iners for the For. Ser., and For. Ser. Sch. Bd. Feb. 25 
1928 ; chm., Bd. of Review for Efficiency Ratings, 
1928-29 ; del.. Int. Civil Aeronautics Conf., Washing- 
ton. 1928 ; E. E. and M. P. to China Dec. 16, 1929 ; 
A. E. and P. to China June 18, 1935 (pre.sented creden- 
tials Sept. 17, 1935) ; E. E. and M. P. to Australia 
Feb. 11, 1941 ; married. 

Johnson, Richard A.— b. Moline, HI.. Apr. 17, 1910; 
Autrustiina Coll.. B A. 1932; U. of Tcx.. M.A. 1933, 
Ph.D. 19:;8; instr. of hist., U. of Tex. 1935-38, West 
Tex. State Teachers Coll. summer 1930, Augustana 



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Coll. 19.'58-40 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 9, 1940; v.c. 
at Naples May 24, 1940; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 30, 1941; 
v.c. at London June 2, 1941. 

Johnson, Ural Alexis. — b. Falun, Kans., Oct. 17, 
1908; Glendale (Calif.) Union Higli Sch. grad. ; Occi- 
dental Coll., A.B. 1931 ; Georgetown Sch. of For. Ser. 
1931-32; office nigr. 1932-35; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v. c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Oct. 1, 1935 ; language officer at Tokyo Oct. 12, 1935 ; 
V. c. at Keijo Oct. 25, 1937; at Tientsin, temp., July 
8, 1939 ; at Keijo Nov. 16, 1939 ; at Mukden July 3, 
1940 ; class eight Aug. 1, 1940 ; married. 

Johnston, Coldwell S. — b. Washington, D.C., Aug. 7, 
1880 ; U. Prep. Sch. grad. ; Princeton 1 yr. ; Polytech. 
U., Dresden, 1898-1900; Yale, grad. work 1906-7; art 
import-export business 5 yrs. ; automobile mfr. ; Euro- 
pean representative for jewelry company 1910-12 ; or- 
ganized European branches of Am. mfg. companies 
1912-14 ; in Am. emb. at Berlin 1914-15 ; motorcar 
designer and mfr. in U. S. 1915-18 ; China representa- 
tive of oil-distributing company 1918-20 ; trade commr. 
and act. cml. att.. The Hague, 1920-21; Near East 
mgr., owner, and operator, and European representative 
of automobile companies 1921-34 ; industrial engineer, 
Dept. of Interior, 1935-36 ; app. asst. trade commr. at 
Warsaw Jan. 24, 1936 ; at London May 3. 1937 ; at 
Paris June 1, 1938 ; For. Ser. officer of class eight 
July 1, 1939 ; to the Dept. Sept. 22, 1939 ; v.c. of 
career and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; v.c. at 
Montreal Mar. 9, 1940 ; cons, and cons, at Montreal 
July 17, 1941 ; married. 

Johnston, Dana W., Jr. (Capt.). — b. In Tennessee Oct. 
10, 1909 ; U.S.M.A. grad. 1934 ; assigned as asst. mil. 
att. at Tokyo Aug. 12, 1941. 

Johnston, Inez. — b. Minneapolis, Minn. ; high-sch. 
grad. ; stenog. 1923-26, in Treas. Dept. 1926-27 ; app. 
elk. at .$1,320 in the Dept. of State Apr. 1, 1927 ; at 
$1,440 July 1, 1928 ; at $1,620 July 1, 1928 ; at $2,000 
Nov. 1, 1928; at $2,200 July 1, 1930; elk.. Int. Mone- 
tary and Economic Conf., London, 1933 ; at $2,300 Aug. 
1, 1936 ; admin, asst. at $2,600 Aug. 9, 1937 ; at $2,700 
Apr. 16, 1939.— U. 

Jones, George Lewis, Jr. — b. Baltimore, Md., Jan. 18, 
1907; Boys' Latin Sch. grad.; Harvard, B.S. 1929; 
Cambridge U., England, 1929-30; London Sch. of Eco- 
nomics 1930-31 ; newspaper reporter ; elk. to cml. att. 
at London 1930-32; at Cairo 1932-35; asst. trade 
commr. at Cairo 1934-35; at Athens 1935-38; app. 
asst. cml. att. at Athens Aug. 27, 1938 ; For. Ser. officer 
of class eight July 1, 1939; v. c. of career and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Cairo 
July 18, 1941 ; married. 

Jones, Gerald George. — b. Barneveld, Wis., Jan. 31, 
1907; Huron Coll., B.S. 1929; studied Spanish in 
Colombia 1929-30 ; teacher, Colegio Americano para 
Varones, Barranquilla, Colombia, 1930-31 ; app. elk. 
in Am. consulate at Barranquilla Sept. 1, 1931 ; v. c. 
at Barranquilla Apr. 27, 1932 ; at Belfast Nov. 27, 
1935 ; married. 



Jones, J. Jefferson, 3d. — b. Newborn. Tenn., Mar. 29, 
1916 ; Cen. High Sch. grad. ; Universidad Nacional de 
Mexico, summer 1937; Georgetown, B.S. (For. Ser.) 
1939 ; tutors in French and Spanish ; supervisor of 
record unit. Resettlement Admin., 1935-39 ; app. For. 
Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 1941 ; v.c. at Mexico City Mar. 
27, 1941 ; also 3d sec. at Mexico City Nov. 1, 1941. 

Jones, J. Wesley. — b. Sioux City, Iowa, June 4, 
1907 ; Central High Sch. grad. ; George Washington U., 
A.B. 1930 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v. c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 16, 1930 ; v. c. 
at Saltillo, temp., Dec. 27, 1930 ; For. Ser. Sch. Aug. 8, 
1931 ; V. c. at Calcutta Dec. 10, 1931 ; at Rome Apr. 23, 
1935 ; at Florence, temp., June 3, 1936 ; at Rome 
Sept. 4, 1936; class eight Apr. 1, 1937; cons. Apr. 22, 
1937 ; cons, at Rome Apr. 26, 1937 ; class seven Apr. 1, 
1939 ; to the Dept. Mar. 8, 1941 ; married. — Eu. 

Jones, Joseph M. — b. Lockhart, Tex., Oct. 29, 1908 ; 
Mexia High Sch. grad. ; Baylor, B.A. 1S28 ; U. of Pa., 
M.A. 1929, Ph.D. 1935; Harrison Fellow, U. of Pa.. 
1930-31 ; Penfleld Traveling Fellow in Europe 1931- 
33; London Sch. of Economics 1932-33; research asst. 
1929-30; economist. Tariff Commn., 1933-37; app. 
divisional asst. at $3,800 in the Dept. of State Mar. 
16, 1937 ; at $4,600 Mar. 1, 1939 ; at $5,600 Sept. 1, 
1941 ; married. — FE. 

Jordan, Curtis Calhoun. — b. San Diego, Calif., Mar. 
20, 1892 ; Polytech. High Sch. (Los Angeles) grad. ; 
U. of So. Calif., LL.B. 1918; U.S. Army 1917-20, 2d It., 
overseas service ; capt. O.R.C. ; app. sec. of enib. or leg. 
of class four Dec. 20. 1919 ; assigned to Port au Prince 
June 14, 1920 ; to Helsingfors Mar. 1, 1922 ; class three 
Mar. 23, 1922 ; For. Ser. officer of class six July 1, 
1924 ; 2d sec. at Habana July 17, 1924 ; to the Dept. 
Oct. 19, 1925 ; cons. July 8, 1926 ; cons, at Barcelona 
Aug. 4, 1926 ; at Bilbao, temp.. Mar. 6, 1928 ; at Bar- 
celona June 22. 1928; class five July 24, 1930; at 
Madrid Feb. 20. 1032 ; at Madras June 29, 1935 ; 
class four Aug. 16, 1941 ; married. 

Jordan, Francis Cameron. — b. Greensboro, N.C., July 
20, 1896; Bingham Mil. Sch. grad.; U. of N.C., A.B. 
1917 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at MazatlSn Dec. 12, 
1917 ; V. c. at Mazatlfln June 13, 1918 ; resigned Nov. 
5, 1918 ; cml. employment 1919-31 ; N.C. Nat. Guard 
1930-31 ; app. v. c. at Colon Mar. 12, 1931 ; at Buena- 
ventura, temp., Jan. 5, 1935 ; at Col6n Mar. 16, 1935 ; 
at Cartagena, temp., Dec. 28, 1935; at Col6n June 19, 
1936 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v. c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 2, 1937 ; v. c. at 
Colon July 6, 1937 ; at Buenos Aires Aug. 7, 1937 ; 
at Porto Alegre July 2, 1938; at Sao Paulo Mar. 3, 
1941 ; married. 

Jordan, Russell Benton. — b. Chillicothe, Mo., Dec. 2, 
1902 ; Chillicothe High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. gi-ad. ; 
sec. and stenog. 1920-24 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at 
Yokohama Jan. 5, 1925 ; v. c. at Yokohama Apr. 2, 
1926 ; elk. at Am. leg. at Poking, temp., Apr. 11, 1927 ; 
V. c. at Hankow Sept. 7, 1927; resigned Aug. 3, 1930; 
app. V. c. at Valencia Nov. 4, 1930 ; at Ottawa Oct. 
9, 1933 ; married. 



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Josselyn, Paul Reitler. — b. Cedar Rapids, lown. Doc. 
18. 1885: Cfdar Rapids Illgh Sch. grnd. ; businpss-sch. 
prnd. ; Boloit Coll., H.A. 100'.); CcH^rge Washington U. 
1 jr.; dk. and stenoR. 1904 5 ; elk. In War Dcpt. 1909; 
npp. studont intorprotcr in China Apr. 20, 1910; dop. 
cons. grn. at Tientsin .July 2(5, 1912 ; v. and dop. cons, 
non. at Tientsin Nov. 22, 1912 ; also interpreter Mar. 1, 
1913; V. and dcp. cons. gen. and interpreter at Canton 
Mar. 17, 1914 ; v. c. at Canton Feb. 6, 1915 ; v. c. and 
interpreter at Tientsin July 5, 1917 ; cons, of class eight 
Keb. 19, 1918; cons, at Chungking Apr. 15, 1918; class 
six Sept. 5. 1919 ; detailed to Peking Apr. 16. 1921 ; 
asst. Chinese sec. at Poking .Tul.v 1. 1921; For. Ser. offi- 
cer of class six July 1, 1924 ; class five Aug. 8. 1924; 
asst. Chlne.se sec. to Am. del.. Special Conf. on Chinese 
Customs Tariff, Poking. 1925-2G ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. and 2d .sec. at Peking Apr. 30. 192() ; to the Dept. 
Jan. 6, 1927 ; class four May 23, 1929 ; cons, at Shang- 
hai May 7. 1930; at Hankow July 20, 1934; cons. gen. 
July :U, 1934; cons. gen. at Hankow Aug. 15, 1934; 
class three Oct. 1, 1935 ; class two Jan. 3. 1938 ; cons, 
gen. at Vancouver Nov. 30, 1938 ; married. 

Jova, Eugene Ellas. — b. Calabazar de Sagua, Cuba, 
of Am. parents, July 13, 1892: Charlotte Hall Mil. 
Acad. ; business sch. grad. ; in bank in Cuba 1 yr. ; pri- 
vate business 1914-17; in ship chandlery 1917-21; 
app. act. cons. agt. at Sagua la Grande July 1, 1921 ; 
cons. agt. at Sagua la Grande Oct. 6, 1922 ; married. 

Joyce, Robert Prather, — b. Los Angeles, Calif., Oct. 
17, 1902; Deep Springs Sch.; Yale, B.A. 1926; Yale 
Law Sch. 1925-26 ; ficole Libre des Sciences Politiques 
1K26-27 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and v. c. of 
career May 17, 1928; For. Ser. Sch. May 24, 1928; 
V. c. at Shanghai Oct. 10, 1928; at La Paz Mar. 25, 
1931 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 28, 1932 ; 3d sec. 
at La Paz Apr. 1, 1932; at Panama Aug. 22, 1933; 
class eight and cons. Oct. 1, 193.5 ; to the Dept. May 
12, 1936; cons, and 3d sec. at Belgrade Apr. 2, 1938; 
class seven Aug. 17, 1938 ; 2d sec. at Belgrade In addi- 
tion to duties as cons. Mar. 1, 1939; to the Dept. Aug. 
21, 1940; 2d sec. and cons, at Bogota, temp.. Die. 16. 
1940; 2d .sec. at Ilabana Dec. 26, 1940; married. 

Jukes, Arthur d'Agullar, — b. Vancouver, B.C., Can- 
ada, of Am. parents, Jan. 27. 1906; Bellingham (Wash.) 
High Sch. grad. ; Oreg. State Coll. 1923-25 ; U. of 
Wash. 192.5-26; elk., traffic mgr. for company, and at 
sea 1926-28; claim agt. for steamship company 1928- 
29 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate general at Callao-Lima 
Jan. 16, 1930 ; v. c. at Callao-Lima Nov. 20, 1930 ; at 
Nuevitas Jan. 22, 1936; at Habana May 9. 1941; at 
Nuevitas, temp., Sept. 22. 1941 ; married. 

June, Frank Matthew (Capt.) — b. Chicago, 111., Mar. 
7, 1905; Grinnell (Iowa) High Sch. grad.; Grinnell 
Coll. 1922-23 ; U.S.N.A. grad. 1927 ; entered U.S. Ma- 
rine Corps June 2, 1927 ; assigned as naval att. and 
naval att. for air at Guatemala, San Salvador, Teguci- 
galpa, San Jos4, and Managua Feb. 26, 1940 ; married. 

Kackley, John Baile (Lt. Jg.).— b. In Florida, Nov. 4. 
1915 ; entered U.S. Navy Aug. 24, 1937 ; assigned as 
asst. naval att. at London Oct. 4. 1940. 



Kane, O'Neill Keren (Capt.).— b. Joplin. Mo.. Mar. 3, 
1908 ; U.S.M.A. grad. 1930 ; assigned a.s as.st. mil. att. 
at Santiago Si pt. 15, 1941; married. 

Kazanjian, Reginald Stephen. — b. Newport, R.I., 
Aug. 7, 1905; Harvard, A.B. 1927; Oxford 1927-28; 
Harvard Law Sch. and Harvard Grad. Sch. 1928-29; 
app. For. Ser. officer nuclass., v. e. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Doc. 16, 1930; v. c. at Habana, 
temp., Dec. 26, 1930 ; at Matanzas, temp., May 18, 
1931 ; at Ilabana Sept. 19, 1931 ; For. Ser. Sch. 
Dec. 29, 1931 ; v. c. at Rangoon Apr. 7, 1932 ; v. C 
and 3d sec. at Bogota Aug. 11, 1934 ; v. c. at Sao 
Paulo June 25, 1936 (canceled) ; at SSo Paulo Sept. 8, 
1936 (canceled) ; at Rio de Janeiro, temp., Oct. 7, 1936; 
at Sao Paulo Nov. 11, 1936 (canceled) ; at Para, temp., 
Feb. 5, 1937 ; at Sao Paulo Aug. 12, 1937 ; class eight 
Apr. 1. 1939; at Florianopolis Aug. 10, 1940. 

Keating, Joseph T.— b. Sag Harbor, N.Y., Oct. 13, 
1899; Plerson High Sch. grad.; Georgetown U., LL.B., 
1920, LL.M., 1922; French Language Sch. 1930-33; 
Berlitz Sch. of Languages 1933-35 ; Lacaze Acad, of 
Languages 1938- ; mem. of bars of D.C., Md., and N.Y. ; 
U. S. Army 1918; law elk. 1920-21; practicing attor- 
ney 1921-25; app. elk. at $900 in the Dept. of State 
Nov. 24, 1922 ; at $1,000 May 1, 1923 ; at $1,500 July 
1, 1924 ; elk. and stenog., Am. section of the Taena- 
Arica Plebiscitary Commn., 1925-26 ; at $1,560 Nov. 1, 
1927 ; at $1,680 July 1, 1928 ; legal asst. at $2,000 Dec. 
1, 1928; tech. asst. (legal) Feb. 1, 1929; at $2,600 
June 1, 1929; at $2,800 July 1, 1930; at $3,800 June 
1, 1935 ; tech. advi.ser. Int. Conf. for Regulation of 
Whaling, London, 1938 ; divisional asst. at $4,600 Aug. 
29, 1938 ; tech. adviser and sec. of Am. del., 2d Inter- 
Am. Radio Conf., Santiago, 1940 ; mem., Priorities 
Liaison Committee, Defense Communications Bd., 1941 ; 
married. — IN. 

Keatley, George Harold. — b. Fleming, Pa., June 6, 
1902; Bellefonte High Sch.; Dickinson Coll., Ph.B. 
1927; George Washington, LL.B. 1933, LL.M. 1934; 
Am. U., grad. work 1936-39 ; mem. of bar of D.C. ; sec. 
to dean, Dickinson Coll., 1921-23 ; secretarial work in 
China and Philippine I. 192.5-27; in N.Y. bank 1927-28; 
asst. sec. to gov. gen. of Philippine I., 1928-29 ; app. 
private sec. to the sec. of state at $3,200 Apr. 4, 1929; 
at $3,400 July 1, 1930 ; admin, asst. at $3,200 Mar. 6, 
1933; divisional asst. at $3,800 Sept. 16, 1935; at 
$4,000 Apr. 16, 1939 ; married.— DCA. 

Keeler, Erwin Palmer. — b. Brookville, Ind., Nov. 6, 
1902 ; De I'auw, A.B. 1924 ; grad. work, Brookings, Inst. 
1934-35, Am. U. 1935-38 ; entered Bu. of For. and Dom. 
Com. May 5, 1924 ; elk. to trade commr. at San Juan 
1924-26 ; asst. trade commr. at San Juan Jan.-Nov, 
1920 ; at Constantinople 1926-29 ; act. cml. att. at 
Athens July-Sept. 1928; asst. cml. att. at Constantino- 
ple (Istanbul) and Sofia 1929-30; at Mexico City 1930- 
31 ; cml. att. at Caracas 1931-33 ; asst.. Industrial 
Advi.sory Bd., Nat. Recovery Admin., 1933-34 ; entered 
Bu. Agri. Economics, Dipt, of Agri., Sept. 24, 1934, 
special assignment in Latin Amer. Oct. 1938-Mar. 1939 : 
app. agri. att. June 10, 1039 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
four July 1, 19.39; to the Dept., temp., July 1, 1939; 
cons, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; agri. 
att. at Rio de Janeiro Nov. 28, 1939 ; married. 



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Keeley, James Hugh, Jr. — b. Curwensville, Pa., Nov. 
27, 1895; Central High Sch. (D.C.) grad. ; U. S. Sch. 
of Mil. Aeronautics, Princeton U., grad. 1917 ; Ameri- 
can U. of Beirut, A.B. 1931 ; studied law ; with powder 
company 1916-17; U. S. Army 1917-19, 2d It.; in 
restaurant business 1919-20 ; app. v. c. at Constanti- 
nople June 11, 1920; v. c. of career of class three Sept. 
30, 1922 ; v. c. at Constantinople Oct. 7, 1922 ; at 
Damascus Feb. 24, 1923 ; class two Nov. 23, 1923 ; For. 
Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; class eight and cons. 
Aug. 31, 1925 ; cons, at Beirut Apr. 24, 1928 ; class seven 
May 17, 1928 ; class six Dec. 19, 1929 ; cons at Montreal 
Mar. 12. 1931 ; class five July 1, 1931 ; at Salonika 
Sept. 5, 1935 ; class four Oct. 1, 1935 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; class three June 16, 1938 ; to the 
Dept. July 20, 1940; asst. admin, officer, Special Div.. 
Oct. 1, 1940; asst. chief. Special Div., -Tan. 2, liMl ; 
married. — SD. 

Keena, Leo John.— b. Detroit, Mich., Apr. 12, 1878; 
Detroit Coll. (now U. of Detroit) 1893-96; U. of Mich. 
1897-1900; seaman 1898; mining business 1900-1003; 
in charge of mill in Colombia 1904 ; in business 1905-9 ; 
app. cons, at Chihuahua May 31, 1909 ; at Florence 
Dec. 14, 1910 ; cons. gen. at Buenos Aires Apr. 27, 1914 ; 
cons. gen. of class five by act approved Feb. 5, 1915 ; 
class four and cons. gen. at Valparaiso Feb. 22, 1915 ; 
at Zurich Mar. 27, 1919; at Warsaw Sept. 30, 1920; 
class three Nov. 23, 1921 ; For. Ser. officer of class two 
July 1, 1024 ; cons, and cons, at Liverpool Aug. 26, 
1924 ; class one Dec. 17, 1925 ; cons. gen. and cons. gen. 
at Habana May 7, 1927 ; tech. adviser, 6th Int. Conf. 
of Am. States, Habana, 1928 ; del.. Int. Conf. on Immi- 
gration and Emigration, Habana, 1928 ; cons. gen. at 
Paris Oct. 26, 1929 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 10, 
1934 ; couns. of emb. at Paris in addition to duties as 
cons. gen. Dec. 21, 1934 ; app. E. E. and M. P. to 
Honduras Feb. 22, 1935 ; to the Union of South Africa 
July 31, 1937 ; married. 

Keith, Gerald.— b. New York, N.Y., Mar. 13, 1893; 
Brockton High Sch. grad.; Amherst Coll., B.A. 1915; 
U. of Grenoble 1925; salesman 1915-17, 1919-25; U.S. 
Naval Reserve 1917-19, It. (jg) ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass. and v. c. of career Feb. 5, 1927 ; For. Ser. Sch. 
Feb. 14. 1927; v. c. at Seville Feb. 24, 1928; at Cal- 
cutta Sept. 4, 1931 ; class eight July 1, 1934 ; cons. 
Jan. 22, 1935 ; cons, at Calcutta Jan. 24, 1935 ; at Bern 
Mar. 16, 1935; class seven Apr. 1, 1936; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Oct. 15, 1936: For. Ser. officer to llie leg. 
at Bern, temp., Oct. 16, 1936 ; 2d sec. at Bern Nov. 2, 
1936, in addition to duties as cons. ; class six May 1, 
1938 ; cons, and 2d sec. at Bogota July 30, 1938 : class 
five Mar. 1, 1940 ; married. 

Kelchner, Warren. — b. Orangeville, Pa., Nov. 6, 
1895; Benton High Sch.; Valparaiso U., LL.B. 1917; 
U. of Pa., A.B. 1923 ; U. of Grenoble, 1925 ; Institut 
Universitnire des Hautes fitudes Internationales 1925- 
26 ; Harvard, M.A. 1928 ; U. of Pa., Ph.D. 1928 ; mem. 
of bar of Ind. ; teacher 1913-15, 1918-20 ; instr. in 
political science, U. of I'a., 1923-25 ; Penfield traveling 
scholar in int. law and diplomacy 1925-27 ; research 
on Am. republics under Bu. of Int. Research, Harvard, 
1928-30 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and v. c. of 
career Jan. 29, 1929 ; For. Ser. Sch. Feb. 2, 1929 ; asst. 



sec, comnin. for study and review of conditions in 
Haiti, 1930 ; v. c. at Port-au-Prince July 22, 1930 ; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Jan. 22, 1931 ; also 3d sec. at Port-au- 
Prince Feb. 20, 1931 ; resigned Nov. 8, 1931 ; app. 
divisional as.'it. at $4,600 in the Dept. of State Nov. 9, 
1931 ; sec. to Am. del., 7th Int. Conf. of Am. States, 
Montevideo, 1933 ; adviser. Pan Am. Cml, Conf.. 
Buenos Aires, 1935 ; at $5,600 Feb. 16, 1936 ; tech. 
adviser, Inter-Am. Conf. for Maintenance of Peace, 
Buenos Aires, 1936 ; tech. expert, Inter-Am. Tech. Avia- 
tion Conf., Lima, 1937 ; sec. gen. to Am. del., 8th Int. 
Conf. of Am. States, Lima, 1938 ; asst. chief and act. 
chief, Div. of Int. Conferences, at $6,500 Feb. 24, 1939 ; 
at $7,000 Feb. 25. 1939; adviser and sec. gen. to Am. 
del.. Meeting of For. Ministers of Am. Republics for 
Consultation, Panama, 1939 ; chief, Div. of Int. Con- 
ferences, at $8,000 Jan. 11, 1940 ; v. chm. of organizing 
committee, del., and exec. v. pres. of 8th Am. Scientific 
Cong., Washington, 1940 ; sec. gen. of Am. del., 2d 
Meeting of Ministers of For. Affairs of Am. Republics, 
Habana, 1940 ; mem.. Publications Committee of the 
Dept.. 1941- ; mem.. Organizing Committee, 8th Pan 
Am. Child Cong., 1941- ; del., 2d Inter-Am. Travel 
Cong., Mexico City, 1941.— IC. 

Kelley, Robert Francis. — b. Somerville, Mass., Feb. 
13. 1894 ; West Roxbury High Sch. ; Harvard, A.B. 
1915, A.M. 1917 ; U. of Paris 1915-16 ; asst. instr. in 
hist.. Harvard, 1916-17; U. S. Army 1917-22, capt. 
overseas service ; detailed as asst. mil. att. at Copen- 
hagen and mil. observer in the Baltic Provinces Mar. 
3, 1920 ; as asst. mil. att. at Helsingfors and mil. ob- 
.server in the Baltic Provinces July 28, 1921 ; app. sec. 
of emb. or leg. of class four Dec. 20, 1919. but de- 
clined appointment ; app. v. c. of career of class three 
Nov. 16, 1922 ; v. c. at Calcutta Dec. 14, 1922 ; draft- 
ing officer at $2,500 in the Dept. of State Sept. 26, 
1923 ; V. c. of career of class three May 24, 1924 ; class 
two May 28, 1924 ; class one May 31, 1924 ; cons, of 
class seven and assigned to the Dept. June 5, 1924 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class eight July 1, 1924 ; asst. chief, 
Div. of Eastern European Affairs, Mar. 16. 1925 ; act. 
chief Oct. 1, 1925 ; class seven June 2, 1926 ; chief, 
Div. of Eastern European Affairs, Oct. 15, 1926 ; class 
six May 17, 1928; resigned July 1. 1928; app. draft- 
ing officer at $6,500 in the Dept. of State and desig- 
nated chief, Div. of Eastern European Affairs, July 1, 
1928; at $7,500 Aug. 1, 1928; at $8,000 July 1, 1930; 
mem., Bd. of Trustees, Second Export-Import Bank of 
Washington, D.C, 1934-36 ; mem., Bd. of Trustees, Ex- 
port-Import Bank of Washington, 1934-37 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class three, cons, gen., and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser., and assigned to the Dept. June 15, 1937 ; 1st sec. 
at Istanbul (Anl;ara) June 17, 1937; class two May 1, 
1941 ; couns. of emb. at Ankara Aug. 9, 1941. 

Kelly, George Francis. — ^b. Jamaica Plain, Mass., 
Jan. 21, 1902 ; Venard Prep. Sch. ; business sch. ; elk. 
in Mass. State govt. 1920-23 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate 
at Kingston, Jamaica, Apr. 10, 1923 ; v. c. at Kingston 
Apr. 1, 1925 ; married. 

Kelsey, Easton Trowbridge. — b. Ann Arbor, Mich., 
June 22, 1904 ; Phillips Exeter grad. ; U. of Mich.. A.B. 
1929 ; U. of Mich. Law Sch. 1926-27 ; mem. U. of Mich, 
archeological expeditions to Asia Minor and Egypt 1924, 



BIOGRAPHIES 



153 



ID-JT-US: np|). (Ik., t«>mp., in Am. Itfj. at Ciiiro Apr. 19. 
192S; roslpned Sept. 14. 192S; npp. For. Sor. officer un- 
class.. V. c. of cnrcor. mid sec. in tlio Diplo. Ser. Apr. 
15. 1930; For. Ser. Sell. Apr. 24. 1930; v. c. at Cniro 
July 22. 1930; nl.so lanpungo officer at Cairo Aug. 23, 
19:?2; V. c. at Beirut, temp.. July 1. 19:53 ; v. e. and 
lanjiua.Ke officer at Cniro Aug. 30, 1933 ; v. c. at Beirut 
Juno lA, 1935; at Oslo Jan. 18, 1938-July 15, 1941; 
ela.ss ei.sht May 1. 1941 ; married. 

Kemp. Edwin Carl. — b. East Douglas, Mass., Aug. 
24. 18S4; Boys HiKli Sell.. Atlanta, Ga. ; in merchant 
marine 3 yrs. : app. c ons. at St. Pierre Apr. 24. 1914 ; 
cons, of class nine by act approved Feb. 5. 1915 ; de- 
tailed to Marseille July 22, 1915 ; cons, at Tunis July 
8. 1910: class eight Sept. 1. 1910; cons, at Bucharest 
May 27. 1!>19 ; class six Sept. 5, 1919; class five June 
4. 1920 ; detailed to Budapest Nov. 11, 1920 ; cons, at 
Danzig Apr. 28. 1923 ; For. Ser. officer of class six July 
1. 1924 ; class five June 8. 1927 ; cons, at Havre May 4, 
1929; class four July 24. 1930; at Moncton July 18, 
1933 ; at Winnipeg July 18. 1935 ; cons. gen. and cons, 
gen. at Winnipeg July 22, 1935; at Bremen July 24, 
193" ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; cons. gen. 
at Halifax Apr. 8, 1941 ; class three May 1, 1941 ; 
married. 

Kemp, Percy George. — b. Chatham. Ontario, Canada, 
Aug. 1. 1881 ; naturalized 1906 ; Chatham Coll. Inst. ; 
business-sch. grnd. ; employed as stenog., sec, and sales- 
man ; N.Y. Nat. Guard 1910-12 ; app. v. c. at Valencia 
Jan. 16. 1919; at Mfilaga July 15. 1920; at Cadiz Jan. 
29. 1921 ; at Almeria Aug. 2. 1921 ; at Cadiz Dec. 1, 
1921; at Almeria July 20, 1923: at Huelva Jan. 28, 
1924 : at I'unchal Mar. 10, 1924 ; at Las Palmas Jan. 
6. 1926: at Ilelsingfors June 19, 1930: at Tananarive 
July 3, 19.'51 : services terminated upon closing of con- 
sulate June 30, 1033 ; app. v.c. at Hull Dec. 13, 1933 ; 
at Vitro Aug. 8, 19.35 ; at St. Michael June 5, 1936 ; 
at Victoria. Brazil, May 25, 1939 ; married. 

Kendrick, Stephen Earle Clark. — b. Brooklyn, N.Y., 
Feb. 16. 1889 ; high sch. and business sch. ; employed 
as secretary; U.S. Naval Reserve Force 1917-19: with 
Am. Commn. to Negotiate Peace, Paris, 1919 : app. elk. 
in Am. leg. at Prague June 15, 1919; at Vienna Oct. 
28, 1920; v. c. at Vienna Dec. 19. 1921: at Toronto 
Mar. 25. 1926; at Montreal June 26, 1929; For. Ser. 
officer unclass.. v. c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Dec. 17, 1931: v. c. at Montreal Jan. 2. 1932; 
clas.s eight, cons., and cons, at Montreal Oct. 1, 1935 ; 
at Dublin July 14. 1937; class seven Apr. 1, 1939. 

Kenestrick, Millard L. — b. Butler. Ind., Feb. 11. 
1904 ; Kendallville High Sch. grad : Georgetown U. 
1924-25 : George Washington U. 1927-31 : elk.. Office 
of Public nidgs. and Public I'arks, 1923-30; app. elk. 
at $1,800 in the Dept. of State Nov. 12, 1930 ; at $2,300 
Feb. 0. 1931 ; representative of Dept. of State on 
Fed. Fire Council 1932- : admin, asst. at $2,600 Mar. 
1, 1935; detailed to install and dismantle Dept.'s ex- 
hibit at Chicago World's Fair Centennial Celebration 
1933 and 1934. and to Install Dept.'s exhibit at Calif.- 
Paciflc Int. Exposition. San Diego, 1935. at Texas 
Centennial Exposition. Dallas, 19.'.6 and 1937, and at 
Great Lakes Exposition, Cleveland, 1936 and 1937 ; at 



$3,200 Mar. 16, 19.37 ; chief of maintenance and service 
section, Div. of Personnel. .Tan. 27, 1939; at $3, .300 
Apr. 16. 1939; married.— Dl'. 

Kennan, George Frost. — h. Milwaukee. Wis., Feb. 
10. 1904; sch. in Germany; St. John's Mil. Acad.; 
Princeton, A.B. 1925; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. 
and v. c. of career Sept. 1, 1926 ; Geneva, temp., Apr. 
22, 1927 ; at Hamburg July 15, 1927 ; at Berlin, temp., 
Apr. 5. 1928; at Tallinn Apr. 7, 1928; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. May 23, 1929; 3d sec. at Riga, Kovno, and 
Tallinn May 23. 1929 ; language officer at Berlin May 
25, 1929, effective in Oct. 1929; class eight and cons. 
May 9. 1930 ; 3d sec. at Riga Sept. 17. 1931 ; accom- 
panied Ambassador Bullitt to Moscow Nov. 29, 1933 ; 
I'^or. Ser. officer at Moscow Dec. 27, 1933 ; 3d sec. at 
Moscow Feb. 12. 1934 ; class seven July 1, 1934 ; cons, 
at Vienna Jan. 18, 1935; 2d sec. at Vienna June 22, 
1935 ; at Moscow Oct. 29, 1935 ; class six Apr. 1, 1936 ; 
to the Dept. Aug. 19, 1937; class five Jan. 3, 1938; 
2d sec. at Praha Aug. 26, 1938 ; cons, at I'rague June 

28. 1939; 2d sec. at Berlin Sept. 12. 19.39; class four 
Mar. 1, 1940 ; 1st sec. at Berlin Apr. 26, 1940 ; married. 

Kennedy, Edward Stewart (1st Lt.). — b. San Angel, 
Mex., Jan. 3, 1912; Lafa.vette Coll., B.S. (E.E.) 1932, 
M.A. (E.E.) 1938; Lehigh, Ph.D. 1939; commissioned 
in O.R.C. Sept. 23, 1936 ; assigned as asst. mil. att. 
at Tehran Oct. 29, 1941. 

Keogh, John Belfort. — b. Chicago, III., Jan. 10, 
1903; Chicago Latin Sch. grad.; Harvard. A.B. 1925, 
grad. work 1925-28 ; asst. instr. of Eug. and asst. crew 
coach. Harvard. 1925-28 ; advertising work 1928-30 ; 
app. elk. in Am. consulate at Nassau June 3. 1931 ; v. c. 
at Nassau Feb. 23, 1933 ; at Nairobi June 21, 1935 ; at 
Bradford July 23, 1937 ; at Newcastle-on-Tyne, temp., 
July 21, 1939 (canceled). 

Keogh, John William.— h. Chicago. 111., May 15, 1912 ; 
Holy Trinity High Sch. (Bloomington) grad. ; 111. State 
Normal II. 1931-32; Washington Coll. of Law, LL.B. 
19.39 ; mem. of bar of D.C. ; sec. to mem. of Congress 
19:53-35; sec. and elk.. Nat. Park Ser., 193.-)-39 ; special 
agt., Dept. of Interior. 1939-41 ; app. divisional asst. 
at $2,000 in the Dept. of State Oct. 13, 1941 ; married. — 
WT. 

Kerr. David Renwick (Lt. Col.).— b. Brooklyn, N.Y., 
Nov. 29, 1S92 ; Columbia. A.B. 1914 ; entered U.S. Army 
Dec. 1, 1916; assigned as mil. att. at Ciudad Trujillo 
S.'pt. 27, 1941 ; married. 

Ketcham, John Belden. — h. Bayshore, N.Y., July 

29, 1890; Mercersburg Acad.; Yale, B.A. 1919; U.S. 
Naval Reserve Force 1917-19, ensign ; elk. 1921 ; with 
lumber company 1921-22 ; with oil company in Con- 
stantinople and Athens 1922-24 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass. May 28. 1926 ; v. c. of career June 15, 1926 ; 
V. c. at Singapore Apr. 20. 1927; at Penang, temp., 
June 5, 1928; at Singapore Mar. 15, 1929; at Surabaya 
June 20, 1930 ; class eight, cons., and cons, at Surabaya 
Feb. 27, 1931 ; at Taihoku Sept. 22, 1931 ; at Tientsin 
Dec. 3, 1934; class seven Oct. 1. 1935; at Swatow July 
5. 1930; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937; cons, at 
M(dMii Mar. 22, 19:38; ela.ss six Aug. 16. 1941; married. 



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Key, David McKendree. — b. Tokyo, Japan, of Am. 
parents, Feb. 4, 1900 ; Groton Scb. grad. ; Harvard, 
A.B. 1922 ; Gonville and Caius Coll., Cambridge U., 
England. 1922-23 ; Georgetown Sch. of For. Ser. 1923- 
24; U.S. Marine Corps 1918; app. For. Sor. officer un- 
class. Mar. 20. 1925 ; also v. c. of career and detailed 
to the Dept. Sept. 2, 1925 ; v. c. at Antwerp Mar. 9, 
1926 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. and 3d sec. at Berlin 
July 18, 1927 ; at London Oct. 19, 1929 ; class eight and 
cons. Dec. 19, 1929 ; sec. to representatives, Conf. of 
Ministers for Moratorium on Intergovernmental Debts, 
London, 1831 ; class seven July ], 1931 ; sec, 1st stage. 
Gen. Disarmament Conf., Geneva, 1932 ; asst. sec. to 
Am. del., Int. Monetary and Economic Conf., London, 
1933; to the Dept. Aug. 31, 1933; asst. chief, Div. of 
Current Information, Nov. 14, 1934 ; class six Oct. 1, 
1935 ; press officer, London Naval Conf., 1935-36 ; cons, 
and 2d sec. at Ottawa June 11, 1936 ; class five June 
16, 1938 ; 2d sec. at Rome Apr. 18, 1940 ; class four 
Aug. 16, 1941 ; married. 

Kidder, Randolph Appleton. — b. Ipswich, Mass., July 
6, 1913 ; Noble and Greenough Sch. grad. ; Harvard, 
S.B. ]935; U. of Grenoble. France, summer 1935; 
ficole Libre des Sciences Politiques 1935-37 ; U. of Jena, 
Germany, summer 1936 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., 
V. c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 6, 1938 ; 
V. c. at Montreal Apr. 11, 1938 ; For. Ser. Sch. June 7, 
1939 ; v.c. at S.vdney Jan. 8. 1940 ; also 3d sec. at 
Canberra Dec. 26, 1940 ; married. 

Kiley, Henry Patrick. — b. Bridgeport, Conn.. Mar. 
22, 1897 ; Bridgeport High Sch. grad. ; studied in Ger- 
many ; secretarial work 1916-17 ; elk.. War Dept., 1917- 
18 ; U. S. Army 1918-21, overseas service ; elk., Su- 
perior Provost Court, and sec. Am. section, Inter- 
Allied Rhineland High Commn., Germany, 1921-23 ; 
private enterprise 1923-26 ; app. elk. in leg. at Sofia 
Feb. 9, 1926 ; elk., 6th sess., 2d pt., Prep. Commn. for 
Disarmament Conf., Geneva, 1930 ; elk. in consulate at 
Geneva Feb. 25, 1931 ; elk., 1st Conf. of Representatives 
of Central Police (counterfeiting) and Int. Conf. for 
Unification of Laws on Bills of Exchange, Promissory 
Notes, and Cheques, Geneva, 1931 ; v. c. at Geneva Dec. 
14, 1931 ; served with Am. dels, to Gen. Disarmament 
Conf., Armaments Truce Conf., Wheat Limitation Conf., 
Opium Advisory Commn., Int. Red Cross Conf., Eco- 
nomic Conf. (Prep.), and Libecian Commn. 1931-33; 
elk. in leg. at Managua Dec. 11, 1933 ; v. c. at Mont- 
real July 1, 1935 ; at Port-au-Prince Apr. 10, 1941. 

Kilmartin, Alfred Dunn (Lt. jg.)— b. Detroit, Mich., 
May 1, 1912 ; Northern High Sch. grad. ; Coll. of City 
of Detroit 1928-29 ; U.S.N.A. grad. 1934 ; assigned as 
language officer at Peiping Feb. 4, 1939 ; asst. naval 
att. at Peiping Aug. 25, 1941. 

Kimrey, Chester Hallett. — b. Ilallett, Okla., Jan. 20, 
1910 ; high-sch. grad. ; business sch. ; app. elk. in Am. 
consulate gen. at Guatemala Dec. 5, 1928 ; v. c. at 
Guatemala July 10, 1931 ; detailed as elk. in the leg. at 
San Salvador Feb. 5-Apr. 27, 1935 ; married. 

King, David Wooster. — b. Wickford, R.I., July 5, 
1893 ; sch. in England ; St. Paul's Sch. ; Harvard 
1912-14; Fr. For. Legion 1914-15; Fr. Army 1915-17; 
It., U.S. Army, 1918; asst. mil. att. at Bern 1918-19; 



on detail with Am. Comm. To Negotiate Peace, Paris, 
3 919; interpreter. Mission to Abyssinia, 1926; liaison 
officer. Naval Limitations Conf. at Geneva 1927, Gen. 
Disarmament Conf. 1928 ; representative of burlap 
company in Calcutta 1920-24; private business 12 
yrs. ; app. v.c. at Casablanca Apr. 23, 1941 ; married. 

King, Leland Wiggins, Jr.— b. Battle Creek, Mich., 
D(C. 17, 1907; Bradenton (Fla.) High Sch. grad.; Ga. 
S<h. of Tech. 1926-27; Armour Inst, of Tech. and 
Beaux Arts Inst, of Design, Chicago, 1928-29 ; tutors 
in Portuguese and Spanish ; student architect 1924-25 ; 
draftsman and designer 1926-31 ; architectural con- 
sultant with l)d. of education 1931-32 ; architect 1932- 
34 ; architect, Treas. Dept., 1934-36 ; construction 
supervisor for Dept. of State in Turkey, Albania, 
Czechoslovakia, Norway, Mexico, and Brazil 1937-40 ; 
app. asst. chief, For. Ser. Bldgs. Office, Dept. of State, 
at $4,600 Dec. 23. 1940; at $5,600 Aug. 16, 1941; 
married.— FBO. 

Kirk, Alexander Comstock. — b. Chicago. 111., Nov. 26, 
1888 ; Yale, B.A. 1909 ; ficole Libre des Sciences Politi- 
ques, diplome 1911 ; Harvard Law Sch., LL.B. 1914 ; 
mem. of bar of 111. ; private sec. to the 3d asst. sec. 
of state 1915 ; app. sec. of emb. or leg. of class four 
Mar. 2, 1915 ; to the Dept. Mar. 6, 1915 ; assigned to 
Berlin Aug. 5, 1915 ; class three Nov. 5. 1915 ; to The 
Hague Feb. 3, 1917 ; attached to Am. Commn. to Ne- 
gotiate Peace, Paris, 1918-19 ; to the Dept. July 24, 
1919 ; class two Dec. 20, 1919 ; assigned to Tokyo Feb. 

26, 1920 ; to Peking May 2, 1922 ; unassigned from 
Oct. 7. 1923 ; For. Ser. officer of class four July 1, 1924 ; 
Tst sec. at Mexico City July 17, 1924 ; class three Nov. 
17, 1924 ; to the Dept. July 2, 1925 ; detailed as asst. to 
the under sec. of state Oct. 9, 1925 ; v. chm., Bd. of 
Review for Efficiency Ratings, July 11, 1927 ; exec, 
officer for the Dept. Oct. 4, 1927 ; 1st sec. at Rome 
Oct. 5, 1928; class two Dec. 19, 1929; couns. of emb. 
at Rome Dec. 21, 1929 ; class one July 1, 
1931 ; cons. gen. May 14, 1936 ; assigned to Singapore 
May 18. 1937 (canceled) ; to Barcelona Oct. 13, 1937 
(canceled) ; cons. gen. and couns. of emb. at Moscow 
Mar. 18, 1938; couns. of emb. at Berlin Apr. 13, 1939; 
at Rome Sept. 27, 1940 ; minister couns., at Rome 
Nov. 20, 1940 ; E.E. and M.P. to Egypt Feb. 11, 1941 ; 
also E.E. and M.P. to Saudi Arabia Feb. 21, 1941. 

Kissick, Harold G. — b. Chillicothe, Mo., Dec. 2, 
1910 ; business-sch. grad. ; George Washington U. 1931- 
32 ; Washington Coll. of Law, LL.B. 1934 ; mem. of bar 
of D.C. ; stenog. 1929-30 ; typist, Dept. of Labor, 1930 ; 
app. elk. at $1,440 in the Dept. of State May 1, 1931 ; 
at $1,620 Oct. 5, 1934 ; at $1,800 May 25, 1936 ; admin, 
asst. at $2,600 June 29, 1937 ; chief of service records 
and budget section, Div. of Personnel, at $3,200 Jan. 

27, 1939; asst. to dir. of personnel Jan. 24, 1941; 
married. — DP. 

Klath, Thormod Oscar. — b. Sioux City, Iowa, Nov. 
26, 1890 ; Sioux City High Sch. ; Nat. Law Sch., LL.B. 
and LL.M. 1917 ; mem. of bar of D.C. ; elk.. Dept. of 
Interior 1911-16, Dept. of Com. 1916-19 ; S.A.T.C. 1918 ; 
app. trade commr. at Copenhagen Jan. 27, 1919 ; mgr. 
of Chicago dist. office of Bu. of For. and Dom. Com. 
Feb. 1, 1922 ; of N.Y. office Oct. 29, 1923 ; trade commr. 



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at Stockholm July 1. 1924 : ciiil. att. nt Stockholm 
Feb. 28. 1925 : del.. Codr. of Int. Clinmbcr of Com., 
Stockholm, 1027; obsorvcr. Int. Cong, of Forestr.v Ex- 
perimental Stations, Stockholm, 1929; cml. att. at 
Copenhagen Aug. i;?, 1935; at Warsaw Aug. 24, 1937; 
del.. 23d Plenary Assembly of Int. Parliamentary Conf. 
on Com., Warsaw, 1938 ; For. Ser. offlcer of class four 
July 1, in;?!) : cml. att. at Oslo Oct. 24. 1930 ; cons, and 
.sec. in the IMplo. Ser. Nov. IG, 1939 ; cml. att. at Bern 
.luly «5, 1940; at Stockholm Sept. 4. 1941; married. 

Klieforth, Alfred Will.— b. Mayvllle, Wis., Oct. 10, 
ISSO; IT. of Wis.. A.B. 1013; app. student interpreter 
in China Apr. 4, 1014, but declined ; app. elk in Am. leg. 
at Stockholm Juno 15, 1010 ; elk. in Am. emb. at Petro- 
Krad Si'Pt. 10. 1010; Am. passport-control offi(t>i- at 
To:nco. Finland, and v. c. at Haparanda Nov. 30, 1017; 
r. S. Army 1917-10. 1st It., overseas service; asst. mil. 
att. at Petrograd Jan. 1918; special asst. at $3,500 in 
the Dopt. of State June 17, 1920; drafting officer 
July 12. 1920; cons, of cla.ss six Mar. 1, 1923; detailed 
to the Dept. Mar. 13, 1923 ; asst. chief, Div. of Eastern 
European Affairs, Nov. 30, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class seven July 1, 1924 ; class six Aug. 8, 1924 ; cons, 
at Berlin Sept. 22, 1024; at Riga June 13, 1927; class 
five May 17, 1928 ; For. Ser. officer to the emb. at Berlin 
June 29. 1029 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 16, 1929 ; 2d 
sec. at Berlin Oct. 24. 1929 ; class four Dec. 19, 1929 ; 
1st sec. at Vienna May 11, 1933; cons, at Cologne July 

16. 10.35 ; cons. gen. and cons. gen. at Cologne June 

17, 1936; class three Mar. 1, 1939; cons. gen. at Winni- 
I>eg Sept. 5, 1941 ; married. 

Kluss, Walter L. (Lt. Col.)— b. Postville, Iowa, June 
4. 1880 ; entered U. S. Army Nov. 27, 1917; assigned 
as mil. att. at Istanbul (Ankara) June 17, 1938 ; 
married. 

Knabenshue, Paul.— b. Toledo, Ohio, Oct. 31, 1883; 
Toledo High Sch. grad. ; private tutors ; partner in and 
gen. mgr. of business 1903-4 ; app. messenger in Am. 
consulate at Belfast Mar. 1, 1905 ; v. c. at Belfast June 
20, 1906; V. and dep. cons. May 23, 1911; v. and dep. 
cons. gen. at Cairo July 17, 1011 ; v. c. at Cairo Feb. 
6, 1915; cons, of class eight Sept. 14, 1917; detailed 
to Beirut May 2, 1919 ; class six Sept. 5, 1919 ; class 
five Nov. 19, 1921 ; class four Mar. 1, 1923 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class five July 1, 1924 ; class four Aug. 8, 1924 ; 
ions, at Beirut Aug. 11. ]92r); cons. gen. May 31. 1928; 
cons. gen. at Beirut June 20. 1928 ; at Jerusab-m June 
20. 1928 ; class three May 9. 1930 ; minister resident and 
cons. gen. at Baghdad Aug. 5, 1932 ; E. E. and M. P. 
to the Sultan of Muscat 1933, on 100th anniversary 
of signing of treaty of amity and commerce with Mus- 
cat ; class two Oct. 1. 103".; eiass one May 1, 1941; 
married. 

Knight, George Stephens. — b. Livingston, Tenn., 
Aug. 8, 1010; Livingston Acad, grad.; Vanderbilt, B.A. 
1931, LL.B. 1934; Georgetown, LL.M. 1937, S.J.D. 
1038 ; mem. of bar of Tenn. ; app. asst. to the legal 
adviser at $2,600 in the Dept. of State Feb. 23, 1934 ; 
at $3,200 Feb. 16. 1936; at $3,300 Apr. 16, 1939; at 
$3,800 May 16, 1940.— Le. 

Knight, Ridgeway Brewster. — b. Paris, France, of 
.Vni. parents. June 12, 1011; schs. in France; U. of 
Paris. n.S. 1028. I'h.15. 1920; Harvard. MBA. 1931; 



asst. to exec, and dept. mgr. witli jewelry firm 1931-36; 
asst. to pres., treas., and v. pres. of wholesale importers 
lO.UI^O; app. v.c. at Casablanca May 7, 1041; at 
Algiers July 17, 1941 ; married. 

Knox, Charles Frederick, Jr. — b. Maplewood, N.J., 
Nov. 10, 1906; Columbia High Sch. (South Orange) 
grad.; Lafayette Coll. 1025-26; Georgetown, B.S. (For. 
Ser.), 1920; editorial research 1927; writer and assoc. 
editor of magazine 1928-29 ; asst. business specialist, 
Bu. of For. and Dom. Com., 1930-:^6 ; special duty in 
Cuba 1035; asst. trade commr. at Buenos Aires 1036- 
37 ; in Bu. of For. and Dom. Com. 1038 ; asst. trade 
commr. at Santiago June 1938 ; asst. cml. att. at San- 
tiago Dec. 14, 1938 ; For. Ser. officer of class eight 
July 1, 1939 ; V. c. of career and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Nov. 16, 1939. 

Knox, John Crawford. — b. Omaha, Ntbr.. Feb. 10, 
1900 ; Groton Sch. grad. ; Oxford, 1920-21 ; I'ficole 
(ie.s Sciences Politiques et Economiques ; I'ftcole Spe- 
ciale Militaire de Saint Cyr. diplAme 1923; 2d It., Fr. 
For. Legion 1924-26: assoc. in charge of Fr. business 
of Am. lawyers practising in France 1920 37 ; importer 
of for. patents 1937 41 ; app. v.c. at Casnblama May 1, 
1041; at Algiers July 17, 10 11, 

Knox, M. Gordon. — b. Catonsville, Md., June 28, 
1013; Oilman Country Sch. grad.; Yale, B.A. 1934; 
Oxford, B.A. 1037, B.Litt. 1938; editorial writer 1934- 
35 ; newspaper reporter in England and U.S. 1938-40 ; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v. c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 9, 1940 ; v. c. at Berlin May 
10, 1940-July 15, 1941 ; 3d sec. at Berlin Oct. 18, 1941. 

Kohler, Foy David. — b. Oakwood, Ohio, Feb. 15, 
1908; Ohio State, B.S. 1031 ; bank teller 1924-27, sum- 
mers 1928, 1929 ; asst. sec, univ. alumni assn., and 
business mgr., univ. paper, 1030-31 ; app. For. Ser. 
officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec, in the Diplo. 
Ser. Dec. 17. 1931; v.c. at Windsor Jan. 12. 1932; 
For. Ser. Sch. Nov. 20, 1932 ; v.c. at Bucharest Mar. 
30, 1933; at Belgrade, temp., Mar. 11, 1935; at 
Bucharest Aug. 22, 1935 ; 3d sec. at Bucharest Oct. 1, 
1035; 3d sec. at Athens Jan. 17, 10.30; also v.c. at 
Athens Nov. 10, 1938, and for Italian Islands of the 
Aegean Dec. 5, 1938 ; class eight Mar. 16, 1939 ; to 
the Dept. May 23, 1940 (canceled) ; class seven May 1, 
1041 ; 3d see. and v.c. at Cairo July 18, 1041 ; married. 

Kolinski, Charles James. — b. Milwaukee, Wis., July 
17, 1910; Sherwood High Sch. grad.; business-sch. 
grad.; George Washington, A.B. 1041; U.S.M.C. 
Reserve; student historian, elk., and sec, govt, depts., 
1935-40; app. elk. in For. Ser. Nov. 19, 1910; v.c. 
at Sao Vicente Nov. 23. 1940, 

Krausse, Henry Gustave. — b. Brownsville, Tex., Oct. 
28, 1896 ; Brownsville High Sch. ; business sch. ; studied 
law ; elk. 1913-17 ; insp.. Public Health Ser., 1917 ; 
app. elk. in Am. consulate at Matamoros Aug. 6, 1017 ; 
V. c at Matamoros Jan. 6, 1019 ; at Niievo Laredo, 
temp., Sept. 14, 1922; at Matamoros Oct. 9, 1922; at 
Nuevo Laredo, temp.. May 10, 1924 ; at Matamoros 
July 26, 1924 ; at San Luis PotosI, temp., June 12, 
1926; at Matamoros Sept. 23, 1926; at Saltillo, temp., 
Feb. 19, 1027 ; at Matamoros May 16, 1927 ; married. 



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Kreis, Foster Helm. — b. Minneapolis, Minn., July 
20, 1889; U. of Minn., B.A. 1913, M.A. 1914; U. of 
Washington 1919 ; teacher in high sch. 1914-19 ; dk. 
in shipping company 1919-20 ; app. dk. in Am. consu- 
late gen. at Shanghai July 23, 1920 ; resigned Aug. 31, 
1924 ; reapp. Apr. 18, 1925 ; v. c. at Shanghai Jan. 14, 
1927; at Sydney, N.S.W., Apr. 15, 1930; at Toronto 
June 12, 1937; at Funchal Mar. 14, 1938; at Horta 
Aug. 9, 1940 (canceled) ; married. 

Krentz, Kenneth Carl. — b. Denver, Colo., Dec. 12, 
1899 ; Denver High Sch. grad. ; U. of Colo. 1915 ; with 
electric company 1915-18 ; U. S. Naval Reserve Force 
1918-19 ; with telephone company 1919-26 ; app. elk. 
in Am. consulate gen. at Hong Kong Mar. 11, 1926; 
V. c. at Hong Kong Sept. 22, 1926 ; app. For. Ser. 
officer unclass., v. c. of career, and v. c. at Hong Kong 
Mar. 26, 1929; at Kobe July 1, 1932; at Nagasaki, 
temp.. May 9, 1933; at Kobe June 3, 1933; class eight 
July 1. 1934 : cons. Jan. 22, 1935 ; cons, at Kobe Jan. 
24, 1935 ; at Osaka Feb. 10, 1937 ; class .seven Apr. 1, 
1937 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; cons, at 
Canton Sept. 9, 1938 ; class six Nov. 16, 1939 ; cons, at 
Mukden Oct. 5, 1940. 

Krieg, William Laurence. — b. Newark, Ohio, Oct. 11, 
1913 ; Newark High Sch. grad. ; Dartmouth, A.B. 19.S5 ; 
Fletcher Sch. of Law and Diplomacy, A.M. 1936, grad. 
work 1936-38; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v. c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 6, 1938 ; v. c. at 
Stuttgart Apr. 11, 1938; For. Ser. Sch. June 9. 1939; 
v.c. at Milan Feb. 19, 1940; at Lagos Oct. 6, 1941. 

Kuniholm, Bertel Eric. — b. Gardner, Mass., May 13, 
1901 ; Gardner High Sch. grad. ; Worcester Polytech. 
Inst. 1918-19; Army-Navy Prep. Sch. 1919; U.S.M.A. 
grad. 1924 ; ficole Nationale des Langues Orientales 
Vivantes, Paris, diplome d'elfeve brevetg 1933; U. S. 
Army 1924-27, 2d It. ; instr. Woodward Sch. f(ir Boys, 
1927-28 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and v. c. of 
career May 17, 1928 ; For. Ser. Sch. May 24, 1928 ; 
V. c. at Kovno Jan. 18, 1929 ; language officer to the 
consulate gen. at Paris July 30, 1930; also v. c. at 
Paris May 1. 1931 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. June 19, 
1933; V. c. at Tallinn June 21, 1933; also .3d sec. at 
Tallinn July 15, 1933 (canceled) ; to the Dept. Aug. 
30, 1933 ; 3d .sec. at Moscow Feb. 6, 1934 ; class eight 
July 1, 1934 ; cons. Jan. 22, 1935 ; class seven and 2d 
sec. at Moscow Apr. 1, 1936; to the Dept. July 30, 
1936 ; cons, and 2d sec. at Riga July 14, 1937 ; class 
six Aug. 17, 1938 ; cons, at Zurich Dec. 21, 19.39 ; at 
Reykjavik Apr. 16, 1040; to tlic Dept. Sept. 23. 1941; 
married. 

Kuppinger, Eldred D. — b. Toledo, Ohio, July 4, 1911 ; 
North High Sch. (Columbus) grad. : Ohio State U., 
A.B. 1933 ; George Washington, LL.B. 1937 ; mem. of 
bar of Ohio ; elk., Dept. of Justice, 1934 ; app. elk. at 
$1,440 in the Dept. of State Sept. 4, 1934; at $1,800 
Apr. 3, 1936; admin, asst. at $2,600 Nov. 17, 1936: 
at $2,700 Apr. 16, 1939; divisional asst. at $3,200 
Feb. 19, 1940 ; act. asst. chief, Special Div., Oct. 15. 
1941.— SI). 

Kuykendall, Clark Porter. — b. Towanda, Pa., May 
10, 1896 ; Towanda High Sch. grad. ; Columbia, A.B. 
1920 ; Am. Field Ser. in France 1917 ; U. S. Army 



1917-19, overseas service; app. v. c. of career of class 
three Sept. 7, 1920 ; v. c. at Amsterdam Oct. 18, 1920 ; 
class two May 26, 1922 ; class one Feb. 26, 1923 ; 
v. c. at Batavia Mar. 30, 1923 ; cons, of class seven 
Dec. 19, 1923; For. Ser. officer of dass eight July 1, 
1924 ; cons, at Oslo Apr. 5, 1927 ; class seven Dec. 19, 
1929; at Bergen, temp.. May 21, 1930; at Oslo June 
7, 1930; at Naples Sept. 23, 1930; class six July 1, 
1931; at Cherbourg July 17, 1933; at Kaunas Jan. 2, 
1935 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Jan. 25, 1935 ; also 1st 
sec. at Kaunas Jan. 29, 1935 ; class five Oct. 1, 1935 ; 
cons, at Danzig Feb. 5, 1938 ; class four June 16, 1938 ; 
cons, at Kunigsberg Jan. 26, 1940; at Karachi Oct. 7, 
1941 ; married. 

Lafoon, Sidney Kennedy, — b. Danicltown, Va., July 
12, 1904 ; Alberta High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; 
elk. in telephone company 1926—27 ; elk., office of mil. 
att., Bogota, 1927-31 ; app. elk. in Am. leg. at Baghdad 
Nov. 30, 1931 ; in consulate gen. at Singapore Feb. 21, 
1934 ; in leg. at Peiping Apr. 17, 1934 ; in emb. at 
Nanking Aug. 17, 1935 ; also v. c. at Shanghai Mar. 
17, 1936 (temp, at Chungking). 

Lamm, Donald Wakeham. — b. Washington, D.C., Sept. 
11, 1914; Western High Sch. grad.; Georgetown, B.S. 
(For. Ser.) 1936; 2d It., O.R.C. ; elk. to cml. att. at 
Tokyo 1936-39 ; app. asst. trade commr. at Tokyo 
May 11, 1939 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1939 ; 
V. c. of career and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; 
V. c. at Tokyo in addition to duties as asst. trade 
commr. Dec. 29, 1939 ; married. 

LaMont, George Darwin. — b. Albion, N.Y., Aug. 9, 
1904; Phillips Exeter; Cornell, A.B. 1927; app. elk. 
in Am. consulate at Port au Prince Aug. 6, 1927 ; 
For. Ser. officer unclass. and v. c. of career Aug. 24, 
1927 ; V. c. at Port au Prince Sept. 17, 1927 ; at Kovno 
July 21, 1930; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 1, 1930; 
also 3d sec. at Kovno Oct. 7, 1930 ; dass eight July 
1, 1934 ; V. c. at Harbin Dec. 20, 1934 ; cons. Jan. 22, 
1935 ; cons, at Harbin Jan. 24, 1935 ; at Shanghai 
May 20, 1938 ; class seven Mar. 1, 1939 ; (cons, at 
Canton Oct. 5, 1940; at Saigon (for duty at Hanoi), 
temp.. Dec. 12, 1940 ; at Canton Feb. 10. 1941 ; married. 

Lamprecht, Reinhard William. — b. Chicago, 111., Dec. 
9, 1895 ; business-sch. grad. ; stenog. and broker 1912- 
15 ; mgr. of brokerage firm 1916-17 ; U. S. Army 1917- 
19, 2d It., overseas service ; buyer and export mgr. in 
Brazil 1920-27; broker in France 1928-33; ship chan- 
dler in France 193.3-36 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at 
Havre June 1, 1936; v. c. at Havre Feb. 20, 1937; at 
Cherbourg, temp., Oct. 21, 1938 ; at Havre Jan. 10, 
1939 ; at Cherbourg Feb. 28, 1940 ; at Lisbon June 28. 
1940; married. 

Lancaster, Nathaniel, Jr. — b. Ashland, Va., Oct. 30, 
1900 : Ashland High Sch. grad. ; Va. Polytech. Inst, 
and Randolph-Macon Coll. ; U.S.M.A. grad. 1923 ; U. S. 
Army 1923-30, 1st It. ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., 
V. c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 16, 
1930 ; V. c. at Mexico City, temp., Dec. 27, 1930 ; For. 
Ser. Sch. Dec. 23, 1931 ; v. c. at Bombay Apr. 7, 1932 ; 
V. c. and 3d sec. at Budapest June 25, 1936 (canceled) ; 
3d sec. at London Sept. 8, 1936 ; class eight Apr. 1, 



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1937 : cons. Apr. 22, 1937 ; cons, at London in addition 
to duties as 3d sec. May 4, 19.'?8 ; cons, at Lourengo 
Marques Aug. 25, 1938 ; class seven Apr. 1, 1939. 

Lane, Arthur Bliss. — b. Ba.v RidRo. Brooklyn, N.Y., 
June 16. 1S04 ; Browning Sell. ; ftcole de I'tle de France, 
Liancourt, France: business sch. ; Yale, B.A. 1916; 
Conn. Nat. Guard 1915-16; sec. to Am. amb. to Italy 
1916-17; app. sec. of eml). or leg. of class four Aug. 

23, 1917, and assigned to Rome ; class three Mar. 14, 
1919 ; to Warsaw Apr. 16, 1919 ; detailed to Am. 
Commn. to Negotiate Peace, Paris, 1919 ; assigned to 
London Dec. 10, 1919 ; sec. to Am. del.. Supreme Coun- 
cil, Paris, 1921 ; to Berne Apr. 6, 1922 ; class two Sept. 
22, 1922 ; to the Dept. Feb. 26, 1923 ; detailed as asst. 
to the under sec. of state May 12, 1924 ; For. Ser. 
oflBcer of class four ,Tuly 1, 1924; class three Feb. 24, 
1925 : 1st sec. at Mexico City July 2, 1925 ; to the 
Dept. Xov. 8, 1927 ; chief. Div. of Mexican Affairs, 
Dec. 12, 1027; class two May 23, 1929; couns. of emb. 
at Mexico City Mar. 26, 1030; class one Feb. 4, 1031; 
app. E. E. and M. P. to Nicaragua July 31, 1933 ; to 
Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania Jan. 24, 103G ; to Yugo- 
slavia .^ug. 9, 1037 -July 30. 1041 ; to the Dept. Sept. 
22, 1941; E.E. and MP. to Costa Rica Oct. 9, 1941; 
marriid. 

Lane. Clayton. — b. Guthrie Center, Iowa, Mar. 9, 
1805: Simpson Acad.; U. of Calif.. A.B. 1921, grad. 
work 1922-24; bank elk. 1913-16; mining and cattle 
business 1916-17; U. S. Navy 1917-10; Am. Merchant 
Marine 1021-22 ; assoc. prof, of finance and int. rela- 
tions, St. Mary's Coll., Oakland. Calif., 1922-24 ; lec- 
turer on European and Far Eastern economics, George- 
town Sch. of For. Ser., 1925-27 ; entered Bu. of For. 
and Dom. Com. July 1924 ; asst. chief and act. chief of 
divisions and liaison officer in Bu. 1925-27 ; app. 
trade commr. at Vienna July 1927 ; at Berlin Aug. 1927 ; 
at Vienna Mar. 1928 ; cml. att. at Warsaw May 17, 
1928 ; representative of Dept. of Com., Int. Advertising 
Assoc, Berlin, 1929 : del., Int. Inst, of Statistics, War- 
saw, 1929 ; observer. Int. Geographical Cong., War- 
saw, 1934 ; act. chief of div., Bu. of For. and Dom. 
Com., 1935-37 ; trade cominr. at Johannesburg Oct. 
1937 ; cml. att. at Pretoria Dec. 10, 1037 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class four July 1. 1939 ; cons, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939; cons, at Calcutta Oct. 1. 
1040 ; married. 

Lane, Francis Adams. — b. St. Louis, Mo., Jan. 4, 
1892 ; Dreikijniizschule, Dresden, Germany ; employed 
in England and Germany 1011-29 ; app. elk. in Am. 
consulate at Bremen May 1, 1029 ; v. c. at Bremen 
Nov. 19, 1929; at Vienna, temp., Aug. 20, 1938; at 
Bremen Nov. 2, 1038; at Stuttgart, temp., Nov. 30, 
1938 ; at Bremen May 1, 1939 ; at Cork July 19, 1941. 

Lane, Rufus Herman, Jr. — b. Willoughby, Ohio, May 

24, 1901 : Porter Mil. Acad.; U. of Va., B.S. 1923; en- 
gineer's asst. 1923-24 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. 
and detailed to the Dept. Oct. 16, 1924 ; v. c. of career 
May 20, 1926; v. c. at Habana Dec. 9, 1927; at Pro- 
greso May 19, 1928; cla.ss eight, eons., and cons, at 
Progreso July 24. 1930; at Patras Oct. 29, 1931; at 
Calcutta Aug. 17, 1034; cla.ss seven Oct. 1, 1935; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; cons, at Mazatlftn 
Aug. 26. 1937; cla.ss six Aug. 17, 1938; married. 



Langr, John Walton (Col.). — b. Pass Christian, Miss., 
Fib. 26, 1884; U.S.M.A. grad. 1907; mil. att. at 
Madrid lOH-lt) ; assigned iis mil. att. and mil. att. 
for air at Buenos Aires Apr. 14. 1041 ; married. 

Langdon, William Russell. — b. Smyrna, Turkey, of 
Am. parents, July 31, 1891 ; Mt. Ilermon Sch. ; Trinity 
Coll. 1 yr. ; app. elk. in Am. con.sulate gen. at Con- 
stantinople July 17, 1911; at Athens July 17, 1913: 
student interpreter in Japan Apr. 4, 1914 ; also v. c. 
at I'okohama Mar. 24, 1916 ; also interpreter at Yoko- 
hama Jan. 4, 1017; asst. Japanese sec. at Tokyo Feb. 
12, 1918 ; V. c. of career of class one Aug. 26, 1019 ; 
V. c. at Yokohama July 8, 1921 ; cons, of class six Nov. 
23, 1921 ; cons, at Antung May 10, 1922 ; class five 
June 3, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class six July 1, 1924 ; 
cons, at Tsinan Aug. 8, 1925 ; at Mukden Feb. 25, 1927 ; 
at Dairen Feb. 27, 1928; class five Dec. 19, 1929; cons, 
at Montreal Mar. 6. 1933 ; at Seoul Nov. 7, 1933 ; at 
Mukden Apr. 8, 1936; class four June 1, 1937; sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1037; 2d sec. at Tokyo, temp., 
M.ir. 28. 1941; to the Dept. June 14, 1941; class three 
Aug. K), 1941 ; married.— FE. 

Lanigan, Edward J. (Lt.).— C;,mmissioned in U.S. 
Naval Reserve July 11, 1930; assigned as asst. naval 
att. and asst. naval att. for air at Rio de Janeiro Oct. 16, 
1941. 

Larkin, Frederick, — b. Hillsborough Co., N.H., Mar. 
31, 1882 ; liigh sch. grad. ; Atelier Masqueray 1901-3 ; 
architect and engineer 1904-9; prcs. of construction 
company operating in U. S. and abroad 1910-28 ; in- 
spection engineer. Public Bldgs. Branch, Treas. Dept, 
1935-37; app. chief. For. Ser. Bldgs. Office, Dept. of 
State, at $8,000 Aug. 3, 1937.— FBO. 

Larner, Gorman DeFreest (Lt. Col.). — b. Washinirton, 
D. C, July 5, 1897 ; Columbia, A.B. 1921 ; U.S. Army 
1918-19. capt. ; commissioned in O.R.C. Mar. 27, 1920 ; 
assigned as asst. mil. air attach^ at London May 21, 
1941. 

Larrabee, Sterling Loop (Maj). — b. Wilkes-Barre, Pa., 
Sept. 24, 1889; c;ipt., U.S. Army, 1917-19; commis- 
sioned in O.R.C. Apr. 7, 1941 ; assigned as a.sst. mil. 
att. at Pretoria Sept. 17, 1941 ; married. 

La Rue, Grant Wallace.— b. Moberly, Mo., Oct. 14, 
1910 ; Columbia High Sch. grad. ; Kemper Mil. Sch. ; 
U. of Mo., A.B. 1031, B.S. 1032, LL.B. 1936; mem. of 
bar of Mo. ; salesman 1932-33 ; law practice 1936-37 ; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v. c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. July 2, 1937 ; v. c. at Ottawa July 
8, 1937; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 19, 1938; v. c. at Bombay 
and for Portuguese possessions in India June 29, 1938. 

Latchford, Stephen. — b. Annapolis Junction, Md., 
Feb. 4, 1883 ; business sch. ; Washington Coll. of Law, 
LL.B. 1020, LL.M. 1921; mem. of bar of D.C. ; elk. 
1000-1904 ; sfenog. and typist 1004-5 ; Panama Canal 
work, Canal Zone and Panama, 1905-11 ; app. elk. at 
$900 in the Dept. of State Aug. 19, 1011; at $1,000. 
Aug. 1, 1013; at $1,200 Dec. 3, 1915; at $1,400 July 
1, lOlG; at $1,600 May 1, 1918; law elk. at .?2.000 Sept. 
S. 1921; at $2,250 Sept. 16, 192S ; at $2,500 Jan. 1, 
1923 ; asst. solicitor Nov. 1, 1923 ; at $3,000 July 1, 
1024; as.st. to the solicitor at $3,400 Feb. 1, 1926; 



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at $3,500 Nov. 1, 1927; tech. asst. (legal) Apr. 21, 
1928; at $3,600 July 1, 1928; at $3,800 Oct. 1, 1928: 
at $4,600 June 1, 1929 ; at $5,000 July 1, 1930 ; at 
$5,200 July 3, 1930; mem. Am. section. Int. Tech. 
Committee of Aerial Legal Experts, 1934-, and chm. 
1938- ; divisional asst. at $5,600 Nov. 28, 1934; mem., 
Dept. of State Committee on Int. Civil Aviation, 1935- 
38 ; asst. exec, sec, Interdept. Committee on Civil Int. 
Aviation, 1935-38 ; divisional asst. Aug. 29, 1938 ; 
representative, U. S.-Canada Aviation Conf., Wash- 
ington 1938, and Ottawa 1939 ; v. chm. of Am. del., 
4th Int. Conf. on Private Air Law, Brussels, 1938 ; 
at $5,800 June 1, 1939 ; married. — IN. 

Latimer, Frederick Palmer, Jr. — b. Groton, Conn., 
Mar. 14, 1904 ; Phillips Exeter grad. ; Yale, B.A. 1925 ; 
U. of Dijon 1925 ; instr. in French, Hotchkiss Sch., 
1925-27 ; app. For. Ser. oflBcer unclass. and v. c. of 
career Oct. 24, 1928 ; For. Ser. Sch. Nov. 5, 1928 ; 
V. c. at San Salvador Mar. 29, 1929 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Aug. 5, 1930 ; also 3d sec. at San Salvador Oct. 
10, 1930 ; V. c. and 3d sec. at Tallinn Oct. 17, 1931 ; 
at Helsingfors June 21, 1933; v. c. at Istanbul July 

23, 1936; also 3d sec. at Istanbul (Ankara) May 12, 
1937 ; class eight June 1, 1937 ; cons, and cons, at Is- 
tanbul in addition to duties as 3d sec. June 17, 1937 ; 
relieved of duties as 3d sec. June 10, 1938 ; class seven 
Nov. 16, 1939 ; cons, at Johannesburg Mar. 3, 1941 ; 
married. 

Late, Stephen Edward. — b. New York, N.Y., Aug. 10, 
1907; high-sch. grad.; Coll. of City of N.Y. 1924-25; 
in export business and Spanish corr. 1924-30 ; app. 
translator at $1,620 in U.S. Despatch Agency, New 
York, N.Y. May 12, 1930 ; at $2,000 July 1, 1935 ; 
asst. despatch agt. at $3,200 Oct. 16, 1938; at $3,500 
Feb. 1, 1940. 

Lattu, Onnie Peter (Lt.) — b. Hitola, Finland, Apr. 

24, 1906: naturalized 1926; Ft. Bragg Union High Sch. 
grad. ; U. of Calif., A.B. 1930 ; entered U.S. Navy 
Dec. 3, 1930 ; assigned as asst. naval att. at Berlin, 
Rome, Stockholm, and Madrid Sept. 17, 1940. 

LaukhufF, Perry.— b. Dayton, Ohio, Aug. 14, 1906 ; 
Steele High Sch. grad. ; Otterbein Coll., A.B. 1927 ; 
Harvard, A.M., 1928, grad. work 1928-30 ; Ohio State U., 
summer 1932 ; U. of Mich., summer 1934 ; Acad, of Int. 
Law, The Hague, cert. 1936 ; instr. in govt., Sweet 
Briar Coll., 1930-36 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., 
v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 2, 1937 ; 
v.c. at Windsor July 8, 1937 ; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 19. 
1938; v.c. at Milan June 29, 1938; v.c. and 3d sec. 
at Berlin Feb. 19, 1940 ; relieved of duties as v.c. 
July 15, 1941. 

Lawrence, Ethel Lee. — b. Montour Falls, N.Y. ; 
business-sch. grad. ; George Washington U., 1 yr. ; Wash- 
ington Coll. of Law, LL.B. 1914 ; copyist. Patent Office, 
1902-4 ; app. elk. at $000 in the Dept. of State Apr. 
12, 1904; at $1,000 July 2. 1906; at $1,200 Mar. 4, 
1907; at $1,400 Deo. 1, 1909; at $1,600 July 1, 1916; 
at $1,800 Sept. 3. 1919; law elk. at $2,000 Oct. 27, 
1923 ; iit $2,400 July 1, 1924 ; an asst. to the solicitor 
at $2,600 Feb. 1. 1926; at $2,800 July 1, 1928; at 
$3,200 Oct. 1, 1928; at $3,400 July 1, 1930; asst. to 
the legal adviser July 1, 1931. — RC. 



Lawson, Edward B. — b. Newport, Tenn., Sept. 26, 
1895; Georgetown, B.S. (For. Ser.) 1924, M.S. (For. 
Ser.) 1925; U. S. Army 1918-19; overseas service; 
Bu. For. and Dom. Com. 1926-27 ; asst. trade commr. 
1927-30 and trade commr. at Johannesburg 1930-35 ; 
trade commr. at London 1935-37 ; app. cml. att. at 
Praha Aug. 26, 1937; del., 24th sess. of the Int. Inst, 
of Statistics, Praha, 1938 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
five July 1, 1939 : to the Dept., temp., and detailed to 
the Dept. of Com. Sept. 18, 1939 ; cons, and sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; cml. att. at Managua 
Jan. 11, 1940 ; married. 

Lawson, Stanley Reginald. — b. New York, N.Y., Mar. 
4, 1900; Hessleholm (Sweden) High Sch.; business 
sch. in Sweden ; Eslov Coll., Sweden. 1917-19 ; app. elk. 
in the Am. consulate at Malmo July 15, 1919 ; at Viborg 
Aug. 1, 1920; at Dresden Mar. 1, 1922; v. c. and elk. 
at Dresden July 7, 1924 ; at Genoa Sept. 29, 1928 ; at 
Winnipeg Dec. 11, 1931 ; at Goteborg June 14, 1938 ; 
married. 

Lawton, Edward Percival. — b. State College, Pa., 
June 5, 1903 ; Stuyvesant Sch. ; business sch. in Switz- 
erland : Coll. of Geneva (Switzerland) ; U. of Ga., 
B.S.C. 1924 ; New York U., M.A. 1925 ; elk.. Library of 
Congress, 1918 ; typist, U. S. Army, Belgium, summer 
1921 ; computer, U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, sum- 
mer 1922 ; elk., Dist. govt., summer 1923 ; student 
asst., U. of Ga., 1923-24 ;.,app. For. Ser. officer unclass. 
Sept. 11, 1925 ; v. c. of career and v. c. at Cairo 
May 28, 1926 ; class eight and cons. Dec. 26, 1929 ; 
cons, at Cairo Jan. 22, 1930 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Feb. 17, 1930; 3d sec. at Athens Mar. 18, 1930; 
at Guatemala May 13, 1932 ; class seven July 1, 1934 ; 
cons, at Geneva Dec. 3, 1934; class six Apr. 1, 1936; 
2d sec. at Habana June 14, 1937 ; class Ave June 16, 
1938 ; 2d sec. and cons, at Ciudad Trujillo Dec. 28, 

1940 ; married. 

Lawton, James Swan. — b. Chicago, 111., Jan. 14, 
1880 ; Shattuck Acad. ; in laboratory of steel company 
1 yr. ; assay office 1 yr. ; prospecting, leasing, and min- 
ing 9 yrs. ; gen. mgr. for company in Surinam 5 yrs. ; 
app. cons. agt. at Paramaribo Aug. 23, 1917 ; elk. at 
Paramaribo Apr. 1, 1941; v.c. at Paramaribo Sept. 13, 

1941 ; married. 

Leahy, William D. (Admiral, ret.). — b. Hampton, 
Iowa, May 6, 1875; Ashland (Wis.) High Sch. grad.; 
U. S. N. A. grad. 1897 ; ret. 1939 ; gov. Terr, of Puerto 
Rico 1939-40; app. A. E. and P. to Fiance Nov. 29, 
1940 ; married. 

Leahy, William Harrington (Lt. Comdr.). — b. In Cal- 
ifornia Oct. 28, 1904 ; U.S.N. A. grad. 1927 ; assigned 
as asst. naval att. at London Aug. 27, 1941. 

Leap, Melvin Leroy.— b. Elkton, Va., Oct. 7, 1900; 
business sch.; Georgetown, B.S. (For. Ser.) 1928; 
grad. work. George Washington U. ; with Fed. Trade 
Commn. 1919 : Dept. of State 1919-21 ; Dept. of Labor 
June-July 1921 ; Post Office Dept. 1921-22 ; Gen. Acct. 
Office 1922-24 ; sec. to mem. of Cong. 1924-31 ; app. 
admin, asst. at $3,200 in the Dept. of State Mar. 20, 
1931 ; at $1,620 Apr. 30, 1932 ; tech. asst. at $2,600 
Sept. 1, 1934; at $2,700 Apr. 1, 1938; divisional asst. 
at $3,800 July 1, 1939 : married. — RA. 



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Learnard, Henry Grant, Jr (Capt.). — b. roitland. 
Orei:.. All!,'. l'->. 1907; Vt. Nat. Guard 1928 29 ; cdiii- 
nii.-^.-iioncd in O.U.C. June 3. 1920 ; assigned as asst. 
mil. att. at I.Kiiul()n Juno 9, 1941. 

Lebel, Arthur L.— b. Haverhill, Mass., Apr. 25. 1901 ; 
Junior at S.M.M.. I'apineauvllle, Quebec, 1917-23; 
Georgetown, B.S. (For. Ser.) 1928; National U., LL.B. 
1936. M.P.L. 1937, S.J.D. 1937 ; mem. of bar of D.C. ; 
elk.. War Dept. and Gen. Accounting Office, 1924-27 ; 
teacher of French and Spanish, Devitt Sch., 1927-28, 
Georgetown U., 1928-30 ; bookkeeper and accountant 
1929-30 ; elk.. Census Bu.. Mar-Dec. 1930 ; app. trans- 
lator at ?2.300 in the Dept. of State Dec. 10, 1930; 
at §2.000 July 1, 1931 ; Int. Tech. Consulting Com- 
mittee on Radio Communications — translator and in- 
terpreter, 2d Meeting, Copenhagen, 1931, interpreter, 
3d Meeting, Monte Estoril, Portugal, 1934, asst. sec. 
of Am. del., 4th Meeting, Bucharest, 1937 ; translator 
and interpreter. Int. Radio Conf.. Madrid, 1932 ; elk.. 
Gen. European Conf. for the Study and Revision of 
Int. Conventions Relating to the Protection of Indus- 
trial Property, London, 1934 ; at $2,600 Sept. 1, 1935 ; 
Int. Tech. Committee of Aerial Legal Experts — sec. and 
interpreter, tech. asst., or tech. adviser, plenary ses- 
sions of Committee and meetings of commns.. The 
Hague 1935. Bern 1936, Paris 1936, Bucharest 1937, 
Paris 1938, and Brussels 1938, and tech. as.st. to Am. 
section of Committee 1937, tech. adviser to Am. sec- 
tion of Committee 1938, and mem. of Am. section of 
Committee 1939- ; tran.sIator and interpreter. Int. Radio 
Conf. and Int. Telegraph and Telephone Conf., Cairo, 
1938; at $2,700 Apr. 1, 1938; tech. asst., 4th Int. Conf. 
on Private Air Law. Brussels, 1938 ; divisional asst. at 
$3.S00 June 16, 1940 ; married. — IN. 

LeBreton, David, Jr. — b. Washington, D.C, Jan. 25, 
1915; St. Paul's Sch.. Concord (N.H.), grad. ; Prince- 
ton. A.B. 1935 ; I'ficole Libre di-s Sciences Politiques 
l!t:{2 33 ; U. of Va.. LL.B. 1940 ; m.m. of bar of Va. ; 
elk. in law oflices, 1938. 1940-41 ; elk. in Am. consulate 
at Monterrey May 26-June 17, 1941; v.c. at Monterrey 
June 18-July 15. 1941 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., 
v.c. of career, and i^'v. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 1941, 
qualified July 16. 1941 : v.c. at Monterrey July 16, 1941. 

Lebus, William Frank, Jr. — ^b. Cynthiana, Ky., 
.\pr. 17. 1914 ; Cynthiana High Sch. grad. ; U. of Ky., 
A.B. 1936; U. of Heidelberg 1936-37; Georgetown U. 
10.39 ; elk. to cml. att., Dept. of Com., 1938-39 ; app. 
For. Ser. elk. July 1, 1939 ; elk. in Am. consulate at 
Puerto Cortes June 28, 1940 ; v.c. at Puerto Cortes 
June 19, 1941 ; at Belize, temp., Sept. 17, 1941. 

Leddy, John M.— b. Chicago, 111., June 29, 1914 ; Ida 
M. Fisher High Sch. (Miami Beach, Fla.) grad.; 
Georgetown, B. S. (For. Ser.) 1941; asst. chief, Div. 
of Economic Information, Pan Am. Union. 1937-41 ; 
app. divisional asst. at $3,200 in the Dept. of State 
July L'.'j, n»41 ; married.— TA. 

Lee, Fitzhugh (Lt. Comdr.) — b. Batangas, P.I., of Am. 
parents, Aug. 10, inO-T ; U.S.X.A. grad. 1920; assigned 
as naval att. and naval att. for air at Caracas Jan. 10, 
1940 ; married. 



Lee, Frank Charles. — b. Norfolk, Nebr., Aug. 14, 
1891; U. of Colo., A.B. 1915; lecturer on cons, prac- 
tice, Georgetown U., 1926-28 ; app. cons. asst. Oct. 15, 
1915; v. c. at Bordeaux Jan. 25, 1916; at Petrograd 
Sept. 19, 1916; at Moscow Apr. 1, 1918; ordered to 
Stockholm to take charge of personnel and archives oi 
Moscow consulate gen. Aug. 26, 1918; detailed to 
Malmii Sept. 14, 1918 ; attached to emb. staflf at Arch- 
angel with rank of att. Nov. 26, 1918 ; directed to return 
to U. S. Aug. 6, 1919 ; cons, of class seven Sept. 5, 
1919 ; to the Dept. Jan. 5, 1920 ; class six June 4, 
1920 ; class Ave Nov. 23, 1921 ; cons, at Bradford Sept. 
21, 1923 ; class four Dec. 19, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer 
of class five July 1, 1924; to the Dept. July 2, 1925; 
class four Aug. 31, 1925 ; class three June 8, 1927 ; 
cons. gen. and cons. gen. at Singapore Oct. 28, 1927 ; 
at Halifax Nov. 20, 1929 ; at Prague Oct. 15, 1931 ; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 3, 1934 ; to the emb. at 
Berlin Nov. 5, 1934 ; 1st sec. at Berlin Nov. 30, 1934 ; 
class two Oct. 1, 1935 ; cons. gen. at Amsterdam Jan. 
5, 1938 ; 1st sec. at Berlin Apr. 26, 1941 ; married. 

Lee, Raymond E. (Brig, Gen,) — b. St. Louis. Mo., 
Mar. 26, 1886; Manual Training High Sch. (Kansas 
City) grad.; U. of Mo., B.S. (C.E.) 1909; entered 
U. S. Army Oct. 11, 1909; mil. att. at London and 
Dublin 1935-38, and mil. att. for air at London 
1936-38 ; assigned as mil. att. and mil. att. for air at 
London and mil. att. at Dublin Apr. 24, 1940; relieved 
of duties as mil. att. for air Oct. 18, 1940 ; relieved 
of duties at Dublin Mar. 7, 1941 ; married. 

Leek, Frederick Everett (1st Lt,) — b. Stockton, Calif., 
Oct. 12, 1914 ; Stockton High Sch. grad. ; U. of Calif., 
A. B. 1935; Universidad Nacional de Mexico, M.A. 
1940 ; private tutor in Mexico ; entered U.S. Marine 
Corps Sept. 10, 1935; assigned as asst. naval att. at 
Mexico City Mar. 5, 1941 ; married. 

Legge, Barnwell Rhett (Lt, Col,) — b. Charleston, 
S.C, July 9, 1891 ; Citadel, B.S. 1911 ; ficole Sup6rieure 
de Guerre, France, 1923-25; instr., Fla. Mil. Acad. 
1911-12, Staunton Mil. Acad. 1912-15; entered U. S. 
Army Dec. 1, 1916 ; assigned as asst. mil. att. at Paris 
Mar. 23, 1939; mil. att. at Bern Sept. 21, 1939; 
married. 

Lehrs, John Anthony. — b. Moscow, Russia, Jan. 9, 
1888, of Am. parents ; Technische Ilochschule, Karls- 
ruhe, Gernrany, 1906-10 ; asst. mgr. of engineering 
business in Moscow 1911-17; v. c. at Moscow 1918; 
elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Copenhagen 1918-19 ; 
with Am. Mission to Baltic States 1919-20; with .\m. 
Relief Admin, in Russia 11921-23 ; app. elk. in Am. 
consulate at Reval Sept. 1, 1923 ; in Am. leg. at Riga 
Feb. 12, 1925 ; special asst. to the Am. minister at 
Riga July 1, 1929 ; interpreter in consulate gen. at 
Copenhagen Jan. 3, 1940; elk. Mar. 1, 1940; v. c. at 
Copenhagen July 19, 1940; at Basel July 19, 1941; 
married. 

Leonard, Lewis Edward.— b. El Paso, Tex., Nov. 9, 
1904 ; Staunton Mil. Acad. ; U. of Tex., summer 1925 ; 
N. Mex. Mil. Inst. grad. 1'926 ; paymaster, Tex. High- 
way Dept., 1928-29; oil business 1932-38; paymaster 
and paymaster-cashier in oil company 1930-32, 1938- 
39 ; app For. Ser. elk. Oct. 14, 1940 ; v. c. at Puerto 
de la Cruz Nov. 4, 1940; at Rfohacha Oct. 6, 1941. 



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Leppert, John Henry (Lt. Comdr. ). — b. In Illinois 
Mar. 28, 1900; U.S.N.A. grad. 1922; assigned as asst. 
naval att. at London Apr. 4, 1941. 

Leverich, Henry Priestley. — b. New Orleans, La., 
Aug. 12, 1907; Taft Sch. grad.; Princeton, A.B. 1930; 
Geneva Sch. of Int. Studies, summer 1930; app. elk. in 
Am. consulate gen. at Ziirich June 10, 1931 ; v. c. at 
Geneva July 30, 1931 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v. c. 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; 
V. c. at Geneva Jan. 2, 1932; For. Ser. Sch. Feb. 8, 
1933 ; V. c. at Berlin June 13. 1933 ; 3d sec. at Berlin 
.Tuly 19, 1937 ; class eight Mar. 16, 1939 ; 3d sec. at 
Lisbon Feb. 18, 1941 ; class seven Aug. 16, 1941 ; 
married. 

Lewis, Charles "William, Jr. — b. Carlsbad, N. Mex., 
Mar. 17, 1898; Bethany (Mo.) High Sch. grad.; U. 
of Mich., A.B. 1922 ; U.S. Army 1918-19, 2d It. ; in- 
structor, U. of Mich., 1921-23 ; app. v. c. of career of 
class three Feb. 26, 1923 ; v. c. at Manchester Apr. 27, 
1923 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; v. c. at 
Mexico City Mar. 3, 1926 ; class eight, cons., and cons, 
at Mexico City Oct. 20, 1926 ; at Yarmouth June 21, 
1929 ; class seven Oct. 16, 1929 ; class six July 1, 1931 ; 
cons, at Madras Dec. 29. 1931 ; at Izmir and for Italian 
Islands of the Aegean Aug. 30, 1934 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Doc. 1, 1937 ; cons, and 2d sec. at San Jos4 
Aug. 25, 1938; class five Apr. 1, 1939; to the Dept. 
Nov. 23, 1940; married.— NE. 

Lewis, Dorothy C. (Mrs.). — b. Byron, Minn.; Carleton 
Coll., B.A. 1921; U. of Minn., summer 1926; U. of 111., 
summer of 1928; George Washington U. 1936; Dept. 
of Agri. Grad. Sch. 1940 ; teacher in high sch. 1921-25 ; 
librarian in high sch. 1926-28 ; asst. librarian. Ar- 
mour Inst, of Tech., 1928-30 ; library asst. at $2,000 in 
the Dept. of State Sept. 8, 1930; at $2,100 Aug. 1, 
1936 ; at $2,200 Apr. 16, 1939 ; at $2,600 May 1, 1940.— 
Ge. 

Lewis, Harrison. — b. Dallas, Tex., Nov. 4, 1905 ; 
Santa Monica (Calif.) High Sch. grad.; business sch.; 
Heidelberg U., summer 1928 ; Harvard, S.B. 1929 ; real- 
estate salesman 1928-29 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., 
V. c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 15, 
1930 ; V. c. at Nogales Apr. 29. 1930 ; For. Ser. Sch. 
Sept. 27, 1930 ; v. c. at Singapore Feb. 24, 1931 ; at 
Medan, temp., Jan. 11, 1933 ; at Singapore Apr. 3, 1933; 
at Leipzig Feb. 19. 1935; at Calcutta Aug. 26, 1937; 
class eight Aug. 17, 1938; to the Dept. May 11, 1940; 
3d sec. and v.c. .it Berlin Apr. 30, 1941 ; class seven 
May 1, 1941; relieved of duties as v.c. July 15, 1941; 
married. 

Lewis, James Histed. — b. Carbondale, Pa., Dec. 18, 
1912 ; Coughlin High Sch. (Wilkes-Barre) grad. ; George 
Wa.shington, A.B. 1935, A.M. 1939 ; student asst., 1934- 
36; app. elk. at $1,440 in the Dept. of State Mar. 18, 
1936 ; at $1,620 Aug. 16, 1937 ; economic analyst at 
$2,000 Feb. 16, 1938 ; at $2,600 July 7, 1938 ; divisional 
asst. July 1, 1939 ; at $3,800 Feb. 16, 1941.— TA. 

L'Heureux, Herv6 Joseph. — b. Manchester, N.H., 
Mar. 6, 1899 ; Emerson Inst. ; George Washington, A.B. 
1925 ; U. of Detroit, LL.B. 1935 ; mem. of bar of N.H. ; 
U. S. Army 1917-19; employol by mem. of Cong. 1919- 



27 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Windsor Jan. 2, 1927 ; 
V. c. at Windsor July 14, 1927 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., 
T. c. of career, sec. in the Diplo. Ser., and v. c. at 
Windsor Sept. 12, 1930 ; class eight, cons., and cons, 
at Windsor Oct. 1, 1935; at Stuttgart Dec. 9, 1936; 
class seven Aug. 17, 1938; at Antwerp Oct. 12, 1939; 
class six Aug. 1, 1940; cons, at Lisbon Apr. 19, 1941; 
married. 

Lieder, Eugene J. — b. Brooklyn, N.Y., Oct. 5, 
1891 ; business sch. ; N.Y. Militia ; cashier for express 
company 1907-10 ; accountant at Ensenada, P.R., 1910- 

19, at La Romana, Dominican Republic, since 1919 ; 
provost marshal at Guanica, P.R., 1918 ; app. cons, 
agt. at La Romana Nov. 14, 1922 ; married. 

Ligr'htner, Edwin Allan, Jr. — b. New York, N.Y., Dec. 
8, 1907 ; Taft Sch. grad. ; Princeton, A.B. 1930 ; app. 
elk. in Am. consulate at Maracaibo July 17, 1930 ; 
V. c. at Maracaibo Oct. 13, 1930; at Santiago, Chile, 
July 20. 1931 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v. c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; v. c. at San- 
tiago, Chile, Jan. 2, 1932 ; at Valparaiso Feb. 27, 1932 ; 
at Pernambuco May 24, 1932 ; at ParS, temp., Mar. 9, 

1934 ; at Pernambuco Sept. 20, 1934 ; 3d sec. at Rio 
de Janeiro Oct. 12, 1934-Jan. 27, 1935 ; v. c. at Buenos 
Aires July 5, 1935 ; v. c. and 3d sec. at Riga Feb. 11, 
1938 ; class eight Nov. 16, 1939 ; 3d sec. at Oslo, temp., 
Apr. 9, 1940 ; v. c. and 3d sec. at Moscow Aug. 22, 
1940. 

Lilliestrom, Tycho Leonard. — b. Lahti, Finland, 
Aug. 3, 1885 ; naturalized ; Reallyceum, Helsingfors, 
Finland ; U. of Helsingfors and other European uni- 
versities ; cml. work and sec. in U. S. 1908-16 ; N.Y. 
Nat. Guard 1917-18 ; U. S. Army 1918-19, 2d It, over- 
seas service ; cml. work in North Manchuria 1919-21 ; 
app. elk. in Am. consulate at Harbin Jan. 1, 1922 ; 
V. c. at Harbin Apr. 11, 1928; at Glasgow Feb. 23, 

1935 ; at Ciudad Juarez Nov. 9, 1938 ; at Agua Prieta, 
temp., June 11, 1941. 

Lindholm, George Victor. — b. Riverside, N.J., Aug. 

20, 1901 ; Camden High Sch. grad. ; Syracuse U. 2 yrs. ; 
George Washington Law Sch. li/^ yrs. ; sec. 1921-22 ; 
elk., Dept. of State, 1923-27 ; claims examiner and 
adjuster in insur. company 1928-29 ; app. elk. at $1,680 
in the Dept. of State July 22, 1929 ; at $1,800 Sept. 1, 
1929; at $1,920 July 1, 1930; at $2,000 Jan. 12, 1931 ; 
at $2,300 Aug. 16, 1936 ; admin, asst. at $2,900 July 1, 
1937 ; at $3,000 Apr. 16, 1939 ; at $3,200 Nov. 16, 1940 ; 
married.' — FA. 

Lineaweaver, Francis Ridgway.- — b. Lebanon, Pa., 
Oct. 17, 1904 ; Ilaverford Prep. Sch. grad. ; Yale, Ph.B. 
1927 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v. c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 16, 1930 ; v. c. at 
Nassau Jan. 5, 1931 ; For. Ser. Sch. Dec. 23, 1931 ; 
V. c. at Amsterdam Apr. 7, 1932 ; at Mazatliin Aug. 2, 
1934; at Montreal July 25, 1935; at Habana June 3, 
1937; class eight Aug. 17, 1938; class seven May 1, 
1941 ; married. 

Linnell, Irving Nelson. — ^b. Boston, Mass., Jan. 27, 
1881 ; Cambridge Latin Scb. ; Harvard, A.B. 1904, LL.B. 
1907 ; mem. of bar. of Mass. ; law practice 1907-14 ; 
mem. of Cambridge (Mass.) common council 1909-11, 
pros. 1 yr. ; app. cons. agt. at Prince Rupert Sept. 23, 



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1914: V. c. at rrincc Iluport Apr. liO, 1915; at Van- 
couv.r Mar. IG. 1010 ; coii.s. of class elglit F.b. 19. 1918 ; 
(lotnil.'d to Vancouver l-Vl). '20. 1918: class six Sept. 5, 
1919; cons, at Plyinoutli Dec. 1, 1919: detailed to 
London July 31. 1920: to Cardiff Aur. 24, 1921; to 
London Sept. 13. 1921; class five Nov. 23, 1921; class 
four Mar. 1, 1923; to the Dept. Mar. 30. 1923; For. 
Scr. olTicor of class Ave July 1. 1924 ; class four Aug. 
8, 1924 ; cons. gen. Apr. 30. 1927 ; cons. gen. at Ottawa 
May 4, 1927 ; del., anti-smuggling conf., Ottawa, 1929 ; 
• lass three May 23. 1929; cla.ss two July 1, 1931; cons, 
gen. at Capetown Oct. 13, 1931 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Mar. 23, 1933 ; conns, of leg. at Pretoria In addi- 
tion to duties as cons. gen. at Capetown Apr. 10, 1933; 
-ons. gen. at Johannesburg Nov. 16. 1934, in addition 
to duties at Pretoria ; cons. gen. at Canton Jan. 18, 
1936 : at Praha Nov. 26, 1938 ; .at Prague May 26. 1939 ; 
to the Dept. Aug. 20. 1940 : cons. gen. at Yokohama 
Oct. 21, 1940; married. 

Linthicum, Walter Joseph. — b. Baltimore, Md., Feb. 
10, 1893 ; business sch. ; Baltimore I'olytech. Inst. 1910- 
12; surveyor, U. S. Geoloiiical Survey and other en- 
gineering organizations, 1913-lG ; 1st N. Dak. Infantry 
1916-17. Mexican border service; U. S. Army 1917-19, 
1st It. : app. V. c. at Singapore Jan. 19, 1920 ; at Palermo 
Apr. 12, 1922 ; at Marseille May 3, 1923 ; at Nice Oct. 
15. 1924 ; at Sherbrooke Feb. 17, 1926 ; at Rivifere du 
Loup, temp., Aug. 18. 1927 ; at Sherbrooke Sopt. 13, 
1927 ; at Rivl&re du Loup, temp.. June 9. 1928 ; at 
Sherbrooke Sept. 7. 1928 : at Riviere du Loup Dec. 19, 
1928 ; at Vienna June 30. 1930 ; For. Ser. officer un- 
class.. V. c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 
17. 1931 ; V. c. at Vienna Jan. 2, 1932; also 3d sec. at 
Vienna Dec. 10, 1935 ; v. c. and 3d sec. at Kaunas June 

23. 1936 ; v. c. at Pernambuco Aug. 22, 1939 ; class eight 
Mar. 1. 1940; cons. Oct. 5, 1940; cons, at Pernam- 
buco Oct. 19, 1940; married. 

Linville, Francis Aron. — b. Skidniore. Mo., Dec. 2, 
1909 ; Skidmore High Sch. grad. ; U. of Mo., A.B. 
1931, M.A. 1932 ; U. of Chicago, Ph.D. 1934 ; instr. in 
economics 1934— .'19, and asst. prof. 1939-41. Dart- 
mouth ; app. divisional asst. at $3,800 in the Dept. of 
State July 15, 1941 ; married. — DM. 

Lippincott, Aubrey Erskine. — b. Tucson. Ariz., Nov. 
22, 1905 ; Kans. State Coll., B.S. 1928, grad. work, 
summer 1929 : 2d It., O.R.C. ; app. elk. in Am. consulate 
gen. at Barcelona June G. 1931 ; v. c. at Barcelona Aug. 

24, 1931 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v. c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17. 1931 ; v. c. at Barcelona 
Jan. 2. 1932 ; For. Ser. Sch. Aug. 19, 1932 ; v. c. at 
Montevideo Dec. 22. 1932 ; asst. sec. to Am. del., 7th 
Int. Conf. of Am. States, Montevideo, 1933 ; detailed to 
the leg. at Montevid'^o Sept. 27-Dec. 12. 19.34; v. c. at 
Madras Tune 20. 1936; class eight Mar. 1, 1940; v. c 
at Jerusalem Mar. 23, 1940 ; married. 

Lipski, Stanley Walter (Lt. jg.). — b. Northampton, 
Ma.ss., Sept. 25, 1911 ; Northampton High Sch. grad. ; 
U.S.N.A. grad. 1935; assigned as asst. naval att. and 
asst. naval att. for air at Helsinki and Stockholm 
July 8, 1941 ; married. 

Livengood, Charles Alfred, -b. Dayton, Wash., Aug. 
15, 1886 ; Dayton High Sch. grad. ; Wliitman Coll., 



B.S. 1908; grad. work, U. of Wash, and Columbia; 
teacher and principal of liigh sch. 1908-10: siipt. of 
public sch. 1910-20: export import business 1920-21; 
entered Bu. of For. and Dom. Com. May 27, 1921 ; 
asst. trade commr. at Ilabana Sept. 18, 1921; trade 
commr. at Ilabana Oct. 1, 1923 ; at Rome Jan. 30, 
1926; cml. att. at Madrid June 30, 1927 : also at Lisbon 
Oct. 17, 1927 ; relieved of duties at Lisbon June 10, 
1930 : cml. att. at Rome July 18, 1933 ; in Bu. of For. 
and Dom. Com. 1034-35 ; cml. att. at Rome Apr. 9, 
1935 : del., 6tli Int. Cong, of Tech. Education. Rome, 
1936; For. Ser. officer of class three July 1, 1939; 
cons, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; married. 

Livesey, Frederick.— b. Auburn. N.Y., Apr. 1, 
18S6: Lynn Classical High Sch.; Harvard, A.B. 1908; 
Harvard Sch. of Business Admin., 1915-18; floor mem., 
Boston Chamber of Com. grain exchange, 1908-10 ; 
farm mgr. and chief elk. of farms and rys., fruit com- 
pany in Guatemala, 1910-14 ; translator for oil com- 
pany, 1916-17, in Army War Coll., 1917-18, 1919-23; 
U. S. Army 1918-19, 1st It., overseas service ; detailed 
to Am. Commn. to Negotiate Peace, Paris, 1918-19 ; 
app. drafting officer at $3,000 in the Dept. of State 
Nov. 12, 1023; at $3,100 Nov. 1. 1927; at $3,800 Jan. 
1, 1928 ; at $4,600 July 1, 1928 ; a.sst. economic adviser 
Dec. 28, 1928 ; act. economic adviser Mar. 15, 1929- 
May 12, 1931 ; at $5,600 July 1, 1929 ; at $6,500 Dec. 
1, 1930 : representative of the Dept. of State, 6th Gen. 
Cong, of the Int. Chamber of Com., Washington, 1931 ; 
tech. expert, Conf. of Experts for Moratorium on Inter- 
governmental Debts, London, 1931 ; tech. adviser, 4th 
Pan. Am. Cml. Conf., Washington, 1931 ; asst., 2d 
meeting of Experts' Prep. Commn. for Monetary and 
Economic Conf., Geneva, 1933 : tech. adviser. Int. Sugar 
Conf., London, 1937 : asst. adviser on int. economic 
affairs June 17, 1937; at $7,000 June 1. 1939; asst. and 
act. chief. For. Funds ai'd Financial Div., Oct. 8, 1941 ; 
mem., Bd. of Economic Operations of Dept. of State, 
1941- ; married. — FP. 

Lockett, Thomas Hickman. — b. Henderson, Ky., Nov. 
29, 1893 ; Henderson High Sch. grad. ; Centre Coll. 3 
yrs. ; special study in Mexico 1932: elk. 1016; U.S. 
Army 1918, 2d It. ; sales mgr. 1917-28 ; pres., Lockett- 
Tate Co., Inc., 1928-32 : app. cml. att. at Mexico City 
.\ug. 12, 1933 : For. Ser. officer of class three July 
1, 1939 : cons, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; 
married. 

Lockhart, Frank Pruitt.— b. Pittsburg, Tex., Apr. 8, 
18S1 ; Grayson Coll. ; assoc. editor of newspaper 1900- 
1902 ; sec. to mem. of Cong. 1902-13 ; elk.. House Com- 
mittee on Public Bldgs. and Grounds 1911-13: sec. to 
U. S. Senator and elk. of Senate Committee on Ex- 
penditures in Dept. of Agri. 1913-14 ; app. asst. chief, 
Div. of Far Eastern Affairs, Dept. of State, July 29, 
1914 ; drafting officer at $3,500 July 1, 1919 ; on special 
mission to the Far East 1919-20 : expert asst., Conf. 
on Limitation of Armament. Washington, 1921 ; at 
$4,000 Aug. 16. 1022: at $4,400 Aug. 1, 1924; at 
$5,200 Mar. 16, 1925 : chief. Div. of Far Eastern Affairs, 
Mar. 17, 1925 ; For. Ser. officer of class four, cons, gen., 
and cons. gen. at Hankow Apr. 15, 1925 ; mem. of 
secretariat of Am. del.. Special Conf. on Chinese Cus- 
toms Tariff, Peking. 1925; class three May 23, 1929; 



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cons. gen. at Tientsin June 15, 1931 ; class two July 
1, 1931 ; For. Ser. officer at Peiping Mar. 13, 1935 ; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 23, 1935 ; couns. of leg. at 
Peiping Mar. 27, 1935 ; couns. of emb. at Peiping Sept. 
17, 1935 ; class one Oct. 1, 1935 ; cons. gen. at Shanghai 
Feb. 14-Sept. 19, 1938, Oct. 7, 1939-Jan. 6, 1940; 
cons. gen. at Shanghai in addition to duties as couns. 
of emb. in China Apr. 8, 1940 ; married. 

Lockwood, Charles A, (Capt.). — b. Midland, Va., 
May 6, 1890 ; Lamar High Sch. ; U.S.N.A. grad. 
1912 ; asst. naval att. at Tokyo 1918 ; assigned as 
naval att. and naval att. for air at London Feb. 17, 
1941 ; relieved as naval att. for air July 25, 1941 ; 
married. 

Loftin, Frank (Comdr. ret.). — b. Columbia, Tenn., 
Oct. 24, 1887 ; Ford and Williams High Sch. grad. ; 
Columbia Mil. Acad. grad. ; U.S.N.A. grad. 1911 ; mem. 
of del., Am. Commn. to Negotiate Peace, Paris, 1918- 
19 ; naval att. and naval att. for air at Lima and 
Quito 1937-39 ; assigned as naval att. and naval att. 
for air at Montevideo Sept. 13, 1940 ; married. 

Loftus, Victor Harald. — b. Lawrence, Mass., July 
17, 1897 ; Lawrence High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; 
U. of Me. 1916-17 ; Southeastern U., B.C.S. 1923 ; Nat. 
U. Law Sch. 1929-31 ; app. elk., temp., at $1,000 in the 
Dept. of State Feb. 10, 1919; elk. in the Diplo. Ser. 
and assigned to emb. at Paris Dec. 5, 1919 ; elk. at 
$1,000 in the Dept. of State Aug. 30, 1920 ; at $1,200 
Jan. 1, 1921; at $1,400 Mar. 1, 1924; at $1,860 July 
1, 1924 ; at $1,920 Mar. 1, 1927 ; at $2,100 July 1, 
1928 ; at $2,200 July 1, 1928 ; at $2,400 July 1, 1930 ; 
app. asst. dist. acct. and disbursing officer at Mexico 
City Dec. 11, 1931 ; also v. c. at Mexico City Jan. 29, 
1932 ; dist. acct. and disbursing officer at Mexico City 
Mar. 17, 1932 ; disbursing officer, North and Cen. Am. 
Regional Radio Conf., Mexico City, 1933 ; married. 

Logsdon, Ella A. (Mrs.).— b. Tyndall, S. Dak.; State 
Normal Sch. (Springfield) grad. 1912; business sch.; 
Washington Sch. of Accountancy, M.C.S. 1934 ; teacher 
in public sch. 1912-15 : .stenog. and bookkeeper 1917-18 : 
elk.. War Dept., 1918-20; app. elk. at $1,200 in the 
Dept. of State Sept. 20, 1920 ; at $1,400 Sept. 1, 1922 ; 
at $1,680 July 1, 1924; at $1,740 Mar. 1, 1927: at 
$1,800 July 1, 1928 ; at $2,300 Dec. 1, 1929 ; at $2,.500 
July 1, 1930; at $2,000 July 3, 1930; admin, asst. at 
$3,200 Apr. 1, 1931; asst. chief, Office of Fiscal and 
Budget Affairs, July 6, 1937 ; at $3,500 Dec. 15, 1937 ; 
at $3,600 Apr. 16. 1939 ; chief. Office of Fiscal and 
Budget Affairs, at $4,000 Jan. 23,1940. — A-S/F. 

Long, Boaz Walton. — b. Warsaw, Ind., Sept. 27, 
1876 ; Wentworth Mil. Acad. ; St. Michael Coll. ; en- 
gaged in private business in U. S. and Mexico 1899- 
1913 ; app. chief, Div. of Latin Am. Affairs, May 14, 
1913; E. E. and M. P. to El Salvador July 29, 1914; 
chief of aides to 2d Pan Am. Scientific Cong., Wash- 
ington, 1915 ; mediator, acting for sec. of state in Hon- 
duran-Guatenialan boundary dispute, Wa.shington, 
1918; E. E. and M. P. to Cuba June .30. 1919-Feb. 1, 
1922 ; engaged in private business 1922-34 ; deputy 
administrator to Puerto Rico, Nat. Recovery Admin., 
1934-35 ; app. E. E. and M. P. to Nicaragua Jan. 24, 
1936 ; to Ecuador Mar. 22, 1938 ; married. 



Long, Breckinridge. — b. St. Louis, Mo., May 16, 
1881 ; Princeton, A.B. 1903, A.M. 1909 ; St. Louis Law 
Sch. (Washington U.) 1904-6; mem. of bar of Mo.; 
law practice 1907-17 ; 1921-33 ; sec, St. Louis Bar 
Assn., 1913-15 ; 3d asst. sec. of state 1917-20 ; spe- 
cial asst. to U. S. atty. gen. 1933 ; author ; app. A. E. 
and P. to Italy Apr. 24, 1933 ; resigned July 31, 1936 ; 
chm. of Am. del. on inaugural voyage of S. S. Brazil, 
1938 ; U. S. commr.. Int. Commn. of Inquiry, U. S. and 
Italy, 1939- ; app. special asst. in charge of the Special 
Div. in the Dept. of State Sept. 6, 1939; asst. sec. of 
state Jan. 23, 1940; also fiscal and budget officer Jan. 
29, 1940 ; chm., Bd. of Appeals and Review, 1940-^1 ; 
chm., Bd. of For. Ser. Personnel, Bd. of Examiners for 
the For. Ser., and For. Ser. Sch. Bd., 1940-41; mem.. 
Defense Communications Bd., 1940 — ; Dept. repre- 
sentative. President's committee on War Relief Agencies, 
1941- ; married.-A-L. 

Longyear, Robert Dudley. — b. Paris, France, of Am. 
parents, Feb. 11, 1896 ; Francis W. Parker Sch. ; Volk- 
mann Sch. ; Harvard, A.B. 1918 ; war course, U.S.N.A. 
1918 ; George Washington, LL.B. 1931 ; mem. of bar 
of D.C. ; U. S. Navy 1917-19, It. (Jg) ; app. v. c. of 
career of class three May 25, 1921 ; assigned to Port 
au Prince July 21, 1921 ; class two May 26, 1922 ; class 
one Feb. 26, 1923 ; v. c. at Geneva Mar. 30, 1923 ; cons, 
of class seven Dec. 19, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
eight July 1, 1924 ; class seven June 2, 1926 ; cons, at 
Lucerne, temp., Aug. 30, 1926 ; at Geneva Nov. 1, 1926 ; 
to the Dept. July 16, 1927; class six May 17, 1928; 
class five July 24, 1930 ; at Munich July 27, 1931 ; at 
Edinburgh July 26, 1933; at Marseille Aug. 23, 1935; 
at Malaga, temp., Feb. 19, 1937 ; at Marseille Apr. 7, 
1937 ; class four June 1, 1937 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Aug. 17, 1937 ; resigned Mar. 20, 1938 ; app. divisional 
asst. in the Dept. of State at $3,800 Sept. 3, 1940; 
at $4,600 Aug. 16, 1941 ; married.— RA. 

Lord, John Hayes. — b. Plymouth, Mass., Aug. 6, 
1892 ; Milton Acad. ; Harvard, A.B. 1914 ; business 
sch. ; Sorbonne 1919 ; in fruit-growing business 1913- 
14 ; with mfg. company 1915-16 ; accountant 1916-17 ; 
U. S. Marine Corps 1917-19, overseas service ; app. 
V. c. at Basel Mar. 3, 1920; at Prague Aug. 5, 1920; 
at Singapore Oct. 18, 1921 ; at Funchal Aug. 7, 1925 ; 
For. Ser. officer unclass., v. c. of career, and v. c. at 
Funchal Sept. 11, 1925 ; at London Jan. 3, 1929 ; class 
eight, cons., and cons, at London July 24, 1930 ; to the 
Dept. June 15, 1934 ; class seven Oct. 1, 1935 ; cons, at 
Vienna Apr. 3, 1937 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 22, 
1937 ; also 2d sec. at Vienna May 21, 1937 ; cons, at 
Vienna Apr. 7, 1938; class sis Aug. 17, 1938; at Rot- 
terdam Feb. 21, 1939 ; at Amsterdam Apr. 29-July 15, 
1941 ; class five May 1, 1941 ; married. 

Loren, Odin Gerhard. — b. Superior, Wis., Apr. 17, 
1892; Spokane (Wash.) High Sch. grad.; Spokane Coll. 
1 yr. ; cml. and secretarial work 1912-17 ; U. S. Army 
1917-19, 2d It, overseas service; elk. 1919-20; app. 
v. c. at Colon Feb. 6, 1920 ; at Edmonton July 14, 1926; 
For. Ser. officer unclass. and v. c. of career Jan. 13, 
1928 ; V. c. at Edmonton Jan. 14, 1928 ; at Antofagasta 
Apr. 28, 1931; at Buenos Aires May 23, 1934; class 
eight July 1, 1934; v. c. at Rio de Janeiro Dec. 27, 
1934; cons. Jan. 22, 1935; cons at Rio de Janeiro 



BIOGRAPHIES 



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Jan. 24, 1935 ; sec. In the Diplo. Scr. Aug. 17, 19:?? ; 
cons, at Nuevo Laredo Sept. 29, 1937 ; married. 

Lothrop, Cummin^s Lincoln (Comdr.). — b. Lockport, 
.N.Y.. Sept. 11, 1888; Springfield (Muss.) High Sch. ; 
U.S.N..\. grad. 1909; U.S. Navy 1905-1920; n.sst. to 
gen. nigr. of Industrial corp. 19l.'0 23 ; sec. and dir. of 
niorcliandlsing for (irni of consulting engineers 19l.'3-3r) ; 
publishing business 1937—10 ; assigned as asst. naval att. 
jind asst. naval att. for air at Ottawa July 24, 1941 ; 
niarrii d. 

Lough. Frederick Charles (1st Lt.).— b. Fall Uiver. 
.Mass., Mar. 6. 1916; U.S.M.A. grad. 1938; assigned 
as asst. mil. att. at London June 9, 1941. 

Love, William McBride (Ensign) — b. Los Angeles, 
Calif.. .\ug. 11. 1915; commissioned in U.S. Naval Re- 
serve July 21, 1941 ; assigned as asst. naval att. and asst. 
naval att. for air at Ilabana Aug. 2, 1941. 

Lovell, Alfred H., Jr.— b. Ann Arbor, Mich., July 15, 
1916; U. of Mich. High Sch. grad.; U. of Mich., A.B. 
19oS ; Fletcher Sch. of Law and Diplomacy, M..V. 
1939 : elk. 1936-37 ; teacher, Derby Acad., 1939-10 ; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v. c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 9, 1940 ; v. c. at Montreal Apr. 
18, 1940 ; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 23, 1941 ; 3d sec. and v.c. 
at Bogota June 30, 1941 ; married. 

Lovell, John Raymond (Maj.). — b. Ottumwa, Iowa, 
Nov. 12. 1904 ; U. S. Army 1920-23 ; U.S.M.A. grad. 
1927; assigned as asst. mil. att. ;it Berlin Dec. 1, 1939; 
married. 

Ludden, Raymond Paul. — b. Fall River, Mass., June 
6, 1909 ; B.M.C. Durfee High Sch. grad. ; Georgetown, 
B.S. (For. Ser.) 1930; reporter 1926-27; teacher 1930- 
31 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Liverpool Aug. 1, 1931 ; 
V. c. at Liverpool Sept. 5, 1931 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., 
V. c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; 
V. c. at Liverpool Jan. 2, 1932 ; to the For. Ser. Sch. 
Aug. 19, 1932; v. c. at Tslnan Dec. 22, 1932; at Yoko- 
hama Aug. 1, 1934; at Mukden Dec. 22, 1936; language 
officer at Peiping May 20, 1938 ; class eight Mar. 16, 
1939 ; v.c. at Canton Aug. 23, 1940 ; class seven Aug. 16, 
1941 ; marrifd. 

Ludewig, Charles Keech (Lt.)^ — b. Washington, D.C., 
.\ug. 1, 1906; Cen. High Sch. grad.; Georgetown, B.S. 
(For. S«T.) 1928; M.S. (For. Sor.) 1930; commissioned 
in U.S. Naval Resene Mar. 4, 1933; asst. for. trade 
adviser, 1931-37, and chief of div. of economic infor- 
mation, 1937-41, Pan Am. Union ; assigned as asst. 
naval att. and asst. naval alt. for air at Quito July 11, 
1941 ; married. 

Luedecke, Alvin Roubal (Ist Lt.) — b. Eldorado, Tex., 
Oct. 1, 1910; Eldorado High Sch. grad.; Tex. Agri. and 
Mech. Coll., B.S. 1932 : entered U. S. Army Feb. 21, 
19.';3 : assigned as asst. mil. att. and asst. mil. att. for 
air at San JosC, Guatemala, Managua, San Salvador, 
Tegucigalpa. PanamJi, and Bogota Dec. 4, 1939; 
relieved of duties as asst. mil. att. and asst. mil. att. 
for air at San Jose, Guatemala, Managua San Salvador, 
Tegucigalpa, and PanamA July 7, 1941; married. 



Luedtke, Charles L. — b. Winona, Minn., Aug. 2, 
1883; Georgetown, B.S. (For. Ser.) 1926; George Wash- 
ington, A.B. 1928 ; U. of Heidelberg 1928 ; U. of Buenos 
Aires 1933 and 1934 ; asst. chief dk., Dept. of Civil 
Admin., Panama Canal Zone, 1906-16; and chief, Corr. 
Bu. of Exec. Office, Panama Canal Zone, 1914-16; in 
Dept. of Agri. 1916 ; with Emergency Fleet Corp., 
1917-18; entered For. Agri. Ser., Dept. of Agri., Oct. 
1920 ; asst. agri. commr. at Buenos Aires 1930-35 ; app. 
asst. agri. att. at Buenos Aires Apr. 1, 1938 ; agri. 
economist, Dept. of Agri. In Washington, Apr. 1, 1939 ; 
agri. att. June 16, 1939; For. Ser. officer of class five 
July 1, 1039; to the Dept. and detailed to the Dept. 
of Agri. July 1, 1939; detailed to the Govts, of Ecua- 
dor and Colombia Oct. 2, 1939-May 9, 1940 ; cons, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; agri. att. at 
Panama, San Jos6, and Quito Sept. 11, 1940. 

Lundgren, Maynard Benjamin. — b. Rotklord, 111., 
June 11, 1894 ; George Washington, A.B. 1929, M.A. 
1932; bookkeeper 1913-14; sec. to atty. 1915-17; elk., 
Navy Dept., 1917-18 ; special asst. of Dept. of State 
for war-trade work at Christianla 1919 ; elk. in Am. leg. 
at Christiania 1919-21 ; in Dept. of State 1921-24 ; 
in Am. leg. at Peking 1924-26 ; app. elk. at $1,320 in 
the Dept. of State Jan. 26, 1927 ; at $1,500 Oct. 1, 
1927; at $1,620 July 1, 1928; at $1,680 July 1, 1928; 
at $2,000 May 1, 1929 ; at $2,200 July 1, 1930 ; at 
$2,300 Aug. 1, 1936; elk. Int. Sugar Conf., London, 
1937 ; private sec. to asst. sec. of state at $2,600 Oct. 
12. 1937; at $2,700 Apr. 16, 1939; admin, officer at 
$3,500 Feb. 1, 1940 ; asst. chief, Div. of For. Ser. Admin., 
at $3,800 Nov. 16, 1940.— FA. 

Luthringer, George F. — b. Petersburg, 111., Feb. 17, 
1904; Staunton Mil. Acad, grad.; Exeter; Princeton, 
B.S. 1926, A.M. 1929, Ph.D. 1932 ; elk. 1926-27 ; instr. 
and asst. prof, of economics, Princeton, 1930-38; divi- 
sional asst., Dept. of State, 1937-38 ; financial adviser 
to Jt. Prep. Committee on Philippine Affairs, Manila, 
1937 ; app. divisional asst. at $4,600 in the Dept. of 
State Sept. 1, 1938 ; at $5,600 July 16, 1940 ; mar- 
ried.— FF. 

Lynch, Andrew Green. — b. Utica, N.Y., Oct. 3, 
1902 ; Salisbury Sch. grad. ; Harvard 1922-24 ; app. For. 
Ser. officer unclass. and v. c. of career Feb. 5, 1927 ; 
V. c. at Liverpool Feb. 25, 1927 ; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 20, 
1928; v. c. at Tientsin June 11, 1928; at Mukden Aug. 
28, 1929 ; at Bangkok Feb. 16, 1932 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Feb. 19, 1932; also 3d sec. at Bangkok Feb. 25, 
1932; class eight July 1, 1934; v. c. at Jerusalem Oct. 
12, 19.34 ; cons. Jan. 22, 1935 ; cons, at Jcru.salem Jan. 
24, 1935 ; cons, and 3d sec. at Teheran May 29, 1937 ; 
cons, at Montreal Mar. 26, 1940 ; married. 

Lynch, William Ruben. — b. Admire, Kans., June 5, 
1885 ; Kans. State Normal Sch. 1904-11 ; Kans. State 
Agri. Coll. 1913 ; teacher in rural and high sch. 4 yrs. ; 
teacher, elk. and stenog. in Philippine I. 1913-20 ; app. 
elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Canton Mar. 10, 1920; 
v. c. at Canton Aug. 1, 1921 ; elk. in Am. consulate gen. 
at Shanghai Nov. 2. 1921 ; v. c. at Shanghai Feb. 26, 
1920. 

Lyon, Cecil Burton. — b. Staten Island, N.Y., Nov. 
8, 1903; St. Bernard's Prep. Sch. grad.; St. George's 
Sch. grad. ; Harvard, A.B. 1927 ; with investment bank- 



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ers 1927-30 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass.. v. c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 16, 1930 ; v. c. at 
Habana, temp., Dec. 26, 1930 ; For. Ser. Sch. Dec. 29, 
1931 ; V. c. at Hong Kong Apr. 7, 1932 ; 3d sec. at 
Tokyo Apr. 26. 1933 ; 3d sec. of leg. at Peiping Oct. 23, 
1933 ; also v. c. at Tientsin Mar. 1, 1934 ; 3d sec. of 
emb. at Peiping Sept. 17, 1935, In addition to duties 
as V. c. at Tientsin ; class eight Apr. 1, 1937 ; cons. Apr. 
22, 1937 ; cons, at Tientsin Apr. 26, 1937, In addition to 
duties as 3d sec. at Peiping; 3d sec. at Santiago June 
24, 1938 ; sec. to Am. del., 3d Pan Am. Highway Conf., 
Santiago, 1939; class seven, Nov. 16, 1939; 2d sec. 
at Santiago June 3, 1940 ; married. 

Lyon, Frederick Bronson. — b. Detroit. Mich., June 
15, 1897 ; Central High Sch. ; U. of Mich. grad. 1920 ; 
U. S. Army 1917-19, overseas service ; in business 1919- 
20 ; traveled in France and Cen. Europe 1921 ; Am. Re- 
lief Admin, in Russia 1921-23 ; special representative of 
Dept. of State in Europe 1923-25 ; app. elk. to cml. att. 
at Riga Dec. 1, 1925 ; representative, Conf., of Int. 
Chamber of Com., Stockholm, 1927; trade commr. at 
Helsingfors Nov. 1, 1927 ; cml. att. at Helsingfors Dec 
30, 1927 ; at Athens and Tirana June 7. 1929 ; also at 
Istanbul and Sofia Sept. 15, 1931 ; at Budapest Feb. 

4, 1932 ; relieved June 30, 1933 ; dist. mgr., Agri. Adjust- 
ment Admin., N.Y.. 1933-35 ; special repre.sentative for 
exporting firm in Cen. and So. Amer. Mar-Aug. 1935 ; 
sales exec, for chemical company 1935-36 ; commr. to 
foreign countries. Golden Gate Int. Exposition, 1937 ; 
app. asst. chief, Div. of Int. Conferences, Dept. of State, 
at $6,500 Dec. 29, 1937 ; sec. to Am. del., 8th Int. Conf. 
of Am. States, Lima, 1938; del., 1st Inter-Am. Travel 
Cong., San Francisco, 1939; mem., gen. exec. bd. and 
Fed. Govt, committee, 7th World's Poultry Cong., Cleve- 
land, 1939 ; mem., hospitality committee, sec, and ad- 
min, officer of 8th Am. Scientific Cong., Washington, 
1940 ; married.^ — IC. 

Lyon, Scott Calvin. — b. Columbus, Ohio, Aug. 18, 
1912 ; Bexley High Sch. grad. ; Ohio State U., B. Chem. 
Eng. 1934 ; Mass. Inst, of Tech., summer 11)36, 1937-38 ; 
1st It., O.R.C. 1933- ; chemical engineer 1934-36 ; night 
supt. in industrial company 1939 ; For. Ser. elk. July- 
Sept. 1940 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Sept. 3, 1940 ; to the Dept., 
temp., Sept. 5, 1940 ; v.c. at Lisbon Nov. 20, 1940. 

MacArthur, Douglas, 2d. — b. Bryn Mawr, Pa., July 

5, 1909 ; Milton Acad. grad. ; Yale, B.A. 1932 ; O.R.C. 
1933-35, 1st It. : app. For. Ser. officer uutlass., v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 1. 1935 ; v.c. 
at Vancouver Oct. 3, 1935 ; For. Ser. Sch. Dec. 5, 1936 ; 
v.c. at Naples Apr. 7, 1937 ; v.c. and 3d sec. at Paris 
Dec. 17, 1937 ; 3d sec. at Vichy, temp., June 10, 1940 ; 
v.c. at Lisbon, temp., July 19, 1940 ; 3d sec. at Vichy, 
temp., Oct. 17, 1940 ; class eight May 1, 1941 ; 3d sec. at 
Vichy Oct. 1, 1941 ; married. 

Macatee, Robert Berry. — b. Front Royal, Va., July 
31, 1891 ; Front Royal High Sch. grad. ; George Wash- 
ington U. 2 yrs. ; law elk. 1910-12 ; elk., Philippine I., 
1913-16; elk., Dept. of State, 1916-18; app. cons, 
asst. Oct. 7, 1918 ; with Am. Commn. to Negotiate 
Peace. I'aris, 1918-19 ; v.c. of career of class three 



May 25, 1920, and v. c. at Geneva ; class two Nov. 17, 
1921; class one May 26, 1922; cons, of class seven 
Mar. 1, 1923: detailed to London Mar. 30, 1923; class 
six June 3, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class seven July 
1, 1924 ; class six Aug. 24, 1927 ; cons, at London Feb. 

18, 1928; at Nassau Sept. 12, 1929 (canceled); class 
five Dec. 19, 1929 ; cons, at Bradford Dec. 23, 1929 ; at 
London Sept. 10, 1930 ; class four Oct. 1. 1935 ; cons, 
at Belgrade Oct. 31, 1935 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 
17, 1937 ; class three Mar. 1, 1939 ; 1st sec. at Belgrade 
in addition to duties as cons. Nov. 1, 1940 ; to the Dept. 
May 1, 1941 ; married. — FSS. 

Macdonald, John Joseph. — b. St. Louis, Mo., Aug. 
10, 1907 ; Central High Sch. ; U. of Berlin, summer 
1926 ; Washington U., A.B. 1929 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v. c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Apr. 15, 1930; v. c. at Nuevo Laredo Apr. 29, 1930; 
For. Ser. Sch. Sept. 27, 1930; v. c. at Batavia Feb. 
24, 1931 ; at Calcutta June 12, 1935 ; class eight Apr. 
1, 1937 ; cons. Apr. 22, 1937 ; cons, at Calcutta Apr. 
26, 1937 ; class seven Apr. 1, 1939 ; to the Dept. May 

19, 1939; detailed for special study (Princeton) Sept. 
12, 1939 ; 3d sec. at Nanking June 19, 1940 ; 2d sec. 
.It Nanking July 12, 1940 (temp, at Chungking). 

MacDonald, Wilfred Vernon. — b. St. Louis Co., Mo., 
Sept. 27, 1913 ; Western Mil. Acad. grad. ; Washington 
Q., B.S. 1935, 1935-36 ; office mgr. with construction 
company 1935-41 ; elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Winni- 
peg June 16-July 15, 1941 ; app. For. Ser. officer un- 
class., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 
1941, qualified July 16, 1941 ; v.c. at Winnipeg July 16. 
1941. 

Macgowan, Basil Finis. — b. St. Petersburg, Russia, 
of Am. parents. May 25, 1901; Knoxville (Tenn.) High 
Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; Mt. Hermon Sch. and Tilton 
Seminary; U. of Tenn. 1918; U. of Calif. 1922-24; 
Russian U., Riga, Latvia, 1928-29 : elk. In Am. con- 
sulate at Vladivostok Feb-Oct. 1021 ; auditing elk., 
Inter-Allied Tech. Bd.. Harbin. China, 1921-22; with 
various industrial and shipping firms in U. S. 1919-20, 
1924-26; elk., office of mil. att.. Riga, 1929-30; app. 
elk. in Am. consulate at Kovno Apr. 14, 1930 ; v. c. at 
Kaunas Aug. 29, 1934 ; at Nice and Monaco Aug. 22, 
1940 ; married. 

Mackay, Raymond Cady. — b. Minneapolis. Minn., 
Oct. 17, 1891 ; U. of Wis., B.A. 1915 ; app. elk. in Am. 
consulate gen. at Hankow Jan. 1916; v. c. at Hankow 
Aug. 7, 1916 ; cons, of class eight July 18, 1919 ; class 
seven Sept. 5, 1919 ; admin, cons, at Shanghai Oct. 22, 
1919 ; resigned Mar. 30, 1920 ; gen. mgr. for cml. firm in 
Far East 1920-29 ; app. divisional asst. at $4,600 in the 
Dept. of State Oct. 20, 1931 ; at $5,600 Sept. 1, 1935 ; 
asst. chief, Div. of Far Eastern Affairs, at $6,500 Aug. 
24, 1937 ; at $7,000 June 16, 1940 ; married. — FE. 

Mackenzie, Malcolm (Lt. Comdr.). — -Commissioned in 
U.S. Naval Reserve Sept. 1, 1925 ; assigned as asst. 
naval att. and asst. naval att. for air at Canberra 
Sept. 5, 1941 ; married. 

MacLean, Henry Coit. — b. Litchfield, Conn., Nov. 15, 
1881 ; Hotcbkiss Sch. grad. ; Yale, B.A. 1903 ; employed 
by cml. firms 1903-14 ; export mgr. 1914-15 ; asst. mgr. 



BIOGRAPHIES 



165 



• It for. trade bu. 101.">-t7: iisst. censor. V. S. postal 
..iisorshlp. 1917-18; in Bu. of For. and Uom. Com. 
r.US; trade couiiur. at Home ll)l!)-_'0; del.. r>tli Int. 
Uoad Cong., Milan, 1926: del.. Int. ConR. of Scientific 
Manam ment. Home, 1927 ; advisor, Diplo. Conf. on Int. 
Exhibitions. Paris, 1928; del., Assemblies of Int. Inst, 
of Agri. at Rome. l!t20-27 ; cml. att. at Uonie 1920-27 
and at Paris 1928-29 ; Am. admin, commr. of Int. Cham- 
ber of Com.. Paris. 1929-31 ; cml. att. at large — at 
Stockholm 1931, at Oslo Mar. 19."?2, and at Perlin July 
1932; in Bu. of For. and Dom. Com. 1932-33; cml. 
att. at Paris July 27. 1933 ; del., 7th Int. Roads Cong., 
Munich and Berlin. 1934 ; del., 3d Int. Fire and Salety 
Exposition, Paris, 1934 ; U. S. representative on Per- 
manent Int. Commn. and mem. of Permanent Council, 
Permanent Int. Assn. of Road Congresses, 193R-38 ; 
representative. 22d plenary assembly of Int. Parliamen- 
tary Conf. on Com.. Paris. 1937; chief. Trade-Agree- 
ments Unit. Dept. of Com., Oct. 1. 1937 ; mem.. Com- 
mittee for Reciprocity Information. 1938-40; For. Ser. 
officer of class two July 1, 1939; to the Dept. Aug. 17, 
19.!9 and detailed to Dept. of Com. ; cons, and sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16. 1939 ; to the Dept. Aug. 8. 1940; 
cml. att. at Santiago Apr. 8. 1941 ; married. 

MacLean, "William G. — b. Minneapolis. Minn., Jan. 
3. 1897; North High Sch. grad. ; Macalester 191.5-17; 
U.S. Army 1917-19. overseas service ; U. of Minn., 
B.S. 1921, M.A. 1939; tutors in Spanish in Mexico 
City, Barranquilla, and Bogota ; instr. in business 
admin.. U. of Omaha, 1921-23 ; principal and supt. in 
elementary and high schs. in Mexico and Colombia 
1923-41; app. divisional asst. at $3,200 in the Dept. 
of State Aug. 9, 1941 ; man-led. — RA. 

MacMurray, John Van Antwerp. — b. Schenectady, 
N.Y.. Oct. 6. 1881 ; Lawrenceville Sch. grad. ; Prince- 
ton. B.A. 1902, MA. 1907; Columbia. LL.B. 1906; 
mem. of bar of N.Y. ; app. sec. of leg. and cons. 
gen. at Bangkok May 10, 1907; see. of leg. in 
Greece and Montenegro June 10. 190S. but did not 
proceed to post ; 2d sec. of emb. at St. Petersburg July 
30. 1908 ; elk., Dept. of State, 1911 ; asst. chief, Div. of 
Near Eastern Affairs. July 7, 1911 ; chief, Dec. 13. 1912; 
sec. of leg. at Peking Sept. 4, 1913 ; sec. of emb. or 
leg. of class two by act approved Feb. 5, 1915 ; class 
one Nov. 5, 1915 ; couns. of emb. at Tokyo Nov. 10, 
1917; charge at Peking July 1-Nov. 30. 1918; reas- 
signed to Tokyo Oct. 15. 1918 ; to the Dept. of State 
July 23, 1919 ; chief, Div. of Far Eastern AfTairs, Aug. 
20. 1919; expert asst., Conf. on the Limitation of Ar- 
mament. 1921 ; U. S. principal observer at conversations 
between Chinese and Jai)anese representatives regard- 
ing Shantung question 1921-22; sec. of emb. or leg. of 
class one June 5. 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class one 
July 1. 1924; asst. sec. of state Nov. 18, 1924; E. E. 
and M. P. to China Apr. 9, 1925 ; chm. of Am. del., 
Special Conf. on Chinese Customs Tariff. Peking, 1925- 
20; resigned Nov. 22, 1929 ; director, Walter Ilines Page 
Sch. of Int. Relations. Johns Hopkins, 1930-35 ; Am. 
representative. Int. Wheat Advisory Committee. 1933- 
38; app. E. E. and M. P. to Estonia. Latvia, and 
Lithuania Aug. 28. in:'..',; A. E. and P. to Turkey Jan. 
24. 1936 : chm . Jt. Prep. Committee on Philippine \ 
Affairs, 1937-38; married. | 



Macpherson, Kenneth C. — h. Chicago, 111.. Aug. 12, 
1896; Hyde I'ark High Sch. grad.; U. of Chicago, 
B. S. 1919; U.S. Navy 1918 19; It., U.S. Naval 
Reserve ; asst. to sec. of com. 1922-29 ; sec. to post- 
master gen. 1929-33; research work with information 
ser. 1936-41 ; app. divisional asst. at $3,200 in tlie 
Dept. of State Apr. 1, 1941.— RC. 

MacVeagh, Lincoln. — b. Narragansett Pier, R.I., 
Oct. 1. 1890; Groton Sch. grad.; Harvard, A.B. 1913; 
Sorbonne 191.3-14 ; U. S. Army 1917-19, maj., overseas 
service ; secretary 1912-13 ; elk. 1914-15 ; salesman, pub- 
lishing firm, 1915-17, and director 1919-23 ; publisher 
192.3-33; app. E. E. and M. P. to Greece June 13, 
1933 ; to Iceland Aug. 8, 1941 ; married. 

MacVitty, Karl deGiers. — b. Nashville, Tenn., Feb. 
27, 1883 ; Garrett Mil. Acad.. Jarvis Hall, and business 
sch. ; studied abroad under private tutor 214 yrs. ; 
newspaper work and private business until 1917 ; app. 
V. c. at Genoa Aug. 2, 1917 ; at Belfast Jan. 25, 1919 ; 
at Nassau June 9, 1919 ; cons, of class seven Sept. 5, 
1919 ; remained at Nassau on detail ; cons, at Saigon 
July 1, 1920; detailed to Sydney, Australia, July 25, 
1921 ; cons, at Auckland Dec. 6, 1921 ; class six Mar. 1, 
1923 ; For. Ser. officer of class seven July 1, 1924 ; 
class six Feb. 24, 1925 ; cons, at Teheran Mar. 19, 
1925; at Stockholm July 27, 1926; at Leghorn Jan. 
27, 1928 ; at Malta, temp.. July 6, 1928 ; at Leghorn 
Sept. 4, 1928; at Malta, temp., May 24, 1929; at Leg- 
horn Oct. 18, 1929; at Nairobi Mar. 15, 1930; class 
five May 9, 1930; at Cape Town Apr. 2, 1932; at 
Panama Oct. 4, 1933 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 14, 
1934; also 2d sec. at Panama Mar. 15, 1934; class 
four Oct. 1, 1935 ; cons, and 2d sec. at Sofia May 22, 
1936; 1st sec. at Sofia in addition to duties as cons. 
June 12, 1936 ; cons, at Amoy May 24, 1938 ; at Nou- 
mea Feb. 5, 1941. 

Macy, Clarence Edward. — b. St. Joseph, Mo., Nov. 9, 
1886; State Prep. Sch. (U. of Colo.) grad.; railway- 
mail elk. 1906—11 ; examiner railway mail ser., 1911- 
14; elk. and mgr. of mail and express traffic 1914-18; 
U. S. Army 1918-19, overseas service ; postal express 
service in France and Germany 1919-21 ; app. v. c. at 
Coblenz Nov. 15, 1921 ; v. c. of career of class three 
June 21, 1923; v. c. at Coblenz July 2, 1923; For. Ser. 
officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; v. c. at Dakar July 6. 
1925 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 9, 1927 : v. c. and 3d 
see. at Monrovia Apr. 18. 1927 ; v. c. at Port Elizabeth 
Nov. 18, 1927; class eight, cons., and cons, at Port 
Elizabeth May 17, 1928 : class seven Dec. 19, 1929 ; at 
Tampico May 17, 1930; class six July 1, 1934 ; cons, at 
Karachi June 10, 1936 ; also at Kabul Nov. 18, 1936 ; 
class five Aug. 16, 1941 ; married. 

Macy, Robert Henry. — b. Macon, Ga., Jan. 24, 1897 ; 
Raleigh (N.C.) High Sch.; business-sch. grad.; tutors 
in Spanish ."{ yrs., in German 2 yrs.; stenog., elk., and 
sec. in law offices 1914-17 ; chief elk. for ry. assn. 
1917-18; field elk., U.S. Army 1918 20 ; overseas 
service; elk., U.S. Railroad Admin., 1920-21; app. 
elk. in Am. consulate at Tampico Nov. 15. 1921 ; at 
Riga Apr. 11, 19.30; v.c. at Acapulco de Juarez 
Oct. 26. n)4(); at .Mont.MTOy .Vpr. 5. 1941; married. 

f Madonne, John Henry. — b. Momas. France, of Am. 
parents, Apr. .3. 1896; Baylor U., B.A. 1927, I^w Sch. 



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1927-28; George Washington, M.A. 1929; served with 
U. S. and French Armies 1915-19 ; construction -work 
1921-24 ; instr. in French, Baylor U., 1926-28 ; app. For. 
Ser. officer unclass. and v. c. of career Mar. 26, 1929 ; 
For. Ser. Sch. July 1, 1929; v. c. at Warsaw Sept. 13, 
1929 ; at Beirut Oct. 4, 1933 ; class eight, cons., and 
cons, at Beirut Oct. 1, 1935 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Aug. 17, 1937 ; class seven May 1, 3938; cons, at Cairo, 
temp., July 5, 1938; at Bern Aug. 1, 1938; also 2d 
sec. at Bern Sept. 30, 1938 ; class six Aug. 16, 1941 ; 
married. 

Maffitt, Edward Pierce. — b. St. Louis, Mo., July 23, 
1906 ; Taft Sch. grad. ; Institution Sillig, Switzerland, 
1923-24; Yale, B.A. 1928; studied in Germany, autumn 
1929 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Athens May 
28. 1931 ; V. c. at Athens Aug. 24, 1931 ; For. Ser. 
officer unclass., v. c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; v. c. at Athens Jan. 2, 1932 ; 
For. Ser. Sch. Mar. 17, 1932; v. c. at Stockholm July 
26, 1932 ; at Sao Paulo Apr. 12, 1935 ; at Santos, temp.. 
Nov. 17, 1936 ; at Sao Paulo, Mar. 1, 1937 ; 3d sec. at 
Buenos Aires July 13, 1937 ; class eight Mar. 16, 1939 ; 
married. 

Magnuson, Erik Waldemar. — b. Stockholm, Sweden, 
Apr. 24, 1891 ; naturalized ; schs. in Sweden and U. S. ; 
private tutors ; business-sch. grad. ; La Salle U. higher 
accountancy and auditing course grad. ; with export 
firm 1909-16 ; traveling accountant and auditor 1916- 
17 ; U. S. Navy 1917-19, detailed to offices of naval att. 
at Christiania and Copenhagen 1919 ; app. elk. in Am. 
leg. at Stockholm Oct. 6, 1919 ; v. c. of career of class 
three Sept. 30, 1922 ; v. c. at Stuttgart Oct. 17, 1922 ; 
class two May 10, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 
1, 1924 ; class eight June 2, 1926 ; cons. June 15, 1926 ; 
cons, at Halifax Mar. 30, 1927 ; class seven May 23, 
1929 ; cons, at Barranquilla Mar. 13, 1931 ; class six 
July 1, 1931 ; at Hamburg July 30, 1935 ; at Copen- 
liagen, temp., Sept. 9, 1937 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 
1. 1937 ; cons, at Hamburg Jan. 11, 1938-July 15, 1941 ; 
married. 

Maher, Dale Wilford. — b. Norman, Okla., Apr. 16, 
1897 ; Western Mil. Acad. ; Northwestern U. 1915-16 ; 
U.S.M.A. grad. 1919 ; U. S. Army 1919-24, 1st It. ; app. 
elk. in Am. consulate at Prince Rupert Jan. 31, 1925 ; 
V. c. at Prince Rupert Aug. 25, 1925 ; For. Ser. officer 
unclass. and v. c. of career Apr. 15, 1926 ; v. c at Cal- 
cutta Apr. 21, 1926 ; at Madras, temp., June 6, 1927 ; 
at Calcutta Aug. 3, 1927 ; at Batavia Sept. 23, 1927 ; 
class eight, cons., and cons, at Batavia Dec. 19, 1929 ; 
at Havre Jan. 31, 1931 ; at Shanghai Mar. 5, 1932 ; at 
Hong Kong Apr. 21, 1933; at Medan Sept. 6, 1933; 
class seven July 1, 1934 ; cons, at Rotterdam July 15, 
1935 ; class six Apr. 1, 1936 ; cons, at Budapest Sept. 8, 
1930 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 2, 1936 ; also 2d sec. at 
Budapest Nov. 2, 1936 ; cons, at Cologne Jan. 16, 1940 ; 
at Lyon Apr. 14, 1941 ; class five Aug. 16, 1941. 

Makinson, George Albert. — b. San Francisco, Calif., 
Mar. 18, 1887; Lowell High Sch. grad.; private tutors 
in Europe ; machinist's apprentice 1901-3 ; Calif. Naval 
Militia 1903 4 ; asst. foreman machinist, Bu. of Navi- 
gation, Philippine I., 1907; asst. sec. Am. Assn. of 
Com. and Trade, Berlin, 1908-9 ; app. cons. agt. at 
Sorau Dec. 23, 1909 ; dep. cons, at Tampico Nov. 6, 



1914 ; v. c. at Tampico Feb. 6, 1915 ; cons. agt. at 
Amapala July 3, 1916 ; cons. asst. Aug. 30, 1916 ; unas- 
signed from Oct. 31, 1917 ; cons. agt. at Santa F6, Isle of 
Pines, Jan. 26. 1918 : at Nueva Gerona Mar. 28. 1918 : at 
Cardenas June 14, 1918 ; v. c. at Santo Domingo May 
16, 1919 ; V. c. of career of class three Sept. 27, 1919 ; 
v. c. at Santo Domingo Oct. 22, 1919 ; cla.ss two May 24, 
1920 ; class one Nov. 17, 1921 ; cons, of class seven and 
detailed to Valparaiso June 22, 1922 ; class six Aug. 23, 
1922 ; class five Dec. 19, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
six July 1, 1924 ; cons, at Callao-Lima Aug. 20, 1925 ; 
class five Aug. 31, 1925 ; class four May 17, 1928 ; cons, 
at Birmingham Apr. 17, 1930 ; class three July 24, 1930 ; 
at Frankfort on the Main Aug. 1, 1934 ; cons. gen. Mar. 
23, 1935 ; cons. gen. at Frankfort on the Main Mar. 

27, 1935; at Osaka June 1, 1937; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; class two Mar. 1, 1939 ; cons. gen. 
at Tokyo, Drc. 7, 1939 ; 1st sec. at Tokyo Apr. 1, 1940; 
marriodj 

Maktos, John. — b. in Greece, Nov. 21, 1902 ; nat- 
uralized ; Harvard, A.B. 1923, LL.B. 1926, S.J.D. 1929; 
Oxford 1926-28 ; Hyman fellow.ship in int. law ; Car- 
negie fellowship in int. law ; research assoc. Harvard 
Research in Int. Law ; mem. of bars of Mich, and D.C. ; 
law practice in Detroit, summer 1926, in Paris, sum- 
mers 1927 and 1928 ; app. asst. to the solicitor at 
$3,200 in the Dept. of State Aug. 1, 1929 ; U. S. asst. 
counsel, Shufeldt Arbitration, Belize, 1930 ; at $3,400 
July 1, 1930; at $3,800 June 1, 1931 ; asst. to the legal 
advi.ser July 1, 1931 ; legal asst., U.S.-Turkish Joint 
Claims Committee, 1933-37 ; at $4,000 Apr. 16, 1939 ; 
at $4,000 Jan. 1, 1940.— Le. 

Malcolm, Roy Lynden (Ensign). — b. Los Angeles, 
Calif., Aug. 23, 1913 ; Los Angeles High Sch. grad. ; 
U. of Southern Calif., A.B. 1935 ; grad. work. Harvard 
1936-38, Columbia 1939-40; insur. inspector and in- 
vestigator for retail credit company ; writer mgr. with 
concert-management company ; commissioned in U.S. 
Naval Reserve June 6, 1941 ; assigned as asst. naval att. 
and asst. naval att. for air at Santiago Aug. 2, 1941. 

Maleady, Joseph E. — b. Fall River, Mass., Apr. 29, 
1908; Brown U., A.B. 1930; app. elk. in Am. consulate 
at Veracruz Dec. 9, 19.30 ; v. c. at Veracruz Sept. 17, 
1931; at Acapulco Mar. 14, 1932; at Veracruz May 13, 
1933 ; at San Salvador July 19, 1934 ; married. 

Maleady, Thomas Joseph. — b. Fall River, Mass., Jan. 
22, 1899 ; Fall River Tech. High Sch. grad. ; George- 
town Sch. of For. Ser., grad. 1922 ; U. S. Army 1917- 
20, 1st It. ; accountant in private firms and elk. in 
Treas. Dept. 1920-21 ; elk., Dept. of State, 1922 ; app. 
elk. in Am. consulate at Edinburgh Oct. 9, 1922 ; v. c. 
at Edinburgh Mar. 28, 1923 ; at Port au Prince Dec. 

28, 1925 ; at Port LimCn June 9, 1926 ; For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v. c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Aug. 16, 1930 ; v. c. at Port Limfin Aug. 30, 1930 : at 
Mexico City Nov. 28, 1931 ; at Tampico June 20, 1934 ; 
class eight, cons., and cons, at Tampico Oct. 1, 1935; 
eons, and 3d sec. at Bogota Oct. 14, 1936 ; class seven 
Aug. 17, 1938; see. to Am. del., 10th Pan Am. Sani- 
tary Conf., Bogota, 1938 ; 2d sec. at Bogota in addition 
to duties as cons. Mar. 1, 1939 ; 2d sec. at Caracas July 
20, 1940 ; married. 



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167 



Malige. Marcel Etienne.— b. l.;t|.\viii. I.IiiIki. July r.. 
1!>00 ; Lapwal High Sch. grad. ; U. of Wash., B.B. Adm. 
l!i'21 : l^;rolt> Lihrt' di>s Sfii'iu-es rolitiqut's, urad. ; 
S.A.T.C. 1018 ; elk. In Am. consulate at Victoria 1921- 
J2 : app. V. c. of career of class three May 26, 1922 ; 
V. o. at Victoria Juno 23. 1922; at Nantes Aug. 11, 
1922; class two May 10. 1924; For. Ser. officer unclass. 
July 1. 1924; v. c. at Paris Dec. 3, 1925; class eight 
June 2. 192G ; cons. June 15. 19215 ; cons, at Glasgow 
Sept. 29, 1928 ; class seven July 24, lOoO ; cons, at 
Warsaw Oct. 11. 1933 ; class six Oct. 1, 1935 ; sec. in 
ihe Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1. 1937; class five Jan. 3, 1938; 
eons, at Rio de Janeiro July 1, 1939 ; also 2d sec. at 
Kio de Janeiro Oct. 10, 193!t ; cons, at Martiniiiui' M:ir. 
20. ir.41 ; class four Aug. 16. 1941 ; married. 

Mallon, Patrick.— b. Cincinnati, Ohio, Apr. 11, 
1899; Taft Sch. grad.; Yale, B.A. 1921, law sch. 
summer 1921; N.Y.U. 1927-28; U. S. Army 1918; 
2d It., S.O.R.C. 1918-23; cml. work 1921-27; 
financial work 1927-31 : app. For. Ser. officer unclass., 
V. c. of career, and .'jec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; 
V. c. at Nassau Jan. 19, 1932 ; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 30, 
l!i33; V. c. at Leipzig June 13, 1933; at Singapore 
Feb. 19, 1935 ; at Leopoldville and Fr. Equatorial Africa 
Nov. 26, 1938 ; class eight Mar. 16, 1939 ; also v.c. for 
Cameroons (Fr. Mandate) Aug. 7. 1940 ; cons. Oct. 5. 
1940 ; cons, at Leopoldville and for Fr. Equitorial Africa 
and Cameroons (Fr. Mandate) Oct. 16, 1940 ; class seven 
.Vug. 16, 1941 ; married. 

Mallory, Lester De Witt. — b. Houlton, Me.. Apr. 21, 
1904 ; Oak Bay (Victoria, B.C., Canada) High Sch. 
grad. ; V. of British Columbia, B.S.A. 1927, M.S.A. 
1929; U. of Calif., Ph.D. 1935; asst. in horticulture, 
U. of British Columbia, 1027-29 ; research asst. in agri. 
economics, U. of Calif., 1929-31 ; asst. agri. conimr. at 
Marseille, U.S. Dept. of Agri., 1931-33 ; asst. agri. econ- 
omist, Agri. Adjustment Admin., 1933-34 ; app. asst. 
agri. att. at Paris Aug. 21, 1934 ; del., Annual Show 
of Breeding Animals of the Equine Race, Paris, 1938 ; 
expert, Int. Commn. for Horticultural Statistics, Rome, 
1938 : agri. att. at Paris May 25, 1939 ; For. Ser. officer 
of class five July 1, 19.39 ; agri. att. at Mexico City Oct. 
17, 1939 ; cons, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939. 

Maness, George Hubert, — b. Pauls Valley, Okla., May 
26, 1913; Ada HiKh Sch. grad.; East Cen. State Coll., 
A. B. 1933 ; Univorsidad Nacional de Mexico 1935 ; 
Okla. Agri. and Moch. Coll., M. A. 1936; private 
language study, Berlitz Sch. of Languages 1936; 
teacher of Spanish in high sch. 1932-36 ; princip.il of 
high sch. 1936-40; app. For. Ser. elk. Oct. 14, 1040; 
V. c. at ManSos Oct. 26, 1940. 

Maney, Edward Strait, — b. Pearsall. Tex., Sept. 27, 
1899; Columbia Mil. Acad, grad.; U. of Tex. 1919-20; 
U. S. .Navy 1918-19 ; field ca.shier for oil company in 
Mexico 1020-21; elk. 1021-23; app. elk. in Am. consu- 
late at Torrefin June 15, 1923 ; v. c. at Torrefm Apr. 
4, 1024 ; at Tamplco Oct. 18, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer 
\incla.'is., v. c. of career, and v. c. at Tampico Oct. 24, 
1928 : at Agua Prieta May 8, 1920 ; at Nogale.s, temp., 
Feb. 15, 1930; at San Luis Potosf, temp., July 10, 
10.30; at Nogales Oct. 3, 1930; at Guaymas Nov. 5, 
1030; at Southampton Oct. 12, 1931; class eight July 



1, 1934 ; at Taihoku Jan. 5, 1935; cons. Jan. 22, 1035; 
cons, at Taihoku Jan. 24, 1935 ; at Nagasaki Dec. 22, 
1936 ; sec. In the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; cons, at 
London Sept. 9, 1937; class seven Mar. 1, 1939; 
cons, at Liverpool, temp., July 20, 1940; at I^ondon 
Aug. 19, 1940 ; to the Dept. Mar. 7, 1941 ; married.— Eu. 

Mann. Frederick J,— b. Brooklyn, N.Y., Feb. 6, 1913; 
Marquand Prep. Sch. grad. ; Columbia, A.B. 1033, M.A. 
1935, grad. work 1935-40, lecturer on for. relations. 
For. Affairs Forum, 1936-38 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v. c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Nov. 16, 19.".0 ; v.c. at Toronto Jan. 3, 1040 ; For. Ser. 
Sch. Jan. 23, 1041 ; v.c. at Kob<' June 2, 1941 ; at 
Osaka Nov. 1, 1941. 

Manning, William Ray. — b. Home, Kans., Dec. 26, 
1871 ; Baker U., A.B. 1899 ; D. of Kans., A.M. 1902 ; 
U. of Chicago, Ph.D. 1904 ; instr. in hist, and economics, 
Purdue U., 1904-7 ; asst. prof, of European diplo. hist., 
George Washington U., 1907-10 ; adjunct and assoc. 
prof, of Latin Am. and English hist., U. of Tex., 1910- 
19 ; editor of collections of diplo. corres. on inter-Am. 
affairs; app. special asst. at $3,000 in the Dept. of 
State Aug. 26, 1918; drafting officer July 1, 1919; at 
$3,500 Sept. 1, 1920 ; at $3,800 Jan. 1, 1027 ; at 
$4,000 Jan. 1, 1928; at $4,600 July 1, 1028; divisional 
asst. at $5,600 July 1, 1930 ; editor of treaty index at 
$4,600 Aug. 8, 1938 ; tech. adviser to Am. del., 3d Pan 
Am. Highway Conf., Santiago, 1939 ; married. — TD. 

Marchant, Alexander Nelson DeArmond. — b. Rio de 
Janeiro, Brazil, of Am. parents, Dec. 18, 1912; Nat. U., 
B.A. 1931 ; Am. U., M.A. 1934 ; Johns Hopkins, Ph.D. 
1941 ; instr. in Coll. for Teachers, Johns Hopkins U., 
1088 ; asst. with Hispanic Foundation, Library of Con- 
gress, 1941 ; app. research asst. at $3,200 in the Dept. 
of State Oct. 24, 1941.— Ge. 

Marriott, Carl L. (Lt. Col.). — b. In Ohio Oct. 26, 1890 ; 
U.S. M.A. grad. 1916 ; assigned as asst. mil. att. at Lon- 
don Jan. 8, 1941. 

Marsh, Frances M. — b. Lewisburg, Pa. ; Lewisburg 
High Sch. ; Bucknell Inst. ; business course ; asst. 
elk. to Senate Committee on Rules ; app. elk. at 
$1,200 in the Dept. of State Apr. 16. 1909; at $1,400 
Feb. 15, 1914 ; at $1,600 Mar. 1, 1919 ; at $1,800 Mar. 
1, 1921 ; asst. chief, Diplo. Bu., Dec. 20, 1923 ; drafting 
officer at $2,500 Juno 1, 1924 ; at $3,000 July 1, 1924 ; 
asst. to the chief, Div. of For. Ser. Admin., Aug. 19, 
1924; at $3,100 Nov. 1, 1927; at $3,300 July 1, 1928; 
at $3,400 July 1, 1928; at $3,600 July 1, 1930; at 
$3,700 Apr. 16, 1939.— FA. 

Marsh, James Harry (Lt. Col.). — b. New York, N.Y'., 
July 4, 1001; Erasmus Hall grad.; U.S.M.A. grad. 
1021 ; assigned as mil. att. and mil. att. for air at 
San Salvador, Guatemala, and Tegucigalpa Oct. 19, 
1940; married. 

Marsh, 0. Gaylord. — b. Buchanan, Mich., .Tan. 7, 
1879; Benton Harbor Coll.; normal-sch. grad.; busi- 
ness sch. ; Philomath Coll., Oreg., B.S.D. 1903 ; U. of 
Wash., LL.B. 1905; mem. of bars of Wash, and Philip, 
pine I. ; principal of night sch. 1903-5 ; teacher in high 
sch. and supervisory teacher in Philippine I. 1905-7, 



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1908-9 ; law practice 1907-8 ; district auditor, Philip- 
pine I., 1909-11; chief of div. and act. atty., Bu. of 
Audits, Manila. 1911-13 ; legal representative insular 
auditor, to confer with code committee on revision of 
provincial and municipal laws of the Philippines 1913 ; 
elk.. Civil Ser. Commn.. 1913-15 ; app. cons, of class 
nine and detailed as v. c. at Ottawa Mar. 2, 1915 ; cons, 
at Progreso Mar. 20. 1917; class eight Apr. 24, 1917; 
class six Sept. 5. 1919; class five June 4, 1920; class 
four June 3, 1924 ; For. Ser. oflBcer of class five July 
1, 1924 ; cons, at Montevideo Oct. 23, 1924 ; at Sydney, 
N. S., Nov. 26, 192G; class four May 17. 1928; class 
three July 24, 1930 ; cons, at Strasbourg Jan. 9, 1932 ; 
cons. gen. Dec. 16, 1933 ; cons. gen. at Guatemala Dec. 
22, 1933 ; at Seoul Sept. 16, 1936-July 10, 1941 ; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; married. 

Martin, Edwin Webb. — b. Madura, India, of Am. par- 
ents, Aug. 31, 1917 ; sch. in India ; Deerfield Acad. grad. ; 
Oberlin B.A. 19.39 ; Fletcher Sch. of Law and Diplomacy, 
M.A. 1940 ; elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Hamilton, 
Bermuda, June 20-July 15, 1941 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 
20, 1941, qualified July 16, 1941 ; v.c. at Hamilton, 
Bermuda, July 16, 1941 ; married. 

Marvel, William Worthington — b. Baltimore, Md., 
May 15, 1920 ; Forest Park High Sch. grad. ; Princeton, 
A.B. 1941 ; Universidad Nacional de Mexico, summer 
1940 ; app. v.c. at Managua Aug. 6, 1941. 

Marvin, John Howard. — b. Jacksonville, Fla., July 
22, 1888 ; high sch. ; file elk. 1908-10 ; bookkeeper and 
bank elk. 1911-17 ; U. S. Navy 1917-19 ; auditor 1919- 
25 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Habana June 1, 
1926 ; v. c. at Habana Feb. 28, 1927 ; at Matanzas, temp., 
Sept. 12, 1938 ; at Habana Sept. 27, 1938. 

Masuret, Eugene Achille. — b. Montreal, Canada, Oct. 
12, 1878 ; naturalized ; Washington Coll. of Law 2 
yrs. ; elk., War Dept., 6 yrs. ; elk. in Montreal office, 
U. S. Immigration Ser., 4 yrs. ; immigration insp. 
7 yrs.; elk. in office of cml. att. at Paris l'.n9- 
30 ; app. asst. trade commr. at Paris July 1, 1930 ; 
For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1. 1939 ; v. c. of career. 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; v. c. and 3d 
sec. at Paris Dec. 29, 1939 ; v. c. at Bordeaux Aug. 31, 
1940 ; at Paris May 12-July 15, 1941 ; married. 

Mathews, Elbert George. — b. Troy, N.Y., Nov. 24, 
1910 ; Kidder Acad. grad. ; U. of Calif., A.B. 1930 ; 
statistician, Inst, of Child Welfare, U. of Calif., 1930- 
31, 1932-33 ; accountant 1933-35 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v. c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Oct. 1, 1935 ; V. c. at Vancouver Oct. 5, 1935 ; For. 
Ser. Sch. Dec. 5, 1936 ; v. c. at Sydney. N.S.W., Apr. 7, 
1937; at Brisbane, temp., Nov. 10, 1938; at Sydney, 
N.S.W., Jan. 3, 1939; at Adelaide, temp., Apr. 29, 
1940 ; at Sydney July 22, 1940 ; v.c. and 3d sec. at 
Managua Sept. 24, 1940 ; class eight Aug. 16, 1941 ; 
married. 

Matre, Joseph Boucard. — b. Cincinnati, Ohio, Nov. 
23, 1888 ; Walnut Hills High Sch. ; U. of Cincinnati, 
A.B. 1912 ; Cincinnati Law Sch., LL.B. 1913 ; mem. of 
bar of Ohio ; legal dept. of insur. company 1913-15 ; 



sec. to mem. of Cong. 1915-17 ; law practice 1917-18 ; 
prof, of dental jurisprudence and trustee of Cincinnati 
Coll. of Dental Surgery 1917-18 ; U. S. Army 1918 ; 
app. special asst. at $2,000 in the Dept. of State Dec. 
16, 1918; law-drafting asst. at $2,500 Feb. 1, 1920; 
asst. solicitor at $3,000 June 1, 1920 ; drafting officer 
at $3,500 Nov. 1, 1923; asst. to U. S. agt.. Island of 
Palmas arbitration, 1925 ; at $3,800 Jan. 1, 1926 ; at 
$4,000 Jan. 1, 1928 ; at $4,600 July 1, 1928 ; at $5,000 
July 1, 1030 ; asst. to the legal adviser July 1, 1931 ; 
at $5,200 June 1, 1939 ; married.— Le. 

Matthews, Harrison Freeman. — b. Baltimore, Md., 
May 26, 1899 ; Oilman Country Sch. ; Princeton, A.B. 
1921, A.M. 1922 ; ficole Libre des Sciences Politiques 
1922-23 ; U. S. Naval Reserve 1918 ; app. sec. of emb. 
or leg. of class four and assigned to the Dept. Dec. 12, 
1923 ; to Budapest Feb. 2, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class eight and 3d sec. at Budapest July 1, 1924 ; class 
seven June 2, 1926; 3d sec. at Bogota Sept. 2, 1926; 
class six May 17, 1928 ; to the Dept. Aug. 19, 1929 ; 
class five July 24. 1930 ; asst. chief, Div. of Latin Am. 
Affairs, Nov. 1, 1930; special detail to El Salvador, 
1931 ; 2d sec. at Habana Oct. 4, 1933 ; 1st sec. at 
Habana Nov. 27, 1933 ; class four Oct. 1, 1935 ; 1st sec. 
at Paris July 13, 1937 ; cons. Aug. 17, 1937 ; class 
three Jan. 3, 1938 ; cons, at Paris in addition to duties 
as 1st sec. Apr. 21, 1938 ; 1st sec. at Madrid Apr. 4, 
1939 ; at Paris July 1, 1939 ; at Vichy, temp., June 10, 
1940; class two Aug. 1, 1940; 1st sec. at Vichy Oct. 1, 
1941 ; couns. of emb. at London Oct. 27, 1941 ; married. 

Mattison, Gordon Henry. — b. Washington, D.C., Jan. 
19. 1915 : Woodstock Sch. (Mossoorie, India) grad. ; 
Coll. of Wooster, A.B. 1936 ; reporter. Am. Inst, of 
Public Opinion, 1936-37 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., 
V. c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 2, 1937 ; 
V. c. at Naples July 8, 1937; For. Ser. Sch. Oct. 24, 
1938; V. c. at Baghdad Apr. 22, 1939; also 3d sec. at 
Baghdad July 26, 1939 ; v. c. at Madras Nov. 22, 1939 
(canceled) ; married. 

Mayer, Ernest de Wael. — b. New York, N.Y., Mar. 1, 
1903 ; Lyc6e d' Auves, Antwerp, Belgium ; private tutors 
in Holland and England; Staunton Mil. Acad. 1919- 
21 ; newspaper work 1921-24 ; cml. work 1924-30 ; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v. c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; For. Ser. Sch. Dec. 
30, 1931 ; v. c. at Havre Apr. 7, 1932 ; at Southampton 
Apr. 12, 1935 ; at Paris June 17, 1935 ; also 3d sec. at 
Paris July 26, 1937; class eight Mar. 16, 1939; v. c. 
at Casablanca Sept. 12, 1940 ; married. 

Mayer, William (Lt. Col.). — b. New York, N.Y., Jan. 4, 
1892 ; high sch. ; U. S. Army 1908-12 ; cml. employment 
1913-17 ; entered U. S. Army July 18, 1917 ; language 
officer at Peiping 1928-32 ; assigned as mil. att. at 
Peiping and Bangkok Oct. 21, 1938 ; also mil. att. for 
air at Peiping Dec. 11, 1939 ; relieved of duties at 
Bangkok Feb. 13, 1941 ; married. 

Mazzeo, Louis Bert. — b. New York, N.Y., Sept. 10, 
1906 ; business sch. ; Emerson Inst. ; Georgetown, B.S. 
(For. Ser.) 1929; elk., Am. consulate gen. at Naples, 
1920-24, in real-estate office 1924-25, Washington Navy 
Yard, 1925-27; elk., Dept. of State, 1927-30; elk. in 
Am. consulate at Chihuahua Apr. 9, 1930 ; v.c. at 



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Chilni.ilnin .Iniu" 27. 1030; nt Ln Guairn Uco. 0. 19;{4 : 
at Mexico City Oct. "Jl. I'.MO ; at Cnaymas. t.'inp . Aur. 
J.!. 1941 ; marri<"(l. 

McAndrews, John Henry Eugene. — b. Owalonna, 
Miiin.. .Tilly 1. 18S4 : Pillsbury Acail. ; Normal Sch., 
Milbaiik. N.nak. ; GoorKctuwn U. 1920-21; ti-aelier in 
inililic sch. 2 yrs. ; elk. 2 yrs. ; salosman ; app. v. c. at 
Cork Aug. 21, 1918; visa work at Frankfort on-tbe- 
Main July IS. 1921 ; v. c. at Frankfort-on-the-Main Nov. 
15. 1921; at Bucharest Jan. 7, 1922; despatch agt. at 
London Feb. 18. 19:?0 : elk. in enib. at London July 1, 
1939 ; V. c. at Nassau Aag. 24, 1939. 

McBride, Robert Henry. — b. London, England, of Am. 
parents. May 2r>, 1\)1S; sch. in France; Friends Sch. 
(D.C.) grad. ; I'rinceton, B.A. 1940; museum aide in 
charge of publications fund, Nat. Gallery of Art, 
1940-41 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclaf^s., v.c. of career 
and sec. in the Diplo. St. May '.». 1!I41 ; v.c. at 
llabana July 25, 1941. 

McCabe, Robert Edward (Capt.). — b. Camp Stotsen- 
l.ur- 1'. I.. Feb. 22, 1912; U.S.M.A. grad. 1936; as- 
signed as asst. mil. att. at Moscow Sept. 4, 1941. 

McCall, Johnston Vannoy. — b. Charlotte, N.C., May 
11. 1S02; Central High Sch. grad.; U. of N.C., A.B. 
1924, A.M. 1926. grad. work 1933-34 ; Centro de 
Estudios Historlcos. Madrid, summer 1924 ; special 
courses in languages 1935-38 : instr. in languages, U. 
of N.C. 1924-26, U. of S.C. 1926-28 ; head of romance 
language dept., Austin Coll., 1928-33 ; teacher in high 
sch. 1934-36; elk., Veterans' Admin., 1936-37; per- 
sonnel asst., Social Security Bd., 1937-38 ; translator. 
Railroad Retirement Bd., 1938-40 ; app. translator at 
.<2,600 in the Dept. of State Oct. 1, 1940 ; mar- 
ri.d. — Tr. 

McCarty, Glenn R., Jr. — b. St. Louis. Mo., Jan. 24, 
1920 ; Drake, B.V. 1941 ; Universidad Nacional de 
Mexico, summer 1939 ; app. v.c. at Bogota Sept. 30, 1941. 

McChrystal. Arthur John (Lt. Col., ret.). — b. San Jo.se, 
Calif.. Nov. 25. 1893; Salt I^ke City (Utah) High Sch. 
grad. ; Leland Stanford, A.B. 1915 ; U. of Utah, M.S. 
1916; entered U.S. Army May 23, 1917; ret. 1937; 
dir. of amu.scments and conces-sions. Golden Gate Int. 
Exposition. 1937-39; v. pres. of cml. assn. 1940; 
assigned as asst. mil. att. at Ivondon Oct. IV). 1940; 
married. 

McClintock, Robert Mills.— b. Seattle, Wash., Aug. 
"0. 190;t : Pasadena (Calif.) High Sch. grad.; studied 
under Salvador de Madariaga at Geneva, summer 1029: 
Stanford, A.B. 1931 ; app. For. Ser. ofl3cer unclass., 
V. c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17. 1931 ; 
V. c. at Fanama Jan. 20, 1932 ; to the For. Ser. Sch. 
Nov. 29. 1932 ; v. c. at Kobe Mar. 30, 1933 ; .3d sec. 
at Santiago, Chile, Dec. 29, 1934; at Ciudad Trujillo 
July 2. 19.37; also v. c. of Ciudad Trujillo Dec. 21, 
1937 : v. c. and 3d sec. at Helsinki July 8, 19.39 ; class 
eight Mar. 1, 1940; married. 

McClure, Robert Alexis (Lt. Col.)— b. Mattoon. 111., 
Mmt. 4. 1897; Philippine Constabulary 1916-17; en- 
('•red r.S. Army Aug. 15. 1917; assigned as asst. mil. 
att. at London Aug. 13, 1941 ; married. 



McClure, "Wallace.- — b. Kno.xvllle, Tenn., July 30, 
1890; Baker-llimel Sch.; U. of Tenn., A.B. 1910, LL.B. 
1911; Columbia, A.M. 1915, Ph.D. 1924; mem. of bar 
of Tenn. ; sec. to committee to investigate assessments 
and taxation, Tenn., 1915; law practice 1916-17; 
U. S. Army 1917-18, 2d It.; exi)ert of N.Y. State 
legislative committee on income tax 1919 ; instr. in 
hist., U. of Tenn., 1919 ; prof, of cml. policy, George- 
town Sch. of For. Ser. 1925-33 ; special lecturer, Johns 
IIoi)kins U., 1936-37 ; app. drafting ofHcer at $.3,000 in 
the Dept. of State Dec. 4, 1920; at .$3,500 Nov. 15, 
1922 ; at .1:3,800 July 1, 1924 ; at $4,400 Feb. 1, 1926 ; 
at $5,200 July 1, 1926; asst. chief, Treaty Div., Apr. 
21, 1923 ; at $6,500 July 1, 1928 ; tech. adviser to Am. 
del., 7th Int. Conf. of Am. States, Montevideo, 1933; 
married. — TD. 

McConaughy, Walter Patrick. — b. Montevallo, Ala., 
Sept. 11, 1908; Montevallo High Sch. grad.: Birming- 
ham-Southern Coll., B.A. 1928 ; Duke U. 1930 ; teacher 
in high sch. 1928-1930 ; instr., Ala. Coll., summer 1929 ; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v. c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 16, 1930; v.c. at Tampico, 
temp., Dec. 27, 1930; For. Ser. Sch. Aug. 19, 1932; 
v.c. at Kobe Dec. 22, 1932 ; at Taihoku, temp., Aug. 

28, 1934; at Kobe Apr. 8, 1935; class eight Apr. 1, 
1937 ; cons. Apr. 22, 1937 ; cons, at Kobe Apr. 26, 
1937 ; at Osaka Sept. 9, 1938 ; class seven Apr. 1, 1939; 
cons, at Nagasaki, temp., Nov. 2, 1939 ; at Osaka Dec. 

29, 1939 ; 2d sec. at Peiplng Feb. 4. 1941 ; married. 

McCormick, Harold Arthur. — b. Mount Hope, Kans., 
Jan. 9, 1906: Mount Hope High Sch. grad.; U.S.N.A. 
grad. 1928 ; Mass. Inst, of Tech., B.S. 1932, grad. work 
1932-34 ; Harvard Sch. of Business Admin., grad. work 
1932-34 ; engineer in marine dept. of oil company 
1934-39 ; asst. mgr. in marine dept. of oil and trans- 
port company in Aruba, West Indies, 1939- ; app. cons, 
agt. at Aruba Jan. 2, 1940 ; married. 

McCoy, Gordon Handy (Col.) — b. Baltimore. Aid.. 
July 15. 1SS2; St. John's Coll.; U.S.N.A. 1902-4; 
entered U. S. Army May 24. 1917 ; assigned as mil. att. 
at Mexico City June 21, 1939 ; married. 

McDermott, Michael James. — b. Peabody, Mass., 
July 2, 1894 ; Peabody High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; 
Nat. U., LL.B. 1926, LL.M. and M.P.L. 1927; elk. in 
insur. company 1914-17, in War Dept. July-Aug. 1917, 
in exec, offlce of White House July-Dec. 1917 ; Army 
field elk. 1917-19, overseas service ; confidential elk. 
to Gen. Tasker H. Bliss, Am. section of Supreme War 
Council, Versailles, and Am. Commn. to Negotiate 
I'eace, Paris, 1918-20; sec. to Elihu Root, mem. of 
Committee of Jurists to draft project for an Int. 
Court of Justice at The Hague, Paris, May-Aug. 1920 ; 
app. special asst. at $2,500 in the Dept. of State Aug. 
28, 1920; elk. at $1,600 Oct. 7, 1920; at $1,800 June 
15, 1922 ; private sec. to the under sec. of state at 
$2,000 June 12, 1923; asst. chief, Div. of Current In- 
formation, Apr. 1, 1924; at $3,000 July 1, 1924; at 
$3,200 May 1, 1925; chief, Div. of Current Informa- 
tion, Apr. 20, 1927; at $3,800 May 1, 1927; special 
asst. to Am. del., 6th Int. Conf. of Am. States, llabana, 
1928; at $4,600 July 1, 1928; detailed to mission for 
signature of Pact for the Renunciation of War, Paris, 



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1928 ; press liaison officer, Conf. of Am. States on 
Conciliation and Arbitration, Washington, 1928-29 ; 
press officer, London Naval Conf., 1930 ; at $4,800 July 

1, 1930 ; mem.. Publications Committee of the Dept., 
1929- ; at $6,500 May 1, 1936; press officer, 8th Int. 
Conf. of Am. States, Lima, 1938 ; at $7,000 June 1, 
1939 ; public-relations dir., 8th Am. Scientific Cong., 
Washington, 1940 ; press officer, 2d Meeting of Min- 
isters of For. Affairs of Am. Republics, Habana, 1940 ; 
married. — CL 

McDonald, Eula. — b. Decatur, Tex. ; Branham and 
Hughes Prep. Sch. ; business sch. ; see. to mem. 
of Cong. 1913-17, 1919-33 ; elk. to Interstate and For. 
Com. Committee, House of Representatives, 1917-19 ; 
sec, Int. Petroleum Cong., July-Oct. 1923 and 1925; 
app. asst. to U.S. del., Int. Monetary and Economic 
Conf., at $3,800 Oct. 19, 1933 ; divisional asst. at 
$3,800 in the Dept. of State May 16, 1934-Oct. 24, 
1937 ; contact representative. Veterans' Admin. Facil- 
ity, Oct. 1937-Jan. 1938 ; app. divisional asst. at 
$3,800 in the Dept. of State Jan. 10, 1938; at $4,000 
Apr. 16, 1939 ; sec, ladies' committee, 8th Am. Scien- 
tific Cong., Washington, 1940.— IC. 

McDonough, Dayle Crockett. — b. Cameron, Mo., 
Dec 14, 1891 ; Maysville High Sch. grad. ; U. of Mo., 
LL.B. 1912 ; mem. of bar of Mo. ; law practice and 
legal editing 1913-17 ; Provisional Training Regiment, 
Reserve Officers' Training Camp, May-July 1917 ; super- 
visor of corr., Bu. of War Risk Insur., 1918-19 ; app. 
cons, of class seven Sept. 5, 1919 ; cons, at Concepci6n 
Oct. 21, 1919 ; at La Paz June 22, 1922 ; class six Aug. 
23, 1922; class five Dec 19, 1923; For. Ser. officer of 
class six July 1, 1924 ; cons, at Caracas Feb. 5, 1925 ; 
class five Dec. 17, 1925 ; at Guadalajara, temp., Sept. 

2, 1926; at Sydney, N.S.W., Nov. 22, 1926; class four 
Dec. 19, 1929; cons, at Madras Nov. 6, 1930 (can- 
celed) ; at Bombay Jan. 29, 1931; cons. gen. Oct. 15, 
1934 ; cons. gen. at Guayaquil Oct. 18, 1934 ; sec. in 
the Dlplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; cons. gen. at Monterrey 
June 18, 1938 ; cla-ss three Apr. 1, 1939 ; cons. gen. .nt 
Keijo Apr. 30, 1941 (canceled) ; 1st sec. and cons. gen. 
at Santiago Oct. 3, 1941. 

McDougal, Daniel Archibald. — b. Wayland Springs, 
Tenn., Jan. 14, 1865 ; Savannah Coll. ; Vanderbilt U. ; 
mem. of bars of Tenn. and Okla. ; teacher in high sch. 
1884-85 ; law practice 1886-1933 ; master in chancery 
1887-92 ; editor of newspaper 1889-91 ; city atty. 1904 ; 
mayor 1908-10 ; mem. of Okla. Legislature 1931-32 ; 
app. asst. to the legal adviser at $5,600 in the Dept. 
of State Sept. 22, 1933 ; married. — Le. 

McEnelly, Thomas. — b. Milford, Mass., Sept. 3, 
1888 ; high sch. and business sch. ; app. elk. in Am. 
consulate gen. at Buenos Aires Apr. 3, 1914 ; v. c. at 
Mexico City Sept. 4, 1918 ; v. c of career of class 
three Sept. 27, 1919 ; v. c. at Frontera Oct. 9, 1919 ; at 
Matanzas Nov. 26, 1919 ; class two May 24, 1920 ; class 
one Nov. 17, 1921 ; v. c at Buenaventura May 12, 1922 ; 
at Chihuahua Sept. 21, 1923 ; cons, of class seven Dec 
19, 1923 ; cons, at Chihuahua Dec. 22, 1923 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class eight July 1, 1924 ; class seven Sept. 
29, 1927 ; cons, at Barcelona May 24, 1928 (canceled) ; 



at Ciudad Juarez, temp., July 20, 1928 ; at Barcelona 
Sept. 20, 1928; class six July 24, 1930; at Singapore 
June 20, 1934 ; class five June 1, 1937 ; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; cons, at Palermo Sept. 2, 

1938 ; class four Aug. 1, 1940 ; cons, at Istanbul Mar. 8, 
1941 (canceled) ; 2d sec. at Rome, temp., Apr. 12, 1941 ; 
marritd. 

McGinnis, Edgar Lee, Jr. — b. Pitcairn, Pa., Oct. 4, 
1907 ; U. of Pittsburgh, A.B. 1930 ; app. elk. in Am. 
vice consulate at Medellln Aug. 18, 1930 ; v. c at 
Medellin June 11, 1931 ; at Ceiba June 6, 1933 ; at 
Tela, temp., June 7, 1934 ; at La Ceiba Sept. 18, 19:54 ; 
at Call June 4, 1941 ; divisional asst. at $2,600 in the 
Dept. of State Sept. 15, 1941 ; married.— VD. 

McGonig:al, Donal Fish, — b. Troy, N.Y., Apr. 8, 1896; 
Troy High Sch. grad. ; cml. work 1914-16, 1919-21 ; 
U.S. Army 1916-19, 1st It., overseas service ; N.Y. 
State Troopers 1922-25 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate 
at Damascus Dec. 15, 1925 ; at Beirut July 31, 1928 ; 
v.c at Beirut Oct. 30, 1928 ; at Toronto, tempt, 
July 1, 1929 ; at Beirut July 22, 1929 ; For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
and v.c at Beirut Jan. 31, 1930 ; at Saloniki July 17, 
1930 ; at Amsterdam May 22, 1936 ; class eight May 1, 
1941 ; v.c at Glasgow Oct. 9, 1941 ; married. 

McGraw, Paul Edward. ^ — b. New York, N. Y., Mar. 
28, 1913; Evander Childs High Sch. grad.; Pace Inst, 
grad. 1933 ; Columbus U. Law Sch. 1938- ; elk., private 
firm 1929-36, Veterans' Admin. Apr.-Nov. 1936; app. 
elk. at $1,440 in the Dept. of State Dec. 1, 1936; at 
$1,620 Aug. 16, 1937; at $1,800 Mar. 16, 1938; at 
$1,860 Apr. 16. 1939 ; at $2,000 Apr. 1, 1940 ; divisional 
asst. (tech.) at $2,600 Aug. 1, 1941; married.— VD. 

McGregror, Robert Gardner, Jr. — b. South Orange, 
N.J., Feb. 22, 1905 ; Staunton Mil. Acad. ; Hamilton 
Coll., A.B. 1S27 ; Georgetown Sch. of For. Ser. and 
Am. U. 1927-28 ; U. of Grenoble, summer 1928 ; app. 
For. Ser. officer unclass. and v. c of career Mar. 26, 
1929 ; For. Ser. Sch. July 1, 1929 ; v. c at Jerusalem 
Aug. 29, 1929 ; at Beirut Feb. 28, 1931 ; at Antwerp 
Nov. 20, 1931 ; For. Ser. officer to the emb. at Brussels, 
temp., Jan. 24, 1933 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 5, 
1933 ; 3d sec. at Brussels Aug. 12, 1933 ; also at Lux- 
emburg Sept. 8, 1933 ; at Rome Sept. 5, 1936 ; class 
eight June 1, 1937 ; cons. June 17, 1937 ; cons, at Mexico 
City Sept. 6, 1938; at Veracruz, temp., Nov. 6, 1939; 
at Mexico City Nov. 9, 1939; sec. of Am. del., 1st 
Inter-Am. Cong, on Indian Life, Patzcuaro, Mexico, 
1940 ; class seven May 1, 1941 ; 2d sec. at Mexico City 
Aug. 5, 1941 ; also cons, at Mexico City Nov. 1, 1941 ; 
married. 

McGrory, Elizabeth. — b. Philadelphia, Pa. ; Whittier 
(Calif.) Union High Sch. grad.; business-sch. grad.; 
U. of Calif., B.S. 1927 ; stenog.-sec 1922-23 ; elk. 1927- 
36 ; app. elk. at $2,000 in the Dept. of State Feb. 8, 
1936 ; at $2,300 Sept. 16, 1937 ; divisional asst. July 1, 

1939 ; at $2,400 June 16, 1941.— TA. 

McGurk, Joseph F.— b. Paterson, N.J., Mar. 3, 1892; 
high sch. and business sch. ; with mfg. company 1907- 
13 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Valparaiso Sept. 25, 
1914 ; V. c at Valparaiso May 19, 1915 ; at Antofagasta, 
temp., June 21, 1917 ; at Valparaiso July 5, 1917 ; at 



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I'arls Jiiiu' I). 1919 : at Havre Sept. 6. 191!) ; v. c. of 
carper of class three Sept. 27. 1919 ; v. c. at I'aris Oct. 
•2. 1919 ; class two May 24, 1920 ; v. c. at Dakar Sept. 
.to, 1920 ; at Brest May 12. 1921 ; at Dunkirk July G, 
1921; at Paris Oct. 7, 1921; class one Nov. 17. 1921; 
cons, of class seven June 22, 1922 ; cons, at Zagreb 
Aug. IS, 1922 ; class sis Aug. 23, 1922 ; class five June 
3, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class six July 1, 1924 ; 
cons, at llelsingfors Sept. 9, 1924 ; at I^i I'az Oct. 6, 
1926; sec. in the Dlplo. Ser. Feb. 17, 1927; 2d sec. at 
La Paz Feb. 23, 1927; class five June 8, 1927; to the 
Dept. Sept. 21, 1928; class four Dec. 2G. 1929; 1st sec. 
at Port au Prince Sept. 25. 1930 ; to the Dept. July 
26. 1932 ; asst. chief. Div. of Latin Am. AEfairs. Aug. 
28, 1933 : class three Oct. 1, 1935 ; 1st sec. at Tokyo 
Aug. 8, 1936 ; class two Jan. 3, 1938 ; couns. of emb. at 
Lima Jan. 23, 1940 ; at Mexico City June 16, 1941. 

McHenry. Harry Dickson (Capt.). — b. Punxsutawnoy. 
Pa., Sept. 20, 1889; Punxsutawney High Sch. ; en- 
tt-red U. S. Xa\-j- July 8, 1907 ; assigned as asst. naval 
att. at Ottawa May 28, 1941 ; married. 

McHugh. James Marshall (Maj.). — b. Nevada, Mo., 
Dec. 27. 1899; U.S.X.A. grad. 1922; entered U.S. Ma- 
rine Corps June 3. 1922 ; language officer in Am emb. 
at I'elping 1927-31 ; asst. naval att. at Peiping 1937-40; 
assigned as asst. naval att. and asst. naval att. for air 
at Peiping Nov. 23. 1940 ; naval att. and naval att. for 
air at Peiping Apr. 5, 1941 ; married. 

Mcllhenny. Samuel Alfred, Jr. — b. San Antonio, 
Tex.. Aug. 15, 1901 ; Marion Inst. grad. ; U.S.N.A. 
1920-22; U. of Tex., B.B.A. 1926; elk. and stenog. 
1926-28 ; app. elk. in Am. leg. at San Salvador June 
26. 1928 ; at Tegucigalpa Jan. 1929 ; at Managua May 
11, 1929 ; in Am. consulate gen. at Santiago, Chile, Mar. 
1. 1931 ; V. c. at Santiago Aug. 18, 1931 ; at Antofa- 
gasta, temp., Oct. 21. 1933 ; at Santiago Dec. 22, 1933 ; 
at Valparaiso, temp., Mar. 8, 1934 ; at Santiago Aug. 25, 
1934 ; at Valparaiso Jan. 23. 1937 ; at Valdivia Nov: 16, 
1940 ; married. 

McKee, Edwin Milton. — b. Dawsonville, Ga., Nov. 
21, 1901 ; Moultrie High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; 
U. of Toronto 1928-30 ; bookkeeper, cost accountant, 
and elk. 1920-25 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at 
Singapore Feb. 14. 1925; v. c. at Singapore Nov. 9, 
1925; at Halifax Dec. 3. 1927; at Toronto July 16. 
1928; at North Bay, temp.. Oct. 17, 1929; at Toronto 
Nov. 16, 1929 : at Callao-Lima Apr. 11, 1930 ; at Buena- 
ventura May 1, 19.35 ; at Moscow Apr. 2, 1937 ; at 
Barranquilla, temp., July 31, 1940 ; at Cartagena Nov. 9, 
1940 July 24. 1941; divisional asst. at $3,200 in the 
1). lit. of Slate Nov. 1, 1941.— VD. 

McEelvey, Delano. — b. West Orange. N.J., Aug. 15, 
1908 ; Groton ; Phillips Exeter ; Georgetown U. 1936-37 ; 
employed by business firms 1927-31 ; social welfare 
work 1932-35 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass.. v. c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser., and v. c. at Toronto 
Mar. 2, 1939; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 5, 1940; v. c. at Vigo 
June 5, 1940; married. 

McKenna, James Edward. — b. Boston, Mass., Nov. 
20. 1887; English High Sch. grad.; Boston Coll. 1908- 
10; Georgetown Law Sch. 1910-13; in library 1906-10; 
elk. in law office 1910 ; app. elk. at $900 in the Dept. 



of State Oct. 8. 1910; at $1,000 Apr. 1, 1912; at $1,200 
Dec. 1. 1913 ; detailed to Am. emb. at Mexico City Dec. 
17. 1913-May 4. 1914; at $1,400 July 1, 1910; chief 
elk. and disbursing officer. Special Mission to Russia, 
1917 ; elk. at $1,400 in the Dept. of State Aug. 3. 1917 ; 
U. S. Army 1917-19. capt.. overseas service ; app. elk. 
at $1,400 in the Dept. of State June 19, 1919 ; at $1,600 
May 1. 1920 ; drafting officer at $2,500 Apr. 1. 1921 ; 
mem. of Bd. of Review May 31, 1922 ; at $2,800 July 1. 
1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class eight and cons. Apr. 20, 
1925 ; cons, at Antwerp June 17. 1925 ; at Canton Nov. 
9. 1926 ; class seven Oct. 16, 1929 ; to the Dept. May 
22, 1930 ; class six July 1, 1931 ; cons, at London June 
30. 1934 ; at Zagreb Mar. 7, 1935 ; class five Oct. 1, 
1935 ; to the Dept. June 1, 1937 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Dec. 1, 1937 ; class four, Apr. 1. 1939 ; cons, at Cuidad 
Juarez Oct. 1, 1941 ; married. 

McKiernan, John F., Jr. (Lt.)— b. New York, N.Y., Feb. 
21, 190.") ; commissioned in U.S. Naval Reserve Sept. 13, 
1938 ; assigned as asst. naval att. and asst. naval att. 
for air at Pretoria Aug. 28. 1941 ; married. 

McKillop, David Holmes. — b. Globe, Ariz., Feb. 2, 
1916; Newton (Mass.) High Sch. grad.; Harvard, 
A. B. 1937, Law Sch. lT)37-38, M. A. 1939; teacher, 
N. Y. Inst, for the Education of the Blind, 1940-41 ; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass.. v. c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 1941 ; v. c. at Ziirich Mar. 

26, 1941. 

McKinney. Walter Hastings.— b. Sault Ste. Marie, 
Mich.. Sept. 6, 1889 ; high-sch. grad. ; U. of Mich. 1908- 
11; cml. enterprises 1911-23; app. cons, of class seven 
Oct. 6, 1923 ; detailed to Bordeaux Nov. 20, 1923 ; For. 
Ser. officer of class eight July 1, 1924 ; cons, at Vigo 
July 1. 1925 ; class seven May 17. 1928 ; at Yarmouth 
Dec. 23. 1931 ; class six July 1. 1934 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Sept. 28. 1936 ; For. Ser. officer to the leg. at 
Guatemala Oct. 1, 1936; 2d sec. at Guatemala Oct. 
29. 1936; cons, at Sheffield Feb. 21, 1939; at London 
June 29, 1940; to the Dept. July 10, 1941; class five 
Aug. 16, 1941 ; married.— VD. 

McLain, Camden Lester. — b. Goodview, Va., Apr. 

27, 1893 ; Roanoke High Sch. ; business sch. ; secretary 
1915-17 ; U. S. Army 1917-18 ; Army field elk. 1919-21 ; 
app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Valparaiso July 1, 
1921 ; V. c. at Valparaiso Mar. 9, 1922; at Concepci6n 
May 1. 1924; at Valparaiso Oct. 22, 1924; at Arica. 
temp.. Nov. 7. 1925 ; at Valparaiso June 24. 1926 ; at 
Iquique, temp.. Nov. 1. 1926; at Concepcion Dec. 7, 
1926 ; at Antofagasta Aug. 30. 1930 (canceled) ; at 
Valparaiso Oct. 11, 1930; at Antofagasta Nov. 22, 
1930 ; at Valparaiso Jan. 3, 1931 ; at Santiago, Chile, 
Feb. 24. 1931 ; at Valparaiso, temp., May 7, 1936 ; 
at Santiago June 2, 1936; at Valparaiso, temp.. Jan. 
."'.0, 1937; at Santiago Feb. 13. 1937; at Antofagasta, 
temp.. Feb. 18. 1937; at Santiago Mar. 20, 1937; 
married. 

McLaughlin. Edward Daniel. — b. Pottsville. Pa., Aug. 
20. 1902 : Pottsville High Sch. grad. ; Marion Mil. Inst, 
grad.; U.S.M.A. grad. 1925; Universidad Nacional de 
Mexico 1937 : mem. of bar of Ark. ; U. S. Army 1925- 
26. 2d It. ; in aut'imobile Inisincss 1927-28 : engineer 
1928-29; a.'sst. trade conimr. at Habana 1929-30. at 



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Mexico City 1930-33 ; asst. dir. and dir., Nat. Recovery 
Admin, for Ark., 1934-36 ; asst. dir., Nat. Emergency 
Council, Ark., 1934-36 ; app. asst. cml. att. at Mexico 
City July 3, 1936 ; For. Ser. officer of class seven July 
1, 1939 ; cons, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; 
2d sec. at Mexico City June 11, 1940 ; cons, and 2d sec. 
at Rio de Janeiro July 2, 1940 ; married. 

McLean, Minedee. — b. East Feliciana Parish, La., 
Apr. 29, 1888 ; Jackson High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. 
grad. ; Centenary Coll. 1904-6 ; teacher 1906-12 ; sec. 
and stenog. in U. S. and Peru 1912-23 ; elk. to trade 
commr. at Santiago 1924, to cml. att. 1924-30; asst. 
trade commr. at Santiago 1930-33 ; elk. to cml. att. 
1933-34 ; app. asst. trade commr. at Santiago Dec. 8, 
1934 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1939 ; v. c. of 
career and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; v. c. at 
Santiago Dec. 29, 1939. 

McLennan, Donald R., Jr., (Lt. jgr). — b. Chicago, 111., 
Feb. 28, 1908 ; commissioned in U.S. Naval Reserve 
Aug. 9, 1941 ; assigned as asst. naval att. and asst. 
naval att. for air at Canberra Aug. 28, 1941. 

McMillan, Hugh Charles. — b. Bast Jordan, Mich., 
May 12, 1907 ; Revenna High Sch. grad. ; business- 
sch. grad. : George Washington, A. B. 1934 ; Am. IT., 
M. A. 1941 ; .stenog.. U. S. Coast Guard, 1927-29 ; app. 
(Ik. at $1,620 in the Dcpt. of State Dec. 20, 1929 ; at 
.$1,740 July 1. 1930; at $l,«no .luly 21, 1931 : oik.. Am. 
section. Int. Tech. Committee of Aerial Legal Experts, 
Paris, 1936 ; at $2,000 June 16, 1936; at $2,100 Apr. 1. 
1938; admin, asst. at $2,600 Nov. 16, 1940; divisional 
asst. at $3,200 May 1, 1941 ; married. — FA. 

McMlllin, Stewart Earl. — b. Arkansas City, Kans., 
Dec. 17. 1889 ; Arkansas City High Sch. grad. ; business 
sch. ; U. of Kans., A.B. 1914, LL.B. 1917 ; Kans. Nat. 
Guard 1911-13 ; app. cons, of class eight Sept. 14, 
1917 ; cons, at Port Limon Nov. 5. 1917 ; class six 
Sept. 5, 1919 ; at Antofagasta May 17, 1922 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class .seven July 1, 1924 ; cons, at La Paz 
Apr. 22, 1925 ; at Belgrade Sept. 8, 1926 ; at Zagreb, 
temp., Oct. 1, 1927; at Belgrade Nov. 15, 1!>27 ; class 
six May 9, 1930 ; cons, at Warsaw Dec. 6, 1930 ; at 
I'iedras Negras Jan. 11, 1933 ; at Caracas May 22, 
1936 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; cons, at 
Bradford Apr. 30, 1941 (canceltd) ; to the Dept. Oct. 17, 
1941.— PD. 

McNair, Laurance North (Capt.) — b. Warsaw, N.Y., 
May 30, 1884 ; Warsaw High Sch. ; U.S.N.A. grad. 
1905 ; naval att. at Rome 1933-36 ; also naval att. for 
air at Rome 1934-36 ; assigned as naval att. and naval 
att. for air at Rome and Belgrade Jan. 22, 1941 ; 
married. 

McNally, Edward Jamet (Capt.) — b. Baltimore, 
Md., Feb. 27, 1906 ; Baltimore Polytech. Inst. grad. : 
U.S.M.A. grad. 1929 ; assigned as language officer at 
I'eiping May 27, 1938 ; also asst. mil. att. at Peiping 
Sept. 4, 1941. 

McNiece, Renwick Sloane. — h. Salt Lake City, 
Utah, June 28, 1886 ; Salt Lake Collegiate Inst. grad. ; 
Princeton, B.A. 1907; U. of Utah Law Coll. 1913-15; 
teaching fellow, U. of Calif., 1919-20 ; mem. of bar 



of Utah ; instr. in high sch. 1907-17 ; U. S. Army 
1917-19, capt. ; app. cons, of class seven June 4, 1920 ; 
cons, at Penang Aug. 2, 1920 ; class six Aug. 23, 1922 ; 
at St. Michael's Mar. 30, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
seven July 1, 1924 ; cons, at Stoke-on-Trent Sept. 9, 
1924 ; class six May 17, 1928 ; at Karachi June 19, 
1928 ; class five July 1, 1931 ; cons, at Vigo Dec. 22, 
1931 ; at Valparaiso Jan. 5, 1935 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; cons, at Maracaibo Aug. 10, 1940 ; 
class four Aug. 16, 1941 ; married. 

Mcftuillen, Francis Jennings (Capt.) — b. Madison, 
S.Dak., Nov. 11, 1903; Colorado Springs (Colo.) High 
Sch. grad. : U.S.N.A. grad. 1926 ; entered U. S. Marine 
Corps June 3, 1926 ; assigned as language officer at 
Peiping Apr. 19, 1938 ; asst. naval att. at Peiping Apr. 
29, 1940 ; also asst. naval att. for air Aug. 17, 1940 ; 
married. 

McSweeney, John Morgan. — b. Boston, Mass., June 9, 
1916 ; Eng. High Sch. grad. ; Huntington Sch. grad. ; 
Brown U., A.B. 1938 ; elk. 1938, 1939 ; marketing re- 
search fur mfg. Corp. 1939-40 ; For. Ser. elk. June- 
July 1940 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 12, 1940 ; v.c. at 
Montreal July 22, 1940; to the Dept. Aug. 15, 1941 
(For. Ser. Sch. Nov. 3, 1941-). 

McVicker, Charles Potter, Jr. — b. Plainfield, N. J., 
July 20, 1917 ; Yale, B. A. 1941 ; app. v.c. at Guatemala, 
Aug. 7, 1941. 

Meekins, Lynn Webster. — b. Baltimore, Md., Nov. 6, 
1892 ; Friends' Sch. grad. ; Johns Hopkins, A.B. 1913 ; 
N.Y.U.. grad. work 1 yr. ; newspaper corr. 1910-16; 
accounting 1913-14; librarian ] 914-16; entered Bu. of 
For. and Dom. Com. Oct. 2, 1916; asst. cml. att. at 
Peking June 16, 1919 ; trade commr. at Shanghai Feb. 
1921 ; mgr., Boston dist. office, June 1922 ; trade commr. 
at Ottawa July 1, 1924 ; cml. att. at Ottawa May 20, 
1927 ; del., Anti-Smuggling Conf., Ottawa, 1929 ; cml. 
att. at London July 18, 1933; trade commr. at London 
Feb. 1, 1939 ; For. Ser. officer of class two July 1, 19.39 ; 
to the Dept., temp., and detailed to the Dept. of Com. 
Aug. 17, 1939 ; cons, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 
16, 1939 ; cml. att. at Pretoria Sept. 25, 1940 ; married. 

Meeks, Nelson Place. — b. New York. N.Y., Aug. 3, 
1806 : Mt. Ilermon Sch. ; Columbia U. 1915-18 ; Officers' 
Training Sch. 1918-19; Near East Relief, Tiflis, Cau- 
casus, 1919-21 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Riga 
Jan. 19. 1022 ; in Am. leg. at Riga Jan. 1, 1023 ; in 
Am. emb. at Mexico City June 30, 1924 ; in Am. con- 
sulate gen. at Vancouver May 5, 1925 ; v. c. at Van- 
couver June 14, 1928 ; married. 

Meily, John James. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., Apr. 16, 
1887 ; Stevens Sch. ; U. of Pa., B.S. 1909 ; Carnegie 
Inst, of Tech. 1918 ; U. of Berne 1920-21 ; buyer, sec, 
and dir. of personnel for mfg. firms 1909-19 ; indus- 
trial div., Carnegie Corp. of N.Y., 1918-10 ; app. cons, 
of class seven Sept. 5, 1919 ; detailed to Berne Oct. 29, 
1019 ; cons, at Port Lim6n May 17, 1922 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class eight July 1, 1924 ; class seven Dec. 17, 
1925 ; cons, at Stavanger June 9, 1926 ; class six May 
23, 1929 ; cons, at Leipzig July 1, 1929 : at Hamburg 
Feb. 10, 1931; class five Apr. 1, 1937; at Zagreb June 



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I. 1937; st'C. ill the Diplo. Ser. Doc. 1. in:f7 ; cons, nt 
• iiiatlaln.iara Sept. U>. l!t-Jl ; marriml. 

Mein, John Gordon. — b. Catliz. K.v.. Sept. 10, 191.'?; 
Collojiio Americano Batista (I'crnamluicd. Hrazil) srad. ; 
CJ.'orjictown Coll., A.B. 1!)3G ; Goorf-'c Washinnlon, LL.R. 
1939; American U., grad. work 1939 ; mem. of liar of 
in'.: chief of duplieatini; section. Surplus Marketing 
Admin., 1940-41 ; app. divisional asst. at .$2,000 in the 
liept. of State Oct. 1. 1941.— \VT. 

Melbourne, Roy Malcolm. — b. rhiladelphia. Pa., Apr. 

II. 1913; Germantown High Sell. grad. ; U. of Pa.. 
A.B. 1935 ; Fletcher Sell, of Law and Diplomacy, M.A. 
193G ; app. For. Ser. oflBcer unclass., v. c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 2, 1937 ; v. c. at Montreal 
July 8. 1937: to the Dept. Sept. 16, 1938; v. c. at 
Tientsin June 30, 1939 (canceled) ; at Kobe Aug. 2, 
19.39. 

Melby. John Fremont. — b. Portland, Oreg., July 1, 
1913: Blooniington (111.) High Sch. grad.; 111. ives- 
loyan. A.B. 1934 ; U. of Chicago, M.A. 1930, Ph.D. 1941 ; 
l.iw office 1934-35; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 2, 1937; v.c. at 
Ciudad Juarez July 8, 1937; at Tampico, temp.. May 
7. 193S : at Ciudad JuSrez May 24, 1938; at Saltillo, 
temp., Oct. 18. 1938; For. Ser. Sch. Oct. 22, 1938; 
v.c. at Caracas June 30, 1939 (canceled) ; 3d sec. at 
Caracas Sept. 14, 1940 ; to the Dept. Apr. 24. 1941 ; 
married. — RA. 

Meltzer, Bernard B. — b. Pliiladelphi:i, Pa., Nov. 21, 
1914; Simon Gratz High Sch. grad.; U. of Chicago, 
A. B. 1935, J. D. 1937 ; Harvard. LL. M. 1939 ; mem. 
of bar of 111. ; jr. atty. and legal asst. to the chm.. 
Securities and Exchange Commn., 1938-40 ; atty. in law 
firm Apr.-Oct. 1940, Nat. Defense Commn. 1940-41 ; 
atty. in charge of legal research. Priorities Div., Office 
of I'roduction Management, Feb. -July 1941 ; app. asst. 
to asst. sec. of state at .^S.OOO in the Dept. of State 
July 12. 1941.— A-A. 

Memminger, Lucien. — b. Tampa, Fla., Aug. 11, 
1879; Charleston (S.C.) Higii Sch.; U. of the South 3 
yrs. : served term in State Militia of S.C. ; newspaper 
work. Washington corr. ; app. cons. elk. Mar. 30, 1907 ; 
V. and dep. cons. gen. at Boma Apr. 3, 1907 ; cons. asst. 
July 1, 1908 ; v. and dep. cons, at Naples Aug. 13, 1908 : 
at Beirut Apr. 21, 1910; v. and dep. cons. gen. at 
Smyrna Jan. 21, 1911 : at Paris Dec. 13, 1911 ; cons, 
at Rouen Sept. 18. 1913; del.. Int. Conf. of Chambers 
of Com., Paris, 1914 ; at Madras Dec. 22, 1914 ; cons, 
of class seven by act approved Feb. 5, 1915 : class six 
Sept. 5, 1919: cons, at I^'ghorn Sept. 8. 1919; class 
five Aug. 23, 1922 ; at Bordeaux Apr. 28, 1923 ; For. 
Ser. officer of class six July 1. 1924 : class five May 
17, 192S ; detailed to Int. Naval Stores Conf., Jackson- 
ville, Fla., 1930; cla.ss four July 24, 1930; cons. gen. 
Jan. 22, 1931 ; cons. gen. at Belfast Jan. 27, 1931 ; 
.sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937; cons. gen. at 
Copenhagen Sept. 29. 1937; class three May 1, 1941; 
1st sec. at Pretoria Sept. 2, 1941 ; married. 

Memminger, Robert Brodie, — b. Charleston, S.C, 
Dec. 5. 1904 ; Charleston High Sch. grad. ; Mercersburg 
Acad. grad. : U. of Va. 1923-25, law sch. 1925-2.S ; mem. 



of liar of Va. ; actor and stage nigr. 1928-29 ; linancial 
writer 1929-.30 ; advertising solicitor 1930-31; stage 
director 1932-35; app. For. Ser. officer umlass., v.c. 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 1, 1935 ; 
v.c. at Toronto Oct. 5, 1935; For. Ser. Sch. Aug. 4, 
19;{6; to the Dept. Dec. IS, 193() ; v.c. at Zagreb Apr. 
10. 1!);!7; 3d sec. ami v.c. at Montevideo Dec. 20, 1940; 
married. 

Mericle, Harold Francis (Maj.) — b. Delaware Water 
Gap, Pa., Sept. 12, 1888; George Washington, LL.B. 
1923 ; commissioned in O.R.C. Feb. 26, 1924 ; assigned as 
asst. mil. att. at Cairo Aug. 7, 1941 ; married. 

Merle-Smith, Van Santvoord (Col.). — b. Seabright, 
N.J., June 22, 1.889; Princeton, A.B. 1911; Harvard, 
LL.B. 1914; N.Y. Nat. Guard; U.S. Army 1916-1919; 
O.R.C. 1922-37, 1941- ; assigned as mil. att. at Can- 
berra Aug. 9, 1941 ; married. 

Merrell, Clay.— b. Nashville, Ark., Oct. 9. l.S.Hl ; Nash- 
ville High Sch. grad. ; Barron Acad. 3 yrs. ; business 
courses ; cml. traveler 1900-1904 ; newspaper work and 
elk. to U.S. marshal 1905-12 ; newsiiaijer editor and pub- 
lisher 1913-17; app. v.c. at Halifax Jan. 25, 1918; 
at Charlottetown July 9, 1919 ; at Halifsx Sept. 6. 1919 ; 
at Hamilton, Bermuda, July 1, 1920 ; at Hamilton, Ont., 
May 2, 1941 ; married. 

Merrell, George Robert. — b. St. Louis. Mo., July 
13, 1898 ; U. Sch. for Boys, St. Louis ; Cornell, A.B. 
1921 ; U. S. Army 1917-18. 2d It. ; app. sec. of emb. or 
leg. of class four Dec. 15, 1921 ; assigned to the Dept. 
Jan. 4, 1922 ; to The Hague Mar. 1, 1922 ; sec. to Am. 
del. on Commn. of Jurists, The Hague, 1922-23 ; as- 
signed to Port au Prince Jan. 4, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer 
of class eight and 3d sec. at Port au Prince July 1, 1924 ; 
class seven Aug. 8, 1924 ; class six June 2, 1926 ; 
2d sec. at Paris Nov. 1, 1926 ; at Tegucigalpa July 24, 
1928 ; class five Dec. 19, 1929 ; 2d sec. at Panama 
Aug. 9, 1930 ; to the Dept. June 18, 1031 ; 2d sec. of 
leg. at Peiping Apr. 19, 1935 ; 2d sec. of emb. at 
Peiping Sept. 17, 1935 ; class four and 1st sec. Oct. 1, 
1935 ; cons. Aug. 17, 1937 ; cons, at Harbin Sept. 10, 
1937; class three June 16, 1938; cons, at Amoy, temp., 
Sept. 26. 1940; at Calcutta Apr. 21, 1941; cons. gen. 
and cons. gen. at Kabul Sept. 11, 1941 ; also cons. gen. 
at Calcutta Sept. 16, 1941. 

Merriam, Gordon Phelps. — b. Lexington, Mass., 
July 29, 1899 ; Noble and Greenough Sch. grad. ; Dart- 
mouth, B.S. 1921 ; U. of Chicago, M.S. 1925 ; with 
ambulance corps 1917 ; Am. Red Cross in Halifax, N.S., 
1917-18; U. S. Army 1918, 2d It.; teacher of Eng. and 
geography, Robert Coll., Constantinople, 1921-23; app. 
For. Ser. officer unclass. May 28, 1926 ; v. c. of career 
June 15, 1926 ; v. c. at Beirut Apr. 8, 1927 ; at Da- 
mascu.s, temp., Sept. 6, 1927 ; at Beirut Sept. 27. 1927 ; 
at Aleppo, temp., Oct. 26, 1927; at Beirut Dec. 31, 
1927; as language officer at Paris Aug. 16. 192^;; v. c. 
at Istanbul Apr. 12, 1930 ; class eight, cons., and cons, 
at Istanbul May 9, 1930 ; language officer at Paris Oct. 
18. 19.30; cons, at Cairo July 28. 1931; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. and also 3d sec. at Cairo, temp.. May 4, 
1932 ; resumed charge of consulate Sept. 22, 1932 ; class 
seven July 1, 1934 ; 2d sec. at Cairo July 8. 1935 ; cons, 
and 2d sec. at Teheran Oct. 4, 1935 ; class six Apr. 



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1, 1930 ; 2d sec. at Cairo Sept. 4, 1937 ; to the Dept. 
Feb. 18, 1939; divisional asst. at $5,600 in the Dept. 
of State May 1. 1940; married.— NE. 

Mersman, Scudder. — h. St. Louis, Mo., Aug. 3, 
1888 ; Pawling Sch. ; Yale, Ph.B. 1911 ; elk. 1912-13 ; 
exporting fruits in Tahiti 1916-17; U. S. Army 
1917-19, 2d It. ; with coconuts-products corp. in 
Tahiti since 1919 ; app. v. c. at Tahiti Feb. 10, 1922 ; 
married. 

Messersmith, George Strausser. — b. Fleetwood, Pa., 
Oct. 3, 1883 ; Fleetwood High Sch. : Key.stonc State 
Normal Sch. (Kutztown) grad. ; Delaware Coll.; prin- 
cipal of sch. 1900-1914 ; field agt. of Am. Society for 
Extension of U. Teaching ; sec. and v. pres. of State 
Bd. of Examiners of Del. 1911-14 ; v. pres. of State 
Ed. of Education of Del. 1912-14 ; lecturer at summer 
sch. ; author of articles and pamphlets on education 
and textbook on govt, of Del. ; app. cons, at Fort Erie 
June 25, 1914 ; eons, of class nine by act approved Feb. 
5, 1915 ; cons, at Curacao May 20, 1916 ; class eight 
Sept. 14, 1917; detailed to Antwerp Jan. 29, 1919; 
cons, at Antwerp May 10, 1919 ; clas.s six Sept. 5, i919 : 
class five June 4, 1920 ; class four Nov. 23, 1921 ; class 
three Mar. 1, 1923 ; cons. gen. of class four June 5, 
1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class three July 1. 1924 ; 
eons. gen. at Antwerp Apr. 4, 1925 ; representative, 
Conf. of Int. Chamber of Com., Brussels, 1925 ; class 
(wo June 30, 1927 ; representative, Conf. of Int. Cham- 
ber of Com., Stockholm, 1927 ; cons. gen. at Buenos 
Aires June 7, 1928 ; also on detail as For. Ser. in.sp. 
Mar. 13, 1930 ; cons. gen. at Berlin May 6, 1930 ; class 
one May 9, 1930 ; app. E.E. and M.P. to Uruguay Mar. 
9, 1934 (canceled) ; E.E. and M.P. to Austria Apr. 7, 
1934 ; del., 1st Conf. of Int. Quaternary Assn., Vienna, 
1936 ; asst. sec. of state July 9, 1937 ; also fiscal and 
budget officer July 29, 1937; chm., Bd. of For. Ser. 
Personnel, Bd. of Examiners for the For. Ser., and For. 
Ser. Sch. Bd., 1937-40; chm. Bd. of Appeals and 
Review, 1937-40 ; U. S. representative. Permanent 
Int. Commn. of Permanent Int. Assn. of Road Con- 
gresses, 1937-40 ; app. A.E. and P. to Cuba Jan. 
12, 1940 ; special representative of President with rank 
of A.E. and P. at inauguration of President of Cuba 
Oct. 3, 1940; married. 

Metze, Albert Francis (Capt.). — b. Baltimore, Md , 
July 12, 1910 ; sch. in China ; Arsenal Technical High 
Sch. (Indianapolis) grad. ; U.S.N. A. grad. 1933 ; engi- 
neer for oil comlpany 1933-35 ; entered U.S. Marine 
Corps July 10, 1935 ; assigned as language officer at 
Peiping Feb. 7, 1939 ; as asst. naval att. at Peiping 
Apr. 10, 1941. 

Meyer, Ira Philip. — b. New York, N. Y., Feb. 15, 
1902; Central High Sch. (D. C.) ; business sch.; 
Southeastern U., LL. B. 1939; cml. work 1916-23; 
elk.. Civil Ser. Commn., 1923 ; app. elk. at $900 in the 
Dept. of State Feb. 7, 1924 ; at $1,000 May 16, 1924 ; 
at $1,320 July 1, 1924 ; at $1,380 Mar. 1, 1925 ; at 
$1,500 June 1, 1925; at $1,500 Nov. 1, 1927; at 
$1,680 July 1, 1928; at $1,740 July 1, 1928; at $1,800 
Jan. 1, 1930; at $1,920 July 1, 1930; at $1,9X0 -Aug. 



1, 1936 ; at $2,040 Apr. 16, 1939 ; at $2,100 Aug. 1, 
1940; divisional asst. (tech.) at $2,600 Aug. 1, 1941; 
married. — VD. 

Meyer, Paul T.— b. Brooklyn, N.Y., Feb. 9, 1905 ; U. 
Sch. (Cleveland) grad.; U. of Pa., B.S.E. 1928; with 
banking and investment company 1928—30; v. pres. 
export-import company in U. S., Europe, and Near East 
1930-40 ; app. asst. chief, Div. of Cml. Affairs, Dept. 
of State, at $4,600, June 24, 1940 ; married. — DCA. 

Meyer, Paul Walter. — b. Beatrice, Nebr., Aug. 8, 1900 ; 
East Side High Sch. (Denver) grad. ; U. of Denver, 
A.B. 1923 ; app. student interpreter in China Apr. 3, 
1924 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; v. c. of 
career Sept. 29, 1926 ; v. c. at Chungking Oct. 14, 1926 ; 
at Hankow, temp., Apr. 29, 1927 ; class eight, cons., 
and cons, at Hankow May 23, 1929 ; at Nanking July 2, 
1929 ; class seven Feb. 27, 1931 ; For. Ser. officer at 
Peiping June 23, 1932 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 16, 
1932 ; 2d sec. of leg. at Peiping July 21, 1932 ; 2d sec. of 
emb. at Peiping Sept. 17, 1935; class six Apr. 1, 1937; 
cons, at Yiinnanfu May 29, 1937 ; cons, at Tsingtao Apr. 
27, 1940; married. 

Michela, Joseph Anthony (Maj.). — b. Iron Mountain, 
Mich., Mar. 5, 1903 ; Duluth Central High Sch. grad. ; 
U.S.M.A. grad. 1928 ; Columbia, A.M. 1937 ; assigned 
as asst. mil. att. at Moscow Aug. 31, 1940. 

Middlekauff, Aura I. — b. Hagerstown, Md. ; Business 
High Sch. (D. C.) grad.; stenog. and bookkeeper 1899- 
1914; app. elk. in the Dept. of State Aug. 2, 1915; 
at $1,200 July 1, 1'916 ; at $1,400 Aug. 1, 1918; at 
$1,600 Jan. 1, 1920; at $1,800 Sept. 1, 1922; at 
$2,100 July 1, 1924 ; at $2,200 Dec. 1, 1925 ; at $2,400 
July 1, 1928; at $2,500 July 1, 1928; at $2,700 July 
1, 1930 ; at $2,800 Apr. 1, 1938 ; at $2,900 June 16, 1941 ; 
asst. chief of fiscal control section, Div. of Accounts, 
Aug. 16, 1941.— DA. 

Midkiff, Harold M. (Ensigrn). — b. Cascade, Iowa, 
Sept. 25, 1916; commissioned in U.S. Naval Reserve 
Aug. 8, 1941 ; assigned as asst. naval att. and asst. 
naval att. for air at Rio de Janeiro Oct. 30, 1941. 

Milbourne, Harvey Lee. — b. Rockville, Md., May 10, 
1895 ; Charles Town (W.Va.) High Sch. grad. ; U. of 
Richmond 1914-17; U. S. Army 1917-19; app. v. c. 
at Amoy Aug. 28, 1919; at Swatow Oct. 14, 1920; at 
Tsinan Nov. 23, 1920 ; at Tsingtao Mar. 15, 1921 ; v. c. 
of career of class three Feb. 26, 1923 ; v. c. at Tsinan 
Mar. 2, 1923 ; class two May 10, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer 
unclass. July 1, 1924 ; v. c. at Tientsin Aug. 8, 1925 ; at 
Amoy May 10, 1927 ; at Hankow Apr. 6, 1928 ; class 
eight, cons., and cons, at Hankow May 17, 1028 ; class 
seven May 9, 1930 ; cons, at Cologne Oct. 14, 1930 ; at 
Quebec May 25, 1932; at Windsor Dec. 10, 1936; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; class six May 1, 1941 : 
married. 

Millard. Hugh.— b. Omaha. Nebr., Aug. 12, 1894 ; 
Omaha High Sch. grad.; Cornell, B.S. 1916; fruit 
ranching 1916-17 ; Am. Field Ser. in France Mar.-Aug. 
1917; U. S. Naval Reserve 1917-19, It. (jg.) ; with 



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Am. comiiin. to Nosotiato IVai'o, raiis, 191S-1S) ; elk. . 
in Am. cmb. at I'aris 1911>-L'0; sec. to Am. amb. to 
lYanco Mar.- July 1920 ; app. sec. of emb. or leg. of class 
four AuR. :;4. 19:;i ; to tbf l>ept. Sept. 8. 1921 ; detailed 
to Conf. on Limitation of Armament. Wasbington, 
1921-22; assiK'ned to Kio de Janeiro June 14, 1922; 
For. Ser. officer of cla.>*s eight July 1. 1924 ; 3d sec. at 
Berlin July 17. 1924; class seven Aug. 8, 1924; class 
six Oct. 19. 192G; 2d .sec. at Tokyo Feb. 7. 1927; at 
Teheran June 1.3. 1929; class five Dec. 19. 1929; 2d 
sec. at Montevideo Dec. 20. 1980 (canceled) ; at Ma- 
drid Apr. 23, 1931 ; sec. Int. Radio Conf., Madrid. 
1932 ; 2d sec. at London. Dec. 5. 1933 ; class four and 
1st sec. Oct. 1. 1935 ; cons. Aug. 17. 1937 ; cons, and 
1st sec. at Sofia May 24, 1938 ; class three June 16, 
1938; married. 

Miller. Charles Horace Kendall (Lt. Comdr.). — b. In 
rennsylvjinia, Apr. 10, 1806 ; commissioned in U.S. Navy 
Dec. 3. 1921 ; assigned as asst. naval att. and asst. naval 
att. for air at Uio de Janeiro Aug. 2, 1941 ; married. 

Miller, Edward Godfrey, Jr. — b. San Juan, P. R., of 
Am. parents, Sept. 27, 1911 ; St. Paul's Sch. grad. ; 
Yale. A. B. 1933 ; Harvard, LL. B. 1936 ; atty. in law 
firm lVt.36-41 ; app. divisional asst. at $5,600 in the 
Dopt. of State July 8, 1941 ; married. — FF. 

Miller. George E. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., May 15, 
1896 ; high sch. and Pace Inst. ; U. S. Navy 1917-21 ; in 
private business 3 yrs. ; elk., U. S. Govt., 3 yrs. ; dis- 
bursing officer for Europe (Dept. of Com.) in office 
of cml. att. at Paris 1927-35, at London 19.35- 
39; app. asst. trade conimr. at London Apr. 11, 1939; 
For. Sor. officer of class eight July 1, 1939; assigned 
to Paris for duty with dist. acct. and disbursing office, 
temp., July 12. 19.39 ; For. Ser. officer at Nantes, temp., 
Oct. 5. 1939 ; v.c. of Ciireer and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Nov. 16, 1939; v.c. at Paris Dec. 29. 19.39; at Lis- 
bon Sept. 12. 1941 ; married. 

Miller. Hunter.— b. New York, N.Y., Jan. 2, 1875; 
N.Y. Law Sch., LL.B. 1910, LL.M. 1911 ; mem. of bar 
of N.Y. : 9th N.Y. Volunteer Infantry 1898. 1st It. ; 
author ; app. special asst.. Dept. of State, June 1917 ; 
attached to Inquiry conducted by Col. House July 1917- 
Nov. 1918 ; mem. of committee of three app. by sec. 
of state on questions of int. law before the Peace Conf. 
1917-18; legal adviser, mission of CoL House, Paris, 
Nov-Dec. 1918 ; legal adviser. Am. Mission to Nego- 
tiate Peace, Paris. 1918-19 ; resigned from the Dept. 
of State Oct. 1919 ; app. editor of treaties at $5,600 
in the Dept. of State Oct. 1, 1929 ; chm. of Am. del., 
Conf. for the Codification of Int. Law, The Hague, 
1930: historical adviser at $6,500 May 1, 1931; mem., 
Nat. Historical Publications Commn., 1934-.38 ; mem.. 
Committee on Anhive.s. 193.5- ; del., 2(1 Gen. Assem- 
bly, Pan Am. Inst, of Geography and History, Wash- 
ington. 1935; editor of the treaties Aug. 1, 1938; 
married. — ET. 

Miller, Ralph George. — b. New York, N.Y., Oct. 6, 
1903 : Browning Sch. ; Harvard, A.B. 1925 ; with Invest- 



ment bankers 1925-26 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. 
and V. c. of career Oct. 24, 1928 ; For. Ser. Sch. Nov. 
5, 1928 ; asst. sec. of Am. del., Int. Conf. of Am. 
States on Conciliation and Arbitration, Washington, 
1928-29 ; v. c. at Buenos Aires Mar. 29, 1929 ; sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 17, 1931 ; 3d sec. at Montevideo 
Dec. 9, 1931 ; v. c. at London June 25, 1935 ; class 
eight, cons., and cons, at London Oct. 1, 1935 ; 3d sec. 
at Habana June 14, 1937 ; cla.ss seven Aug. 17, 1938 ; 
2d sec. at Habana Mar. 1, 1939 ; married. 

Millet, Charles Sumner. — b. Brockton, Mass., July 22, 
1908 ; Boston English Iligli Sch. grad. ; Vt. Acad. grad. ; 
Harvard 1927-28 ; Norwich U. 1929-31 ; Ce.sare Alfleri, 
Florence, Italy, diploma 1935 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v. c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Oct. 1. 1935; language officer at Peiping Oct. 15. 1935; 
V. c. at Harbin Jan. 6. 1938 ; at Tientsin, temp., Apr. 
30, 1940 ; at Harbin Apr. 14, 1941 ; at Shanghai Apr. 17, 
1941 ; married. 

Millington, Yale Oldknow. — b. Stephentown, N.Y., 
Oct. 10. 1887; Halifax (Nova Scotia) Acad.; Colgate 
U. 1905-8 ; George Washington. A.B. 1909 ; teacher of 
Eng. and hist, in high sch. 1900-11 ; asst. and act. 
chief of div. in Library of Cong. 1911-24 ; U. S. Army 
1918; asst. librarian. N.C. State Coll., 1924-25; re- 
search work for Inst, for Govt. Research May-July 
1925 ; app. drafting officer and asst. librarian at $2,400 
in the Dept. of State Feb. 1. 1926 ; at $2,500 Nov. 1, 
1927; at .$2,700 July 1, 192S ; at $2,800 July 1, 1928; 
at $3,200 Apr. 1, 1929; at $3,400 July 1, 1930: mem., 
Dept. of State committee for codification of Fed. regu- 
lations 1937-38; at $3,500 Apr. 16, 1939; married.— 
Li. 

Mills, Sheldon Tibbetts. — b. Seattle, Wash., Aug. 
13, 1904; Franklin High Sch. (Portland, Oreg.) grad.; 
Reed Coll., A.B. 1927 ; Forest Ser. lookout, summers 
1924, 1925; asst. in Eng. dept., Reed Coll., 1926-27; 
seaman, summer 1927 ; reporter 1928 ; app. For. Ser. 
officer unclass. and v. c. of career Oct. 24, 1928 ; For. 
Ser. Sch. Nov. 5, 1928 ; v. c. at La Paz Mar. 29. 1929 ; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Feb. 27, 1931 ; 3d sec. at Panama 
Mar. 21, 1931 ; v. c. at Bucharest June 20, 1934 ; class 
eight, cons., and cons, and 3d sec. at Bucharest Oct. 1, 
19.35 ; class seven Aug. 17, 1938 ; 2d sec. at Bucharest 
in addition to duties as cons. Mar. 1, 1939 ; to the Dept. 
May 19, 1939; detailed for special study (Harvard) 
Sept. 12, 1939; 2d sec. at Santiago June 5, 1940; class 
six Aug. 1, 1940 ; married. 

Minneman, Paul George. — b. Sidney. Ohio, July 9, 
1902 ; Sidney High Sch. grad. ; Ohio Stale U., A.B. 
1924, M.S. 1926, Ph.D. 1929; U. of Breslau, Germany, 
1926-27; 1st It., O.R.C ; research a.sst. 1928 and instr. 
1929, Ohio State U. ; economist, Dept. of Agri., 1929- 
:'.6; app. asst. agri. att. at London May 1, 1936; For. 
Ser. officer of cla.ss four July 1, 1939 : to the Dept. and 
detailed to the Dept. of Agri. Sept. 15, 19:59; cons, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 19.39; mem., Jt. Survey 
of Cuban Agri. Resourcs. Habiina. 1941 ; married. 



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Minnigerode, Holdsworth Gordon. — b. Washington, 
D.C., Aug. 22, 1905 ; Western High Sch. grad. ; Brown 
U., Ph.B. 1928 ; newspaper reporter 1929 ; app. For. 
Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Apr. 15, 1930; v.c. at Montreat Apr. 29, 
1930; at Quebec, temp., July 12, 1930; at Montreal 
Sept. 9, 1930; For. Ser. Sch. Sept. 27, 1930; v.c. at 
Jerusiilem Feb. 24, 1931 ; v.c. and 3d sec. at Teguci- 
galpa July 17, 1933 ; at Bangkok Oct. 22, 1934 ; v.C: 
at Singapore Dec. 4, 1937; class eight Nov. 16, 1939; 
v.c. at Penang, temp.. May 24, 1940 ; at Singapore 
Dec. 10, 1940 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at San Jos^ Aug. 27, 
1941 ; married. 

Minor, George Carlton, — b. Rendville, Ohio, May 
17, 1891; Buckhannon (W. Va.) High Sch. grad.; 
Carnegie Inst, of Tech., B.S. 1916; telegraph operator 
1908-11 ; apprentice .signal engineer 1916-17 ; jr. en- 
gineer 1917; U. S. Army 1917-20, 1st It.; with Am. 
Red Cro.ss in Europe 1920-22 ; app. elk. in Am. leg. at 
Tirana Feb. 9, 1923 ; v. c. at Tirana June 16, 1926 ; 
at Stuttgart Dec. 14, 1928 ; at Cologne Mar. 11, 1932 ; 
V. c. at Paris for duty in the dist. acct. and disbursing 
office May 21, 1932 ; asst. dist. acct. and disbursing 
officer at Paris Aug. 24, 1932 ; v. c. and special dis- 
bursing officer at Moscow Feb. 10, 1934 ; v. c. at 
Ottawa Nov. 26, 1938 ; also asst. dist. acct. and dis- 
bursing officer at Ottawa Jan. 9, 1939 ; dist. acct. and 
disbursing officer Feb. 23, 1940 ; married. 

Minor, Harold Bronk. — b. Holton, Kans., Feb. 1, 
1902; Holton High Sch. grad.; Georgetown, B.S. (For. 
Ser.) 1927 ; salesman 1921-23 ; app. elk. in Am. consu- 
late at Tampico Nov. 28, 1927 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., 
V. c. of career, and v. c. at Tampico Mar. 26, 1929; at 
Cali May 16, 1930 ; at Rio de Janeiro June 15, 1931 ; 
class eight, cons., and cons, at Rio de Janeiro Oct. 1, 
1935; at Jeru.salem Oct. 28, 1936; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; class seven Aug. 17, 1938 ; cons, 
and 2d .sec. at Tehran Mar. 21, 1940 ; class six May 1, 
1941 ; married. 

Minter, John Russell. — b. Abbeville, S.C, Nov. 12, 
1893 ; Anderson High Sch. grad. ; Davidson Coll., A.B. 
1913, M.A. 1915; teacher in high sch. 1913-14, in Lin- 
wood Coll. 1915-16; Journalist 1916-17; U. S. Marine 
Corps 1917-19, capt., overseas service ; app. v. c. of 
career of class three May 24, 1920 ; v. c. at Port Eliza- 
beth Aug. 2, 1920 ; at .Tohannesburg Mar. 8, 1921 ; 
class two Nov. 17, 1921 ; class one May 26, 1922 ; cons, 
of class seven Mar. 1, 1923 ; detailed to Cape Town 
May 25, 1923 ; class six Dec. 19, 1923 ; cons, at Breslau 
June 11, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class seven July 
1, 1924; cons, at Para Feb. 16, 1927; class six June 
30, 1927 ; resigned Aug. 4, 1928 ; app. divisional asst. 
at $4, COO in the Dept. of State Aug. 18, 1930 ; at 
$5,600 July 1, 1936; at $5,800 June 1, 1939; For. 
Ser. officer of class four, cons., and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. June 4, 1940 ; 1st sec. at Canberra June 10, 1940 ; 
married. 

Mitchell, Lloyd Clair. — b. Du Bois, Pa., Mar. 6, 1896 ; 
Sandy Township High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; 
Washington Sch. of Accountancy, B.C.S. 1924 ; Am. U. ; 



bookkeeper and elk., supervisor and insp. in mining 
company 1913-19 ; app. elk. at $1,000 in the Dept. of 
State Dec. 18, 1919; at $1,200 Jan. 1, 1921; at $1,400 
Oct. 1, 1923 ; at $1,680 July 1, 1924 ; at $1,860 Dec. 15, 
1924 ; at $2,000 July 1, 1928 ; at $2,100 July 1, 1928 ; 
at $2,300 July 1, 1930; accounting instr.. For. Ser. 
Sch., 1930 ; at $2,400 Apr. 1, 1938 ; disbursing officer, 
Sth Int. Conf. of Am. States, Lima, 1938 ; chief of re- 
view and suspension reply section, Div. of Accounts, 
Sept. 4, 1938 ; chief of audit section at $2,900 Apr. 1, 
1940 ; at $3,200 May 16, 1940 ; chief of fiscal control 
section June 10, 1941 ; asst. chief, Div. of Accounts, 
at $3,500 Aug. 16, 1941 ; married. — DA. 

Mitchell, Mary Helene. — b. Fairfax Co., Va. ; Business 
High Sch. (D.C.) grad.; stenog. in law firm 1912-22; 
sec. to mem. of Cong. 1924-33; app. private sec. to 
asst. sec. of state at $2,600 Nov. 1, 1933 ; elk., 3d meet- 
ing of the Int. Tech. Consulting Committee on Radio 
Communications, Monte Estorll, Portugal, 1934 ; elk.. 
Preliminary Naval Conversations, London, Oct. -Dec. 
1934 ; private sec. to couns. of Dept. of State May 21, 
1037-Mar. 31, 1938; app. private sec. to couns. of 
Dept. of State at $2,600 Sept. 16, 1938 ; at $2,700 
Apr. 16, 1939 ; tech. asst. (legal) Mar. 4, 1941.— VD. 

Mitchell, Reginald Parramore. — b. Sanford, Fla., 
June 21, 1902; Vanderbilt U., A.B. 1925; Emory U. 
Sch. of Law 1927-28 ; U. of Bordeaux 1931-32 ; Wash- 
ington corr., press assn. and newspaper editorial ac- 
tivities 1919-31 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Bor- 
deaux June 6. 1931 ; v. c. at Bordeaux Sept. 4, 
1931 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v. c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; v. c. at Bor- 
deaux Jan. 2, 1932; For. Ser. Sch. Mar. 17, 1932; 
V. c. at Hankow July 26, 1932 ; 3d sec. at Warsaw Jan. 
3, 1936 ; at Dublin Aug. 26, 1937 ; to the Dept. Apr. 7, 
1938 ; class eight Apr. 1, 1939 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Port- 
au-Prince Aug. 28, 1941 ; married. 

Moe, Albert Ferdinand (Capt.) — b. Oakland, Calif., 
Nov. 15. 1907 ; Oakland High Sch. grad. ; U. of Calif., 
B.S. 1928, grad. work 1938 ; asst. purser for steamship 
lines 1928-29 ; 2d It., O.R.C., 1928-29 ; entered U. S. 
Marine Corps Aug. 2, 1929 ; assigned as language 
officer at Peiping July 15, 1938 ; married. 

Moessner, Wallace Eugene. — b. Atlanta, Ga., Dec. 
26, 1893 ; Guymon (Okla.) High Sch. ; business sch. ; 
Okla. Agri. and Mech. Coll. 1912-16 ; U. S. Army 1918- 
19. overseas service ; 2d It., O.R.C. ; civil engineer 1916- 
18, 1920 ; asst. sales mgr. in wholesale company 1921- 
23 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Manchester June 26, 
1924 ; V. c. at Manchester Sept. 3, 1924 ; at Trinidad 
Nov. 30, 1934 ; at Curagao Mar. 1, 1937 ; at La Guaira, 
temp., Aug. 23, 1940 ; at Toronto Feb. 13, 1941 ; married. 

Moffat, Jay Pierrepont. — b. Rye, N.Y., July 18, 1896; 
Harvard 191.5-17 ; private sec. to Am. minister to the 
Netherlands and asst. in the leg. 1917-19 ; app. sec. 
of onib. or leg. of class four Sept. 5, 1919 ; assigned 
to Warsaw Sept. 27, 1919 ; to the Dept. Apr. 11, 1921 ; 
to Tokyo Aug. 2, 1921 ; class three Aug. 24, 1921 ; to 
Constantinople Sept. 12, 1923; class two Jan. 23, 



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101:4 ; VoT. Ser. offloor of class four July 1, 1024 ; to 
the Dt'pt. Sept. 8, 1025; 1st sec. at Ottawa, temp., Apr. 

29, 1927 : to the Dcpt. July 15, 1027 ; 1st sec. at Berne 
Sept. 29, 1927 ; I'rep. Comnin. for the Oisarniament 
Conf., Geneva, tech. asst. 1927, 1020, ndvlsor 1930; 
tech. asst., Conf. for the Abolition of Import and Ex- 
port rrohibitions and Restrictions, Geneva, 1928 ; class 
three May 23, 1029 ; sec. to Am. del.. Red Cross and 
Prisoners of War Conf., Geneva, 1929 ; tech. asst.. 4th 
^■ess., Special Conunn. for the Preparation of a Draft 
Convention on the Private Manufacture of Arms and 
Ammunition and Implements of War, Geneva, 1029 ; 
to the Dept. May 1, 1931 ; class two July 1, 1931 ; chief, 
Div. of Western European Affairs, July 15, 1932 ; 
mem.. Committee on Archives, 1035 ; cons. gen. and cons, 
pen. at Sydney, N.S.W., Apr. 24, 1935 ; class one Oct. 
1. 1035: to the Dept. June 19, 1937; chief, Div. of 
European Affairs, July 17, 1937; adviser, Conf. of Brus- 
sels, 1937 : asst. to representative of President on spe- 
cial mission to European chiefs of state, 1940 ; E. E. 
and M.P. to Cannda June 4, 1940 ; al.so E.E. and M.P. 
to Govt, of I.uxenihourg established in Canada Feb. 11, 
1941 ; married. 

Moffltt. James P.— b. Albany. N.Y., Mar. 18, 188G ; 
Fordham U., LL.B. 1910 ; sec, teacher, and librarian 
1907-10; law practice 1910-17; U. S. Army 1917-19, 
It.; app. cons, of class .seven Sept. 5, 1919; detailed to 
Bru.ssels Oct. 29. 1920; to the Dept. Apr. 11, 1921; 
cons, at Rangoon July 27, 1921 ; class six Nov. 23, 
1921 ; detailed to Cape Town Mar. 12, 1924 ; For. Ser. 
oflQcer of class seven July 1, 1924 ; class six Aug. 8, 
1924 ; cons, at Cape Town May 1(5, 1925 ; at Johannes- 
burg July fi. 1925 : at Cape Town Aug. 24, 1925 ; at 
Lourengo Marques Dec. 30, 1925; to the Dept. May 11, 
1928; class Ave May 9, 1930; cons, at Marseille June 

30, 1930; at Stuttgart Dec. 18. 1933; at Amsterdam 
May 22. 1930 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; class 
four Mar. 1, 1039; cons, at Caracas Apr. 10, 1941; 
marriid. 

Mokma, Gerald Adrian. — b. Holland, Mich., June 8, 
1900; Hope Coll. Prep. Sch. ; Central Coll., B.Sc. 1922; 
S.A.T.C. 1918; educational work in Japan 1922-25, prof, 
of Eng. literature and .sociology at Meiji Gakuin, Tokjo, 
1924-25 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Batavia June 
18, 1926: V. c. at Batavia Jan. 12, 1927; at Surabaya, 
temp., July 7, 1927 ; at Batavia Nov. 23, 1927 ; at 
Cologne July 27, 1928: at Leipzig Apr. 13, 1929; For. 
Ser. offlter unclass., v. c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Dec. 19, 1929 : v. c. at Maracaibo Dec. 31, 1929 ; at 
Nuevitas June 11, 1932; at Antwerp Aug. 10, 1933; 
cla!«s eight, cons., and cons, at Antwerp Oct. 1, 1935 ; 
at Tampico June 17, 1938 (canceled) ; class seven 
Aug. 17. 1938; cons, at Ensenada Aug. 26, 1938; at 
Tijuana June 12, 1940; married. 

Molesworth, Kathleen. — b. Montell, Tex., Dec. 7. 
1895; U. of Tex.. B.A. 1917. M.B.A. 1920; secretary 
at U. of Tex. ; dk. to cml. att. at Madrid 2 yrs. ; as^t. 
and act. mgr. of export dept. of business; entered Bu. 
of For. and Dom. Com. Feb. 10, 1929 ; elk. to cml. att. 
at Habana 1929-30 ; app. asst. trade rommr. at Ha- 
bana July 1, 1930; at Guatemala Dec. 12, 1930; For. 
Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 19.39 ; v. c. of career and 



sec. In the Diplo. Ser. Nov. IG, 1939 ; v. c. at Guatemala 
Dec. 29, 1939. 

Monroe, Herbert B. — b. Boston. Mass.. June 5, 1899; 
Reading (Pa.) High Sch.; business sch.; studied Ger- 
man in Prague; Nat. U. Law Sch.; U.S. Army 
1917-19 ; dk., War Dept., 1919-21 ; dk. in Am. con- 
sulate at Prague 1921-24 ; app. elk. at $1,320 in the 
Dept. of State Aug. 18. 1924; at $1,680 Dec. 1, 1924; 
at $1,740 Mar. 1. 1927; at $1,800 Jan. 1. 1928; at 
$1,920 July 1, 1928 ; at $2,040 July 1. 1930 ; at $2,100 
June 1, 1931; at $2,200 Apr. 1. 1938; divisional asst. 
at $2.G00 Aug. IG, 1940; married.— VD. 

Monsma, George Norman. — h. Grand Rapids, M cli., 
Dec. 3, 1009 ; Grand Rapids Christian High Sch. .1 rad. ; 
Calvin Coll., A.B. 1935 ; George Washington, J.D. 1040 ; 
mom. of bar of D.C. ; teacher of math, and social science 
in jr. high sch. 1935-36; elk.. Dept. of Labor. 1936-37; 
corr. elk. and examiner, Treas. Dept., 1937-41 ; app. 
divisional asst. at Sf2.mo in the Dopt. of State Oct. 1, 
1941 ; married. WT. 

Montamat, Harold Edward. — b. Antwerp, Belgium, 
of Am. parents, Feb. 2, 1905 ; Stevens Sch. grad. ; 
Dartmouth, A.B. 1929 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., 
V. c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; 
V. c. at Habana Jan. 12, 1932 ; For. Ser. Sch. Nov. 29, 
1032 ; V. c. at Nanking Mar. 30, 1933 ; at Hankow Feb. 
27, 1935; at Callao-Lima Apr. 13, 1937; v. c. and 3d 
sec. at La Paz June 20, 1938 ; class eight Mar. 1, 1040 ; 
V. c. and 3d sec. at Panama Sept. 24, 1940. 

Montell, Rafael Robert. — b. Simo, Finland, Aug. 6, 
1881 ; naturalized 1924 ; Alexanders U.. Helsingfors, 
1900; Polytechnic Coll.. Helsingfors, C.E. 1904; struc- 
tural and consulting engineer in U. S. and Canada 
1004-33 ; app. supervisor of construction at Helsinki 
for the Dept. of State Oct. 28. 1938 ; also v. c. at 
Helsinki July 11, 1940; married. 

Montgomery, Edmund Brewer. — b. Quincy. 111.. Sept. 
18, ISOI : Quincy High Sch. grad. ; U. of Wis. 1910-12 ; 
U.S.N.A. 1918: dk. 191.3-15; engineering 1915-17; 
U. S. Navy 1917-19. ensign ; app. v. c. at Port Lim6n 
Feb. 12. 1019 ; v. c. of career of class three May 24, 
1920; V. c. at Barranquilla Aug. 2, 1920: class two 
Nov. 17, 1921 ; class one May 26, 1922 ; v. c. at Monte- 
video June 23, 1922 ; at Rio de Janeiro Sept. 1, 1922 ; 
cons, of class seven Mar. 1, 1923 ; class six Dec. 19, 
1923 ; detailed to London Feb. 15, 1924 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class seven July 1, 1924 ; detailed to Dublin 
July 12, 1924 ; to London Aug. 1, 1924 ; class six Aug. 
:'.l, 1925 ; cons, at Madras Mar. 8, 1026 ; cla.ss Ave 
Dec. 19. 1929; to the Dept. Oct. 21, 1930; eons, at 
Habana July 16, 1934 ; at San Luis Potosf Aug. 13. 
1935 : sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; cons, at 
Niagara Falls, temp., Aug. 21, 1040; class four May 1, 
1941 ; married. 

Mooers, Horatio Tobey. — b. Vassalboro, Mo., May 3, 
1894 : Skowhegan High Sch. giad. ; Bowdoin Coll., 
B.A. 1018; Dartmouth, summer 1918; Nouvelle ftcole 
des Ilautes lOtudes, Brussels, 1919 ; French Army, 
ambulance corps, 1917 ; U. S. Army 1918 ; app. v. c. 
at Antwerp Jan. 27, 1919; at Brussels May 10, 1919; 
at Glasgow Dec. 3, 1919 ; at Edinburgh Jan. 26, 1920 ; 



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at Horta May 18, 1920 ; v. c. of career of class three 
May 24, 1920, and v. c. at Horta; at Lisbon Apr. 3, 
1922 ; class two May 26, 1922 ; class one Nov. 23, 
1923 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; class 
eight and cons. Aug. 8, 1924 ; cons, at Turin Jan. 22, 
1926 ; at Quebec Apr. 11, 1928 ; class seven Oct. 16, 
1929 ; at Cherbourg Nov. 2, 1931 ; at Toronto July 17, 
1933 ; class six July 1, 1934 ; cons, at San Jos6 July 

15, 1937 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 31, 1937 ; also 
2d sec. at San Jos6 Aug. 6, 1937 ; cons, at Mexicali 
Dec. 20, 1937 ; married. 

Moore, Rupert Holyoake. — b. in England, June 22, 
1877 ; Brit, subject ; St. John's Coll., Winnipeg ; bank 
elk. 1894-1900 ; newspaper reporter in Hawaiian I. 
1900-1904, in Kenora 1905 ; app. act. cons. agt. at 
Kenora Dec. 29, 1908 ; cons. agt. at Kenora Mar. 6, 
1909 ; resigned Sept. 1916 ; app. cons. agt. at Kenora 
Feb. 5, 1918; married. 

Moore, Sarah Dameron. — b. Baltimore, Md. ; Am. Sch. 
in Manila ; Chateau des Bois, Geneva, 2 yrs. ; sec. to li- 
brarian 1917-18; app. elk. at $1,100 in the Dept. of 
State Feb. 12, 1918 ; at $1,200 July 1, 1918 ; at $1,000 
Feb. 1, 1919; at $1,200 Mar. 1, 1919; at $1,400 Jan. 

16. 1922 ; at $1,680 July 1, 1924 ; at $1,740 Mar. 1, 
1925; at $1,860 Feb. 1, 1926; at $2,000 July 1, 1928; 
at $2,200 July 1, 1930 ; at $2,600 June 1, 1931 ; asst. 
chief. Office of Coordination and Review, at $3,500 Sept. 
25, 1937 ; at $3,600 Apr. 16, 1939. — CR. 

Moose, James Sayle, Jr. — b. Morrillton, Ark., Oct. 
3, 1903 ; Ky. Mil. Inst. ; U. of Mo., A.B. 1922 ; Universi- 
dad Nacional de Mexico 1 term; ri:c()le Libre des 
Sciences Politiques 1930-32 ; I'Ecole Nationale des 
Langues Orientales Vivantes 1930 33 ; bank elk. 1922 ; 
construction work 1922-23 ; merchant 1923-27 ; app. 
For. Ser. officer unclass. and v. c. of career Jan. 13, 1928 ; 
For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 20, 1928 ; v. c. at Saloniki June 12, 
1928; language officer to the consulate gen. at Paris 
Aug. 12, 1930 ; also v. c. at Paris May 1. 1931 ; v. c. at 
Beirut, temp., June 17, 1932 ; v. c. and language officer 
at Paris Sept. 27, 1932 ; v. c. at Baghdad Apr. 20, 1933 ; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. May 11, 1933; also 3d sec. at 
Baghdad June 2, 1933 ; class eight July 1, 1934 ; cons. 
Jan. 22, 1935 ; cons, at Baghdad in addition to duties 
as 3d sec. Jan. 24, 1935 ; class seven and 2d sec. at 
Baghdad in addition to duties as cons. Apr. 1, U;3(J : 
cons, and 3d sec. at Teheran Sept. 15, 19.36 ; 2d sec. at 
Teheran in addition to duties as cons. Feb. 23, 1937 ; 
class six May 1, 1938; also 2d sec. at Kabul Mar. 13. 
1940; married. 

Morales, Arturo. — b. Habana, Cuba, of Anr. parents, 
Nov. 16, 1913 ; University High Sch. grad. ; U. of 
Puerto Rico, B.A. 1935; U. of Tex., M.A. 1836; 
Universidad de San Marcos, Lima, summer 1940 ; 
instr. in social science, U. of Puerto Rico, 1930-39 ; 
asst. prof, of Latin-Am. affairs. U. of Miami, 1939-40 ; 
i-epresentative of U. of Miami ; Coiif. on Inter-Am. 
Relations in the Field of Education, Washington 1939. 
Inter-Am. Conv., U. of Fla. 1939, and 8th Am. 
Scientific Cong., Washington 1940 ; app. translator at 
$3,1'00 in tlie Dept. of State Oct. 2, 1940; divisional 
asst. at $3,800 Sept. 16, 1941 ; married.— RC. 



Morales, Cecil Rafael. — b. Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico, 
Nov. 16, 1907; U. High Sch. grad.; U. of Puerto Rico 
1925-27, summers 1927 and 1928 ; William and Mary 
Coll., A.B. 1930 ; U. of Chicago, A.M. 1933 ; Columbia U. 
1937-38 ; teacher of Spanish in high sch. 1927-36 ; asst. 
prof, of modern languages, William and Mary Coll., 
1936-41 ; lecturer in Spanish, U. of Puerto Rico, sum- 
mers 1934, 1935, 1936, 1938, 1940, and in charge of 
summer-sch. publicity in U.S. 1941 ; app. translator, 
temp., at $2,600 in the Dept. of State Sept. 10, 1941 ; 
married. — TC. 

More, James Bolard,- — b. Independence. Kans., Aug. 
20, 1907 ; Stony Brook Sch. grad. ; U. of Grenoble, sum- 
mer 1929 ; Princeton 3 yis. ; Alleeheny Coll., A.B. 1930 ; 
app. elk. in Am. consulate at I'uerto Plata Jan. 10, 
1931 ; V. c. at Puerto Plata Aug. 4, 1931 ; at Port au 
Prince Jan. 2, 1932 ; elk. in Am. leg. at Santo Domingo 
Feb. 6, 1932 ; v. c. at Santo Domingo Mar. 10, 1932 ; 
at Port au Prince June 9, 1932; at Madrid Dec. 31, 
1934 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v. c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. and v. c. at Madrid Oct. 1, 1935 ; at 
Barcelona Nov. 28. 1930; at Lagos July 1, 1938; at 
Ziirich Mar. 3, 1941. 

Moreland, William Dawson, Jr. — b. Portland, Oreg., 
July 8, 1907; Portland High Sch.; Princlpia Jr. Coll., 
grad. 1927 ; Stanford, A.B. 1929 ; U. of Bordeaux, 
France; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v. c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 15, 1930; v. c. at Van- 
couvei- Apr. 29, 1930; For. Ser. Sch. July 16, 1930; 
V. c. at Guayaquil Nov. 8, 1930 ; at Liverpool Oct. 5, 

1931 ; at Antwerp Aug. 22. 1932 ; at Bordeaux Oct. 4, 
19.35; class eight Apr. 1, 1939; to the Dept. Oct. 13, 
1939: married. — S. 

Morgan, John Heath. — b. Lynn, Mass.. Dec. 6. 1901 ; 
Browne and Nichols Sch. grad. ; Harvard, S.B. 1924 ; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass. Sept. 11, 1925 ; v. e. of 
career May 20, 1920; v. c. at Budapest May 25. 1926; 
class eight, cons., and cons, at Budapest July 24, 1930; 
at Berlin July 31, 1931 ; to the Dept. Nov. 8, 19.33 ; 
class seven Oct. 1, 1935; class six Apr. 1, 1937; cons, 
at Vienna July 14, 1937 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 
31, 1937 ; also 2d sec. at Vienna Aug. 7. 1937 ; cons, at 
Vienna Apr. 7, 1938 ; 2d sec. at Madrid Apr. 17, 1939 ; 
nl.so cons, at Madrid May 0, 1940 ; class five Aug. 1, 
1940; married. 

Moriarty, Francis Brandon. — b. Washington, D.C., 
June 12. 1884; business sch.; Nat. U., LL.B. 1909, 
I.L.M. iniO ; U. of Paris 1922 ; mem. of bar of D.C. ; elk. 
1!)()0-1905: witli mfg. firm 1905-6; stenog.-clk., Dept. 
of Com and Labor, 1906-10; law practice 1910-17; 
IT. S. .Vrmy 1917-19, overseas service; graves-registra- 
tion service in France 1920-21 ; law practice in Paris 
1921-23; app. elk. in Am. consulate at St. Etienne Mar. 
15, 1923 ; V. c. at St. Etienne Dec. 6, 1923 ; at Marseille 
Nov. 29, 1926 ; at Messina July 2, 1929 ; at Paris Dec. 
2, 19.30 ; at Calais, temp., July 21. 1931 ; at Paris Sept. 
1, 1931 ; at Tunis Oct. 17. 1931 ; at Turin Mar. 11, 

1932 ; at M;'ilaga July 22. 1941 ; married. 

Morlock, George Albert. — b. Winchendon, Mass., 
May 15, 1893 : Murdock Sch. grad. ; Clark Coll., A.B. 
1916; French sch., Middlebury Coll.. summer 1919; 
stenog.-clk. 1916-17; U. S. Army 1917-19; app. elk. at 
$1,200 in tbe Dept. of State Sept. 11, 1919; at $1,400 



BIOGRAPHIES 



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Nov. 1. 1919; dctailod ns confldcntinl elk. to accom- 
pany tlic sec. of .state on mission to Rio de Janeiro 
1922; elk., Conf. on Limitation of Armament, Washing- 
ton. 1921-22; elk. to tlie sec. of state Apr. 14, 1922; 
draftinR officer at $2,500 May 20, 1924; at $2,800 
July 1, 1924 ; private sec. to asst. see. of state at 
$2.«>00 Nov. 1, 1927; at $3,000 July 1, 1928; at $3,100 
July 3. 1930; .sec. to the sec. of state on European trip 
1931 ; elk., Conf. of Ministers for Moratorium on Inter- 
governmental Debts, I>ondon, 1931 ; elk., 1st stage. Gen. 
Disarmament Conf., Geneva, 1932, and Int. Monetary 
and Economic Conf.. London, 1933 ; private sec. to chm., 
Inter-Am. Conf. for Maintenance of Peace, Huenos Aires, 
193t); divisional asst. at $3,200 July 1. 1937; elk., 
Conf. of Brussels, 1937; at $3..300 Apr. 16, 1939; 
at $3,800 Oct. 1, 1941; married.— FE. 

Morris, Brewster Hillard. — b. Bryn Mawr, Pa., Feb. 7, 
1909 ; Montgomery Sch. grad. ; Haverford Coll., B.S. 
1930 ; Oxford, B.A. 1932, B.Litt. 1933 ; investment ana- 
lyst 1934-36 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v. c. of 
career, and sec. in the Dlplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1936 ; v. c. at 
Montreal Nov. 23, 1930; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 19, 1938; 
V. c. at Vienna June 29, 1938 ; at Dresden Oct. 16. 1939 ; 
at Berlin Aug. 31, 1940 ; also 3d sec. at Berlin Nov. 16, 
1940 ; relieved of duties as v.c. July 15, 1941. 

Morris. Leland Burnette. — b. Fort Clark, Tex., Feb. 

7, 1886 ; Emerson Inst. ; U. of Pa. part of 5 yrs. ; 
George Washington U. 1 yr. ; app. studeut inter- 
preter in Turkey Apr. 1, 1910 ; dep. cons, at Salonlki 
June 25, 1912 ; v. and dep. cons, at Saloniki Oct. 25, 
1912; also interpreter Aug. 4, 1913; v. and dep. cons, 
gen. and interpreter at Smyrna Dec. 8, 1913 ; v. c. at 
Smyrna Feb. •!, 1915 ; detailed to the Dept. Dec. 31, 
1917; cons, of class eight Feb. 19, 1918; detailed to 
Montreal June 3, 1918 ; to Constantinople Mar. 5, 1919 ; 
cons, in charge at Saloniki June 7, 1919 ; class six Sept. 
5, 1919 ; cons, at Saloniki June 23, 1920 ; class five 
Nov. 23, 1921 ; class four June 3, 1924 ; For. Ser. oflttcer 
of class five July 1, 1924 ; cons, at Cologne Oct. 23, 
1924 ; at Athens Nov. 27, 1926 ; class four June 8, 1927 ; 
cons. gen. and cons. gen. at Athens Nov. 12, 1929 ; 
class three Dec. 26, 1929; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Feb. 
19, 1932 ; also 1st sec. at Athens Feb. 20, 1932 ; re- 
lieved of duties as cons. gen. July 15, 1932 ; cons. gen. 
at Athens Aug. 23, 1933 ; also 1st sec. at Athens Mar. 
13, 1934; class two Oct. 1, 1935; cons. gen. at Jeru- 
salem, temp., Dec. 31, 1935 ; at Alexandria May 22, 
1930 ; also couns. of leg. at Cairo, temp.. Mar. 27, 1937 ; 
del., 7th Int. Conf. for Unification of Penal Law, Cairo, 
1938 ; cons. gen. at Vienna July 27, 1938 ; class one Mar. 
1. 1939; cons. gen. and couns. of emb. at Berlin Aug. 1, 
1940 ; relieved of duties as cons. gen. July 15, 1941 ; 
married. 

Morrig, Shiras, Jr. — b. Hartford, Conn., Apr. 23, 
1905 ; Choate Sch. grad. ; Harvard. A.B. 1927 ; teacher 
1927-28 ; elk. 1928 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass.. v. c. 
of career, and sec. in the Dlplo. Ser. Jan. 22. 1931 ; 
V. c. at Guadalajara Feb. 6, 1931 ; For. Ser. Sch. Aug. 

8. 1931 ; V. c. at Stuttgart Dec. 10, 1931 ; at Marseille 
Dec. 18. 1933; at Montevideo June 11, 1937; sec. to 
.Vm. del., 1st Pan Am. Sanitary Aviation Conf., Monte- 
video, 1939; class eight Mar. 16, 1939; 3d sec. at 
Montevideo in addition to duties as v. c. June 25, 1940 ; 
married. 



Morris, Stephen Van Cortlandt. — b. New York, N.Y., 
Oct. 18, 1909 ; St. George's Sch. grad. ; Yale, A.B. 1932 ; 
ficole Libre des Sciences Polltl<|ues 1932-33 ; London 
Sell, of Economics 1937 ; asst. to sec. gen., Inst, of 
Pacific Relations, 1934-35; sec. to Am. amb. to Italy 
1'.I35 ; asst. to chm. of Dept. of State Committee on 
Political Refugees 1939, and sec. of Intergovernmental 
Committee on Political Refugees 1939- ; app. divisional 
asst. at $3,200 in the Dept. of State July 8, 1940.— 
U-L. 

Morton, William Ross. — b. New Ulm, Minn., Dec. 23, 
1876; Kaukauna (Wis.) High Sch.; law sch.; mining 
company 1896-1900 ; chief Immigration in.sp. in Cuba 
1900-1902; U. S. Immigration Ser. 1902^18; U.S. 
Shipping Bd. investigations 1918-22 ; app. v.c. at 
Athens Jan. 18, 1922; at Glasgow Mar. 6. 1933; at 
Warsaw Feb. 23, 1935 ; at Quebec June 25, 1940 ; at 
Mazatlfm Oct. 25, 1941; marritd. 

Mosburg, Earl Raymond. — b. Lime Kiln, Md., Sept. 
9, 1897; Boys* High Sch. (Frederick) grad.; Nat. U., 
LL.B. 1920; elk.. War Dept., 1918-19; app. elk. at $900 
in the Dept. of State Jan. 4. 1919 ; at $1,000 Aug. 1. 
1919; at $1,200 Jan. 1, 1921; at $1,400 Oct. 1, 1923; 
at $1,680 July 1. 1924; at $1,860 Mar. 16, 1925; at 
$2,100 June 1, 1925 ; at $2,200 Mar. 1, 1927 ; private 
sec. to the sec. of state at $3,000 May 1, 1927 ; at 
$3,200 July 1, 1928 ; at $3,300 July 1, 1928 ; at $3,500 
July 1. 1930 ; at $3,800 Nov. 1. 1930 ; divisional asst. 
June 5, 1935 ; at $4,000 Apr. 16, 1939 ; married.— FBO. 

Moseley, Harold Wilcox. — b. Westfield, Mass.. Apr. 5. 
1907 ; Wcstfleld High Sch. grad. ; Amherst. A.B. 1928 ; 
Harvard. M.B.A. 1931. Ph.D. 1939 ; George Washington 
Law Sch. 1934-35 ; instr. in political science, Doshisha 
U., Japan, 1928-29 ; economist. Nat. Recovery Admin., 
1934-35 ; sales research analyst for mfg. company 1936 ; 
instr. in economics. Amherst Coll., 1937-39 ; app. divi- 
sional asst. at $3,200 in the Dept. of State Sept. 11, 
1939 ; at $4,600 Nov. 1, 1941. — DE. 

Moses, Henry Claremont. — b. Sumter, S.C, Dec. 25, 
1890 ; Furman Fittins Sch. (Greenville) grad. ; Clem- 
son Coll. I'/j yrs.; Brown U. 1 yr. ; Emerson Inst.; 
U. S. Army 1918-19 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at 
Pernambuco Dec. 1920 ; v. c. at Pernambuco July 16. 
1921 ; at Rosario Jan. 17, 1922 ; at Asunci6n Sept. 10, 
1924; at Buenos Aires Oct. 1, 1925; resigned Mar. 1, 
1920; app. v. c. at Rosario Oct. 7, 1927; resigned Nov. 
20, 1931 ; app. v. c. at Saltillo Jan. 15, 1932 ; at Monter- 
rey Sept. 13, 1939; at M6rida, temp., Jan. 19, 1940; 
at Monterrey Feb. 27, 1940; at Durango. temp.. May 1, 
1941 ; married. 

Moss, Marjorie, — b. Washington, D. C. ; Western 
High Sch. grad.; app. elk. at $1,140 in the Dept. of 
State July 0. 1918; at $1,200 Feb. 1, 1'919 ; at $1,320 
Feb. 1, 1920; at $1,100 Oct. 1, 1920; at $1,000 Feb. 
1, 1921; at $1,200 Aug. 10. 1921; at $1,400 Sept. 1, 
1022; at $1,860 July 1, 1924; at $1,920 Dec. 1, 1925; 
at $2,100 July 1. 1928; at $2,200 Sept. 1, 1928; at 
$2,300 Nov. 1. 1928; at $2,500 July 1, 1930; at $2,600 
Apr. 1, I'.t.'iS; admin, asst. at $2,900, Feb. 1, 1941; 
asst. chief. Visa Div., July 24. 1941 ; at $3,800, Aug. 1, 
1941.— VD. 



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Muccio, John Joseph. — b. Valle Agricola, Italy, Mar. 
19, 1000; naturalized 1921; Providence (R.I.) High 
Sch. grad. ; Brown U., Ph.B. 1921 ; George Washington, 
A.M. 1923 ; U. S. Army 1918 ; app. cons. asst. Aug. 15, 
1921 ; V. c. of career of class three Nov. 23, 1923 ; v. c. 
at Hamburg Jan. 2, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. 
July 1. 1924; v. c. at Hong Kong Mar. 16, 1926; class 
eight June 30, 1927 ; cons, and cons, at Hong Kong 
July 16. 1927 ; at Yunnanfu, temp., Feb. 23, 1928 ; at 
Hong Kong Mar. 7, 1928 ; at Foochow Mar. 10, 1930 ; 
class seven July 24, 1930; at Shanghai Feb. 7, 1931; 
class six July 1, 1934; cons, at La Paz Feb. 27, 1935; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 13, 1935 ; aLso 2d sec. at La 
Paz Mar. 16. 1935 ; class five Apr. 1, 1936 ; cons, and 2d 
sec. at San Jos6 Mar. 4, 1938 (canceled) ; 2d sec. at 
Panama Aug. 26, 1938 ; class four Apr. 1, 1939 ; 1st sec. 
at Panama June 20, 1939 ; cons, and 1st sec. at 
Managua, temp., May 28, 1940 ; 1st sec. at Panama 
July 27, 1940. 

Mudge, Richard Bachelder. — b. Melrose, Mass.. Sept. 
9, 1915 ; business sch. ; Andover grad. ; McGill U., 
summer 1937 ; Alliance Frangaise, Sorbonne, U. of 
Grenoble, 1936 ; Harvard. B. S. 1939 ; Universidad 
Nacional de Mexico 1939 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., 
V. c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 
1941 ; V. c. at Barranquilla Mar. 27, 1941. 

Muir, Raymond Douglas. — b. Somerville, Mass., June 
5, 1897 ; Washington Coll. of Law, LL.B. 1933 ; U. S. 
Navy 1917-19 ; asst. port officer in France, U. S. Army, 
1920-22 ; liaison officer. Veterans' Bureau, 1922-30 ; 
asst. chief u.sher, the White House, 1930-33, and chief 
usher 1933-38 ; app. divisional asst. at $4,600 in the 
Dept. of State Apr. 16, 1938 ; mem., Fed. Govt, com- 
mittee, 7th World's Poultry Cong., Cleveland, 1939 ; 
sec, hospitality committee, 8th Am. Scientific Cong., 
Washington, 1940 ; married. — IC. 

Mulliken, Jean Hayden (Mrs.). — b. Dallas, Tex.; 
Spearfish Normal High Sch. grad. ; U. of Colo., A.B. 
1927, M.A. 1928; I'ficole des Sciences Politique 
1928-29 ; Harvard, M.A. 1934, Ph.D. 1937 ; instr. in 
economics, 1929-32, and asst. prof, of economics, 1934- 
38, at Vassar Coll. ; consultant in statistics, Bu. of the 
Budget, 1939-40 ; economic analyst. Export Control Bd., 
1941 ; app. divisional asst. at $3,800 in the Dept. of 
State Oct. 2, 1941.— TA. 

Mundy, Louis Edward. — b. Huntingburg, Ind., Feb. 
15. 1892 ; Huntingburg High Sch. ; business sch. ; stenog. 
and elk. 1913-17 ; app. elk. at $900 in the Dept. of State 
June 1, 1917; at $1,000 Sept. 25, 1917; at $1,200 Aug. 
1, 1918; elk.. Am. Comnin. to Negotiate Peace, Paris, 
1918-19; at $1,200 Nov. 1, 1919; at $1,400 Jan. 1, 
1920 ; elk., 5th Int. Conf. of Am. States, Santiago, 
Chile, 1923; at $1,600 June 1, 1924; at $1,860 July 
1, 1924 ; at $2,100 Jan. 16, 1925 ; private sec. to asst. 
sec. of state at $2,400 June 1, 1925 ; at $2,500 Nov. 1, 
1927 ; at $2,700 July 1, 1928 ; at $2,800 July 1, 1928 ; 
elk., London Naval Conf., 1930 ; at $2,900 July 1, 1930 ; 
private sec. to the under sec. of state May 1, 1931 ; elk., 
nth plenary sess. of Int. Tech. Committee of Aerial 
Legal Experts, Bern, 1936 ; private sec. to asst. sec. of 
state May 21, 1937; at $3,000 Apr. 1, 1938; elk., 8th 
Int. Conf. of Am. States, Lima, 1938; elk., 2d Meeting 



of Ministers of For. Affairs of Am. Republics, Habana, 
1940; at $3,100 June 16, 1941 ; admin, officer at $3,800 
July 1, 1941 ; married. — A-B. 

Munson, Frederick Frail (Maj.). — b. Madison Bar- 
racks, N.y., June 19, 1904 ; St. John's Mil. Acad. grad. ; 
U.S.M.A. grad. 1926 ; language officer at Tokyo 1932- 
36 ; assigned as asst. mil. att. at Peiping Sept. 1, 1938. 

Murphy, Gwendolyn E. — b. Grand Island, Nebr. ; 
Grand Island High Sch. grad. ; U. of 111., A.B. and B.S. 
in L.S. 1933; Catholic U., grad. work 1935- ; library 
nsst. 1933-34 ; app. library asst. at $1,440 in the Dept. 
of State Oct. 10. 1934; at $1,620 Jan. 19, 1935; at 
$1,800 Aug. 25, 1937 ; at $1,860 Apr. 16, 1939 ; at $2,000 
June 1, 1939. — Li. 

Murphy, Raymond Edward. — b. Lewiston, Me., Aug. 
31, 1898; Jordan High Sch. grad.; Bates Coll., A.B. 
1920 ; Georgetown, LL.B. 1923 ; mem. of bar of Me. and 
B.C. ; U. S. Army 1918 ; app. elk. at $1,000 in the Dept. 
of State Aug. 10, 1920 ; at $1,200 Dec. 1, 1921 ; at 
$1,680 July 1. 1924 ; at $1,740 Mar. 1, 1927 ; asst. 
economic analyst at $2,400 Nov. 1, 1927; at $2,600 
July 1, 1928 ; at $2,700 July 1, 1928 ; at $2,800 July 
1, 1930; divisional asst. at $3,800 Aug. 30, 1935; at 
$4,000 Apr. 16, 1939 ; at $4,600 July 16, 1939 ; at .fie.SOO 
Jan. 16, 1941.— En. 

Murphy, Robert Daniel. — b. Milwaukee, Wis., Oct. 
28, 1894 ; Marquette Acad. ; business sch. ; Marquette 
U. ; George Washington, LL.B., LL.M. ; mem. of bar of 
D.C. ; elk. in Post Office Dept. 1916-17 ; elk. in Am. leg. 
at Berne 1917-19 ; Treas. Dept. 1919-20 ; app. v.c. of 
career of class three Sept. 7, 1920 ; v.c. at Ziirich Apr. 2, 
1921 ; detailed to Munich Oct. 7, 1921 ; v.c. at Munich 
Nov. 15, 1921 ; class two May 26, 1922 ; class one 
Feb. 26, 1923 ; cons, of class seven Dec. 19, 1923 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class eight July 1, 1924 ; cons, at 
Seville Aug. 19, 1925 ; class seven Aug. 31. 1925 ; 
to the Dept. Mar. 16, 1926; class six June .30, Ih^T ; 
class five May 23, 1929 ; cons, at Paris Mar. 26, 1930 ; 
class four Feb. 4, 1931 ; class three Oct. 1, 1935 ; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 23. 1936 ; For. Ser. officer to 
the emb. at Paris in addition to duties as cons. Nov. 
24, 1936 ; 1st sec. at Paris In addition to duties as cons. 
Dec. 23, 1936 ; class two Jan. 3, 1938 ; couns. of emb. 
at Paris in addition to duties as cons. June 30, 1939 ; 
class one Aug. 1, 1940 ; relieved of duties as cons, at 
Paris July 15, 1941 ; couns. of emb. at Vichy Oct. 1, 
1941 ; married. 

Murray, Alton T. — b. Watsonville, Calif., Dec. 14, 
1906; U. of Calif., A.B. 1929, grad. work 1930-31; 
employed by insur. company 1932-33 ; agri. statistician 
and agri. economist, Dept. of Agri., 1934-39 ; app. asdt. 
agri. att. at London June 28, 1939 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class seven July 1, 1939 ; cons, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Nov. 16, 1939. 

Murray, Wallace (Smith). — b. Bardstown, Ky., Mar. 
10, 1887 ; Springfield (Ohio) High Sch. ; Wittenberg 
Coll., A.B. 1909; Harvard, A.M. 1913; Columbia U. 
1917 ; Sorbonne 1919 ; master, U. Sch., Cleveland, 1913- 
20 ; U. S. Army, 1917-19, 1st It., overseas service ; app. 
sec. of emb. or leg. of class four. Mar. 22, 1920 ; as- 
signed to Budapest July 29, 1920; to Teheran Jan. 7, 
1922 ; class three Mar. 23, 1922 ; For. Ser. officer of 



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class six July 1. 1024 ; class flvo Oct. 17, li)24 ; to the 
Pept. Apr. 10. 1025 ; asst. chief, Dlv. of Near Kastcin 
Affairs, Aug. 2:?, 1027 ; chiss four Aug. 24, 1027 ; sent 
on special mission to the Near East Scpt-Oct. 1929 ; 
chief. Div. of Near Eastern Affairs. Dept. of Sl.ite. at 
*G.r.OO Nov. 1, 1929; at $8,000 July I. lu:;o ; special 
mission to Iran 10:>S ; married, — NK. 

Murray, William Ballew. — 1). nowning. Mo., July 
16, 1S92; Davenport (lowa^ High Sch. ; business-sch. 
grad. : secretary 1910-12 : elk., Dept. of Agrl., 1912-14, 
in Office of Public Roads and Rural Engineering, Calif., 
1014-17, in Bolivia 1017-18 ; sec. to mgr. of auto- 
mobile llrm 1018-21 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. 
at llabana Jan. 22, 1021 ; v. c. at Habana Oct. 17, 
1924: at Matanzas Oct. 26, 1934; at Habana Oct. 10, 
103") ; at Veracruz Oct. 30, 1935 ; at M(^rida, temp., 
Mar. 30, 1936; at Veracruz Sept.. 16, 1936; at Niagara 
Falls Apr. 14. 1938; married. 

Myers, Myrl Scott, — b. Mechanicsburg, Pa., Feb. 17, 
ISSO; Kast's Sch.: business-sch. grad.; Dickinson Coll., 
Ph.B. 1006, M.A. 1907 ; mem. of bar of Shanghai, China ; 
priDi ipal of public sch. 1006-7 ; app. student inter- 
preter in China Aug, 27, 1907 ; v. and dep. cons. gen. 
and interpreter at Canton Nov. 1. 1009 ; at Tientsin 
Dec. 1. 1910; at Mukden July 25, 1911; cons, at Swa- 
tow Nov. 24. 1913; cous. of class eight by act approved 
Feb. 5. 1915 : class six Mar. 2, 1915, and cons, at 
Chungking : at Swatow Mar. 20, 1917 ; class five Sept. 
5. 1919 ; cons, at Yunnanfu Dec. 27, 1921 ; For. S.r. 
officer of class six July 1, 1024 ; cla.ss five Aug. 8, 1024 ; 
cons, at Mukden Feb. 1, 1027; class four Dec. 10, 
1020 ; cons. gen. and cons. gen. at Mukden Jan. 0, 1930 ; 
to the Dept. June 20, 1934 ; class three Oct. 1, 1935 ; 
sec. in the Diplo, Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; class two Jan. 
3, 1938 ; cons. gen. at Canton July 13. 1938 ; married. 
I 

I Myers, Willys A. — b. Van Meter, Iowa, Jan. 20, 

! 1882; Grinnell High Sch. grad.; Highland Park Coll., 
Dcs Moines, Iowa ; druggist 1907-8 ; elk. in Mexico City 
6 yrs. ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Vera Cruz Mar. 

, 21, 1917; V. c. at Vera Cruz Feb. 11, 1919; at Mexi- 

j call Nov. 24, 1930; married. 

I Nabel, Eugene W.— b. Chemnitz. Germany, Oct. 28, 

I 1879; naturalized 1003: Chemnitz High Sch.; business 

!{ sch. in Germany and U. S. ; cml. work and newspaper 

1 reporter 1809-1007 ; app. v. and dep. cons. gen. at St. 
Gall Sept. 9, 1007 ; v. and dep. cons. July 1, 100,8 ; 

1 at Amsterdam Mar. 19, 1914 ; v. c. at Amsterdam by 

■ act approved Feb. 5, 1915; at Rotterdam Nov. 7, 1921 ; 

[ at Ziirich Jan. 17, 1930. 

Nash, James Alan. — b. Dublin, Ireland, Apr. 6, 
1883 ; naturalized ; private tutors ; public sch. and busi- 
ness sch. ; in law office 1 yr. ; sec. to mem. of Cong. 4 
yrs.; farmer 1 yr. ; app. elk., temp., at $900 in Ibe 
' Dept. of State Dec. 16. 1914; at $1,000, July 1, 19!(i: 
nt $1,200 Apr. 7. 1917; at $1,400 Aug. 1, 1918; at 
$1,<;00 Aug. 5. 1020; at $1,800 June 1, 1922; admin, 
asst. at $2,400 July 1, 1924; at $2,600 Feb. 1, 192';; 
at $2,700 Jan, 1, 1028; at $2,800 July 1, 1928; at 
$2,900 July 1, 1928; at $3,000 July 1. 1930; at $3,100 
July 3, 1930; at $3,200 Apr. 1. 1938.— Le. 



Nasmith, Charles Roy. - b. Mann.sville, N.Y., July 
18, 18S2; Colgate Acad.; Colgate U., A.B. 1904, A.M. 
1916; Harvard Law Sch. 3 months; teacher in acad. 
1904-0 ; app, elk, in Am. consulate at Limoges Feb. 
20, 1007 ; v. c. at Limoges Apr. 22, 1007 ; v. and dep. 
cons. gen. at Brussels May 20, 1911 ; app. cons. asst. 
Nov. 27, 1912 ; cons. agt. at Quibdo l<\'b. 26, 1014 (can- 
celed) ; v. c. at Brussels Feb. 6, 1015; detailed to Am- 
sterdam Mar. 24, 1917 ; v, c. at Rotterdam Jan. 23, 
1018 : cons, of class eight Feb. 19, 1918; cons, at Ghent 
Dec. 17, 1918 ; on detail at Brussels Dec. 26, 1918, 
to May 14, 1019, before proceeding to Ghent ; class 
six Sept, 5, 1919; class five Nov. 23, 1021; cons, at 
Newcastlo-on-Tyne Apr. 10, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class six July 1, 1924; cons, at Porto Alegre Apr. 8, 
1927; class five Oct. 16, 1929; at Marseille Oct. 29, 
1931; at Edinburgh Aug. 23, 1935; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser, Die, 1, 1037: at Newcastle-on-Tyne, temp., Feb. 3, 
1041 ; married. 

Neal, Jack Davis. — b. Leland, Miss.. June 28, 1008; 
MaMln (Tex.) High Sch. grad.; U. of Tex. 1926-30; 
app. elk. in Am. consulate at Barranquilla Aug. 16, 
1930; V. c. at Barranquilla Mar. 18, 1031; at Bluefields 
Dec. 2, 1031 ; at Mexico City for duty in the dist. acct. 
and disbursing office Sept. 15, 1932 ; v. c. at Tampico 
Jan. 30, 1937 ; divisional asst. at $3,800 in the Dept. of 
State July 3, 1941 ; married.— FC. 

Neathery, Jack Bristol. — b, Farmersville, Tex.. Jan. 
24, 1907; Ball High Sch,, Galveston; Georgetown D. 
1928-31 ; Colegio de San Bartolom6, Colombia, 1933 ; 
elk. in Mexico 1926 ; bookkeeper in bank 1927 ; sec. to 
mem. of Cong. 1928-31 ; entered Bn. of For. and Dom. 
Com. May 1, 1931 ; elk. to cml, att. at Bogotii 1031-35; 
assigned as asst. trade commr. at Bogotfl Jan. 5. 1935 ; 
act. cml. att. at Bogotii Dec. 10, 1937-July 5, 1938 ; at 
Caracas Mar. 1, 1939 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 
19.39 ; V. c. of career and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 
16, 1939 ; V. c. at Caracas Dec. 29, 1039 ; married. 

Neiburg, Burdette Everett. — b. West Point, Nebr., 
Sept. 24, 1005; U. of Nebr., A.B. 1029; George Wash- 
ington U. 1930 ; newspaper reporter 1925-26 ; proof- 
reader 1928; editorial asst., Dept. of State, 1930-35; 
newspaper editor Jan.-July 1035 ; app. editorial asst. 
at $1,620 in the Dept. of State Aug. 8, 1935 ; at $1,800 
Feb. 1, 1936; at $2,000 June 1, 1936; at $2,100 Apr. 1, 
1938; at $2,300 Mar. 1, 1939; asst. chief of laws sec- 
tion at $2,000 Feb. 19, 1940; at $2,900 June 16, 1940; 
married. — RP. 

Nester, Alfred Tyrrell.— b, Geneva, N.Y., July 19, 
1898; Lawrenceville Sih. ; Hobart Coll. 1918; ambu- 
lance driver with Norton-Harjes Ambulance Corps In 
France 1017 ; with Am. Red Cross 1018 ; app. v. c. at 
Naples Nov. 22, 1019 ; v. c. of career of class 
three May 26, 1922; v. c. at Naples June 23, 1922; at 
Havre M.ir. :'.0. 1!I23 ; class two Nov, 23, 1923 ; at Chrls- 
tiania (Oslo) June 18, 1024; For. Ser. officer unclass. 
July 1, 1024 : class eight and cons. Dec. 17, 1025; cons, 
at Naples Mar. 18, 102(! ; class seven Oct. 16, 1929; 
at Cardiff Apr. 30, 1930 ; class six July 1, 1931 ; at 
Tunis Nov. 18, 1931; at Palermo Apr. 19, 1933; class 
nve Oct. 1, 1935 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; 



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REGISTER OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE 1941 



class four June 16, 1938 ; cons, at Guayaquil Sept. 8, 
1938 ; cons. gen. July 17, 1941 ; cons. gen. at Guay- 
aquil July 24, 1941 ; class three Aug. 16, 1941 ; married. 

Newbegin, Robert. — b. Bangor, Me., Feb. 5, 1905 ; 
Rivers Sch. grad. ; U. of Grenoble, summer 1925 ; Yale, 
B.A. 1927 ; Harvard Law Sch. 1927-29 ; app. For. Ser. 
oflBcer unclass., v. c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Apr. 15, 1930; v. c. at Berlin Apr. 29, 1930; 
For. Ser. Sch. Feb. 11, 1931 ; v. c. at Montevideo June 
20, 1931 ; 3d sec. at Mexico City Apr. 10, 1933 ; class 
eight Apr. 1, 1937 ; cons. Apr. 22, 1937 ; cons, at Istan- 
bul and 3d sec. at Istanbul (Ankara) June 18, 1938 ; 
class seven Apr. 1, 1939; 2d sec. at Ankara June 20, 
1939 ; married. 

Newell, Hugo Victor. — b. Pierre, S. Dak., July 17, 
1905 ; sch. in Mexico ; Culver Mil. Acad. grad. ; Knox 
Coll. 1925-26 ; U. of 111. 1926-27 ; asst. mgr. auto and 
truck company ; asst. dist. acct. and disbursing officer 
at Mexico City May 16, 1941 ; married. 

Newkirk, Meigs Erastus. — b. Duplin Co., N.C., July 
28, 1900 ; Emerson Inst. grad. ; D. of Md. 1924 ; mes- 
senger. Govt. Printing Office, 1917-18 ; U. S. Army 1918- 
19 ; salesman and agt. 1920-23 ; app. elk. at $1,320 in 
the Dept. of State Aug. 10, 1925; at $1,500 Mar. 1, 
1927; at $1,620 July 1, 1928; at $1,740 July 1, 1930; 
at $1,800 July 27, 1931; at $2,000 Apr. 16, 1936; at 
$2,300 Aug. 16, 1936 ; at $2,400 Apr. 16, 1939 ; chief 
of transportation section, Div. of Accounts, at $2,600 
May 16, 1940 ; divisional asst. at $3,200 Oct. 10, 1940 ; 
married. — RA. 

Newton, Joseph Emerson, — b. Dixon, 111., May 26, 
1903; Harvard, A.B. 1926, A.M. 1927; instr. in U. of 
Pittsburgh 1927-28 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v. c. 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 16, 1930; 
T. c. at Montreal, temp., Dec. 29, 1930; For. Ser. Sch. 
Dec. 23, 1931 ; v. c. at Nagoya Apr. 7, 1932 ; at Singa- 
pore Apr. 17, 1935 ; at Yokohama May 6-June 22, 1935 ; 
to the Dept. Sept. 13, 1935 ; v. c. at Nassau Jan. 24, 
1930; at Habana July 23. 1938; class eight Aug. 17, 
1938 ; to the Dept. Sept. 12, 1940 ; married. — VD. 

NiccoU, Frank Charles. — b. Trinidad, Colo., Nov. 19, 
1892 ; Sacred Heart Coll. (Denver) grad. ; Denver 
U. IV2 yrs. ; Denver Law Sch. 3 yrs. ; law elk. 1 yr. ; 
U. S. Army 1918-19 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at 
Milan Oct. 1, 1919; v. c. at Milan Jan. 19, 1929; 
at Niagara Falls Dec. 6, 1940 ; married. 

Nicholas, Ashley Johnson. — b. Sonora, Ky., Feb. 28, 
1900; Hodgenville High Sch. grad.; U. of Ky. 1918; 
Columbus U., LL.B. 1925 ; Washington Coll. of Law, 
LL.M. 1927 ; American U. 1928-29 ; mem. of bar of 
D.C. ; U. S. Army 1918 ; elk.. War Dept, 1919-27 ; 
app. law elk. at $1,860 in the Dept. of State July 11, 
1927 ; at $2,000 July 1, 1928 ; tech. asst. at $2,600 Feb. 
1, 1929; at $2,800 July 1, 1930; tech. asst. (legal) at 
$3,200 Dec. 17, 1937; at $3,300 Apr. 16. 1939; 
special asst. to U. S. Attorney for So. Dist. of N. Y. 
to assist in prosecution of special cases Oct. 19, 1939- ; 
at $3,.500 May 16, 1940; married.— PD. 



Nichols, Donald H. — b. Clovls, N. Mex., Jan. 11, 
1913 ; Clovis High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; tl. of N. 
Mex. 19,32-33 ; stenog. 1934 ; elk., stenog., and sec, 
Public Works Admin., 1934-36; app. elk. in Am. leg. 
at Bogota May 18, 1936; at Moscow Dec. 31, 1936; 
v. c. at Moscow Nov. 3, 1938 ; at Vladivostok Dec. 23, 
1940. 

Nielsen, Christian KoUenborg. — b. Brooklyn, N.Y., 
July 3, 1903 ; schs. in Norway and U.S. ; Newton Mil. 
Acad. grad. ; elk. and purser with steamship lines 
1921-25 ; mgr. of steamship lines 1926- ; app. cons, 
agt. at Freetown Oct. 29, 1940 ; married. 

Nielsen, Orsen Norman. — b. Beloit, Wis., Sept. 22, 
1892; Beloit High Sch. grad.; U. of Wis. 21/2 yrs.; 
U. of Berlin 1921-22 ; newspaper work in U. S. and 
Canada 1914-16 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at 
Moscow Dec. 28, 1916 ; v. c. at Moscow Mar. 15, 1918 ; 
at Stockholm Sept. 14, 1918 ; v. c. of career of class 
three Sept. 27, 1919 ; v. c. at Stockholm Dec. 12, 1919 ; 
class two May 24, 1920 ; detailed to office of Am. commr. 
at Berlin Mar. 18, 1921 ; y. c. at Berlin Nov. 15, 1921 ; 
class one Nov. 17, 1921 ; cons, of class seven June 22, 
1922 ; class six June 3, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
seven July 1, 1924; detailed to Dublin July 12, 1924; 
cons, at Teheran Mar. 9, 1926 ; class six June 8, 1927 ; 
to the Dept. May 29, 1928 ; class five Dec. 19, 1929 ; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. June 1, 1932 ; 2d sec. at Warsaw 
June 11, 1932; class four and 1st sec. Oct. 1, 1935; 
to the Dept. Oct. 2, 1936 ; asst. chief, Div. of Eastern 
European Affairs, Oct. 26, 1936 ; asst. chief, Div. of 
European Affairs, June 16, 1937 ; class three June 16, 
1938; cons. gen. Sept. 10, 1938; For. Ser. officer at 
Munich Sept. 19, 1938 ; cons. gen. at Munich Sept. 26, 
1938 ; 1st sec. at Berlin June 2. 1941 ; to the Dept. 
Oct. 20, 1941 ; married. — DE. 

Noel, James Arthur. — b. New York, N.Y.. Mar. 19, 
1911; San Diego (Calif.) High Sch. grad.; stenog. 
and bookkeeper 1929-30 ; app. elk. in consulate at En- 
senada Jan. 26, 1931 ; v. c. at Ensenada Sept. 25, 
1935 ; at Mazatlfln Oct. 6, 1938 ; at Guadalajara July 9, 
1941 ; married. 

Norden, Carl F.— b. New York, N.Y., Jan. 22, 1908; 
Dartmouth, A.B. 1929; Harvard Grad. Sch. 1936-37; 
employed by bank, in U.S. 1929-30, in Paris 1930-34, 
in London 1934-35 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. 
of career, and .sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 6, 1938 ; v.c. 
at Berlin July 18, 1938 ; For. Ser. Sch. June 9, 1939 ; 
v.c. at Prague Feb. 8, 1940 ; at Paramaribo Dec. 3, 
1940. 

Norman, Irwin Louis Vincent (Lt. Comdr.) — b. Will- 
mar, Minn., Dec. 19, 1903 ; entered U. S. Navy July 
18, 1927 ; assigned as asst. naval att. at London July 
8, 1940. 

Norquist, Gordon. — b. San Frincisco, Calif., Nov. 1, 
1893 ; business sch. and engineering sch. ; U. S. Navy 
1917-19 ; elk. 1920-21 ; app. elk. at $1,400 in the San 
Francisco Passport Agency of the Dept. of State Nov. 
16, 1921 ; at $1,500 Aug. 1, 1924 ; asst. passport agt. 
at San Francisco at $2,000 Jan. 1, 1928; at $2,200 



BIOGRAPHIES 



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July 1. lJt28; at $2,300 Jan. 1, 1929; at $2,400 Aug. 1. 
1929 ; at $2,600 May 1, 1930 ; at $2,700 June 1. 1938. 
North, Oliver B. — b. New Haven, Conn., July 24, 
18So ; Hopkins Prep. Sell. prad. ; Yale, B.A. 1908; in 
busine.ss in Canada and Cuba ; in sales and foundry 
worlt 1908-25; app. as.st. trade eommr. at Ottawa July 
16. 1926; asst. cinl. att. at Ottawa May 31, 1927; 
trade coninir. at Toronto July 16, 1928; asst. enil. 
att. at Ottawa Nov. 10, 192S ; For. Ser. officer of elass 
Ave July 1. 1939 ; eons, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 
16, 19.S9. 

Norweb, R. Henry. — b. Nottingham, England, May 
31, 1894 ; naturalized ; Harvard. A.B. 1916 ; in Am. 
emb., Pari.s, 1916-17; app. see. of emb. or leg. of elass 
four Mar. 16, 1917; assigned to I'aris Mar. 17. 1917; 
class three Aug. 23. 1917 ; to the Dept. May 26. 1921 ; 
class two Mar. 26, 1922 ; assigned to Tokyo Aug. 11. 
1923 ; For. Ser. officer of class four July 1, 1924 ; 1st 
see. at The Hague May 1, 1925 ; elass three Aug. 31, 
1925; 1st sec. at Santiago. Chile. July 25, 1929; Int. 
Radio Conf.. The Hague, 1929; to the Dept. Dec. 31. 
1929; class two May 9. 1930; couns. of emb. at San- 
tiago, Chile, May 26, 1930 ; at Mexico City Nov. 3, 1933 ; 
couns. to Am. del., 7th Int. Conf. of Am. States, Monte- 
video, 1933; class one Oct. 1, 1935; E. E. and M. P. 
to Bolivia Apr. 25. 1936 ; special adviser, Inter-Am. 
Conf. for Maintenance of Peace. Buenos Aires, 1930 ; 
E. E. and M. P. to the Dominican Republic Apr. 22, 
1937 ; del., 1st Inter-Am. Radio Conf., Habana, 1937 ; 
del., 8th Int. Conf. of Am. States, Lima. 1938; del.. 
2d Inter-Am. Radio Conf.. Santiago, 1940 ; A. E. and P. 
to Peru Jan. 12. 1940; chm., U.S. del., 3d Gen. As- 
sembly. Pan Am. Inst, of Geography and Hist., Lima, 
1941 ; married. 

Notter, Harley A. — b. Sebewaing, Mich., Jan. 5, 
1903; Lincoln High Sch. (Tacoma, Wash.) grad. ; Coll. 
of Puget Sound, A.B. 1925; Stanford. M.A. 1927. Ph.D. 
1937 ; asst. in hist., Stanford U., 1926-27 ; principal 
of high seh. 1927-30 ; gen. supervisor of teacher train- 
ing. U. of Oreg., 1928-30 ; instr.. Stanford U., lB31-:!5 ; 
writing asst. 1935-37; lecturer. Smith Coll., 1936; asst. 
prof., Western Reserve U.. summer 1939 ; app. research 
asst. at $3,200 in the Dept. of State Feb. 19. 1937; 
divisional asst. at $3,800 Aug. 8. 19.!8 ; sec. 8th Am. 
Scientific Cong.. Washington, 1940; at $4,600 Aug. 1, 
1940; at $5,000 May 19, 1941; married.— SR. 

Nufer. Albert F.— b. New York, N.Y., Oct. 21. 1894 ; 
Buurmann's Inst., Bremen, Germany ; business sch. in 
Germany; English eorr. in Germany 1910; elk. in Am. 
consulates at Bremen and Barmen 1910-16 ; v. e. at 
Erfurt 1916-17 ; at Clenfuegos 1917-19 ; partner and 
exee. in business firms in Clenfuegos 1919-28 ; app. 
trade commr. at Mexico City July 11, 1928; asst. cml. 
att. at Mexico City Nov. 27, 1928 ; at Ilabana Feb. 4, 
19.30 ; cml. att. at Habana June 23, 1932 ; in Bu. of For. 
and Dom. Com. 1934-35 ; cml. att. at Madrid Feb. 26, 
19.35 ; at Habana Sept. 23, 1937 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
four July 1, 1939 ; eons, and sec. in the Dlplo. Ser. Nov. 
16, 1939 ; class three Aug. 16, 1941 ; married. 

Nugent, Julian L., Jr. — b. St. Louis, Mo., Oct. 22, 
1915; LawrenceviUe Sch. grad.; Princeton, B.A. 1937; 

418997 — 42 13 



Georgetown Seh. of For. Ser. 1937 ; app. For. Ser. 
officer unclass., v. e. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; v. c. at Mexico City Jan. 2, 1940 ; 
For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 23, 1941 ; v.c. at Puerto Cortes 
June 2, 1941 ; married. 

Nyhus, Paul 0. — b. Chippewa Falls, Wis., Apr. 18, 
1894 ; Chippewa Falls High Sch. grad. ; U. of Wis., B.S. 
1923; U. S. Army 1918-19; 2d It. O.R.C. ; county agri. 
agt.. Wis., 1919-20 ; mgr. farm dept. of bank 1920-22 ; 
agri. statistician, Bu. of Agri. Economics, Dept. of Agri., 
1922-26 ; agri. commr. at Shanghai 1926-31 ; at Dept. 
of Agri. in Washington 1931-34 ; app. agri. att. at 
Buenos Aires July 28, 1934 ; adviser, Pan Am. Cml. 
Conf., Buenos Aires 1935, and 8th Int. Conf. of Am. 
States. Lima 1938 ; For. Ser. officer of class four July 

I, 1939 ; cons, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939. 

Oakes, Calvin Hawley.— b. Galveston. Tex., Aug. 7, 
1904 ; St. Luke's Sch. grad. ; Yale, B.A. 1926 ; Ccole 
Libre des Sciences Politiques 1928-29; 2d It., O.R.C, 
1920-36 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v. c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. June 4, 1930; v. e. at Lon- 
don June 10, 1930; For. Ser. Sch. Aug. 8, 1931; v. c. 
at Genoa Dec. 9, 1931 ; at Kingston, Jamaica, Aug. 12, 
1933; V. c. and 3d see. at Tirana Dec. 13, 1935; v. c. 
at Calcutta Apr. 9, 1936 ; class eight Apr. 1, 1937 ; cons. 
Apr. 22, 1937 ; eons, at Calcutta Apr. 26. 1937 ; at 
Karachi, temp.. June 16, 1937; at Calcutta Aug. 19, 
1937 ; at Paris, temp., Oct. 5, 1938 ; at Calcutta Nov. 
28, 1938; class seven Apr. 1, 1939; to the Dept. July 1. 
1941; married. — VD. 

Oakley, Raymond Kenneth. — b. Rogers, Ark., Jan. 6, 
1914 ; Henryetta (Okla.) High Sch. grad. ; Okmulgee Jr. 
Coll. grad. ; George Washington U. 1936 ; hotel work 
1931-39 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass.. v. c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 15, 1939 ; v. c. at Mexico 
City .July 27, 1939; For Ser. Sch. Jan. 23, 1941; 3d 
sec. and v.c. at Bogota June 2, 1941 ; married. 

Ocheltree, John Burdon.^b. Riverside, Calif.. Oct. 

II. 1903 ; Riverside High Sch. ; U. of Nev.. B.A. 1925 ; 
Rliodes scholar. Oxford. B.A. 1929 ; Princeton, M.A. 

1931 ; elk. 1925-26 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v. c. 
of career, and sec. in the Dlplo. Ser. Dee. 16, 1930 ; 
V. e. at Hamburg Jan. 14, 1931 ; For. Ser. Seh. Mar. 18, 

1932 ; V. c. at Seville July 26, 1932 ; at San Jos6 June 
23, 1936; class eight Apr. 1, 1937; cons. Apr. 22. 1937; 
cons, at San Jos6 Apr. 26, 1937 ; also 3d see. at San 
Jo.s6 Nov. 18, 1937 ; detailed to assist U. S. representa- 
tive, Honduran-Nicaraguan boundary mediation, 1937 ; 
cons, and 3d sec. at Port-au-Prince, temp., Aug. 1, 1939 ; 
cons, at Curacao, temp., Oct. 25, 1939 ; elass seven Nov. 
16, 19.39 ; cons, at Habana Apr. 20. 1940 ; to the Dept. 
June 0, 1941 ; married.— CB. 

O'Connor, Katherine E, — b. Riehford, Vt., Sept. 3, 
1895 ; Ind. U., A.B. 1918 ; Sorbonne 1928 ; teacher 2 
yra. ; elk. in War Dept. 5 yrs. ; entered Bu. of For. and 
Dom. Com. Jan. 23, 1924; elk. to trade eommr. at 
Ottawa 1925-36 ; app. asst. trade eommr. at Ottawa 
Aug. 1, 1936; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1939; 
V. c. of career and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; 
V. e. and 3il sec. at Ottawa Dee. 29, 1939. 



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Odell, Robert Harris (1st Lt.).— b. New York. N. Y., 
July 26, 1919 ; commissioned in O.R.C. Sept. IG, 1940 ; 
assigned as asst. mil. att. at Canberra Aug. 6, 1941. 

O'Donoghue, Sidney Eugene. — b. Emmitsburg, Md., 
Aug. 20, 1895 ; Mt. St. Mary's Prep. Sch. ; Mt. St. 
Mary's Coll., Fordham U., and Georgetown Sch. of 
For. Ser. ; U. S. Army 1917-19 ; app. elk. at $900 in the 
Dept. of State Nov. 19, 1919 ; v. c. at Vladivostok Feb. 
2. 1920 ; at Singapore Apr. 2, 1920 ; at Trieste Oct. 5, 
1921 ; at Athens Jan. 30. 1922 ; app. v. c. of career of 
class three May 26, 1922; v. c. at Athens June 23, 
1922 ; at Saloniki Nov. 2, 1922 ; class two Feb. 26, 
1923; at Patras Sept. 12, 1923; at Saloniki Sept. 14, 
1923 ; class one Nov. 23, 1923 ; v. c. at Prague Jan. 4, 
1924 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; class eight 
Feb. 24, 1925 ; cons. Mar. 3, 1925 ; cons, at Malta Mar. 
1, 1926 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 12, 1929 ; 3d sec. 
at Berlin Dec. 10, 1929 ; class seven Dec. 26, 1929 ; 2d 
sec. at Guatemala May 22, 1934 ; to the Dept. July 15, 
1936 ; class six Apr. 1, 1937 ; 2d sec. at Habana Oct. 7, 
1937 ; married. 

OfRe, Carmel.— b. Sharon, Pa., Sept. 22, 1909; high- 
sch. and business-sch. grad. ; Western Reserve U. Ext. 
1930-31 ; private tutors ; stenog.-bookkeeper 1926-28 ; 
secretary 1928-30 ; stenog., Interstate Com. Commn., 
1930-31 ; app. elk. in Am. leg. at Tegucigalpa Oct. 12, 
1931 ; in Am. emb. at Moscow June 11, 1934 ; v. c. at 
Moscow Dec. 20, 1934; elk. at Paris Sept. 21, 1936; 
For. Ser. officer unclass., v. c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. and v. c. and 3d sec. at Paris Nov. 16. 
1936 ; class eight Aug. 1, 1940 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Bogota 
Nov. 26, 1940 (canceled) ; 3d sec. of emb. near Govts, 
of Poland and Belgium and 3d sec. of leg. near Govts, 
of Norway, the Netherlands, Czechoslovakia, and Yugo- 
slavia, established in England, Sept. 30, 1941. 

Ofstie, Ralph Andrew (Comdr.). — b. In Wisconsin, 
Nov. 16, 1897 ; U.S.N.A. grad. 1918 ; assigned as asst. 
naval att. and asst. naval att. for air at London Apr. 23, 
1941; naval air att. in addition to duties as asst. naval 
att. July 25, 1941. 

Olds, Herbert Vincent. — ^b. Lynn, Mass., Dec. 19, 
1913; Loomis Sch. grad.; Harvard, A.B. 1934; Co- 
lumbia 1936 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v. c. of 
career, and sec. in Diplo. Ser. July 2, 1937 ; v.c. 
nt Habana July 8, 1937 ; For. Ser. Sch. Oct. 22, 1938 ; 
v.c. at Rotterdam Apr. 19, 1939 ; at Buenos Aires 
Sept. 4, 1941 ; married. 

Oliver, John Goodwin. — b. Laredo, Tex., Jan. 19. 
1916 ; Laredo High Sch. grad. ; U. of Tex., B.A. 1937, 
LL. B. 1940; mem. of bar of Tex.; app. For. Ser. elk. 
Oct. 14, 1940 ; v.c. at Tampico Nov. 4, 1940. 

OUis, Luella Irene. — b. Lawndale, 111. ; Beason High 
Sch. ; business sch. ; bookkeeper 1916-23 ; stenog. 1924- 
25 ; app. elk. at $1,320 in the Dept. of State Jan. 2, 
1926; at $1,500 Mar. 1, 1927; at $1,620 July 1, 1928; 
at $1,680 July 1, 1928; stenog., Conf. for the Codifica- 
tion of Int. Law, The Hague, 1930 ; at $1,800 July 1, 
1930 ; at $2,000 June 1, 1936 ; at $2,100 Apr. 1, 1938 ; 
admin, asst. at $2,600 Jan. 23, 1940.— A-S/F. 



Ondrick, John George (Capt.). — b. Holyoke, Mass., 
Sept. 5, 1906; U.S.M.A. grad. 1932; assigned as mil. 
att. at Tehran Aug. 25, 1941. 

O'Neill, Anna A. — b. Washington, D.C. ; Notre Dame 
Acad. ; Washington Coll. of Law, LL.B. ; mem. of bar of 
D.C. ; stenog., asst. to chemist, private sec. 5 yrs. ; Brit. 
Pecuniary Claims Commn. 1912-15 ; app. elk. in the 
Dept. of State Nov. 1, 1915 ; at $1,200 July 1, 1916 ; 
at $1,400 Aug. 1, 1917 ; at $1,600 Aug. 1, 1918 ; law 
elk. at $2,000 Nov. 18, 1918 ; at $2,250 July 18, 1919 ; 
at $2,500 June 1, 1920; asst. solicitor at $3,000 Sept. 
16, 1922; at $3,200 May 1, 1925; at $3,500 Feb. 1, 
1926 ; mem., Bd. of Review for Efficiency Ratings, 
1928-33; at $3,600 July 1, 1928; asst. to the under 
sec. of state Sept. 1, 1928-Apr. 30, 1931 ; at $3,800 
Oct. 1, 1928; at $4,600 Sept. 1, 1929; at $5,000 July 
1, 1930 ; at $5,200 July 3, 1930 ; asst. solicitor May 1, 
1931 ; asst. to the legal adviser July 1, 1931 ; counsel 
for U. S., U. S. -Sweden arbitration, 1932 ; legal adviser 
to Am. del., 7th Int. Conf. of Am. States, Montevideo, 
1933 ; mem., Bd. of Appeals and Review, 1933-41 ; joint 
sec. on part of U.S., Trail Smelter arbitration, 1937- ; 
at $5,400 June 1, 1939 ; mem.. Efficiency Rating Com- 
mittee, 1941-. — Le. 

O'Neill, W. Paul, Jr. — b. Jamestown, R. I., July 18, 
191.'3 ; William Penn Charter Sch. grad. ; Princeton, A.B. 
1938 ; tutors in French ; insur. agt. 1938 ; dept. store 
elk. 1939 ; salesman for publishing house 1940-41 ; elk. 
in consulate gen. at Winnipeg June 3-July 15, 1941 ; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 1941, qualified July 16, 1941 ; 
v.c. at Winnipeg July 16, 1941 ; married. 

Ordway, John, — b. Fort Rodman, Mass., July 13, 
1909 ; Middletown Township High Sch. grad. ; Prince- 
ton Prep. Sch. grad. ; Princeton, A.B. 1931 ; O.R.C. 
1933-34 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v. c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 1, 1935 ; v. c. at Habana 
Oct. 5, 1935 ; For. Ser. Sch. Dec. 4, 1936 ; v. c. at 
Colombo May 25, 1937 ; at Rangoon, temp.. May 3, 
1940; at Colombo Oct. 12. 1940; at London Mar. 10, 
1941 ; class eight Aug. 16, 1941. 

Orebaugh, Walter William. — b. Wichita, Kans., Mar. 
19, 1910 ; Wichita High Sch. grad. ; Wichita Municipal 
U., B.A. 1931 ; grad. work, Clark U., 1931-32 ; app. 
For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; v.c. at Montreal Jan. 12, 
1932 ; For. Ser. Sch. Nov. 29, 1932 ; v.c. at Wellington 
Mar. 27, 1933; at Trieste May 19, 1937; at Venice, 
temp., Nov. 3, 1938 ; at Trieste Mar. 10, 1939 ; class 
eight Mar. 1, 1940 ; v.c. at Nice Mar. 8, 1941 ; married. 

Orme, Jesse Milton. — b. Teton, Idaho, Dec. 23, 1916 ; 
Madison High Sch. grad. ; U. of Idaho Southern 1936- 
37 ; Ricks Coll. 1937-38 ; missionary in Brazil 1939-41 ; 
app. v.c. at Curitiba Sept. 5, 1941. 

Orr, Christine Sherrod (Mrs.) — b. Memphis, Tenn. ; 
high-sch. and business-sch. grad. ; Frederica Magnus Sch. 
1928-29 ; Webster Schools, A.A. 1930 ; Union U. 1932- 
33 ; instr. in drama 1930-34 ; sec. 1933-34 ; stenog., 
Mexican Claims Agcy., 1934-35 ; app. elk. at $1,620 in 
the Dept. of State Feb. 1, 1935; at $1,440 Mar. 16, 



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lOST: at $1,800 Sept. IG. 1037; divisional nsst. nt 
$2,000 July 1. 1939.— TA. 

O'Shaughnessy, Elim. — b. Berlin. Germany, of Am. 
parents. Aui:. 3. 1907; schs. In Switzerland and France; 
Canterbury Scb. prad. ; ColuniMa, A.B. 1930; app. For. 
Ser. offloer uniia.«!s., v.c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. and v.c. at Warsaw July 2, I0:i7 ; For. Ser. 
Scb. Oct. 24. 1938; v.c. at Uio de Janeiro Apr. 10. 
1030: also 3d sec. at Rio de Janeiro Oct. 10. 1939; 
v.c. at Natal June 20. 1040 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Kio de 
Janeiro Feb. 28, 1941. 

Otterman. Harvey Boyd. — b. Alleaheny. Va.. Sept. 

17. ISSO : Allegbeny High Sch. ; business sch. ; Carnegie 
In.<t. of Tech. 2 yrs. ; studied accounting and business 
admin. ; Nat. U. Law Sch., LL.B. 1933. LL.M. and 
M.P.L. 193G ; mem. of bar of D.C. ; elk. 1909-12 ; app. 
dk. at $900 in the Dept. of State Dec. 6, 1912 ; at $1,000 
Apr. 22. 1914 ; at $1,400 July 1, 1916 ; at $1,600 Nov. 
25. 1918 ; at $1,800 Jan. 1, 1921 ; at $2,100 July 1, 
1024 ; asst. to the chief, Div. of For. Ser. Admin., Aug. 
10, 1024 ; at $2,200 Dec. 1, 1925 ; at $2,400 June 16, 
1020; at $2,.500 Jan. 1, 1028: at !?2.700 July 1. 1028; 
at $2,800 July 1, 1928 : at $2,900 July 1. 1930 ; tech. 
asst. at $3,200 Sept. 5, 1035 ; del., Regional Radio Conf., 
Habana. 1037 ; tech. adviser, Inter-Am. Radio Conf., 
Habana, 1037 ; divisional asst. at $3,800 Aug. 29, 1038 ; 
V. cbin. of Am. del., Cen. Am. Regional Radio Conf., 
Guatemala. 1038 ; at .$4,600 July 1, 1941 ; U.S. repre- 
sentative North Am. Regional Radio-Engineering Meet- 
ing. Washington, 1041 ; alternate mem., Priorities Liai- 
son Committee, Defense Communications Bd., 1941. 
married. — IN. 

Oury-Jackson, Joseph Francis Granville. — b. Du- 
rango. Mexico, of Am. parents, Sept. 23, 1900 ; El Paso 
(Tex.) High Sch. grad. ; Eastern High Sch.. Detroit; 
business sch. in Mexico ; Detroit Jr. Coll. 1922 ; U. S. 
Army 1917-20, overseas service; teacher in sch. in 
Durango, Mexico, 1022-24 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate 
at Durango Aug. 7, 1924 ; v. c. at Durango Sept. 15, 
1028 ; at Mazath'in, temp.. Mar. 23, 1931 ; at Durango 
Aug. 15. 1931 ; at I'rincc Rupert, temp., June 11, 
1035 ; at Tela July 30, 1935 ; at Puerto Cortes July 
21, 1938 ; at Bogota Dec. 15, 1938. 

Owen, Augustus Chapman. — b. Creston, S.C, Oct. 2, 
1806 ; higb-sch. and business-sch. grad. ; Clemson Coll. 
1914-16: U. S. Navy 1018-19; elk. 1922-24; app. elk. 
in Am. consulate gen. at Vancouver June 18, 1924 ; 
V. c. at Vancouver Feb. 16, 1931 ; at Calgary, temp., 
Sept. 7, 1940 : at Vancouver Sept. 17, 1940 ; married. 

Owen, Somerset Anthony. — b. La Plata, Md., Dec. 

18, 1806 ; Western Md. Prep. Sch. grad. ; Georgetown, 
B.S. (For. Ser.) : Loyola U. Law Sch. 1 yr. ; supervisor 
in munitions factory 1916-18; U. S. Army 1918: app. 
elk. at $900 in the Dept. of State Aug. 19, 1919; at 
$1,100 Nov. 1. 1010: at $1,200 Oct. 1, 1920; passport 
agt. at New Orleans at $2,500 July 1, 1921 ; at $2,700 
Nov. 1, 1026; at $2,900 July 1, 1027; also despatch 
agt. at New Orleans July 25, 1927: at $3,100 Jan. 1, 
1028; at $3,200 May 1, 1028: at $3,400 July 1, 1928; 
at $3,600 May 1. 1930; passport agt. at San Francisco 
July 1. 1933: also despatch agt. Dec. 15, 1936; at 
$3,b00 June 1, 1938 ; married. 



Packer, Earl LeNoir.— b. Ogden. Utah, Nov. 19, 1894 ; 
Ogden High Sch. grad. ; George Washington, A.B. 1921, 
LL.B. 1029 ; mem. of bar of D.C. ; elk. and newspaper 
reporter 1912-15 ; elk.. War Dept., 1015-17, in Am. 
emb. at Petrograd Jan-July 1017, with Am. Mil. Mis- 
sion, Petrograd, July 1917-Jan. 1918; U. S. Army 
1917-19, 1st It., overseas service ; asst. mil. att. at 
Petrograd Jan. 1918-Oct. 1919 : app. special asst. at 
$2,160 In the Dept. of State Feb. 10. 1020; app. v. c. 
of career of class three May 24, 1920: drafting officer 
at $2,500 in the Dept. of State July 1, 1021 and desig- 
nated asst. chief, Div. of Russian Affairs ; v. c. de- 
tailed to the office of the Am. Commr. at Riga Feb. 20, 
1922; assigned to Reval Sept. 19, 1922; detailed as 
V. c. with rank of 3d sec. of leg. to Am. leg. at Riga 
Oct. 14, 1922 : class two Feb. 26, 1923 ; class one Nov. 
23, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; to 
the Dept. Feb. 6, 1925 ; class eight Feb. 24, 1925 ; cons. 
Mar. 3, 1925; class seven June 8, 1927; asst. chief, 
Div. of Eastern European Affairs, Oct. 13, 1928: re- 
signed May 1, 1929 ; app. drafting officer at $5,600 in 
the Dept. of State and designated asst. chief, Div, of 
Eastern European Affairs, May 1, 1029; at $6,500 July 
1, 1930 ; For. Ser. officer of class four, cons., and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. May 21, 1936, and assigned to the 
Dept., temp., as asst. chief, Div. of Eastern European 
Affairs: cons, and 1st sec. at Riga Sept. 1, 1936; at 
Budapest Aug. 26, 1910 ; cons, at Dresden Feb. 19, 
1941; 1st sec. at Dublin July 19, 1941; married. 

Paddock, Paul Ezekiel, Jr. — b. Des Moines, Iowa, 
Oct. 31, 1907 ; South High Sch. (Minneapolis) grad. ; 
business sch. ; Blake Country Day Sch. grad. ; Prince- 
ton, B.A. 1932 ; Minn. Nat. Guard 1925-28 ; sec. 1934- 
35, 1936-37 ; salesman Feb-Nov. 1935 ; supervisor, 
Dept. of Labor, 1035-36 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., 
V. c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 2, 1937 ; 
V. c. at Mexico City July 8, 1937 ; For. Ser. Sch. Oct. 
22, 1938 ; v.c. at Batavia Apr. 19, 1039 ; at Medan, 
tomp., Mar. 31, 1941. 

Page, Edward, Jr. — b. Ardmore, Pa., July 31, 1905 ; 
Country Day Sell. (Newton): Harvard, A.B. 1928; U. 
of Grenoble 1928-29 ; U. of Heidelberg 1929 ; iScole des 
Langues Orientales Vivantes, brevet, 1934 ; elk., broker- 
age firm, 1929 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and v. c. 
of career Nov. 12, 1929 ; v. c. at Montreal, temp., Nov. 
27, 1929 ; For. Ser. officer in the emb. at Tokyo Dec. 
13, 1929 : sec. in the Diplo. Ser. .Tan. 22, 1930 ; 3d sec. 
at Tokyo Jan. 25. 1930; v. c. at Harbin June 13, 1930; 
V. c. and language officer at Paris July 21, 1931 ; For. 
Ser. Sch. Mar. 22, 1933 ; to the Dept., temp., Aug. 25, 
1933; V. c. and language officer at Paris Oct. 13, 1933; 
3d sec. at Riga July 7, 1934 ; also v. c. at Riga Nov. 
7, 1035; 3d sec. at Moscow Aug. 31-Nov. 15, 1035; 
class eight Apr. 1, 1037; cons. Apr. 22, 1937; cons, at 
Riga in addition to duties as 3d sec. Apr. 26, 1937; 
3d sec. at Moscow, temp., July 21, 1937; to the Dept. 
July 13, 10.37 (proceeded Mar. 28, 1938) ; class seven 
Nov. 16, 1039 ; married. — Eu. 

Palmer, Ely Eliot. — b. Providence, R.I., Nov. 29, 
1887 ; Worcester Acad. ; Brown U., B.A. 1908 ; Sorbonne, 
Faculty de Droit, 1908-9 ; George Washington, M. Dip. 
1910 ; app. cons. asst. Dec. 20, 1010 : to the Dept. Jan. 
16, 1911 ; to the emb. at Mexico City May 31, 1911 ; 



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to the Dept. Dec. 3, 1012 ; v. and dep. cons. gen. at 
Paris Jan. 8, 1913 ; at Brussels Feb. 26, 1914 ; v. c. at 
Brussels Feb. 6, 1915 ; to the Dept. Mar. 15, 1915 ; cons, 
of class eiglit and cons, at Madrid July 24, 1916 ; 
class five Sept. 5, 1919 ; class four June 4, 1920 ; 
cons, at Bucharest Aug. 25, 1921 ; class three Nov. 23, 
1921 ; cons. gen. of class four June 5, 1924 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class three July 1, 1924 ; cons. gen. at Van- 
couver Aug. 3, 1029 ; class two July 24, 1930 ; at Jeru- 
salem Nov. 7, 1933 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 22, 1935 ; 
cons. gen. and couns. of leg. at Ottawa Aug. 28, 1935 ; 
class one June 1, 1937 ; cons. gen. at Beirut Dec. 21, 
1937 ; at Sydney Aug. 23, 1940 ; married. 

Palmer, John Peabody. — b. New York, N.Y., May 5, 
1907 ; Phillips Andover ; U. of Wash. ; app. elk. in Am. 
consulate at Marseille July 27, 1931 ; v. c. at Marseille 
Sept. 4, 1931 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v. c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; v. c. at Mar- 
seille Jan. 2, 1932 ; For. Ser. Sch. Feb. 10. 1933 ; v. c 
at Genoa June 13, 1933 ; at Penang June 20, 1936 ; at 
Saigon July 23, 1937; class eight Apr. 1, 1939; v. c. 
at London Nov. 21, 1939 ; also 3d sec. at London Mar. 
10, 1941 ; class seven Aug. 16, 1941 ; married. 

Palmer, Joseph, 2d, — b. Detroit, Mich., June 16, 
1914; Cambridge (Mass.) High and Latin Sch. grad. ; 
Phillips Exeter ; Harvard, S.B. 1937 ; Georgetown U. 
Sch. of For. Ser. 1937-38; messenger. Fed. Bu. of In- 
vestigation, 1938-39 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., 
v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; 
v.c. at Mexico City Jan. 2, 1940 ; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 23, 
1941 ; v.c. at Nairobi June 2, 1941 ; married. 

Pangburn, Harry Keep. — b. Perry, Iowa, Mar. 27, 
1879; Maysville (Ky.) High Sch. grad.; business sch.; 
U. of Chicago, M.D. 1901 ; act. asst. surgeon. Marine 
Hospital Ser., 1901-2 ; surgeon for mining companies 
1903-8 ; private practice in Acapulco, Mexico, since 
1908 ; app. v. and dep. cons, at Acapulco Sept. 1, 1908 ; 
V. c. at Acapulco by act approved Feb. 5, 1915 ; at 
Ciudad JuSrez Nov. 24, 1930 ; at Mazatlin, temp., June 
19, 1936; at Ciudad Jufirez Dec. 22, 1936; at Agua 
Prieta, temp., Aug. 20, 1937 ; at Ciudad Juarez Oct. 19, 
1937 ; at Agua Prieta, temp., Sept. 6, 1938 ; at Ciudad 
Jufirez Oct. 31, 1938; at Guaymas, temp., Jan. 26, 
1940 ; at Ciudad Juarez May 11, 1940 ; at Coatzacoal- 
cos, temp., Oct. 4, 1941 ; married. 

Pappano, Albert Earl. — b. Cleveland, Ohio, Apr. 21, 
1910; East High Sch. grad.; Western Reserve U., A.B. 
1933, A.M. 1934; Washington U., Ph.D. 1937; re- 
search asst., Western Reserve U., 1933-34 ; teaching 
asst. 1935-37, instr. in Greek and Latin 1937-40, 
Washington U. ; private sec. to Am. amb. to Venezuela 
1940-41 ; special elk.. Am. Red Cross, Jan.-Feb. 1941 ; 
app. divisional asst. at $3,200 in the Dept. of State 
Feb. 20, 1941 ; married. — DE. 

Park, Nelson Renfrew. — b. Boston, Mass., Nov. 25, 
1890 ; St. Johnsbury Acad. grad. ; Colo. Coll., A.B. 1914 ; 
teacher in high sch. 1914-15 ; teacher and principal in 
high sch. in Porto Rico 1916-18 ; Porto Rico Brigade 
1918-19 ; app. v. c. at La Paz May 5, 1919 ; at Guatemala 
Aug. 31, 1922 ; V. c. of career of class three Nov. 16, 1922 ; 
v. c. at Guatemala Nov. 24, 1922 ; at Callao-Lima Feb. 
12, 1923; class two Nov. 23, 1923; class one May 10, 



1924 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; class 
eight June 2, 1926 ; cons. June 15, 1926 ; cons, at 
Ceiba Feb. 12, 1927; class seven Dec. 19, 1929; at 
TorreOn Sept. 18, 1930; at Barranquilla June 1, 1937; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; class six Mar. 1, 
1939; married. 

Park, Richard, Jr. (Capt.).— b. Washington, D.C., 
July 29, 1911: U.S.M.A. grad. 1933; Columbia, M.A. 
1940 ; Harvard, M.A. 1041 ; assigned as asst. mil. 
att. at Moscow June 19, 1941. 

Parker, Edward S. — b. McCormick, S.C, May 14, 
1894; U. of Paris 1919; with cotton-exporting firm 
1915-17, 1919-22; U. S. Army 1917-19, 2d It., over- 
seas service; with Am. Relief Admin, in Russia 1922- 
23 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Calcutta Sept. 29, 
1924 ; V. c. at Madras Jan. 7, 1925 ; at Cologne June 

30, 1926 ; at Matomoros July 17, 1041 ; married. 

Parker, William Leonard. — b. Babylon, N,Y., Jan. 

31, 1903 ; Amherst, B.A. 1926 ; Syracuse, LL.B. 1930 ; 
instr. in Eng. at Syracuse 1926-30 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v. c. of career, and sec. In the Diplo. Ser. 
Dec. 17, 1931; For. Ser. Sch. Dec. 30, 1931; v. c. at 
Alexandria Apr. 7, 1932; at Lj'on Nov. 11, 1933; at 
Canton Apr. 15, 1935 ; at Rangoon Dec. 28, 1938 ; 
class eight Mar. 1, 1940; to the Dept. July 27, 1940; 
married. — NB. 

Parkins, Albina Landstreet. — b. Shenandoah Valley, 
Va. ; schs. In U.S., Switzerland, France, and England ; 
U. of Edinburgh; Girton Coll., Cambridge U., England, 
1913-16 ; Oahu Coll., Hawaii, 1917 ; private sec. to 
commandant of War Coll. 1918 ; app. elk. at $1,080 in 
the Dept. of State Sept. 21, 1918; at $1,140 Mar. 1, 

1919 ; at $900 May 1, 1919 ; at $1,000 July 1, 1919 ; 
at $1,200 July 1, 1920; at $1,500 July 1, 1924; at 
$1,560 Dec. 1, 1925 ; at $1,680 July 1, 1928 ; at $1,740 
July 1, 1928 ; at $1,800 Oct. 1, 1928 ; at $2,000 Apr. 1, 
1929; at $2,300 Nov. 1, 1920; at $2,500 July 1, 1930; 
admin, asst. at $2,600 July 16, 1936 ; at $2,700 Apr. 1, 
1038 ; divisional asst. Mar. 1, 1039 ; at $2,800 June 16, 
1941.— Eu. 

Parks, James Edward. — b. Enfleld, N.C., June 12, 
1888 ; high sch. and business sch. ; railway-mail service 
1907-12 ; trans-Atlantic-mail service 1912-14 ; cml. 
work 1914-16 ; U. S. postal agency in France 10 
months; U. S. Army 1918-19, capt., overseas service; 
capt., O.R.C. ; app. elk. in Am. emb. at Paris Mar. 26, 

1920 ; in Am. consulate gen. at Paris July 1, 1921 ; v. C. 
at Paris Oct. 2, 1923 ; v. c. of career of class three 
June 13, 1024 ; v. c. at Lille June 23, 1924 ; For. Ser. 
officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; v. c. at Cardiff July 12, 
1924 ; at Luxemburg May 19, 1926 ; at Martinique Mar. 
14, 1929 ; class eight, cons., and cons, at Martinique 
July 24, 1930; at Paris Sept. 26, 1930; at London 
June 8, 1934; class seven Oct. 1, 1935; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; cons, at Glasgow, temp., 
Sept. 9, 1939 ; at Manchester, temp., Sept. 16, 1939 ; at 
London Jan. 2, 1940 ; at Colon Apr. 15, 1941 ; class six 
Aug. 16, 1941 ; married. 

Parry, Carroll Casimir. — b. St. Louis, Mo., Mar. 4, 
1897 ; high-sch. and business-sch. grad. ; jr. coll. ; dept. 
mgr. in mfg. company 1917-18 ; elk., War Dept. Mar.- 



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June 1918; app. elk. In Am. enib. at London July 25, 
1018; In Am. log. at rrague Dec. 1. 1920; at Cairo 
Sept. 3, 1927 ; at Prague Feb. 9, V.)'28 ; In consulate 
pen. at Prague Mar. 21, 1939 ; v. c. at Prague, Bohemia, 
Dec. 11, 19:i9; at Vienna Oct. 14, 1940; at Li.sbon .Inly 
19, 1941 ; married. 

Parsloe, Arthur Gerard. — b. Atlanta, Ga., May 25, 
1SS8; educated by tutors; with railroad companies 
1912-14 ; elk. and asst. paymaster at Porto Alegre 
1914-16 ; teacher of English in Porto Alegre 1916-17 ; 
nigr. of plantation near Santos 1917-18 ; app. elk. in 
Am. consulate at Santos Jan. 27, 1918 ; v. c. at Santos 
June 27, 1918 ; resigned May 18. 1922 ; app. elk. in 
Am. consulate at Santos Oct. 7, 1922; v. c. at Santos 
June 7, 1923 ; married. 

Parsons, James Graham, — b. New York, N.Y., Oct. 
28, 1907; Groton Sch. grad. ; Yale, B.A. 1929; N.Y. 
U. Grad. Sch. of Business Admin. 1931-32; security 
analyst 1931-32; secretary to Am. amb. to Japan 1932- 
36 ; app. For. Ser. oflBcer unclass.. v. c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1936 ; v. c. at Habana 
Nov. 23, 1936; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 19. 1938; to the 
Dept., temp., June 17, 1938 ; v. c. at Mukden July 25, 
1938; V. c. and 3d sec. at Ottawa June 27, 1940; 
class eiglit May 1. 1941 ; married. 

Parsons, Marselis Clark, Jr. — b. Rye, N.Y., Aug. 30, 
1904 ; Taft Sth. ; Princeton, A.B. 1928 ; elk. 1924 ; 
broker's elk. 1928-31 ; asst. sec. to U. S. Senator 
1933-34 ; asst. elk., Senate Com. Committee, 19.35 ; 
app. For. Ser. ofBeer unclass., v. c. of career, and sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 1, 1935 ; v. c. at Naples Oct. 5. 1935 ; 
For. Ser. Sch. Aug. 4, 1936; v. e. at Berlin Dec. 18, 
19:;6 ; at M«dnn Mar. 2, 1938 ; at Batavia July 30, 1938 ; 
at Zjigr.'b Nov. :.'.•{, 1940 (canceled) ; at Lisbon Apr. 15, 
1941 ; class eight Aug. 16, 1941. 

Partridge, Richard C. (Maj.) — b. Boston, Mass., Feb. 
15. 1899 ; Roxbury Latin Sch. grad. ; Harvard, A.B. 
1919 ; U.S.M.A., B.S. 1920 ; German Command and Gen. 
Staff Sch. 1938; assigned as asst. mil. att. at Berlin 
Dec. 1. 1939 ; mil. att. at Budapest Feb. 17, 1940 ; 
married. 

Pasquet, Maurice. — b. Newport, R.L, July 3, 1902 ; 
ficole Primaire Supfrieure, St. Maur, France; High 
Sell, of Commerce (New York) grad. ; ftcole Libre des 
Sciences Politiqnes 1927-28 ; elk. and sec. 1922-25 ; 
app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Paris June 29, 1925 ; 
V. c. at Havre, temp.. June 22, 1927 ; elk. at Paris 
Sept. 1, 1927 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v. c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 16, 1930 ; v. c. at Paris 
Jan. 23, 1931: at Glasgow Nov. 29, 1933; at Dairen 
Dec. 21, 19.30; class eieht Aug. 17, 1938; at St. Pierre- 
Miquelc.n Aug. 5, 1940 ; cons. Oct. 5, 1940 ; at St. Plerre- 
Mirju. Ion Oct. IG, 1940; class seven May 1, 1911; 
married. 

Pasvolsky, Leo. — b. Pavlograd. Russia, Aug. 22, 1893; 
naturalized 1911; Coll. of City of N.Y., A.B. 1916; 
Columbia, grad. work 1916-18; U. of Geneva, Switzer- 
land, grad, work 1932-.33 ; Brookings Inst.. Ph.D. 
1936; Journalist and writer on Int. economic and flnan- 
cial relations 1916-22 ; served with War Work Ext., 
Dept. of Interior, and as mem. of N.Y. Mayor's Com- 
mittee on Nat. Defense 1917-18 ; press corr., Paris 



I'eace Conf., 1919, and Conf. on Limitation of Arma- 
ment, Washington, 1921-22; researcti economist, Brook- 
ings Inst., 1922- ; observer lor Brookings Inst., World 
Economic Conf., Geneva, 1927, Conferences on Con- 
certed Economic Action, Geneva, 1930, and World 
Monetary and Economic Conf., London, 1933 ; Am. 
mem., int. committees of economists and businessmen 
set up by Int. Cliamber of Com. 1932, 1933, 1935 ; econ- 
omist, Bu. of For. and Dom. Com., 1934-35 ; app. eco- 
nomic analyst at ?8,000 in the Dept. of State Dec. 2, 
1935 ; special asst. to the sec. of state Nov. 6, 19.36 ; 
asst. exec, sec, .34th Conf. of Inter-Parliamentary Union, 
The Hague, 1938 ; resigned Jan. 19, 1939 ; app. special 
asst. to the sec. of state at .$8,000 Sept. 16, 1939; at 
$8,500 Oct. 1, 1939; chm. of subcommittee, Dept. of 
State Advisory Committee on I'roblems of For. Rela- 
tions, 1940 ; adviser to Am. del., 2d Meeting of 
Ministers of For. Affairs of Am. Republics, Ilabana, 
1940; chief, Div. of Special Research, in addition to 
duties as special asst. to the sec. of state Feb. 3, 1941 ; 
mem., Bd. of Economic Operations of Dept. of State, 
1941- ; married. — SA. 

Pattee, Richard. — b. Prescott, Ariz., Apr. 17, 1906; 
Tucson High Sch. grad. ; U. of Ariz., A.B. 1926 ; Catho- 
lic U., A.M. 1927; U. of Louvain, Belgium, 1931-32; 
instr. 1927-29 and asst. prof. 1930-31, 1932-37, U. of 
Puerto Rico ; app. divisional asst. at $4,600 in the 
Dept. of State Feb. 16. 1938; act. chief, Div. of Cul- 
tural Relations, Nov. 25, 1938-Feb. 15, 1939; divisional 
asst. at $5,600 July 16, 1940 ; sec. of education section, 
8fh Am. Scientific Cong., Washington, 1940; asst. chief, 
Div. of Cultural Relations, Apr. 25, 1941 ; married. — 
RC. 

Patterson, Jefferson, — b. Dayton, Ohio. May 14, 1891 ; 
Adirondack-Fla. Sch. ; Yale, B.A. 1913 ; Harvard, LL.B. 
1916 ; Harvard Sch. of Business Admin. 1916-17 ; mem. 
of bar of Ohio; U. S. Army 1917-19, 2d It., overseas 
service ; law elk. 1920 ; app. sec. of cmb. or leg. of class 
four Aug. 24, 1921 ; to the Dept. Sept. 8, 1921 ; asst. 
sec, Conf. on Limitation of Armament, Washington, 
1921-22 ; assigned to Peking Mar. 1, 1922 ; class three 
.Jan. 23. 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class six July 1, 
1924 ; 2d sec. at Bogota July 17, 1924 ; at Constan- 
tinople Sept. 2, 1926; class five May 23, 1929; to the 
Dept. Mar. 22, 19S0 ; 1st sec Apr. 17, 1930 ; asst. chief, 
Div. of Protocol and Confs., June 1, 1933 ; cons. July 
20, 1934 ; For. Ser. officer at Breslau Aug. 1, 1934 ; 
cons, at Breslau Aug. 13, 1934 ; 2d sec. at Oslo Aug. 13, 
1935 ; 1st sec. at Oslo Sept. 20, 19.!5 ; class four Apr. 
1. 1936; at Berlin Nov. 28, 1938; class three May 1. 
1941 ; 1st sec. and cons, at Lima July 3, 1941 ; married. 

Patterson, John. — b. Chelsea. Mass., Feb. 5, 1912; 
Boston Coll. High Sch. grad. ; Boston Coll., A.B. 1933 ; 
Harvard, A.M. 1935; elk. in Treas. Dept. 1935-36; app. 
elk. at $1,440 in the Dept. of State Mar. 4. 1936; at 
$1,620 June 1, 1937; research asst. at $2,000 Aug. 1, 
1938 ; divisional asst. at $3,200 Nov. 1. 1940.— A-L. 

Patterson, Richard Sharps. — b. Wilkes-Carre, Pa., 
Feb. 24, 1908; Wilkes-Barre High Sch. grad.; George 
Washington, A.B. 1929, grad. work 1929-31 ; editor, 
George Washington U., 1930-35 ; app. editorial asst. 
at $1,S00 in the Dept. of State June 10, 1929 ; at $2,000 
Apr. 7, 19.30 ; at $2,200 July 1, 1930 ; asst. to tlie his- 
torical adviser at $3,200 June 24, 19.36 ; act. historical 



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adviser June 17-July 18, 1936 and Aug. 18-Sept. 18, 
1936 ; asst. to the editor of the treaties Aug. 1, 1938 ; 
at $3,300 Apr. 16, 1939. — ET. 

Patton, Kenneth Stuart. — b. Salem, Va., July 22, 
1882 ; Charlottesville High Sch. ; U. of Va., A.B. 1904 ; 
grad. work at Sorbonne 1904-5 ; Johns Hopkins U. 
1905-8 ; special work in Bibliothfeque Nationale, Paris, 
1906 ; app. cons. asst. June 24, 1908 ; to the Dept. 
July 1, 1908 ; to Marseille Jan. 18. 1909 ; v. and dep. 
cons, at Rome Apr. 20, 1909 ; at Ceiba Feb. 15, 1912 ; 
T. and dep. cons. gen. at Lisbon July 27, 1912 ; cons, 
at Cognac Nov. 24, 1913 ; cons, of class eight by act 
approved Feb. 5, 1915 ; cons, at La Rochelle July 1, 
1915 ; at Calais Oct. 27, 1916 ; class seven Nov. 10, 
1916 ; detailed to Paris Feb. 15, 1919 ; cons, at Belgrade 
May 27. 1919 ; also cml. adviser to Am. leg. Aug. 1919 ; 
class six Sept. 5, 1919 ; class five June 4, 1920 ; class 
four Nov. 19, 1921 ; For. Ser. officer of class five July 
1, 1924 ; class four Feb. 24, 1925 ; cons, at Paris, temp., 
Aug. 2, 1927 ; at Belgrade Oct. 1, 1927 ; at Leipzig 
Dec. 19, 1928 ; cons. gen. Feb. 17, 1930 ; cons. gen. at 
Batavia Mar. 26, 1930; class three May 9, 1930; at 
Amsterdam June 20, 1934 ; class two Apr. 1, 1936 ; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. May 14, 1936; cons. gen. at 
Singapore Nov. 2, 1937 ; class one May 1, 1941 ; married. 

Paxson, Emma Fell. — ^b. Madison, Wis. ; Lyc6e de 
Jeunes Filles, Versailles ; Wis. High Sch. grad. ; 
Bryn Mawr, A.B. 1932 ; U. of Calif. 1932 ; business-sch. 
grad. ; app. elk. at $1,620 in the Dept. of State July 5, 
1934 ; at $1,800 June 1, 1936 ; at $2,300 Sept. 16, 1937 ; 
divisional asst. at $2,600 July 1, 1939. — TA. 

Paxton, John Hall.— b. Galesburg, 111., July 28, 1899 ; 
Shanghai Am. Sch. grad. ; Phillips Andover grad. ; 
Yale, B.A. 1922; Magdalene Coll., Cambridge U., Eng- 
land, and ficole Libre des Sciences Politiques 1923-24 ; 
U. S. Army 1918 ; tutor and translator of French sci- 
entific books ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. Mar. 20, 
1925 ; V. c. of career and v. c. at Nanking Sept. 2, 
1925 ; language officer at Peking July 23, 1929 ; class 
eight and cons. Oct. 16, 1929 ; class seven July 1, 1931 ; 
cons, at Canton Mar. 5, 1932 ; at Chefoo Sept. 14, 
1934 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. June 24, 1936 ; For. Ser. 
officer at Nanking July 10, 1936 ; 2d sec. at Nanking 
July 24, 1936; cons, at Shanghai Mar. 3, 1938; class 
six Mar. 1, 1939 ; also 2d sec. at Nanking, temp., Aug. 
7, 1939 ; married. 

Payne, Charles Edward Beresford. — b. Marquette, 
Mich., Dec. 14, 1891 ; Marquette High Sch. grad. ; busi- 
ness sch. ; elk. 1909-13 ; asst. agt. for railway com- 
pany in Canada 1913-18 ; with lumber company in 
Canada 1918-19 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Lon- 
don, Ont., July 28, 1920 ; v. c. at London, Ont., Feb. 21, 
1921 ; at Niagara Falls, temp., July 29, 1926 ; at Lon- 
don, Ont., Nov. 16, 1926; at Sarnia June 20. 1940; 
married. 

Pearson, Paul Harold, — b. St. Peter, Minn., July 8, 
1902 ; Central High Sch. (Minneapolis) grad. ; Drake 
U., B.A. 1926, LL.B. 1927; mem. of bar of Iowa; elk. 
in Am. consulate at Helsingfors 1927-28 ; elk. to trade 
commr. at Hamburg 1928-29 ; app. asst. trade commr. 
at Hamburg July 1, 1929 ; at Copenhagen Aug. 1, 1929 ; 



at Berlin June 16, 1939 ; For. Ser. officer of class eight 
July 1, 1939 ; v.c. of career and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Nov. 16, 1939 ; v.c. and 3d sec. at Berlin Dec. 29, 1939 ; 
relieved of duties as v.c. July 15, 1941. 

Pease, Harold Denman. — b. Des Moines, Iowa, Jan. 
16, 1907 ; Sacramento High Sch. grad. ; IJ. of Calif. 
1924-25 ; criminologist. State of Calif., 1925-29 ; app. 
elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Shanghai Oct. 28, 1929; 
V. c. at Shanghai July 8, 1937 ; married. 

Peck, William Lawrence. — b. Putnam, Conn., Mar. 
30, 1895 ; Gunnery Sch. grad. ; Trinity Coll., A.B. 1916 ; 
Sorbonne 1919 ; teacher 1916-17 ; U. S. Marine Corps 
1917-19 ; investigator for insur. company 1920 ; app. 
elk. in Am. consulate at Stockholm July 8, 1920 ; v. c. 
of career of class three Nov. 16, 1922; v. c. at Stock- 
holm Nov. 24, 1922 ; at Reval (Tallinn^ May 19, 1923 ; 
For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; v. c. at Leipzig 
Mar. 9, 1925 ; at Cobh May 19, 1928 ; class eight, cons., 
and cons, at Cobh July 24, 1930 ; at Lagos July 14, 
1932 ; at Riga Jan. 31, 1935 ; class seven Oct. 1, 1935 ; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 9, 1935 ; also 2d sec. at Riga 
Nov. 7, 1935 ; cons, at Naples Dec. 22, 1938 ; class six 
Mar. 1, 1939; at Venice, temp., June 30, 1939; at 
Naples Mar. 11, 1940; at Marseille Sept. 19, 1940; 
married. 

Peck, Willys Ruggrles. — b. Tientsin, China, of Am. 
parents, Oct. 24, 1882 ; Pomona Coll. Prep. Sch. ; U. 
of Calif., A.B. 1906; teacher of Eng., Chihli, China, 
1902-4 ; app. student interpreter in China Oct. 8, 
1906; asst. Chinese sec. at Peking Nov. 9, 1908; 
Chinese sec. at Peking Sept. 11, 1913 ; cons, at Tsingtau 
May 5, 1914 ; detailed as v. cons. gen. at Hankow 
Dec. 1, 1914 ; cons, of class five by act approved 
Feb. 5, 1915 ; returned to Tsingtau Feb. 6, 1915 ; 
detailed to Shanghai Apr. 4, 1916 ; v. c. at Tientsin 
May 12, 1916; returned to Tsingtau July 24, 1916; 
detailed to Peking Apr. 27, 1918 ; returned to Tsingtau 
June 10, 1918 ; detailed to Peking July 14, 1919 ; class 
four June 11, 1920 ; Chinese sec. at Peking July 1, 
1921 ; For. Ser. officer of class four July 1, 1924 ; 
class three Aug. 8, 1924 ; Chinese sec. of Am. del.. Spe- 
cial Conf. on Chinese Customs Tariff, Peking, 1925-26 ; 
to the Dept. June 18, 1926 ; asst. chief, Div. of Far 
Eastern Affairs, Mar. 27, 1928-Nov. 25, 1930; class 
two May 17, 1928 ; class one May 9, 1930 ; cons. gen. 
Jan. 22, 1931 ; cons. gen. at Nanking and couns. Of 
leg. Feb. 5, 1931 ; couns. of emb. at Nanking Sept. 17, 
1935 (temp, at Chungking) ; E.E. and M.P. to Thai- 
land Aug. 19, 1941 ; married. 

Pell, Herbert Claiborne. — b. New York, N.Y., Feb. 16, 
1884 ; Pomfret Sch. grad. ; Harvard 1902-5 ; Columbia 
U. 1907-8; mem. U. S. Hou.se of Representatives from 
17th Dist. of N.Y., 66th Cong., 1919-21 ; chra., N.Y. 
State Democratic Committee, 1921-26 ; v. chm., Demo- 
cratic Nat. Campaign Committee, 1936 ; lectured at 
Harvard, Columbia, Vassar, and Syracuse ; author ; app. 
E. E. and M. P. to Portugal May 27, 1937 ; chief of 
diplo. mission, with rank of A. E. and P. at Portuguese 
Imperial Week celebrations, Lisbon, 1940 ; E.E. and 
M.P. to Hungary Feb. 11, 1941 ; married. 

Pell, Robert Thompson. — b. New York, N.Y., Mar. 9, 
1902 ; St. Paul's Sch. grad. ; Institut des Hautes fitudes 



BIOGRAPHIES 



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Internationales, U. of Taris, diploma 1924 ; Harvard, 
A.B. ll>2u ; newspaper corr. 1925-28 ; publisher 1928- 
29 ; private sec. to Am. amb. to I'"rance 1929-30 ; elk. 
in Am. cmb., Pari.<i, servini,' as see. to amb. l'.t:{0 ;!;{ ; 
asst. to sec. of treas. at moratorium conversations, 
Paris, 1931 ; press ofllcer, visit of French premier to 
U. S., 1931, Gen. Disarmament Conf., Geneva, 1932, 
1933, Davis mission, 1933 ; del.. Int. Press Conf., Co- 
penhagen, 1931, Int. Press Conf., Madrid, 1933; tech. 
adviser. Int. Communications Conf., Madrid, 1932 ; 
chief, European Information Center, Am. emb., Paris, 
1033-o0 : press officer. Preliminary Naval Conversa- 
tions, 19."^, Naval Conf.. London, 19:{5-36 ; app. divi- 
sional asst. at $4,000 in the Dept. of State May 8, 1936; 
tech. adviser, Int. Sugar Conf., London, 1937 ; press 
officer. Conf. of Brussels, l'.):>7 ; tech. adviser at meet- 
ings. Kvian and London, 193S. and v. dir., London, 
1938-39, Intergovernmental Committee on Political 
Refugees ; «sst. chief, Div. of European Affairs, at $6,500 
Aug. 22, 19.39; representative of Am. v. chm.. Intergov- 
ernmental Committee on Political Refugees in negotia- 
tion of airreement for resettlement of refugees in Do- 
minican Rcpul)lic. 1940 : Act. Asst. Chief, Div. of Current 
Information, Oct. 10, 1941 ; married. — CI. 

Pelton, Walter Earle.— b. Union Co., 111., May 28, 
1890; Nat. U.. LL.B. 1922; mem. of bar of D.C. ; U. S. 
Navy 1918 : app. c\k. at $1,200 In the Dept. of State 
Mar. 17. 1919: at $1,400 Jan. 1, 1920; at $1,000 Nov. 
21, 1923 ; at $1,860 July 1, 1924 ; an asst. to the solici- 
tor at $2,000 July 1, 1928 ; at $2,600 June 1, 1929 ; at 
$2.S00 July 1. 1930; at $3,200 June 1, 1931; asst. to 
the legal adviser July 1, 1931 ; sec. for U. S., Gen. 
Claims Commn., U. S. and Panama, 1933; at $3,300 
Apr. 16, 1939.— Le. 

Pendar, Kenneth Whittemore. — b. Sioux Palls, 
S. Dak.. Dec. 22. 1906 ; St. Paul's Sch. grad. ; Harvard, 
A B. 1030; Universit*:' de Paris 1937-40; Harvard U. 
1940-41: salesman and art expert witli picture dealers 
in U.S. and Europe 10.'^0-37 ; library and archeological 
worlc in France and Turkey with Byzantine Inst. 1937- 
40; app. v.c. at Casablanca May 16, 1911. 

Penfield, James Kedzie. — b. New York, N.Y.. Apr. 9, 
1908; Stanford, A.B. 1929; app. For. Ser. officer un- 
class., v. c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 
15, 1930; v. c. at Ciudad Juarez Apr. 29, 1930; at 
Progre.so June 13, 19.30; For. Ser. Sch. Sept. 27, 1930; 
T. c. at Canton Feb. 24, 1931 ; at Mukden Mar. 6. 1033 ; 
language officer at Peiping July 2, 1934 ; v. c. at Yiin- 
nanfu, temp., July 7, 1936 ; class eight Apr. 1, 1937 ; 
cons. Apr. 22, 1937 ; cons, at Yiinnanfu, temp., Apr. 26, 
1937; to the Dept. Jan. 19, 1938; class seven Nov. 16, 
1939 ; cons, at Godthaab May 7, 1940 ; class six Au^'. 10, 
1941. 



Perkins, Jolin Wesley. — b. Rising Sun, Ind., Nov. 
17, 1886 ; Rising Sun High Sch. grad. ; Earlham ColL, 
B.A. 1909; Northwestern, M.A. 1912; teacher of lan- 
guages 1909-11; prof, of languages, Jamestown ColL 
1912-14, Maryville Coll. 1914-10; elk.. Civil Ser. 
Commn., 1910-17; translator, Dept. of Agri., 1917-20, 
War Dept., 1920-32; app. translator at $2,600 in the 
Dept. of State Feb. 9, 1932; at $2,900 Sept. 1, 1935; 
at $3,000 Apr. 1, 1938; at $3,500 Jan. 7, 1939; asst. 
chief. Translating Bu., July 12, 1940; married.— Tr. 

Perkins, Mahlon Fay. — b. North Adams, Mass., Nov. 
23, 1882 ; Drury High Sch. grad. ; Harvard, A.B. 1904 ; 
advertising work 1905-6; tutor 1906; teacher 1906-8; 
app. student interpreter In China Jan. 14, 1909 ; v. 
and dep. cons, at Chefoo May 25, 1911 ; also interpreter 
July 25, 1911 ; dep. cons. gen. and interpreter at 
Shanghai May 13, 1912; assessor, Int. Mixed Court at 
Shanghai, 1913-18 ; v. and dep. cons. gen. Mar. 17, 
1914; designated to exercise judicial authority and 
jurisdiction in civil and criminal cases at Shanghai 
Mar. 17. 1914 ; v. c. at Shanghai Feb. 6, 1915 ; consular 
judge, Shanghai, Mar. 11, 1915 ; cons, of class six Sept. 

14, 1917; cons, at Changsha Apr. 15, 1918; class five 
Sept. 5, 1919 ; detailed to Shanghai Apr. 8, 1920 ; class 
four June 4, 1920 ; to the Dept. May 10, 1922 ; class 
three Aug. 23, 1922 ; cons. gen. of class four June 5, 
1924 ; For. Ser. ofBcer of class three July 1, 1924 ; cons, 
at Tientsin Sept. 3, 1925 ; tech. adviser, Special Conf. on 
Chinese Customs Tariff, and Coramn. on Extraterri- 
toriality in China, Peking, 1925 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Feb. 9, 1928; couns. of leg. at Peking Feb. 16, 1928; 
class two May 17, 1928; class one July 24, 1930; 
to the Dept. May 15, 1933 ; asst. historical adviser Mar. 

15, 1934 ; chm., Publications Committee of the Dept., 
1934-36 ; cons. gen. at Barcelona July 24, 1936 ; couns. 
of leg. at The Hague June 2, 1937 ; at Copenhagen Aug. 
7, 1937; married. 

Perkins, Troy Lawson. — b. Hindman, Ky., Feb. 3, 
1902; Cen. State Normal I'rep. Sch. grad.; U. of Ky., 
A.B. 1925, grad. work 192.'5-26 ; Alliance Frangaise, 
summer 1929 ; publicity work 1918-19 ; store mgr. 
1924-25 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Ensenada Aug. 
13, 1931 ; v.c. at Ensenada Sept. 5, 19:51 ; For. Ser. 
officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; v.c. at Ensenada Jan. 2, 1932 ; For. 
Ser. Sch. Aug. 19, 1932; v.c. at Medan Dec. 22. 1932 
(canceled) ; to the Dept., temp., Dec. 23. 1932; v.c. at 
Tientsin May 31, 1933 : at Dairen Dec. 3, 1934 ; language 
otncer at Peiping Jan. 17, 1930 ; 3d .sec. at Peiping Feb. 
26. ]!t:!8; v.c. at Mukden Apr. 7, 1938; at Shanghai 
D<c. 17. 1938; class eight Apr. 1, 1939; at Yunnanfu, 
temp., Oct. 10, 19:;9 ; cons. June 12, 1940 ; cons, at 
Yiinnanfu (Kunming) June 24, 1940 ; class seven Aug. 

16, 1941 ; married. 



Perkins, Ernest Ralph, — b. North Haverliill, N.IL, 
Dec. 27. 1803 : Tilton Sch. grad. ; Wcsleyan. A.B. 1917 ; 
Clark, A.M. 1921. Ph.D. 1930 ; teacher of hist., Lawrence 
Acad., 1917-18 ; U. S. Army 1918 ; newspaper work 
1919-20; instr. In hist., Denison U., 1921-22; assoc. 
prof, of hist., Norwich U., 1922-30 ; app. research asst. 
at $3,200 in the Dept. of State Oct. 1, 1930; asst. chief 
of research section at $3,800 Jan. 16, 1937 ; chief at 
14,600 June 29, 1938.— RP. 



Perkins, Warwick. — b. Baltimore, Md., July 23, 
1899 ; Baltimore City Coll. grad. ; Johns Hopkins, A.B. 
1921 ; S.A.T.C. 1918 ; newspaper reporter and asst. 
flnancial editor 1921-24 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclas.s. 
and V. c. of career Oct. 16, 1924 ; v. c. at Vienna Nov. 
8, 1924 ; at Lucerne, temp., May 23, 1927 ; at Vienna 
Nov. 15, 1927; at Lausanne, temp., Jan. 13, 1928; at 
Vienna Apr. 18, 1928; at Danzig May 4, 1929; class 
eight, cons., and cons, at Danzig Oct. 16, 1929 ; at 



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Warsaw Feb. 2. 1932 ; class seven July 1, 1934 ; class 
six Apr. 1, 193G ; cons, at Toronto Sept. 23, 1937 ; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; class five June 16, 
1938; class four Aug. 16, 1941; married. 

Peter, Alan Gordon. — b. Castries, St. Lucia, B.W.I. , 
Dec. 2, 1897 ; British subject ; Upper Canada Coll., 
Toronto, Canada, 1906-15; McGill U., Montreal, 1915- 
16 ; in Canadian naval service 1916-19 ; mem. of cml. 
firm, St. Lucia, 1919- ; app. act. cons. agt. at St. 
Lucia Dec. 15, 1933 ; cons. agt. Mar. 14, 1934 ; married. 

Peterson, Avery Frederick. — b. Boise, Idaho, Aug. 2, 
1906 ; Boise High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; George- 
town, B.S. (For. Ser.) 1929; bookkeeper 1923-24; 
salesman 1926-27 ; advertising work with trade assn. 
1927-30 ; app. asst. trade commr. at Toronto Aug. 11, 
1930 ; at Ottawa Aug. 1, 1933 ; trade commr. at Ottawa 
Jan. 1, 1938 ; For. Ser. officer of class seven July 1, 
1939 ; cons, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; 
cons, and 2d sec. at Ottawa Dec. 29, 1939 ; married. 

Pettigrew, Robert Leslie. — b. Salem, Mo., Jan. 6, 
1893 ; resident mgr. of development corp. in Haiti ; app. 
cons. agt. at Cap Haitien Oct. 17, 1938 ; married. 

Peurifoy, Jolin E.— b. Walterboro, S.C, Aug. 9, 1907 ; 
Walterboro High Sch. grad. ; U.S.M.A. 1926-28 ; Ameri- 
can U. 1935 ; George Washington U. 1939-40 ; asst. to 
insur. head of bank 1928-29 ; insur. underwriter 1929- 
31 ; asst. mgr. and cashier, restaurant company, 1931- 
34 ; act. chief of section. Procurement Division, Treas- 
ury Dept., 1935-37 ; elk., U. S. Capitol, Jan.-Aug. 1938 ; 
economic analyst. Labor Dept., Aug.-Sept. 19:58 ; app. 
economic analyst at $2,000 in the Dept. of State Oct. 
1, 1938; divisional asst. at $2,600 Apr. 1. 1939; at 
$3,200 Apr. 1, 1940; married.— DE. 

Peyton, Robert Kendall. — b. Aguascalientes, Mexico, 
of Am. parents, Jan. 28, 1911 ; high-sch. grad. ; Colum- 
bia U. 1932-34; engineering 1928-29; elk. 1930-32; 
app. elk. in Am. consulate at Chihuahua Oct. 1, 1934 ; 
V. c. at Ceiba June 15, 19.36 ; at Puerto Cabezas Oct. 
30, 1936 : at Chihuahua Feb. 28, 1939 ; married. 

Phares, Everett Lang (Lt.) — b. Fort Thomas, Ky., 
Oct. 6, 1908; Western High Sch. (D. C.) ; Danville 
Mil. Inst. grad. ; U. S. N. A. grad. 1932 ; assigned as 
asst. naval att. and asst. naval att. for air at Tokyo 
Mar. 7, 1941. 

Phelan, George Roosevelt. — b. Bordeaux, France, of 
Am. parents, Sept. 13, 1888 ; St. Michaels Coll., Brus- 
sels, Belgium, 1902-10 ; elk. in Am. consulate at Brus- 
sels 1911; mgr. of sugar estate in Venezuela 1912-18; 
app. elk. in Am. consulate at La Guaira Oct. 22, 1918 ; 
at Puerto Cabcllo May 1, 1919 ; v. c. at Puerto Cabello 
June 10. 1919 ; at La Guaira, temp., Nov. 13, 1920 ; at 
Puerto Cabello Dec. 27, 1920 ; at Barbados, temp., Oct. 
15, 1923 ; at Puerto Cabello Dec. 10, 1923 ; at Mara- 
caibo July 16, 1932 ; at Caracas June 29, 1937 ; at 
La Guaira, temp., Sept. 29, 1941 ; married. 

Phelan, Raymond. — b. Brussels, Belgium, of Am. 
parents, Oct. 3, 1893 ; St. Michaels Coll., Brussels, grad. 
1911 ; instr. in French, Mecenas Inst., Trinidad, 1914- 
16 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Trinidad Feb. 7, 1916 ; 



V. c. at Trinidad Dec. 29, 1916 ; at La Guaira Aug. 12, 
1918 ; at Trinidad May 2, 1919 ; resigned Oct. 31, 1919 ; 
with bank as asst. for. trade advi.ser 1919-20 and as 
cml. representative in Brussels 1920-21; app. ,v. c. at 
Tenerife Mar. 22, 1921 ; at Las Palmas May 1, 1924 ; 
at Tenerife Sept. 13, 1924 ; at Dakar Oct. 15, 1924 ; at 
Guadeloupe Aug. 28, 1925 ; resigned Aug. 20. 1927 ; rep- 
resentative in Colombia for steamship company 1927-28, 
1930-31 ; traffic mgr. in Colombia for navigation corp., 
1929-30; app. v. c. at Medellfn July 16, 1930; at 
Barranquilla May 20, 1933 ; at Curacao, temp., July 5, 
1938 ; at Barranquilla Jan. 17, 1939 ; at Agua Prieta 
July 28, 1941 ; married. 

Phelps, Vernon Lovell. — b. Kaneville, 111., Oct. 21, 
1900 ; Kaneville High Sch. grad. ; U. of 111., B.S. 1928, 
M.S. 1929 ; research fellow, Brookings Institution, 
1935-36; U. of Pa., Ph.D. 1937; teacher in high sch. 
192.3-24, 1928-29; sales-promotion work 1926-27; 
instr. in economics, Lafayette Coll., 1929-34 ; instr. in 
merchandising, Wharton Sch.. U. of Pa., 1934-35 ; agri. 
economist, Dept. of Agri., 1936-37; app. economic ana- 
lyst at $3,200 in the Dept. of State Oct. 7, 1937; 
divisional asst. at $3,800 July 1, 1939 ; at $4,600 Feb. 16, 
1941 ; married. — TA. 

Phillips, William. — b. Beverly, Mass., May 30, 1878 ; 
Milton Acad. grad. ; Harvard, A.B. 1900, A.M. 1922 ; 
Harvard Law Sch. 1900-1902 ; private sec. to Am. 
amb. in Great Britain 1903-5 ; app. 2d sec. at Peking 
Mar. 10, 1905 ; asst. to 3d asst. sec. of state on far 
eastern affairs June 1, 1907 ; chief, Div. of Far Eastern 
Affairs, Mar. 20, 1908 ; .3d asst. sec. of state Jan. 11, 
1909 ; sec. of emb. at London Sept. 25, 1909 ; del., Int. 
Cong, of Chambers of Com. and Cml. and Industrial 
Assns., London, 1910 ; resigned Nov. 16, 1912 ; regent 
of the College and sec. of the Corps, of Harvard 
1912-14 ; app. 3d a.sst. sec. of state Mar. 13. 1914 ; 
chm., Nat. Exposition Commn. to represent the Govt, 
of the U. S. at the Panama-Paciflc Int. Exposition, San 
Francisio. 1914; del., 2d Pan.-Am. Scientific Cong., 
Washington, 1915-16 ; app. asst. sec. of state Jan. 24, 
1917 ; E. E. and M. P. to the Netherlands and Lux- 
emburg Mar. 3, 1920 ; under sec. of state Mar. 31, 
1922; A. E. and P. to Belgium and E. E. and M. P. 
to Luxemburg Feb. 29, 1924 ; E. E. and M. P. to Can- 
ada Feb. 17, 1927 ; resigned Dec. 14, 1929 ; mem.. Presi- 
dent's Committee for Employment, 1931 ; chm., Mass. 
Emergency Committee for Unemployment, 1931-32 ; 
U. S. Commr., Permanent Commn. of Inquiry, U. S. 
and Latvia, 1930-33 ; app. under sec. of state Mar. 6, 
1933 ; del., London Naval Conf., 1935-36 ; app. A. E. 
and P. to Italy Aug. 4, 1936 ; married. 

Pickhardt, Adolf von Scheven (Capt.). — b. Nt'w York, 
N.Y., Dec. 13, 1891 ; Columbia Grammar Sch. grad. ; 
U.S.N. A. grad. 1913 ; assigned at naval att. and naval 
att. for air at Berlin Dec. 23, 1940 ; married. 

Pierson, Harry Hequembourg. — ^b. Moundsville, W. 
Va., July 27, 1906 ; Wayland Acad. grad. ; Bucknell, 
A.B. 1928; George Washington U. 1940- ; elk. and ac- 
countant 1928-30 ; elk. in Am. leg. at Bogota 1930-35 ; 
in Am. emb. at Paris 1935-38 ; app. divisional asst. at 
$2,600 in the Dept. of State Jan. 10, 1939 ; del. of 
Bucknell U., 8th Am. Scientific Cong., Washington, 



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1940; at $3,800 July 16, 1940; asst. sec. of U.S. dH., 
2d IiittT Am. Travel Cong., Mexico City, 1941; 
at $4,600 Nov. 1, 1941 ; married. — KC. 

Pilcher, James Byrd. — b. Dotlian. Ala., Sept. '-'8, 
1899; City Illph Sch. grad. ; Ala. Polytocli. Inst., B.S. 
in Ch. E. 1920. M.S. 1921 ; Officers' Training Sell. Oct- 
Dec. 1018 ; instr. in chemistry and pliysics In high sch. 
1921-23 ; cml. and sales work 1923-28 ; app. For. Ser. 
officer unclass. and v. c. of career Oct. 24, 1928; For. 
Ser. Sch. Nov. 5, 1928; v. c. at Nanking Mar. 29, 1929; 
at Hankow July 2. 1929 ; at Harbin Oct. 21, 1933 ; at 
Shanghai Mar. 21, 1935 ; class eight, cons., and cons, 
at Shanghai Oct. 1. 19:55; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 
17, 1937 ; 3d sec. at Pelplng Oct. 25, 1937 ; class seven 
May 1. 1938; 2d sec. at Teiplng May 12, 1938; class 
six Mar. 1. 1940 ; also cons, at Tientsin Apr. 1, 1940 ; 
cons, at Ami>y Apr. 17, 1941 ; married. 

Pilliod, Rosine G. — b. Maumee, Ohio ; Maumee High 
Sch. grad. ; university courses 1914—39 ; supervisor and 
classifler. Veterans' Admin., 1918-29; app. library asst. 
at $1,440 in the Dept. of State July 1, 1929 ; at $1,620 
June 1. 1930; at $1,680 July 3, 1930; at $1,800 Oct. 
1, 1931; at $2,000 Dec. 6, 1937; at $2,100 Apr. 16, 
1939.— Li. 

Pinkerton, Julian Larabie, — b. Versailles, Ky., Jan. 
21. 1894 : Rose Hill Acad. grad. ; U. of Ky., A.B. 1914 ; 
cml. and secretarial work 1915-17 ; U. S. Army 1917- 
19, capt. ; app. v. c. at Lisbon Jan. 8, 1920; v. c. 
of career of class three Oct. 26, 1921 ; v. c. at Loanda 
Dec. 14, 1921 ; at Durban Nov. 19, 1923 ; For. Ser. 
officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; v. c. at Port Elizabeth 
May 15, 1925; at Lisbon Dec. 30, 1925; class eight 
June 30, 1927 ; cons, and cons, at Lisbon July 16, 1927; 
at Bergen Apr. 10, 1930 ; class seven May 9, 1930 ; 
cons, at Rio de Janeiro Mar. 25, 1931 ; at Hamburg 
Dec. 27. 1934 (canceled) ; at Berlin Feb. 1, 1935 (can- 
celed) : sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 15, 1935; cons, at 
Port-au-I'rince Nov. 19, 1935 ; also 2d sec. at Port-au- 
Prince Dec. 3, 1935 ; class six Apr. 1, 1937 ; cons, at 
Jerusalem Aug. 27, 1937 ; at Rotterdam Dec. 30, 1938 
(canceled) ; at TorreOn Feb. 21, 1939; married. 

Pinkerton, Lowell Call.— b. Medora, 111., Oct. 24, 
1894; Louisiana (Mo.) High Sch.; William Jewell 
Coll., B.A. 1915; princiiml of high sch. 1915-16; supt. 
of sch. 1916-17 ; app. cons. asst. Sept. 4, 1917 ; to the 
Dept. Nov. 8, 1917; cons, of class seven Sept. 5, 1919; 
class six June 4, 1920; class Ave Aug. 23, 1922; de- 
tailed to London June 7, 1923 ; class four June 5, 
1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class five July 1, 1924 ; class 
four June 8. 1927 ; cons, at London Feb. 18, 1928 ; For. 
Ser. insp. Dec. 26, 1929; cLiss three May 9, 19.'!0 ; 
cons. gen. Apr. 10, 19:!l ; to the Dept. Aug. 20, 1933 ; 
dlr.. For. Ser. Officers' Training Sch., Sept. 2, 1933; 
mem.. For. Ser. Sch. Bd., 1933-37 ; class two Oct. 1, 
1935 : sec. in the Diplo. Ser. May 14, 1936 ; cons. gen. 
at Wellington July 7, 19.37 ; at Jerusalem Feb. 14, 1941 ; 
class one May 1, 1941 ; married. 

Piper, Earl Sanford (Capt.).— b. Centor. Mo.. F<b. 14, 
1905; New London High Sch. grad.; Hall's Prep. Sch. 
grad. ; l.'.S.N.A. grad. 1927 ; assigned as asst. naval 
att. at Mexico City Mar. 30, 1940 ; married. 



Pisar, Charles J. — b. Sheboygan, Wis., June 8, 1890; 
business seh. ; private tutors; studied law; newspaper 
business 4 yrs. ; private sec. 1909-12 ; cml. reporting 
in Buenos Aires 1913-14 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate 
gen. at Buenos Aires Oct. 1, 1914 ; v. c. at Buenos 
Aires Dec. 4, 1915; resigned Mar. 31, 1917; app. v. c. 
at Cape Town Sept. 14, 1917 ; v. c. of career of class 
three Sept. 27, 1919 ; v. c. at Cape Town Dec. 11, 1919 ; 
class two May 24, 1920 ; class one Nov. 17, 1921 ; cons, 
of class seven June 22, 1922 ; class six Aug. 23, 1922 ; 
con.s. at Rangoon Mar. 12, 1924 ; class Ave June 3, 
1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class six July 1, 1924 ; cons, 
at Calcutta, temp., Apr. 1, 1920; at Rangoon Aug. 12, 
1920; at Saloniki July 13, 1927; class five May 23, 
1929 : class four Feb. 27, 1931 ; eons, at Ghent May 
10, 1932 ; at Lyon June 26, 1933 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. and assigned as cons, at Liverpool Aug. 17, 1937 ; 
at Bri.stol, temp., Nov. l.j, 1940 ; at Liverpool Jan. 28, 
1941 ; married. 

Playter, Harold.— b. Qirard, Kans., Oct. 9, 1877; 
Collegiate Seh., Santa Barbara, grad. ; U. of Calif. 
1897-98 ; in mining business 1899-1907, 1908-14, 1916- 
19 ; collector 1907 ; farming, and writing short stories 
1914-16 ; app. cons, of class seven Sept. 5, 1919 ; 
cons, at Saltillo Oct. 1919 ; at Corinto July 21, 1921 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class eight July 1, 1924 ; class seven 
Aug. 8, 1924; cons, at Seville Apr. 22, 1926; at Lille 
Jan. 21, 1928 ; class six Dec. 26, 1929 ; at St. Michael 
Jan. 11, 1933 ; at Newcastle-on-Tyne Aug. 1, 1936 ; 
class five Apr. 1, 1937 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 
1937 ; married. 

Plitt, Edwin August. — b. Baltimore, Md., Oct. 2, 
1891 ; Baltimore Polytech. Inst., grad. 1910 ; archi- 
tectural student and quantity surveyor 1910-12 ; 
engineer 1912-15 ; contractor 1915 ; engineer, U.S. 
Reclamation Ser., 1916-17 ; U. S. Army 1917-19, over- 
seas service ; office mgr. in France for French-Am. 
company 1919-21 ; app. v.c. of career of class three 
Oct. 26, 1921 ; v.c. at Sofia Dec. 14, 1921 ; at Con- 
stantinople Aug. 21, 1922; class two Nov. 23, 1923; 
class one May 10, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 
1, 1924 ; class eight Feb. 24, 1925 ; cons. Mar. 3, 1925 ; 
cons, at Athens Apr. 14, 1926; class seven May 23, 
1929 ; class six Feb. 27, 1931 ; cons, at Paris Nov. 20, 
1933 ; class five June 1, 1937 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Sept. 16, 1937 ; also 2d sec. at Paris Oct. 9, 1937 ; 
class four Aug. 1, 1940; to the Dept. May 31, 1941; 
married. — SU. 

Polutnik, Ernest Valentine. — b. Cokedale, Mont., Feb. 
14, 1893; Bolt High Sch. grad.; business-sch. grad.; 
elk. in law office 1912-14 ; dep. elk. and county recorder 
1914-17 ; U. S. Army 1917-19, overseas service ; ac- 
countant and dep. elk. and county recorder 1919-24; 
app. elk. in Am. consulate at Glasgow May 19, 1925 ; 
V. c. at Glasgow June 13, 1927; at Dublin, temp., Apr. 
18, 1930 ; at Glasgow May 7, 1930 ; at Newciistle-on- 
Tyne, temp., June 16, 1930; at Glasgow July 18, 1930; 
at Budapest Jan. 9, 1931. 

Pool, John Cochran. — b. McDonough, Del., July 19, 
1905 ; Chestnut Hill Acad. grad. ; ficole Libre des Sci- 
ences Politiques 1925-26; U. of Del., A.B. 1927; instr.. 
Coll. of William and Mary, 1927-29; app. For. Ser. 



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officer unclass., v. c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Apr. 15, 1930 ; v. c. at Montreal Apr. 29, 19:W ; 
For. Ser. Sch. Sept. 27, 1930 ; v. c. at Montevideo 
Feb. 24, 1931 ; v. c. at Buenos Aires Mar. 21, 1932 ; 
at Hong Kong May 26, 1934 ; v. c. and 3d sec. at La 
raz June 4, 1940 ; class eight May 1, 1941. 

Poole, Richard Armstrong. — h. Yokohama, Japan, of 
Am. parents, Apr. 29, 1919; Summit (N. J.) High Sch. 
grad. ; Ilaverford Coll., B. S. 1940 ; app. For. Ser. 
officer unclass., v. c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Mar. 20, 1941 ; v. c. at Montreal Mar. 28, 1941. 

Porter, William James. — b. Stalybridge, England, 
Sept. 1. 1914 ; naturalized 1936 ; B.M.C. Durfee High 
Sch. (Fall River, Mass.) grad.; business-sch. grad.; 
Boston Coll. 1930-32 ; elk. 1933-36 ; sec. to Am. mi